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The perfect backdrop for your marquee wedding…

Canterbury offers an abundance of incredible wedding venues. Whether you’re after ocean views, a country outlook, total luxury or a lavish estate, Silk Estate work alongside jaw dropping venues to ensure you have a venue which ticks all the boxes.

Enjoy searching for your perfect marquee venue from our list below.

Trott's Garden

Combining picturesque garden landscapes and their amazing EA Networks Pavilion, this venue can seat up to 250 people, you can have your whole day in this beautiful paradise.

Longbeach Estate

Amazing chef style kitchen facilities on site, room for dance floor or ceremony inside in the timeless hall, ample room to set up a marquee in the stunning grounds.

Hemsworth Estate

Beautiful homestead which houses accommodation for the bridal party. Use of a Silk Estate marquee on the lawns while enjoying your ceremony and canapés in the gardens.

Riccarton House

Riccarton House & Bush is a unique Heritage Site consisting of two historic buildings, flanked by beautiful gardens and native bush.

Monavale (Iris Lawn)

A garden ceremony beside the River Avon, canapes & champagne on the patio while your guests play croquet, quoits and giant jenga, and punting the Avon.



Small Fete Marquees