You’ll get a great reception – The ‘other best man’ at your wedding will be Heino Martschinke. He and his wife Anne have helped plan, create and oversee literally thousands of beautiful weddings, in fact they are two of Brisbane’s most experienced wedding planners. They will make sure that your wedding day is as spectacular as the venue, and their friendly, professionally trained team will instil you with utmost confidence.
Once again the possibilities are almost endless. From a small gathering (min. 65 guests) right up to the largest Greek or Indian-style celebrations, Riverside Receptions with ensure that your dream wedding is just how you imagined it. The ideal theme, colour scheme, room layout, table settings…everything will be just perfect. We offer you a choice of two fully inter-connecting rooms: the supremely popular 200-seat River Room overlooking the lawns and the river, and the super-impressive Main Ballroom (with its polished sprung dance floor) which seats 400 guests.
Weddings can be held on the premises, or out on the manicured lawns to enjoy the stunning river views and the balmy Brisbane climate (with a contingency plan to move indoors if the weather becomes decidedly un-balmy!)
Special wedding facilities include bride’s change room, bar and table service, reliable sound system, VIP red carpet and practically anything your heart desires. It’s your big day and your wish is our command.
As for food, it’s a case of quantity and quality. From more-ish hors d’oeuvres and cocktail nibblies to sumptuous mains and mouth-watering desserts, everything – including prime meat, succulent seafood, and the freshest fruits and vegetable – is sourced locally and lovingly prepared by master chefs in our own kitchen. As you can see from our menus, we cater for all tastes and all budgets.
Small wonder Riverside Receptions has been the venue for a host of weddings from the same family groups. They have such happy memories of their special wedding day, many couples return here to renew their vows.