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About us

Minutes from the city, in its own gardens on the absolute lakefront of Lake Burley Griffin, The Boat House is the ultimate Canberra wedding venue. With a reputation built on its award-winning kitchen and unsurpassed service, a wedding held here will be one to remember. Whether you are after a lakeside garden wedding, a relaxed reception with sumptuous canapés or a more formal dining affair, the stunning water views of Lake Burley Griffin, and sophisticated atmosphere make it a unique setting to celebrate your special day.

Offering a unique opportunity to host a truly exceptional wedding reception, The Boat House was recently announced the Best Canberra Wedding Venue in the Restaurant and Catering Awards. You can rest assured knowing your special day will be the best it can be.

In an enchanting atmosphere situated in its own private parklands, The Boat House boasts absolute waterfront views of Lake Burley Griffin. Watch the beautiful sunset over Lake Burley Griffin as the day’s colourful palettes fade away to reveal the lights of the Kingston Foreshore dancing across the water.

The owner of this Canberra wedding venue James Souter will work personally with you to design a day that reflects you and the memorable experience you would like to provide for your loved ones.

On the day, you and your guests will enjoy our tradition of outstanding service, and the warmth and professionalism of our team whilst taking in the stunning view of Lake Burley Griffin. We love the joy of weddings, and your happiness is our benchmark of success.

Perfectly executed excellence. Our sophisticated cuisine draws on the best available seasonal produce to create sumptuous and interesting dishes. Your menu will reflect the creativity and class of our award winning fine dining restaurant. Head Chef John Leverink and his team promise to inspire and delight your guests with exciting aesthetics and flavours.

Venue Features

  1. Air conditioning
  2. AV Equipment
  3. Baby sitting
  4. Bar
  5. Barbecue
  6. Barn
  7. Bathroom/s
  8. Bride's staging room
  9. BYO alcohol
  10. Camping facilities
  11. Ceremony site
  12. Chaircovers
  13. Chairs
  14. Chapel
  15. Clean-up
  16. Co-ordinator
  17. Dance floor
  18. Decorations
  19. Disabled toilet
  20. Fire pit
  21. Food/bar service
  22. Gardens
  23. Generator
  24. High chairs
  25. In-house catering
  26. Kitchen
  27. Lift/s
  28. Marquee
  29. Multiple event spaces
  30. Music
  31. Non-smoking
  32. Open fireplace
  33. Parking
  34. Pet friendly
  35. Power
  36. Stage
  37. Styling
  38. Tables
  39. Tableware
  40. Tasting
  41. Teepee
  42. Tent
  43. Toilet/s
  44. Valet Parking
  45. Wet weather option
  46. Wheelchair access
  47. Wifi
  48. Winery
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