"For those who love, time is eternal"
Annsleigh Gardens is a stunning event venue located in Ridgley, just ten minutes from Burnie & in the midst of Tasmania's North West. With five glorious acres of English style gardens & The Conservatory which seats one hundred, we have the ideal space for your ceremony, celebration and so much more.
We’ve been making dreams come true for almost sixty years; with our incredibly beautiful venue and amazing event network. Contact us to learn how we can make your special day everything you’ve dreamed of… and more.
At Annsleigh we aim to offer a full menu of wedding options so keep an eye on our social media pages for news!
WEDDING & EVENT TOURS.
CONTACT us on 03 6435 7229, wedding/event tours require an appointment to enable us to spend one on one time with you.
Our wedding and event introduction tours take about 2 hours, bookings are essential to enable us to devote uninterrupted
time to wandering the gardens and getting to know your ideas and wishes.
A Little About Us
WE MAKE IT EASY WITH A SINGLE VENUE HIRE FEE!
From a forest glade to a cherry tree garden, we have five glorious acres of sensational garden locations.
Every single item of décor is yours AT NO EXTRA CHARGE whatsoever! This includes plateware, flatware, chargers, glassware, coolers, commercial kitchens are free for your caterers to use, candelabra (big big big outdoor ones), fairy lit chandeliers, tables, chairs, barrels and so much more. All you add is catering and beverage! See our brochure for details.
Annsleigh Gardens High Tea event
Sunday October 30th 2022
Our highly anticipated High Tea finally has a date!!
Join us for a vast array (think no lunch beforehand) of delectable sweet and savoury items with free all day tea & coffee as well as a complimentary glass of sparkling wine on being seated.
We start with our house made RASPBERRY SHOTS, a delicious concoction eaten with a spoon and made from local organic raspberries - divine! You will then be served a huge variety of Annsleigh house made pastries, organic rose petal sandwiches with rose petal jelly, and so much more on our vintage High Tea stands and vintage crockery.
ENTRY FROM 11AM - HIGH TEA SERVED PROMPTLY AT 1.30
You will be served your complimentary glass of sparkling wine upon being seated and wander our stunning 5 acres either before or after enjoying your High Tea.
Tickets $85 per person, inclusive of all day garden entry, glorious High Tea, all day tea & coffee as well as a glass of bubbles.
Wines and beer at bar prices, served from 11am.
We will also be announcing our special cocktails of the day very soon.
*** Numbers strictly limited so book your table early to avoid dissapointment ***
DRESS TO IMPRESS.
MOBILE DESSERT STATION
Who doesn't like a dessert station?
ANNSLEIGH is offering a brand new dessert option, your own little van serving your guests the most delectable desserts ever!
Please call us for details.
Hand made just for you
Our dessert station van can be located within our stunning gardens
There is nothing more important for your special event than knowing that every detail is taken care of. We work very closely with you and your planners to ensure everything goes off without a hitch. Book our event venue today and make sure you reserve the best date available.
WEDDINGS & EVENTS
Annsleigh Gardens is five acres of amazing flowery spaces, beautiful forested glades and to top it of, a one hundred seat Conservatory. Wherever you look, there are peaceful intimate locations for every taste.
We are here to help you
At Annsleigh we are committed to helping create your dream event. Of course, we all have different visions, so we offer flexible options to suit you.
With so many menu options available, we can offer flexible menus. Canape tables in the gardens, dessert bars, grazing tables...whatever takes your fancy! You decide and we can make it happen.
Location, location, location
With 5 glorious acres of gardens, outdoor rooms and private spaces - we are sure you will find the special location for your ceremony and celebration.
Why not use different parts of the garden for your reception? Canapes in the Japanese garden, Feast Tables in The Conservatory, dessert table by The Folly - all you need do is make a wish - we will embrace your vision to create the magic you wish for..
Want to know more about what we can offer you? Give us a call.
ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW!
Weddings at Annsleigh Gardens
Five glorious private acres of English gardens, a 100 seat celebration space – all for your exclusive use.
“How do I love thee? Let me count the ways” Elizabeth Barret Browning.
WHO WE ARE
Thank you for considering Annsleigh when planning your wedding. We are located in the stunning mid North West of Tasmania close to Ridgley, a peaceful 5 acres of stunning English gardens filled with private spaces for ceremonies & celebrations.
At Annsleigh, we include all we can in the venue hire package – that way there are no surprises. Venue hire includes (outdoor items) up to 60 white Americana outdoor chairs, folding outdoor tables, hanging lanterns, fairy lit glass spheres, every item of outdoor décor (you choose) we have.
We will supply a registry table & chairs, heaps of vintage outdoor tables and chairs for your guests to relax in whilst your photographs are being taken, double wedding swing, fairy light chandeliers, shepherds’ hooks with hanging vases, easels, and much more. We include vintage ice troughs FILLED WITH ICE. We also include all indoor items, use of kitchens & fridges, our glassware, serving ware, table décor, all seating, tables etc.
With so many gorgeous spaces for ceremonies, we know you will be spoilt for choice.
We have many catering partners available and lots of ideas for outdoors. You may wish to be seated in a marquee or out on the lawns. High Tea receptions under the spreading trees are truly spectacular!
We have included complimentary travel between garden locations in our stunning “Little Annie”, an electric golf buggy. Our driver is at your disposal – this is particularly helpful for brides in heels and folk with mobility issues.
Our beautiful artisan made tables are locally sourced and have emerged from a single tree.
Wine & Beverage
We know everyone wants flexibility so we offer that in spades! If you prefer BYO beverage, that’s fine, we will organise cooling and drink station set up or indoor service should you wish. Talk to us about your preferred options.
Thank you again for considering Annsleigh Gardens for your very special day, as always we look forward to assisting you in every way possible.
Ian & Karin
(Minimum, we are always adding more!)
Unlimited meetings, visits and assistance during planning stage
Staff to help supplier bump in and bump out (so you can relax)
Access to site on day prior to event (if we have no event that day)
Free wedding planner book
Use of 2 x Bluetooth microphones
Free use of chillers for your beverages for 3 days leading up to your event
Totally private use of ENTIRE property and stunning gardens
Outdoor tables and chairs for up to 80 guests
White Americana ceremony chairs
Super-sized candelabra x 2 complete with greenery & candles
2 x wine barrels with floral décor
Numerous chandeliers with fairy lights at your ceremony location
Double wedding swing
Registry table with two chairs
Many vintage outdoor garden seats and benches
Drink station at your choice of location including ice & ice buckets
Hanging lanterns in trees and around ceremony
Free use of dedicated buggy driver to transport you around gardens
All day RSA accredited beverage service team member
Easels, blackboards & signage
Parking attendant and preferred parking for mobility impaired guests
3 full time staff members to assist you
Assistance with décor planning
Your reception within The Conservatory (up to 100 guests)
10 stunning locally handmade native timber tables
All plate ware, flatware, stunning Baroque chargers and glassware including set up
Fairy light curtains at either or both ends of The Conservatory
RSA accredited staff member for beverage service plus managers
Greenery, candle and lantern décor on all indoor tables, many items to choose from
Full use of commercial kitchen by your caterer
Cake plates, stands, knives and cakeage at no charge
High Tea stands and serving ware if required
Tea, coffee and water for your guests
How to find us.
Located in the mid North of Tasmania close to beaches, ancient forests and Cradle Mountain; with so many activities close by we are sure your guests will take the opportunity to take some of the amazing walks, visit some of Burnie’s wine and whiskey sites and wander through historic Stanley. If you are arriving from Devonport, turn left from the Bass Highway at Burnie onto the Cradle Mountain Highway, you will reach Annsleigh in less than 10 minutes. Drive to the corner of Cradle Mountain Highway and Metaira Road and turn left – you have arrived.
Ph: 03 6435 7229
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How Did We Do?
Karragon & Jesse
A truly stunning day for this lovely couple. Congratulations!
CHELSEA & KYLE
Congratulations to Mr & Mrs B!
The most amazing couple ever.
Shannon & Sam
Congratulations Mr & Mrs R !
A beautiful couple, inside & out.
Bianca & Anthony
Congratulations Mr & Mrs W!
An amazing day for a fabulous couple!
"The Laneway" is a superb destination for any event or for your private celebration!
Call us on 6435 7229 for details!
Why not contact us for an appointment to explore the entire 5 acre gardens; inspect The Conservatory which seats up to 100. With so many private spaces for your ceremony or celebration, we are sure you will be mesmerised by the stunning setting.
“When the power of love overcomes the love of power
The world will know peace”
Guide to our services
WE ARE NOT JUST A SUPERB GARDEN OR WEDDING LOCATION, THINK HIGH TEA, BIRTHDAY, CONFERENCE AND MORE.
OF COURSE, IF YOU ARE A SAND BETWEEN YOUR TOES KIND OF BRIDE, WE ALSO HAVE A SURPRISE NEW VENUE JUST FOR YOU!
Annsleigh Gardens is an amazing celebration venue; be it Wedding, Baby Shower, High Tea (even teenage High Teas available), Hen's Parties, Birthday celebrations or as a private, exclusive location for your next conference or staff function.
Our garden tours are simply amazing, come and wander through five glorious acres.
For any special requests you might have, we’ve got the services and connections around Tasmania to make them happen.
WE ARE NOT JUST ABOUT WEDDINGS!
ANNSLEIGH HAS SO MUCH TO OFFER...COME AND VISIT!
Be it Weddings, High Teas, Birthdays or a special celebration. We are here to help.
Our dedicated and detail-oriented venue partners guarantee the success of your special occasion by providing personalised Event Planning services that meet and exceed expectations.
Annsleigh Gardens offers a range of planning options to perfectly complement your celebration.
BYO Wedding Planner! There is a wonderful selection of talented event organisers in Tasmania for you to choose from.
We are available for public and private events, contact us for details.
Guided & walking Garden tours
An Exquisite Experience!
30 MINUTE FULLY GUIDED GOLF BUGGY TOURS NOW AVAILABLE, just $10 per person. "Little Annie", an electric 4 seat buggy is the ideal way to get around the entire five acres of stunning gardens.
Annsleigh is a renowned venerable English style garden of some 60 years of age. Filled with many important trees and historical points, you will never fail to be in awe of the wonderful floral displays and items of interest throughout the gardens. With five acres to wander through, be sure to make plenty of time to share the joy!
Gardens and garden tours are open by appointment, so please call us to plan your visit.
We are a dog friendly garden so why not share this beautiful space with your doggy friend (on leads please).
Morning or afternoon tea for your tour group? No problem, call us for details.
"There is always music amongst the trees in the garden, but our hearts must be quiet to hear it"