Wedding Venues

Considering wedding venues…

Beautiful historical homesteads – Caccia Birch House, Wharerata, the Chalet on the Lake beside the Centennial Lagoon and the beautiful Palmerston North Victoria Esplanade Gardens provide a choice of beautiful wedding venues for your magical wedding day in Palmerston North.

Caccia Birch House

90 year old elms, oaks and chestnut trees line the sweeping driveway. A Terraced rose garden, herb garden, 100 year old wisteria walkway all help to create Caccia Birch House in Palmerston North as one of the outstanding wedding venues in Palmerston North.


Wharerata homestead was originally built in 1901 and is now one of Manawatu’s premiere wedding venues. Weddings are provided for by arrangement. Close to the city, airport, arterial routes and accommodation, Wharerata is positioned to welcome and host any size and style. Weddings from 50 to 500 guests. Many brides choose to have their wedding ceremony in the beautiful gardens that surround Wharerata Homestead.

Chalet on the Lake

If you are after a private, small wedding away from the hustle and bustle of the city, the Chalet is for you. Originally built in the mid-60s, this character building overlooking the lagoon and park is tranquil and captivating. It is a popular venue for weddings in Palmerston North.

We all know weddings can be stressful…

Take some stress out of your wedding plans – simply direct your guests to our website. Here they can view all our accommodation – check our rates and availability and book online for themselves. Hassle free for you – and relaxed guests knowing they have accommodation reserved to suit.

Harringtons Motor Lodge is located within 2km of these popular wedding venues in Palmerston North.