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Warrawong Woolshed

You don’t have to travel beyond the black stump to host a sophisticated soiree in a historic country venue. Warrawong, in Melton, is a rare 19th-Century Heritage Listed bluestone shearing shed that once serviced the major pastoral estate Exford, which, at its peak, covered over 100,000 acres. This is the closest you’ll get to bush-dance country so near to Melbourne.

Capacity Seated Max 120 Guests       Cocktail 60 – 200 Guests
Venue Hire: $2,500.00
Venue Hire includes: Exclusive use of the venue for your event, 2 days prior and 2 days post event for set up and pack down.
Use of 2 bedroom Cottage and 1 Bedroom Hermitage for 4 nights, camping available onsite.



Built in the mid-to-late 1850s by a notable squatter, it sits on property affording panoramic views of Werribee River, Exford Reservoir, and the Toolern Creek valley. In the early 20th Century its owners included a well-known female racing motorist – and the first Australian to compete in Monte Carlo - a world-ranking polo player, and the managing director of the Swallow and Ariel Biscuit Company.

Warrawong Shearing Shed’s historic appeal, generous dimensions, arcadian setting and proximity to the city make it a unique venue choice.

Kick-up your heels at a hoe-down: hay bales, square dancing, a hearty buffet and an authentic bush band.

Or perhaps Squattocracy Posh is more your style: a sophisticated dinner party in the landed-gentry style, with scene-stealing décor, elegant tableware, fine food, and classy entertainment.

For a party-with-a-twist, stage the most incongruously themed event for a bush shed: a corporate product launch, an evening of cocktails and jazz – maybe a luau!

Whether you’re planning a large-scale event or an intimate gathering of gourmands, let your imagination run wild – and let ACC make it real.

Services include:

  • Food and Beverage Catering
  • Theme Consultation
  • AV and Technical Support
  • Entertainment
  • Security
  • Equipment Hire

Price: Venue Hire: $2,500.00
Venue Hire includes: Exclusive use of the venue for your event, 2 days prior and 2 days post event for set up and pack down.
Use of 2 bedroom Cottage and 1 Bedroom Hermitage for 4 nights, camping available onsite.


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Hi Pete and the crew,

Just wanted to send through a quick thank you note for making our wedding day at The Warrawong Woolshed a very special one.

It was such a fantastic day!!! One we will certainly never forget! You really did make our wedding such a very special occasion, and we cannot express in words how much we really appreciate everything you have done for us.

The day ran so smoothly and it was just perfect in every way imaginable. The guests couldn’t stop complimenting everything from the food, the venue, the atmosphere and just the entire event, particularly the absolutely fantastic crew.

Thank you again, Brad and i can’t thank you enough. We can’t wait to recommend you to everyone we know!!!!

Many thanks and regards

Mr & Mrs Day....


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