Venue Hire

Venue Hire Table Setting

The Homestead is ideal venue to hire for wedding ceremonies, receptions and private functions or parties for up to 80 guests for a formal seated dinner and 130 for a standing cocktail function. We also hold Corporate functions, meetings and team building days.

2020/2021

Wellington Venue Hire

Gear Homestead Venue hire prices for weekends.

Summer: 1st October 2019 – 30th April 2020 

Whole house and grounds for full day (3pm-12am) – $1,900 +GST

Whole house and grounds for half day (5pm – 10pm) – $1,600 +GST

Upstairs or downstairs rooms only, for full day (3pm-12am) – $1,500 +GST

Upstairs or downstairs rooms only, for half day (5pm – 10pm) $1,200 +GST

Winter and Spring: 1st May 2020  – 30th September 2020 

Whole house and grounds for full day (3pm -12am) – $1,600 +GST

Whole house and grounds for half day (5pm-10pm) – $1250 +GST

Upstairs or downstairs rooms only, for full day (3pm -12am) – $1000 +GST

Upstairs or downstairs rooms only, for half day (5pm – 10pm) $800 +GST

Summer: 1st October 2020 – 30th April 2021 

Whole house and grounds for full day (3pm-12am) – $2,000 +GST

Whole house and grounds for half day (5pm – 10pm) – $1,700 +GST

Upstairs or downstairs rooms only, for full day (3pm-12am) – $1,600 +GST

Upstairs or downstairs rooms only, for half day (5pm – 10pm) $1,300 +GST

Winter and Spring: 1st May 2021  – 30th September 2021 

Whole house and grounds for full day (3pm -12am) – $1,700 +GST

Whole house and grounds for half day (5pm-10pm) – $1350 +GST

Upstairs rooms only for full day (3pm -12am) – $1250 +GST

Upstairs rooms only for half day  (5pm – 10pm) $1000 +GST

Included in 2020/2021 venue hire price:
  1. The use of all the grounds, and allocated area you have requested in the house.
  2. All tables and chairs, use of benches outside, beanbags, and outside games if required.
  3. Red Herring Catering will sit and discuss your ideas and create a menu to suit your function and budget. Please note we do not allow any other caterers in Gear.
  4. Consultations and tasting of canapes.
  5. Cake table, tablecloth and knife for cutting the cake.
  6. Note that we include the cost of the cleaning in the venue hire, however if there is a substantial amount of cleaning afterword’s there will be a charge of $150.00
  7. We have a full liquor licence and do not allow any drinks brought on the premises for consumption.
  8. All prices are excluding GST
  9. We do not supply decorations, but you are more than welcome to decorate the venue  without marking the walls or wood in the house.

Email -rherring@xtra.co.nz -for more information     or to start planning your event.