Porirua Wedding Venue

The Gear Homestead is the perfect wedding venue only minutes from Porirua City and 20 minutes to Wellington CBD. We offer a variety of wedding packages to help you celebrate your special day.  Enjoy your wedding reception in the natural light overlooking Porirua estuary in our tranquil cottage setting.

For your small weddings we have a maximum of 80 people seated upstairs, however you can always have a large outside wedding in our magnificent grounds overlooking the estuary.

We can tailor the perfect wedding package to suit you and your guests which includes the venue, catering, staff and all of the bells and whistles you want. For a touch of decadence, hire a marquee and dance the night away with your friends and family! When you book your wedding with Gear Homestead, the bride and groom are sure to have a magical experience.

Included in 2020 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 us to start planning your event.

Wedding Catering

Red Herring Catering provide high end simple elegant cuisine to celebrate your wedding day.

Please click below for sample food and menus.

Standup menu      Buffet and BBQ Menu     Sit-down-menus 

We are also more than happy to create a menu for you to suit your occasion and budget.

Please note our prices may change at any time

Email – rherring@xtra.co.nz- for more information


Bride and Groom at Porirua Wedding Venue