How far are you from Melbourne CBD?
Based on the western slopes of Mount Macedon, MMW is only a short 50 minute drive from Melbourne. We are located 30 minutes from the airport and in the heart of the Macedon Regional Forest.
Do you have wheelchair access?
We do have portable wheelchair access into our reception space. Please do let us know if you require ramps so the MMW staff can be fully prepared.
What wines do you have at MMW?
MMW has a boutique vineyard of just over 6,000 vines. We grow pinot noir, chardonnay and sparkling grapes, all of which do extremely well at our high altitude and in the cool climate region of the Macedon Ranges.
Do you have a wet weather option for ceremony?
We are in the process of turning a lovely old barn into the perfect rustic under cover ceremony option. Set right next to the MMW vineyard and overlooking the Black forest, this location is sure to impress you and your guests.
When will the barn be ready?
The barn is in the final stages of development and (providing there are no delays) will be restored and ready to use for weddings by the end of 2017.
Do you do weekday weddings?
We can host your special day any day of the week. Please contact us for special midweek packages (Monday – Thursday)
What is your venues maximum capacity?
Our main reception space has a maximum capacity of 110 guests for a sit-down wedding (still allowing space for a dance floor) and 160 guests for a cocktail wedding. If your numbers exceed this, we have some spectacular locations for marquee weddings and outdoor options. Please contact us for more information on marquee weddings.
What is the latest time my wedding can conclude?
The latest finish time for a wedding celebration at MMW is 12:30am. This is due to liquor licence restrictions beyond this point.
Can we source our own food catering?
You are absolutely welcome to source your own food catering. Whether it be a 3 course meal, barbeque or food trucks, we are happy for you to get creative and source an option that will suit you and your guests most! We also have partnered with a great catering company who can assist with creating a personalised package just for you.
How do we go about hosting a marquee wedding?
If you would like to host a marquee wedding, please let us know so we can provide you with our recommended marquee hire companies! There is a range of tents to choose from at all different prices, so you are bound to find something that will suit your needs.
Do you host corporate events during the week?
We have a great space for corporate functions and are able to host these events during the week. Please contact us for further information and tailored quotes for your next corporate function.
Do you have accommodation on-site?
There are no group accommodation options on-site, however plenty of local options available within a 5 to 10 minute drive from MMW. Please contact us on 0488 999 361 for our recommendations.
Do you host events other than weddings?
From large private events to small intimate gatherings, we are able to provide you with a personalised package to suit your needs. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive further information.
Do you offer wine tastings for large groups?
At this stage we are unable to conduct wine tastings for groups over 8 people.
Do you charge for wine tastings?
There is a $3 per person or $5 per group fee for all wine tastings. This fee is waived if a glass or bottle of wine is purchased after the tasting.
What time do you take wine tastings?
We are able to take wine tastings during our weekend open hours – 11:30am to 4:30pm. This is subject to change throughout the year and may not be applicable during our busy lunch periods.
How do we know when the MMW restaurant and cellar door is open?
Please call 0488 999 361 prior to your visit to ensure the MMW grounds aren’t closed for a wedding or private event. You can also visit the home page of the website for weekend hours and any news or upcoming events.
Do you open for dinner?
At this stage MMW is only open for lunches and wine tastings on Saturday’s and Sunday’s. For all news and updates, please take a look on the home page of the website.
What hours are you open?
Mount Macedon Winery is open on a range of Saturday’s and Sunday’s throughout the year, from 11:30am to 4:30pm. Please call 0488 999 361 if you would like to make a booking in our restaurant.
What type of food do you serve in your restaurant?
We have a focus on serving and showcasing local produce, sourced from the Macedon Ranges. Our menu offers a variety of grazing boards, freshly made pizzas and desserts and can be altered for all dietary requirements.
How many people does the MMW Retreat accommodate?
The MMW Retreat is suitable for couples with up to two small children. With a kitchenette, wood fire, private deck, spa bath, king bed and a local hamper, the MMW Retreat is the perfect place for a weekend getaway.
Do you have a minimum night stay?
The MMW Retreat has a 2 night minimum night stay on weekends and a 1 night minimum night stay during the week (Monday – Friday).
Are you pet friendly?
Unfortunately, due to our farm animals we are not a pet friendly accommodation site. However we are a pet friendly restaurant, but your furry friends will need to be on a leash at all times.
How many people does the MMW Homestead accommodate?
The MMW Homestead is available for wedding bookings only and can sleep up to 8 guests (3 bedrooms plus 1 fold out couch). Please contact us for pricing and availability.
Do you have a minimum night stay?
The MMW Homestead has a 2 night minimum night stay.