The Summer House

Botanical Gardens, 2 Walker St, Castlemaine VIC, Australia ·
Min. 1 hour
·
500
Mount Alexander Shire Council

Hosted by Mount Alexander Shire Council

SpacetoCo Host since March 2022 · 5k bookings

Mount Alexander Shire is known for its local food and wine, vibrant arts community and breathtaking natural surrounds. Perfectly located in Central Victoria, just over an hour from Melbourne by car or train.

This space contains 2 different areas that can be booked independently.

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The Summer House

Min. 1 hour
500
This is a public garden, we cannot guarantee exclusive use of spaces booked for private functions.


About this space

The Summer House (location 6 on map) is a timber rotunda like structure. The reconstructed version, which was originally built in 1872, was erected in 2000 after a successful fundraising effort by the Friends of Castlemaine Botanic Gardens.

Booking schedule

Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun
1 AM
2 AM
3 AM
4 AM
5 AM
6 AM
7 AM
8 AM
9 AM
10 AM
11 AM
12 PM
1 PM
2 PM
3 PM
4 PM
5 PM
6 PM
7 PM
8 PM
9 PM
10 PM
11 PM

Extra items and charges

This space has extra items and charges that can be added to your booking. Some may be required depending on your booking time and type, which will be shown at the checkout.

Event over 50 people
$239.90 per booking
There is a cost for events that have more than 50 people in attendance
Council Public Liability Insurance
$22.10 per booking
Council Public Liability Insurance. Not available for sporting or commercial events. For full conditions, please contact Council venue staff.

Amenities

Family Friendly Outdoor Area Free Parking Toilets Wheelchair Friendly Playground/ Playspace BYO Permitted Bins

Suitable for

Birthday General Celebration Baby Shower Community Group Meet Up Engagement Marriage Proposal Wedding Ceremony

Location

Botanical Gardens, 2 Walker St, Castlemaine VIC, Australia

Opening times

Monday

24 hours

Tuesday

24 hours

Wednesday

24 hours

Thursday

24 hours

Friday

24 hours

Saturday

24 hours

Sunday

24 hours

Rules

  • All areas are a public space and exclusive use cannot be guaranteed.

  • Pegs and stakes are not to be placed in the ground. If a marquee (or similar structure) is being erected these are to be secured with weights.

  • Remove all rubbish from the site and leave the area clean.

  • Vehicle access is only allowed with Council's prior approval. Where permission is granted, entry should be through designated points, travel should be done at a walking pace, and all vehicles must stay on walkways at all times.

Additional details

Host's Cancellation Policy
100% refund on cancellations up until 7 days before your booking. After that, cancel and get a 90% refund.
Parking and Public Transport Information
  • There is free parking available at the site.

  • The gardens are 1.5 kilometres away from the Castlemaine Train Station, which is about a 20-minute walk.

Space Terms and Conditions

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