Eloping in the real sense of the word has changed. Now, when people say they eloped, it’s often in a line up of other ceremonies, all crammed into one location for the day. They still take along their family and friends and have a small ‘reception’ somewhere else afterwards. They share the cost of styling, set up and other costs, which makes it a budget friendly way to get hitched. But I wouldn’t really call it eloping. I’ll pretend I’m hip and cool for just a moment, and refer to Wikipedia for the definition of the word ‘Elope’ instead of referring to a dictionary. Wikipedia defines eloping as More colloquially, elopement is often used to refer to a marriage conducted in sudden and secretive fashion, usually involving a hurried flight away from one’s place of residence together with one’s beloved with the intention of getting married. I have listened to a number of couples recently, who have said they have had difficulty finding places that cater to couples who truly want to elope. So I called a friend of mine. She owns a really unique property called Rollingston Station and has opened the property to special couples wanting a magical day for their wedding. She has also noticed an increase in ‘real elopement’ enquiries from couples who literally just want to ‘run away and get married’. So like all good ideas which come after a few glasses of wine, we have decided to do something about it. We have …Read More
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Rollingston Station is a 4 day Wedding Hire Venue. There’s a lot more venue prep than the average event! Every wedding has a different Setup, Vendors and Suppliers! Our prices are based on our Bride & Groom wedding requirements. We are flexible and would prefer to talk to you directly about your function. Your Wedding can take 2 days to setup and it’s not over when the wedding is done! It can take 1 – 2 days to pull down and remove from site.
June Photo Shoot ~ Winter is here! June Photo Shoot at Rollingston Station ~ Showcasing the highly popular Peonies and Native Blooms from Northside Flower Market. Peonies and unstructured Native Bridal Bouquet. Photos are all taken on my iPhone 6 “Love the bouquet colours against the rural backdrop” Those flowers are beautiful! LOVE Peonies
Planning a Teepee or Marquee Reception? Rollingston Station ~ Is a Blank Canvas Wedding Venue in the Brisbane Valley. Transform a paddock into a unique wedding venue! The newest exclusive rustic country wedding venue ~ Esk BYO ~ Wedding Venue Come and experience one of the newest idyllic wedding settings that SE QLD has to offer. Our Wedding Package are designed to meet your needs and ensure a memorable day for all. Please contact our wedding coordinator to discuss your personal style, needs and budget. Please call us today!
OUR 1st REAL WEDDING! Chris + Stef 2/4/2016 SURPRISE WEDDING! Chris + Stef Surprise! We’re getting married … today! Surprise and wedding are not two words normally put together. On the Saturday 2nd April most guests thought they were attending an engagement party but SURPRISE! Chris and Stefanie married in front of their family and friends under the beautiful mature Silky Oak tree in front of the old Slab Hut. Our congratulations go to Chris and Stefanie on your Wedding and thank you for selecting our venue, Rollingston Station as the backdrop for your special day. Can I have a drum roll please? I am so excited to share with you this relaxed and romantic rustic country wedding! Team of Suppliers Wedding, Ceremony & Reception Venue ~ Rollingston Station Brides’s Accommodation ~ Twilight 2 Twilight Country Retreats Ceremony Seating Hay Bales and Quilts ~ Quick Stitch Quilting Photographer ~ Candy Kiss Photography Horse and Carriage Hire ~ Cinderella Carriages Hire Celebrant ~ Sharyn Phillips DJ ~ Aaron Caterers ~ The Golden Roast – Charmaine Leighton Bus ~ Transport Network Australia Marquee ~ Brisbane Valley Hire and Sales Hair & Make-up ~ Art and Soul Beauty Games Hire ~ Yard Party Hire Cake Decorator: Little Lisa’s Cakes Kilcoy Flowers ~ By the Bride Wedding Planning and Styling ~ Nikita Pearson
Congratulation on your engagement! Your next mission is planning your wedding day celebrations! Congratulations! You are about to undertake an incredible journey, the efforts of which will only be brought to fruition on your wedding day! Do you want to get married this year??? Pick a date for 2016 and it’s yours!! Unique Venue Hire Rollingston Station is a picturesque working cattle property, nestled in the Brisbane Valley on Lake Wivenhoe. Rollingston Station is a blank canvas with breathtaking 360 views and is available for weddings, events and photo shoots. Design your day your way!
OUR 1st REAL WEDDING! On the 2nd April 2016 marked the start of a new venture for Rollingston Station, as we delved fully into Rustic Country Weddings. Our congratulations go to Chris and Stefanie who confirmed their love for each other under the beautiful mature Silky Oak tree in front of the old Slab Hut. Looking forward to more photos coming soon…
THANK YOU! Wedding Photo Shoot at Rollingston Station ~ New Private Wedding Venue Brisbane Wedding Photographer ~ Troy Hotchkis Brides Bouquet ~ Northside Flower Market Hay Bale Quilt Covers ~ Quick Stitch Quilting Photos courtesy of Troy Hotchkis
Our 1st Open Day!! Thank you everyone for your lovely support!
THEN & NOW ~ Photos of Tennis Court on the North-East side of the Homestead. THEN AND NOW