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HAWKESDING DANG I DO !
Our packages can include accommodation for up to 15 of your beloved friends or family in our elegant homestead and cottages. Start planning your beautiful country wedding today.
Planning an elopement or micro wedding? We do that too !
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WEDDING DATES AVAILABLE IN
2023 & 2024
HAWKESBURY COUNTRY WEDDINGS AT DING DANG DOO ESCAPE
Looking for the perfect venue for a country wedding in a formal English garden, set against the backdrop of the beautiful Blue Mountains
Ding Dang Doo Escape is a perfect fit. Located in the Hawkesbury just 70 minutes from Sydney,
Ding Dang Doo Escape provides a blank canvas for you to plan and create your dream wedding with your nearest and dearest. Hire the property from us and the rest is up to you.
Formal English gardens, terraced courtyards, rambling paths and grand vistas are all perfect for a garden ceremony, post ceremony celebrations or twilight pre dinner drinks.
Our large grounds have plenty of space for marquees, formal tents and more.
Ding Dang Doo escape is the splendid wedding backdrop you've been looking for.
Do you love horses as much as we do ?
Our rustic timber horse barn can be used for your ceremony or reception. This stunning space can be styled to perfection or left simply natural.
Overlooking rambling fields, the horse barn is great in wet weather or for equine lovers. The barn can be used with or without horses, contact us to discuss.
Our courtyard barn is a renovated heritage shed covered in glorious ivy. A self catering reception space, the courtyard barn seats up to 50 for your reception dinner and is a blank canvas for you to style as you wish.
Our gazebo is super romantic with our without styling! The gazebo can be used for your proposal surprise dinner or your ceremony on your special day. It's a favorite photoshoot backdrop and is a blank canvas for you to style as you wish.
If you like an outdoor wedding surrounded by the gumtrees, this is marquee has your name on it! It's beautiful and easy to style your way.
Ding Dang Doo is a one of a kind event location. The property is a 30 acre estate that lends itself to grand and extraordinary occasions. To make the most of our venue, we encourage you to view our packages and use the services of our favourite regional suppliers featured in our packages
STAY AT DING DANG DOO ESCAPE | Our homestead 'the hungry homestead, must be rented for a minimum two night stay on weekends and three night stay on long weekends, Accommodation and parking for 10 - 12 is included in all our wedding packages.
VENUE HIRE | For all wedding packages and quotes, please download our wedding package. A price guide is provided in the information package that we share with our guests. Contact us if you would like to chat about your big day or have any further questions we can help you with. Access to the venue is via appointment only.
DEPOSIT | A deposit is required at the time of your booking to secure your wedding date. This is non-refundable and dates cannot be held without it.
What happens if Covid forces lockdown on the week of our wedding?
We move your wedding date and progress payment to the next avaliable date of your choosing
CEREMONY | Dependent on your chosen package you can choose from our breathtaking horse barn - with or without horses! Or a secluded garden setting, lawns in front of the homestead surrounded by gardens or by our water feature all areas are beautiful.
RECEPTION | Canapés and drinks can be served in the garden and the reception can be held in the courtyard shed or horse barn The courtyard has been renovated lightly and still futures the rustic woods- seats 50. The horse barn seats 100 or you can add a marquee to seat 200. The venue is free for you to decorate how you've always wanted, up to the very last detail including furniture, crockery and props. We supply you all the contacts for local suppliers, services, entertainment and with the assistance of stylists you can create the wedding of your dreams
NEIGHBORHOOD | Ding Dang Doo Escape is a rural area, and we love our neighbors so ask that all music is turned down by 11pm, with wedding party guests asked to begin leaving the property soon after as gates close by 11pm.
PARKING | We can accommodate parking for up to 60 cars For larger groups we recommend transport to be organized to and from the property. Street parking is not available.
CATERING | We have curated a list of gorgeous chefs and caterers from our lovely local area who are passionate about promoting the produce of the Hawkesbury and can create a perfect menu for you. Groups over 20 must employ the services of mobile bars or caterers with appropriate liquor licenses, we are happy to connect you to our preferred suppliers. Ding Dang Doo is a BYO - DIY venue all vendors must provide current Pulic Liability Certificates before working on the venue.
MUSIC | Live and amplified music is accepted and there is ample space for a dance floor. We can supply a blue tooth speaker with 2 microphones. Music to cease by 11:00pm. Unfortunately fireworks, rice, confetti are not permitted to be used on the property. Smoke flares are beautiful, and we are happy to discuss use of these at Ding Dang Doo Escape.