We would like your wedding at Lacewood to be very special lifetime memory for both you the bride and groom, and all your family and friends. The services and options outlined below are designed to help you to create your dream wedding. If there is anything that you would like that is not covered in the information below, please feel free to discuss with us.


To ensure you can fully enjoy the Estate and to allow time for your families and friends to relax and get to know each other, the venue is available from 4.00 pm Friday – 3:00 pm Sunday.

You have the options of having your country wedding in:
  • The wooded glade outside the barn with the scenic reserve of 300 year old kahikatea and rural views as a backdrop
  • The cathedral-like barn with its magnificent chandeliers juxtaposed against rustic interior
  • One of the charming little country churches close to Tuhitarata.
The magnificent barn can be dressed to be as rustic or as elegant to suit your taste. It can host up to 200 people and is equipped with all facilities, including a kitchen, men's and women's toilets, a PA system, space for a live band etc. Venue hire includes the provision of flowers for front entrance, registry, gift and cake tables.

Janelle Harrington and Rob Allen | Lacewood at Tuhitarata Estate | Kahutara Rd | South Wairarapa | Tel: +64 6 3077 715 | Mob: 0274 366667