Nestled within the heritage-listed David Fleay Wildlife Park in the heart of Burleigh Heads, lies an exciting new addition to Gold Coast weddings, catering for couples looking to celebrate their love. Set amongst a beautiful, tranquil park, Fleay’s Events is fast becoming the Gold Coast’s best new wedding venue, with options for small intimate elopements or a classic wedding ceremony and reception. No matter your vision, whether you’re looking for a rustic-style celebration or a neutral modern vibe, Fleay’s is the perfect backdrop for your special day.
When you choose Fleay’s Events, you’re not just selecting the beautiful, private outdoor spaces, but you’re also selecting a premium experience. From planning through to 5-star catering, your day will be one to remember for you and your guests. If you have recently gotten engaged and are at the exciting stage of choosing your venue, then Fleay’s may just be your dream Gold Coast weddings destination. Take a look at why more and more couples are choosing Fleays Events to celebrate their wedding day.
A Private and Natural Setting
Just imagine saying, ‘I do’ surrounded by the natural sounds of wildlife and the swaying of the trees above. Fleay’s is set in a unique, rainforest backdrop and you and your guests will enjoy private spaces, whilst only being minutes away from the popular Burleigh Heads precinct. Fleay’s offers a variety of options for both your ceremony and reception and you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing the perfect backdrop for your first photos as a married couple.
For your ceremony, you can choose to say your vows in The Grove, where you and your guests will be surrounded by the Kauri trees, a truly unique and intimate spot. For larger weddings and a true outdoor ceremony feel, the Lakeview offers a beautiful backdrop and views of the lake with amphitheatre-style seating for your guests. Our affordable ceremony package options include everything you’ll need for a stress-free wedding, with inclusions such as complimentary parking for your guests, your choice of ceremony location for 1.5 hours, use of the natural surroundings for photos, arbour choice from our range and a wet weather option.
For your wedding reception, you’ll have the option to choose from an indoor or outdoor setting, with the Treetop Terrace proving popular for those wanting a true rainforest setting. You’ll be surrounded by the treetops with picturesque views of the park and you can enjoy your first dance as a married couple underneath the twinkle of the fairy lights.
Affordable Gold Coast Wedding Packages
We believe that every couple deserves to have their dream wedding without breaking the bank. At Fleay’s, we provide a variety of affordable wedding packages designed to cater to your unique preferences and budget, whether you’re after a smaller intimate celebration or a large, classic reception.
If you’re looking to elope and celebrate with under 30 of your nearest and dearest, we have the perfect elopement package, offering flexibility with guest capacity, styling and catering options. Our 4-hour elopement package gives you the option to choose a morning or afternoon session, with your ceremony taking place at The Grove as well as a semi-private area for 2 hours of catering and beverages. Choose from morning tea or afternoon tea and enjoy your time as a newly married couple, with your guests, surrounded by the natural setting.
We also offer affordable reception packages, whether you’re looking for a laid-back cocktail reception or a more classic reception for larger Gold Coast weddings. Our popular banquet reception is suitable for a minimum of 50 guests and includes complimentary 5-hour venue hire, white linen table cloths and napkins, grazing platters for guests on arrival, plus an all-inclusive 4.5-hour House beverage package. Your guests will enjoy a delectable menu of two mains, two sides and one salad to be shared on the guest tables and prepared by our partner catering company Cuisine on Cue.
No matter which package you choose, we aim to ensure that your wedding day is not only memorable but also affordable so that you can focus on creating cherished moments that will last a lifetime. If you need assistance finding the perfect package for your wedding day or to find out more about inclusions and menu options, contact our friendly and experienced team here.
Support from Your Dedicated Wedding Coordinator
We understand that planning a wedding can be an overwhelming experience and more couples are choosing Fleay’s for their Gold Coast Wedding thanks to the support and expertise of our dedicated wedding coordinator. From the moment you choose Fleay’s as your wedding destination, our coordinator becomes your trusted partner and will work with you to craft a personalised wedding experience that reflects your vision and preferences. Our experienced events team will be there to lend a helping hand, offering guidance, creative insights and a wealth of industry knowledge to make your wedding planning journey as stress-free as possible.
Our team can also provide recommendations on local suppliers and can put you in touch with some of the best photographers, entertainment companies, celebrants, cake makers and more to bring your wedding day to life. Whether you’re planning an intimate elopement or a large reception, your dedicated wedding coordinator will ensure that everything runs seamlessly, from the ceremony through to the reception. With their meticulous planning and attention to detail, you can relax and enjoy your magical day, knowing that every aspect of your wedding is taken care of.
With its picturesque surroundings, central location and full-service catering, it’s no wonder why Fleay’s is becoming one of the Gold Coast’s best wedding venues. If you’ve always dreamt of saying your ‘I Do’s’ under the trees and amongst the wildlife then get in touch with us to chat with our events coordinator or check out our wedding brochure here.