Gunyah Country Estate is the perfect venue for your elegant and exquisite wedding.

With such a private, secluded location, amidst beautiful gardens and stunning views with many beautiful sites for your ceremony you will have many photo opportunities for your special day.

We specialise in taylor-made weddings and will work with you to make your day truly memorable. Whatever your wish, we will make it happen for you.

We offer:

  • An elegant venue in Canterbury, just 45 minutes from Christchurch or Ashburton
  • Flexible, adaptable planning
  • Functions taylor-made for you to suit your budget
  • Catering
  • Accommodation in a stylish luxury lodge or self-catering, if required
  • An ideal honeymoon accommodation option
  • A resident marriage celebrant, if required


  • Ceremony only
  • Cocktail style function
  • Seated, served meals for an exclusive group of up to 36
  • Marquee for up to 120 or 150

One of our brides summed it all up:
“Gunyah is truly special, it was the perfect venue and the hosts were fantastic”.

For viewings and enquiries please contact us directly. We will be delighted to play a part in the best day of your life.

Telephone: 03 3186800

Email: Enquiry form