Weddings at Matilda Bay Perth
Matilda Bay foreshore is a popular wedding ceremony and reception location in Perth. Belle Classic Limousines assist with a Matilda Bay foreshore ceremony on many weekends over the wedding season. Marquee wedding receptions on the foreshore tend to be held over the warmer months from October through to April. There are businesses that will set up chairs and decorations right through to elaborate reception venues on the foreshore.
Weddings are held at both the northern end of the bay next to the rowing club or on the southern end of the bay next to the Matilda Bay Restaurant. Most marquee style wedding receptions are held on the northern end of Matilda Bay. Ceremonies held on the southern end of the bay usually have the wedding reception at the Matilda Bay Restaurant.
If you are considering a Matilda Bay foreshore ceremony or reception remember to factor in the demands for parking when the University of Western Australia is holding lectures on weekdays. Guests will be restricted to verge side parking and may need to park a long walk from your ceremony location.
Wedding limousine access to the Matilda Bay foreshore
Northern end of Matilda Bay
Couples having a ceremony or reception on the northern end of the bay are usually given the code to the padlock for entry onto the foreshore reserve. Obtaining permission for entry to the foreshore is the responsibility of the couple planning the wedding and is usually done when booking Matilda Bay Reserve.
Classic wedding cars have no problems accessing that various ceremony locations used along the southern end of the bay. Longer stretch limos may be restricted on some of the less even slopes and sandy soils under the grass. Different limo businesses will have varying views about whether they will permit their vehicles off the bitumen so remember to check with the company before booking.
Convertible wedding cars usually pull into the car park and lower the top before driving along the foreshore to the ceremony so you can have some great video or photographs of your arrival.
Southern end of Matilda Bay
Drop of for ceremonies on the southern end of the bay is via the Matilda Bay Restaurant car park. Access to the car park can vary greatly from day to day and can be quite restricted in the evening if two weddings are in progress at the venue. It is important to reserve a space near the restaurant for your wedding limos. Be aware that classic wedding cars can negotiate the car park even when it is full of wedding guest’s cars. Stretch Hummer and Chrysler limos will not be able to drive through a full car park and may need to pick-up or drop off nearer to the entrance to the car park or at the rear of the restaurant near the boat ramps.
Images of Matilda Bay weddings
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Matilda Bay foreshore contact information
A Hackett Drive Crawley
T (08) 9303 7700