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WEDDINGS AT
FIG TREE

ABOUT FIG TREE

The experience of arriving at the Fig Tree Restaurant in Byron Bay is sure to leave a lasting memory. The feelings that run through you as you first take in the majestic Fig Tree up close, then the lighthouse view and beyond are hard to describe.

They say you have to visit a place to truly feel its soul and genuinely know that it is the place for you. The Fig Tree is certainly a place that touches a lot of people’s hearts – particularly when they walk around the corner of the Farmhouse to behold such breathtaking views.

If that hasn’t grabbed you, the Fig Tree family are ready to add a warmth beyond any other with their heartfelt welcome and humble appreciation of you coming into their home.

It exists as an award-winning restaurant, established in 1981 on 8 acres with a citrus orchard and thriving vegetable garden from which much of the menu’s produce is derived. There is a strong ethos of garden to plate. If the produce cannot be grown on-site, it is sourced from the abundance of local farms across the fertile Byron region.

Whilst enjoying the different aspects, you can find yourself lounging on the daybeds under the grapevine canopy or taking a stroll through the olive grove where a Mediterranean charm comes to life.

Picture your day unfolding with a ceremony under the magnificent 150-year-old, jaw-dropping Moreton Bay fig tree – one of the pinnacle features of the entire property. Guests are then invited down to the new poolside space for an afternoon of roaming canapés and cocktails before dining above in the elegantly converted and elevated farmhouse – which by the way, doesn’t skip out on any of the marvellous views!


AT A GLANCE

Venue Hire:

Venue hire pricing is dependant on the day you book:

  • Thursday $6,500
  • Friday $7,000
  • Saturday & Public Holidays $8,000
  • Sunday $6,000
  • Venue Capacity:

  • 72 people seated reception
  • Venue Curfew:

  • Music off: 10.00pm
  • Guests to depart: 10.30pm
  • Catering:

  • Catered by the restaurant
  • This is a BYO Alcohol venue
  • Accommodation:

    It is a requirement to book one of the two houses when you book a wedding at Fig Tree.

  • The Dairy - Sleeps 6ppl, 2 nights minimum, $2,200
  • Sunrise House - Sleeps 8ppl, 2 nights minimum, $2,600
  • Planning and Coordination:

  • Signature Planning Package required with the option to add additional assistance if required.
  • Transport:

  • There are six car spaces for guests who are staying. Buses need to be arranged for all other guests.
  • Included Furniture:

  • The Fig Tree includes ceremony and dining furniture, crockery & glassware and cocktail furniture.
  • Style & Hire:

  • Any additional furniture and Décor to be hired exclusively through The Wedding Shed.  
  • Music:

  • Only pre-approved musicians listed on our website under ‘Our Tribe’ can play at the Fig Tree.
  • Ceremony & cocktail hour is to be unamplified.

  • YOUR CEREMONY
    & RECEPTION OPTIONS

    There are beautiful options for your ceremony, cocktails and reception.

    Ceremony under the Fig Tree. This is probably one of the most iconic ceremony locations in Australia. The old fig tree frames the ceremony area, with guests looking out over rolling green hills, Cape Byron and the Lighthouse.

    Cocktails by the pool under the pavilion surrounded by the lush gardens around Fig Tree.

    The old farmhouse restaurant is transformed into your reception, with floor to ceiling windows none of the marvellous views is restricted.



    MORE ABOUT OUR SERVICES


    WEDDING PLANNING OPTIONS
    We know how overwhelming it is to plan a wedding. There are so many elements that need to be decided on such as hire items, lighting, menus, floor plans, seating charts, on the day supplier schedule, supplier choices, transport, and styling just to name a few! That’s where we come in; to help ease the pressure, give you advice and look after all the logistics so you can enjoy your wedding journey in its entirety.

    The Signature Planning package is required for all weddings booked through Byron Bay Weddings with the option for additional assistance if required. Once planned, one of our incredible wedding day coordinators will be there to run your day exactly as planned so it's executed flawlessly and to ease any stress on the day.


    CATERING & STAFFING
    The Fig Tree prides itself on amazing food and exceptional service, handmade cocktails and carefully prepared dishes to excite and satisfy your guests.

    We source most of the produce from our own vegetable garden and orchard, with the rest coming from our neighbours’ paddocks, fields and the ocean that surrounds Byron Bay.

    Each wedding couple is invited to the Fig Tree Restaurant for a complimentary tasting dinner before their wedding day. This allows them to sample the food and service they will provide on your wedding day.


    STYLING YOUR DREAM WEDDING
    We exclusively use The Wedding Shed for any additional items you may wish to hire to style your wedding. They offer a huge range of the latest trending furniture and décor making it easy to source quality items to bring your ceremony, dining or cocktail hour to life.

    We suggest browsing their website and send a wish list through to your planner, or choose from one of the looks they have already created that work really well at this venue.

    The Wedding Shed


    FINDING THE BEST WEDDING SUPPLIERS
    We have searched the region far and wide to find the best of the best wedding suppliers that we love working with and who offer a very high standard of product and service.

    You can find this curated list of suppliers on our website under
    Our Tribe.’

    These service providers are the best of the best and will ensure your day turns out as everything you had envisaged and more! We encourage you to use these suppliers as your go-to for all your wedding needs. Chat with your planner if you need help with who out of these suppliers might be the best fit for what you are after.  


    FIG TREE WEDDING PACKAGE PRICING

    Build your own customised quote...

    Please use our online quoting tool to give you an estimate on what your wedding day will cost at the Fig Tree. You can adjust the columns based on your guest numbers to give you an accurate quote.

    Need help or have questions on how to do this? Please give us a call and we will be happy to guide you through the process 02 6684 7260.

    A GLIMPSE INTO WHAT YOUR WEDDING DAY
    WOULD LOOK LIKE

    Let’s start by having a look at the run of your day. This ensures that every detail is timed to perfection.


    We suggest bringing everything forward an hour or two in the cooler months (April to September) to make the most of the daylight & sunset times. Please also note that there is an additional staffing cost of $5 per guest per additional hour added with a maximum of 10 hours.

    9.30AM

    Breakfast hamper delivered to all guests staying in the onsite accommodation

    3.00PM

    Guests start to arrive. Champagne, beer and water served to guests as they arrive

    3:30PM

    Ceremony to begin

    4:00PM

    Ceremony concludes
    Champagne to be served

    4.30PM

    Hamper provided to the bridal party to go and have their photos taken
    Canapés and cocktails to be served to guests

    5.30PM

    Bridal party arrive back after their photos

    6:00PM

    Guests make their way to their seat | inside the restaurant

    6:15PM

    Speeches made | inside the restaurant

    6:45PM

    Mains are served

    7:00PM

    Sunset (dependant on time of year)

    7:45PM

    Cutting of the cake | inside the restaurant

    8:00PM

    First dance | inside the restaurant

    8:10PM

    Wedding cake & evening cocktail to be rserved

    Dancing to begin | inside the restaurant

    9.00PM

    Late night feast (if you choose)

    10:00PM

    Music to be turned off and bar closed
    Transport to arrive for guests to make the way to the after party (if you’re having one)

    10:30PM

    All guests departed




    FURNITURE INCLUSIONS AT THE FIG TREE

    At Fig Tree, there is already a selection of neutral furniture that live permanently at the venue. This furniture works well as it is the basis on which to build your dream look. 

    CEREMONY

    30 Walnut Tuscan Chairs

    4 Natural Timber Bench Seats

    Dark Timber Signing Table with Walnut Tuscan Chairs

    DINING

    White Trestle Tables & Walnut Tuscan Chairs

    Restaurant Quality Glassware
    (wine glasses, water glasses & champagne flutes)

    White Main, Side Plates & Serviceware

    Silver Ornate Cutlery

    White Napkins

    COCKTAIL

    3 Ibiza Dry Bars

    12 Ibiza Dry Bars

    Outdoor Lounge with Grey Cushions

    Low Round Coffee Table

    Santorini Lounge

    OTHER FURNITURE INCLUSIONS

    Cake Table - 3 Round Plinths

    Miss Mollie Caravan

    Indoor Restaurant Bar

    Poolside Curved Tiled Bar

    In-house Sound System & Microphone


    ARRANGE A VIEWING

    We'd love to show just how amazing the Fig Tree is in person. Sometimes photos just don't do it justice. Please get in touch if you have any questions about pricing or would like to arrange a time to come see the venue.

    SCHEDULE A QUICK CHAT NOW

    Email: enquiries@byronbayweddings.com.au / Phone: 02 6684 7260