FORGET ME NOT
ABOUT FORGET ME NOT
The ultimate venue for couples seeking a large scale wedding that still caters for an intimate, unique atmosphere. It exists as a private working cattle farm and invites the inquisitive soul to discover a hidden waterfall and lush rainforest. Escape to an impressive landscape that is magical and in all parts romantic.
Positioned on a 100-acre private property in the hinterland, Forget Me Not is secluded however only a 10-minute drive from Byron Bay and the neighbouring boutique town of Bangalow.
Prize-winning gardens and a spectacular lake filled with water lilies frame this luxe oasis. From these surrounds, your choice of ceremony spots are endless; the most popular being under the shade of trees. There is no need to leave the venue for photos either. This will allow for more time spent with your friends and family and the diverse setting, bathed in natural light, will provide you with the most beautiful photography.
The site, provided with a toilet block, can comfortably accommodate up to 150 guests. Framing your tipi or marquee is the farm’s cattle, horses and the post and rail fence. As night falls, witness the mood change as light reflects off the lake and stars sparkle in a clear country sky.
For the smaller wedding, there is an undercover deck beside the homestead pool. This caters for 36 seated or 50 standing guests and is a fabulous setting for canapés.
Forget Me Not Farm Cottages features four beautifully designed and decorated country cottages located on a 100-acre working cattle farm. Three of the four cottages have two bedrooms, while the one-bedroom cottage is perfect for honeymooners. One of the two-bedroom cottages is fully accessible for those with limited mobility. All cottages have stunning outlooks over running waterways and farmland. The driveway is bitumen for easy access. Also 1 bedroom accommodation at the homestead sleeping 2-4 people ideal for the bridal party to stay and prepare for the day.
AT A GLANCE
All venue hire includes 2 nights accommodation in 4 cottages sleeping 14 people at Forget Me Not Farm Cottages, hire of grounds at Forget Me Not for your event, use of toilet block (2 female, 2 male and 1 unisex accessible toilet), power, back up power of generator including the fuel, site clean up, some lighting of the trees around the water and pricing includes GST.
Forget Me Not is zoned rural/residential, therefore curfews must be applied.
Wet Weather Options:
You may need to add guest umbrellas ($5ea), non-slip mats (for catering access), and additional set-up time.
Forget Me Not Farm Cottages is perfectly located in Byron Shire’s idyllic hinterland, ten minutes from iconic Byron Bay, five minutes from Bangalow and a short drive to the Byron region’s stunning beaches, pristine National Parks and vibrant community markets. The boutique, 4-star self-rated accommodation is a delightful blend of rustic country charm with fresh contemporary interiors. It promises a spacious home-away-from-home experience for families, couples, wedding parties and those visiting friends and relatives.
Forget Me Not Farm Cottages features four beautifully designed and decorated country cottages located on a 100-acre working cattle farm. Three of the four cottages have two bedrooms, while the one-bedroom cottage is perfect for honeymooners. One of the two-bedroom cottages is fully accessible for those with limited mobility. All cottages have stunning outlooks over running waterways and farmland. The driveway is bitumen for easy access.
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YOUR CEREMONY & RECEPTION OPTIONS
There are beautiful options for your ceremony, cocktails and reception.
The ceremony overlooking the pond and jetty to the rolling hills.
Cocktail hour on the cocktail lawn under a naked tipi or on the lawn.
Reception inside a beautifully styled sperry tent.
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.
We have a range of different wedding planning packages dependant on your needs and budget. 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
One of the most important elements of your wedding day will be the opportunity to enjoy exceptional food with your nearest and dearest in a beautiful setting.
We work with two of the region’s award-winning caterers – Fig Tree Restaurant and Feast Events. They have catered over 1000 weddings in their time and their food and service is incredible!
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 at Forget Me Not before the big 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.
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
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.
FORGET ME NOT
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 Forget Me Not. 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.
Guests start to arrive. Champagne, beer and water served to guests as they arrive
Ceremony to begin
Hamper provided to the bridal party to go and have their photos taken
Bridal party arrive back after their photos
Guests make their way to their seat if you are having a seated dinner
Mains are served
Sunset (dependant on time of year)
Live music to end
Speeches to be made and presentation of wedding cake
Wedding cake to be served
Dancing to begin
Late night feast (if you choose)
Music to be turned off and bar closed
All guests departed
ARRANGE A VIEWING
We'd love to show just show amazing Forget Me Not is in person. Sometimes photos just don't do it justice. Please get in touch if you have any questions about pricing, what is included or would like to arrange a time to come see the venue.
Email: email@example.com / Phone: 02 6684 7260