Why Choose Short Straw Events for your special occasion

If you're looking for a wedding or special function venue for hire in Wellington then Short Straw Events can bring your wedding or special event ideas to fruition. Our picturesque and charming venue is an idyllic rural escape. We host smaller, more intimate gatherings, with a maximum seated meal capacity of 70 guests. We encourage you to source your own catering and take advantage of our full commercial kitchen. Contact the team today and let’s get planning.

The Short Straw Team - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington

Our Venue Setting

Here are photos from weddings and events we have hosted at the Short Straw. There are a range of indoor and outdoor weddings showing off our styling and the beautiful location.

Table Setting - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington
Outdoor Wedding - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington
Outdoors at night - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington
Outdoors - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington
Outdoor Wedding setting - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington
Outdoors drink station - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington
Red Double Decker Bus transport options - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington
Beautiful Wedding Shots - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington
Outdoor Wedding setting - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington
Outdoor - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington
Grazing table - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington
Table Setting Capacity - Your wedding and function hire venue in Wellington

Functions with Amazing Service

At Short Straw Events, we can bring your Wellington wedding and special event ideas to fruition. Our picturesque & charming venue is an idyllic rural escape. We host smaller, more intimate gatherings, with a maximum capacity of 70 guests. We encourage you to source your own catering and take advantage of our full commercial kitchen. Contact the team today and let’s get planning.
 

Short Straw Events is not a BYO Alcohol venue.

Weddings


Corporate Functions


Birthdays


Christmas Functions


Team Building


Custom Events


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On behalf of the Mudgway & Ikenasio family we cannot say thank you enough to Short Straw and the team. To anyone who is planning a wedding these guy’s are amazing. You won’t be disappointed, the love and thought that was put into the finishing touches blew us all away.

Maxine Ikenasio