The Summit Mt Coot tha Wedding
Brisbane Lookout, Summit Restaurant, Mt Coot-tha Nestled in the bushland of Mt Coot-tha Forest Park, the Summit is a mere 7 kms from the city centre.
The ‘Highest’ place to say I do in Brisbane!
Our Pavilion, is an open venue on the terrace of the Summit Restaurant, boasting the very best views of Brisbane City stretching as far to Moreton Bay. Dedicated Wedding co-ordinators will assist with execution of the ceremony ensuring your married beginning is the most memorable of occasions.
What happens if it’s raining?
It is ‘oh so romantic’ in the rain at the Summit? Dark and stormy clouds are an amazing backdrop and the twinkling lights of Brisbane always ‘pop’ through the rain!
Our Pavilion can be enclosed for smaller wedding ceremonies to protect from the elements. In the event of heavy rain we can simply move the ceremony inside the heritage listed, Summit Restaurant, for a moody, romantic love declaration.
What type of weddings do you cater for? And if their are any particular styles you feel suit your venue?
All weddings! The Summit Restaurant & Fountain View Room lend themselves to styling of all types. All weddings at The Summit pertain an individual flair. Classic, contemporary, elegant and vintage – we have welcomed them all.
How many guests can you cater for and in which style?
With a number of different venues to select from, we can cater to weddings of most sizes! Sit down – 20 – 200 guests Cocktail 20 – 300 guests!
What makes The Summit Mt Coot-tha so special?
Summit’s style and elegance is ‘high’ above the rest. Your dream wedding begins here… Imagine city views at sunset over canapés and cocktails, and a Bridal Waltz surrounded by the dazzling night lights of Brisbane. Romance is inherently a distinguishing feature of all receptions held at the Summit Restaurant.
The magnificent panoramic views of Brisbane and beyond represent the ultimate backdrop for any wedding. The heart of your reception though will be the exceptional service and exquisite food that the Summit proudly presents.
Our flexible, all inclusive packages are designed to take the stress out of your day. The complete and personable service from your wedding coordinator will ensure that your wedding day reflects your personal style. Catering to weddings of all sizes, the Summit ensures a memory you and your guests will never forget.
How far in advance should couples book for Mt Coot Tha Wedding?
We have bookings 2 years in advance – however 6 months to 1 year will usually see you can book your dream date. That being said we have organised weddings with a weeks’ notice!
What is the cost per head and what does it include?
All our packages are flexible and we invite our couples to offer ideas. Our custom package starts at $89.90 per person. We also have all inclusive packages (and I mean all inclusive!) from $149 per person.
Our Star Light Package is our most popular package including: Chef’s selection of canapés on arrival … the perfect accompaniment as day turns to night Choose your selection from our mouthwatering selections – food station menu, 2 course alternate drop menu or shared dining menu * (* entree and main components)
Your wedding cake plated and served w’ fresh cream and berry coulis as dessert Your choice of beverage package for 4 hours Exclusive room hire (up to 5 hours) inside + 1 hour outside Bridal & cake table skirting w’ satin trim Complimentary cake cutting A personalised event styling package with a professional Event Decorating Company. Package includes fresh flower centerpieces, chair covers and sash. * Stunning parquetry dance floor Microphone & lectern Sedan limousine transfer from the Summit Restaurant to your hotel (within the CBD area) Complimentary car parking for your guests
What if someone has dietary requirements?
Not a problem! Your coordinator will discuss this with you in the lead up. Our Restaurant has an exceptional kitchen team, led by an award winning executive chef who will ensure your dietary requirements are catered to the highest standard.
As the wedding planner/functions co ordinator at Mt Coot-tha what has been your biggest challenges What gives you the most enjoyment about your role at the venue.
We have been so lucky to have the most amazing couples married at The Summit. Honestly, every wedding is a personal event for us and we strive to ensure we exceed their expectations. The Restaurant has been under the same ownership for 34 years, and the wedding team has 25 years of wedding experience between them, ensuring a wealth of knowledge as you plan your day.
Any messages to couples you would like to convey?
When the day arrives, trust everything will all fall into place and remember the reasons you chose your vendors and those surrounding you. The day itself passes by so quickly so remember to take a moment with your beloved and cherish the day your life together begins.