The Glade

An exclusive function and wedding site for up to 120 guests

The Glade is our exclusive purpose made outdoor wedding and function space set among subtropical plants that provide all year-round colour and style. The Glade has a large shelter and stylish courtyard. The site is suitable for up to 120 guests.


This site is available in 2 hours booking slots between 9am – 4pm.

Where receptions are being held at the Gardens the reception venue hire can be extended through to midnight where Café Miko is catering. Extra surcharges for functions may be incurred after 4pm for extra cleaning and security requirements. These charges are available on request and dependent on function needs.


$570 per 2 hour hire

Bookings can be made via our team at the Huakaiwaka Visitor Centre. They can provide all terms and conditions of use to help with your planning. Please also refer to the quick wedding checklist which may answer some key questions you have.

Read our terms & conditions of hire.

Theming your event

Alcova are wedding theming and event hire specialists. Available to style, theme & dress your event from seating and stretch tents to venue styling, lighting & entertainment. Alcova will cater to all your event needs, to make your event a success! Alcova have a range of packages to suit your event or can personalise a package to fit your needs. Contact the Alcova team today at

Make a booking

To enquire about a booking contact our visitor services team:

Phone (09) 267 1457 or email

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