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Woodlands of Marburg is the premier event venue in Ipswich

Built in 1890, yet only open to the public for the first time in 2002 following extensive renovations and restorations, Woodlands of Marburg is a plantation-style estate which belies an intriguing past.

No matter if it’s a romantic weekend away, a dinner or lunch in the mansion restaurant or a fancy do in the marquee. We can cater for you and your event. We have facilities for conferences and retreats, weekend family functions with babysitting and children’s activities. The list is as endless as the imagination.

Our getaway experiences can incorporate activities such as hot air balloon or helicopter rides. Wine and country market tours. Simple drives to nearby towns and villages and even a mansion and garden tour by our lovely staff.

Friday and Saturday nights we are open for restaurant dining and each Sunday we fling open the grand entry doors of the mansion and offer a casual Sunday menu with the option of a high tea for our fancy guests. Take advantage of our hospitality and book your table to visit on a lovely Sunday drive to the country.

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All the comforts and technology with a breath of fresh country air. It’s less like a conference and more like a retreat.


Do you have something to celebrate? We certainly know how to put on a highly memorable soiree for you and your guests.


Our picture perfect grounds allow you to create memories in any number of amazing locations. It is the ideal wedding venue.


At Woodlands, you’ll find exquisite fine dining coupled with old world elegance. We even have our own wine from the vineyard.

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