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2019 Qantas Gala Dinner
Qantas Gala Dinner

Gabbinbar Homestead & East Street Kitchen Launch Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers With Exceptional Qantas Gala Dinner

Friday, 20 September 2019

Over two hundred guests enjoyed an amazing six-course degustation menu

Gabbinbar Homestead - Australia’s most popular wedding destination and winner of 2019 Queensland Caterer of the Year and East Street Kitchen - the Darling Down’s largest and most experienced off-premises caterer, delivered an exceptional dining event for the 70th Carnival of Flowers Qantas Gala Dinner last night.

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Queensland's Best Caterer Awarded to Gabbinbar Homestead

Gabbinbar Homestead Awarded Queensland’S Best Caterer For Second-Time Running

Tuesday, 27 August 2019

Gabbinbar Homestead, has won Caterer of the Year for the second-time running at the 2019 Queensland & Northern Territory Savour Australia™ Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence.

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Penny of East Street Kitchen and Bernhard of Gabbinbar Homestead

Local All-Star Culinary Teams To Collaborate For Toowoomba Carnival Of Flowers Qantas Gala Dinner

Monday, 26 August 2019

Gabbinbar Homestead - Australia’s most popular wedding destination and winner of 2018 Queensland Caterer of the Year and East Street Kitchen - the Darling Down’s largest and most experienced off-premises caterer, will collaborate this year to deliver an exceptional dining event for the 70th Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers Qantas Gala Dinner.

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Beautiful wedding styling which left us speechless

3 Stylish Weddings From 2018 Which We Can’T Stop Thinking About

Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Beautiful Wedding Styling Which Left Us Speechless

2018 is done and dusted so we thought it’s the perfect opportunity to show you 3 beautiful weddings which left us speechless last year. Of course, we see tones of beautiful weddings throughout the year and we’d love to show you all of them but we’d be here all day. So, here’s a sneak peek into 3 drop-dead-gorgeous weddings which simply took our breath away last year.

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Gabbinbar outdoor cooking

2018 - The Year Of Food For Gabbinbar Homestead

Thursday, 10 January 2019

A Wrap Up Of The Delicious Goodies We Added To Our Menu This Year

We would have to say 2018 certainly was the year of food for Gabbinbar Homestead. We’ve added several new items to our award-winning menu to enhance ‘The Gabbinbar Experience’ for each and every guest who dines at Gabbinbar Homestead. Plus, to top off the year we even took out the prestigious award, ‘Caterer of the Year’ at the 2018 Queensland & Northern Territory Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence. Just in case you missed some of the delicious goodies which landed on our menu this year, here’s a quick run-down.

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Newly wed couple with their furry friend

Everyone's Welcome At Gabbinbar Homestead, Even Your Four-Legged Furry Friend

Thursday, 27 September 2018

Look At These Cuties Who Joined Their 'Paw-Rents' On Their Special Day

Here at Gabbinbar Homestead we realise that some of your nearest and dearest who you’d like to join you on your wedding day actually have fur and four-legs. Yes, we are talking about your cherished dogs, they’re of course all welcome at the Gabbinbar Homestead estate. Who doesn’t ooh and aah when they spot a furry friend walking down the aisle with tail wagging and looking their wedding best?

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Top Restaurant Awarded to Gabbinbar Homestead

Gabbinbar Wins Top Restaurant Award

Thursday, 30 August 2018

We won caterer of the year at the 2018 Queensland & Northern Territory Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence

Gabbinbar Homestead has won Caterer of the Year at the 2018 Queensland & Northern Territory Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence.

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Donut wall at Gabbinbar Homestead

Our Newest Addition To Our Menu, The Donut Wall

Thursday, 23 August 2018

A sweet backdrop for your wedding reception

The menu at Gabbinbar Homestead just keeps getting better and better. Recently, we’ve added the gorgeous donut wall to our selection of ‘crowd pleasers’. ‘Crowd pleasers’ form part of our canape menu and are a substantial finger food option which adds a fun vibe to your food offering.

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Instagramable desserts

Gabbinbar Homestead's Totally Instagramable Dessert Menu

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

A dessert menu to satisfy the sweetest of sweet-tooths

Consider yourself to have a bit of a sweet-tooth? Well, you’re certainly in for a real treat when dessert is served at Gabbinbar Homestead. We have three mouth-watering options when it comes to your dessert menu – a classic plated dessert, the Gabbinbar dessert bar and our most recent addition, the vintage ice cream station! Of course, your wedding cake is still the number one wedding dessert but we also offer a medley of other desserts to complement your cake and spoil your guests.

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Live cooking menu at Gabbinbar Homestead

Introducing Our Live Cooking Menu — An Interactive Culinary Experience

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Gabbinbar Homestead Takes Their Food Menu To The Next Level

Gabbinbar Homestead is proud to introduce our live cooking menu. Bringing flavours from around the world, the live cooking station is positioned in the garden and provide guests with a unique experience as our chef’s grill, prepare and serve a garden feast in front of them.

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Newly wed who planned their wedding with My Gabbinbar

Plan Your Wedding From Wherever You Are With ‘My Gabbinbar’

Monday, 08 January 2018

Gabbinbar Homestead’s Own Virtual Wedding Planning System

Virtual wedding planning was one of the biggest wedding trends of 2017. Couples planning their wedding now want all the information right at their fingertips. At Gabbinbar Homestead, we want to make your wedding planning as smooth as possible which is why we have used our ‘My Gabbinbar’ virtual wedding planning software for over 3 years.

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New natural timber top tables

New Natural Timber Top Tables

Monday, 23 October 2017

Gabbinbar Homestead staying on top of the latest wedding trends

At Gabbinbar Homestead we always keep our fingers on the pulse when it comes to the latest wedding trends. One of the biggest wedding trends for 2017 is natural timber top banquet tables. We are pleased to announce that we have added these stunning natural timber top tables to our already impressive selection of reception tables available.

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Groom kissing his bride

Driving The Toowoomba Tourism Market

Monday, 16 October 2017

Gabbinbar Homestead brings sustainable year-round tourism to the garden city

As Queensland’s destination wedding venue, Gabbinbar Homestead hosts up to four weddings per week with guests flying into Toowoomba from all over Australia. Gabbinbar Homestead showcases Toowoomba’s beautiful gardens, the region’s culinary delights and offers guests the unique opportunity to view one of Toowoomba’s historical homesteads.

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New menu released at Gabbinbar Homestead

New Menu Release

Friday, 1 September 2017

A Contemporary Twist On Home Style Cooking

When you move onto the main course you can choose from our classic alternate drop selection, a gourmet country roast or from our signature DUO options.

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Newly installed lights in Gabbinbar's Stables

New Stables Lighting

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Stunning New Lighting Installation Inside Our ‘Stables’

We have recently added a new lighting installation inside our ‘Stables’ and we know you will just love it. A collection of pendant lights has been added to the back corner of the ‘Stables’.

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Sunset at The Woods of Gabbinbar Homestead

Introducing 'The Woods'

Thursday, 15 June 2017

Our Boho Inspired Setting, As Our Newest Intimate Ceremony Location

We are pleased to introduce our newest ceremony location, ‘The Woods’. Previously a photo location, ‘The Woods’ has now been transformed into an intimate ceremony space.

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