Hunters Quarter

Your Hunter Valley Dream Wedding

Allow us to host your Wedding in true Hunter Valley style at the iconic Audrey Wilkinson Vineyard or Cockfighter’s Ghost Vineyard.

Chef and owner of Hunters Quarter Brian Duncan, has a simple philosophy on food - it’s about high quality, fresh products, combined with carefully crafted technique that allows the natural flavors and textures to shine.

Both Audrey Wilkinson & Cockfighter’s Ghost Vineyards are known for their great, award winning wine and the incredible views that they boast.  Whichever venue you choose you will not be disappointed!

We understand Weddings are personal so we have a dedicated team of professionals to assist you with the finer details towards your memorable day.

Behind every great wine is an even greater story - Let us help tell yours! 

Our Chef

Owner and Head chef, Brian Duncan brings a wealth of global and local experience in fine dining to HQ, having worked at the Dorchester Hotel (Three Michelin stars) and Claridges Hotel (One Michelin Star) in the upmarket area of Mayfair in London.

Brian was the executive chef at Level 41 () and The Establishment (), two of Sydney’s premier restaurants. His breadth of experience and exposure to a variety of world cuisines bring a unique and refined quality to his product, and his belief on food is based on simple, fresh, local and seasonal produce.

“Good food is about technique, great food about passion”

Our Reception Packages

ULTIMATE RECEPTION - $140 Per person

  • Post ceremony lawn games for all your guests to enjoy
  • Two course alternate serve menu
  • Your wedding cake professionally cut and served to each of your guests with fresh cream and berries (Cake Knife provided)
  • Four-hour beverage package
  • Selection of tea and coffee available throughout reception or served with dessert, as you wish.
  • Dinner table setting of white tablecloth, white linen napkins, quality glassware and cutlery
  • Bridal table finished with white skirting
  • Cake & Gift table finished with a white tablecloth
  • Place card and bonbonniere set up (client to supply)
  • Exclusive use of the grounds for photography

SHARED FEAST RECEPTION - $130 per person

  • Post ceremony lawn games for all your guests to enjoy.
  • Four-hour beverage package
  • Gourmet Shared Feast two course menu crafted by our Executive Chef
  • Selection of tea and coffee available throughout reception or served with dessert, as you wish.
  • Your wedding cake displayed, cut and served to guests on platters following dinner
  • Bridal table finished with white skirting
  • Cake & Gift table finished with a white tablecloth
  • Place card and bonbonniere set up (client to supply)
  • Exclusive use of the grounds for photography

COCKTAIL RECEPTION - $125 per person

  • Post ceremony lawn games for all your guests to enjoy
  • Specially designed canapes served continuously for 4 hours
  • Your wedding cake professionally cut and presented on platters alongside a tea and coffee station
  • Four-hour beverage package
  • Cake table and gift table finished with white tablecloths and white skirting
  • Exclusive use of the grounds for photography

The Wineries

Hunters Quarter at Cockfighter’s Ghost Vineyard has the ability to seat up to 120 guests for a more formal event or 160 guests for canapes with a veranda providing stunning views across the vineyard.

A private wine tasting with the onsite cellar door can be arranged for your guests by appointment. Cockfighter’s Ghost Wines offer a premium seated tasting, hosted by knowledgeable staff who will take you through a wine journey utilising Riedel varietal wine glasses.  Enjoy the stunning vineyard views whilst tasting 10 of their best current and museum wines from the Hunter Valley and selected Australian regional areas.

Audrey Wilkinson has long been considered the desired Wedding venue of the Hunter Valley with its romantic setting and views of the surrounding Valley.   We have the ability to seat up to 60 guests within the historic museum.  A cocktail reception provide flexibility to have a larger number of guests attending.

Our Passion

The team at HQ aim to give you a truly memorable dining experience, by incorporating high quality, fresh and local produce, passion and imagination to deliver a balance of pure flavours and textures to every dish. Elegant, honest food that let you experience new, inspired dishes. Hunters Quarter welcomes you to its table, to join in the warmth and generosity of its international cuisine.

We would love the opportunity to meet with you, discuss your specific needs and show you around the properties.  Site inspections can be scheduled by appointment.

We look forward to hearing from you! 

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