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Pirra Homestead opens its doors to unforgettable weddings

Published: 05/09/2023

Pirra Homestead, also referred to as “Lara’s elegant old lady”, has a rich history spanning over 150 years. This iconic heritage property now invites couples to celebrate their special day in an atmosphere of timeless elegance and charm.

Purchased by local family-run business Bisinella Developments in 2006, the two-storey, underwent a meticulous restoration and refurbishment project which was completed in 2012, restoring Lara's elegant old lady to its former glory.

Pirra Homestead is excited to open its doors to residents of Geelong and beyond as the idyllic venue for their wedding, creating perfect memories for couples on their wedding day.

Set amongst large trees with picturesque views to the You Yangs, Pirra Homestead’s natural beauty and serenity presents the idyllic backdrop for weddings.

Director Matthew Bisinella says Bisinella Developments is delighted to provide couples with the perfect setting to host their ceremonies, receptions and unforgettable moments of celebration.

“Pirra Homestead holds a special place in our hearts, and we are delighted to share its beauty and charm with those seeking an extraordinary wedding experience,” he adds.

A venue with the grandeur of Pirra demands a caterer with the ability to deliver the expected level of excellence.  

The Bisinella Family are proud to partner with another iconic Geelong business and welcome Truffleduck as the catering partner at Pirra.

The dedicated team at Truffleduck will work closely with couples to tailor each aspect of their celebration, ensuring the unforgettable event runs seamlessly.

With over 35 years of providing exceptional hospitality outcomes for Geelong and beyond, Truffleduck are the ideal caterer to join forces with Bisinella to bring a special kind of magic to weddings at this beautiful venue.  

“Whether it’s an intimate gathering or weddings up to 250 guests, Truffleduck will ensure every touch point is covered” Matthew adds.

“As couples begin their wedding planning journey, the team look forward to providing a memorable wedding day experience they will cherish forever.”

Pirra Homestead has long been renowned for hosting a range of community events, including the Lara Food and Wine Festival, Lara Fun Run and Lara Christmas Carols.

If you are looking to have a wedding at Pirra Homestead, please contact Truffleduck on 5229 7503.

For general enquires please contact 5274 4000 or