Professional in the Spotlight interview – Kent Comley from the Barn
Are you looking for a venue for your wedding day or special event? Take a look at the exciting, new Oak Tree Room at the Barn in Mount Gambier. This amazing function room stands out with its inspiring blend of cutting-edge design and sleek sophistication. The Barn is the Limestone Coast region’s premier venue for special events where clients can expect the utmost in service, design and amenities. Manager, Kent Comley recently generously gave up his time to chat and answer some Q & A. Enjoy……….
1.What options does your venue offer?
We have three superb venues to choose from:
(a) The Barn Steakhouse – which serves an a la carte menu and boasts the best steaks in the region. Set menus are available by arrangement.
(b) The Oak Tree Room – an excellent new venue for meetings, conferences, private dinners, cocktail functions and intimate weddings. There is a wide choice of set menus on offer.
(c) The Main Palais Room – available for conferences, weddings, district meetings, seminars, gala dinners and expos
2. What types of accommodation are available?
The Barn offers a multitude of luxury accommodation to suit everyone’s tastes and budget. There are self-contained apartments, garden view rooms, brand new deluxe king suites, some with spas and a four-bedroom house accommodating up to 10 people, all with stunning views.
3. What is the capacity range for each of your dining areas?
The Barn Steakhouse seats 100 people but can accommodate private functions for 40 – 50 people
The Palais Room seats from 80 – 800
And the new Oak Tree Room seats 65 banquet style, 95 – 100 theatre style and 30 in a U shape
4. What is your pricing for your venues?
The Oak Tree Room is $220 for a full day inclusive of plug and play AV equipment and water, mints, pens and pads for all delegates.
The Main Palais Room is negotiable dependant upon the event. There is ‘no hire fee for weddings’.
5. What else should brides and other prospective clients know about your venue?
The new piano bar is available to use for pre dinner drinks, the Oak Tree Room provides state of the art AV equipment, and the bride and groom are welcome to use our spectacular gardens for the photos and the wedding ceremony at no extra charge.
6. What makes your venue and packages unique?
For weddings with more than 100 guests we offer a complimentary night’s accommodation in our deluxe king suite to the bridal couple.
The combination of quality, excellent service, a quiet relaxing location and stunning garden setting make our establishment the best choice for events in the Limestone Coast region.
Whether you are after a glamorous cocktail party dinner or an elegant sit down wedding The Barn is able to cater for your every need. With an enviable reputation for delectable menus, the choices on offer are nothing short of mouth watering, showcasing the abundant local produce and benchmark wines from the Limestone Coast region. Why not choose the Barn for your next event and visit www.barn.com.au . You won’t be disappointed!