Engagement party catering is on the rise in Geelong, the Surf Coast and Bellarine Peninsula. Since restrictions have eased, engaged couples are now looking to get together with their family and friends to celebrate their 2020 or 2021 engagement.
OUR ENGAGEMENT PARTY CATERING OPTIONS
No matter the style of engagement party you are planning, THE RK GROUP has an option to suit. Whether you are planning a large or small, casual or formal party, THE RK GROUP will make the process easy to ensure your party is a success.
DROP OFF CATERING BY BAKEHOUSE
If you are looking for a casual engagement party without wait staff, then check out our online store, Bakehouse. You will find a fantastic range of DIY catering options available at your fingertips, from canapes to grazing boxes.
CATERING WITH STAFF BY THE RK GROUP
We also offer full-service catering with chefs, wait staff and beverage service, and everything in between. Our dedicated staff pride themselves on ensuring that you and your guests’ experience is a memorable one. Our fully catered options are the perfect way to impress your guests and to ensure everything runs smoothly. Below is a list of the different types of catering styles we offer.
COCKTAIL STYLE CATERING
Serving canapés and mini meals at an engagement party is a great way of entertaining guests and getting them to mingle.
Click here to see our blog – Top 5 canapés and substantial items for cocktail events.
GRAZING STYLE CATERING
Our grazing style catering service creates a beautiful and appealing grand table centrepiece that will catch the eye of every guest.
Our grazing style option includes a mouth-watering array of cold meats, cheeses, marinated vegetables, assorted bread, dips and more. Your guests serve themselves and eat standing, which is perfect for socialising!
SHARING STYLE LUNCH OR DINNER CATERING
Sharing style is a popular way to celebrate if you are looking at hosting a sit-down lunch or dinner. Food is served on large platters placed in the centre of the tables, creating a more relaxed, interactive and informal atmosphere.
BBQ STYLE CATERING
Our rustic and gourmet BBQ options are a fun and great way to cater for an engagement party. We serve our BBQ delights on a long table for guests to help themselves, creating an enjoyable, social and interactive setting.
THE RK GROUP also specialise in wedding catering. From an intimate garden wedding at your home to a lavish wedding dinner at a venue of your choice, we cater for all types of weddings with the utmost care, professionalism and style. Click here for more information.
SPECIAL DIETARY REQUIREMENTS ARE NO PROBLEM
Dietary requirements are very common these days, as many today suffer from food allergies or choose to live a non-meat lifestyle. At THE RK GROUP we can cater to all dietary requirements, including gluten-free, dairy free, vegetarian and vegan options. Simply let us know and we will create something that your guests will love. For more information, check out our blog about dietary requirements.
OUR TOP 3 ENGAGEMENT PARTY VENUE PICKS
1. Anglesea Surf Life Saving Club
The recently renovated Anglesea Surf Life Saving Club is unparalleled on the Surf Coast as a function venue, boasting spectacular ocean views. Positioned atop the renowned clifftops of Anglesea, the Club overlooks Anglesea surf beach and commands uninterrupted panoramic views of the rugged cliff line between Anglesea and Point Addiscott to the east, and of Bass Straight and Point Roadknight to the West. ASLSC can accommodate 100 people seated or standing and is located 40 minutes from Geelong.
2. Oneday Estate
Oneday Estate is a beautiful venue with sprawling vineyards rolling over 14-acres. This unique venue is handcrafted from recycled timbers and stone from landmark buildings and structures. There is no other venue like it. Couples can choose to have their event within the beautiful country reception room, which can accommodate up to 200 guests cocktail style, or a stunning outdoor courtyard. You will find Oneday Estate on the Bellarine Peninsula, 20 minutes from Geelong.
3. The Dome at the Geelong Library and Heritage Centre.
Looking for a venue in the heart of Geelong’s CBD? The Geelong Library and Heritage Centre is the perfect engagement party venue, positioned amongst Johnstone Park. This iconic and state-of-the art building hosts the impressive events venue, Wurdi Youang, meaning ‘the high ground’. Located high up on level 5 and featuring a striking balcony, the views of the bay and city are absolutely stunning.
With its unique design, contemporary style & central location, Wurdi Youang is the ideal setting for an engagement party. Wurdi Youang @ the Geelong Library and Heritage Centre accommodates between 50 & 300 guests cocktail style and 40 to 150 people sit down.
CONTACT THE EXPERTS IN ENGAGEMENT PARTY CATERING
Our team at THE RK GROUP would be delighted to assist you with your upcoming engagement party plans.
Please contact our friendly team on 5241 1629 to discuss your plans or click here to enquire online.