Highwic House

Entertain your guests in style at New Zealand’s finest Carpenter Gothic house and turn your get-together into an unforgettable event.
Highwic offers an authentic Victorian Ballroom, Billiard House and spacious grounds for marquees. Highwic’s beautiful garden is the perfect setting for a relaxed garden party or barbeque.

Billiard House

The historic Billiard House seats a maximum number of 60 people for a formal dinner and accommodates up to 90 people for a cocktail reception. It can be used in conjunction with the Ballroom or as a standalone venue.


The Ballroom with its grand piano was added in the late 1870s and is a great choice for special occasions. It accommodates up to 50 people seated or 75 people standing. With its Kauri panelling, Victorian antiques and original artwork, this exclusive venue offers a warm ambiance perfect for hosting clients or celebrating special occasions such as weddings, birthdays or anniversaries.


For larger functions up to 200 people, a marquee can be set up on the front mature trees with the main house providing a picture perfect backdrop.


Highwic has one of Auckland’s most complete historic gardens, including a tennis court, croquet lawn and a fernery. It is the perfect place for a relaxed garden party or barbeque.

Our Services
  • Use of our venues, separately or in conjunction
  • Onsite parking for 50 cars
  • Bus / coach parking outside our Gillies Avenue gate
  • Full access to the historic house and grounds
  • Tennis court, croquet and other Victorian games available
  • Recommendation for trusted service providers
  • BYO possible
  • Projector and screen available

Celebrate your wedding in style at New Zealand’s finest Victorian mansion and have your dreams come true. Highwic’s beautiful garden provides the a relaxed garden reception. Enjoy traditional Victorian games or play tennis and croquet with your guests. Say “I do”. Book today. www.highwic.co.nz


Highwic, Mortimer Pass,lg-highwic
Newmarket, Auckland
Tel: 09 524 5729