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Overnewton Castle is the perfect destination for all kinds of events, from corporate seminars and weddings to milestone birthdays. Our exquisite High Teas are one of our most popular regular offerings – enjoy an indulgent afternoon with family and friends or select seating options for couples in a refined Scottish setting. Guests will have their palate tantalized by delectable scones served alongside savoury foods, complemented perfectly by tea & coffee. As we’re considered one of Melbourne’s must-see venues, please book ahead!

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Wed 22nd March Mid Week High Tea & Tour

March 22, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

$20 – $50

Overnewton Castle a Scottish Baronial style Homestead built by Scotsman William Taylor in 1849, situated only 20 mins drive from Melbourne CBD. Known for its lavish weddings, Overnewton Castle is also host to several events and our Mid Week High Tea is one of the most popular. As a guest, you’ll enjoy an afternoon of High Tea in the grand dining hall and the option to purchase a ticket to have a curated history tour of the mansion

Serving a selection of delicate pastries, fluffy scones, jam and cream, English tea sandwiches and petite fours with free-flowing Twinning’s Tea and Vittoria Coffee.


  • HIGH TEA: Adult $50.00 pp
  • Child under 12 $45.00pp
  • Child under 5yrs $20.00pp
  • Tour $10pp


  • HIGH TEA 12 NOON to 2 PM


  • 2 finger sandwiches
  • Succulent Chicken Breast shredded carrot & celery
  • Cucumber cream cheese & dill
  • 2 hot savoury items
  • King island petite pie
  • Quiches roasted beetroot & goats’ cheese
  • 2 petite fours, Macaroons
  • Petite chocolate éclairs
  • 2 Scones, Plain, Cheese & chives
  • Served with 1 glass of bubbly on arrival, a selection of freshly brewed Twinning’s Tea and Vittoria Coffee

CHILDREN’S HIGH TEA MENU (under12) $45pp

  • Sandwiches w/ fairy stars & cheese fingers
  • Two fresh scones with jam and cream
  • Two savoury items (1 petite pie & sausage roll)
  • Macaroons & Petite chocolate éclairs
  • A drink (Pink lemonade, hot chocolate or orange juice)

CHILDREN’S HIGH TEA MENU (Under 5yrs) $ 20pp

  • 1 petite sausage roll
  • sandwiches fairy stars & cheese fingers
  • 1 fresh scone with jam and cream

Please indicate dietary requirements in booking as we offer vegetarian and vegan menus.

PLEASE NOTE: Terms and Conditions Apply

Tickets are sold on a non-refundable basis but can be transferred against other dates. Transfer fee is applicable.

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March 22, 2023
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
$20 – $50
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Overnewton Castle
51 Overnewton Rd
Keilor, Victoria 3036 Australia
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(03) 9331 6367
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