207 Narrows Road, Montville, QLD
Wedding Catering Options

Wedding Catering Options

Wedding Catering Options

Wedding Reception Menu

Price per guest for Receptions held before Dec 31st 2019 is based on a choice of 2 meal selections per Reception course. For an additional choice of 3 meal selections per course then please add $4 per head. Numbers of guests under 20 for a night time reception will incur an extra cost per head based on numbers. Please contact us with your special requirements for a quote.

Between 40 – 80 Guests:
3 courses $95 from 5.30 to 9.30pm
Between 30 – 40 Guests:
3 courses $100 from 5.30 to 9.30pm
Between 20 – 30 Guests:
3 courses $120 from 5.30 to 8.30pm
  • Liquor licence laws stipulate last drinks are served at 10pm and all receptions can extend their event duration up to a maximum of 10:30 at an additional venue hire fee of $200 per half hour.
  • Please take some time to arrange your guests transport at the end of the reception as staff need access to prepare the venue for the following day. Please be aware that receptions going beyond the agreed time will incur additional charges at a rate of $200 per half hour.
  • Numbers are based on adults attending only.
  • Prior notice for dietary requirements is essential. Please discuss any special dietry requirements when initially planning your menu with our team.

Cold Entrées

  • Confit of Duck with Caramalised Pear and Walnut Terrine, Watercress, Fennel and Blue Cheese Salad (gf)
  • Tuna Carpaccio with Capers, Pink Grapefruit, Preserved Lemon and Fresh Dill (gf)
  • Chicken Liver Parfait with Red Onion Jam, Herb Croutons, Cranberry, Pistachio and Rocket Salad
  • Mooloolaba Prawns with Mango Salsa, Smoked Paprika and Lemon Oil (gf)
  • Grilled Eggplant, Avocado, Pomegranate, Candied Pistachio & Cous-cous Salad(v)
  • Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Gazpacho with Parmesan Crisp (v, gf)

Hot Entrées

  • Cauliflower, Thyme and Blue Cheese Soup, Warm Bread Roll and Butter (v) (gfa)
  • Twice Baked Gruyere Souffle with Rocket, Apple and Pecan Salad (v)
  • Grilled King Prawns with Roasted Peach, Almond Crumb and Bloody Mary Butter(gf)
  • Crispy Duck Salad with Watercress, Radish, Eschallots and Sesame Salad and Orange and Star Anise Dressing (v, gf)
  • Caramelised Pear, Walnut and Brie Tartlet, Baby Cos and Roasted Red Onion (v, gf)
  • Pan Seared Scallops with Sweet Potato and Smoked Paprika Puree, Crisp Pancetta and Balsamic Reduction (gf)


  • Pan seared Atlantic Salmon, Herb Crushed Kipfler Potatoes, Broad Beans, Roasted Garlic and Tomato Chutney (gf)
  • Roasted Chicken Supreme, Potato and Speck Cake, Seasonal Vegetables, and Thyme Veloute (gf)
  • Grilled Pork Chop, Roasted New Potatoes, Candied Fennel, and Cider Sauce (gf)
  • BBQ Lamb Cutlets with Truffle Mash, Pea and Mint Puree, Balsamic Reduction (gf)
  • Beef Wellington with Dauphinoise Potato, Steamed Greens and Red Wine Jus
  • Thai Mango and Coconut Salad with Peanut Dressing(v, gf)


  • Belgian Chocolate Brulee with Hazelnut Shortbread(gf)
  • Toffee Apple Crumble Tart with Rich Vanilla Gelato
  • Dark Chocolate Steamed Pudding, Blueberry and Mint Chantilly Cream, Chocolate Sauce (gf)
  • Belgian White Chocolate Panna Cotta, Strawberry Compote and Pistachio FairyFloss (gf)
  • Raspberry Meringue Roulade, Coconut Tuille and Coulis (gf)
  • Rhubarb Frangipane Tart with double Cream and Vanilla Syrup

(v) vegetarian (gf) gluten free (gfa) gluten free available on request


You can choose to have your wedding cake as your 3rd course or serve the wedding cake after dessert at no additional cost.

Wedding Catering Options

Wedding Reception Kids Menu

Children up to 12 yrs of age $35 for two courses or $45 for three courses. Price valid for 2 selections per course for wedding receptions held before Dec 31st 2019. For additional choice of 3 meal selections per course an additional charge of $4 per head will apply.


  • Soup of the day, crispy croutons
  • Potato wedges, tomato sauce
  • Melon ball cocktail, raspberry coulis
  • Cheesy bread


  • Bangers and Mash with peas & gravy
  • Pasta in tomato sauce topped with cheese
  • Fish fingers with chips & salad
  • Petite grilled steak & pommes frites, salad greens
  • Roast chicken breast with garden vegetables & potatoes


  • Apple & cinnamon rolled crepe, ice cream
  • Vanilla ice cream & strawberries
  • Fresh fruit skewers, chocolate dipping sauce
  • Banana split

(v) vegetarian (gf) gluten free (gfa) gluten free available on request

Wedding Catering Options

Buffet Barbeque

For small groups of no more than 15 a BBQ (presented on platters) for wedding guests staying in The Nest can be delivered to the Nest Deck at a rate of $55 per person. Available in the Cafe for up to 80 guests between 5:30 pm and 9:30 pm. Available in the Lakehouse for up to 45 guests between 12 noon and 2 pm.

Between 40 – 80 Guests:
$80 per person
Between 30 – 40 Guests:
$90 per person
Between 20 – 30 Guests:
$110 per person
  • Numbers are based on adults attending only
  • Children up to 12 menu and costings available separately.
  • The buffet tables are set up on the café deck with white linen cloths.
  • The food is placed in heated chafing dishes and then served by our uniformed staff
  • Guests may choose whatever they would like from the wedding pre-selections.
  • For conditions and more information please contact our Wedding Coordinators.

What and How to Choose?

  • Look through our menu and decide on three main course barbecue choices.
  • Choose your one vegetarian or vegan option.
  • Choose your two salad dishes.
  • Choose one hot vegetable dish.
  • Baskets of French bread & local salted butter are included.
  • Sauces and accompaniments included.

Chicken Dishes

  • Honey Sesame Chicken Wings (gf)
  • Grilled Chicken Thigh with Maple and BBQ Sauce (gf)
  • Chargrilled Poussin, Café de Paris Butter (gf)
  • Confit of Grilled Duck Leg, Star Anise and Orange Glaze (gf)

Pork Dishes

  • Memphis BBQ pork ribs (gf)
  • Grilled pork chops, Herb Butter (gf)
  • Italian Style Pork Sausages, Crispy Pangrattata
  • Slow Cooked Pork Belly Pieces, Apple Cider and Pear Sauce (gf)

Beef, Steak

  • BBQ Wagyu Burger, Crisp Cos, Tomato and Aioli
  • Rib Fillet with Bernaise Sauce (gf)
  • Sirloin Steak with Rosemary Butter (gf)
  • Beef and Mushroom Sausage (gf)

Lamb Dishes

  • Barbecued lamb cutlets, mint jelly (gf)
  • Lamb Kofta and Cucumber Yoghurt (gf)
  • Dukkah Crusted Lamb Chops, Honey Dressing (gf)
  • Lamb and Herb Sausages, Caramalised Onion (gf)

Barbecue Seafood & Fish

  • Salmon Parcels, Lemon & Fresh Dill Butter
  • Tuna Steak, Wakame, Ginger and Soy Vinaigrette (gf)
  • BBQ Atlantic Salmon, Pink Grapefruit Hollandaise (gf)
  • Grilled King Prawns Skewer, Chilli Crème Friache (gf)


  • BBQ Corn Cobs, Lemon Pepper Butter (gf)
  • Chargrilled Haloumi, Eggplant, Tomato and Baby Onion Skewers, Mint Yoghurt Dressing (gf)
  • Herb Cous-Cous Stuffed Red Peppers, Grilled Asparagus, Lemon Oil (gf)
  • Fried Zucchini Flowers, Ricotta, Pine Nut and Sage Filling

Gourmet Salads

  • Tomato, basil & red (gf) (v)
  • American coleslaw (gf) (v)
  • Caesar salad (gf) (v)
  • Gourmet BBQ house salad – baby spinach, rocket & watercress salad, lemon juice & sea salt dressing (gf) (v)

Hot Gourmet Vegetables

  • Bacon, cream potato bake (gfa)
  • French greens, onions & tomato (gfa)
  • Cauliflower gratin (gfa)
  • Steamed yellow coconut rice (gfa)
  • Minted baby potatoes (gfa)


  • Dark Chocolate Tart, Berry Compote, Chantilly Cream, Chocolate Crumb
  • Citrus Meringue Pie, Crème Anglaise
  • Caramel tart, Maple Pecans and Double Cream
  • Classic Tiramisu and Espresso Syrup

(v) vegetarian (gf) gluten free (gfa) gluten free available on request

Wedding Catering Options


($5.00 per serve for 2018. $5.50 per serve for 2019)

Canapés are quite substantial in size. From our experience, after your ceremony in the gardens (prior to your night time reception) we advise you order a minimum of 3 Serves per person. For your nightime canapé reception a minimum of 8 serves per person is recommended.

For Canapé Receptions in the gardens or the Lakehouse (available daytime only), a service charge applies that is based on the number of guests. This charge includes cakeage – portioned and served on a plate with serviette. Cut off is based on adult numbers only.

Night time Canapé Receptions – Dining on the Deck
40-80 guests
$65 per person
Day time Canapé Receptions – Lakehouse
20-40 guests
$75 per person
* Extra Canapes may be ordered and an additional fee may be applied in this instance.


  • Blinis with Smoked Salmon, Creme Fraiche and Dill (gf)
  • Prawn Cocktail on Melba Toast
  • Natural Oysters with Lemon (gf)
  • Blue Cheese Filo Bites with Caramalised Pear and Pecan (v)
  • Fried Macadamia Nut with Black Olive and Tomato Concasse (v, gf)
  • Goats Cheese with Red Onion Jam (v)


  • Filled Crispy Potato Skin with Dukah Roasted Chickpea and Eggplant (v, gf)
  • Croquette of Duck, Orange and Thyme
  • Pan Seared Scallop with Pomegranite Hollandaise (gf)
  • Stuffed Mushroom Cup with Zucchini, Spinach and Hazelnuts (v, gf)
  • Arancini of Roasted Garlic, Pumpkin and Parmesan (v)
  • Kataifi Wrapped Prawns with Chilli andLime Mayonnaise


  • White chocolate and Almond Macaron (gf)
  • Strawberry and Lemonade Cheesecake
  • Pecan Pie with Chantilly Cream
  • Chocolate and Ginger Brownie (gf)
  • Lemon and Meringue Tartlets (gf)
  • Cinnamon Walnut Baklava

Wedding Catering Options

High Teas

This option is served in the Gallery or in the Lakehouse. It requires a minimum of 25 people, and a maximum of 45 people. Prices valid for receptions held before Dec 31st 2019.

Secrets Gold High Tea per head
Lakehouse $55/Gallery $45
Champagne High Tea per head
Lakehouse $60/Gallery $50
Chocolate High Tea per head
Lakehouse $65/Gallery $55

Our famous High Teas are served with a selection of delightful hot and cold treats, both savoury and sweet, and with plunger coffee and tea. There is also a champagne high tea option. Food can be served on tiered platters to the table or alternatively served as a buffet style. Please liaise with our wedding planner and with our chef about your choices.

Gift Voucher

We create gift vouchers for our guests who want to share a little bit of Secrets with a loved one, a friend or even a loyal employee. It is always the right time to think about purchasing a Gift Voucher. We are very happy to help with any information about our gift vouchers which can be for a specific thing such as a 2 night stay at a particular time or as a voucher to use within a specific time period. A single Saturday night is not available by using a gift voucher as we have a 2-night minimum stay Sometimes it will be an amount of money towards a stay or a cafe gift voucher.

Buy a gift voucher

Secrets on The Lake

(07) 5478 5888
(07) 5478 5166
207 Narrows Rd, Montville, QLD

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