Birthdays, Family Reunions, Social Events
Nestled beside the Catlins River and beneath gorgeous native bush ridges on 15 acres of beautifully groomed grounds, The RiverRidge Retreat makes for the perfect setting for YOUR SOCIAL GATHERING - The ideal spot in which to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
Situated in a picturesque setting, surrounded by lush native bush, stunning ridges, bird life, and a crystal clear river - the venue resonates peace and tranquility.
With its beautiful outlook and peaceful surrounds, it is simply a slice of paradise – your family and/or friends will be absolutely blown away!
The new Function Centre can sleep up to 130 guests.
The RiverRidge Retreat Function centre was built to blend in with the native bush environment, and the large windows and folding doors open up to this wonderful view.
The centre itself includes a large seating/dining area with wooden dining tables and chairs, dance floor, fully equipped commercial kitchen and bar area, and a large covered deck to cool off on during the summer.
The mixture of different Accommodation types, sleeps up to 80 guests.
During the day you have the choice of partaking in many fun and exciting group activity options. Or you may decide to sit back and use the time to catch up. Alternatively, you may simply use it as a base while you explore the stunning Catlins.
At night enjoy a delicious meal and drinks and take advantage of our ‘uniquely’ long opening hours.
All packages are personalised to suit your specific needs. You may wish to:
- Have the venue exclusive to yourselves for one, two, three or more days
- Do your own catering or use ours, or a combination
- Partake in fun filled activities; eg Clay target shooting, Outdoor water slide, Kayaking, Mountain biking, Platoon Paintball, Quiz night.
Your guests will wake to the sound of abundant bird life, they will smell the freshness of the native bush and they will sit back and enjoy the tranquil location and peaceful surroundings at RiverRidge Retreat – "Natures Paradise".