The Franklin Estate

Situated in the rural enclave of Clark’s Beach, where vineyards and olive groves overlook the sparkling expanse of Manukau Harbour, The Franklin Estate is one of Auckland’s premier wedding venues with chapel, reception venue and accommodation all on one site.

Peaceful, private and tucked away on the tranquil shores of the Manukau Harbour, The Franklin Estate covers 20 acres of picturesque landscapes.

With private access to its own beach, The Franklin Estate is also just 45 minutes’ drive from Auckland’s CBD and 25 minutes from Auckland International Airport.

The venue is designed to offer a variety of stunning backdrops for your wedding album, The Franklin Estate’s sweeping grounds lend themselves to a variety of activities, including outdoor dining and pop-up weddings.

Stunning backdrops

The white chapel – with its rounded arches and red stucco roof – overlooks a landscape framed by the sea and capped with native, pine and weathered macrocarpa trees, a vineyard, fountain and landscaped gardens. It’s a wedding photographer’s dream.

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