Ben & Stacey’s wedding

“Old Forest School was a brilliant wedding venue for my husband and I. We love sports and the outdoors and will both be working in schools. We also have a passion for everything vintage. It was great not having to worry about the cost of hiring chairs/tables and excess décor. Everything we needed was already […]

How to pick the right entertainment for your event venue

This guest post is written by Brendan from 11degrees Entertainment about choosing entertainment for you event venue.  When choosing entertainment for your function the first hurdle you need to overcome is budget. After all the other expenses (catering, venue etc…) “How much have I got left to spend on entertainment?” I think where possible get a […]

Old Forest School featured on Paper & Lace

Doesn’t life just find you the most special people in some unlikely places.  I’d like to tell you about the incredible Jax from Paper & Lace. Being a fledgling new wedding venue you wisely follow the age old mantra, ask lots, expect nothing and be mighty grateful for what you receive.  With this firmly in mind […]

Old Forest School at Hitched – The Rotorua Wedding Show

After the panic of Tauranga Wedding Show, I was feeling a little more seasoned for Hitched – The Rotorua Wedding Show.  Peter Duncan, organizer of the show is pretty damn good at making even the most neurotic exhibitor feel like an absolute super star so perhaps that had a little something to do with it. […]