Couples planning their wedding usually begin with the perfect wedding venue. Before embarking on your search, have a rough idea what style of venue you're after, how many guests will attend, and your estimated budget. Shortlist venues and regions you are interested in, read their reviews and come up with a handful to tour in person. There's so many to choose from!Venues Select a location
Manly is known to be one of Sydney’s most picturesque locations and Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific takes pride of place along the beachfront. You wedding guests can arrive by ferry via the scenic stretch of Sydney Harbour, to arrive at this immaculate hotel wedding venue for your big day. The hotel offers 9 well appointed event spaces and 4-star luxury hotel bedrooms for guests to stay the night.
The Views is a waterfront wedding venue in Port Melbourne with a picture-perfect beachfront location overlooking Port Phillip Bay, Station Pier and the Melbourne skyline. Inside, floor-to-ceiling windows look out to the sparkling water, giving your beach wedding a spectacular waterfront atmosphere.
Situated just a 15-minute drive from Perth CBD, Hillarys Yacht Club is a stunning waterfront wedding venue that enjoys direct views of the Indian Ocean and yachts in the marina. Couples can opt to arrive by boat and host an outdoor wedding ceremony on the jetty, before heading inside the clubhouse for the reception.
Serafino is a one of a kind winery wedding venue in the McLaren Vale, with picturesque lakeside ceremony locations under the huge gum trees and amongst the romantic rose gardens. The vast grounds are filled with photo opportunities, and the indoor reception spaces are able to cater for up to 220 guests. At Serafino, you'll have the ultimate flexibility to design a wedding that suits you.
Perth Town Hall is one of the city's iconic heritage structures. With soaring ceilings, stained glass windows, and a mezzanine overlooking the room, this traditional wedding ceremony and reception venue is a local treasure. If you're planning a garden wedding ceremony, make use of the City of Perth's gardens nearby.
The Emporium Hotel in Brisbane's Southbank will offer you a luxury hotel wedding day like no other. Complete with its fairy tale Frangipani Ballroom venue, an infinity pool and 143 award-winning boutique bedrooms with views of the Brisbane River, its an exquisite and romantic destination for your Brisbane City wedding.
Situated a mere 15 from Adelaide’s CBD, Kooyonga Golf Club is a beautiful wedding venue with magnificent views and heavenly wedding menus. Weddings at Kooyonga are held in the intimate, manicured gardens, while receptions kick off in the light-filled, newly renovated clubhouse. Elegant and modern, this reception space is where you’ll enjoy tasty meals, give speeches, and dance until the wee hours.
Located in Melbourne’s southeast, The Dingley Hotel Receptions is a warm and welcoming environment for a beautiful wedding day. With two function spaces, an intimate ceremony room, modern onsite accommodation, and free car parking, weddings at Dingley Hotel are designed to be stress-free. They include everything you need for your perfect day.
Harrigan's Calypso Bay is set on the waterfront of Moreton Bay, with lush tropical gardens and an idyllic setting for an indoor-outdoor wedding. Whether you choose to host your wedding in our elegant marquee, on the waterfront or in our Calypso garden, your wedding dreams will become a reality.
Hilton Adelaide is a sophisticated and luxurious hotel wedding venue in downtown Adelaide. You’ll love this iconic hotel's modern design, exquisite menus, 5-star service, elegant hotel suites, and stunning function spaces. With three unique reception areas and room for up to 500 wedding guests, this plush venue is ideal for both intimate and larger occasions - it’s the perfect luxe wedding venue.
Perfectly placed on beautiful Henley Beach, Stella Restaurant offers a stunning setting for waterfront weddings in Adelaide. With its fresh interiors and beachfront views, this stylish restaurant wedding venue will make you feel as though you’re celebrating on the Amalfi Coast. Stella Restaurant weddings are known for their delicious Mediterranean inspired menus and all-inclusive wedding packages.
Panoramic hillside views combine with tavern decor at the Inglewood Inn. It's a breath of country air for outdoor wedding ceremonies and receptions, yet not too far from Adelaide city centre. The modern event space enjoys outlooks of the sweeping country landscape through its wall of windows, and out in the gardens, ancient Elm trees and the secret Gollop’s Bridge create stunning photo backdrops.
Set on the shores of Pittwater, Royal Motor Yacht Club Broken Bay offers an immersive waterfront experience for your wedding. Set on the marina in Newport, Royal Motor Yacht Club hosts intimate weddings and lavish events. Boasting first-class catering, packages designed for all budgets, and a highly-skilled events service, the team will treat you and your guests like VIPs.
InterContinental Sydney Double Bay is a 5-star wedding venue near-synonymous with luxury. Indeed, from its exquisite Ballroom to its 140 suites with Italian white marble bathrooms, this lavish hotel is all about quality. This rings true for its wedding offerings, too, with InterContinental providing world-class dining, the “best events team in the city”, and a rooftop area overlooking the harbour.
Nestled amid ten acres of lush greenery in the beautiful Gold Coast hinterland, Coolibah Downs Private Estate offers a magical setting for garden weddings. This sprawling estate has everything you need for an unforgettable wedding experience, including a charming stone chapel, multiple outdoor ceremony locations, a gorgeous open-air marquee, onsite accommodation & endless photo opportunities.
Surrounded by sensational views of the Swan River and Perth CBD in the distance, Perth Flying Squadron Yacht Club in Dalkeith is a one of a kind wedding setting to host your special day. The waterside wedding venue includes a ballroom and an outdoor lawn for ceremonies and receptions.
Located on one of Australia’s most famous beaches, The Cottesloe Beach Hotel waterfront wedding venues include a stylish beach club, pavilion, a private elevated deck, an indoor beach room, and a terrace overlooking the beach. During your wedding here, your guests will enjoy multiple vantage points of a stunning sunset while sipping delicious cocktails and enjoying canapés.
Award-winning interior design meets heritage architecture at Treasury 1860. Situated in the heart of Adelaide CBD, this vibrant restaurant wedding venue has the style and finesse to spark conversation the moment your guests arrive. This warm and inviting restaurant wedding venue has a retro vintage appeal, with three unique event spaces including an outdoor courtyard with an ornamental fountain.
Situated in 5 acres overlooking a tranquil lake, this heritage winery wedding venue is a superb choice for couples searching for a touch of old-world charm. Reynella was the very first site for grapevine plantings in South Australia, and so St Francis Winery Resort bears significance in Australian winemaking history. The wedding venue features five spacious function rooms and guest accommodation.
Located in the heart of Port Adelaide, The Krystal Function Centre offers an elegant ballroom style setting for weddings and events. With space to accommodate up to 380 guests, this versatile and modern wedding venue boasts sparkling chandeliers and soft ceiling draping. You’ll love The Krystal Function Centre’s bespoke wedding packages, dedicated event coordinators and delicious catering options.
The Lookout Echo Point is perched on the edge of the Blue Mountains Echo Point escarpment, with breathtaking views of the valley and the iconic Three Sisters. Here, your wedding ceremony can take place in the gardens with panoramic mountain views followed by a reception in the modern restaurant space with lovely terraces overlooking the landscape.
Burrowed beside the radiant Ku-ring-gai National Park in Sydney’s metropolitan north is Australia’s most idyllic private golf clubs, Terrey Hills Golf & Country Club, an immaculately conditioned championship golf course. Its magnificent clubhouse is both modern and elegant with classic wrap-around verandahs and sweeping windows offering beautifully manicured lawns and bushland views.
On the hunt for an affordable oceanfront wedding venue? Adelaide’s Glenelg Pier Hotel is a local favourite and offers large, hearty meals, a light-filled reception room, comfy on-site accommodation, and lovely, attentive service. Ideally positioned on the waterfront - in front of crashing waves, this hotel offers breathtaking sunset views, with opportunities to host your ceremony on Glenelg Beach.
Perfectly placed on the banks of the Brisbane River, Stamford Plaza Brisbane is a luxury hotel wedding venue boasting stunning riverside views and light-filled function spaces. This five-star hotel offers an elegant setting for inner-city Brisbane weddings, with picturesque riverside garden ceremony locations, a grand pillarless ballroom, and luxurious accommodation.
Set amongst beautiful natural Australian bushland, yet just a 30-minute drive from Melbourne CBD, Sherwood Receptions is a 130-year-old historic barn wedding venue with charming Tudor beams, period features and perfectly manicured gardens. It's a gorgeous countryside setting next to Woodlands Park Reserve.
For a romantic, laidback wedding atmosphere overlooking the Swan River, East Fremantle's The Left Bank is a must-see. Here, your wedding ceremony can take place along the waterfront followed by a cocktail style wedding reception spread across the balcony and the upstairs River Bar.
Riverside Oaks Golf Resort’s Clubhouse offers various rooms, all with wraparound floor-to-ceiling windows, capturing the glorious views of the golf course & a stream of natural light. Across 587 acres there are many areas perfect for capturing your wedding day, including charming bridges, heritage-listed sandstone ruins, the backdrop of the Hawkesbury River against the manicured golf course.
Overlooking shimmering turquoise waters and picturesque sailboats, The Marina Mindarie is a stunning waterfront wedding venue just 30 minutes north of Perth. This all-in-one venue is perfect for destination weddings near Perth, with a gorgeous pavilion for waterfront wedding receptions, a modern open-air chapel for romantic ceremonies, bespoke wedding packages, and stylish onsite accommodation.
If a vintage wedding venue is what you're after, Chapel Farm in the Perth Hills is here to deliver. Built with century-old timbers, this Victorian homestead venue is a beauty. On the sprawling pastoral property, you'll have wedding photo backdrops that include a lake, waterfalls, hundreds of native plants, and beautiful landscapes.
In the heart of West Australia's oldest wine-growing region, just 30-minutes from Perth, Sittella Winery & Restaurant stands as the Swan Valley's most cherished wedding venue for first-class service, lavish alfresco dining and picturesque views among the vines. The essence of Italy arrives at Sittella Winery, with its Mediterranean style timber veranda and beautiful gazebo overlooking the lake.
The beauty of Sofitel Sydney Wentworth weddings is that every section of your wedding day can take place in one central and glamorous location. This 5-star Sydney hotel wedding venue is a stunning architectural treasure on the periphery of the Royal Botanic Gardens. Your guests will be blown away by the magnificent ballroom and picturesque garden terrace.
Striking modern architecture meets a garden oasis at The Calyx. Situated on the lush green lawns of the Royal Botanic Gardens in Sydney, it’s an extraordinary venue that is bound to enchant all of your guests. They’ll be whisked away from the garden entrance via a trackless train to arrive for your unforgettable nature-inspired wedding ceremony and reception.
A family-run winery in the heart of McLaren Vale's famous wine region, Beach Road Wines offers a stunning setting for your wedding day festivities. Exchange your vows overlooking the vineyards and gardens then host your wedding reception in the restaurant or under the stars. Beach Road Wines is a popular venue in a renowned wine region with gourmet menus and locally-sourced beverages.
Are you searching for a sustainable nature-inspired wedding venue in central Perth? Look no further than Perth City Farm, a thriving working farm with two blank canvas wedding venues and an expansive outdoor courtyard awaiting your creativity. The unique dry hire venue features a rustic barn, a commercial kitchen and a white-washed art gallery with lots of transformative potential.
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