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The Old Courthouse - Venue & Celebrant

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In search of an experienced, professional wedding celebrant PLUS a truly spectacular venue all at a budget friendly price? Look no further than The Old Courthouse Fremantle, conducting weddings since 1899. We offer both ceremonies and receptions.

Whether you're planning a micro wedding, an elopement, or a legal ceremony before an overseas wedding, you can become part of history by exchanging your vows in this exclusive venue, complete with an elegant ambience and a reasonable price. You will get 45 minutes of exclusive venue hire, plus a celebrant and all the legal paperwork for just $1,250 for weekdays, or $2,000 for weekends! 

The Old Courthouse's ceremony package includes all the essential elements to make your wedding meaningful and memorable. This includes the completion of the Notice of Intended Marriage paperwork, a marriage celebrant who will guide you through the legal vows, and exclusive venue hire of the stunning Civil Courtroom for 45 minutes. The room boasts impressive 6-meter high ceilings and a functioning fireplace, creating a truly enchanting atmosphere. 

The venue will be beautifully styled with elegant floral arrangements and a signing table, ensuring a picturesque setting for your special moment. Accommodating up to 80 guests, the package also provides 30 black bentwood chairs, an in-house audio system, air conditioning, and wheelchair accessibility. 

Please contact us for more information on our reception packages.


What you'll love about your wedding ceremony at The Old Courthouse Perth:

  • Beautiful, Historic Setting: Immerse yourself in the charm and elegance of a historic venue, adding a touch of timeless beauty to your wedding ceremony. The Old Courthouse provides a picturesque backdrop that will create unforgettable memories and stunning photographs.
  • Helpful and Accommodating Team: The dedicated team at The Old Courthouse is committed to ensuring your wedding day is seamless and stress-free. From initial consultations to the execution of your ceremony, they are there to support you every step of the way, offering helpful guidance and accommodating your specific needs.
  • Fully Stocked On-Site Bar: Celebrate your newlywed status with ease by taking advantage of the venue's fully stocked bar. Enjoy a wide selection of drinks, including a special price on Italian Prosecco, to toast your love and create a joyful atmosphere for you and your guests.


Highlights of your wedding at The Old Courthouse Perth:

  • Historic venue
  • Celebrant services 
  • Historic and elegant setting
  • $1,250 average price 
  • Attentive and supportive team
  • On-site fully stocked bar
  • Flexibility in booking options
  • Beautifully styled venue
  • The option of holding your reception in the venue after your ceremony

"Honestly, the whole experience was absolutely perfect.  We couldn't have asked for a better night, and all the guests we asked loved the venue as well.

 A massive thanks to you and the team, we couldn't have asked for more." Grace and Tom

"Amazing venue; the food was exceptional and the staff attended to our every need promptly. Looking forward to using this venue for future events!" Klara

"We wanted to express our gratitude for the fantastic event we held on Sunday. Everyone commented on the stellar venue and the great food. Thank you once again, we couldn’t have been happier!" Monique

Wedding Brochure

The Old Courthouse - Venue & Celebrant Brochure

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August 2023

We had our wedding with the old courthouse and it was a simple easy venue to plan our wedding at. We had a cocktail wedding and it went fabulously. We had Janine through the process and she was wonderful to deal with and made the wedding the day we wanted.

Penny T.

August 2023

We couldn’t have asked for a better experience. Janine and Lauren met with us multiple times to help us plan our wedding day. They kept us confident that the day would run smoothly and listened to all of our requests and worked closely with our vendors so that we could relax and enjoy ourselves in the days leading up and the day itself. The venue is stunning and really didn’t need much to make it come to life. It was a great size for the 150 guests we had. Plenty of space for a dance floor but there were also areas for our guests to slow down and have a chat. Many of our guests commented on the quality of the food and the staff provided friendly and efficient service. We don’t have a negative thing to say and would highly recommend the Old Courthouse!

Grace R.

March 2024

We had an intimate wedding at The Old Courthouse - the ceremony in the old courthouse itself and then lunch on the verandah area of the bar. It was the perfect setting for an informal wedding. Janine was an absolute pleasure to deal with in organising the details and everything went as requested on the day. The staff on the day were attentive and friendly. Our celebrant, Aisha, was just lovely and all our guests said how perfect the officiating was. The photographer, J.C. (J.C. Bridal) came recommended by the venue and was excellent. All in all, everything about planning the day was so easy thanks to TOC team and the day was exactly what we hoped for.

Sarah L.

March 2024

Darryn and I had our ceremony at the Old Courthouse Marriage Office in Feb 2024 and we were so happy with how the entire event went. The venue itself is just beautiful and was very relaxed, nothing was too much bother. Absolutely everyone we came in contact with was so very friendly and made sure to explain what we needed to know to us so there was no panic on our part. Overall, a great venue, great people and fantastic experience.

Marlene L.

January 2024

Great food and great communication. Loved the food and we got many compliments. It was so handy to have the wedding and the reception was straight after.

Candice S.

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