10 Gorgeous Cocktail Wedding Venues In Brisbane

Booking the perfect venue is often the very first step towards creating the wedding of your dreams. For those hoping to celebrate with a cocktail reception rather than a formal sit-down dinner, you have come to the right place. We have complied a list showcasing 10 amazing cocktail wedding venues Brisbane has to offer.

*Venues ranked by number of Easy Weddings customer reviews on May 5, 2019.

The Landing at Dockside

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Rated five stars by their Easy Weddings customers, it’s clear as day that The Landing at Dockside is a favourite amongst Brisbane couples. This award-winning wedding and function centre is best known for its spectacular River River and Dockside Marina views, state-of-the-art function facilities and premium five-star catering. Both seated and cocktail soirees are welcome at The Landing at Dockside, with three versatile function rooms to choose from catering for up to 1500 guests. Whatever you envision for your special day, the dedicated events team behind The Landing at Dockside will ensure your event is everything you hoped and dreamed it to be. Find out more here.

Glengariff Historic Estate

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Located just 45 minutes from Brisbane CBD, Glengariff Historic Estate offers couple use of a magical 230-acre property to bring their Fairy Tale wedding to life. Dating back to 1876, this amazing family-owned private property is the complete package with on-site ceremony areas, endless photography opportunities throughout and the ability to host both seated and cocktail wedding receptions. Glenfariff Historic Estate really is what dreams are made of. Click here to find out more.

Riverlife

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Highly recommended by their Easy Weddings customers, Riverlife is considered one of the best cocktail wedding venues Brisbane has to offer. This beloved Brisbane venue features breathtaking river and city views, four unique waterfront venues and a heritage-listed function room, and endless photography opportunities nearby. Both intimate and large weddings are welcome at Riverlife, catering for those celebrating with just their nearest and dearest and those with a guest list of up to 800 guests. To find out what your wedding at Riverlife could look like, check out their photo gallery here. You won’t be disappointed.

Moda Events Portside

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Those planning a cocktail wedding will absolutely adore Moda Events Portside. Sat on the top level of Portside Wharf in Hamilton, this incredible venue is best known for its river and city views, tailored wedding packages and award-winning catering. The reception room serves as a blank canvas, allowing couples to create the wedding of their dreams within the contemporary styled venue. To begin planning your special day at Moda Events Portside, click here to get in contact with their events team. 

Sandstone Point Hotel

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Couples dreaming of an elegant cocktail soiree will absolutely adore Sandstone Point Hotel. This venue sits on 300-metres of unobstructed water-frontage: something your photographer will thank you for! It’s the complete package with four on-site ceremony areas, four function rooms to choose from and an exclusive deck for pre-dinner drinks and canapes. What more could you ask for? Click here for more information and to view Sandstone Point Hotel’s incredible photo gallery. We guarantee you will fall in love.

Cloudland

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If you’re searching for a cocktail wedding venue that WOWs, we cannot recommend Cloudland enough. A favourite amongst Brisbane couples, this amazing wedding venue is known for its lush indoor garden and waterfall, sparkling chandeliers, hanging love seats, glass balconies and its industrial spiral staircase – features your photographer is sure to make the most of. Packages are tailored to suit your individual requirements and budget, ensuring no two weddings at Cloudland are the same. Click here to find out more.

Kookaburra Showboat Cruises

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Kookaburra Showboat Cruises could be the wedding venue you’ve been searching for. The Kookaburra Queen paddle wheeler invites you and your guests aboard for a afternoon and night enjoying Brisbane river views, delicious catering and an enjoyable day on the water. There’s a number of packages to choose from, including both seated receptions and cocktail affairs for up to 350 guests. To find out more about Kookaburra Showboat Cruises, click here. 

The Point Brisbane Hotel

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The Point Hotel is a cocktail wedding venue that WOWs. This incredible venue is best known for its spectacular city views, private balconies and state-of-the art function facilities. And, with accommodation available on-site, guests can simply roll into bed once the celebrations are said and done. What more could you want? Find out more here. 

Room Three Sixty

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Room Three Sixty is the perfect setting for a lavish cocktail soiree. This top-floor wedding venue features spectacular city view, sophisticate and stylish interior and delicious in-house catering. Whatever you envision for your special day, the dedicated events team behind Room Three Sixty will ensure your dream wedding is brought to life. Find out more here. 

Loft West End

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If you are hoping to put on a stylish and sophisticated cocktail soiree, we cannot recommend Brisbane’s Loft West End enough. This bespoke wedding venue is best known for its romantic ambience, vintage style and mouth-watering catering. Both sit-down dinners and cocktail weddings are welcome here, with the function space reaching capacity at 200 cocktail guests. To find out what your wedding at Loft West End would look like, check out the venue’s amazing photo gallery here. We guarantee you will fall in love.

Couples across Australia agree that their wedding venue is one of the most important elements when it comes to creating the wedding of their dreams. For those planning an elegant cocktail wedding, we recommend starting your journey by booking one of these incredible Brisbane cocktail venues. They’re the best around!

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