Located in New South Wales and hoping to escape to the Southern Highlands to host your magical garden wedding? You have come to the right place! To get you started on your venue hunt, we recommend you take a look at the top 20 most popular Southern Highlands wedding venues below. You never know — your dream venue could be included in this list!
1 Bendooley Estate
Set on 200 acres, Bendooley Estate is the perfect Southern Highlands wedding venue for a beautiful garden soiree. This idyllic venue accommodates between 200 to 250 guests and has a wide variety of ceremony locations and function spaces to choose from. This historic country retreat is ideal for those planning an elegant soiree away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Visit their website for more information.
2 Burnham Grove Estate
If you’re dreaming of a magical garden wedding near Sydney, Burnham Grove Estate is the perfect venue for you. This sprawling historic estate has everything you need for an unforgettable wedding, all in one stunning place. Host your ceremony in one of four picture-perfect locations on the property, then head to the elegant garden marquee for an unforgettable reception surrounded by manicured lawns and swaying palm trees. Visit Burnham Grove Estate’s Easy Weddings storefront to find out more.
3 Growwild Wildflower Farm
Located just an hour southwest of Sydney, Growwild is a favourite among those planning a magical Southern Highlands wedding. Situated on 25 acres of rural gardens, this family-owned and operated venue is the perfect choice for anyone hoping to say ‘I do’ at a garden wedding surrounded by native Australian flora and fauna. For those searching for something truly special for their Southern Highlands wedding, you simply cannot look past Growwild Wildflower Farm. Visit their website for more information.
4 Terrara House
If you’re searching for a spectacular private estate wedding venue near Sydney, Terrara House should be well and truly on your radar. Nestled on the serene South Coast of NSW, this grand historic mansion is surrounded by 17 acres of manicured grounds, maze hedges, sweeping farmland, and lush greenery. Enjoy on-site accommodation, stunning wedding backdrops, and endless photo opportunities at Terrara House NSW. Find out more here.
- Grand historic mansion nestled amid 17 acres
- Exclusive venue hire - only 1 wedding per weekend
- Luxurious on-site accommodation for 28 guests
- Impeccable service for a stress-free experience
5 Belgenny Farm
Situated in Camden South, just an hour’s drive from Sydney CBD, Belgenny Farm is a historic country wedding venue brimming with character and rustic charm. This serene location is surrounded by vast landscapes and fresh country air, perfect for escaping the hustle and bustle of the city. Celebrate with your loved one in the 200-year-old Granary, a lofty barn that accommodates a range of table arrangements and wedding styles. Learn more about this popular Southern Highlands wedding venue over at their Easy Weddings storefront.
- Unique farm, barn and outdoor wedding venue
- A rustic country experience in South West Sydney
- Caters for up to 200 seated and 300 standing
- Incredible photo opportunities in the grounds
6 Ottimo House
Set amongst towering eucalyptus trees and manicured gardens, Ottimo House is a striking architectural wonder and much-loved Southern Highlands wedding venue near Sydney. Evoking elegant and timeless aesthetics, this crisp white marquee-like structure plays host to showstopping weddings in the tranquillity of Denham Court Estate. With multiple indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception options onsite, everything you could need for your wedding is in one place at Ottimo House. Learn more here.
- Three elegant indoor reception spaces
- Rustic country charm meet modern luxury
- Accommodates 450+ guests
- In-house stylist and executive chef
7 Peppers Manor House
Nestled within an elegant country estate, Peppers Manor House is the most popular choice among couples hoping to host a Southern Highlands wedding. This venue exudes character and charm, and with it creates a magical ambience so many dream of when searching for their wedding venue. Peppers Manor House has undergone a multi-million dollar refresh to create ‘The Estate Room’ complete with an alfresco terrace, open fire, private bar, lounges, breathtaking views, and the ability to host intimate weddings and grand soirees of 250 guests. Read their glowing customer reviews and find out why Peppers Manor House is the most popular among Southern Highlands venues.
- Country estate in Southern Highlands
- Unique ceremony and reception areas
- Gorgeous garden views
- Perfect destination for your wedding day
8 Centennial Vineyards Restaurant
Located on the fringe of Bowral, just over an hour away from Sydney and two hours from Canberra, Centennial Vineyards Restaurant is the perfect location for relaxed yet elegant country weddings in New South Wales. You’ll love the secluded and picturesque feel of this popular winery wedding venue, surrounded by idyllic countryside and seemingly endless rows of lush vines. Find out more about this much-loved Southern Highlands wedding venue by visiting their Easy Weddings storefront.
- Variety of packages for your special day
- Spacious Tuscan-inspired alfresco courtyard
- Highest standard of food and quality service
- Perfect venue for a summer or winter wedding
9 Sylvan Glen Estate
Set in the Southern Highlands of NSW, Sylvan Glen Country House could just be the wedding venue of your dreams. The team behind this beautiful Southern Highlands wedding venue believe your wedding is too much of a celebration to only last one day, and so invite you and your guests to make a weekend out of your wedding. And, with the ability to house up to 140 guests in their beautiful function rooms overlooking the golf course, Sylvan Glen Country House is the ideal choice for those creating a garden wedding. Check out their storefront and begin planning your special day at Sylvan Glen Country House.
10 Peppers Craigieburn
Peppers Craigieburn offers couples the unique opportunity to say ‘I do’ in a secluded private setting away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Featuring beautiful garden settings for your ceremony and a variety of rooms to suitable for your reception, this venue caters for both intimate weddings and larger soirees of up to 160 guests. The team behind Peppers Craigieburn promise to assist with everything from your celebrant, music, and flowers to ensure your day goes off without a hitch. Check out their customer reviews and find out why so many newlyweds adore Peppers Craigieburn.
11 The Australian Botanic Garden Mount Annan
Hailed as a five-star supplier by their Easy Weddings customer reviews, The Australian Botanic Garden Mount Anna is a favourite among local couples hoping to say ‘I do’ in a truly spectacular venue. Situated just 45 minutes from the Sydney CBD, this stunning venue offers couples a number of ceremony spaces to choose from, endless photography opportunities, and three gorgeous function rooms catering from 50 to 600 wedding guests. Whether you are planning an intimate gathering or a lavish soiree with a larger guest list, there is something for every wedding at The Australian Botanic Garden Mount Annan. Be sure to check out their Easy Weddings storefront for more information.
- Numerous locations for ceremonies
- Simply stunning locations for ceremonies
- Capacity for 20 to 500 plus
- 1,000 acres of photographic backdrops
12 Mali Brae Farm
Mali Brae Farm is easily one of the most popular wedding venues the Southern Highlands has to offer. This award-winning boutique property is known for its stunning views, rural ambience, and of course, its garden weddings. Mali Brae Farm offers couples the unique opportunity to host their ceremony, photoshoot, and reception all within one location — so you don’t have to worry about rushing between venues on your big day. And, with wet weather ceremony options on-site, you needn’t worry about Mother Nature either! For more information on Mali Brae Farm, we recommend visiting their Easy Weddings storefront.
13 Robertson Public House Rustic Weddings
Priding themselves on being an affordable choice when it comes to Southern Highlands wedding venues, Robertson Inn Rustic Weddings offers their private estate for your special day. Set on 75 acres, this estate has plenty of space for your wedding ceremony, photoshoot, and reception to be hosted in one beautiful location. Check out their packages and inclusions and contact the professional and friendly team behind Robertson Inn Rustic Weddings today.
15 Wildwood @ Kangaroo Valley
16 Kalinya Estate
17 The Coach House at The Rift Estate
18 Mount Ashby Estate
19 Somerley House
20 Abercrombie Ridge
If you are hoping to create a magical garden wedding in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales, these 20 wedding venues are your best bet.