Searching for a wedding venue that stands out from the crowd and will leave your guests with something to talk about for years to come? You’ve come to the right place! We recommend starting your searching with the top 25 unique wedding venues in Melbourne. These have been ranked by their customer reviews on Easy Weddings.
The jewel of Melbourne’s iconic Pumphouse Hotel, St Andrews Conservatory is one of the most popular unique wedding venues in Melbourne. Known for its delicate hanging bamboo lanterns and natural light from its distinctive glass roof, this venue caters up to 120 seated guests and 160 cocktail guests within their romantic ambience. Get in contact wit their dedicated wedding coordinator and begin planning your unique wedding at St Andrews Conservatory.
Known for its delicate bamboo lanterns and sociable atmosphere, St Andrews Conservatory is the embodiment of romance. Paired with its distinctive glass roof, this multi award-winning venue in Fitzroy is considered one of Melbourne's most unique wedding venues. The primary event space is flooded with natural light and the open-plan design allows you to get as creative as you wish.
If you are searching for that fairytale venue, we cannot recommend Montsalvat enough. Set within 12 acres of gardens, this venue features a mix of architectural styles exuding tranquility and romance. Montsalvat allows couples to host their ceremony, photoshoot and reception all within the one location, so you and your guests needn’t rush between venues on your big day. And, located only 25 minutes from Melbourne’s CBD, this venue is the perfect location for a wedding away from the hustle and bustle of the city. For more information, be sure to visit their Easy Weddings storefront here.
Farm Vigano could be the wedding venue of your dreams. Set on 16 acres of beautiful landscape, Farm Vigano is the perfect location for a rustic or country wedding away from the hustle and bustle of the city. This venue offers couples the choice between two function spaces, catering for up to 120 seated guests or up to 200 cocktail guests. If you are searching for something truly special for your wedding, we cannot recommend Farm Vigano enough. But don’t just take our word for it – read their glowing customer reviews and find out for yourself why so many newlyweds trusted Farm Vigano to create a spectacular event out of their wedding. See more here.
Inspired by Italian heritage and culture, this elegant restaurant wedding venue in South Morang brings a flavour of Europe to Melbourne. Set in a former private estate, surrounded by blooming gardens and orchards, Farm Vigano is a scenic wedding venue with an Italian Terrazza overlooking Plenty Valley Gorge. Your guests will be swept away by its captivating setting and relaxed ambience.
Grand Hyatt Melbourne could be everything you’ve been searching for and more. This venue offers couples the choice from a number of exclusive function spaces catering for intimate events of 50 up to grand soirees of up to 730 guests. And, with 68 five-star customer reviews backing them, it’s safe to say Grand Hyatt Melbourne is a favourite among those searching for a unique wedding venue sure to wow guest and leave them with something to talk about. Click here to begin planning your special day at Grand Hyatt Melbourne.
Boasting 67 five-star customer reviews on Easy Weddings, Fenix Events is a clear favourite among those searching for a unique wedding venue in Melbourne, Victoria. Situated on the banks of the Yarra Valley in Richmond, this venue is the perfect setting for a waterfront wedding. Fenix Wedding Reception Venue has two unique function rooms to choose from, seating from 80 to 220 guests. To find out more about this reputable waterfront venue, visit their storefront here.
The Melbourne Zoo offers couples the unique opportunity to say ‘I do’ among your favourite animals. This multi award-winning tourist attraction features four unique reception venues to choose from – the Rainforest Room, the Bong Su room, the Lakeside Room, and the Leopard Lodge – so there’s something to suit weddings of all shapes, styles, and budgets at The Melbourne Zoo. Click here to find out more.
The Melbourne Zoo is an iconic, multi-award-winning venue located in the heart of Melbourne, just minutes from the CBD. It boasts unique, versatile wedding settings, gorgeous natural surroundings, fine, gourmet cuisines, and endless breathtaking photo ops. For a one-of-kind wedding experience filled with centuries-old manicured gardens and animals in their natural habitat, look no further!
For those dreaming of a fairytale wedding, you simply cannot look past Avalon Castle. This venue features beautiful stained glass windows, a charming dining room, spectacular gardens, and a number of photography opportunities throughout the property. And, with accommodation available on-site, you and your guests can simply roll into bed once the celebrations are said and done. If you are in the market for one of Melbourne’s truly unique wedding venues, Avalon Castle is well worth a second look. Find out more here.
Set on four acres of gorgeous English gardens, Overnewton is the perfect location to bring your fairytale wedding to life. Built in 1859, this elegant family homestead has been since fully restored to become a beautiful place to hold your wedding. Check out their glowing customer reviews and find out for yourself why you should host your unique wedding at Overnewton Castle Receptions.
Overnewton Castle offers a heritage-listed garden and castle wedding venue with beautiful Victorian countryside views just 15 minutes from Melbourne. Your wedding here kicks off with a ceremony in the English gardens followed by dinner in the formal dining room with a central crystal chandelier and elegant drapery.
Located just 35 minutes from Melbourne’s CBD, Roombas @ Mt Aitken could be the wedding venue you’ve been searching for. This venue offers couples the unique opportunity to host their ceremony, photoshoot and reception for up to 130 seated guests all within the one stunning property. And, with a guesthouse available on-site, you and your bridal party can even stay the night after the wedding. If you are hosting a rustic or country wedding, Roombas @ Mt Aitken is the perfect choice. Click here to find out more.
Roombas at Mt Aitken is an intimate wedding venue in Victoria’s beautiful Macedon Ranges region. If you’ve dreamt of a romantic wedding day, this is the venue for you. With a gazebo, gardens, and a wine shed, Roombas at Mt Aitken is a fairytale location. This family-run venue is here to help you plan the event to perfection.
Situated on Melbourne’s Albert Park, The Park is a modern and unique venue perfect for your special day. With style and elegance everywhere you look, this venue features extravagant chandeliers, tiled walls, a modern mirrored bar, and the ability to transform this blank canvas into the wedding of your dreams. And, with the capacity to host 50 to 500 guests, there’s something for every wedding at The Park. Click here to find out more.
Known for its extravagant chandeliers and contemporary mirrored bar, The Park is one of Melbourne's most unique wedding venues. Situated close to the CBD by the peaceful Albert Park Lake, its covered balcony wedding venue can host chic intimate ceremonies and huge wedding receptions for up to 1000 cocktail style.
For those searching for something truly spectacular for their wedding venue, you simply cannot look past Vogue Ballroom. Located just 20 minutes from Melbourne’s CBD, this venue features luxurious interior, lavish stone bathrooms, crystal chandeliers, and grandeur and opulence everywhere you turn. The Vogue Ballroom caters for weddings with 100 to 360 guests, so larger events are certainly welcome here. Click here for more information on this stunning venue.
Located in Melbourne's Burwood East suburb, the opulent Vogue Ballroom specialises in luxury weddings for couples with exceptional taste. Vogue Ballroom features crystal chandeliers, high ceilings, beautiful drapery, lavish stone bathrooms, and a mezzanine balcony overlooking the festivities. With more than 500 5-star reviews and exquisitely tailored packages, this is one impressive venue.
SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium offers couples the unique opportunity to exchange vows surrounded by beautiful sea creatures. This unique venue offers stunning function spaces to choose from, each themed differently. Check out their storefront and find out why you should host your unique wedding at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium.
River’s Edge Events could be everything you’ve been searching for and more. This five-star venue features 180 degree views over Melbourne’s city skyline and the Yarra River – the perfect backdrop for those planning a waterfront wedding. Whether you are planning an intimate event of 50 or a lavish soiree of up to 650 cocktail guests, the dedicated team behind River’s Edge Events will ensure your day is everything you hoped it would be. For more information and to view their photo gallery, be sure to visit River’s Edge Events at their storefront. You won’t be disappointed.
Located on the idyllic banks of the Yarra River, between Melbourne CBD and Docklands, River's Edge Events is a contemporary waterfront wedding venue with subtle and sophisticated interiors. With 180-degree river views and an open plan event space, this is the ultimate blank canvas for a chic Melbourne wedding.
Set high among the clouds above the hustle and bustle of Melbourne City, Mon Bijou is one of the most unique wedding venues in Melbourne. Featuring 270-degree city views, this exclusive penthouse has been created with a jewel-inspired concept and French flavour. Get in contact with their exclusive event planner and begin crafting your special day in the clouds at Mon Bijou.
Luna Park Melbourne offers couples the unique opportunity to say ‘I do’ in an iconic and playful atmosphere. Featuring a variety of function rooms to choose from, your guests are sure to be impressed with your special day at Luna Park. Contact their wedding coordinators and begin planning your unique wedding at Luna Park today.
Animal lovers will absolutely adore the event space at Werribee Open Range Zoo. This unique venue offers couples the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to wed in a rustic, outdoor space among their favourite wild animals. It’s a wedding guests are unlikely to forget anytime soon! Find out more about Werribee Open Range Zoo here.
The Werribee Open Range Zoo is a popular, safari-themed attraction nestled in Victoria, just thirty minutes from Melbourne CBD. It boasts gorgeous indoor and outdoor wedding settings, 200 hectares of breathtaking animals from Africa, Asia, North America, and Australia, and endless, unique photo opportunities. For delicious, fresh menus and tailor-made packages, Werribee Open Range Zoo is for you!
Despite being a recent addition to the Easy Weddings directory, Ichi Ni Nana located in both Fitzroy and St Kilda is fast becoming a favourite among Melbourne couples. The three-level, multi-faced event space in Fitzroy is best described as unique, quirky and intimate. There’s a number of unique function rooms to choose from, catering to weddings of all shapes and sizes. On the other hand, Ichi Ni in St Kilda features an outdoor deck and uninterrupted views of Port Philip Bay. Click here to find out more.
If you are searching for a venue that’ll wow guests and leave them with something to talk about, you simply cannot look past The Convent. Truly one of Melbourne’s most unique wedding venues, this venue features a historic chapel, a magnificent glass conservatory, and two function rooms all within six acres of manicured gardens. Whatever you envision for your special day, the dedicated and talented team behind The Convent will ensure your wedding dreams become a reality. For more information, be sure to visit their Easy Weddings storefront here.
Historic Daylesford wedding venue The Convent encompasses a 19th-century, architecturally magnificent building nestled amongst six acres of enchanting gardens, with colourful foliage enveloping this ceremony and reception venue. Old world charm meets stunning views, heavenly fare, and a classic chapel at this multi-award-winning venue. Perfect for art lovers, it also boasts an exquisite gallery.
Art lovers with absolutely adore the National Gallery of Victoria. Known as one of Australia’s finest cultural institutions, the National Gallery of Victoria offers couples the opportunity to wed in a truly unique event space. There’s two function spaces to choose from, including the Great Hall with stained glass windows and the Garden Restaurant with plenty of natural light and dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows. Both intimate wedding groups and parties of up to 500 people are welcome here. Find out more here.
The National Gallery of Victoria is a magnificent landmark wedding venue in Melbourne CBD that features a contemporary restaurant wedding venue overlooking the pleasant gardens, and a historic Great Hall complete with a phenomenal stained glass roof by Leonard French.
With many couples across Australia placing a large emphasis on wowing their guests, choosing the perfect venue has become one of the most important elements of planning a wedding. If you are on the hunt for something spectacular in Melbourne, we recommend starting with these 25 unique venues.