When planning a wedding, you have to consider a lot of different things: the date of the upcoming celebration, its style, the guest list, and so on. However, there is one serious decision you have to get right. Yes, we are talking about choosing the perfect wedding venue. The location of your choice will fully determine some of the most important aspects of your celebration. Not sure where to begin? We are ready to help you! From minimalist beach houses with an ocean view to grand winery estates, scroll down to find Australia’s best wedding venues.
Right in the heart of the western district sits Barunah Plains, a property that dates back to 1846. The Barunah Plains homestead is perfectly positioned with views across the formal gardens and Warrambine Creek. Over the past six years, the current owners renovated the homestead, farm, and outbuildings to return it to its former glory. Now, Barunah Plains is back to its magnificent old self! No wonder it is among the most desired venues in Victoria for getting married. Beautifully manicured gardens for ceremony and drinks, stunning Woolshed perfect for reception, and mesmerizing sunset views — what else could you ask for? You can either bring your suppliers to make the wedding uniquely yours or get recommendations from Barunah Plains staff. Regardless, your big day will be flawless, as Barunah Plains offers great flexibility and endless options that many other venues simply can’t.
Welcome to Botanic House, a multi-level dining nestled amongst the beautiful foliage of Sydney’s Royal Botanic Garden. With lush garden surrounds and glimpses of the glittering Sydney Harbor, it is the perfect venue for sharing your wedding vows. Located just minutes away from the CBD, Botanic House offers a great garden escape with a convenient city location. This Sydney venue is all about greenery, spaciousness, and refreshing modern cuisine. Botanic House has been designed to take full advantage of the venue’s unique location and breathtaking surroundings. It features bespoke menus, high glass windows open to luxurious views, and a front-desk area perfect for arrival drinks and canapés. At Botanic House, you will create truly unforgettable memories.
Deux Belettes offers luxury accommodation, a romantic weekend away, an elopement or gala wedding, and an event venue just a kiss away from Byron Bay. This dream-like chateau, inspired by French farmhouses, sits quietly on a country lane surrounded by tropical fruit plantations and rainforests. Filled with classic, antique furnishings, and a warm atmosphere, Deux Belettes is a one-of-a-kind setting for special celebrations that will wow all your guests. This French House has a list of 5-star wedding planners and stylists passionate about creating weddings that are a true reflection of your vision. You will be provided with the best caterers, florists, musicians, photographers, stylists, and even luxury transport — just everything you could think of for an A+ celebration. Experience Deux Belettes once, and you will want to come back again.
Fins is the hottest wedding and event venue on the Tweed Coast. This “one stop” destination is located on a 65-hectare exotic fruit plantation with majestic sunset views of Mountain Warning to the west and the Pacific Ocean to the east. What an outstanding backdrop for swearing your love! Fins is managed by a team of professional wedding coordinators and catered for by celebrity chef Steven Snow, so service at the highest level is guaranteed. With a capacity of 300 people, Fins is the perfect wedding venue for celebrations of different sizes. If you are looking for a more private setting for your ceremony, check out their fruit orchard, which is perfect for intimate gatherings. Fins will provide you with a catering coordinator, pre and post site meetings, chairs and tables, an in-house Bose sound system, and so much more. Don’t miss your chance to become a new chapter of Fins’ story.
Nestled in Bowral, Hopewood House is the most exclusive wedding venue in the NSW Southern Highlands region. Being only a short picturesque drive from Sydney, this historical estate is the ultimate location for meaningful events and celebrations. With boutique accommodation on site, Hopewood House is also the perfect place for a staycation and mid-week visits. Once you get to Hopewood House, you will be spellbound by the beauty of this stunning avant-garde property! Timeless architecture, established gardens, precision-shaped hedges, and manicured lawns will make you fall in love with this place unconditionally. Hopewood House is indeed an idyllic place to exchange your wedding vows.
Established in 1872, Hotel Sorrento is a place to connect, inspire, and celebrate. Located on the clifftops overlooking Port Phillip Bay, the property combines breathtaking views, a friendly atmosphere, and luxurious accommodation. Hosting a wedding or some other meaningful event? Look no further than Sorrento! The hotel boasts a range of event spaces and packages to suit any occasion. Whether you are planning an intimate celebration or something larger, be sure that Sorrento has the perfect option for you. Choose from one of their elegant dining spaces or outdoor terraces to spend your precious moments in comfort and luxury. The Cooper Room, Austin Room, or Hotham Room — each private dining room has its own unique feel. The Hotel Sorrento’s professional event team will help you create the perfect occasion to suit your theme, budget, food and beverage requirements.
Krinklewood is a place like no other! It’s a secluded biodynamic French-inspired vineyard estate set on the banks of Wollombi Brook, against the backdrop of the Brokenback Range. Krinklewood is no ordinary place — they are turning themselves toward a cultural landscape of sustainability, good food, and exceptionally expressive wine. The estate provides space for events of different types, from digital detoxes and business meet-ups to memorable Christmas celebrations. The Krinklewood grounds and residences also set up an intimate and spectacular scenery for saying “We do.” Just imagine getting married in a place as stunning as this one! Exchange your wedding vows underneath the beautiful climbing ivy to create memories for years on.
Located within the heritage-listed town of Braidwood, Mona Farm is a place where art, nature, and luxury collide. With its award-winning gardens, top-notch accommodation, contemporary art collection, and rich history — this luxury estate is perfect for hosting meaningful events such as weddings. At Mona Farm, you have the freedom to plan a wedding that is unique and truly you. Moreover, the venue is ready to offer you a list of their trusted suppliers to make your big day enjoyable and, most importantly, stress-free. While you are celebrating, the estate will be exclusively yours, so you will have an incredible chance to explore every corner of this stunning property. No doubt Braidwood and Mona Farm will take a special spot in your heart!
Port Phillip Estate is an architectural landmark and one of the most exciting food & wine destinations in Australia. With panoramic views of vineyards and the sea, the property lies on a spectacular site on the incredible Mornington Peninsula. The dramatic staircase will lead you into the belly of the building, revealing state-of-the-art winemaking facilities, the Barrel Room, the intimate Museum Wine Library, and six luxury accommodation suites. Many of the design initiatives here at the estate salute environmental sustainability. Port Phillip Estate is the best choice for creating everlasting memories and celebrating. From elegant sit-down affairs in their Dining Room to exchanging vows on their romantic deck — whatever your event, Port Phillip Estate will offer you and your guests an extraordinary experience.
Redleaf Wollombi is a luxury country retreat within a short drive of Hunter Valley Wineries. This elegant Italian-style villa is the perfect place for a weekend or week-long stay with your family and friends. Secluded, peaceful, indulgent, and private, Redleaf Wollombi is your top choice for hosting weddings. The house with its beautiful accommodation, stunning gardens, pool, and extensive grounds will be completely yours for the big event. Their Garden Room can comfortably hold 60 guests for a seated event and is perfect for intimate celebrations and gatherings. Planning something larger? An array of great options are available to establish a marquee. Redleaf will provide a wonderful backdrop and offer everything you need to create the most unforgettable celebration in your life.
Stones of the Yarra Valley is located on one of the most picturesque and historic properties in the Yarra Valley, combining two superb venues — The Barn and The Stables at Stone. Both are extremely popular for stunning luncheons and private events. The Barn is known for its floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking 200 acres of vineyards, while The Stables features soaring red brick walls and rough-hewn timbers dating back to 1868. Looking for a venue to exchange your wedding vows? Not a problem! Stones of the Yarra Valley has many options on their property for you to say “I do”. You can swear your love at The Chapel, which encompasses all of the romance and solitude of the rural place of worship, or under the heritage-listed Elm tree. Just choose a suitable wedding package, contact the venue's professional event team and forget all your worries. At the Stones of the Yarra Valley, all your dreams will come true!
Nestled in Anna Bay, Talm Beach House is a luxury accommodation that feels like home. The property sits right above gorgeous rock pools, perfect for whale watching and dolphin spotting. With open living space and grand floor-to-ceiling windows, you will be able to immerse yourself in the oceanfront. Micro-weddings, elopements, and vow renewals — Talm is the most magical place to create new memories. The property features a stunning yard space perfect for ceremonies, two large living spaces with enough room to move, natural lighting, and more to celebrate in the utmost comfort. Talm can also recommend their favorite vendors who you can easily get in touch with and plan the big day together. Talm Beach House has already seen a lot of love stories, and yours might be next.
Rest, recharge and celebrate at The Calile Hotel located in Brisbane! The property features different facilities for a comfortable and luxurious stay: modern rooms & suites designed with the guest experience in mind, a fitness center, spa, and an outdoor pool. The Calile Hotel is also one of Australia’s sought-after wedding venues. Their dedicated event team will assist you throughout the wedding planning process to ensure all the small details are just right. The Calile Hotel provides an array of event spaces perfect for celebrations of any size, from intimate to bigger ones. Each space will be customized with you in mind to bring your vision to life. Planning a luxe poolside celebration or a gala event to remember? The Calile Hotel is what you need.
The Oaks Ranch is your home away from home. This boutique hotel nestles in Mossy Point and backs onto the incredible Tomaga River. So be ready for mesmerizing scenery, a peaceful atmosphere, and relaxing nature sounds. Embrace the landscape, sip a cocktail by the pool, unwind in one of the hotel's newly renovated guest rooms, or enjoy a round of 9-hole golf course. Relish every bit of your stay! The Oaks Ranch is also an ideal wedding venue for couples seeking classic styling and flexibility. From elopements to large-scale weddings, The Oaks Ranch will help you create a celebration of your dreams. Formal indoor sit-down affairs, a luxurious marquee setting, canapés, and dancing beneath the stars — this amazing venue offers unrivaled flexibility for your reception. The hotel's expert team will work alongside any vendors of your choice to ensure your wedding reflects your personality and design.
Nestled in a picturesque Yarra Valley, Zonzo combines a winery, a restaurant, and a wedding venue. The estate is surrounded by 45 acres of vines and luscious lawns. Since opening in 2007, Zonzo has successfully hosted hundreds of weddings and remains a desired destination for lovey-dovey couples. Zonzo’s coordinators will guide you through the entire journey of your wedding, from the initial booking to the day of the celebration. At Zonzo, you can either host an outside ceremony or exchange your vows in modern Capella. After the ceremony, move to a beautiful terrace overlooking vineyards to take memorable photos, and then continue your festivities at the spacious restaurant. For smaller weddings, check out Zonzo’s The Stables and Piccolo packages that are ideal for intimate gatherings. Great food, delicious wine, picturesque scenery, and your favorite people, Zonzo is a venue like no other.