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55 of Sydney’s Most Popular Wedding Venues (2022)

Whether you’re planning a casual beach wedding, modern industrial style, elegant ballroom, or something in between Wedding NSW can help you find your perfect wedding venue in Sydney and surrounds. In no particular order, here are Wedding NSW’s top 55 Wedding Venues in and around Sydney.

The Hills Lodge is an elegant 4½ star hotel located in North Western Sydney. Set amongst landscaped gardens with private courtyards, it’s an ideal venue for both your wedding reception and ceremony. Catering for small garden or cocktail weddings through to larger more formal events, the choice is yours. There are several wedding packages to choose from to ensure that every detail of your special day is covered.

For over 30 years, Vagabond Cruises have hosted thousands of weddings across the beautiful waters of Sydney Harbour. From intimate gatherings to glamorous, grand affairs, we have a package and a vessel to suit every taste and requirement. Your wedding is a magical event, and whether you want a grandiose affair or an intimate wedding with close family and friends, you can always count on spectacular Sydney Harbour to add that extra dash of modern style and natural beauty.

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club is one of Sydney’s premier wedding venues delivering fine service and exquisite cuisine in a relaxed setting. The Pittwater environment enjoys a natural contrast of rugged headlands, tranquil waterways, long stretches of open beach, wetlands and native bushlands. Enjoy a waterfront ceremonial setting to exchange your wedding vows, (the club also has an optional indoor space in case of inclement weather). Packages offer a diverse range of options from traditional set menu to a more relaxed cocktail party, buffet or BBQ which include seasonal menus that utilise the best produce available.

With exquisite surroundings and superb food, The Epping Club can cater for intimate affairs through to large events. The packages are designed to be “all inclusive” and cover every part of your reception including food, beverages, chair covers, flowers, DJ and bridal table candelabras. Menus range from canapé style, 3 course sit down 

Sydney Princess Cruises offers you a magical venue onboard a stunning boats on Sydney Harbour, start your life in style together in true style with our professional friendy team and fabulous packages. Incorporating elegance, comfort and style, not to mention stability. Choose from formal dining, sensational buffets and cocktail dining for 10 to 200 guests, an intimate bar lounge, and an upper alfresco style deck, which all provides you with the perfect venue for your special day. 

If you’re dreaming of a beach wedding, this Northern Beaches wedding venue has over 25 years of ideas to ensure your special day becomes true. Mona Vale Golf Club ​aim to design your special day with care and attention in these beautiful natural surroundings.

Monash Country Club is nestled amongst serene bushland, set high on the hills of Sydney’s stunning Northern Beaches. Panoramic views overlooking the expansive golf course, out to the Pacific Ocean, offer you a picture perfect backdrop for you to celebrate your special day with family and friends.

Avondale’s Clubhouse was built circa 1927 and has a private bushland outlook. Seating up to 180 guests for dinner or 240 in a cocktail party style, the clubhouse features a timeless charm with an elegant and intimate interior and offers an abundance of natural light. A lovely private sitting room is also available for the Bridal party to relax in during the course of the reception.

Metro Mirage Hotel Newport is a multi-award winning 4-star waterfront hotel and stunning outdoor ceremony, wedding reception and function venue. Located on the shores of beautiful Pittwater in Sydney’s Northern Beaches, they are the ideal location for your indoor or outdoor wedding ceremony and reception.

Looking for a beachside wedding venue in one of Sydney’s most iconic locations? Then look no further. The Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific is one of Sydney’s leading beachside wedding venues. You and your guests can enjoy the stunning views and location while our experienced events team will look after you to ensure your wedding is a success.

Harbourside Cruises offer the perfect venue for your wedding day with magificent views of spectacular Sydney Harbour. Elegant cocktail wedding reception cruises can be organised for lunch or dinner and wedding packages can be tailored to your needs.

As one of Sydney’s premier golf courses, established in 1899, The Killara Golf Club offers a picturesque setting for your wedding reception. The timeless elegance of the Art Deco clubhouse provides a rich atmosphere with every modern convenience. Superb cuisine and exceptional service will provide you with all you need to make your special day perfect in every way.

Novotel Newcastle Beach is the perfect place to celebrate a marriage or any special occasion. Their beautiful and spacious function room caters up to 110 guests seated including bridal table, dance floor, gift and cake table, or 140 guests for a cocktail reception. Dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows offer breathtaking backdrops for memorable photos with views of the harbour headland over to Stockton Beach.

Long Reef Golf Club is located on the sandy shores of Long Reef beach, on the beautiful Northern Beaches. This spectacular location not only allows you to host your wedding celebration dinner, but also offers an award winning waterfront ceremonial setting to exchange your wedding vows. Magnificent scenic surrounds also provide the perfect backdrop for photography.

Weddings at Pennant Hills Golf Club encompass style, elegance, and sophistication, everything your special day should be. Set in a green natural oasis that is close to the heart of the city, this award-winning Golf Club is the perfect venue for your special day. Whether you are planning an intimate gathering or a larger wedding reception, their function rooms can comfortably cater for events of all sizes. 

The Holroyd Centre for corporate events and weddings features a sweeping staircase, dramatic foyer entrance for pre-dinner drinks and canapés, vaulted ceilings, intimate outdoor garden setting, with flexible modern rooms and provides quality service staff, premium quality food and beverage packages. All packages may be personalised to suit individual tastes and budgets.

Situated within 6 acres of parkland the Banjo Paterson Cottage Restaurant is ideal for garden ceremonies. The adjoining car park has room for over 50 cars. The restaurant’s old-world charm is highlighted by several open fireplaces and the views are stunning. With a kitchen and cellar that have resulted in Banjo Paterson Cottage receiving numerous awards, your food and beverage requirements will be more than adequately satisfied.

HORIZONS is the East Coast’s best kept secret! Located on the iconic Maroubra Beach and situated on Level 2 above the newly refurbished South Maroubra Surf Lifesaving Club is the aptly named, HORIZONS, Sydney’s newest waterside function venue. This premier venue is home to one of the largest ocean front views of all venues along Sydney’s East Coast.

Imagine saying ‘I do’ overlooking one of the most iconic beaches in the world. Bondi Icebergs Club is located on the Southern end of Bondi Beach, and is one of the most naturally beautiful picturesque venues in Australia. Situated in the most spectacular and prominent coastal location in Sydney, this unique position is the perfect setting for your ceremony and reception.

Celebrate your wedding day at The Gardens on Forest. This heritage house and the rose gardens provide the perfect wedding venue. From the moment you arrive friendly and professional staff will ensure that your day is absolutely perfect. The exquisite gardens provide the perfect backdrop for your outdoor ceremony or reception and photographs.

With 5 Private rooms catering for 10 to 600 people, The Lagoon offers floor to ceiling glass doors opening up onto terrace just metres away from the water. The Lagoon is Wollongong’s premier seafood restaurant and famous for award winning food, excellent service and breath taking views. Have your wedding ceremony on the beach, enjoy canapés and pre-dinner drinks by the water under the pine trees then make your way up to the restaurant for your reception.

St Josephs Guesthouse is a perfect venue to organise the wedding of your dreams. You choose what, when, where and how with assistance from your family, friends, chosen contractors or our partners. Explore the grounds of St Josephs Guesthouse and the surrounding Macdonald River valley for some stunning bush setting photo opportunities before celebrating with your friends and family in an indoor or outdoor reception. Party the night away with music and dancing in the guesthouse for a lifetime memory.

Located in the heart of the village, just metres from the Kosciuszko Express Chairlift and the tranquil Thredbo River is the charming Thredbo Alpine Hotel. A Boutique property of great character and warmth and uninterrupted views of the Mountain or valley. All wedding guests in either the Thredbo Alpine Hotel or in a 1,2 or 3 bedroom Thredbo Alpine Apartment are offered discounted accommodation rates.

Kittyhawk is a high volume cocktail bar and French restaurant focused on exceptional guest experiences. Kittyhawk offers a one stop solution to weddings, where you can easily have your ceremony and reception all in one place. 

Tucked into a tropical rain-forest garden, just 15 minutes from Sydney CBD, Treehouse Gardens at Will & Mike’s is a stunning garden wedding venue with fountains, courtyards, lush gardens, and a renovated factory that dates back to 1912. The garden view room is a modern, bright space that’s perfect for a wedding reception following a ceremony in the gardens.

Conveniently located in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs, The Lakes Golf Club is the perfect wedding venue for your special day with a modern clubhouse and stunning views. The team at The Lakes will provide you with a highly personalised and distinctive occasion, delivered flawlessly, so that you can relax and enjoy a truly memorable wedding reception within beautiful and atmospheric surrounds.

Zimzala invites couples to exchange vows with the sand between their toes, make the most of the magnificent coastline for photos and stroll back to their function space for a relaxed reception overlooking the ocean. Enjoy the gorgeous views of Cronulla Beach with dedicated, experienced and friendly staff there to ensure every fine detail is met with 100% individuality. With their cool, elegant interiors, relaxed ambience and the sound of waves gently breaking on the shore, you would be forgiven for thinking you are on a peaceful tropical island!

Manly Golf Club is located in the hinterland of beautiful Manly Beach. The interior of the clubhouse has been faithfully restored to its classic grandness using nature’s colours of old gold and royal blue, highlighted by rich Rangoon green. It oozes style and elegance unparalleled on the Northern Beaches Peninsula. The magnificent bay window overlooking the course is a perfect setting for the bridal table and the clubhouse can accommodate 80 to 260 people in air-conditioned comfort.

Windsor Function Centre is Sydney’s best wedding venue to celebrate your special event. It’s the most stylish, premium function centre with 3 amazing rooms to choose from. They leave “no stone unturned” in ensuring you and your guests appreciate for a long time to come.

The spectacular ballroom at Skyview Reception has many special features to enhance your special day and provide a distinctive atmosphere. The impressive bridal table has a waterfall backdrop and there’s also a spectacular fish tank to add an individual touch to your wedding. Located just 35 kms from Sydney city centre with free parking conveniently available nearby, Skyview Reception is the ideal location for guests from all areas.

Concord Golf Club is one of Sydney’s most prestigious Group 1 Golf Clubs. The Clubhouse offers a warm classic ambience with timber features and traditional historic décor and furnishings. Two of private function rooms open onto the veranda that overlooks beautifully manicured gardens – very picturesque.

The Crystal Palace is Sydney’s most stunning wedding venue! Having been restored to its unique fairytale glory, this heritage listed building conveys a sense of elegance and prestige. Whether you are having an intimate reception for 60 close friends or an elaborate event for 400 well-wishers, the Crystal Palace will provide the perfect backdrop for your special day.

Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach has hosted so many beautiful weddings over the years. The picturesque setting, combined with the hotel’s friendly, professional staff, contemporary indoor and outdoor function space and the ability to hold outdoor ceremonies, make them one of Sydney’s most popular beachside wedding venues catering for events up to 350 guests.

Bisous Estate is a stunning event space that takes advantage of all of the natural beauty that the Hunter has to offer. It has been purpose built to cater for a wide range of weddings and with the stunning wine and food Bisous Estate has to offer it’s the perfect place to bring your closest friends and family together.

The picturesque Wandin Estate is the perfect backdrop for your Hunter Valley wedding day. Set amongst rolling vineyards and natural bushland, this 120 acre estate boasts an elegant and spacious function centre.

Novotel Newcastle Beach is perfectly positioned in a beachside precinct. The Hotel is surrounded by spectacular photograph locations and also many amazing outdoor ceremony locations including Newcastle Beach, Tramway Reserve, King Edward Park, Newcastle Ocean Baths and Civic Park. There are also many churches close to the hotel and neighbouring suburbs.

Positioned directly opposite the iconic Main Beach, The Italian Byron Bay is a stunning one of a kind venue featuring ocean views, lush tropical gardens, floor to ceiling windows, arched windows, stone walls, beautifully curved, high timber ceilings and bespoke interiors and furnishings. Enjoying a delicious modern Italian menu, carefully curated international wine list, delectable cocktails and exceptional service, all in the ambient, relaxed fine dining atmosphere – your wedding is sure to be the one to remember at The Italian Byron Bay!

Say “I do” to The Pavilion Kiama – your ideal waterfront wedding venue. The Pavilion Kiama is just metres from the ocean and overlooking Kiama’s beautiful Surf Beach, framed by iconic century-old Norfolk Pines.

Burnham Grove Estate is a grand historic estate surrounded by acres of garden. You will fall in love the moment you drive through the wrought iron gates up the rose-lined driveway, but the affair will only deepen as you discover the acres of architecturally designed gardens, fountains, ponds and orchard that all make Burnham Grove the perfect venue for your wedding.

A quiet haven just 15 minutes from the City, The Australian Golf Club provides the perfect setting for your special day. With spectacular views of the golf course from every room, ample on-site parking and professional, personalised service The Australian Golf Club is equipped in every way to enhance your wedding day.

Surrounded by rolling meadows and natural parklands, WatervieW in Bicentennial Park is the ideal venue for couples wanting a garden wedding feel with the security of an indoor location. Let the local bird calls be your choir!

Coogee Bay Hotel is a gorgeous boutique hotel is located directly opposite Coogee Beach, making it the perfect seaside wedding venue. The Seaview Room with French doors that open onto a wide tiled veranda overlooking Coogee Beach is the perfect location for your wedding reception. It can be divided into two completely separate rooms or into a three-quarter size room to ensure that the atmosphere is both intimate and spacious.

The Royal Motor Yacht Club at Newport provides a spectacular setting for your wedding ceremony and wedding reception. Whether you are looking for a casual cocktail-style wedding or a 3-course dinner and traditional wedding reception The Royal Motor Yacht Club is the perfect venue!

Known affectionately as ‘Sydney’s Seaside Village’, Coogee Beach is a tranquil environment. Surrounded by one of the East Coast’s most breathtaking beaches and headlands, Coogee Beach embraces a relaxed, casual setting for your wedding reception. Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach provide quality service and personal attention that exceed your guests’ expectations and make your special day one to remember.

From grand celebrations to intimate dinners overlooking Sydney’s eastern harbour, Rydges North Sydney is the ideal venue for your reception, set in lush garden surroundings and only 10 minutes from the heart of Sydney.

Terrey Hills Golf and Country Club is one of Sydney’s most magnificent venues, set amongst the breathtaking beauty of Kuringai Chase National Park, just 30 minutes from the city. Its spectacular clubhouse is both modern and elegant with grandly proportioned rooms, classic wrap around verandahs and sweeping windows offering stunning course and bush land views. The club boasts beautiful manicured lawns perfect for holding wedding ceremonies.

Ryde-Parramatta Golf Club provides flexible and all-inclusive reception packages, and we pride themselves in providing the highest quality food and presentation, with attentive and friendly service. Their spacious reception space contains a large open fire place and seats up to 180 guests comfortably. 

With 5 stunning function rooms and two dedicated ceremony areas, Lilys Function Centre is one of Western Sydney’s best kept secrets. Specialising in weddings, the venue caters from the intimate all the way up to the most extravagant events and offers packages that suit all budgets and styles.

St Josephs Guesthouse is a perfect venue to organise the wedding of your dreams. Enjoy a unique beautifully restored 1840’s Gothic style church for both indoor and outdoor weddings. Explore the grounds of St Josephs Guesthouse and the surrounding Macdonald River valley for some stunning bush setting photo opportunities before celebrating with your friends and family in an indoor or outdoor reception. Party the night away with music and dancing in the guesthouse for a lifetime memory.

From beautiful ceremony details and delicious reception dinners to comfortable accommodation options and additional styling touches, Orange Ex-Services’ Club are a full-service venue.

Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst will ensure that the smallest details are attended to with style and flair, so you and your guests can relax and enjoy a truly memorable night. Level 7 of Rydges Mount Panorama features function space that can cater for up to 180 guests (including a dancefloor), all with spectacular Mount Panorama and Bathurst rural views.

The Southern Highlands best kept secret, Gibraltar Hotel Bowral is something really special, a place you want to be part of, a place you want to linger a little longer at.  Imagine this… all your guests under one luxury roof… with floor to ceiling windows overlooking a golf course and Mt Gibraltar, drinks in the terrace before a reception in the ballroom with views to die for. Then, once the oldies have gone off to bed, a few drinks in the bar with your nearest and dearest.

Surrounded by 60 private acres, Sylvan Glen is a romantic Southern Highlands wedding venue offering total privacy, beautiful function spaces and an exclusive country guesthouse for your entire weekend stay. A wedding is too big a celebration to hold over just one day. A wedding at Sylvan Glen can be spread over the whole weekend, enjoying your special time in relaxation, without time limits and other brides queuing up behind you waiting for the room.

Award winning Jenolan Caves has been hosting wedding celebrations and honeymoons for over a century. Breathtaking scenery above and below ground provides unique photo opportunities. Caves House offers warm country hospitality, romantic reception rooms from a modern function room to a heritage listed Grand Dining room with delicious menus using local produce.

Barrenjoey House is at the heart of Palm Beach’s alluring beachside lifestyle; fusing together casually elegant dining and stylish boutique accommodation. With Sydney’s most incredible Pittwater views, Barrenjoey House is the perfect place for you and your guests to celebrate your wedding and soak up the sun-drenched surrounds and coastal sea breeze.

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