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Looking for the perfect Sydney wedding reception venue? Look no further! Wedding NSW has a wide selection of Sydney wedding venues to choose from, all of which are perfect for your special day. These Sydney wedding reception venues are located in beautiful settings, and they offer a variety of amenities and services to make your wedding day amazing. With so many options to choose from, you’re sure to find the perfect place to celebrate your wedding reception, engagement party, birthday party, or any other special occasion. So what are you waiting for? Find your perfect Sydney wedding venue today!

Sydney Wedding Reception Venues

Kittyhawk is a high volume cocktail bar and French restaurant focused on exceptional guest experiences. You can easily have your Sydney wedding ceremony and reception all in one place.

The Lakes Golf Club
Conveniently located in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs, The Lakes Golf Club is the perfect Sydney wedding reception venue for your special day with a modern clubhouse and stunning views.

Harbourside Cruises
Harbourside Cruises offer the perfect Sydney wedding reception venue for your special day with magnificent views of spectacular Sydney Harbour.

Sydney Princess Cruises
A magical venue on-board one of our stunning boats on Sydney Harbour, start your life in style together in true style with our professional friendly team and fabulous packages.

Vagabond Cruises
Vagabond Cruises have hosted thousands of weddings across the beautiful waters of Sydney Harbour. From intimate gatherings to grand affairs, we have a package and a vessel to suit everyone.

The Australian Golf Club
A quiet haven just 15 minutes from the City, with spectacular views. Our Executive Chef and his team cater for fine dining and Sydney weddings and events for up to 200 guests.

Treehouse Gardens at Will & Mikes
Offering a scenic garden backdrop with a vine-enclosed gazebo for your ceremony then enjoy a premium Sydney wedding reception experience.

The Langham, Sydney 
Stepping into this 5-star luxury hotel in Sydney will sweep you and your wedding guests into a world of splendour.

Sydney Beaches and Water Views Wedding Reception Venues

Prince Henry Centre 
In a unique setting, situated right on the shores of Little Bay, celebrate the most memorable day of your life with million-dollar ocean views at the award-winning Prince Henry Centre.

Horizons South Maroubra
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.

Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach
The picturesque setting, combined with the hotel’s professional staff make us one of the most popular beachside wedding venues in Sydney catering for events up to 350 guests.

Bondi Icebergs Club
Situated in the most spectacular and prominent coastal location in Sydney, this unique position is the perfect setting for your ceremony and reception.

Barrenjoey House
The heart of Palm Beach’s beachside lifestyle; fusing together casually elegant dining and stylish accommodation. We are able to accommodate weddings for up to 120 guests, with a dance floor.

Coogee Bay Hotel
A gorgeous boutique hotel located directly opposite Coogee Beach. The Boutique Hotel offers 4 star luxury on the shores of one of Sydney’s most famous beaches.

Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach
Surrounded by one of the East Coast’s most breathtaking beaches and headlands, Coogee Beach embraces a relaxed, casual setting for your Sydney wedding reception.

Zimzala invites couples to exchange vows with the sand between their toes, make the most of the magnificent coastline for photos and stroll back for a relaxed reception overlooking the ocean.

North Shore, Sydney Wedding Reception Venues

The Killara Golf Club
As one of Sydney’s premier golf courses, established in 1899, The Killara Golf Club offers a picturesque setting for your Sydney wedding reception.

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

Northern Beaches, Sydney Wedding Reception Venues

San Martin Akuna Bay
San Martin is a premium destination wedding venue nestled in pristine national park surrounds.

Metro Mirage Hotel, Newport
Pittwater’s award winning waterfront venue. We are the ideal location for your indoor or outdoor Sydney wedding ceremony and reception.

St. Michael’s Golf Club
Set atop the rugged cliffs of Sydney’s eastern suburbs, St. Michaels Golf Club is an elegant and picturesque Sydney wedding venue for your ceremony and reception.

Long Reef Golf Club
Magnificent scenic surrounds for an intimate or extravagant reception. Long Reef Golf Club is one of Sydney’s premier wedding venues.

Monash Country Club
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.

Mona Vale Golf Club 
If you’re dreaming of a beach wedding, our Northern Beaches wedding venue has over 25 years of ideas to ensure your special day becomes true.

Manly Golf Club
One of Sydney’s finest Georgian Mediterranean buildings with stunning views. Manly Golf Club is located in the hinterland of beautiful Manly Beach.

Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific
One of Sydney’s leading beachside wedding venues. A selection of unique inclusive wedding packages designed to give you the best possible experience on your special day.

Royal Motor Yacht Club Broken Bay
The Royal Motor Yacht Club provides a spectacular setting for your Sydney wedding ceremony and wedding reception. Whether you are looking for a casual cocktail-style wedding or a 3-course dinner.

Terrey Hills Golf & Country Club
Some Sydney wedding reception venues just seem to have that special magic! Our dedicated functions coordinator will work with you to create an unforgettable Sydney wedding day experience.

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club
Situated on the pristine waters of Pittwater, RPAYC is one of Sydney’s premier wedding venues delivering fine service and exquisite cuisine in a relaxed setting.

Northern Districts, Sydney Wedding Reception Venues

The Epping Club
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.

Peppers The Hills Lodge
Delivering the total Sydney wedding package that includes onsite accommodation. Catering for small garden or cocktail weddings through to larger more formal events, the choice is yours.

Avondale Golf Club
Wonderful venue in the surrounds of the Ku-Ring-Gai Chase National Park. Seating up to 180 guests for dinner or 240 in a cocktail party style, the clubhouse features a timeless charm.

Pennant Hills Golf Club
Sydney 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.

Parramatta, Penrith, Windsor and Western Suburbs Wedding Reception Venues

Hudson Hotel & Events Centre
With exquisite spaces, exceptional service, and a commitment to creating unforgettable moments, Hudson Hotel & Events Centre is the perfect choice for your Sydney wedding.

Nestled in the historic and picturesque Mulgoa region, Winbourne offers a premiere wedding ceremony, photography, and reception location, less than one hour from Sydney‘s CBD.

Peppers The Hills Lodge
Delivering the total wedding package that includes onsite accommodation. Set amongst landscaped gardens with private courtyards, it’s an ideal venue for both your wedding reception and ceremony.

Windsor Function Centre
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.

WatervieW in Bicentennial Park
This Sydney wedding venue is inspired by nature. WatervieW in Bicentennial Park is the ideal venue for couples wanting a garden wedding feel with the security of an indoor location.

River Canyon Restaurant
You will have exclusive use of this Sydney wedding reception venue including audio and video equipment, DJ, dance floor, outdoor areas etc.

Ryde-Parramatta Golf Club 
Ryde-Parramatta Golf Club provides flexible and all-inclusive reception packages, and we pride ourselves in providing the highest quality food and presentation, with attentive and friendly service.

Skyview Reception
Our beautifully decorated grand ballroom has the capacity for up to 500 guests and can be styled to suit your requirements. We have a choice of packages that can be tailored to suit your requirements.

Concord Golf Club
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. 

Southern Districts, Sydney Wedding Reception Venues

Tumbling Waters Retreat
The grand dining room with the ocean as a backdrop is breath-taking. Elegantly appointed, the décor reflects a relaxed ambience with rich warm woods, huge windows and magical views.

Sporties at Kareela Golf
Overlooking beautiful native gardens and the picturesque golf course, Sporties at Kareela Golf is certain to assist with making your Sydney wedding picture perfect. We cater for groups from 20 to 300.

The Gardens on Forest 
Our heritage house and the rose gardens provide the perfect wedding venue. Our Sydney wedding venue is totally accessible and features an undercover arrival area for your bridal party.

South West Sydney Wedding Reception Venues

Burnham Grove Estate
A grand historic estate surrounded by acres of garden. Discover the acres of architecturally designed gardens, fountains, ponds and orchard that all make Burnham Grove the perfect wedding venue.

Gledswood Homestead and Winery 
A romantic and historic venue featuring a magnificent homestead (circa 1810) surrounded by elegant gardens, and several different function rooms to cater for Sydney weddings of up to 450 guests.

Country New South Wales Wedding Reception Venues

Blue Mountains, Bathurst and Orange Wedding Reception Venues

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

Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst 
From the moment you arrive and step into our lobby, our dedicated Wedding Coordinator will ensure that your wedding day will be one to remember at one of the best Bathurst wedding venues around.

Stockman’s Ridge Wines
Stockman’s Ridge Wines is a picturesque country estate situated on a vineyard with sweeping views of Mount Canobolas and the surrounding Orange countryside.  

Jenolan Caves
An unique venue. Have your ceremony in a cave and reception at Caves House. We offer a variety of accommodation options for you and your guests.

Central Coast Wedding Reception Venues

The Select Inn Gosford
If you’re looking for a sophisticated, extensive, and affordable Central Coast NSW wedding venue, you will adore The Select Inn Gosford!

Pullman Magenta Shores Resort 
Nestled between the pristine waters of the Pacific Ocean and Tuggerah Lake this magnificent resort is set on 52 acres and has been designed to complement its spectacular location.

The Entertainment Grounds 
As the premier events precinct on the Central Coast, The Entertainment Grounds is the perfect venue for your wedding whether it be a small intimate gathering through to a large, extravagant reception.

St Josephs Guesthouse
We provide a unique beautifully restored 1840’s Gothic style church for both indoor and outdoor weddings. Five bedrooms for overnight or weekend accommodation.

El Lago Waters Resort
A beautiful lakefront setting, modern, versatile and graciously appointed facilities, and a team of warm and professional staff dedicated to ensuring that your special day is a resounding success.

Hunter Valley, Newcastle and Port Stephens Wedding Reception Venues

Novotel Newcastle Beach
The perfect place to celebrate a marriage. Our beautiful function room caters up to 110 guests seated including bridal table, dance floor, gift and cake table, or 140 guests for a cocktail reception.

Oaks Cypress Lakes Resort
Positioned in the heart of one of Australia’s premier and most picturesque wine regions, the Hunter Valley, Oaks Cypress Lakes Resort offers the perfect setting to tie the knot in front of family and friends. 

A tranquil bush venue perfectly complimented by luxurious resort style features. Noonaweena is a stunning location for your boutique wedding ceremony and reception.

Bisous Estate
Bisous Estate has been purpose built to cater for a wide range of weddings and with the stunning wine and food. It’s the perfect place to bring your closest friends and family together.

Wandin Estate
Wandin Estate is one of the best wedding venues in the Hunter Valley. Perfect for your ceremony, reception and wedding guest accommodation.

Mid North Coast Wedding Reception Venues

Shoal Bay Country Club
Set on 5 acres of stunning beachfront, Shoal Bay Country Club is the perfect backdrop for your wedding ceremony, the ideal setting for your reception, and a romantic escape for your honeymoon.

Northern Rivers Wedding Reception Venues

Oaks Casuarina Santai Resort
This Balinese-styled design blends perfectly with the contemporary touches, all providing an idyllic wedding and honeymoon setting. 

The Italian Byron Bay
Offering flexible event spaces and package for intimate gatherings of 20 or lavish affairs for up to 130 – The Italian is the ultimate beach side destination for your special days celebrations!

South Coast, Kiama and Shoal Haven Wedding Reception Venues

The Pavilion Kiama
The Pavilion Kiama is perfectly situated to play a big role on your perfect day. As big or intimate as you want it to be, we are the ideal place to begin your wedded journey together.

Far South Coast Wedding Reception Venues

Robyn’s Nest Guest House
Ceremony, reception and accommodation can be provided onsite.  Full catering available ranging from stand up canapé style to sit down a-la-carte style.

Southern Highlands and Braidwood Wedding Reception Venues

Gibraltar Hotel Bowral Southern Highlands
The Southern Highlands best kept secret, Gibraltar Hotel Bowral is something really special. A luxury wedding that will exceed your expectations.

The Secret Garden
We offer a completely unique and bespoke approach to weddings and events, allowing you to completely customise the space and to help you to achieve your dream day.

Sylvan Glen Estate 
Surrounded by 60 private acres, Sylvan Glen is a romantic Southern Highlands wedding venue offering privacy, beautiful spaces and an exclusive country guesthouse for your entire weekend stay.

Thredbo Alpine Region Wedding Reception Venues

Thredbo Alpine Hotel
The stunning beauty of the great outdoors makes Thredbo the ideal wedding venue and provides an array of breath-taking ceremony or photographic settings.

Western Region Wedding Reception Venues

The Boat Shed Lake Hume 
Uniquely located on Lake Hume, Albury, The Boat Shed is landmark destination to celebrate your romantic wedding.

Wollongong Wedding Reception Venues

Lagoon Seafood Restaurant
The Lagoon is Wollongong’s premier seafood restaurant and famous for award winning food, excellent service and breath taking views.

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Sydney Wedding Reception Venue FAQ

How far in advance should I choose a Sydney wedding venue?

As far in advance as possible, some Sydney wedding reception venues will only have one wedding per day. Popular Sydney wedding reception venues can book out 6 months to a year or more in advance.

What is the typical payment plan for a Sydney wedding reception?

Typically Sydney wedding reception venues will require a deposit to secure your date which might be as low as 20% or as high as 100%. Most wedding venues in Sydney will expect the entire bill to be paid in advance of your wedding, with the exception of incidental charges like if the reception goes for longer than planned, or more food or drink are consumed. Be sure to ask about the venue’s refund policy in case of cancellation or postponement.

Who pays for a wedding reception in Sydney?

Traditionally the Bride’s family paid for the wedding reception – venue, food and drink – today however, most couple’s pay for the reception. Their parents and guests may contribute to the cost.

What are some questions I should ask my Sydney wedding reception venue that I might not know about?

Most Sydney wedding reception venues will have a wedding pack that will explain their charges. Typically they will include the cost of food, beverages (on consumption, package, or BYO), and staff. Some packages will also include cake, decorations and entertainment. However, other venues will charge these separately. They may charge to cut and serve a wedding cake not provided by them. There may be costs for parking, security personnel, vendor meals (for your photographer, DJ, etc). If there may be children at your wedding, discuss their needs with your reception venue.

What is a menu tasting and do all Sydney wedding reception venues offer one?

A menu tasting is an opportunity for you to taste a few menu options whilst deciding on the menu for your wedding reception. The availability of a menu tasting varies, be sure to check with your short-listed Sydney wedding reception venues.

How can I save money on my Sydney wedding reception?

Sometimes Sydney wedding reception venues offer cheaper packages for winter and mid-week celebrations. It may also be cheaper for alternative drop meals rather than giving the guests multiple choices. Some Sydney wedding venues will allow BYO catering and / or beverages. It may be cheaper to hold your wedding ceremony and reception at the one venue.

What do Sydney wedding reception packages include?

Typically they include food, beverages, staff, tables, chairs, crockery. There may be package upgrades for entertainment, decoration, cake, etc.