10 Tips to Help you Find and Choose Your Wedding Venue in Sydney
There are some amazing wedding venues in Sydney and regional New South Wales. No matter your wedding budget or style, you’re sure to find something to suit your requirements. Go through this handy checklist then sit back, relax, and browse through our list of popular wedding venues in Sydney.
1. Wedding Location/s
Would you like your ceremony and reception at the same location? Or different?
2. Number of Guests
How many guests would you like at your ceremony and reception? Will you have a ceremony only guest list?
3. Wedding Theme
Will your wedding have a theme? A theme could be rustic, glam, indoors, outdoors, winery, destination venue, beach, etc.
4. Wedding Budget
What is your budget? Will you receive any assistance from parents or relatives? Would you ask your guests to contribute cash in lieu of a gift?
5. Wedding Date
Narrow down some dates. Check with your VIP guests to see what dates they definitely wouldn’t be available for.
6. Special Requirements
Do you have any special requirements? Accessibility for guests – eg steps might be difficult for elderly. Is there enough car parks or access to transport options?
Do you need a backup plan in case of inclement weather? Can you move your ceremony / pre-dinner drinks somewhere if the weather is not ideal?
8. Wedding Venue Search
Reach out to a few wedding venues and check to see how well they fit your anticipated numbers, theme, and estimated budget.
9. Wedding Venue Visit
Visit your favourite venues. See if you can visit the morning of a wedding, that way you can see the venue looking absolutely amazing. Enquire about a menu tasting if you would like one.
10. Wedding Venue Contract
Review their contract. Review and make certain what is included in the package you have selected. Some venues will include entertainment, decorations and more. Other’s will let you bring in external suppliers for this, cost this out too and double check your budget.
Happy wedding planning and best wishes for a wonderful day. xx