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6 Best Wedding Venues in Sydney [2023]

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Wedding Venues Sydney

Best Wedding Venue Sydney
Best Wedding Venue Sydney

Are you looking for the perfect wedding venue in Sydney? If so, you’re in luck! In this blog post, we will discuss six of the best wedding venues in Sydney. These venues offer everything from stunning waterfront views to the rustic charm. So, whether you are looking for a modern city wedding or a country wedding, there is sure to be a wedding venues Sydney here that is perfect for you!

1) Q Station Sydney Harbour National Park

Key ServiceHas a lot of reception areas
Address1 North Head Scenic Drive, Manly NSW
Phone02 9466 1500
Operating HoursDaily

Q Station is a waterfront venue with stunning views, located in Sydney Harbor National Park. The industrial room is a gem with high ceilings, exposed brick walls, and wood flooring. Outside, there’s a beach that’s ideal for sharing vows. In the 84 apartments, guests are welcome to stay.

Key Differentiators:

  • Picturesque view
  • Has a lot of reception areas
  • Offers wedding packages

Customer’s Review:

We loved our wedding at Q Station. Everything went so smoothly and our guests had such a great time.

Suzanne and Andrew

2) Beta Bar & Gallery Sydney

Key ServiceElegant details throughout the space
Address238 Castlereagh St., Sydney NSW 2000
Phone(02) 9098 1111
Operating HoursOpening hours:
Tuesday: dinner from 6pm
Wednesday to Friday: lunch and dinner from 12pm -3pm , from 6pm
Saturday: dinner from 5pm

The rustic-style setting at Beta Bar, with its beautifully aged brick walls and arched windows and doors, provides a timeless backdrop that is easy to dress up or down depending on your preference. The site may also be used for numerous events, from gatherings to weddings. For a party of up to 200 people, the venue can be equipped with multiple gallery areas as lounges and a primary dining area to produce intense flow for the night.

Key Differentiators:

  • Features Victorian era feature walls
  • Elegant details throughout the space
  • Antique brass accents

Customer’s Review:

We had an event at Beta last week and so impressed with everything. The communication with the sales and event team was great and the day exceeded our expectations – the food was delicious and everyone had a great time. Highly recommend for a wedding or event. Special mention to Michelle who was so helpful throughout the whole process.

Georgina Saroukos

3) Three Blue Ducks

Key ServiceCater to intimate and large wedding celebrations
Address1/85 Dunning Ave, Rosebery, NSW, 2018
Phone(02) 7251 8662
Operating HoursBREAKFAST
Saturday & Sunday
8am – 11:30am
Tuesday to Friday
12pm – 2.30pm
Saturday & Sunday
12pm – 3pm
Tuesday – Thursday
5:30pm – 8:30pm
Friday & Saturday
5:30pm – 9pm
5:30pm – 7:30pm

This establishment from Three Blue Ducks, located in Rosebery’s former warehouse, combines exposed brick walls with tall ceilings. The near-century home boasts a lovely outdoor deck and a garden courtyard with olive trees and dangling grapevines. The site may hold an exclusive gathering of up to 220 people, but you may also rent it out in parts if you’re arranging a smaller party.

Key Differentiators:

  • Cater to intimate and large wedding celebrations
  • With existing restaurant
  • Sustainable sourced food

Customer’s Review:

We recently had our wedding ceremony and reception at Three Blue Ducks, it was absolutely amazing, the staff, the food the venue, all of it was perfect. Amanda our event coordinator was amazing and always so helpful and responsive. We couldn’t recommend Three Blue Ducks more highly.

James Mason

4) HostCo

Key ServiceClassic luxury and exquisite grandeur venue
AddressLevel 4, Holme Building, Science Road, University of Sydney, NSW 2006
Phone02 9563 6245
Operating HoursNIL

The perfect wedding begins at HostCo, where a garden ceremony is followed by cocktails and dinner in a courtyard full of crepe myrtle trees, after which there’s dancing in the beautiful 1924 refectory. The University of Sydney’s Kensington Campus features the university’s largest ballroom, St Mary’s Hall. This six-space venue may accommodate up to 500 people on the premises of the university.

Key Differentiators:

  • Classic luxury and exquisite grandeur venue
  • Caters to fine dining banquets and cocktail party celebrations 
  • French-style venue

Customer’s Review:

The Refectory looked beautiful and was the perfect venue for the cooler weather. The HostCo staff were attentive and our wedding specialist, Tran, was accomodating during the period of changing social distancing restrictions. The Refectory and broader USYD grounds provided so many photo opportunities. Thank you Tran and HostCo for making our day so special and personal.

Francesca & Jad

5) Somerley House

Key ServiceSumptious atmospheric reception
AddressSomerley House, 7207 Illawarra Highway, Sutton Forest, NSW 2577
Phone(02) 4811 1492
Operating HoursNIL

The dramatic and picturesque Victorian mansion in the Southern Highlands has welcomed everyone from prime ministers to British royalty. The house, its stunning gardens, guest cottage, and garden room work together to create an illusion of a rural wedding in the English countryside.

Key Differentiators:

  • Exclusive private country venue
  • Stately elegant home, established gardens 
  • Sumptious atmospheric reception

Customer’s Review:

Such a beautiful property. We attended a wedding there and it was divine! Beautiful buildings and gardens are lush. So many areas where you can setup for an event, take photos etc. If you’re a lover of all things green you will love the little hall building where the vines are growing through the windows!

Crystal Wilson

6) Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel

Key ServiceServes modern Australian cuisine
Address1 Military Road (corner of Marine Parade), Watsons Bay Sydney NSW, Australia 2030
Phone+61 2 9337 5444
Operating HoursDaily

Check out Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel if you want to turn your wedding ceremony into a weekend event. With its 31 magnificent rooms, waterfront setting that makes for spectacular sunset rites, beautiful sun-filled interior area and outdoor deck, this resort has everything you’ll need to host not simply a wedding but also several functions over a few days.

Key Differentiators:

  • Ocean view
  • Serves modern Australian cuisine
  • Offers accommodation

Customer’s Review:

Fantastic staff and easily one of the best venues in Sydney for an intimate wedding reception with friends and family, fabulous hotel rooms as well for morning wedding preparations, highly recommended and of course..delicious food!

TranStudios Photography & Video

Wedding Venues Sydney

If you want to host your wedding ceremony in a stunning and memorable venue, the options for wedding venues in Sydney are endless. From intimate settings that can hold up to 220 people like Three Blue Ducks at Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel or Somerley House’s garden room, to large spaces like Kensington Campus’ St Marys Hall with its capacity of 500 people, you’re sure to find the perfect wedding venues Sydney for your big day. And with so many wonderful customer reviews, you can be confident that your wedding will be a success no matter which venue you choose. So start planning today and make your dream wedding come true in Sydney!

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Rachel Tan is the editor at FunEmpire Media Australia. She has over 8 years of experience in the media industry discovering the best local businesses, places and things to do in Australia. From lifestyle, entertainment, food, travel, education and more, Rachel is a trusted source to curate the very best Australia has to offer.