Sydney, New South Wales, has nice and warm weather year-round, and even though it rains a bit (especially in winter), a few clouds make for great wedding photos, anyway! We love these rustic wedding venues in Sydney for outdoor wedding ceremonies and venues, but they also offer covered or indoor spaces, like gorgeous barns or historic buildings! So don’t miss out on these lovely estates, gardens, and more if you’re a fan of the rustic and countryside styles!
Here we list the editor’s choice top 10 rustic wedding venues Sydney has to offer!
Best Rustic Venues In Sydney
At this gorgeous Upper Belmore, New South Wales, location, a dedicated team of wedding planners are eager to help you plan your completely personalized and customizable wedding package, ceremony, and reception. They manage to meld rustic with luxurious so effortlessly in both their spaces: The Victorian, and the Lemnos. Clarence House also offers discounts for weddings on Fridays, Sundays, and weekdays!
Capacity: 110 – 300 seated in the Victorian, 320 – 550+ seated in the Lemnos
Address: 44 Albert St, Belmore, 2192
Phone: 02 9789 1662
Social: The Lemnos - Clarence House
This gorgeous property in Gledswood Hills, New South Wales features a historic house (ca. 1810), indoor function rooms, their lovely grounds, and beautiful gardens for your wedding festivities and photography. They have three indoor rooms at your disposal: The Cask Room, Country Room, and Gledswood Room. They also offer high tea and wine events that are perfect for bridal showers or rehearsal dinners!
Capacity: not stated
Type: rustic, garden, winery
Address: 900 Camden Valley Way, Catherine Field NSW 2557
Phone: 02 9606-5111
Social: Gledswood Homestead
In beautiful Moore Park, New South Wales, you can find a rustic wedding venue that also offers al the great features of a winery wedding. Local wine, a cellar door, on-site catering, and a spacious room are only some of the fantastic features of Urban Winery Sydney. Even though this venue is right in the middle of Sydney, you and your guests will feel as though you’re in the rolling hills of the countryside! This is perfect if you’re looking for a bit of privacy in the city.
Capacity: 180 seated, 250 standing
Type: cellar door, rustic, restaurant
Address: Building 121, Bent Street The Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park NSW 2044
Phone: 02 8097 9978
Social: Urban Winery Sydney
By the Sydney Harbour in Manly, New South Wales, you can say “I do” to the love of your life while viewing the stunning waters and the Australian bushland. You and your photographer will also jump with glee at the fantastic photo opportunities, and you will have many choices for your ceremony and reception locations, including the wharf, glasshouse, and more. Ceremonies start at $1,200 and reception packages at $139 per person, but you can also opt for a “pop-up wedding” for intimate parties (up to 35, $9,500).
Capacity: 60 – 180
Type: waterfront, rustic
Address: 1 N Head Scenic Dr, Manly NSW 2095
Phone: 02 9466 1500
Social: Q Station Manly
Morton, New South Wales,is home to a charming rustic wedding venue nestled at the foot of the Budawang Ranges and Pigeon House Mountain. You can choose between several locations, including their barn, garden, and deck. They also offer their ceremony arch for your wedding ceremony and use of their grounds for your photography. Their wedding packages include set up and clean up services and fees.
Capacity: up to 150 seated
Address: 24 Clyde Ridge Road, Morton, South Coast NSW
Phone: 0432 447 627
Social: The Barn Clyde Ridge
Secret Creek in Cobar Park, New South Wales lives up to its name; it’s just perfect for couples looking for something intimate, private, and peaceful. If you’re a fan of the natural fauna and flora of the Australian bushland, you’ll love hosting your wedding ceremony and/or reception outdoors on the lawn or deck. They also offer on-site vegan catering! Also, venue hire is a flat rate: $3,000.
Capacity: not stated
Type: rustic, sanctuary, country
Address: 35 Crane Rd, Cobar Park NSW 2790
Social: Secret Creek Sanctuary
For those of you looking for something rustic but with a touch of the class you can only find on a private estate, check out Burnham Grove in Cawdor, New South Wales. You can capture photos of you and your new spouse “wandering” through the gardens or peeking at each other through the sparkling waters of their fountains. You can host your ceremony in the gardens, then opt for the marquee or grounds for your reception. Also, you can stay in the Homestead overnight!
Capacity: 130 seated, 150 cocktail in the Marquee
Type: rustic / country
Address: 332 Cawdor Rd, Cawdor NSW 2570
Phone: 02 4655 6582
Social: Burnham Grove Estate
In Mudgee, New South Wales, you can find a lovely little winery that’s great for mid-size wedding parties. It’s family-owned, so you can be sure that you’ll have that personal touch in your wedding planning team, and Trine, the events manager, is dedicated towards helping you plan and host your dream wedding. Host your ceremony on the grounds, then your reception on their covered timber deck (which looks so lovely strewn with twinkle lights and flower chandeliers).
Capacity: upto 250 guests
Type: rustic, winery
Address: 548 Hill End Rd, Mudgee NSW 2850
Phone: 02 6373 3504
Social: Burnbrae Winery and Vineyard
Surrounded by views of the Razorback mountains, Camden Valley Inn has a fresh, country and contemporary feel. After undergoing major renovations, this venue has been completely revamped while staying sympathetic to its roots and history.
Camden Valley Inn’s main function space, The Valley View is fitted with its own private deck, bathrooms and bar. Your guests will be in awe of the floor to ceiling glass windows with spectacular views of the Valley.
For smaller intimate option weddings, Camden Valley Inn have a heritage listed building, The Loft. Riddled with character and charm, this space is perfect for your cocktail or seated style wedding. With your own outdoor area and private bar, The Loft is your ultimate private country getaway.
The venue also offers a 4- star and 40-room boutique accommodation on sight. Offering Bridal suites with timeless furnishings, fireplaces and private balconies.
Address: 290 Remembrance Drive, Cawdor NSW 2570
Phone: 02 4655 8413
Social: Camden Valley Inn
Vaucluse, New South Wales is home to a stunning historic estate located right by the water, giving you tons of great wedding photo opportunities. You’ll love the Lone Pine Lawn for your wedding ceremony, and the art deco tearooms for an intimate reception (but if you have a larger party, their gardens are also gorgeous, as is the covered verandah). This venue also offers a wedding coordinator and a bridal attendant to make sure the wedding goes without a single hitch.
Capacity: up to 120
Type: waterfront, rustic
Address: 69A Wentworth Rd, Vaucluse NSW 2030
Phone: 02 8338 0266
Social: Estate Vaucluse House