The promise of a life together forever begins with the wedding day, and not all couples want a cookie-cutter ceremony. Some desire an exceptional and intimate moment, with wedding venue details that will have guests marveling over for years to come. The Sydney area is rich with many of these options. Make the most of your wedding day, and showcase your unique love story in style. The list below features a variety of venue that speaks to who you are.

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In no particular order, here we list the editor’s choice top unique wedding venues in Sydney


1. The Langham Sydney

With the “wow factor” built right in, the Langham Sydney is the definition of luxury. It has a number of function spaces to choose from, and each is elegantly and tastefully designed. The five-star hotel has state-of-the-art event facilities equipped with everything that you could need on your big day.

Capacity: 200 maximum

Type of Venue: Hotel

Location: Sydney

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.


2. Gunners’ Barracks

Gunners’ Barracks is one of the most spectacular and historic sites that could transform your wedding day into an unforgettable experience. Located within bushland of Georges Heights and Mosman, the venue includes a gorgeous view of Sydney Harbour in all of its tranquility and beauty. For weddings, the space rolls out the glamorous details in its reception venue for both indoor and outdoor celebrations.

Capacity: 130 seated or 180 cocktail

Type of Venue: Waterfront

Location: Mosman, New South Wales

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.


3. Le Montage

Le Montage is a popular wedding destination, and it is no wonder why with such romantic details on site. The high demand is because of its beautiful native gardens that are located on the waterfront of Iron Cove Bay. The sparkling lights from the waters will make your wedding that more memorable. There are five magnificent event rooms and a breathtaking rooftop terrace as well as a fairy-lit promenade and covered outdoor terraces with sunset views.

Capacity: 30 to over 1,000 depending on the room

Type of Venue: Waterfront

Location: Lilyfield, New South Wales

Price: Call a wedding coordinator for price information.


3. Curzon Hall

Couples who are looking for a fairy tale wedding should consider Curzon Hall, a unique Sydney landmark that rests on three acres of perfumed gardens. The enchanting venue includes elements of Victorian grandeur, like a sweeping staircase, cathedral style ceilings, fountains and crystal chandeliers. There is also a white gazebo onsite with intricate garden and water features that would make an unforgettable backdrop for your photographs.

Capacity: 20 to 500 guests

Type of Venue: Garden

Location: Marsfield, New South Wales

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.


4. Taronga Centre

The Taronga Centre provides the perfect spot for nuptials for animal lovers and anyone else who wants an out-of-the-ordinary wedding. The iconic celebration venue includes several ceremony and function spaces. There are floor-to-ceiling windows that capture a spectacular view of Sydney Harbour. There are also opportunities to explore the zoo grounds for ceremonies and photo locations.

Capacity: 15 to 250 guests

Type of Venue: Indoor/Outdoor

Location: Mosman, New South Wales

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.


5. Banjo Paterson Cottage

Banjo Paterson Cottage is nestled on five acres of parkland with gorgeous National Trust sandstone building that dates back to the 1830s. The site is the place where poet, author, and journalist A.B. “Banjo” Paterson lived with his grandmother when he was a young man. It is a perfect spot to tie the knot for history buffs, literature enthusiasts and those who love the outdoors. There are opportunities for both the ceremony and reception to be held in one location. The couple can also arrive in unique style on board a water taxi.

Capacity: Contact for estimates

Type of Venue: Outdoor

Location: Gladesville, New South Wales

Price: The garden hire fee is $300, and it includes outdoor seating and shade umbrellas. Contact for more price information.


6. Centennial Homestead

Centennial Homestead offers a gorgeous option for couples who want to exchange vows in a breath-taking outdoor space. It features rolling green lawns, long grass fields, and various ponds, lakes and other waterways for photo opportunities. You cannot go wrong with the abundance of natural beauty. There is also an option of a marquee for larger wedding parties.

Capacity: Up to 180 seated guests or 300 people for cocktails in some areas; the marquee320 seated and 600 cocktails with the marquee

Type of Venue: Outdoor

Location: Centennial Park, New South Wales

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.


7. Burnt Orange

Burnt Orange features a stunning sandstone mansion that overlooks the Sydney Habour. The estate was originally built in the 1920s, and it was intended to be the Clubhouse for Mosman Golf Club. There is a large wrap around balcony and gorgeous bushland surroundings. With two function spaces to choose from, soon-to-be-married couples can tailor their packages to suit the weddings of their dreams.

Capacity: Contact for more information.

Type of Venue: Indoor/Outdoor

Location: Mosman, New South Wales

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.


8. All Occasion Cruises

A totally quirky and adventurous option, All Occasion Cruises should be a considerable option for fun-loving and sea-loving couples. The cruise lets wedding parties set sail with the stunning backdrop of the sun setting over the Sydney Harbour.  You can customise wedding packages to your particular likings, and all-inclusive packages can include food, beverage and event set-up to ensure a hassle-free day.

Capacity: Up to 350 guests

Type of Venue: Waterfront

Location: Sydney

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.


9. Ovolo Woolloomooloo

Ovolo Woolloomooloo is a charming and creative option for weddings. The hotel is situated on the Sydney Harbour, and it has a variety of options available, including rooms with pastel murals and copper pillars and another with high ceilings, original wooden beams, and flooring with metallic light pendants, just to name a few. The Ovolo oozes with character, and it can be the ideal place for the couple that does the same.


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Your love story is unique and original, so your wedding day should reflect your one-of-a-kind passion. From charming cottages and historical mansions to spectacular landmarks and fun cruises, Sydney offers a plethora of unique wedding venues. Get ready to marry your best friend in the perfect setting!



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