One of the most significant decisions about the biggest day of your life is finding the perfect venue. A wedding celebration can be set in different and unique places, and not everyone wants the usual walk down the aisle. Fortunately for those fun-loving couples, there are plenty of choices for the unconventional wedding service. Melbourne has several options that brides and grooms can say their vows in a way that best represents them as a couple. Take a look at these one-of-a-kind options and find out how you can make the most important day of your life just that more memorable.

Here we list the Editors’ Choice top 12 unique wedding venues in Melbourne.

This new, Melbourne-based hidden gem promises a stunning wedding with all the bells and whistles. Dreamy and luxurious, this floral-laden wedding venue is as elegant as it is stylish, and offers a sophisticated space for both ceremonies and receptions. Catering for up to 150 wedding guests in its impressive, diamond chandelier-clad ballroom, Whitestone Events is perfect if you’re after a unique, stunning space that needs very little embellishing – if any! It has an awe-inspiring ‘garden sky’, a floral canopy, white, glossy floor, and velvet walls – talk about luxurious…

Capacity: 150 Guests

Address: 936 North Rd, Bentleigh East VIC 3165


Contact : Stephanie Read

As a venue that has been hosting weddings and special events for over 55 years, Brighton Savoy have the experience to make your day a day to remember.

They host weddings from 30 – 220 guests, and have ceremony locations on site or on Brighton Beach.

Do you want a seemless wedding day, delicious food, fine wines, and a waiting team with great energy? If so, reach out to them now, so they can start planning your wedding day.

Capacity: 30 to 220 Guests

Type: Waterfront, Hotel

Address: 150 Esplanade, Brighton VIC 3186


Contact : Brighton Savoy Team

This beautiful estate can be found in Digger’s Rest, Victoria, and offers many options for your wedding ceremony and reception. You can hold your ceremony by the tiered waterfall, under one of their numerous arches (Bridal, Horseshoe, Wine Garden), or under the trees. This family-owned vineyard is only 40 minutes away from Melbourne, and their packages start from $1,500 for hire and $85 per head for dinner.

Consult their Facebook with any questions!

Capacity: not stated

Type: Winery / Vineyard

Address: 760-818 Holden Rd, Diggers Rest VIC 3427


Contact : Russo Estate

Another unique wedding destination, the SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium includes the opportunity to start your lives together surrounded by the majesty of beautiful sea creatures. There are several stunning spaces to choose from, and each of those options is themed and has the flexibility to accommodate wedding parties of all sizes.

Capacity: 200 to 500 guests

Location: Melbourne

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.

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Address: King St, Melbourne VIC 3000

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St. Andrews Conservatory offers an impressive and unique space for your nuptials. Located in the iconic Pumphouse Hotel, it is filled with natural light thanks to its glass ceiling. St. Andrews is a popular destination for weddings, birthdays and other celebrations. The gorgeous setting also includes delicate hanging bamboo lanterns that illuminate the room and offer a sense of romance for your special day.

Capacity: Up to 120 seated guests and 160 cocktail style

Type of Venue: Hotel

Location: Melbourne

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.

Address: 128 Nicholson St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Phone: 03 9417 2817

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Contact : St Andrews Conservatory

Simple in name, Melbourne’s The Park can provide a modern and unique venue for anyone’s special day. It has a style and elegance on every corner, including extravagant chandeliers, tiled walls, a mirrored ball, and natural light; with these features, your wedding will be a dream come true.

Capacity: 50 to 650 guests

Location: Melbourne

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.

Address: 36 Lakeside Drive, Albert Park, VIC

Phone: 03 8563 0091

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Not just for a leisure day visit, the Melbourne Zoo can offer the chance to take a walk on the wild side and consider exchanging vows among the animals. The world-class, award-winning tourist attraction has four unique reception venues to suit wedding parties of varying sizes: the Rainforest Room, the Bong Su Room, the Lakeside Room, and the Leopard Lounge. Another option, Giraffe Lookout, features the zoo’s newest architecturally-designed desk for a fun venue that is just a visual link to the Giraffe and Zebra exhibit.

Capacity: Call for more information.

Location: Melbourne

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.

Address: Elliott Ave, Parkville VIC 3052

Phone: 03 9285 9440


Contact : The Melbourne Zoo

Montsalvat provides the perfect space for a fairytale venue for those who are looking for an enchanting way to exchange vows. With 12 acres of gardens, the site has a mix of architectural styles and rustic European beauty of the outdoors. Montsalvat allows couples to host their ceremony, photo shoot, and reception all on its grounds. There is also an Ornamental Pool

Capacity: Between 130 and 200 guests

Type of Venue: Garden

Location: Melbourne

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.

Address: 7 Hillcrest Ave, Eltham VIC 3095

Phone: 03 9439 7712

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Contact : Montsalvat

Farm Vigano is set on 16 acres in the Plenty Gorge Valley and can be the perfect backdrop for couples who are looking to get away from the metropolitan life in Melbourne City. The venue with panoramic includes a main dining room and Italian Terrazza. Wedding couples can also set up their ceremonies in the elegant beauty of the surroundings.

Capacity: Up to 120 guests

Type of Venue: Outdoor, Rustic

Location: South Morang

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.

Address: 10 Bushmans Way, South Morang VIC 3752

Phone: 03 9407 1212

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Contact : Farm Vigano

The Overnewton brings a historic venue. One look and it is easy to see why the site has been host to thousands of weddings over the years. Set on four acres of English gardens, the family homestead was built in 1859, and it has since been fully restored. The gorgeous backdrop, floodlit gardens, fairy lights, and castle setting can be the romantic setting of your dreams.

Capacity: Call for more information.

Type of Venue: Outdoor

Location: Keilor

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.

Address: 51 Overnewton Rd, Keilor VIC 3036

Phone: 03 9331 6367

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Avalon Castle can make your dream wedding come true with its beautiful stained-glass windows, exquisite dining room, gorgeous gardens, and a plethora of photo opportunities throughout the grounds. With accommodations available on site, the site can put the ease – and romance – into your special day.

Capacity: Call for more information

Location: Cockatoo

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.

Region: Dandenong Ranges

Address: 1 Flora Cl, Cockatoo VIC 3781

Phone: 03 5968 8392

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Contact : Avalon Castle

Situated on Albert Lake, the Carousel features an original and unique wedding venue around Melbourne. With spectacular city views, a Bel Air style entry, a revolving carousel dance floor, and sophisticated décor, this wedding venue is sure to be the perfect backdrop for a wedding day you will never forget.

Capacity: Call for more information

Location: Albert Lake

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.

Address: 22 Aughtie Dr, Albert Park VIC 3206

Phone: 03 8646 6000

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Contact : Carousel by food&desire

 

Conclusion

Melbourne has several options that brides and grooms can say their vows in a way that best represents them as a couple. If you are an adventurous, fun-loving soon-to-be husband and wife, you are sure to find a unique wedding venue in Melbourne that not only fits your budget and guest list, but speaks to your personality together.

 


 

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