The Southern Highlands provides a stunning backdrop for a countryside retreat. With easy access from both Sydney and Canberra, the Kangaroo Valley is a place where love comes to life amongst the natural landscapes of iconic Australia.

Discover a place where your love can come to life and a celebration of your commitment feels just right. There is a fine selection of wedding venues nestled in the Kangaroo Valley, each offering a unique charm and bush-style essence. For those who love loving amongst the trees, you are bound to love something about this region!

 

1. Kangaroo Valley Bush Retreat

An award-winning wedding venue renowned for being both intimate and exclusive, the Kangaroo Valley Bush Retreat has made a name for itself in the region. The Rock Cathedral and native collection of trees make for a vibrant outdoor ceremony. The Viewing Platform has unbeatable views and photo opportunities.

The tendered front lawn, covered pergola, and rustic wedding arch set the scene perfectly. The reception can host up to 130 guests. The function area is nestled on the edge of endless blue gum trees. A marquee is also available to extend the space.

Location: Kangaroo Valley
Price:
Available during consultation
Type of Venue:
Rustic, native, countryside

 

2. Minimbah Farm

With grass paddocks that meet lush rainforests and a flowing creek through the property, it is easy to fall head over heels at Minimbah Farm. This functioning beef farm has cottages around the property and opens up the venue for wedding day celebrations.

The grounds are available to set up an intimate wedding ceremony. This venue is more suited to ceremonies, rather than receptions. It is possible to organise a destination wedding weekend escape and stay overnight in the cottages.

Location: Kangaroo Valley
Price:
Available upon contact
Type of Venue:
Ceremony, alfresco, countryside

 

3. Wildwood Kangaroo Valley

Tucked away amongst 100 acres of native Australian bushland, Wildwood is a venue where you can dare to be different. With the natural feel of the trees and elegance nestled throughout the venue, this destination is something special. At Wildwood, you have the freedom of choice when it comes to the wedding theme, ceremony spot, and how you want your reception party to unfold.

The magical venue is perched atop of the sandstone bluff with views overlooking the valleys below. The catering onsite offers a lavish feast with locally farmed ingredients. An inhouse stylist is available too if you don’t the creative DIY juices for the day. Guest capacity is flexible and determined throughout the planning stages.

Location: Kangaroo Valley
Price:
Available upon request
Type of Venue:
Rustic, elegant, native countryside

 

4. Melross Farm

The natural beauty of the countryside combines splendidly with five-star comfort and luxury at Melross Farm. The Barn at Melross Farm provides four excellent choices of a ceremony spot. This includes exclusive use of the vineyard for wedding photos with an unbeatable background.

The reception provides seating for up to 170 guests. It also includes all seating, cutlery, and glassware. Full use of the bar is yours for you and your guests to party up a night to remember for years to come.

Location: Kangaroo Valley
Price:
All inclusive wedding packages available
Type of Venue:
Countryside, farm, elegant

 

5. Ooralba

From blossoming orchards to vegetable patches and olive groves aplenty, Ooralba is a venue that is out of the ordinary. It brings to the forefront the best elements of Australian countryside living and creates a space for a private wedding to flourish.

With an award-winning landscape design, Ooralba has a picturesque backdrop to capture your moments of love at every turn. From the topiary maze to the Tea House, you can choose a perfect setting as you stroll through the grounds. Entertainment space is abundant and guest capacity can be determined during consultation with the venue.

Location: Kangaroo Valley
Price:
Determined during consultation
Type of Venue:
Unique, formal

 

6. Kangaroo Valley Golf and Country Retreat

Your special day at Kangaroo Valley Golf and Country Retreat will come with excellent scenic views overlooking the picture-perfect valley. For both ceremony and reception, there is space indoors or outdoors to use. You can tailor your day of love in whatever way you like here.

For the reception, the Woolshed Restaurant can host up to 80 people for a banquet meal or 80-100 for a cocktail style event. There are all-inclusive wedding packages available to the venue is available for reception-only events.

Location: Kangaroo Valley
Price:
Available upon contact
Type of Venue:
Casual, scenic

 

7. The Cedars

Set deep inside on of Australia’s most famous valleys, The Cedars is a destination where a dream wedding day can come true. Whether you want a dozen guests or a few hundred, the venue is flexible for both the ceremony and reception.

Alfresco dining takes on new heights with the elegant tables provided. As the sun sets behind the rolling hills, fairy lights on the ground and the stars glowing high above provide lighting for the festivities to continue. This is a venue that you can create with – a blank canvas to paint your day of love on!

Location: Kangaroo Valley
Price:
Available upon contact
Type of Venue:
Rustic, countryside, alfresco

 

8. Crystal Creek Meadows

Here is a venue that celebrates love in all its forms and takes genuine delight in bringing your love story to life. Everything about Crystal Creek Meadows is romantic and bursting with love.

However you want to say ‘I do’, whether in an intimate ceremony or an elopement, this venue is excited to bring you and your loved one together. There is outdoor space for an intimate affair and the hall available for a small reception. The property cottages can be used for an destination wedding celebration.

Location: Kangaroo Valley
Price:
Available during consultation
Type of Venue:
Intimate, eco-friendly

 

Conclusion

The Kangaroo Valley region is a place where love deserves to be celebrated. Your ideal day is awaiting and your dreams are ready to come true amongst the vibrant bushlands and rustic charm of these venues.

Celebrate your love your way with those who matter most. Kangaroo Valley is a popular destination for weddings in March and November where the climate is pleasant and fresh. The adjoining months also offer ideal temperatures for a party, whereas the summer and winter months tend to get a bit too hot or cold.