If you’re looking for the best wedding venues Melbourne, your biggest challenge will be choosing just one.
Coming in as the second largest city in all of Australia, Melbourne is a culturally rich metropolis that has a little of something for everyone!
Whether you are after the best indoor wedding venues, the perfect beachfront wedding venue, an intimate garden wedding venue, or an elegant hotel wedding venue, Melbourne has it all!
Here is our list of the editors’ choice Top 50 Wedding Venues in Melbourne!
Melbourne's Top 50 Wedding Venues
- Weddings at Eynesbury Homestead
- Russo Estate
- Witchmount Estate Function & Co
- The Ivory Elsternwick
- Avalon Castle
- Grand Hyatt Melbourne
- Wattle Park Chalet Surrey Hills
- Showtime Events Centre
- Farm Vigano
- Brookwood Receptions
- Windmill Gardens
- Vue On Halcyon
- Inglewood Estate
- Two Ton Max
- Ultima Function Centre
- Ballara Receptions
- Pier Port Melbourne
- Studley Park Boathouse
- Tatra Receptions
- Encore St Kilda Beach
- All Smiles Melbourne Waterfront
- St Andrews Conservatory
- Overnewton Castle Receptions
- Leonda by the Yarra
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
Surrounded by magnificent gardens, the stunning Eynesbury Homestead sits like the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.
With it’s historical 1870’s bluestone homestead, beatiful gardens and a picturesque lake, this gorgeous venue has the perfect setting for your dream wedding reception and ceremony.
Eynesbury Homestead has a variety of private spaces available for celebrations and can cater for sit-down weddings from 20 up to 150 guests and cocktail weddings for up to 200 guests; which makes it perfect for weddings of all sizes.
The venue is located at a drive of less than 50 minutes west of Melbourne, which will be convenient for your guests driving from Melbourne for the day.
Address: 487 Eynesbury Road, Eynesbury, Vic 3338
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.
Capacity: not stated
Type: Winery / Vineyard
Address: 760-818 Holden Rd, Diggers Rest VIC 3427
In Rockbank, Victoria, you can find another vineyard and events centre that also comes with a charming waterfall, gardens, vineyards, gazebo, and courtyard that are just perfect for your wedding day festivities and photography.
The timber ceilings of the reception room can be strewn with twinkling lights to give that feel of a starry night.
Take a look at their photos on Facebook today.
Capacity: 80 to 260 Guests
Address: 557 Leakes Rd, Plumpton VIC 3335
Phone: 03 9747 1111
Social: Witchmount Estate Function & Co
In Elsternwick, Victoria, you can find the Ivory, which is a dream come true for those brides and couples looking for something classically romantic for their wedding ceremony and reception.
The ballroom is perfect for your reception of up to 350 guests for a formal seated dinner, and surrounds a large dance floor where you can showcase your moves!
Your ceremony can be held on the rose-garden terrace, up against the Georgian architecture, iceberg roses, and wisteria arbors.
There’s also a bridal suite!
Check out their Facebook for more information today.
Capacity: 100 to 300 Guests
Address: 37 Clarence St, Elsternwick VIC 3185
Phone: 0421 446 550
Social: The Ivory Elsternwick
If your heart is sent on that fairy-tale wedding of your childhood dreams, then look no further than the Avalon Castle in Cockatoo, Victoria.
The castle’s walls are covered in gorgeous ivy, and the gardens are well-kept and manicured—perfect for your bridal photography.
This wedding venue can host up to 120 guests, with your ceremony in the garden gazebo or chapel (with stained glass) and your reception on the grounds on in the dining room.
Make sure to visit their Facebook for photos of the castle and grounds.
Capacity: 30 to 120 Guests
Region: Dandenong Ranges
Address: 1 Flora Cl, Cockatoo VIC 3781
Phone: 03 5968 8392
Social: Avalon Castle
For those couples that are looking for a ceremony and reception venue that offers everything, including luxurious accommodations for you and your guests, consider the Grand Hyatt in Melbourne, Victoria.
As soon as you walk into the exquisite foyer, you know that you’re in good hands.
There are a whopping 15 event spaces that you can choose for your wedding ceremony and/or reception, including the Savoy and Mayfair Ballrooms.
For more information on packages and pricing, check out their Facebook.
Capacity: 50 to 600 Guests
Address: 123 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Phone: 03 9657 1234
Social: Grand Hyatt Melbourne
This venue and wedding planning service can be found in Melbourne, Victoria, in Wattle Park, between the Hercules and Damper Creeks.
The Chalet is a listed heritage site and boasts 137 acres of beautiful grounds, including a private garden that is perfect for your wedding day photos or your ceremony.
If you love the style of the 1920s, this is your venue. They can also host up to 200 guests seated or 250 for a cocktail wedding reception.
Visit their Facebook today for more photos of this picturesque location!
Capacity: 40 to 200 Guests
Address: 1012 Riversdale Rd, Surrey Hills VIC 3127
Phone: 03 9808 0122
Social: Wattle Park Chalet Surrey Hills
South Wharf, Victoria has a gorgeous wedding reception venue that is also on the banks of the Yarra River.
You can be sure we aren’t leading you astray here ladies—this venue has won Australia’s Best Reception Venue title, and it’s no wonder!
The space marries the industrial and romantic so effortlessly and also features the original timber floorboards.
This wedding receptions pace can host up to 230 guests for a formal seated dinner.
If you’re looking for more photos or inspiration, check out their Facebook page today.
Capacity: 75 to 220 Guests
Address: 61 S Wharf Promenade, South Wharf VIC
Phone: 03 9682 1777
Social: Showtime Events Centre
Located in South Morang, Victoria, Farm Vigano is one of our favourite wedding venues in the Melbourne region. Your wedding reception can be held in the Grand Dining Room, Gala Room, or Italian Terraza. If you are looking for a wedding venue with the European class with a touch of country charm, and you love Italian cuisine, this is for you!
Send them any inquiries through their Facebook!
Capacity: 60 (Gala Room, with terrace) – 200 (Main Gala Room)
Type: rustic, country, estate
Address: 10 Bushmans Way, South Morang VIC 3752
Phone: 03 9407 1212
Social: Farm Vigano
Brookwood Receptions of Thomastown, Victoria, offers two wedding reception spaces, the Nova Room and The Ballroom for your wedding festivities with room for up to 550 guests.
They also have a team of experienced wedding coordinators who are eager to help you with every step of your wedding planning.
We love that they also offer complimentary snacks and drinks in their foyer upon your guests arrival, which is perfect for cocktails while they wait for you to take your wedding photography.
Check out their Facebook here.
Capacity: 40 to 500 Guests
Address: 10-12 Lawson Cres, Thomastown VIC 3074
Phone: 03 9460 2946
Social: Brookwood Receptions
Aria at Windmill Gardens is a gorgeous wedding venue located in Sydenham, Victoria, and features manicured gardens. They also offer an experienced wedding coordinating team, including caterers. Their 11 acres includes a lovely garden gazebo with the lake as its backdrop, and a chapel, with stained glass windows. Your reception can then take place in their dining room, surrounded by a panoramic, 360-degree balcony.
Remember to visit their Facebook for more information!
Capacity: chapel seats 80 (140 standing), dining room seats 220 (350 cocktail)
Address: 533-539 Leakes Rd, Plumpton VIC 3335
Phone: 03 9747 1100
Social: Windmill Gardens
In Chirnside Park, Victoria, you can find a beautiful Yarra Valley vineyard wedding venue for both your ceremony and reception. They offer a picturesque timber chapel with views of the vines and the rolling hills of the valley. This venue is located just over 30 minutes away from Melbourne. Don’t forget to take a few photos of you and your new spouse strolling through the vineyard!
Take a look at the photos on their Facebook page!
Capacity: 80 – 150
Type: Vineyard / restaurant
Region: Yarra Valley
Address: 19 Uplands Rd, Chirnside Park VIC
Phone: 03 9726 7111
Social: Vue On Halcyon
Another vineyard that we love in the Melbourne region for wedding ceremonies and receptions is Inglewood Estate in Kangaroo Ground, Victoria. They have a lovely chapel available for your wedding ceremony, covered in ivy and featuring a lovely chandelier and timber arches. Your reception may be held in the hay shed. The estate also offers Inglewood Cottage as an exclusive bridal suite.
Make sure to check out their Facebook for more information and photos today.
Capacity: chapel (110 seated)
Region: Yarra Valley
Address: 130 Eltham-Yarra Glen Rd, Kangaroo Ground VIC
Phone: 03 9437 1893
Social: Inglewood Estate
If you are looking for an urban, warehouse venue that you can transform and customize to your exact specifications, then Two Ton Max in North Melbourne, Victoria, is perfect for you. This is the blank canvas that you have been dreaming of, and it comes with a full-service, marble bar, kitchen, and air conditioning. The space also offers a small private garden as well as skylights that let in natural light, for those planning afternoon events.
Check out their Facebook today.
Capacity: 200 seated
Type: urban, custom
Address: 124 Langford St, North Melbourne VIC 3051
Phone: 0478 650 887
Social: Two Ton Max
This Keilor, Victoria wedding ceremony and reception venue is great for those couples hosting both large and intimate wedding parties. Plus, they have a large dance floor in their ballroom, which also features floor-to-ceiling windows and lots of natural and overhead lighting. They offer four spaces: the Ballroom, Brimbank (cocktail lounge), Savoy, and Astoria.
Visit their Facebook for more information!
Capacity: Ballroom(500 seated), Brimbank (250 seated), Savoy (140), Astoria (100).
Type:function / event centre
Address: Cnr of Keilor Park Drive & Ely Court, Keilor Park VIC
Phone: 03 9336 3344
Social: Ultima Function Centre
In Eltham, Victoria, you can find a lovely lakeside wedding venue, complete with a beautiful gazebo, garden, or chapel for your wedding ceremony and photography. They also offer high-tea, which is perfect for lunch-time receptions, or for your bridal shower. Seated dinner receptions can be held in their ballroom, and are offered in three packages: the platinum, diamond, and mid-week.
More information can be obtained on their Facebook!
Capacity: 60 – 160
Type: private estate, gardens, chapel
Address: 1435 Main Rd, Eltham VIC 3095
Phone: 03 9431 1503
Social: Ballara Receptions
Looking for beautiful bay views for your wedding ceremony and reception? Then you’ll fall head over heels for the Pier of Port Melbourne, Victoria, which offers multiples spaces, including a beach bar, lounge, cocktail room, and bay room. Their packages range from $40 – $80 per head for cocktail parties, and $65 – $100 per head for seated dinners.
Take a look at their Facebook for more information!
Capacity: up to 140 seated, 200 cocktail
Type: waterfront, restaurant
Address: 1 Bay St, Port Melbourne VIC 3207
Phone: 03 9646 3990
Social: Pier Port Melbourne
This Kew, Victoria, wedding venue is located by the Yarra River, and offers several locations for your wedding ceremony and reception: the Balcony, Terrace, or on the Riverbank. Just imagine dancing together for the first time as a married couple, under the stars and next to the flowing river! You’ll be sorry you missed out on this historic location, with its old elm trees and lovely surrounds.
Check out their Facebook for more information!
Capacity: Balcony (76 seated, 126 cocktail), Terrace (80 seated, 120 cocktail), Riverbank (120 cocktail)
Type: waterfront (river), country
Address: 1 Boathouse Rd, Kew VIC 3101
Phone: 03 8563 0028
Social: Studley Park Boathouse
Choose a rustic timber chapel, a lovely wrought iron cupola, or stunning gazebo for your ceremony location at Tatra Receptions in Mount Dandenong, Victoria.
All of these can be found within the more than 10 acres of splendid gardens surrounded by the remarkable Dandenong Ranges forest!
After the ceremony, you can join your up to 250 guests in Tatra Receptions’s spacious ballroom for an incredible reception.
The ballroom features a brand-new Calcutta marble bar, dance-floor, and even a fireplace!
Tatra Receptions provides everything you need from start to finish including an adorable woodland-themed bridal dressing room, delicious catering, and even 28 studio rooms that make the perfect accommodation for your guests.
Capacity: 80 to 250 Guests
Region: Mount Dandenong
Address: 1401 Mount Dandenong Tourist Rd, Mount Dandenong VIC
Phone: 03 9751 1065
Social: Tatra Receptions
In St. Kilda, Victoria, is a beautiful beachside wedding venue that is a must-see. Take photos with Port Philip Bay as your backdrop!
We love that the venue can host up to 300 guests seated and offers customizable menus for your wedding cocktail hour and reception.
The space is so modern, luxe, and chic!
Check out their Facebook photos of real weddings!
Capacity: 50 to 700 Guests
Region: St Kilda
Address: 10/18 Jacka Blvd, St Kilda VIC 3182
Phone: 03 9379 1812
Social: Encore St Kilda Beach
This Docklands, Victoria wedding planning service and venue offers gorgeous waterfront views and all the luxury the city has to offer.
We love the high ceilings and panoramic views of the surrounds, Melbourne skyline, and waters from the floor-to ceiling windows.
They host both formal seated dinners and cocktail style wedding receptions for large and small parties.
Take a look at their Facebook for photos of real weddings!
Capacity: 10 to 200 Guests
Address: 55 Newquay Promenade, Docklands VIC 3008
Phone: 0404 001 165
Social: All Smiles Melbourne Waterfront
If timeless and classic is your style, you have to check out the glass conservatory at St. Andrews Hotel in Fitzroy, Victoria. Your guests will be simultaneously amazed and jealous at this elegant cocktail and seated wedding reception venue, and you’ll be so glad to have their experienced wedding coordinator take care of everything. Take a look at their stunning space in their Facebook photos.
Capacity: up to 160 seated, with room for dance floor
Type: intimate, luxury
Address: 128 Nicholson St, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Phone: 03 9417 2817
Social: St Andrews Conservatory
What could be more elegant than a castle wedding?
This picturesque wedding venue was built all the way back between 1849 and 1859 as an incredible family home in Keilor, Victoria.
For over 30 years now, it has instead been the location of thousands of captivating wedding celebrations.
Overnewton Castle has a Scottish Baronial style even featuring a charming chapel with original oak wood panels that were carved and delivered directly from Scotland during the original building process.
Have up to 250 guests join you for an enchanting ceremony in the English gardens or a splendid chapel event.
Enjoy Overnewton Castle’s venue spaces for a jaw-dropping reception filled with traditional style overlooking the exquisite castle grounds!
Capacity: 60 to 150 Guests
Type: Castle, Chapel, Small/Intimate
Address: 51 Overnewton Rd, Keilor VIC 3036
Phone: 03 9331 6367
Social: Overnewton Castle Receptions
At Leonda by the Yarra, you’ll choose between two amazing indoor spaces and one picturesque outdoor space for your ceremony location.
Their all-inclusive package options take all of the pressure off you from day one of planning, so that you can easily enjoy this special time completely stress-free!
Your dedicated wedding planner will take care of every detail to your exact specifications.
Up to 400 guests will join you in Hawthorn, Victoria – just a few minutes from the CBD – on the iconic Yarra river.
Pillarless spaces, a customized menu, and floor to ceiling windows make for a waterfront wedding that won’t soon be forgotten.
Capacity: 70 to 400 Guests
Type: Waterfront, Small/Intimate
Address: 2 Wallen Rd, Hawthorn VIC 3122
Phone: 03 9819 1933
Social: Leonda by the Yarra