The delightful highlight of Melbourne’s Mornington Peninsula leads the way to Phillip Island. This iconic island is renowned for penguins, beaches, and beautiful views from every turn. Even better, Phillip Island is a gorgeous place to have a wedding celebration.

The are many venues appealing to different tastes for your wedding day. Whether you’re after something rustic or elegant, beachside or scenic, there is sure to be something at Phillip Island for you and your love. Discover some places where you and your beloved can exchange vows and start your married life together.

 

1. Ramada Resort

Address: Phillip Island, 2128 Phillip Island Rd, Cowes VIC 3922

A place designed to relax and recharge, you are sure to enjoy a hassle-free wedding here at Ramada Resort. Set across 65 acres of gorgeous landscapes, the native gardens and bushlands provide ample choices for your ceremony spot. You won’t be short on scenic wedding photos to capture to your special day, either.

The venue has a large function room, with seating for up to 192 people. There is flexibility on how you use the space depending on how you want your wedding reception to look.

Location: Cowes, Phillip Island

Price: Booking request available online

Type of Venue: Professional scenic

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2. Clifftop

Address: 1 Marlin St, Smiths Beach VIC 3922

For smaller and more intimate weddings with a relaxed ambience, look no further than Clifftop. The venue has spectacular views for the ceremony as well as a guest house space to spend time with your beloved guests.

Although small in size, the venue is big in love. There is formal seating and dining options for 50 guests. For a cocktail party or a marquee overlooking the ocean, there is seating available for 120 guests to enjoy the festivities.

Location: Phillip Island

Price: Available during consultation

Type of Venue: Intimate, ocean views

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3. Trenavin Chapel

Address: 746 Ventnor Rd, Ventnor VIC 3922

This romantic setting is all about going to the chapel and getting married, in every sense of the notion! The Chapel is an ideal place to the tie the knot, with history in the pillars. The seating plans inside are flexible to your needs, with the pews able to be removed as you like.

There is also the option to tie the knot with the Chapel in the backdrop, or with the ocean views surrounding you. Photo opportunities are plentiful here. The venue offers use of the Summer House which is a beautiful event space for the reception, with flexible seating options available.

Location: Phillip Island

Price: Available upon contact

Type of Venue: Chapel, romantic

 

4. Silverwater Resort

Address: 17 Potters Hill Rd, San Remo VIC 3925

Nestled among the rolling hills of San Remo, Silverwater Resort is a picturesque wedding venue. The unique views over Western Bay make for idyllic photo shoots to capture every part of your special day.

Wedding packages can be tailored to your needs to help you create your perfect day. There is also accommodation on site for the bridal party to enjoy. The event space can host up to 400 guests. The 21 acres of landscaped gardens leave you spoilt for choice of ceremony spot.

Location: San Remo, Phillip Island

Price: Wedding packages available

Type of Venue: Spacious, romantic, scenic

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5. Island Bay Ranch

Address: 100 Churchill Rd, Newhaven VIC 3925

Offering stunning views over Western Port Bay and Churchill Island, the five acre property of Island Bay Ranch is a great place for both ceremony and reception. There is catering within the grounds for up to 100 guests, making it ideal for a private and intimate wedding.

The Ranch also offers accommodation for those who want a weekend getaway style wedding celebration. There are quaint log cabins around the property for use – or to use in the backdrop of your memorable photos.

Location: Phillip Island

Price: Available upon further contact

Type of Venue: Rustic, scenic, intimate

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6. Cheeky Goose Cafe

Address: 4/72 Chapel St, Cowes VIC 3922

If you’re looking for a unique wedding day with a real difference, the Cheeky Goose Cafe is the one for you. With licensing for over 200 guests, this is a cafe with a twist. It is brimming with local history and vibes, as well as a modern funky flair.

It is important to book in early with this venue. It is popular for a whole range of events, thanks to its professional service and character and charm at every turn.

Location: Phillip Island

Price: Available upon contact

Type of Venue: Unique, contemporary

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7. Phillip Island RSL

Address: 225-243 Thompson Ave, Cowes VIC 3922

Providing services for a range of events and functions, Phillip Island RSL is a professional venue that can plan your wedding day smoothly. There is a large function room available with seating for 100 people or space for 200 people standing.

The venue comes with decorations, seating plans, and many other details to ensure a stress free reception. You will be spoilt for choice with your ceremony from the surrounding beaches and gardens in the Phillip Island region.

Location: Phillip Island

Price: Available upon contact

Type of Venue: Professional, reception venue

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8. The Shearing Shed

Address: 116 Gap Rd, Cowes VIC 3922

Here is a venue that is steeped in history with many stories to tell – make your love story another chapter for it! The Shearing Shed excels in showcasing the story behind your love and commitment. With excellent services and attention to detail, your event will be smooth and seamless here.

The Billabong and the Barn provide quality spaces for a ceremony. There are courtyard and outdoor spaces available for refreshments and photo opportunities. The Shearing Shed has seating for 110 people for the reception. For a cocktail style event, there is space for more than 200 people.

Location: Cowes, Phillip Island

Price: Wedding packages available, seasonal offers

Type of Venue: Historic, rustic, catered

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Conclusion

An easy 90 minute or so drive down from Melbourne CBD, Phillip Island is an ideal city escape with the most relaxing views. This destination is popular for a range of reasons and it is clear to see why as soon as you set foot here.

For a memorable wedding with relaxing vibes and coastal views, Phillip Island is somewhere worth considering. This destination is ideal throughout spring and autumn. It can be hot over summer and gets a southerly breeze making it cold in winter. Therefore, it is most popular around March and November for wedding celebrations.

 


 

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