40 Farm Wedding Venues in NSW

Farm Wedding Venue NSW

Farm wedding venues are in plentiful supply in NSW, with the state offering a variety of rural properties for those wishing to have a farm wedding. From working cattle & sheep farms to farm stays and barn weddings - rural wedding venues in NSW cater to just about every type of farm wedding you could imagine.

If you’re tossing up whether to have a farm wedding on a rural property, there are plenty of benefits. Farm weddings seem to have a unique intimacy about them that bring family and friends together like you've never been apart. Maybe it's the wide open space or the fresh country air or the leisurely way in which the sheep and cattle go about grazing in their paddocks. Conversation comes easy on a farming property. The pace is slower. Time is free.

Getting married in the country is easy too. Farm venues don’t have parking meters or parking rangers or even painted parking spots. Just drive on in - and don’t block the gate. Easy. Have your ceremony under the tree or in the gardens or next to the dam. Easy. If it’s sunny and warm, tables & chairs and epic styling can be enjoyed under the stars. Or take the fun inside. Whatever you like.

Here’s another reason to have a farm wedding: You’ll be supporting the sustainability of a local community and their businesses. When you have your wedding in a rural area and your guests stay, eat and shop locally, you contribute to that region’s local economy. Nowhere are communities more in need of the support from out-of-towners than rural areas. Particularly after droughts, fires or random pangolin-blamed viruses. The financial impact of which, have a devastating effect on farming industries. 

So without further ado, here are 40 Farm Wedding Venues in NSW...

Table of Contents

Farms in Byron Bay
Farms on the South Coast
Farms in the Southern Highlands
Farms in the Blue Mountains

Farms on the Central Coast
Farms in the Hunter Valley
Farms in the Illawarra
Farms on the Mid North Coast
Farms on the Far North Coast
Farms in the Riverina
Farms in Sydney
Farms in Regional NSW

Farm Venues in Byron Bay

Farm Wedding Venue Byron Bay - Midginbil Hill Eco Resort
1. Midginbil Eco Resort

  • Capacity: 150
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 150+
  • Location: Midginbil - Far North Coast, NSW

Midginbil Hill Resort is an eco-friendly wedding venue on a sprawling 400 acre farm. Budget friendly wedding packages include exclusive use of the property and hire of all wedding venues including a rustic reception barn and covered outdoor shed. With stunning mountain views and accommodation for all wedding guests, Midginbil is a stunning place for 3 day farm weddings.

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Wedding Venue Byron Bay Forget Me Not Weddings
2. Forget Me Not Farm

  • Capacity: 30 - 250
  • Accommodation: 5 Farm Cottages
  • Location: Bangalow - Byron Bay, NSW

Forget Me Not Farm is a private wedding venue on a working cattle farm near Byron Bay. With award winning gardens, a central dam with fountain water feature and a flat marquee area for wedding receptions, Forget Me Not Farm is the ideal spot for farm weddings in the great outdoors. 

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Farm Venues on the South Coast

The Woods Farm is a farm wedding venue in Jervis Bay on the South Coast
3. The Woods Farm

  • Capacity: 200
  • Location: Berry - South Coast, NSW
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 120

If you're looking for a farm stay wedding venue, The Woods Farm has you covered with an adorable collection of goats and assorted petting animals onsite. This 40 acre farmstay sleeps your entire wedding guest list and is an ideal destination for a weekend away where everyone stays onsite with you.

The farm features one of the most unique ceremony venues in NSW - an open air rustic chapel with a fairytale arbor walk leading up to it. You can have an outdoor wedding reception or utilise the refurbished barn which is hung with a glorious assortment of luxe chandeliers.

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Willow Farm Berry is a 160 acre wedding venue with farm paddocks & sheds
4. Willow Farm

  • Capacity: 130
  • Location: Berry - South Coast, NSW
  • Accommodation: Farmhouse sleeps 10

Willow Farm is a private & relaxed country retreat on 160 acres of picturesque farmland. Wedding ceremonies are often held under an old tree in a paddock but you can choose your own preferred spot from the many on offer.

Reception venues include a rustic entertainment shed or marquee site which has stunning views over the property and is an ideal location for a relaxed, outdoor reception. Owner Keri offers fully DIY wedding packages or as an experienced event planner herself is also happy to provide a more 'all inclusive' option.

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Surrounded by dairy farm, Figbird Cottage is ideal for relaxed country weddings
5. Figbird Cottage

  • Capacity: 150+
  • Location: Terara - South Coast, NSW
  • Accommodation: 2 Farm cottages sleep 8

Figbird Cottage is a budget friendly wedding venue with picturesque English gardens surrounded by peaceful farm and grazing land. With the largest European marquee on the NSW South Coast, Figbird Cottage is the perfect spot for relaxed farm weddings in an outdoor setting. Wedding packages include 1 day or 3 day venue hire with exclusive use of the property and all furniture hire included. 

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Farm wedding venue - Worrowing

6. Worrowing

  • Capacity: 180
  • Location: Jervis Bay - South Coast, NSW
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 40

Worrowing is a unique 250 acre farm style property with 12+ ceremony locations centred around manicured gardens and dams. A refurbished wedding barn provides a modern reception venue and there's also a rustic ceremony shed in the event of wet weather. Available for exclusive hire with unique accommodation in boat sheds & wilderness huts, the historic coastal farm is an ideal country weekender that you'll share with a family of local kangaroos in the late afternoons.

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farm wedding venue terara park
7. Terara Park Farm

  • Capacity: 180
  • Location: Nowra - South Coast, NSW
  • Accommodation: 4 Units

Terara Park Farm is a 22 acre horse farm with a large converted indoor arena for wedding receptions and a picturesque dam area for waterfront ceremonies. BYO alcohol and catering.

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farm wedding venue Oaklands
8. Oaklands Event Centre

  • Capacity: 300
  • Location: Pambula - Sapphire Coast, NSW
  • Accommodation: Farm House sleeps 6

Oaklands Event Centre is a micro farm with a large rustic barn for wedding receptions and an adjacent beer hall and garden that's perfect for post wedding recovery events. Trees provide a shaded ceremony area in the homestead gardens and it's a short and pleasant walk past paddocks of horses, sheep and donkeys to get to the reception barn. 

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farm wedding venue south coast barn on ridge
9. Barn on the Ridge

  • Capacity: 130
  • Location: Morton - South Coast, NSW
  • Accommodation: Honeymoon Suite

Barn on the Ridge is a 55 acre farm wedding venue with stunning country views over valleys, waterways and grazing land. The reception barn is a modern, refurbished space ideally suited to luxe-rustic weddings and ceremonies usually take place next to the picturesque dam. 

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Farm Venues in the Southern Highlands

Farm wedding venue in the Southern Highlands - Mali Brae Farm
10. Mali Brae Farm

  • Capacity: 10 - 120
  • Location: Moss Vale - Southern Highlands, NSW
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 2 in The Dairy

Mali Brae Farm is a private 90 acre wedding farm with two reception venues to suit large and small weddings. The elegantly transformed hay shed seats up to 120 guests and smaller Augustine's Room is ideal for elopements and micro weddings from 10 - 55 guests. The farm features extensive dam views, drystone wall features, sculptures and garden art and a rustic old boat shed. Wedding packages include complimentary accommodation for two.

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Growwild Wildflower Farm relaxed country wedding venue
11. Growwild Wildflower Farm

  • Capacity: 145
  • Location: Alpine - Southern Highlands, NSW

Growwild is a wildflower farm that provides fresh cut native flowers to the Sydney Flower Markets. The picturesque location is also a registered sanctuary with the Wildlife Land Trust. There's a number of picturesque wedding ceremony locations on the farm's 25 acres, plus a reception barn which has a capacity of 50 guests and garden marquee for 150. 

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farm wedding venue NSW southern tablelands
12. Petrichor Farm

  • Capacity: 150
  • Location: Gundaroo - Southern Tablelands, NSW
  • Accommodation: Bridal cottage + glamping

Petrichor Farm is an outback wedding venue with 170 acres of grazing land in regional NSW. Wedding receptions are held in a modern rustic barn which opens to a relaxed outdoor area where wildlife can be watched in the late afternoons. Farm weddings in NSW don't get more rural than at Petrichor Farm. 

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farm wedding venue Briars Country Retreat
13. Briars Country Retreat

  • Capacity: 200
  • Location: Burradoo - Southern Highlands, NSW
  • Accommodation: Lodge sleeps 130+

Briars Country Retreat is a romantic farm style venue on 15 rural acres near Bowral. Ceremony venues include tranquil gardens and a lakeside gazebo. The country lodge features a garden conservatory which is a light filled space with a white blank canvas perfect to style with affordable green foliage. Large hotel style rooms provide accommodation for the entire guest list.

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barn wedding venue Bendooley Estate
14. Bendooley Estate

  • Capacity: 250
  • Location: Berrima - Southern Highlands, NSW
  • Accommodation: 6 luxury studios & cottages sleep 20

Bendooley Estate is a unique spot for farm weddings with two country-chic reception venues that require little to no styling. The Book Barn is a rustic and intimate space with exposed beams and book shelves lining the walls, while the Stables is an impressive high ceiling modern barn with massive cathedral style glass windows. Farm ceremonies often make use of the heavy barn doors as a backdrop & there's also a picturesque lakeside pavilion.

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farm wedding venue hillview
15. Hillview Heritage Hotel

  • Capacity: 200
  • Location: Sutton Forest - Southern Highlands, NSW
  • Accommodation: 8 Cottages

The historic Hillview Heritage Estate is a former Vice Regal Retreat that now offers wedding ceremonies and receptions onsite. The property is surrounded by panoramic views over paddocks, neighbouring farm land, valleys and waterways.

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Farm Venues in the Blue Mountains

farm wedding venue nsw - Waldara Farm
16. Waldara Farm

  • Capacity: 150
  • Location: Oberon - Blue Mountains, NSW
  • Accommodation: Farm house + lodge sleeps 20

Waldara Farm is an authentic Australian working farm on 800 acres just outside the Blue Mountains. Wedding venues include a rustic barn, a repurposed shearing shed, a lawn with gazebo & wharf and a reception hall. Manicured seasonal gardens make a picturesque ceremony venue surrounded by rolling hills and rugged farm landscapes. The entire farm can be hired exclusively for your wedding with accommodation bookings.

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Farm Wedding Venue New South Wales -  Dryridge Estate
17. Dryridge Estate

  • Capacity: 220
  • Location: Megalong Valley - Blue Mountains, NSW
  • Accommodation: 4 bedroom homestead + 2 bedroom lodge

Dryridge Estate is a boutique vineyard and hilltop wedding venue with extensive country views over surrounding farm land. Wedding venues include manicured gardens and a clear glasshouse marquee. Venue hire includes accommodation for 2 nights and you can BYO all your own wedding vendors.

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Farms on the Central Coast

Farm Wedding Venue Central Coast NSW - Fernbank Farm
18. Fernbank Farm

  • Capacity: 140
  • Location: Yarramalong Valley - Central Coast, NSW
  • Accommodation: 4 Bedroom house with pool + 4 bed cottage

Fernbank Farm is a heritage listed wedding venue with 25 acres of farm land, gardens, waterways and bushland. A majestic steel arbor and lakeside rotunda provide picturesque ceremony venues while marquees and a small rustic barn cater for wedding receptions. Resident Clydesdales Lola & Lulu can you take you by regal carriage to your altar in true farm style.

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Wedding Venue NSW Albion Farm Gardens
19. Albion Farm Gardens

  • Capacity: 120
  • Location: Woodville - Central Coast, NSW

Albion Farm Gardens is a 100 acre farm that features 15 acres of spectacular gardens for wedding ceremonies and photos. The farm features a rustic ceremony barn with elegant chandeliers and wedding receptions can be held across the road at the Woodville Reception Hall. 

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Farms in the Hunter Valley

Farm Wedding Venue NSW Hunter Valley - Mulla Villa Farm
20. Mulla Villa Farm

  • Capacity: 150
  • Location: Wollombi - Hunter Valley, NSW

Merrindah Weddings at Mulla Villa Farm is an all-in-one wedding venue well suited to relaxed, country weddings. Reception venues include a rustic barn or you can pitch marquees or teepees for an outdoor wedding and enjoy the fresh country air and farm landscape. Wedding packages include venue hire and DIY so you can bring your choice of vendors.

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Farm Wedding Venue NSW Hunter Valley - Moravia Park
21. The Barn - Moravia Park

  • Capacity: 200
  • Sleeps: 2
  • Location: Lovedale - Hunter Valley, NSW

Moravia Park is a horse farm that offers 3 day 'stay & play' weddings.  Venue hire gives you 3 day access to the grounds and rustic barn so you can spend time styling the day before or host pre-wedding and/or post wedding events. There's a waterfront location for wedding ceremonies on the farm and hire includes most furniture & styling items for ceremony and reception. 

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Farms in the Illawarra

Farm wedding venue NSW illawarra Seacliff House
22. Seacliff House

  • Capacity: 180
  • Location: Gerringong - Illawarra, NSW
  • Accommodation: Farm House + Homestead sleeps 24 

Seacliff House is a farm venue with a purpose built barn for weddings. Overlooking lush farmland with floor to ceiling glass windows, the barn is a light filled space with views to the ocean. The brand new 5 bedroom luxury farmhouse adds to the accommodation available on the farm and is the ideal spot for getting ready before the wedding and enjoying the farm surrounds after.

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Farms on the Mid North Coast

Longview Farm Wedding Ceremony Regional
23. Longview Farm

  • Capacity: 120
  • Location: Manning Valley - North Coast, NSW
  • Accommodation: Rotating house + camping

Longview Farm is a secluded rural property with waterfront ceremony and reception venues. There's a rustic entertainment shed that's ideal for larger weddings, a luxury rotating homestead with balcony for smaller weddings and plenty of flat paddock space for camping or glamping. With no curfew, Longview Farm is the ideal spot for a relaxed wedding weekend away with the rowdiest of clans. 

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Farm Wedding Venues - Valhalla
24. Valhalla

  • Capacity: 12 - 150
  • Location: Nelson Bay - North Coast, NSW
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 15

The Scandinavian Valhalla Restaurant & Bar is a rustic wedding venue located on The Spruce Estate Farm. Renowned for growing the best Anna Bay Tomatoes, the farm not only provides fresh vegetables to the Port Stephens region but is a popular spot for farm weddings. From farm paddocks to country lanes to secluded forest, Valhalla offers a great choice of backdrops for rustic wedding photos. There's even photogenic Scottish Highland Coos.

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Farms on the Far North Coast

North Coast Wedding Venue Pillar Rock Farm
25. Pillar Rock Farm

  • Capacity: 200
  • Location: Pillar Valley - North Coast, NSW
  • Accommodation: Guesthouse, barn loft, hunting cottage

The distinctive big red barn at Pillar Rock Farm is an iconic spot for rustic farm weddings. Surrounded by 270 acres of farm paddocks and bushland, there's plenty of ceremony locations to choose from. If you hire this place for your wedding you'll want to stay a few days to enjoy the wildlife spotting, fishing, bushwalking, rock climbing, mountain biking & 4WD'ing. The farm is a fully DIY wedding venue and you'll need to BYO catering and all other suppliers. 

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Farm Wedding Venue - The Earthhouse
26. The Earthhouse

  • Capacity: 120
  • Accommodation: B&B sleeps 4
  • Location: Corndale - Far North Coast, NSW

The aptly named Earthhouse is a wedding venue constructed from rammed earth on a 110 acre farm in the Byron Bay hinterland. The unique reception venue and surrounding manicured lawns set a picturesque scene for farm weddings with spectacular views of the surrounding paddocks and bushland. Wedding packages include venue hire only so you can bring your own wedding vendors.

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Farm Wedding Venue Byron Bay Ardeena Events
27. Ardeena Events

  • Capacity: 130
  • Accommodation: 9 Guest rooms
  • Location: Carool - Far North Coast, NSW

Located high in the rural hinterland, Ardeena Events is a farm-like wedding venue with views for days. Many couples choose to get married outdoors at this wedding venue because of the spectacular backdrop. Ardeena Events is a DIY ceremony and reception venue best catered by the likes of food trucks and teepee bars. An onsite barn provides an alternative weather-proof space and there's 9 rooms for guests to stay overnight.

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Farm Wedding Venue Byron Bay Summergrove Estate
28. Summergrove Estate

  • Capacity: 130
  • Accommodation: 5 Villas sleep 10
  • Location: Carool - Far North Coast, NSW

Summergrove Estate is another of the hill top wedding venues in Northern NSW that enjoys picturesque views over surrounding farming paddocks to the ocean. The versatile farm venue is located an hour north of Byron Bay and features well maintained gardens, an onsite chapel, modern reception barn, and a place where helicopters can land. The accommodation has a swimming pool + tennis court. 

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Farms in the Riverina

Farm Wedding Venue Kimo Estate
29. Kimo Estate

  • Capacity: 200
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 32
  • Location: Gundagai - Riverina, NSW

Kimo Estate is a 7,000 acre working sheep & cattle farm with farm stay accommodation for up to 32 wedding guests. The reception venue is a rustic grain shed and wedding ceremonies can be held on the farm or in the homestead gardens. Kimo Estate is a pet friendly farm with a unique choice of accommodation including 3 Eco huts, 2 cottages and a 6 bedroom shearers quarters.

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Farm Reception Venue The Wild Vine
30. The Wild Vine

  • Location: Oura - Riverina, NSW
  • Capacity: 205

The Wild Vine is a Wagga Wagga wedding venue, winery and 17 acre boutique farm. Renovated to keep with the original essence of the building, The Wild Vine offers a luxe-rustic setting for intimate farm weddings and receptions. Ceremony spots include The Paddock, a Gum Tree alley and a wooden platform in front of the grape vines. In true farm style you can have drinks and canapes on the lawn, or a hot cocoa station by the fireplace in winter. 

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Farm Wedding Venue Perricoota Station
31. Perricoota Station

  • Capacity: 500
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 17
  • Location: Moama - Riverina, NSW

Perricoota Station is an historic all-in-one wedding venue on 3.5km's of Murray River frontage. You can arrive by boat or by horse and cart to this 120 hectare rural station that has associations with Cobb & Co, wool production and citrus groves. There's plenty of spots that are idea for wedding ceremonies and The Packing Shed is a large barn perfect for rustic wedding receptions.

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Farm Wedding Venue St Edwards
32. St Edwards of the Riverina

  • Capacity: 200
  • Accommodation: Luxury homestead sleeps 8
  • Location: The Gap - Riverina, NSW

St Edwards of the Riverina is a picturesque country property that offers garden or farm ceremonies, marquee receptions & dancing under the bright stars of a regional night sky. Use the spacious country homestead to get ready and host a recovering brunch the following day. Surrounded by lazy farm land, St Edwards is a perfectly relaxed spot for extended weekend weddings.

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Farm Wedding Venue Magpies Nest
33. Magpies Nest

  • Capacity: Approx 100
  • Location: Estella - Riverina, NSW

The historic stables at Magpies Nest have been converted into a restaurant and rustic wedding venue. The 20 acre farm style property features sweeping views over the vineyard and olive groves to the Murrumbidgee River. All inclusive wedding packages come with exclusive use of the venue and grounds for ceremony, photos and reception plus an onsite coordinator. 

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Farm Venues in Sydney

Farm Wedding Venue Rustic Weddings Sydney
34. Rustic Weddings Sydney

  • Location: Wilberforce - Sydney, NSW
  • Capacity: 150

Rustic Weddings Sydney at The Australiana Pioneer Village offers affordable venue hire for farm style weddings. In addition to the rustic reception barn there's also the option for marquee weddings. Farm ceremonies are held under a giant gum tree with the rustic barn in the background.

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Sydney Farm Wedding Venue Springfield House
35. Springfield House

  • Location: Dural - Sydney, NSW
  • Capacity: 400

Located in Sydney's North West rural district, Springfield House is offers a farm style setting with 5 acres of gardens and bushland. A private ceremony area features a permanent arbor, sandstone paving and a grand staircase leading down from the main building. Two reception venues have large glass windows looking out over the surrounding farm landscape.

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Blue Mountains Farm wedding venue Ding Dang
36. Ding Dang Doo Ranch

  • Capacity: 50
  • Location: Hawkesbury - Sydney, NSW
  • Accommodation: 2 Farmhouses sleep 13

Ding Dang Doo Ranch is a peaceful 30 acre horse ranch that specialises in small and affordable farm weddings. Wedding packages start at $1,544 for elopements and you can stay the night with beds for 13 in two farm houses.

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Farm wedding venue Riverside Oaks
37. Riverside Oaks Resort

  • Capacity: 250
  • Location: Cattai - Sydney, NSW
  • Accommodation: 33 Guest rooms

Riverside Oaks Resort is 587 acre regional wedding venue with farm land, historic ruins, a golf course and waterfront ceremony location. There's also lots of great places for wedding photos and the golf clubhouse serves as the reception venue. Expect affordable wedding packages.

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Farm Venues in Regional NSW

Farm wedding venue Mudgee
38. The Vinegrove

  • Capacity: 150
  • Location: Mudgee, NSW
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 8

The Vinegrove is a 100 acre farm with a wedding ceremony and reception courtyard in the middle of the farm's picturesque vineyard. If you're looking for a romantic place to tie the knot, imagine getting married amidst the grape vines and having your first dance under the rural night sky. Lighting features throughout the courtyard gardens seal the deal.

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farm wedding venue Wallaroo Wines
39. Wallaroo Wines 

  • Capacity: 100+
  • Location: Wallaroo - NSW/ACT border
  • Accommodation: Homestead sleeps 10

The Georgian style homestead at Wallaroo Wines is a private farm venue on 300 acres. The ceremony area is a classic oval garden with herbaceous border and features stunning views over the Brindabella Mountains. Wedding receptions are held in a garden marquee. The farm features a 25 acre vineyard and relaxing walking tracks.

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Tamworth Farm Wedding Venue Tangaratta Vineyards
40. Tangaratta Vineyards

  • Location: Peel Valley, NSW
  • Capacity: 220+

Tangaratta Vineyards is a ceremony and reception venue located just minutes from the farming hamlet of Tamworth. The regional location features a 104 year old chapel, a large rustic function centre and a large open space for outdoor wedding ceremonies with a picturesque vineyard backdrop.

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About Farm Weddings in NSW

Over the last few years many couples have opted out of an urban wedding preferring instead the laid back country landscape as a backdrop for their special day. Farm wedding venues also provide a wonderful opportunity to DIY & BYO everything from food & beverage to styling. The glossy pages of Australia’s wedding magazines are regularly adorned with detailed images of beautifully styled spaces framed by unexpected country landscapes. Regional locations lend something different to weddings, which is perhaps why farms are now highly sought after venues.

Farm weddings became popular when rustic barns and converted hay sheds began popping up on Pinterest. Jars of hand picked flowers, cheese platters on tree stumps and hessian table runners took over and #rusticweddinginspo was the social media tag to follow. Rural councils received a flurry of applications from NSW landowners wanting to become wedding venues. Farm venues started to become more plentiful and easier to find.

Since the birth of the unique shed wedding we've seen the innovation of horse stable weddings, outdoor & undercover cattle yard weddings, flower farm ceremonies and reception venues made of all sorts of other repurposed rural amenities and structures.

Several purpose built barns have sprung up across the NSW landscape in recent years offering a modern and edgy option so that you can now have a shed wedding without the rustic hashtag. These modern wedding barns have the benefit of being truly blank canvases that you can decorate however you like.

Farm venue Hunter Valley NSW
Highland cattle at Lonely Goat Olives in the Hunter Valley.

Farm Stays and farmlets are another great option for a relaxed country wedding and come with all sorts of animals in residence. The difference between a farm stay or farmlet and a proper working farm is in the size of the herd. Or flock. Or huddle - which incidentally, is the collective noun for a group of walrus. Not a farm animal exactly, but essential trivia knowledge nonetheless. #MostImpressiveAnswer-of-the-Night!

One of the best things about farm weddings is that they provide a unique opportunity to have an extended celebration across an entire weekend. Farm venues usually offer exclusive use of the entire property and most have accommodation onsite. Hence, a farm wedding is a great opportunity to bring everyone together for an extended period to enjoy the company of loved ones, including at pre-wedding and post-wedding events. 

Farm weddings are as unique and memorable as they are relaxed and fun. Pick your favourite farm venues from the above list and enquire early. They book out fast. Happy planning.