Affordable Waterfront Weddings - South Coast NSW

Looking for an affordable waterfront venue on the South Coast? Here are the most beautiful and affordable waterfront wedding venues on the South Coast of NSW. They range from DIY venues where you hire your own caterers and BYO drinks, to all inclusive venues with budget friendly wedding packages.

These waterfront locations are the most picturesque of all affordable wedding venues on the South Coast, with incredible views and amazing sunsets on offer. Here are 6 stunning and inexpensive waterfront venues on the NSW South Coast. 

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Top 6 Waterfront Wedding Venues on a Budget

The Pavilion Cheap Waterfront Venue
1. The Pavilion Kiama

  • Location: 2 Bong Bong Street, Kiama, NSW 2533
  • Capacity: 80 - 400
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

The Pavilion Kiama is a popular reception venue situated on Kiama Beach with incredible ocean views to the Kiama Lighthouse. Affordable wedding packages start at around $120 per person and include a fully catered reception with a 5 hour drinks package, free use of the entrance foyer as a wet weather ceremony option and an exclusive bridal room.

The entrance foyer has its own bar area and can be closed off to the main event space for pre-dinner drinks & canapés before the doors are grandly opened and guests welcomed to the reception. Large windows fill this modern space with light and the spectacular seaside views create a beautiful ambience in the room.

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The Cove Affordable Waterfront Venue
2. The Cove Jervis Bay

  • Location: Booderee National Park, Jervis Bay NSW 2540
  • Capacity: 150+
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 126
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

The Cove is a beautiful seaside resort that offers affordable destination weddings on your own private beach. With accommodation for 126 guests onsite, the entire resort is exclusively yours for 2 or more nights to enjoy extended time with loved ones. 

Amenities include a large fun house, a glamping village with fire pits and luxe bathrooms, beach huts, a brand new reception hall, a beachside garden and an amazing outdoor space surrounding a bar for seated or cocktail receptions in fairy-lit surrounds. There's a minimum accommodation spend to host your wedding here and guests are able to book & pay their own way.

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Coolangatta Estate Cheap Waterfront Weddings Illawarra
3. Coolangatta Estate

  • Location: 1335 Bolong Road, Coolangatta, NSW 2535
  • Capacity: 2 - 200
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 70
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive + DIY
  • Elopement Packages: All inclusive

Coolangatta Estate is located at Shoalhaven Heads on the river mouth and offers affordable wedding packages that start at under $100 per person. The picturesque vineyard is set on 100 coastal acres and offers a unique variety of backdrops for weddings including lush gardens, rows of established vines, historic buildings and rustic country scenes.

There are two reception venues on the grounds including the Grand Hall, a 200 year old convict-built dining hall with at atmospheric intimacy for weddings of up to 80 under high pitched ceilings. There's also a function room for up to 200 guests and a 26 unit motel where guests can book & pay their own accommodation.

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Interbane House Cheap Coastal Weddings
4. Interbane House

  • Location: 8 Lawrence Hargrave Drive, Stanwell Park, NSW 2508
  • Capacity: 50
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 18
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

Interbane House is one of the cheapest wedding venues on the NSW South Coast with venue hire from $2,850 midweek. The Victorian period home has 5 spacious bedrooms that sleep up to 18 guests and a large dining area inside that can seat up to 30. 

Outside, the lawns and covered entertaining space offer an incredible ocean backdrop for wedding ceremonies and outdoor receptions. The property is well suited to small celebrations and has an outdoor spa, fire pit with seating and an Airbnb next door that can sleep a further 8 guests.

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Kullindi Homestead cheap waterfront weddings
5. Kullindi Homestead

  • Location: Booderee National Park, Ellmoos Rd, Jervis Bay NSW 2540
  • Capacity: 20 - 200
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 20
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

Kullindi Homestead is a sprawling country style property located on the shores of Sussex Inlet. The inexpensive venue hire fee is $3,800 for a two night stay including all 5 units and approval for weddings on the waterfront lawn. 

There is no reception venue on the property so you'll need to hire a marquee, tipis or sperry tent and your choice of caterers. Food trucks and drinks carts are welcome and you can BYO drinks.

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Fig Tree Park Inexpensive Coastal Venue
6. Fig Tree Park

Location: 58 Sherringham Lane, Central Tilba, NSW 2546
Capacity: 2 - 200
Accommodation: Sleeps 2
Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

Fig Tree Park is one of the most beautiful outdoor wedding venues on the South Coast. This stunning French style estate offers its manicured gardens for wedding ceremonies and outdoor receptions, and comes with luxe round tables and cross back chairs to seat up to 200 guests.

Fig Tree Park is a surprisingly affordable venue for small weddings and elopements with all inclusive packages starting at $3,800. Packages include a 2 night stay in a romantic little onsite barn, ceremony set up and a fully catered meal. The venue is close to Tilba and the beach where there is plenty of accommodation for wedding guests.

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Affordable Weddings South Coast

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