Top 10 Unique Wedding Venues in NSW

Unique Wedding Venues: Top 10 NSW | Sydney

Looking for a unique wedding venue? Here are 10 of the most unusual, quirky and oh-so-fun wedding venues in NSW. All of these unique wedding locations set the scene for fun celebrations with a difference, and give you the freedom to create your own kind of wedding experience.

Here are our top 10 most fun & unique wedding venues in NSW.

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Top 10 Unique Wedding Venues

Budget Friendly Blue Mountains wedding venue - St Josephs Guesthouse

1. St Joseph's Guesthouse

  • Location: St Albans - Hawkesbury, NSW
  • Capacity: 100
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 10
Stay in a church

Built in the ruins of a 160 year old church, St Joseph's Guesthouse is one of the most unique wedding venues in Greater Sydney. The non-denominational 5 bedroom, 3 level stone building is an affordable spot to hire for destination weddings with luxury accommodation for 10 on the upper 2 floors.

Surrounded by a peaceful country landscape and picturesque views, the grounds are ideal for intimate day-time weddings of up to 100 guests. You can get married on the steps under the original church bell (which still works) and have an outdoor reception on the lawns. There's also a function space on the ground floor that seats 60 or fits 100 for a cocktail event. 

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The Cove Unique Wedding Venue
2. The Cove Jervis Bay

  • Location: Jervis Bay - South Coast, NSW
  • Capacity: 150+
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 111
Beach wedding destination

The Cove is a 3 acre seaside resort where your entire guest list stays with you for the weekend. You get your own private beach for the duration of your stay and can get married on the sand, in a garden overlooking the sand or standing ankle deep on a sandbar.

Options for your reception include the brand new wedding pavilion pictured above, or around a beautiful outdoor bar set under a central fairy lit tree. You can choose a seated or cocktail outdoor reception and the whole area is lit with festoon lighting at night creating an incredible atmosphere, reminiscent of Europe's best seaside destinations.

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The Woods Unique Wedding Bush Chapel
3. The Woods Farm

  • Location: Bayly Road, Tomerong, NSW 2540
  • Capacity: 200
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 120
Farmstay Wedding Destination

From the pages of a fairytale, The Woods Farm delivers one of Australia's most romantic and unique wedding venues. Located minutes from the coast, the 40 acre wedding wonderland welcomes 120 of your guests to stay with you onsite for an entire weekend.

A favourite feature of this farm-stay style property is the one-of-a-kind open air bush chapel with its meandering garden arbor walkway providing a grand entrance to your wedding ceremony. The luxe-rustic reception venue is no less spectacular, adorned in a selection of vintage chandeliers with an outdoor lawn games and cocktail area. 

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Paradise Botanical Gardens is a unique wedding venue on the Central Coast
4. Paradise Botanical Gardens

  • Location: Kulnura - Central Coast, NSW
  • Capacity: 230
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 8 + camping/glamping
Heritage Architecture

It's the cloud-high freshest air and one-of-a-kind heritage structures that set Paradise Botanical Gardens apart from every other wedding venue in Australia. This privately owned garden oasis is set on 230 acres of pristine countryside half way between Newcastle and Sydney.

Utterly unique Roman Columns and a Monet Bridge set the scene for stunning wedding photos along with the garden's many rare plants, wildlife and bird life. A perfectly manicured lawn in the grand Kings Garden is an impressive and luxurious circular ceremony area with views across surrounding bush. 

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Mali Brae Farm Rustic Ruins
5. Mali Brae Farm

  • Location: Moss Vale - Southern Highlands, NSW
  • Capacity: 110
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 2
Historic Ruins

The Ruins at Mali Brae Farm are one of the most unique ceremony backdrops in NSW. Located at the front of the property close to the 2 reception venues, the ruins set the scene for a unique rustic wedding with no need for an arbor or styling budget. You can also have your first dance under the stars here.

On the 90 farm acres you'll find 5 other ceremony sites, acres of landscaped gardens, heritage accommodation and stunning country views over the property's dams. There's 2 reception venues; a luxe-rustic newly built space for small weddings of 30 - 55 guests and a grand refurbished barn for larger weddings of up to 110.

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The Lodge South Coast wedding venue set up with long reception tables
6. The Lodge Jamberoo

  • Location: 406 Jamberoo Mountain Road, Jamberoo, NSW 2533
  • Capacity: 300
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 136
Private Hotel

The Lodge is a newly renovated 43 room hotel that specialises in all inclusive destination weddings. You book out the entire hotel for your exclusive use for 3 days of fun and relaxed celebrations with all hotel rooms overlooking a huge outdoor swimming pool.  

Wedding venues at The Lodge include a tree cathedral which features an open sided timber chapel in a Pine Forest, a luxe reception hall, an outdoor champagne courtyard, two dedicated getting ready spaces and a restaurant where guests are served breakfast each morning.

Venue hire starts at $25,000 and includes all rooms + breakfast each morning. Guests typically cover this fee by paying their own accommodation. All inclusive wedding packages range from $95 - $180 per person. 

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Mimosa Wines Wedding Accommodation
7. Mimosa Wines

  • Bermagui, NSW
  • Capacity: 180
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 13
  • Wedding Packages:: All inclusive
Incredible Views

Mimosa Wines is a sprawling 200 acre property featuring a vineyard and hatted restaurant nestled amongst the privacy and tranquility of lush national park. The restaurant sits on an elevated section looking over the vineyard with breathtaking views across tree tops for as far as you can see.

You can book out the architecturally designed restaurant for your reception which has a lovely indoor/outdoor feel and wedding packages include all catering & drinks according to your preferred menu. A lovely walk through the vines leads you to a homestead and seperate cottage that sleep 13 guests in total and make the ideal bridal suite and night-of-wedding accommodation.

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Growwild Wildflower Farm Unique Wedding Barn
8. Growwild Wildflower Farm

  • Location: Alpine - Southern Highlands, NSW
  • Capacity: 30 - 130
  • Accommodation: Next door
Native Flower Farm

Growwild is a native Australian wildflower farm that provides fresh cut flowers to the Sydney Flower Markets. The 25 acre picturesque property is surrounded by native bushland and is a registered sanctuary with the Wildlife Land Trust. It is not uncommon to spot Koalas here.

Growwild has two reception venues onsite including a clear walled permanent marquee that seats up to 130 guests overlooking the gardens, and a luxe rustic and intimate barn that seats 50 guests inside and the same on its adjoining cobblestone courtyard. Wedding packages are DIY/BYO.

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Willow Farm unique wedding venue nsw

9. Willow Farm

  • Location: Berry - South Coast, NSW
  • Capacity: 130
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 10
Outdoor Weddings

With a huge 160 acres exclusively yours for the weekend, Willow Farm is a uniquely relaxed location for country weddings. The property features a flexible layout with spacious outdoor areas, a rustic entertainment shed, a marquee and lawn games area, yoga barn (and wet weather ceremony venue) and plenty of spots including a picturesque creek for wedding ceremonies & photos. 

The flexible layout of Willow Farm ensures every wedding is different. Use the rustic shed for dancing or dining, have a marquee reception instead, or dine under the stars. You can even set up an outdoor dance floor with romantic festoon lighting.

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Greystone Estate NSW Wedding Venue
10. Greystone Estate

  • Location: Pokolbin - Hunter Valley, NSW
  • Capacity: 32 - 110
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 32
  • Wedding Packages: 3 Days DIY/BYO
Private Estate

Greystone Estate is one of the most luxurious private estates to hire for weddings in New South Wales. There are 4 seperate self-contained dwellings on the property with a total of 32 guests able to stay onsite. Weekend hire of the property including all accommodation is $18,400 with cheaper rates mid week.

Centred around the main open-plan house & pool area is an open air chapel for ceremonies and an all-white modern reception venue. For smaller weddings or pre & post wedding events, the main house has indoor, outdoor and poolside communal areas perfect for stylish gatherings.

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