Ipswich Wedding Venues

Looking for a wedding venue in Ipswich? Ipswich wedding venues are among Queensland's most versatile collection of spaces, including a great variety of ceremony and reception venues that can be booked individually, or come in all inclusive wedding packages. 

This list of Ipswich wedding venues includes the best venues within a 40 minutes drive of Warwick Road and range from luxe to highly affordable wedding locations.

Here are our top 12 Ipswich wedding venues.

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12 Best Ipswich Wedding Venues

Workshops Rail Ipswich Wedding Hall
1. Workshops Rail Museum - Moving Goods Hall

  • Location: North Street, North Ipswich, QLD 4305
  • Capacity: 300
  • Wedding Packages: $90+/pp

The Moving Goods Hall at Workshops Rail Museum is one of the most unique wedding venues in Ipswich. A grand PB 15, No444 steam locomotive sits centre stage in this bright and airy warehouse space, providing an incredibly atmospheric setting for weddings under soaring 11 metre high ceilings. The halls seats up to 180 guests or caters for cocktail weddings of up to 300+.

One of the cool features of this venue is the ability for your guests to wander around the museum while you have wedding photos in the historic grounds. Being the site of Queensland's first railway workshop, there are plenty of character-rich backdrops including buildings built in the 1800's, huge barn doors and of course, the beautiful old train which puffs steam on queue. 

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Workshops Rail Museum Wedding Venue Ipswich
2. Workshops Rail Museum - Wedding Hall

  • Location: North Street, North Ipswich, QLD 4305
  • Capacity: 200
  • Wedding Packages: $90+/pp

If you're looking for an affordable wedding venue with an atmospheric rustic vibe, the original dining hall at the Workshops Rail Museum ticks the box perfectly. The space was once a refectory style eating hall for the workshop employees and has since been renovated into a modern function room with fresh white walls and wooden carriage tables paying tribute to its origins.

Sometimes referred to as the Trackside Café, this North Ipswich wedding location caters for up to 120 seated guests or 200 for a cocktail reception. Unique onsite ceremony areas include the doors of the 1901 Power House, a massive fig tree in the garden and in front of the site's iconic steam locomotive which puffs fog on queue. 

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White Chapel is a wedding ceremony venue near Ipswich QLD
3. White Chapel Kalbar

  • Location: 87 George Street, Kalbar, QLD 4309
  • Capacity: 90
  • Ceremonies Packages: $1,050+
  • Elopement Packages: $6,250+
  • Reception Packages: $/pp 

White Chapel Kalbar is a modern and intimate country chapel located on beautiful grounds just 30 minutes from Ipswich. The chapel can be hired exclusively for wedding ceremonies with photos in the gardens, or with all-inclusive packages providing several options for your reception.

White Chapel is located directly in front of Black Hall, a modern American Barn style reception venue that comes fully catered. For micro weddings there's also a rustic outdoor bar that provides a covered area for seated or cocktail receptions.

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Black Hall Ipswich Wedding Venue
4. Black Hall Weddings

  • Location: 87 George Street, Kalbar, QLD 4309
  • Capacity: 90
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

Located behind White Chapel is an intimate reception venue that has been impeccably styled to resemble a modern American barn reminiscent of the Hamptons. It is a crown jewel amongst Ipswich wedding venues. This beautiful space opens onto a large lawn and adjacent outdoor bar area providing the perfect setting for pre-dinner cocktails, canapés and lawn games.

Black Hall is available to hire exclusively for wedding receptions or can be packaged with the onsite chapel & gardens to include your ceremony and photos. The venue has an optional Airbnb that sleeps 8 guests just 10 doors down the road and its own mini bus for transporting guests to the great range of accommodation nearby. 

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Darling St Chapel Ipswich Wedding Venue
5. Darling St Chapel Brisbane

  • Location: 16 Darling Street East, Ipswich, QLD 4305
  • Capacity: 100
  • Wedding Packages: $95+/pp

The historic Darling St Chapel is a non-denominational wedding venue built in 1879 originally as a Catholic Church for the Brisbane community. It has since been lovingly restored and now offers a modernised and atmospheric interior for both ceremonies and receptions.

You can hire the Darling St Chapel for ceremonies only, as your reception venue or utilise the space for both events with affordable wedding packages starting at $95 per person. Packages include venue hire, set up and catering and drinks are BYO.

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Barn Bar at Black Hall Ipswich QLD
6. Barn Bar @ Black Hall Weddings

  • Location: 87 George Street, Kalbar, QLD 4309
  • Capacity: 90
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

On the lawns of White Chapel and Black Hall is a beautifully intimate outdoor bar area that can be hired for garden ceremonies and alfresco wedding receptions. The bar area is perfect for cocktail weddings or seated dining on one long table and you can also set up seated dining on the lawn.

All inclusive wedding packages come fully furnished with catering and drinks, and all set up and pack down is organised for you.

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Spicers Hidden Vale Ipswich weddings
7. Spicers Hidden Vale

  • Location: 617 Grandchester Mount Mort Road, Grandchester, QLD 4340
  • Capacity: 120
  • Accommodation: 34 Rooms
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

High in the lush hills of the Scenic Rim is the 12,000 acre oasis known as Spicers Hidden Vale. Although well off-the-beaten-track, this sprawling resort style escape is just 40 minutes from the Ipswich CBD and offers a choice of wedding venues for different sized events.

Weddings centre around an historic homestead that seats 120 for wedding receptions. The property also has a rustic barn that seats 80 and an adjoining outdoor courtyard that caters for alfresco celebrations of up to 90 guests. There's also private dining rooms available to suit micro weddings with 25 guests.

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Holy Red Deer Estate Ipswich weddings
8. Holy Red Deer Estate

  • Location: 65 Ipswich Street, Esk, QLD 4312
  • Capacity: 120
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 10
  • Venue Hire: $4,675

Edited: Holy Red Deer Estate is a quaint country wedding venue near Ipswich, in the quiet regional town of Esk. This affordable 3 day wedding destination comes fully inclusive of the bones of your day including an historic white chapel, outdoor ceremony & reception area, billiards hall, stags bar, a bridal suite and a 2 bedroom cottage that sleeps 10 guests.

Family owned and operated, this little property was the original town centre before the railway came to town. The convenient location puts it within a 5 minute stumble of nearby accommodation and hence there's no worrying about transport to get guests home from your reception venue. BYO food trucks, install an outdoor dance floor or set up teepees, the property is yours to do as you please.

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Woodlands of Marburg Ipswich Wedding Venue
9. Woodlands of Marburg

  • Location: 174 Seminary Road, Marburg, QLD 4346
  • Capacity: 65
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 65+
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

If you're looking for an Ipswich wedding venue oozing in old world country charm, the historic Woodlands of Marburg offers heritage grandeur in sophisticated 19th century spaces. The 250 country estate features a heritage listed chapel and garden wedding ceremony locations and 4 seperate reception venues catering for up to 300 guests.  wedding 

There are two small stately wedding venues within the mansion including a private dining room with adjoining lounge, and a sandstone cellar which both seat up to 26 guests. Micro wedding packages start at $9,500 for a ceremony + reception venue hire + catering. As a guide, all inclusive wedding packages for 100+ guests are $200/pp.

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Ipswich Events Centre Wedding Venue
10. Ipswich Events & Entertainment Centre

  • Location: 219 Brisbane Road, Bundamba, QLD 4304
  • Capacity: 40 - 500
  • Wedding Packages: $80+/pp

The Ipswich Events and Entertainment Centre is one of the most versatile and affordable wedding venues in Ipswich. Located at the Turf Club just 30 minutes from Brisbane and an hour from Toowoomba, the centre is easily accessible for guests, has plenty of parking onsite and is a unique place to get married with the race track as your backdrop.

Ipswich wedding venues were graced with the brand new Grange Lounge in 2020 offering couples a large celebration space capable of seating up to 260 guests. The centre also has reception venues to seat up to 40 and 120 guests and offer wedding packages that average between $80 - $117 per person.

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Hillstone St Lucia Ipswich Wedding Venue
11. Hillstone St Lucia

  • Location: Carawa Street, Saint Lucia, QLD 4067
  • Capacity: 30 - 800
  • Wedding Packages: $168+/pp

Not far from Ipswich is the 4000m2 property of Hillstone St Lucia. The historic golf course features two separate wedding areas that overlook park-like grounds and rolling greens. In total there are 4 reception venues and 2 ceremony spaces providing flexibility for weddings of all sizes.

The gardens are the pièce de résistance of Hillstone, providing tranquil and intimate rustic settings that ooze European elegance. There is a quaint fountain encased in an open pergola covered in jasmine and bromeliads and a private garden courtyard secluded within tall green hedges. Seated receptions for 32 guests are particularly atmospheric in the hedge.

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Bundaleer Gardens Ipswich Reception Venue
12. Bundaleer Rainforest Gardens

  • Location: 59 Bundaleer Street, Brookfield, QLD 4069
  • Capacity: 200
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive 
  • Elopement Packages: All inclusive

Bundaleer Rainforest Gardens has two distinct wedding areas located on either side of the property. The featured venue above is a sun-drenched deck located next to a peaceful waterfront and comes with access to a barn-like Treetops reception venue. The other is a Jacaranda Tree site with a large marquee and adjoining lawn perfect for relaxed indoor/outdoor weddings.

Both locations are immersed in nature and surrounded by lush tropical rainforest just 35 minutes from Ipswich. Wedding packages are inclusive of venue hire and catering. Simply BYO drinks.

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