Sydney’s Top 8 Outdoor Wedding Venues
By Stephanie Harrison /Sydney Venue Expert
Tue 2nd Aug 2022 Wedding Venues
Planning a wedding in the Sydney area? Looking for that outdoor wedding venue that just makes your heart sing? Home to some of the most sought-after venues in Australia, Sydney offers various stunning outdoor wedding venues, including botanical garden gems, boutique hotels, and wine country escapes.
Here, we’ll look at Sydney’s most impressive outdoor wedding venues with beautiful settings and gorgeous views.
Estate Tuscany in Hunter Valley
Estate Tuscany’s stylish private development boasts over 25 years of wedding hosting, promising a day free from worry. With rolling hills and rugged mountains as your backdrop, you’ll marry in a magical garden ceremony before heading to your reception at one of four vibrant indoor or outdoor locations. With a vined alfresco courtyard reminiscent of the Tuscan countryside, add a Tyrrhenian twist to your wedding with Estate Tuscany.
Milestone Events in Manly
Milestone Events are ready to welcome you just a few minutes from the glistening waters of Manly Beach. There are plenty of locations for outdoor wedding enthusiasts — private lawns overlooking both harbour and city or enchanting tree-filled gardens for those essential wedding day snaps. Whether it’s delicious food, breathtaking surroundings, or a fantastic mix of both indoor and outdoor settings, Milestone delivers.
Cruise Bar in Circular Quay
Located on the waterfront, Cruise Bar Sydney is hard to beat for outdoor wedding locations in Sydney. The bar boasts exceptional service, fantastic wedding packages, and a variety of delicious menu options, just for starters. Location-wise, you’ll be drawn in by its atmospheric rooftop terrace. Complete with views of both the Opera House and the city skyline, why not pair it with one of the venue’s other elegant areas for a truly spectacular event?
Coogee Bay Hotel
Conveniently located just outside Sydney, Coogee Bay Hotel — a fabulous waterfront venue doubling as a 4-star boutique hotel — has everything you need for your outdoor wedding plans. Watch the waves roll in as you exchange vows on a private tropical terrace before relocating to one of the spacious reception rooms for a dining experience like no other. Packed full of personalisation options, Coogee Bay Hotel is ready to host your dream day.
Ottimo House in Denham Court
A little over 30 mins from Sydney’s CBD lies the Denham Court Estate, home to Ottimo House. This country-like wedding retreat is lined with towering eucalyptus trees and rolling lawns, offering a city escape for your outdoor wedding. You will find both the gazebo lawn and the scenic garden along the rustic pathways. The former is a grand space packed with potential, while the latter allows you to wed beside calming lake waters. Whatever you choose, Ottimo house will be happy to accommodate you.
Bathers’ Pavilion in Mosman
Creating wedding memories for over 20 years, Bathers’ Pavilion at Mosman combines heritage charm with contemporary coastal vibes. One of its many event spaces is a romantic terrace overlooking the golden sands of Balmoral Beach. Say your vows oceanside before moving to the art-deco elegance of the Balmoral Room. Here you’ll find a reception space housing banquet-style tables for enjoying a locally-sourced meal surrounded by your nearest and dearest.
Little Pearl Manly Beach Suites
Want something a little more laidback? Little Pearl Beach Suites offers beach views and exclusive function spaces that you can use to create your dream wedding setting. You get a blank canvas to paint your perfect wedding day picture, and you’ll also have exclusive access to the beach bar, a lush alfresco courtyard, and waterside balconies. Want more? How about a variety of tasty dining options to enjoy after you’ve worked up your wedding day appetite? Little Pearl promises a wedding day filled with beachfront bliss.
Chateau Elan at The Vintage in Hunter Valley
Chateau Elan is a popular outdoor wedding venue in the world-famous Hunter Valley wine region, surrounded by beautiful neighbouring vineyards. Offering packages in all shapes and sizes, the Chateau Team are on hand to make your wedding as stress-free as possible. The fairway lawn provides the chance to marry beneath soaring gum trees. And why not set up a marquee on the lawn to host a glamorous outdoor reception too? Want more? How about arriving by helicopter (yes, it’s an option!). At Chateau Elan, anything is possible.