High Church Brisbane Events
Set in the energetic Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, the heritage-listed High Church marries history with modern elegance. Originally constructed in 1876 as the Fortitude Valley Primitive Methodist Church, the venue transitioned through various roles before becoming a beloved event space in 2014. Today, High Church offers a chic setting for timeless wedding celebrations, with breathtaking views of the iconic Story Bridge against Brisbane’s lively entertainment district.
High Church provides three unique areas for weddings and events: the historic High Church, the rooftop Terrace offering panoramic views of Fortitude Valley, and The Gallery, flaunting a modern art-deco style enhanced with Versace furniture. Its dedicated team ensures a seamless transition from ceremony to reception, all in one magnificent building. Steeped in nearly 150 years of history, High Church offers an unforgettable setting for special occasions.
Highlights of High Church Events:
- A historic and elegant backdrop for your wedding day
- Bespoke wedding packages and delicious dining options
- Convenient ceremony-to-reception wedding venue
- On-site venue manager to ensure everything runs smoothly
- Plenty of hotels and transport links nearby in Fortitude Valley
Spaces At This Venue
High Church is a heritage-listed venue in Brisbane that combines traditional church architecture with modern design elements, offering a timeless backdrop for special celebrations.Read More
Nestled underneath the church, The Gallery is a boutique space that captivates with its modern decor, gold-edged mirrors, and exquisite marble and stone accents.Read More
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We picked High Church as the location for our wedding and reception and we couldn't be happier. We got lots of comments from our guests who couldn't believe how good the styling, food and service were on our special day. We would recommend High Church to any couple looking to have an incredible wedding day!
No words will be able to describe how amazing High Church is. We had our wedding ceremony at High Church and would highly recommend. The venue is absolutely stunning, filled with natural light and of course the beautiful stain glass windows. Such a perfect location to say I do! Our wedding photos taken at High Church are beautiful.
We had our beautiful wedding at High Church Brisbane and it was fantastic! The venue itself is beautiful and set the glamorous and fun atmosphere for our special day.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Church Hire: Costs are $2200 from Friday to Sunday and $1980 from Monday to Thursday.
- Gallery Hire (in addition to Church): Costs are $550 from Monday to Thursday, $990 on Friday, and $1500 from Saturday to Sunday.
- The Church can accommodate up to 100 guests for a sit-down event or 150 guests for a cocktail event (200 including the terrace). The rooftop terrace is automatically included.
- The Gallery can hold up to 30 guests for a sit-down event and 80 guests for a cocktail event.
- Rooftop Terrace offers an optional wet weather alternative for weddings. It can accommodate up to 60 guests for a sit-down dining experience or 100 guests for a stand-up event.
As High Church is in a residential area, events must conclude by 10pm on weekdays and by 11pm on Fridays and Saturdays.
Yes, there are numerous hotels near High Church. Hotel X, located just across the road, offers discounts for High Church couples. Additionally, Oakwood Hotel and Apartments is a stylish 4-star option nearby with rooms from $160.
Yes, High Church provides two parking spaces for the wedding party or guests.