If you’re wondering about the most unusual and spectacular ways to say “I do”, then Australia has everything you need. From breathtaking beaches to fascinating rainforests or even up in the air, it’s up to you to decide on the venue for your special day. Here’s what the seventh continent has to offer to get you inspired.
Glen Erin at Lancefield
This amazing vineyard situated in the foot of Macedon Ranges is the perfect place to say your vows. It provides romantic escape to the countryside even though it’s only an hour away from Melbourne CBD. The venue is flexible and caters to individual wishes, so you can plan both a large party and a small, private wedding. Your guests can enjoy in the top quality cuisine and luxurious accommodation with king-size beds. The picturesque scenery of vineyards will complement your wedding in the most beautiful way.
Glengariff Historic Estate
The oldest estate that’s privately owned in Queensland has a long tradition of hosting weddings. It has been in the same family for over a century and it’s renowned for providing the best service when it comes to weddings. It’s only 45 minutes away from Brisbane, but once you arrive there, you will feel like you’ve entered another world. The picturesque landscape that encompasses the lake, waterfall, and garden rooms is ideal for photographing your most important moments. It’s possible to get all-inclusive packages at prices that fit your budget. Also, you will immediately be assigned your own wedding coordinator who will make sure that all your wishes are fulfilled. This property offers top service for you and your guests for a complete wedding feel.
Noumea, New Caledonia
Now this one is not exactly on the 7th continent, but on an island relatively approximate to Australia (2 hour flight from Brisbane). We had to mention it on this list as it’s an undiscovered gem with immense charm and attitude. Noumea is the capital of New Caledonia and is considered to be one of the most charming places in the Pacific. As a French territory, it offers a phenomenal mixture of cultures, lush landscapes and wonderful beaches. It’s has a bit more rugged, but unbelievably romantic vibe and is perfect for a wedding getaway. You can get married on one of the New Caledonia golf courses, and create a wonderful and extravagant experience. If you decide to look more into it and plan your big day in New Caledonia, you should also consider the Isle of Pines – an island of turquoise water and thin and tall pine trees. We can assure you, it’s a unique place to be.
If you’re planning a luxurious wedding, look no further. Located in the Chowder Bay precinct, this spacious venue enables its visitors to enjoy in amazing views of Sydney Harbour and beyond. The weddings are held in the scenic area next to the Sergeants’ Mess venue. It can fit 250 guests and it ensures high-quality dining prepared by some of the world-famous and awarded chefs. The venue’s design is reminiscent of the 1960’s simplicity and style, so you can give your wedding a vintage feel. You can also complete the effect of luxury by hiring wedding cars in Sydney to make an entrance with style.
Set your wedding in a different era by holding it in the rainforests of Paronella park. This unique reserve is situated 120 km from Cairns and it offers a historical escape with its mind-blowing waterfalls, gardens, and a rich wildlife. You can get married in the magnificent Spanish Castillo, which is an architectural masterpiece. This romantic getaway might be just the thing you’re looking for.
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Tobruk Sheep Station
Another Australia’s countryside jewel is nestled in the stunning Hawkesbury Valley. This private space is perfect for intimate family weddings. You can have an outdoor ceremony among the paddocks and experience a true rustic feel by staying in the Original Tobruk Sheep Station Homestead. You can also get your personal wedding coordinator to help you take care of even the smallest details, such as wedding invitations and place cards. They also offer various venue options in case of a bad weather.
These amazing places will ensure that you have wonderful memories of the most important day of your life. Whichever you choose, make sure that it’s a day to remember.