10 Best Wedding Venues in Melbourne

With your wedding dress shopping done, we know there is a behemoth list of tasks that you need to organise for your special day; we, at Le Chateau Blanc Couture want to make your magical day memorable and stress free. So we’ve curated a list of some of the best wedding venues in Melbourne.

St. Paul's Cathedral, Melbourne CBD

Located in the epicentre of Melbourne’s bustling CBD, St. Paul’s Cathedral is a stunning wedding venue sure to fulfil your majestic cathedral fantasy. Designed in 1891 by an English Gothic Revival Architect – William Butterfield – this wedding venue is a distinctive and dramatic backdrop for your wedding ceremony. Its alluring encaustic tiled floor and interior stone work provide a warmth in addition to its grandeur. Additionally, the cathedral also offers choir, organ and belfry services for wedding ceremonies. This Melbourne monument can host an, astounding, 900 guests.

Check out St. Paul's Cathedral The venue is open on weekdays so check this venue out with your loved one even for a day trip! The cathedral welcomes couples of all races, religions and genders.

The Brighton Beach Savoy

For our sun and beach lovers, what better place to get married than Melbourne’s infamous Brighton Beach. Directly opposite Brighton Beach’s vibrant world-famous Bathing Boxes is our next Melbourne wedding venue – The Brighton Beach Savoy. This premier wedding venue hosts beachfront and waterfront weddings, with four majestic venues catering for between 30 to 220 guests. The simplistic beach aesthetic fulfils the contemporary style you are looking for while maintaining its own poise.

No more can be said, if you are a beach lover or considered a destination wedding check out The Brighton Beach Savoy.

Avalon Castle

Set on 11 acres of unrivalled landscaped gardens, Windmill Gardens is Melbourne’s most exclusive wedding destination. An hour outside of Melbourne’s CBD, the stunning, historic Melbourne venue is located atop a two-acre property; its heritage style aesthetic will add a rich feel to your wedding. Offering both outdoor and indoor spaces, this Melbourne beauty can easily accommodate those wanting an easy transition between the wedding ceremony and the reception.

Avalon Castle offers an array of reception areas with the likes of a gazebo, terrace and chapel! Check out their beautiful images and wedding packages at Avalon Castle.

Russo Estate

If rustic and outdoors is your aesthetic, then Russo Estate is the wedding venue for you. Located just 35 minutes outside Melbourne’s CBD this beautiful vineyard offers 360 panoramic views and five picturesque ceremony locations as well as a three-tier waterfall. If that wasn’t enough, have a look at their mouth-watering menu and vast variety of wine.

Russo Estate has a guest capacity of 300 people across its outdoor and indoor venues. Take a look at their breathtaking photographs at Russo Estate.

Crown Casino Melbourne

Nothing speaks glamour, class and luxury like hosting your wedding at Melbourne’s infamous crown casino. Notorious for its world renowned chefs, grand interior and city views this remarkable venue is sure to leave a lasting impression on you and your guests. Although on the pricey side, Crown Melbourne offers a complimentary one night stay for the married couple alongside an range of services. Its service from wedding planning to meal catering is highly acclaimed.

Be sure to check out Crown Melbourne. For a wedding venue that epitomises the luxury of Melbourne, take a glance at the vast range of lifetime experiences that have been created at Crown Melbourne.

Wind Mill Gardens

Set on an 11 acres of unrivalled landscape gardens in BonnieBrook, 25 minutes outside of Melbourne CBD, are the gorgeous Wind Mill Gardens.If a minimalistic, traditional and warm atmosphere is what you seek, this Melbourne wedding venue offers just that. With a pristine chapel, a stunning lake and, of course, the infamous wind mill this venue is perfect for a memorable & intimate wedding.

Be sure to check out Wind Mill Gardens, they offer a virtual tour of their venue!

Grand Hyatt Melbourne

One of Melbourne's most infamous five star-hotel is the Grand Hyatt. Ideally located in Melbourne's CBD, this wedding venue offers not only prestige but is also immensely luxurious. With two enchanting ballrooms, the Savoy and Mayfair, their event floor plan is designed to deliver an immaculate experience for you and your loved ones.

Check out Grand Hyatt Melbourne for a high-end location that will create a wedding theme to remember. Equipped with all the luxuries and amenities, the Grand Hyatt Melbourne will make the perfect, comfortable wedding venue in Melbourne.

Aerial by Food & Desire

Aerial is centrally located in South Wharf on Melbourne’s city fringe. This Melbourne venue boasts 180 degree views; all the way from Bolte Bridge and Docklands, to Southern Cross Station. A truly breath taking backdrop to your wedding as Melbourne’s skyline lights up. The venue can host up to 900 guests, perfect for you if you have a never ending guest list! Its modern chic style is perfect for those looking for an elegant and sleek wedding venue.

Check out their beautiful photos at Aerial by Food & Desire.

The Centre Ivanhoe

If a ballroom is what you dreamt for you princess wedding, then there is no venue in Melbourne more fitting than The Centre Ivanhoe. The Centre Ivanhoe is one of Melbourne’s finest examples of Art Deco Architecture, making it one of Victoria’s unique venues. Built in 1937 the venue accommodates a variety of events. With its brilliant feature lighting, dramatic stages and large parquetry dance floors, The Centre Ivanhoe is the perfect setting for your wedding.

Contact The Centre Ivanhoe for a wedding experience that will be sure to impress.

Melbourne zoo

An unexpected entry to this list is Melbourne Zoo located in Parkville. Melbourne Zoo offers a unique wedding experience, whether you're planning a lavish banquet or an intimate gathering with close family and friends, Melbourne zoo can help you create a unique and personal celebration. Not to forget the memorable wedding photos! The venue can accommodate up to 500 people depending on your choice of space.

Take a look at Melbourne zoo's wedding services here.

We hope this article helped you immensely in finding a venue for your wedding that will be sure to blow away your guests and act as a haven where a mountain of beautiful memories will be built.

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