Sydney, New South Wales, has pleasant and warm weather all year. Even though it rains quite a bit, especially in winter, some clouds can make for some great wedding photos. These rustic venues are great for outdoor ceremonies and venues. However, they also have indoor or covered spaces like beautiful barns or historic buildings. If you love the country and rustic styles, don’t forget to check out these beautiful estates, gardens, or other spaces!
We have compiled a list of the top 10 rustic venues for weddings in Sydney.
Clarence House – The Lemnos
A dedicated team of wedding planners is available to assist you in planning your customized and personalized wedding package, ceremony and reception at this beautiful Upper Belmore, New South Wales location. Both their spaces, the Victorian and the Lemnos, blend rustic and luxurious seamlessly. Clarence House offers discounted weddings on Fridays and Sundays as well as weekdays.
This beautiful property is in Gledswood Hills in New South Wales. It features a historic house (ca. 1810), indoor function spaces, beautiful grounds, and beautiful gardens to host your wedding celebrations and photographs. Three indoor rooms are available: The Country Room, Gledswood Room and The Cask Room. High tea and wine events are also available, perfect for rehearsal dinners or bridal showers.
Urban Winery Sydney
Moore Park in New South Wales is a beautiful location for a rustic wedding. It also has all the great attributes of a winery wedding. Urban Winery Sydney offers many great features, including local wine, a cellar, on-site catering and spacious space. Despite being in the heart of Sydney, this venue will make you feel like you are in the country. This venue is ideal if you want a little privacy within the city.
Q Station Manly
You can say “I do” in Manly, New South Wales, at the Sydney Harbour while taking in the breathtaking views of the Australian bushland and waters. You and your photographer will both be thrilled at the amazing photo opportunities. You have many options for ceremony and reception locations, including the glasshouse, wharf and other venues. You can choose a “pop-up wedding” for small parties for as low as $35,000.
The Barn Clyde Ridge
A charming rustic wedding venue is located in Morton, New South Wales. It’s at the Budawang Ranges’ foothills and Pigeon House Mountain. They offer set-up and clean-up services as well as fees. Several options are available, including their garden, deck, or barn. You can also use their barn and garden for your ceremony.
Secret Creek Sanctuary
Secret Creek, located in Cobar Park, New South Wales, is a peaceful, intimate and private spot that couples love. You’ll love having your ceremony or reception outside on the deck or lawn if you are a fan of Australian bushland fauna and flora. You can also order vegan food on-site! The venue hire fee is flat at $3,000.
Burnham Grove Estate
Burnham Grove, Cawdor, New South Wales, is a rustic yet elegant place for those who want something simple and charming. The gardens can be used for your ceremony, and then you can use the grounds or marquee for your reception. You can also stay at the Homestead for an overnight stay! Photographs of you and your spouse “wandering” in the gardens or looking at each other through their sparkling fountains can be taken.
Burnbrae Winery and Vineyard
Mudgee, New South Wales, a charming winery, is perfect for small wedding parties. The winery is family-owned, so you know you will have a personal touch when hiring a wedding planner. Trine, the events manager, will be there to help you plan and execute your dream wedding. The grounds are perfect for your ceremony, and then you can have your reception on the covered timber deck. This deck is adorned with twinkle lights as well as flower chandeliers.
Camden Valley Inn
The views of the Razorback Mountains surround Camden Valley Inn. It has a country, yet contemporary, feel. This venue underwent major renovations. However, it has been fully remodeled while remaining true to its history and roots.
The main function space at Camden Valley Inn, The Valley View, is equipped with a private deck, bathroom, and bar. The stunning views from the Valley are sure to impress your guests.
Camden Valley Inn has a heritage-listed building called The Loft for smaller, intimate weddings. This space is full of charm and character, making it ideal for a cocktail or seated wedding. The Loft is the perfect place to relax in the country, with its bar and outdoor space.
Onsight, the venue offers 4-star and 40-room boutique accommodations. The venue offers Bridal Suites with timeless furnishings, fireplaces, and private balconies.
Estate Vaucluse House
Vaucluse in New South Wales has a beautiful historic estate right next to the water. This gives you plenty of opportunities for wedding photos. The Lone Pine Lawn is a beautiful venue for your wedding ceremony. They also have art deco tearooms that are perfect for intimate receptions. The gardens and covered verandah are equally stunning if you have larger guests. The venue offers a wedding coordinator and a bride attendant to ensure that the wedding runs smoothly.