Five top wedding venues in South East Queensland

Are you planning to get married, and are searching for an amazing wedding and reception venue in Brisbane or Gold Coast? Well, a wedding venue is among the first decisions you have to make for your wedding planning. It is thus crucial to find a wedding venue that suits your style. In this article, I have made the search much easier for you. I have gathered five of the most amazing wedding avenues in Brisbane and Gold Coast.


Amazing Wedding venues in Brisbane and Gold Coast

Both Gold Coast and Brisbane in Queensland are perfect destinations for wedding ceremonies. There are beaches, sunshine, farmhouses and eye-catching environs.  Here are some of the best wedding venues in Brisbane and Gold Coast:


1.      Riverwood  Weddings

Riverwood is located on the attractive Gold Coast Hinterland within the slopes of Tamborine Mountain. Set in the stunning private Riverwood Estate, it is perfect for couples looking for an impeccably laid back and at the same time romantic country wedding venue. Riverwood is a paradise – quiet, serene, peaceful and nested along River Coomera providing a lush green backdrop.  It is also close to central Gold Coast and can be easily accessed. Additionally, I think it is a truly blank canvas open-air venue that can easily turn your wedding dreams into a reality. At Riverwood Weddings can accommodate 100 guests, the only limitation is your own imagination.  You are looking at $1400 for hire.


2.      Coronation Hall

One look at the Coronation Hall and your eyes won’t believe it! Your heart, on the other hand will tend to pause for a moment as the hall is the total essence of an intimate setting. You would want such a setting for your big day, right?  It has manicured gardens that greet you upon arrival and escort you through the hall containing trestle pews and tables and as well as modern facilities.  Originally, Coronation Hall was a picture theatre for builders during the Somerset Dam construction. Coupled with very high ceilings and open space, Coronation Hall is a perfect wedding venue because of its proximity to Lake Somerset. If you want a rustic or vintage theme for your wedding, it could just be the place you are searching for! Price is $1650 with a sitting capacity of 250.


3.      Lightspace

Lightspace is yet another perfect and amazing venue you can pick for your wedding. Located in Brisbane, it will see you host a startling and matchless wedding ceremony for your loved ones. It provides an unparalleled blend of well-designed elements that create a wedding venue with an atmosphere like no other.  More good news, it can be tailored to suit your requirements. Whether you want a whole dinner service or just a small cocktail reception, it can be adjusted to suit your preferences. Guests can enjoy great beverage options such as signature cocktails, beers on tap, and attractive Espresso Martini Station after reception. The planners at Lightspace work hand in hand with professional caterers and with super best wedding suppliers in the country. For the price details, you need to contact Lighthouse with a probable wedding date, the number of expected guests, reception type – cocktail, ceremony or sit-down. 


4.      The Farm House

There’s no getting short of wedding venues as the Farm House is another perfect venue that you can select. It is close to Natural Arch and Hinze and is 30 minutes away from the Gold Coast. The farm  sits on a 50-acre property that is  bordered all round  by a national park and State Forest – talk a  peaceful , natural  and serene ambience for your big day.  The location is perfect to erect tipis and marquees for your reception. If you hang by the Farm House before and after your wedding you can watch the hot air balloons in the morning and in the afternoon, you can hang by gliders that take off from your house deck.  Your guests can camp and enjoy a weekend long of your wedding celebration. Price is $4000 with a sitting capacity of 250.


5.      Worendo Cottages

Worendo cottages offer stunning buildings and sites that can make your wedding a dream come true. Sitted on a 90-acre property, they provide you with the opportunity to make your wedding venue fantastic for your guests.  Worendo cottages allow you to plan your wedding including selecting a marriage celebrant or you can get help and advice from the cottages suppliers. At worendo, you can be sure your big day will be amazing, exciting and full of fun. The price is $1000 with a sitting capacity is 90.  

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