We can not overestimate the importance of finding the right wedding venue – whether your wedding order of business remains in your head, on your laptop, or lovingly extracted in a fresh notebook, this must be at the very top of it! Till you book your place, your wedding event is a blank canvas. It could be a quiet elopement, a wild house party in the woods or anything in between – once you decide on a wedding event venue, space determines pretty much whatever else about your special day, from food to photography, even down to what you wear!


A wedding event is a multi-decision occasion, and choices are frequently divided into two significant classifications: wedding and wedding party. Aside from the food that can be taken care of the catering, choosing the best location can frequently take in much of the couple’s time.


Picking a wedding event place is nothing except a mammoth task, I know due to the fact that I have actually done it. I’ve heard numerous stories from clients and friends about how they wanted they had some relied on tips. So here it is, our list of top wedding venues in Melbourne.


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Glasshaus, Richmond


Nursery by day, sensational wedding location by night, Glasshaus is precise as its name suggests. There are both outdoors and within spaces appropriate for day and night wedding events; 88 individuals for sit-down dinners and up to 125 individuals for mixed drink celebrations. Actually, at The Glasshaus, they have you covered no matter what your design of the wedding.


Centrepiece at Melbourne Park


Centrepiece at Melbourne Park is a new occasions centre in the heart of the Melbourne & Olympic Parks sporting and home entertainment precinct. With bookings being drawn from February 2022 and beyond (completion due late 2021) we are focused on sustainability to guarantee that we provide a greener occasion for you and help shape the future of our planet. Supremely versatile, Centrepiece is your total conference centre surrounded by open green areas and a flood of natural light through the extensive windows and atrium skylight. Centrepiece at Melbourne Park is made up of 3 levels, all providing a special connection to Melbourne and the parkland surrounds.


The Deck at Circa


The Deck at Circa boasts a light-filled gallery-esque space, with floor-to-ceiling windows, and renowned wood panelling. The distinct area supplies a stunning canvas to eternalize your big day. Food is served straight from the highly-awarded Circa cooking area, which got an ongoing 2 Hat status in 2017 by The Age Good Food Guide, along with lots of other market awards and distinctions across the board for wine and service. Ease is paramount when planning an occasion, for both the groom and bride and their guests. The venue can comfortably accommodate up to 120 individuals for lunch or dinner and up to 500 for a mixer.



Fenix Occasions


Fenix Events is a shop location set on the attractive banks of the Yarra River in Richmond, ideal for couples searching for a stylish reception with a point of distinction and a focus on food. Freshly renovated, the timeless contemporary interiors set the scene for an advanced reception while the floor to ceiling panoramic windows let the outside in and offer sensational views across the river banks. Our approach to food is ingenious and fresh; we love creating easy yet tasty meals which show the seasons, include extensively sourced active ingredients and are as wonderful to look at as they are to taste Our menus are contemporary yet sophisticated, reflecting the feel and look of the venue.


All Smiles Sorrento Ocean Beach


Specialising in remarkable cocktail design wedding events, All Smiles Sorrento Ocean Beach provides a remarkable indoor/outdoor setting that will not be forgotten. This is an exciting, contemporary location overlooking Sorrento’s Ocean Beach, located on Victoria’s fantastic South East Coast. With 180 degree views of the ocean, and located on Sorrento’s primary street, All Smiles Sorrento Ocean Beach is an unforgettable location to hold your wedding reception.


The Altar Electric


Influenced by the neon lights of Vegas and a mission to offer a really rocking wedding event alternative, The Altar Electric is a rad little chapel in the backstreets of Collingwood, providing little weddings that absolutely rock. We like to call ourselves the ‘Hippest little wedding chapel this side of Vegas’. And really, that’s what we are. Our chapel is a feast for the senses, funnelling a luxe Hollywood/glam rock ambience (believe luxurious velour couches, neon indications, zebra print aisle runner and a canopy of disco balls) and has been featured in numerous style blogs and online journals. We even have a resident Elvis impersonator who can be booked to bring that little additional little bit of Vegas to your ceremony. Our chapel has capacity for 30 guests and we have a range of plans to fit your requirements, varying from the elopement style ‘Shotgun’ package, to our ‘A Little More Action Please’ that consists of the event, fizz and food. We can also cater for larger crowds (as much as 70 ppl) in our larger area at School Home Studios. See? Something for everyone!

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