Perth’s Best Kept Secrets

Wedding Ceremony & Reception Venues

Looking for inspiration now that you’re planning your dream wedding? Whether you’re looking for the sophistication of a luscious green garden with privacy for your ceremony, or an exclusive five-star hotel to celebrate in with your guests, Perth has got everything for every wedding style.

There are so many stunning venues to get married in, and it can be stressful trying to research and investigate all the options. So to help you along, I’ve put together a showcase of locations in and around the Perth area that are worthy of your consideration.

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Flour Factory

If you’re looking for an inner-city venue that pulls together colourful modern Australian cuisine with the finest fresh produce, then the Flour Factory is for you. The historic 100-year-old flour mill building is truly one-of-a-kind for your reception.   (Website / Previous Work)

Henry Summer

For the modern bride and groom of Perth, Henry Summer is the perfect urban cocktail and wine garden located in party central Northbridge. Known to be a light and romantic function venue, it’s always summer at Henry Summer and photographs here can induce a metropolitan setting sure to impress when sharing photos on the socials. For the lush couple, hit up Henry Summer. (Website)

Lamont’s Bishops House

Originally built in the 1850s for the first Anglican Bishop of Perth, Lamont’s Bishops House brings a high level of exceptional dining experience. This venue caters for a variety of wedding sizes, for big weddings with 200 guests to intimate affairs in a private setting. (Website / Previous Work)

Old Tower House

Relatively new to the wedding scene, the 120-year-old Old Tower House opened in May 2019 as part of the Perth Marriage Office and is surrounded by stunning greenery and is a blank canvas interior for your ceremony. (Website / Previous Work)

Perth City Farm

If you love the feel of country without leaving the city, then Perth City Farm is a venue to give you that. With a historic barn featuring steel beams and whitewashed walls, you can dress it up any which way you want. Perth City Farm also has no guidelines for catering, allowing you to create your dream wedding. (Website / Previous Work)

Perth Town Hall

The Perth Town Hall can cater to your wedding of up to 400 guests so if you really love a venue that is out of the ordinary, this is definitely one to consider. (Website / Previous Work)

Perth Mess Hall

If a bit of Perth culture is what you’re after for unique wedding photos, then the Perth Mess Hall is the architectural gem for you. Nestled in the city’s cultural district, the Perth Mess Hall is a dynamic space with amazing angles, surfaces, curves and varying facades including a heritage listed dome-roofed building perfect for any budding bride and groom wanting something truly unique. (Website / Previous Work)

The Westin Perth

If it’s a city celebration you’re after, then The Westin Perth is the venue for you. Situated next to the Swan River, it’s a versatile space with plenty of lighting and photographic opportunities to create the wedding album of your dreams. For photos displaying elegance and refinement in your backdrop, The Westin Perth will not disappoint. (Website / Previous Work)

The Ritz-Carlton Perth

Set against the beautiful backdrop of Perth’s Elizabeth Quay, the Ritz-Carlton in the heart of the city is one of the most idyllic venues on offer for a wedding. From the ceremony to the reception, elegance is key here, and your customised wedding will be unforgettable for years to come. From floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the skyline to a choice of an intimate or large celebration, the Ritz-Carlton boasts the most luxurious of décors and the most glamorous of locations. For the cosmopolitan bride and groom, this is the venue for you. (Website)


Aloft Perth

For savvy and stylish events, Aloft Perth provides romantic rooftop ceremonies, cocktail wedding receptions with views of the city, and receptions from a bespoke open kitchen. This location is perfect for either an intimate celebration or an elaborate event. (Website / Previous Work)

Ambrose Estate

Located on 300-acres of parkland at Wembley Golf Course, Ambrose Estate will take your breath away with its lush lawns, stunning gardens and picturesque lakes if you’re looking for an outdoor ceremony. Perfect for the contemporary couple, the venue’s Ambrose Room reception space can host up to 250 guests seated, or 300 cocktail-style, and is located just minutes away from the beach. Smaller weddings can also be catered for. (Website / Previous Work )

Bayside Kitchen

Sometimes the bride and groom want to keep things simple yet elegant and beautiful with their wedding reception, and there’s no finer venue along the Perth foreshore than Bayside Kitchen in Matilda Bay. From start to finish, this restaurant is more than just a pretty place – it’s a divine celebration space on the waterfront that will leave the newlyweds, the bridal party and all guests impressed to the nines. (Website)

Beaumonde On The Point

If you are looking to have a wedding that is set to impress, look no further than Beaumonde on the Point along the Swan River. Luxurious, intimate and extravagant, the venue offers the perfect setting for the perfect couple. Stylish weddings are the norm at Beaumonde on the Point, and there is ample space for cosmopolitan-style photographs of the bridal party and guests. (Website)

Burswood on the Swan

A waterfront venue with magnificent views of Perth City, Burswood on the Swan gives the best of both worlds, offering both ceremony and reception venues for you, your bridal party and your guests. (Website / Previous Work )

BWG Steakhouse

If you’re keen to hold your reception in a heritage-listed building with a red brick exterior and dark wood décor, the BWG Steakhouse should be all yours for the taking. (Website / Previous Work)

Crown Towers

Crown Towers has wedding packages to suit every bride and groom, including an Asian wedding package featuring Chinese dishes as well as an Indian option with tailored Indian cuisine. (Website)

Duxton Hotel

There are quite a few bridal couples who want everything in the one venue, from accommodation options and pre-wedding preparations to ceremony and reception; and the Duxton Hotel has it all. Value for money and one of Perth’s finest and most elegant hotels, the Duxton is known to be a dedicated wedding specialist, offering a variety of magnificent and romantic ballrooms, a capacity to seat up to 250 guests, and custom packages to suit every newlywed. (Website)

Cottesloe Civic Centre

The stunning grounds of the Cottesloe Civic Centre can cater to weddings of all sizes and boasts breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean as well as old-fashioned gardens. There are impressive stairwells and platforms, perfect for ceremonies and of course, classic-style photographs. (Website / Previous Work)

Hamptons City Beach

With Perth featuring so many beautiful beaches along its coastal strip, those wanting a sophisticated wedding album filled with sweeping views of the Indian Ocean should really consider Hamptons City Beach Bar & Grill for photos. With an outdoor deck for cocktails, sunset wedding pictures don’t get any better than this; it’s a space where the bride and groom can escape and relax in front of the lens and then straight away mingle with their guests. (Website / Previous Work)

Matilda Bay Restaurant

Catering for both ceremonies and receptions, Matilda Bay Restaurant provides a number of venue solutions from the Roe Room which accommodates up to 250 guests, to the Catalina Room for smaller events. Matilda Bay Restaurant also offers luxurious outdoor ceremony locations right along the river. (Website / Previous Work)

Scented Garden, South Perth

Along the South Perth foreshore lies the Scented Gardens, a small and intimate garden with city views that will take your breath away. Small wedding ceremonies are simply splendid here thanks to just enough shade and being semi-enclosed for that touch of privacy. For the couple who want something intimate, the Scented Gardens are just what you’re looking for. (Website)

Nedlands Yacht Club

For a waterfront wedding with spectacular views overlooking the city, then the Nedlands Yacht Club is the place for you. It’s a venue that offers self-catering options too, so if you want street food vans or specific cultural cuisine, then you can do that at Nedlands Yacht Club. (Website / Previous Work)

North Perth Town Hall

For the bridal couple who want to add a touch of history to their wedding day, the North Perth Town Hall provides a warm and inviting atmosphere and is set near beautiful gardens. (Website)

Optus Stadium

Not just an option for sports-loving couples, Optus Stadium in Perth offers a spectacular venue with an award-winning experience and incredible views across the playing field or towards the city skyline. Your ceremony will be unforgettable either at the Sky View Lounge or at Stadium Park, and then you can choose from a cocktail function or a seated formal dinner. Be the talk of the town when you have your wedding at Optus Stadium! (Website)

Pagoda Resort & Spa

With a poolside ceremony location, resort facilities and accommodation options, Pagoda Resort & Spa offer everything you need when it comes to your big day, including a bridal suite. (Website)

Perth Flying Squadron Yacht Club

If you’ve never thought of booking your wedding at a yacht club, now’s the time to give it a good consideration; because the Perth Flying Squadron Yacht Club boasts an incredible option for either a small or large wedding celebration. Set along the Swan River in Dalkieth, your backdrop for both ceremony and reception will send jaws dropping as you walk down the aisle and then enter your dining hall. You won’t even have to go very far to incorporate your bridal shoot with the photographer because the array of possibilities for stunning pictures is only a stone’s throw away. (Website)

The Old Pickle Factory

If you’re looking for a rustic charm warehouse-style venue that offers something different and unique, then the Old Pickle Factory in West Perth is one to consider. It features an indoor warehouse as well as an outdoor courtyard, bar and prep kitchen. (Website)


Cabaret Cave, Yanchep National Park

Think of what would make a most unique wedding ceremony and reception, and then add an underground cave to it. That’s what you get with Cabaret Cave at Yanchep National Park. Originally used in the 1930s to secretly wine and dine Perth’s rich and famous, it is now the city’s only venue cave for hire. (Website)

Joondalup Resort

At the Joondalup Resort team, bridal couples get a professional wedding team that will host your special day. What’s great about this venue is that it has everything for a ceremony, bridal photos, and a reception in one of its many function rooms. (Website / Previous Work)

Hillarys Yacht Club

From a romantic ceremony on the boardwalk to a celebration with views of the harbour and Indian Ocean, Hillarys Yacht Club has been on the high cards for years and developed a reputation of exquisitely tailored weddings. There’s opportunity for the bridal couple to arrive in style by boat with a choice of intimate cocktail or a grand dinner dance to party the night away. Your wedding album will leave you with magnificent memories to look back on as the landscape is second-to-none at Hillarys Yacht Club; absolutely a venue for the coastal loving couple. (Website)

Rendezvous Hotel

If you’re looking for a coastal wedding with beach vibes, the Rendezvous Hotel in Scarborough has a number of complete packages that include accommodation for the bride and groom, and reception options ranging from the Observation Deck with panoramic views of the Indian Ocean to ballrooms for the perfect cocktail party. Once your nuptials and photos are done with bare feet on the soft, white sands of the beach, walk straight to the Rendezvous for your perfect all-night celebrations. (Website)


Barrett Lane

An exclusive function centre, Barrett Lane is perfect for both ceremonies and receptions and has uniquely crafted gardens and that rustic feel you’re looking for. A lot of thought and care has been put into this venue and is a must-see when searching for the right location. (Website / Previous Work)

Brookleigh Estate

In the heart of the Swan Valley lies Brookleigh Estate for the couple who want to get married in French chateau-style. Renowned for its spectacular garden weddings, there are six locations to choose from, all of which provide impressive backdrops for photographs. Not only is it a bridal party’s dream, it’s a photographer’s too. (Website / Previous Work)

Caversham House

Another historic venue, character home Caversham House was built in 1835 and has now for more than 40 years made thousands of couples happy, offering wedding functions at their truly stunning venue. If you like French and contemporary styling, then this is the place for you. (Website / Previous Work)

Chapel Farm

Wanting a touch of magic added to your wedding day? Chapel Farm in Middle Swan is one of the wine region’s most rustic and enchanting venues for a day of charming celebrations filled with love and wonder. Built from the bones of an early 1900s winery, Chapel Farm overlooks whimsical vineyards and provides a serene brook running through the centre of the property. Escape the city life and get married at Chapel Farm, where the atmosphere will have everyone whisked away to a land of ruins and Japanese elms. Wedding photography here is absolutely immaculate, with a purely vintage feel that will deliver magic straight to your heart. (Website)

Guildford Hotel

The Guildford Hotel provides a relaxed setting for the bride and groom, yet adds a historic flavour to the day despite having been restored to its white and grey majesty. First built in the 19th century, the Guildford Hotel is pristine with plenty of dining options. (Website / Previous Work)

Mandoon Estate

For that perfect day, Mandoon Estate in Caversham provides a historic location that marks the start of the Swan River Colony. If you’re looking for an outdoor ceremony set amongst beautifully manicured gardens, it just doesn’t get more scenic than this. And not only does Mandoon Estate have an abundance of varied backdrops for wedding photos to choose from, but their purpose-built function centre also claims uninterrupted views of the river for that ideal celebratory reception. (Website / Previous Work)

Mulberry Estate

In the heart of the Swan Valley lies Mulberry Estate, with uninterrupted views of the Swan River and function facilities with floor to ceiling windows, manicured gardens and beautiful large open spaces. (Website / Previous Work)

Nikola Estate

If it’s a Swan Valley vibe you’re after for your wedding day, Nikola Estate has the most stunning grounds, and if timed right you could get the most stunning backdrop with the fall of Jacaranda purple flowers at your feet. With a ‘Secret Garden’ for courtyard pre-drinks and ceremonies, Nikola Estate offers a stress free experience as they take care of absolutely everything. Opportunities for the most picturesque wedding photographs are limitless at this venue, and roam you shall with the ability to find your favourite spots and landcapes. Nikola Estate won’t hold you back when it comes to the wedding of your dreams. (Website)

Olive Estate

The Olive Estate in Henley Brook is an exclusive-use venue for the most perfect fairytale wedding and features one of the most romantic rural settings you could ever hope for. An absolutely beautiful setting for an intimate affair, the entire estate is yours for the day. Where else are you given endless options to where you can hold your nuptials? There’s the original ceremonial area, there’s the Olive Grove, and then there’s everywhere else! From ceremony to bridal shoot and reception, the Olive Estate is perfect for the bride and groom who want everything in one place. (Website / Previous Work)

Riverbank Estate

This is a venue that offers sheer spectacular photographic opportunities for the bridal couple. Riverbank Estate offers ceremony locations overlooking vineyards and providing panoramic views of the Swan River. As a reception venue, Riverbank Estate is super impressive too. (Website / Previous Work)

Sandalford Wines

For the bridal couple that wants picturesque rolling green hills and vineyards in their photos, look no further than Sandalford Wines. It’s the perfect romantic spot to say ‘I do’. (Website / Previous Work)

Sittella Winery

Synonymous with their fine wine collection, Sittella Winery in Herne Hill specialises in memorable weddings. As one of the Swan Valley’s most cherished wedding venues, its Mediterranean-style property captures the essence of enchantment with a beautiful gazebo by the water’s edge, nestled in amongst the vineyards, and lush grounds for your bridal photoshoot. At Sittella, you can do it all, from ceremony to photos and reception. (Website)

The Vines Resort

With romantic garden or private vineyard ceremony options, The Vines Resort is the Swan Valley venue with picturesque bridal photo opportunities. There are function rooms with a variety of scenic views, and is a location you will cherish for a lifetime. (Website / Previous Work)

Oakover Grounds

Bridal parties love Oakover Grounds as a wedding venue thanks to lush lawns, mature trees and established grapevines. The location provides an industrial-rustic look with the lake. (Website)


Baldivis Farm Stay

For a rustic wedding venue where you want to escape to the countryside, Baldivis Farm Stay is the setting no one can forget. With two special reception locations to choose from, you can also hire your very own three-bedroom guest house. And thanks to paddocks, a barn, wide-open spaces and grassed areas, bridal photos are endless at Baldivis Farm Stay. (Website / Previous Work)

Millbrook Winery

Garden ceremonies here at Millbrook Estate are a photographers and of course a bride and groom’s dream venue. Manicured gardens, a striking colonnade entrance and a cellar door all add to the charm. (Website)

Peel Mandor House

In the outer southern suburbs of Perth, the suburb of Karnup plays host to one of the most serene, most Georgian-style wedding venues in the state. Peel Manor House, a stunningly beautiful mansion surrounded by giant trees and lush greenery, provides everything a bridal couple could ever dream of, from booking hair stylists and make-up artists, vehicles, florists and photographers, to helping you choose the on-site location for your ceremony and reception. You’ll be guaranteed the time and the space for an all-exclusive wedding in complete privacy. (Website)

Quarry Farm

Are you the bride and groom who love wide open spaces and a rustic country feel? Quarry Farm is 200 acres of picturesque backdrops, including an old shearing shed, Jacaranda trees, paddocks and natural bush. For a photographer, it’s paradise; for the bridal party, it’s a stunning wedding album worthy of becoming a family heirloom. There’s no way you can go wrong with the tranquil Quarry Farm, located at the foothills of the Darling Range. (Website / Previous Work)

Woodloes Homestead Chapel

Set amongst towering trees and built-in 1890, this ‘church with the chimney’ was reconstructed in the 1990s and now offers elegant wedding ceremony options for the bridal couple who want to get married in a quaint little church. (Website / Previous Work)


Assembly Yard

For the modern bride and groom who want versatility on their wedding day, the Assembly Yard in Fremantle is an incredibly fantastic option. Boasting a large private indoor warehouse-style space with a crushed limestone courtyard, your vision can come to life thanks to the limitless opportunities presented. From food trucks or a mobile bar near the fig and olive trees for cocktail hour to a giant dancefloor and celebrations on the lush green lawn, you have the freedom to style Assembly Yard exactly how you want it not only for your ceremony but reception too. (Website)

Cottesloe Beach Hotel

The island resort feeling of the Cottesloe Beach Hotel is for the bride and groom who love the beach and all things coastal – think breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, romantic sunsets, and a relaxed atmosphere with all your close friends and family. Catering for your ceremony, reception and your wedding night, the Cottesloe Beach Hotel has a space suitable for your needs and will help make your dream wedding come true to perfection. (Website / Previous Work)

COAST Port Beach

Thinking of a private beach wedding with a stunning oceanfront and spectacular views of the horizon? COAST Port Beach in North Fremantle provides bridal couples with an exclusive ceremony on the sand followed by a multitude of options, including inviting guests and the bridal party to relax in their clubhouse before the party begins, and then either a cocktail-style reception or seated formal dinner. From boho-style weddings to more traditional celebrations, COAST Port Beach caters for all types of nuptials. (Website / Previous Work)

Fremantle Prison

Ever fancied, or thought of, getting married in a 19th century-built prison? It’s certainly a dramatic and appealing venue that will be the talk of all your guests once they make their way to the Main Cell Block for the reception! Choose to start your life sentence together with two chapels to choose from at Fremantle Prison, and then move to one of a multitude of function areas to party like you’re going to jail tomorrow, from the Gatehouse and East Workshops to the Main Parade Grounds and Terrace Gardens. (Website)

Little Creatures Brewery

Soak up the laid back atmosphere of a brewery while sitting along the water’s edge at Little Creatures Brewery’s The Deck function venue. With so much charm, this location will certainly impress your guests. (Website / Previous Work )

Swan Yacht Club

If you’re finding that your guest list is reaching 300, you need not panic. The Swan Yacht Club has a beautiful top floor function room with views that can cater to your big numbers, and even has a balcony and alfresco. (Website)

Tradewinds Hotel

For the bridal couple who wants sweeping views of the Swan River and an elegant banquet for their guests, then the Tradewinds Hotel is the perfect venue for your rooftop ceremony and stylish function room reception. (Website / Previous Work)

Tsunami Izakaya & Teppanyaki Bar

Not your average locale, Tsunami is a restaurant, bar and function venue that has everything you need for your wedding, plus more. Tucked away in a little corner of Mosman Park, Tsunami offers authentic Japanese cuisine and experience in a romantic and unique atmosphere. Whether your guest list is big or small, or you’re looking for either a cocktail or sit-down reception, Tsunami has a wide selection of wedding packages. There is even an option to have your ceremony there too. (Website / Previous Work)


A modernised converted garage is all the rage that is Propeller. With its Middle Eastern menu, fine wines and craft beers, this venue is a great option for the bridal party who want inner-Fremantle style at its finest. (Website)


Araluen Botanic Gardens

Filled with lush, romantic gardens and flowing creeks, Araluen Botanic Gardens provides ceremonies any time of year. With the venue’s abundance of flowers and trees, bridal photos are an absolute must when getting married here. (Website / Previous Work)

Darlington Estate Winery

Darlington Estate Winery is a 40-acre vineyard estate with sweeping scenery of the vineyards, and photographers simply love taking photos of their bridal parties here. For the country-style, wine-barrel loving couple, Darlington Estate is what dreams are made of.  (Website / Previous Work)

Naked Apple Cider House

Bridal couples searching for a venue full of nature will be pleased to learn about Naked Apple Cider House, a location set on 6.4-hectares of lush gardens and native bushland. This venue caters to ceremonies as well as receptions of up to 140 seated guests of 104 cocktail diners. (Website/ Previous Work)

Perth Observatory

For a wedding with a difference, the Perth Observatory is a venue most would never contemplate. Set in bushland just 25kms east of Perth in Bickley, an outdoor setting is perfect for ceremonies and photographs thanks to a great balance of lawns, nature scape and circular buildings that make up the observatory. Truly unique, your photographs will be sure to stand out from the rest. (Website)


Buckland Estate

For a rustic, marquee or glamour wedding, Buckland Estate is the heritage homestead suitable for the bride and groom who want everything in the one place. From preparation rooms and numerous ceremony options, to beautiful photo opportunities and accommodation, Buckland Estate has a relaxed atmosphere for any sized wedding. (Website / Previous Work)

Bunkers Beach House

Imagine saying ‘I do’ to the love of your life while the Indian Ocean quietly laps at your feet at pristine Bunkers Bay. Bunkers Beach House offers exactly that, as well as ceremonies on their rustic decking if the sand isn’t your thing. With immaculate views for bridal photography, the immaculate setting doesn’t stop there because Bunkers Beach House can customise everything to suit your needs. Want a cocktail function? A seated dinner outdoors? They’ve got you covered for a most memorable wedding. (Website / Previous Work)

Noble River Estate

Thinking of heading down south for your special day? Then take a look at Dwellingup’s Noble River Estate, a truly unique property offering one of the most peaceful settings for weddings. With the ability to provide accommodation for up to 40 people, a ceremony area amongst 34 acres of bush or garden, and a gorgeous covered deck opening out from the reception centre that can host 100-seated or 150 cocktail-style, Noble River Estate is one of the quietest, most natural venues you can find in Western Australia. (Website / Previous Work)

RAC Margaret River Nature Park

Rustic and low key for the bride and groom who want to celebrate intimately, RAC Margaret River Nature Park is the perfect venue for the couple who absolutely love the great outdoors. Surrounded by forest, there is an abundance of options for guests to come and celebrate with you, from onsite accommodation to camping sites. And best of all, weddings have exclusive use of the entire venue with a minimum 2-night stay. (Website / Previous Work)

Pullman Resort, Bunker Bay

Oh, Margaret River…how it pulls at the heart strings when it comes to a memorable wedding! Pullman Resort in Bunker Bay, in the South West of WA, is the epitome of a fine white sand shoreline ready to be the most perfect location for the bridal couple who loves the ocean. A romantic beach wedding is 100% possible here, as is a garden ceremony and an abundance of other options. Views are mandatory at Pullman Resort, so there’s now way you’ll be disappointed with what’s on offer. Nothing beats this beachy, rustic-themed location for your special day; your guests will be thrilled and incredibly impressed, and you’ll be left with more than just a wonderful day – you’ll want to keep coming back to celebrate your relationship over and over again. (Website/ Previous Work)

Wills Domain Winery

Newly re-designed, Wills Domain Winery in Margaret River has its own look and feel for weddings of all sizes, where you can take in the stunning views across the rolling hills of the estate and Gunyulgup Valley, and have one of the most finest dining experiences you could ever hope for. With award winning wines and exceptional service, the bridal couple has a beautiful selection of locations for ceremony and wedding photos, whilst the reception can be hosted in the Cellar Door, restaurant, or outside under the light of the night sky. (Website)


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