16 of the Best Gold Coast Wedding Venues to Check Out! | Gold Coast Wedding Hire
Currently hunting for the perfect Gold Coast wedding venue? From lush hinterland homes to unique beachfront settings, there are endless beautiful venue options here on the sunny GC.
After many years providing wedding furniture hire in and around the Gold Coast, we’ve been lucky enough to work at some pretty stunning local spaces. If you’re currently looking to get hitched, keep reading for some of our favourite Gold Coast wedding venues (and some visual inspiration from our recent Gold Coast wedding hire clients to get you started!).
Riverwood Weddings, Maudsland
Tucked away within the foothills of Tamborine Mountain, Riverwood Weddings is an idyllic outdoor space with a relaxed country feel and plenty of sprawling gardens to take advantage of. One of our favourite blank canvas spaces for DIY brides, Riverwood is perfectly suited for everything from tipi celebrations to garden parties and marquee settings (and only 30 minutes from Surfers Paradise for travelling guests). See Kirsten & Anthony’s boho-inspired wedding at Riverwood on the blog here!
Kirra Hill Community Centre, Coolangatta
Located in prime position with stunning ocean views overlooking Coolangatta beach, Kirra Hill is one of our top picks for a coastal-inspired wedding on the southern end of the GC! Another great DIY location with ample room for marquees and tents on the lawn, Kirra Hill also offers an indoor reception space for intimate weddings or wet-weather backups. See Krystle & Ben’s elegant coastal wedding at Kirra Hill on the blog here!
EcoStudio Fellini, Mudgeeraba
Situated in the foothills of Springwood National Park, Ecostudio Fellini is a tranquil garden wedding venue complete with a sweet lily pond, on-site accommodation and lush green surrounds. With a split-level timber deck overlooking the garden, this space is perfectly suited for a beautiful indoor-outdoor flow from ceremony to reception. See Abby and John’s Ecostudio Fellini wedding on the blog here!
Gilston Manor, Gilston
For modern luxe poolside vibes in a secluded hinterland location, Gilston Manor ticks all of the boxes. This luxury mansion sits on 20 acres of lush garden with on-site accommodation available - or, arrange “glamping” on the lawn for something more unique! Guests can enjoy cocktail hour by the pool before moving into a tent, marquee or tipi reception to dance the night away.
Braeside Chapel, Merrimac
Featuring a historic homestead and sweet white chapel, Braeside is a picturesque garden wedding venue located in Merrimac. Conveniently situated in the heart of the Gold Coast, this fairytale setting boasts an on-site marquee and stunning natural backdrops for the perfect garden celebration.
Hillview Homestead, Currumbin Valley
For something truly unique, Hillview Homestead is a colonial-style homestead situated on an original Dairy Farm in the Currumbin Valley. Enjoy your own private pool, beautifully manicured gardens and luxury furnishings while being surrounded by heritage-listed national parks - pure magic!
InterContinental Sanctuary Cove
An idyllic paradise by the marina, the InterContinental Sanctuary Cove offers a versatile selection of both indoor and outdoor spaces to suit your vision for the day. We love the warm, rustic interiors of their Grange Room, or their private Lagoon Beach for al-fresco dining by the water.
The Borrowed Nursery, Mermaid Beach
With botanical-filled interiors and modern industrial vibes, The Borrowed Nursery is a quirky Gold Coast wedding venue with a difference. Be surrounded by lush potted plants and trailing greenery throughout your I-do’s, and capture memorable bridal party snaps by their iconic peach doors. We chat to the Borrowed Nursery team on the blog here!
Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, Main Beach
For a luxe resort setting, the Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort is conveniently located at Main Beach and offers a modern selection of function rooms and ceremony spaces for contemporary weddings. Enjoy panoramic views of the ocean, lagoons and private gardens with plenty of on-site accommodation for travelling guests, making it a destination wedding favourite.
Coolibah Downs Private Estate, Nerang
Another Gold Coast hinterland gem, Coolibah Downs is a private estate set on a huge 10 acres of lush gardens. Featuring a sweet stone chapel, private marquee, lily pond and sprawling lawns, Coolibah Downs is an all-inclusive venue with an array of indoor and outdoor spaces available. See Melissa + Adam’s Coolibah Downs real wedding on the blog here!
Cowbell Creek, Austinville
For an authentic farm wedding experience, Cowbell Creek is a purpose-built barn that sits in the middle of a working cattle farm. Get hitched country-style with picturesque surrounds, beautiful lookouts and a giant fig tree for stunning photo backdrops.
Rick Shores, Burleigh
Overlooking beautiful Burleigh beach and boasting delicious share plates, modern interiors and panoramic ocean views is local hotspot Rick Shores. Enjoy a total beachfront reception in this elegant space for a relaxed coastal wedding in an iconic location.
Bend of the River, Tallebudgera
Set in the Gold Coast Hinterland amongst 12 acres of exotic fruit orchards, rolling hills and expansive lawns, Bend of the River is an idyllic blank canvas for a relaxed country-inspired wedding. With sweeping views over the Tallebudgera Valley, sweet homestead accommodation and a selection of versatile wedding locations on-site, you’ll have no shortage of picturesque natural backdrops throughout your celebrations.
The Farm House, Numinbah Valley
One for the festival lovers, The Farm House is situated at Numinbah Valley and bordered by stunning national parks. With ample grassed areas for tents and tipis, this secluded venue is ideal for relaxed boho celebrations or country style weddings in the hinterland.
Cedar Creek Lodges, Mt Tamborine
Not only a beautiful wedding venue but also a tranquil honeymoon destination, Cedar Creek Lodges is located within a dreamy rainforest setting at Mount Tamborine. Celebrate your nuptials with lush green surrounds and a truly romantic atmosphere from ceremony through to reception!
Royal Pines Resort, Benowa
Wedding planning is made easy at the Royal Pines Resort, offering all-inclusive packages and on-site coordination to ensure your celebration runs seamlessly. With a beautiful wedding chapel and elegant reception room overlooking the manicured grounds and resort lakes, RACV has a range of wedding packages to suit any event.
It’s safe to say we are pretty spoilt for choice with unique wedding venues right here on the Gold Coast! To get started with furniture and decor hire for your upcoming Gold Coast wedding, simply get in touch with our team for a copy of our latest hire catalogue. We can assist with creating the perfect hire plan to bring your dream day to life, from modern coastal weddings by the beach to boho celebrations in the hinterland.
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