Garden wedding venues like Brasford House and Cottage and Ambermere in the Blue Mountains in New South Wales display manicured lawns, landscaped gardens, or vineyards. Nature provides the backdrop for ceremonies and receptions.
Blue Mountains Botanic Garden sits on the summit of a basalt-capped peak 1,000 metres above sea level. Wedding ceremony locations include the Formal Lawn and private settings nestled amongst nature. Receptions are held under a marquee or at Tomah Gardens Restaurant.
Dryridge Estate, surrounded by towering sandstone escarpments, is a boutique vineyard located deep in Megalong Valley. Wedding vows are exchanged in the manicured gardens or vineyard. The property includes a clear roof marquee, the Homestead, and two bedroom Sunrise Lodge.
Everglades Historic House & Gardens in Leura is owned by the National Trust of Australia. Wedding ceremonies are held in the 1930s classical English style garden or in the art gallery that is located on the venue’s grounds.
Located high above Katoomba, the Mountain Heritage Hotel & Spa offers several wedding reception rooms that are complemented by gardens and outdoor areas that include balconies and terraces. The Grand Guesthouse, which includes a castle-like tower, was built in 1908.
The Campbell Rhododendron Gardens are created on 45 acres of Australian bushland in Blackheath. The gardens have a series of nature walks leading to the valley floor and the lake. There are four wedding ceremony locations in the gardens, and other locations can be chosen.
The George Boutique Hotel, established in Blackheath in 1891, is set on 2 acres of landscaped gardens with adjoining parkland. The hotel, which provides overnight accommodation, hosts garden wedding ceremonies and receptions at Blue Jax Restaurant.
Waldorf Leura Gardens Resort offers a 4.5 acre landscaped garden backdrop for wedding ceremonies. Receptions take place at Olive Tree Restaurant which overlooks Lady Fairfax garden and the 4th hole of the Leura Golf Course. Room and suite accommodation is available.
Wildenstein Gardens is 4.5 acre garden that features hedged rooms, rare and exotic plants, and sculptures. Garden ceremonies are followed by receptions on the balcony or in a marquee that is situated in the gardens.