Wedding Venues Sunshine Coast

With its sun-drenched beaches, national parks and lush countryside, Sunshine Coast offers unique wedding venues, including elopement packages at affordable venues, beach and barn settings. Be it spring, summer, autumn, or winter, we've got a Sunshine Coast wedding venue that's perfect for you!

Maroochy Surf Club

Sunshine Coast

Maroochy Surf Club

Maroochy Surf Club is a popular venue among the local people of the Sunshine Coast. Here you will get amazing deals at affordable prices so, if you are looking for a venue for your reception,...

250-300

Ceremony capacity

$0-50

Min price (pp)

18
View details
On Obi Maleny

Sunshine Coast

On Obi Maleny

Pomodoras on Obi / On Obi Maleny is located in Maleny, and it is a popular and award-winning restaurant built by Chris and Jodi Bond. They work closely with clients and creates magnificent...

21
View details
The Falls Farm

Sunshine Coast

The Falls Farm

The Falls Farm locates in Mapleton Falls Road, Mapleton, Queensland. It's a fantastic place for relaxation and stays in the heart of nature for the ones who love being far from the city's...

70-80

Ceremony capacity

6
View details
Coolum Beach Surf Club

Coolum Beach

Coolum Beach Surf Club

This award-winning surf club is located in the heart of Coolum beach, with breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean from Point Perry to Noosa National Park. Thus, it is a perfect setting for your...

$100-120

Min price (pp)

12
View details
The Sebel Noosa

Noosa Heads

The Sebel Noosa

The Sebel Noosa hotel is located on Hastings Street, about 100m from Noosa beach. World-class restaurants and cafes surround this venue with spacious rooms to relax and places you can visit and...

0-50

Ceremony capacity

6
View details
Immersive Events

Mooloolaba

Immersive Events

The Immersive Events is located at 123 Parkyn PDE, Mooloolaba, Queensland. It is a wedding and event company situated on the Sunshine Coast. It is ideal for couples who love being by the water. It...

0-50

Ceremony capacity

20
View details
Bribie Island Weddings

Sunshine Coast

Bribie Island Weddings

Bribie Island Weddings offer couples a romantic island wedding. The Island itself is a 34 km long white sandy beach in Moreton Bay. It is the only offshore Island in Queensland that is connected...

150-200

Ceremony capacity

$100-120

Min price (pp)

22
View details
Maleny Manor

Maleny

Maleny Manor

Maleny Manor wedding venue was established in 1989 as one of the classic bed and breakfast venues equipped with luxurious amenities. It is located on gorgeous estate land spread over 30 acres. The...

150-200

Ceremony capacity

$150-200

Min price (pp)

30
View details
Sunshine Coast Pop Up Weddings

Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast Pop Up Weddings

Sunshine Coast Pop Up Weddings won the Brides Choice Award in both 2019 and 2020. This organization was established in 2016 as a wedding organizer for any location in Moreton Bay and the Sunshine...

0-50

Ceremony capacity

25
View details
Secrets On The Lake

Montville

Secrets On The Lake

Secrets on the Lake is a grand gate away hotel located on 207 Narrow Road Monteville Queensland. It is a beautiful place near the Lake, thus its name Secrets on the Lake. It provides a...

70-80

Ceremony capacity

$70-80

Min price (pp)

18 1
View details
Noosa Waterfront Restaurant Bar

Noosaville

Noosa Waterfront Restaurant Bar

Noosa Waterfront Restaurant & Bar at Gympie Terrace in Noosaville offers both ceremonies and receptions at their superb waterfront private venue. The location is tucked in a secluded waterfront...

120-150

Ceremony capacity

$70-80

Min price (pp)

17
View details
Twin Waters Golf Club

Twin Waters

Twin Waters Golf Club

It is one of the award-winning top six resort courses in Australia's Sunshine Coast, only moments away from the beach. This Twin waters golf club is fully licensed and has a fairly flat...

200-250

Ceremony capacity

$70-80

Min price (pp)

19 1
View details
The Rocks Function Centre Yandina

Yandina

The Rocks Function Centre Yandina

The Rocks Function Centre Yandina is located at 1410 Yandina Coolum Road, Yandina QLD 4561, Queensland, Australia. It is a secluded, charming venue featuring sweeping water views. It is a stunning...

250-300

Ceremony capacity

$100-120

Min price (pp)

22
View details
Caloundra Power Boat Club

Golden Beach

Caloundra Power Boat Club

The Caloundra Power Boat Club is located on Australia's coastline, only a few blocks from the ocean and Bulcock Street. This venue has a covered pavilion, cocktails, and canapes, thus hosting...

150-200

Ceremony capacity

$60-70

Min price (pp)

10
View details
The Surf Club Mooloolaba

Mooloolaba

The Surf Club Mooloolaba

The Surf Club Mooloolaba combines mesmerising scenery of the bay with contemporary and sophisticated décor of the club, making it a venue of choice for many brides and groom. The Clubhouse and its...

100-120

Ceremony capacity

$80-100

Min price (pp)

18 1
View details
Mantra Mooloolaba Beach

Mooloolaba

Mantra Mooloolaba Beach

Mantra Mooloolaba Beach wedding venue for a dreamy wedding celebration with elements rightly picked out from a fairytale. This elegant wedding venue is nestled in the Sunshine Coast's centre in...

$0-50

Min price (pp)

13
View details
Weddings at Tiffany's

Maleny

Weddings at Tiffany's

Tiffany's is one of the most beautiful boutique wedding venues in Maleny, Queensland. The venue is surrounded by unsurpassed views across the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Your guests can thus take...

100-120

Ceremony capacity

$100-120

Min price (pp)

33 1
View details
Headland Golf Club

Sunshine Coast

Headland Golf Club

Headland Golf Club is centrally located just a few minutes away from the Sunshine Coast beaches, Buderim. There couldn't be a better place to pledge your wedding vows amidst the beautiful views...

200-250

Ceremony capacity

$0-50

Min price (pp)

15
View details
Palmer Coolum Resort

Coolum

Palmer Coolum Resort

Palmer Coolum Resort is on Sunshine Coast, Australia. It is 9.4 km (12 minutes' drive) from Sunshine Coast Airport. The venue host various wedding events such as wedding ceremony, reception,...

5 1
View details
Harry's on Buderim

Buderim

Harry's on Buderim

Harry's on Buderim is an iconic restaurant in Sunshine Coast, Australia. It is 10 km (12 minutes' drive) from Sunshine Coast Airport. The venue specializes in offering modern Australian Cuisine....

80-100

Ceremony capacity

22
View details

Grow your business with WeddingHero!

Every year, thousands of couples find their wedding vendors here! Take your place in WeddingHero's profitable world and start making deals with couples now!

Add your Vendor
All Districts Wedding Venues
All Cities Wedding Venues

Getting married on the Sunshine Coast? Here are some of the key points you need to know;

●Kicking off your wedding weekend with a hike to Mount Ngungun’s summit

●Photos with your wedding party in the beautiful Noosa National Park or the stunning Coolum Beach

●Your wedding morning tanning session under the colourful beach umbrellas at the Kings Beach

●Dozens of beach wedding venues in Sunshine Coast’s scenic coastlines for a magical ceremony

●Your wedding party portraits at Mapleton Falls, Buderim Forest Park or Rainbow Beach

●Day trip to the Charming Mountain Villages of Montville and Maleny the day after your Sunshine Coast wedding

What is the best time of year for a wedding on the Sunshine Coast?

Spring and fall are the best and most popular seasons for a Sunshine Coast wedding. More than half of the couples get married in these seasons for a couple of reasons. March and November bring the mildest temperatures with comfortable days and evenings so that couples don’t sweat the day away.

As this city has a subtropical climate with moderate temperatures year-round, it’s a perfect destination for outdoor weddings. There are dozens of alfresco settings range in style from barns and farms to beach venues. Noosa Beach and Buderim weddings are well-favoured among couples opting for an open-air affair. Rustic, country-style wineries, botanical gardens, golf courses and rainforest venues are the other highly sought-after wedding locations for spring and fall events. Also, resort weddings are ideal for those who would like to combine their most special day with a little relaxing vacation. Camping venues could serve the best for those searching for a more unique and affordable venue for a small wedding with their beloveds. Since you won't need that many wedding decorations, you can contribute to your budget by having a relatively cheap wedding.

However, what makes some couples’ favourite season stand out to them might be the same thing that makes others dislike it. Many other Sunshine Coast wedding venues create magical ambiences for celebrations in colder weather. All-inclusive hotel venues with accommodation are everyone's favourite, searching for a setting where they can have all the events related to their big day from ceremony to reception. Most of them have rooftop, cocktail venues where you can dance the night away with scenic city views. Wedding chapels also suit couples searching for a place for an elopement or an intimate pop-up wedding.

What are the popular wedding styles on the Sunshine Coast?

It’s no surprise that the most popular theme is beach weddings in this coastal city. This style offers a relaxed occasion, and often guests aren’t required to wear clothing that is too formal. Most of them will include a ceremony on the beach and a reception to follow at a nearby waterfront cocktail venue. The couple may opt to take a relaxed approach by wearing midi length, lightweight silk, chiffon, or lace wedding dress and linen suit, sometimes with sandals or even no shoes. A beach celebration may be a large or small wedding, and some couples even choose to have an intimate beach ceremony with just a handful of close friends and family.

The other popular style is rustic weddings usually hosted in country-style venues such as barns, farms and vineyards. Couples usually choose to have an outdoor wedding by incorporating rustic elements such as metal, timber and natural unstructured wedding flowers. Don’t forget to give fun wedding favours to your guests, such as jams and pine cone fire starters.

There are many other alfresco settings where you can incorporate different styles, such as bohemian and other weddings. Private property venues with several settings serve best to couples who want their special day completely exclusive to them, and golf courses are perfect for laid-back yet chic celebrations. Forest and garden venues also create a celebration that is uniquely yours. Moreover, you won’t need a complete package of wedding decorations since nature provides the best background itself.

These are not the only options that can be applied to wedding venues on the Sunshine Coast. Most couples still choose to have a traditional or a classic celebration in large venues such as hotels or wedding halls. It’s a quite formal occasion where couples often favour tuxedos, wedding gowns or suits. Ceremonies are often performed at a church for big parties or a small wedding chapel. This theme includes professional wedding photography, cake cutting, speeches, first dance and wedding bouquet toss. Chic yet quite affordable weddings can be held with this theme.

Are there any major events on the Sunshine Coast that we should consider when planning our wedding?

Even though this city full of sports, music, food and arts and culture events throughout the year, it’s unlikely that they will affect your plans since it compasses a large region. However, the Noosa Festival of Surfing in March, the Velothon Sunshine Coast cycling race in June, The Curated Plate in August, and the Noosa Food and Wine Festival in May draw many tourists and locals. School holidays also attract many people. So, if you’re planning an outdoor wedding in warm weather in these months, it would be wise to negotiate the dates with your wedding venue on the Sunshine Coast. Don’t forget to book hotels for your out-of-town guests as early as possible. Think about the beautiful rainforests, botanical gardens and beach venues where you can create your dream wedding and don’t skip anything to realize that!

Should we consider any wedding venue locations near the Sunshine Coast?

Sunshine Coast sits in the southeastern corner of the Queensland coast, where it's easy to drive to Brisbane, Byron Bay, and Gold Coast. Suppose you would like to extend your wedding venue search to include more options like five-star beachfront resorts and luxury hotels in Byron Bay, industrial warehouses or world-renowned restaurants in Brisbane, modern mountain venues overlooking the Gold Coast. In that case, you can easily check out these regions.

How much is a wedding venue on the Sunshine Coast?

It’s hard to give an exact number on Sunshine Coast wedding venues since they make their offers with budget per person prices determined by the wedding package you choose and services included in them. If you are willing to loosen your purse strings to save yourselves from lots of legwork, you can choose all-inclusive packages that include everything you could possibly need from wedding photographer and videographer to catering and on-site event planner.

Your wedding vision and finances will affect the total expense as well. Some couples envision a laid-back rustic wedding at a country-style venue such as barns and farms, while others plan to have a grand celebration at a private property venue. Some dream of a beach wedding ceremony with a couple of friends at a small and affordable venue, while some others want to have a grand celebration in a large reception venue. In the latter cases, you'll inevitably spend more. However, by reserving your venue early and hosting your most special day in the off-seasons, you can have your dream wedding on a budget. You can also prefer to have a pop-up wedding or elopement if you have a tight budget and busy schedules. Most of the relatively cheap venues like wedding chapels offer elopement packages from which you can choose, or having a courthouse wedding might be a good alternative.

How far in advance should you plan a wedding on the Sunshine Coast?

Every couple and every event is totally different. While some couples plan their Sunshine Coast weddings in three months, some do it in nearly two years. However, some general guidelines and experts recommend starting planning at least one year ahead.

First, determine the overall budget for the event and come up with your guest list. Before finalizing the date and time, check with the wedding officiant. Decide on your theme. Whether you want a laid-back, rustic wedding or a modern, elegant celebration and more will do your search for a wedding venue in Sunshine Coast way too much easier. Continue with choosing your venue and booking vendors from wedding photography to catering. Make hair and makeup appointments, attend your dress fittings and finalize all the details from wedding favours to invitations with your venue and vendors. Plan your honeymoon early, especially if you need visas. By making a checklist before starting this long process, you can eliminate all the bad surprises and ensure yourself of having a magical day.

What questions should I ask when looking for a wedding venue on the Sunshine Coast?

Once you’ve completed your initial online research on Sunshine Coast wedding venues, it’s time to visit potential options. First, discuss the availability, capacity, and pricing. Remember that many ceremonies and reception venues offer discounted rates for weekdays or low season affairs. Check out the wedding packages and decide whether you want an all-in-one service or want to build your event from scratch by hiring outside vendors in several categories, from wedding flowers to videography. Don’t be shy to ask lots of questions to avoid any unwelcome surprises on your most special day. After getting all the information about all the nooks and crannies, talk down payment and possible payment plans to make sure that you can afford it.