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Top 10 Outdoor Wedding Venues in Melbourne

Celebrate your special wedding day in one of Melbourne’s most scenic outdoor venues. From outdoor terraces, inner city courtyards and lakeside views, these beautiful areas will perfectly sit as a backdrop to your long-awaited day. 

1. Exclusive Hire, Victoria Star Cruises

What better way to celebrate your special day than out on the water in one of Melbourne’s best boats. Victoria Star Cruises is docked at the iconic Docklands and is beautiful vessel that runs along the stunning Melbourne Coastline. With multiple spaces on offer, this venue can provide a unique and unforgettable experience for up to 350 guests.

  • Venue: Victoria Star Cruises
  • Address: 30 Victoria Harbour Promenade, DOCKLANDS, VIC, 3008
  • Capacity: 350
  • Event Type: Wedding, Party, Networking, Private Dining, Team Activity

2. Dramatic greenhouse , Botanicah – The Venue

Surrounded by lush greenery, host your wedding inside a beautiful greenhouse in Prahran. This stunning industrial event space has the capacity to hold up to 60 guests cocktail style. Sunlit and curated indoor and outdoor garden spaces with a liquor license make this space unique and memorable for any event.

  • Venue: Botanicah
  • Address: 44 Porter St, Prahran VIC 3181
  • Capacity: 60
  • Event Type: Wedding, Party, Networking, Private Dining, Presentation, Studio

3. Exclusive Hire, The Boathouse

Positioned on the banks of the Maribyrnong, the Boathouse is nestled amongst grassy banks and trees with a pretty river view. A private space with a relaxing atmosphere, the outside terrace is the perfect city escape wedding for those who want to tie the knot surrounded by nature.

  • Venue: The Boathouse
  • Address: 7 The Blvd, Moonee Ponds VIC 3039
  • Capacity: 350
  • Event Type: Wedding, Party, Private Dining, Conference, Presentation

4. The Atrium, The Smith Prahran

The Atrium is located within the historic The Smith Prahran and features a beautiful sunroof and hanging plants. This venue is tucked away off the iconic Chapel Street and is the perfect space for an intimate wedding celebration.

  • Venue: The Smith Prahran
  • Address: 213 High St, Prahran VIC 3181
  • Capacity: 200
  • Event Type: Wedding, Party, Networking, Team Activity

5. Rose Garden, The Commons Collective

The Commons Collective is a romantic, nostalgic, and chic outdoor garden venue located a stone’s throw away from Melbourne’s CBD. Surrounded by raised garden beds, eclectic pots and trailing greenery, this beautiful outdoor garden will provide a whimsical ambience for a ‘Bridgerton’ type wedding.

  • Venue: The Commons Collective
  • Address: 17 Moubray St, Melbourne VIC 3004
  • Capacity: 300
  • Event Type: Wedding, Party, Networking, Presentation, Private Dining

6. Lounge, Garden & River Terrace, Hophaus

Hophaus Euro Bar Bistro is a bright venue inspired by European Bier Halls. With stunning views of the Yarra River and Melbourne city skyline, this riverside venue offers an outdoor terrace, beautiful internal space, and a private bar. The entire indoor and outdoor area can accommodate up to 170 wedding guests.

  • Venue: Hophaus
  • Address: MR5/3 Southgate Ave, Southbank VIC 3006
  • Capacity: 170
  • Event Type: Wedding, Party, Networking, Private Dining, Presentation

7. Exclusive Hire, The Timber Yard

Located in Port Melbourne’s industrial district, The Timber Yard is a beautiful and open 6,000sqm space comprised of indoor and outdoor areas. Host your event out on the green or in the Wood Store which has a long, thin, undercover structure which would be ideal for the ceremony aisle.

  • Venue: The Timber Yard
  • Address: 351 Plummer St, Port Melbourne VIC 3207
  • Capacity: 1500
  • Event Type: Wedding, Party, Networking, Conference, Presentation

8. Crown Aviary, Crown Melbourne

Looking for something that will leave your wedding guests in awe? Crown Aviary, located in the Crown Melbourne, is elegant and positioned amongst the sweeping city skyline on Level 3. A wedding at the Crown Aviary is customised down to the most intricate detail and catered to meet your every need.

  • Venue: Crown Melbourne
  • Address: 8 Whiteman St, Southbank VIC 3006
  • Capacity: 550
  • Event Type: Wedding, Party, Networking, Private Dining, Conference, Team Activity, Presentation, Meetings & Workshops

9. Skybar, Clarendon Skybar

Overlooking the Melbourne city skyline, Sky Bar is a beautiful venue featuring an exotic Balinese style setup. Housing a premium function room, wrap-around balcony, retractable roof and heating, this venue is the perfect location for a ceremony, reception or both!

  • Venue: Clarendon Skybar
  • Address: 209/215 Clarendon St, South Melbourne VIC 3205
  • Capacity: 150
  • Event Type: Wedding, Party, Networking, Team Activity

10. Exclusive Hire, Sebastian Beach Grill

Perched along the shore’s of Williamstown Beach, overlooking Port Phillip Bay, Sebastian Beach Grill is a spectacular location for a beautiful outdoor wedding. Exclusive hire of this venue can accommodate up to 180 guests, with indoor and outdoor spaces available for everyone to enjoy. Host your dream wedding at this picture-perfect location.

  • Venue: Sebastian Beach Grill
  • Address: 26 Esplanade, Williamstown VIC 3016
  • Capacity: 180
  • Event Type: Wedding, Party, Networking

When it comes to finding the perfect outdoor wedding venue, Melbourne bookers can trust HeadBox to help find the perfect space for a memorable event. So let’s get started – contact the HeadBox team today!


1. Who can use HeadBox?

Anyone! Whether you’re a corporate booker looking for a private dining room, meeting room, Christmas or EOFY party venue or you’re a social booker looking for the perfect spot to host your birthday party, hens night or wedding – HeadBox has you covered.

2. What is HeadBox?

HeadBox connects corporate and consumer bookers with venues and suppliers and is the easy way to book, manage and deliver everything in one place. No long searches, no stress, no hidden costs.

3. How do I submit an event brief?

Submitting an event brief is an easy process. Our intuitive brief builder will take you through a series of questions collecting all the necessary details needed to host a great event. We want to know details such as where your event will take place, on what date, how many people are attending, and what your total budget is. Once you submit this information, relevant and available venues will respond to your brief!

4. How long will it take for venues to respond?

Our venues are super quick to respond! You should receive responses or a proposal within 24-48 business hours.

5. What are the top 5 things to consider when choosing a venue?

The cost, the location, style, capacity & catering options.