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8 Unique Wedding Venues in Brisbane

Monday 17th July 2017
It goes without saying that choosing on a wedding venue is one of the most important decisions early on the in planning. We've put together a list of unique Brisbane wedding locations with captivating atmospheres to set you apart from the rest.
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 1. Lightspace, Fortitude Valley

This urban reception venue in the heart of Brisbane has a raw and industrial ambience that stays true to its warehouse origins. With exposed beams and pendant lighting, Lightspace offers a range of rooms to create your ideal reception space depending on whether you’re wanting a cocktail-style or sit-down dinner. Of course, there is also the option of having your ceremony onsite as well – you can expect some stunning photos!


Located at the bustling precinct of Southbank, the Gallery of Modern Art makes for a unique atmosphere to tie the knot. Boasting gorgeous views of the Brisbane river, this space is ideal for the couple who has a more contemporary vision for their wedding. With water features and installations, this venue not only offers a slice of culture and the arts, but the visual design elements work together to create a truly unique ambience for celebration.

3. Customs House

If you’re looking for a wedding venue that is both unique and classic, be sure to check out this gorgeous waterfront venue. Perched alongside the Brisbane River, Customs House offers a regal atmosphere for your wedding reception and an outdoor terrace for your guests to enjoy a glass of wine and several canapés. With sandstone walls and intricate architectural design, the historical background of this venue is what really makes it a unique and romantic choice for your wedding day.

4. Jimbour, Toowoomba

What’s cooler than being in a airplane? Having the airplane hanger all to yourself! The Hangar at Jimbour is a raw and wonderful space that can be dressed up for events, serving as an ideal, unique wedding venue. With an indoor-outdoor dynamic, The Hangar is a versatile space that opens out onto a stunning field of green. Have the ceremony inside The Hanger and a casual reception on the Jimbour Lawn – or vice versa!

5. Cloudland

This gorgeous venue lies in the urban wilderness of Fortitude Valley, just minutes away from the CBD. With a range of event spaces, boutique booths, and an exclusive beverage menu, Cloudland is an elegant venue that carries all the charm and sophistication that your wedding deserves. For a vibrant atmosphere that is both fun and chic, Cloudland is sure to get your guests into a party mood where they’ll be dancing and singing (and maybe even a little karaoke-ing) through the night.

6. Walkabout Creek

If your vision for the big day is centred around an earthy location, enveloped in nature, then Walkabout Creek is definitely a place to consider. Originally built as a wildlife park, Walkabout Creek has grown to encompass a selection of function rooms and spaces, like the Lakeside Lawn, that would be ideal for a relaxed wedding reception. And for the ceremony – the gorgeous Lakeside Ceremony site transforms this rainforest into a calm and romantic backdrop for an intimate wedding.

7. Factory 51

One part workshop, one part bar and bistro, Factory 51 is rustic hotspot and an ideal place to tie the knot. Offering shared dining experiences and gastronomic delights – think wood fired pizzas and beer on tap – Factory 51 is a unique and intimate venue that simply yearns to be styled with clever floral arrangements, draping fabrics, and subdued lighting for a romantic feel.

8. Brisbane Powerhouse

Hosting a broad range of quirky events and exhibitions, the Powerhouse is an excellent alternative to a cookie-cutter wedding venue. With a myriad of different venue rooms and spaces, including a
stunning outdoor area, this Brisbane landmark sports an edgy aesthetic and presents a great opportunity to let your decorative spirit run wild.

Monday 17th July 2017