Scenic Rim Wedding

5 reasons why the Scenic Rim region is the perfect wedding location

Destination Weddings // by QB

When Lonely Planet recognised the Scenic Rim region of Queensland as a must-visit destination in 2022, it solidified the area’s reputation as a delightful wedding location. Indeed, this revelation exposed the secret locals had long known: the Scenic Rim is a hidden gem just waiting to be explored.

With its rich cultural heritage, spectacular and diverse landscapes, and eclectic community of locals deeply connected to the region, the Scenic Rim has emerged as a sought-after wedding wonderland, growing in popularity year by year.

We’ve got five compelling reasons why the Scenic Rim region is the perfect wedding location for you!

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#1 Sensational Backdrops:

The natural beauty of the Scenic Rim, including expansive countryside, lush Gondwana rainforests, majestic mountains, and tranquil lakes, provides stunning backdrops for unforgettable wedding ceremonies and photoshoots. The range of towns and rural locations collectively contribute to the region’s rustic appeal—from the hinterland magic of Tamborine Mountain, Beechmont, and Canungra on the coastal edge to the vibrant villages of Beaudesert and Boonah and the romantic country charm of Kalbar further west.

#2 Variety of Venues:

There is so much choice for couples! From intimate boutique wineries and restaurants to private estates, sprawling countryside, and mountain-top manors, the Scenic Rim offers various wedding venues catering to different styles and preferences, ensuring couples find the perfect setting for their special day.

#3 Local Cuisine:

The region’s rich culinary scene showcases fresh local produce and gourmet delights, meaning couples can treat their guests to exquisite farm-to-table dining experiences and customisable catering options highlighting the Scenic Rim’s exceptional cuisine.

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#4 Abundance of Wedding Experts:

The Scenic Rim is home to a wealth of experienced wedding professionals, including planners, florists, photographers, celebrants, and more. This ensures couples have plenty of local expertise to help bring their wedding visions to life.

#5 Proximity to the Gold Coast and Brisbane:

Conveniently located under an hour’s drive from the Gold Coast or Brisbane, the Scenic Rim offers easy accessibility for couples and their guests and a tranquil escape to nature. The region’s warm welcome and country-style hospitality await wedding parties who stay locally and enjoy the best of the Scenic Rim.

Thanks to its stunning natural landscapes, diverse venues, local cuisine, abundance of wedding experts, and convenient proximity to the Gold Coast and Brisbane, the Scenic Rim is an ideal destination for couples seeking an unforgettable Queensland wedding celebration.

All images by:
Location: @pordosol_retreathire / @magnolia_lane_farm_australia_ / @bluehaven_at_beechmont
Coordination: @scenicrimelope
Photographer: @doeanddeer_photography
Hair and Make-Up: @boho_bridesau
Bride’s dress: @etremarie.bridal
Florals: @bloom.illusions
Grazing box: @that_platter_company
Elopement cake: @bokbok_bakes
Celebrant: @marrymeamanda
Models: @belle_giddins_ and @teamjared