Brisbane is affectionately dubbed the river city so you’d not be surprised to find some extraordinary venues here that are just perfect for hosting your waterside wedding. In fact, check out our impressive collection below:
The Brisbane Riverview Hotel
With a versatile indoor and outdoor space, The Brisbane Riverview Hotel in Hamilton is a perfect choice for couples in search of a classic wedding reception. Delivery is in the details when hosting your wedding here with its refurbished environment, inspired cuisine, and an atmosphere of art and design. Don’t forget to take advantage of the river as your backdrop for glorious photos!
Fusing old-world glamour with contemporary style, Brisbane’s Customs House is a truly iconic venue. With grand reception rooms, expansive balconies and heritage architectural features (like stately columns and a dome ceiling), it provides an elegant setting for wedding receptions. Built right on the Brisbane River, Customs House is about as ‘riverside’ as you can get!
The Landing at Dockside
Beloved for its beautiful riverside location and manicured gardens, The Landing at Dockside in Kangaroo Point offers delicious cuisine and fabulous service. Just moments from Kangaroo Point Cliffs Park (brilliant for post-ceremony photos), the venue has three unique reception spaces catering from 40 to 1,500 guests.
Moda Events Portside
Just minutes from Brisbane’s CBD at Portside Wharf, Moda Events Portside is synonymous with sumptuous riverside celebrations. Here, guests can indulge in delicious canapés while enjoying sweeping views of the glittering city skyline and the Brisbane River from an expansive top-floor balcony. Inside, there are an array of modern spaces for partying the night away and enjoying award-wining cuisine.
Room Three Sixty
Situated in the penthouse of QUT’s Science and Engineering Centre, Room Three Sixty makes the most of its riverside location with floor-to-ceiling wall-to-wall windows and terraces with panoramic views. From the venue’s expansive space, you can spot the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, the City Botanic Gardens and the Brisbane River as you and your guests feast on delicious cuisine.
Sky Room & Terrace
Set against a backdrop of dazzling city lights, Sky Room & Terrace in the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre takes in wonderful river views and is conveniently located near South Bank’s photo-ready icons. Perfect for cocktail and sit-down receptions, the venue is most cherished for its incredible private terrace and enticing fare.
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