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Discover these Brisbane riverside reception venues

Receptions // by The QB Team

When a city is affectionately dubbed ‘the river city’, you’d not be surprised to find some extraordinary riverside reception venues gracing the riverbanks. If you’re in search of the ultimate option to host a city-chic wedding celebration with style and sophistication, these are the Brisbane Riverside reception venues to add to your shortlist!

Blackbird Brisbane

Blackbird Brisbane wedding reception venue

Expect nothing but the best in style, location and service at Blackbird Brisbane, located in the heart of Brisbane’s CBD. This is the spot where you can impress your guests with the ultimate backdrop to your special day – stunning 180-degree views of the Brisbane River, from the Story Bridge down to the Kangaroo Point cliffs. Wow!

Customs House

Customs House - Brisbane Riverside Reception Venue

Customs House – photography by Studio Impressions [also feature story image]

Fusing old-world glamour with contemporary style, Brisbane’s reception venues 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

The Landing at Dockside - Brisbane Riverside Venue

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), this Brisbane riverside reception venue has three unique reception spaces catering from 40 to 1,500 guests.

Sky Room & Terrace

Sky Room & Terrace by Weddings at BCEC - Brisbane River Venue

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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