SUNSHINE COAST WEDDING VENUES
BLISS PHOTOGRAPHY BY LEAH
SUNSHINE COAST WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER
We have some of the most amazing wedding locations here on the Sunshine Coast, Qld. Since December I have been seeing alot of questions about venue locations here on the Sunshine Coast, some for DIY, some for wanting to splash out and some who just wanto to do a bit of both, so I have put together a little list of some of our fantastic wedding venues on the Sunshine Coast!
- Maleny Manor, Maleny
The most loved wedding venue in Australia.
Capture the essence of your new journey in life with the dedicated team that are Award Winning Maleny Manor. Check our ratings each year for a decade of quality service at ABIA. Awarded #1 Reception Venue Australia 2016. Voted #1 Ceremony Wedding Venue In Australia 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015, delivering truly personal signature weddings in your private estate venue. Adding the love and quality where you know you can totally relax and enjoy your day with a genuine group of people caring for your every need.
We are fondly known as Australia’s most loved up venue! We are a little different, we love fun but are dedicated, adding the professionalism and infusing every wedding with as much love and care as we possibly can in a sophisticated but also relaxed Maleny Style.
- Weddings at Tiffanys, Maleny
A beautiful boutique wedding venue in Maleny
Tiffany’s is located in the majestic surrounds of Maleny Queensland. A prime location as your wedding venue, offering guests unsurpassed views across the Sunshine Coast Hinterland and an opportunity to capture stunning photos to remember your day.
- Spirit House, Yandina
Set in lush tropical gardens nestled around a tranquil pond, bubbling waterfalls, tinkling wind chimes, the sounds of nature — the Spirit House is a delight for all senses.
The unique courtyard layout makes Spirit House the perfect place for small weddings, parties and corporate functions. A party of 4 to 30 people can reserve their own private area for easy weddings.
- The Old Dairy, Maleny
Weddings are such a beautiful moment and Maleny is a very romantic place to celebrate your special occasion. The Old Dairy at Maleny is ideal for weddings with its gorgeous, uninterrupted valley views and amazing sunsets.
The Old Dairy has sprawling acreage of picturesque green landscape that becomes a unique canvas for you to personalise your magical day. The perfect location to tie the knot may be found on the rolling vistas surrounded by lush rainforest, under the age-old trees or in our very own Bell Tower or a custom marquee.
- Maison La Plage, Noosa
Maison La Plage Grove: Located in front of Maison Noosa Resort on Hastings Street
- Evans Farm, Maleny
Evans Farm was first established in 1944. Originally a working farm, Evans Farm has more recently been transformed by the youngest generation of the Evans Family and is now a sanctuary for rescued farm animals and land for wildlife. Nestled between Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve and the national state forest, Evans Farm’s rolling green hills and dense forests are teeming with wildlife and the exquisite beauty and serenity of the Australian bush. A sanctuary for animals and people alike, this extraordinary space offers a unique option for environmentally conscious friends, looking to celebrate an important event, while helping create brighter futures for rescued farm animals and local wildlife. To ensure the continued preservation of the property a portion of the profit is invested in further restoration of native vegetation for local wildlife and creating forever homes for the farm animals.
- Sunshine Beach Surf Club, Sunshine Beach
Hold your special occasion celebration or business seminar at The Surf Club Sunshine Beach. We have packages to suit all types of functions from a casual cocktail setting to a full sit-down dinner with table service.
Entertain your guests on the lawn with a fabulous ocean backdrop ideal for wedding ceremonies, or relax on our spacious deck with million dollar views, indulge in Ocean View Room dining, party on the West Deck with views of the park or get down to business in the Ross Bartlett room ideal for meetings and small gatherings.
- The Rocks, Yandina
The Rocks Function Centre is a charming and secluded venue to host both your ceremony and event, overlooking the beautiful Maroochy River.
Your guests will be greeted on arrival by our dedicated wedding coordinator and directed to your stunning ceremony on the lawn overlooking the river. Following on from the ceremony, your guests can admire the breathtaking views from the River Terrace as the sun sets, whilst cocktails and canapés are served.
- Maleny Retreat, Maleny
Maleny Retreat is one of Australia’s most inspiring and breathtaking locations for Ceremonies and Marquee Receptions.
Here you have the freedom to create your dream wedding, with unsurpassed views of the Glasshouse Mountains as your backdrop. You have exclusive use of 100 acres of dramatic mountain scenery, rolling green hills, sprawling flat open fields and avenues of majestic trees.
- The Lakehouse Sunshine Coast, Mountain Creek
Surrounded by acres of established gardens and parkland and overlooking the surrounding promenade and timber pontoon, The Lakehouse Sunshine Coast is a beautiful destination for your Sunshine Coast wedding day event.
Let your journey of exchanging vows begin on the Waterfront Lawn. This beautifully landscaped space overlooks Brightwater Lake. A majestic fig tree takes centre stage and the space can be reserved exclusively for your nuptials.
- Anna Bella The Wedding Chapel, Ilkley
AnnaBella is a privately owned, non-denominational wedding chapel, located in Ilkley on Wilson Road, just a short drive from Mooloolaba, Caloundra, Maroochydore beaches. When you arrive, your first impression will last as you drive through the antique French wrought iron gates and catch your first glimpse of the stunning property, riddled with gorgeous locations for photographic opportunities.
As you drive down the long tree-lined drive to the AnnaBella chapel, passing luscious paddocks, pretty gardens and lily pads in ponds along the way, you will feel as though you have entered another world. Beautifully manicured lawns with lovingly tendered gardens provide countless opportunities for stunning photos on your special day.
- Noosa Boathouse, Noosa
Uniquely located on the stunning Noosa River and boasting spectacular water views and amazing sunsets, the award winning Noosa Boathouse offers a truly unique setting for your magical Noosa wedding. Cross the fairy-light lined boardwalk and amongst the three level floating boathouse you will discover three waterfront wedding spaces available to choose from. Our private jetty also allows guests exclusive direct access by boat to the venue from your ceremony location.
Noosa Boathouse showcases a modern Australian menu that lets seasonal produce shine and offers a strong emphasis on locally harvested produce, fresh seafood and quality beef, combined with a great wine selection and award winning service.
- Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort, Noosa
At Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort you’ll experience a coastal wedding to remember, from our irresistible position on prestigious Hastings Street at Noosa Beach House Peter Kuruvita, to our premium function space. Whether you dream of intimate cocktails in the River Lounge overlooking Noosa River, a fairy tale dinner in our Noosa Ballroom, or a casual gathering on the River Lawn, we’ll ensure your wishes come true.
From the moment you arrive there is a sense of tradition that offers complete privacy for you and your guests. Experience bespoke Sofitel service dedicated to ensuring your day is one to remember and turn your dream into a romantic event. And with the luxurious AQUA Day Spa, 176 guest rooms to choose from, share your perfect day with friends and family…we’d like to welcome you to experience Magnifique weddings.
- Pelican Waters Golf Club, Pelican Waters
Pelican Waters Golf Club is a truly romantic wedding venue blending classical style with the breathtaking beauty of the Australian bush. We specialize in highly personalized weddings & our goal is to work with you to create the wedding of your dreams. Pelican Waters Golf Club provides plenty of photographic opportunities & places for simply enjoying the relaxing view. Our committed and experienced Events Team will work towards creating your ideal wedding experience – Beginning with the night before, the ceremony, photographs through to the reception & wedding night, we ensure the smooth flow of your event. We will meet your personal needs and work within your budget to make sure you & all your guests have a memorable time.
These are just a few of the amazing places on the Sunshine Coast for your wedding day! There are so many to choose from and lots of research is needed and make sure you check out your venue to see if its what you love
Spirit House Wedding, Yandina
Sunshine Coast, QLD Australia
Ceremony location: Spirit House, Yandina
Reception location: Spirit House, Yandina
Celebrant: Ty Sutherland – Ty The Knot Noosa
Flowers: Wendy’s Flowers and Event Hire
Spirit House is a bit of a hidden treasure when it comes to weddings! Its the perfect spot for that small intimite wedding, very private, tranquil and not to mention the food is incredible! The staff are truly helpful and the manager Jessica is onto any questions you have about having your wedding there.
Jaime and Owen had a gorgeous little ceremony which Ty Sutherland – Ty The Knot Noosa, surrounded by their closest family and friends. Jaime wanted a stress/fuss free wedding and its exactly what it was, it was all about them, their babies, family and friends celebrating their marriage.
Jaime was extremely nervous about being the centre of attention and generally most brides are, I kept reassuring her how amazing she looked and she did, she was also a bit nervous about having their photos…….pfftttt really have at look at them, does she look nervous……Full of confidence, so many laughs. They were a dream to photograph, hardly any direction at all! I think she loved it just quietly.
Spirit House has amazing photo opportunities around the property and will be expanding over the next year with new bar area, the food is amazing and it sets the scene for a relaxing occasion!
Sunshine Coast Wedding Photographer
An afternoon with Jaime, Owen, Sophie and Oscar
Most who know me or have booked me for a wedding knows I like to do a complimentary love (engagement) session, not only to give my clients some beautiful photos but to see how they are in front of the camera before their big day! And most times I ask them to bring their children along if they have children. Well yesterday was no different except Jaime was very nervous and feeling a little self conscious. I don’t know why she looked amazing!
We met at Point Arkwright, Coolum, Queensland and made our way down to the beach and found our spot and got straight into it as they had small children. And man did they nail the session, we laughed, played games, snuggled and laughed a whole lot more.
Here is a snippet of what we captured yesterday
“So come with me, where dreams are born, and time is never planned. Just think of happy things, and your heart will fly on wings, forever, in Never Never Land!” – Peter Pan
Make me fly Daddy
Julie and Tony married at Spirit House, Yandina
Ceremony location: Spirit House, Yandina
Reception location: Spirit House, Yandina
Gown Designer: Kylie J Bridal, Melbourne
Flowers: Wendy’s Flowers and Event Hire
What a gorgeous venue Spirit House, to have an intimate small wedding at, plus its one of my most favourite restaurants to eat at too! I just loved everything about Julie and Tony’s wedding, they had a small intimate ceremony and reception with their closest family and friends most which had travelled interstate to celebrate with them.
Julie looked absolutely stunning in couture gown designed by Kylie J Bridal in Melbourne, Julie and Tony’s children made up the bridal with one of Tony’s son’s unable to make the ceremony due to being in the Army, but half way through the ceremony Julie surprised Tony by telling him that she had managed to get him on day release and he was on his way, beautiful surprise and not a dry eye in the house.
Julie was walked down the aisle by her son and Julie’s niece Annalise sang as they made their way to Tony, Annalise has the most amazing voice and I believe she was on one of the singing contest shows….AMAZING!!!
After Julie and Tony’s beautifully presented ceremony by Linda we walked around the grounds of the Spirit House and photographed Julie and Tony with their families and then carried on to photograph the 2 of them alone, while they were having a bit of chat about their morning and what they had been up to I was clicking away and got some pretty beautiful shots of them both which I think show who they are perfectly.
After the photos we headed back to the ceremony area and i continued to photograph everyone as they are, catching up with each other having a drink and a laugh! Once we headed into reception area, during food service Tony’s son had arrived so off we went for some more family photos with the complete crew. Absolutely beautiful people and it was such a pleasure to photograph your special day Julie and Tony, my best wishes and love to you all
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