Country Wedding Venues In Queensland

Looking for a country wedding venue in Queensland? These barns, farms and homestead wedding venues are among Queensland's most beautiful rural properties for private celebrations. They are an eclectic assortment of country wedding locations from rustic sheds in regional towns to farm wedding venues on hundreds of outback hectares.

Country wedding venues in QLD come in all price brackets from very affordable to high-end luxury. The cheapest places to get married are DIY properties and at relaxed farm wedding venues where pizza style menus are on offer.

If you're after a more luxe experience, Queensland has some amazing private homesteads and country wedding estates with all inclusive packages starting from $250 - $300 per head. On average, country weddings in Queensland costs between $150 - $200 per person with accommodation on top.

The following list of country wedding venues include some amazing farms, barns and sheds, hinterland escapes with epic views over National Park, Hamptons-style country halls, wineries and country resorts. Some venues are available to hire for elopements and micro weddings while others offer a 3 day country getaway for your entire guest list.

Here are our top 26 country wedding venues in Queensland. 

Country Venues:

Near Brisbane
Near Gold Coast
Near Sunshine Coast
Central QLD

Far North QLD

Country Wedding Venues Near Brisbane

White Chapel Country Weddings QLD
1. White Chapel Kalbar

  • Location: 87 George Street, Kalbar, QLD 4309
  • Capacity: 90
  • Ceremonies: All inclusive (BYO celebrant)
  • Reception Packages: All inclusive

White Chapel Kalbar is a modern country chapel located in the beautiful Scenic Rim just one hour from Brisbane and 1.5 hours from the Gold Coast. Through an elegant picket fence, grand white doors open to a fresh white space furnished with classic white bentwood chairs and a unique, back-lit altar.

White Chapel can be hired exclusively for wedding ceremonies and elopements and comes with access to a rustic courtyard and lush gardens including an alfresco barn bar. Also adjoining the gardens is Black Hall, a modern black-walled reception venue elegantly styled for luxe country weddings. 

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Black Hall Country Wedding Venue
2. Black Hall Weddings

  • Location: 87 George Street, Kalbar, QLD 4309
  • Capacity: 90
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive
  • Optional Accommodation: Sleeps 8

Black Hall is a luxe, American style barn wedding venue with polished wooden floors and a modern black & white palette. Styled perfectly for elegant country weddings that space can seat up to 74 guests and caters for 90 for a cocktail event.

Affordable all inclusive packages provide all catering & drinks and the hall comes with a front lawn for games and canapes or seated outdoor dining if you wish. Garden ceremonies are also welcome in this space, with the indoor option of the chapel a few steps away. The venue has a luxury Airbnb a few doors down the road and a mini bus for guest transport.

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Jubris Hideaway Country weddings
3. Jubri's Hideaway

  • Location: 63 Chelldan Avenue, Dalby, QLD 4405
  • Capacity: 80
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 14

Located in the country town of Dalby an hour from Toowoomba, Jubri’s Hideaway is a one-of-a-kind destination with a unique choice of backdrops for rustic weddings. From bush gardens and water settings to a hidden Balinese garden complete with authentic buddha hut altar, carved entryway gates and totem poles.

The reception venue is a renovated shed style space with an adjoining indoor/outdoor bar and an eclectic courtyard filled with country knick knacks. An affordable venue hire fee includes accommodation in guesthouses, all furniture for ceremony & reception, bar staff and a choice of caterers. 

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Bundaleer Gardens Country Weddings
4. Bundaleer Rainforest Gardens

  • Location: 59 Bundaleer Street, Brookfield, QLD 4069
  • Capacity: 30 - 160
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive (BYO drinks)
  • Ceremony & Elopement Packages: All inclusive (BYO drinks)

One of the most convenient country wedding venues in Queensland is Bundaleer Rainforest Gardens, located a quick 18km from the centre of Brisbane. The four acre family owned property is a nature lovers paradise, immersed in lush rainforest with a pretty waterfall, tranquil creek and surrounded by landscape gardens and century old trees.

On either side of the property are two seperate wedding sites, each with their own ceremony and reception venues. One location features a large white marquee & sun drenched ceremony deck, the other is a rustic treehouse and timber ceremony pavilion.

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Reflections Lake Cooby Country Weddings
5. Reflections Lake Cooby

  • Location: 239 Loveday Road, Geham, QLD 4352
  • Capacity: 300
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 150+
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

Reflections Lake Cooby is a 50 acre private property on the banks of Lake Cooby, offering a scenic waterfront location for country weddings. The property has no neighbours and hence no curfew, and with accommodation for 150+ guests in brand new cabins, bell tents and a homestead, it's the perfect spot for an overnight getaway with your entire guest list.

Reception venues include a rustic barn seating up to 60 guests, a function centre catering for 120 and a grand permanent marquee for larger weddings with up to 300 guests. There's a bonfire site for later in the evening, stunning views, beautiful sun sets and an affordable hire fee from $3,850.

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Black Bar Country Wedding Venue QLD
6. Barn Bar @ Black Hall

  • Location: 87 George Street, Kalbar, QLD 4309
  • Capacity: 10 - 40
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive
  • Optional Accommodation: Sleeps 8

The Barn Bar at Black Hall is an open-air rustic wedding venue located on the lawns of Black Hall and White Chapel. Although outdoors, the bar is weatherproof and can seat 20 - 30 guests on one long table. Receptions can also be set up on the lawn and in torrential weather the chapel and hall provide your Plan B.

The venue also has an optional Airbnb a short walk down the road, a vintage Bentley and a mini bus for door-to-door guest transport. 

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Samford Valley Brisbane Wedding Venue
7. Samford Valley Weddings

  • Location: Hansen Road, Yugar, QLD 4520
  • Capacity: 45
  • Wedding Packages: $600+

An easy 40 minutes outside of Brisbane is one of the most intimate country locations for weddings and elopements in Queensland. Samford Valley Weddings caters exclusively for small wedding ceremonies & photos in its boutique open-air chapel and surrounding rainforest.

The magical setting is located on a registered “Land for Wildlife” property and is a very private, tranquil and environmentally conscious setting immersed in nature. You can hire this rustic wedding platform for $600 and bring up to 45 guests for 2 hours.

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Greenvalley Country Wedding Venue
8. Greenvalley Country Weddings

  • Location: Douglas Road, Plainby, QLD 4355
  • Capacity: 120
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 6
  • Wedding Packages: 3 Days, DIY/BYO

Greenvalley Country Weddings is located on a quintessential Queensland farm, offering a charmingly authentic location for laid back country weddings just 35 minutes outside of Toowoomba. Set on 160 acres the property features fields of friendly stallions, rustic photo backdrops and a beautifully refurbished wedding barn.

Due to the rural location there is no curfew at Greenvalley and there is plenty of space for guests camp with onsite bathroom amenities. Venue hire includes sole use of the property from Friday to Sunday and comes with the homestead and an onsite wedding coordinator to facilitate your set up & pack down.

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Preston Peak Country Wedding Venue
9. Preston Peak Winery

  • Location: 430 Preston Boundary Road, Preston, QLD 4352
  • Capacity: 300
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 18
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

Preston Peak Winery is one of the most popular country wedding venues in Queensland. The 330 acre property has one of the most photographed cellar doors in Australia featuring a huge tree chandelier decked out in sparkling Swarovski crystals. This is just one of the potential sites for your first dance as a newly married couple. 

The property's other marvels include this glasshouse ceremony pavilion which has breathtaking views over the Lockyer Valley, an intimate cocktail courtyard which offers an interactive kitchen experience and a function centre with incredible views. There's also a Bridal Suite, homestead accommodation and loads of amazing photo opportunities.

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Country Wedding Venues Near Gold Coast

Midginbil Country Wedding Destination QLD
10. Midginbil Eco Resort

  • Location: 252 Midginbil Rd, Midginbil, NSW 2484
  • Capacity: 150
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 150+
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

A couple messaged us recently requesting recommendations for a country wedding venue where all their guests would be trapped with them for the weekend. They booked Midginbil Eco Resort. This picturesque retreat is set on 400 acres in the Byron Bay Hinterland and accommodates all guests including in an epic village of safari tents that each have their own timber balconies.

Midginbil is surrounded by sub-tropical rainforest and has hill top ceremony sites with expansive views over the Night Cap National Park. There's also a gorgeous rustic barn for wedding receptions, a late night after-party bonfire site, a swimming pool, tennis & volleyball courts and loads of options for a recovery day shindig. No curfew!

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Tides Farm Wedding Venue
11. Tides Estate

  • Location: 290 North Teven Road, Teven, NSW 2478
  • Capacity: 140
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 22
  • Wedding Packages: Tailored

Tides Byron Estate is a highly picturesque farm wedding venue situated on 100 acres south of the Gold Coast. The unique macadamia farm features a fully furnished modern wedding hall with views to Lennox Head and an 8 bedroom, two storey villa with a poolside event space.

Venue hire at Tides Estate includes two options... You can either hire the wedding hall for your ceremony & reception or add the villa and make a weekend of celebrations. The owners also allow long table weddings in the Macadamia Orchard.

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Glenbridge Country Weddings Murray Bridge
12. Glenbridge Country Weddings

  • Location: 74 Craike Road, Murrays Bridge, QLD 4370
  • Capacity: 500
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

Glenbridge Country Weddings is a family operated working farm on the Southern Downs, 15 minutes from Warwick. Oozing country romance, the property features an authentic rustic shed with adjoining festoon lit yard, a quaint homestead with lush gardens for your wedding ceremony and a hilltop location for marquee or tipi weddings.

The farm's picturesque paddocks offer a variety of photo opportunities with friendly horses, chillaxed cows, hay bales, green crops and tractors depending on the season. Venue hire includes exclusive use for 5 days providing heaps of time to set up & pack down. As a DIY venue you choose all your own suppliers and style the property however you like.

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Pioneer Country Queensland
13. Pioneer Country Weddings

  • Location: 98 Fraser Drive, Tweed Heads South, 2486
  • Capacity: 300
  • Accommodation: Optional glamping
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

Just 10 minutes from the airport in the picturesque Northern Rivers is a 200 acre working cattle property surrounded by lush rolling hills and featuring glistening ocean views. Pioneer Country is one of the most relaxed & affordable farm wedding venues in Queensland and comes fully equiped for both indoor & outdoor weddings.

Ceremonies can be held in the plantation style chapel which has walls that open on both sides making the space both airy and flexible in size. There are a number of potential ceremony sites outdoors, loads of photo locations and a barn style reception venue/restaurant that seats up to 220 guests. Cheap wedding packages start at $5,000 with pizza menus.

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Rosewood Estate Country Weddings
14. Rosewood Estate

  • Location: 1339 Beechmont Road, Beechmont, QLD 4211
  • Capacity: 200
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 10
  • Wedding Packages: DIY & BYO

Located high on Lamington Plateau with lush valley views to South Stradbroke Island, Rosewood Estate is one of the most scenic country wedding venues in Queensland. Here, your wedding backdrop includes a vast blanket of world heritage-listed National Park stretching all the way to the ocean.

Perched on the hilltop and making the most of the views is a completely clear permanent marquee with hard wood flooring and outdoor dance floor surrounded in romantic festoon lighting. The 250 acre property also has a quaint country homestead featuring two distinct wings where either side of the bridal party can get ready seperately.

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The Acre Boomerang Farm Country Weddings
15. The Acre Boomerang Farm

  • Location: 55 Johns Road, Mudgeeraba, QLD 4213
  • Capacity: 100 - 300
  • Accommodation: Available nearby
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

Nestled in the Gold Coast Hinterland, The Acre at Boomerang Farm is a tropical paradise of lush, manicured lawns set amongst a thriving backdrop of pristine rainforest. The property has a secluded & tranquil ceremony site set over a gentle flowing stream, a refurbished 1902 rustic barn for receptions and acres of space for outdoor or tipi weddings.

The property is perfect for intimate country weddings and is run by the team from renowned venues Ancora and Osteria. Wedding packages come with menus designed to share including seasonal grazing tables, canapés and gourmet feasting platters.

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The Bower Country Weddings QLD
16. The Bower Estate

  • Location: 3165 Nerang-Murwillumbah Rd Natural Bridge, QLD.
  • Capacity: 150
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 10
  • Wedding Packages: 3 Days

Under the gaze of dramatic cliff faces and with vast views over the Springbrook & Lamington National Parks, weddings at The Bower Estate are both jaw droppingly spectacular and environmentally savvy. The family who own and operate this 120 acre private nature reserve are dedicated to the preservation of its world heritage rainforest and wildlife corridors.

The Bower Estate can be booked for 3 day country weddings or single day weddings (week days only). There is a permanent clear roofed marquee and a number of private outdoor areas to suit alfresco celebrations of all sizes. All wedding packages are inclusive of venue hire, food & drinks, furniture, tableware, coordination and set up. 

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Austinvilla country weddings QLD
17. Austinvilla Estate

  • Location: 31 Austinville Road, Mudgeeraba, QLD 4213
  • Capacity: 130
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 90
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive
  • Elopement Packages: $3,000+

Austinvilla Estate is a full-service country wedding destination set on 111 acres of resort-like grounds in the Gold Coast Hinterland. Surrounded by lush rainforest, macadamia fields and tranquil creeks, the grounds offer total privacy and every amenity you need for a luxurious and relaxed wedding getaway in a beautiful, regional setting. 

There is an onsite beauty parlour, an open-air ceremony pavilion with stunning views across the property, an elegant reception venue with a canopy of romantic fairy lights, a pre-dinner rainforest deck with pop up bar and accommodation for your entire guest list. Other options include a recovery breakfast, post-wedding pool party and meet & greet dinners.

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Country Wedding Venues near Sunshine Coast

The Old Dairy Maleny Country Weddings QLD
18. The Old Dairy Maleny

  • Location: 621 Landsborough Maleny Road, Maleny, QLD 4552
  • Capacity: 90
  • Wedding Packages: 3 Days
  • Elopement Packages: Mid week

Set across 90 acres of manicured grounds on a ridge top overlooking the Glass House Mountains, The Old Dairy Maleny offers an extraordinary setting for country weddings with sweeping views over hills, valleys & rainforest. This magical hilltop paradise comes with unique and versatile event spaces to truly make your own.

With jaw dropping views, The lookout is one of the most breathtaking ceremony sites in Queensland. It is surrounded by spacious lawns with a working Bell Tower a picture perfect setting for alfresco entertaining. Inside, the blank canvas of The Old Barn is a stylist’s dream with a grand stone fireplace, high ceilings and views for days.

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Maleny Retreat Sunshine Coast Wedding Venue
19. Maleny Retreat

  • Location: Mears Lane, Booroobin, QLD 4552
  • Capacity: 200
  • Accommodation: Sleeps everyone
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

With 100 acres of lush mountain scenery as the backdrop for saying "I do", Maleny Retreat is one of the most picturesque country wedding venues in Queensland. Sitting on a hilltop 555m above sea level, this Sunshine Coast Hinterland location boasts views from Glass House Mountain to the Pacific Ocean.

Outdoor and marquee weddings are the specialty at Maleny Retreat with a range of packages available including hire of a marquee, Sperry tent or giant Nordic tipis. There’s a 9 room guesthouse and bell tents for accommodation, and camping is permitted for additional guests. 

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Country Wedding Venues in Central QLD

The Farm Plumeria Road QLD
20. The Farm Plumeria Road

  • Location: 405 Plumeria Road, Black River, QLD 4818
  • Capacity: 150
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

Nestled between the base of Mt Black & Black River only 25 minutes from Townsville is a beautiful expanse of Australian countryside known as The Farm Plumeria Road. This 540 acre farm features is immersed in tranquil bushland and is exclusively yours for the weekend, or for a mid week micro wedding.

The Farm Plumeria Road is a DIY & BYO location where you bring all your own choice of suppliers to create the country wedding of your dreams. The property has a huge 30x12m wedding shed that comes with timber tables & chairs, a rustic free standing bar and assortment of props and decor. Glamping is permitted onsite.

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Elite Barn Weddings Country Venue QLD
21. Elite Barn Weddings

  • Location: Hervey Range Road, Alice River, QLD 4817
  • Capacity: 300
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

Elite Barn Weddings is a laid back spot for country weddings within an authentic Australian Outback setting. The property is located just half an hour from Townsville and has a huge open-sided wedding reception barn, an open-air & all-white chapel with rustic pews, and many beautiful wedding photo locations including a romantic fairy-lit tree surrounded by timber seating.

The wedding barn features high ceilings, plenty of light and festoon lights throughout, providing a versatile space to suit a wide range of styling. Relaxed boho & rustic weddings work just as well here as a glam, shimmering gold palette.

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Purnella Park Coachhouse Country Wedding Venue
22. Purnella Park Coachhouse

  • Location: 445 Torbanlea Pialba Road, Takura, QLD 4655
  • Capacity: 100+
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

Purnella Park Coachhouse is a quaint little 10 acre country wedding location set within gorgeous rambling gardens just 10 minutes from Hervey Bay. Surrounded by natural bushland and oozing in rustic character, the property offers a charming setting for relaxed country weddings.

Wedding spaces include an open-sided ceremony pavilion that looks over a tranquil lake, the Coachhouse Barn seating up to 60 guests or catering for cocktail weddings of 80, and The Pavilion with hard wood flooring, private bar and rustic chandeliers.

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The Creek QLD Country Weddings
23. The Creek Whitsundays

  • Location: 30 Valmadre Road, Kelsey Creek, QLD 4800
  • Capacity: 130
  • Wedding Packages: All Inclusive

The Creek is a modern farm wedding venue located on 800 working acres in the picturesque Whitsundays. The centrepiece of this property is a grand rustic barn that has an atmospheric interior with timber slat walls, chandeliers, two bars and an adjoining festoon-lit outdoor area with a fire pit.

The photo opportunities on the farm are endless from rusty old Holden utes and a Chevy truck to open paddocks with grazing horses to a lily pond with row boat and a romantic swing. You also get epic sunsets over surrounding mountains and easy, all inclusive packages with a planner, catering, drinks, set up and coach transfers.

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Gabbinbar Homestead Country Wedding Estate
24. Gabbinbar Homestead

  • Location: 344 Ramsay Street, Middle Ridge, QLD 4350
  • Capacity: 200
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive
  • Summer discounts available

Conveniently located within minutes of Toowoomba, Gabbinbar Homestead is a highly popular spot for elegant country weddings. Inside the grand homestead, spaces accessible for weddings include a library, drawing room, conservatory, ballroom and Bridal Retreat. There is no overnight accommodation but there are plenty of places to stay nearby.

In the 150 year old gardens surrounding the homestead is an open air pavilion with chandeliers that offers an all-weather location for wedding ceremonies. Photo opportunities include a giant Moreton Bay fig, jasmine hedge, jacarandas and woodland settings. Wedding packages include all food, beverages, set up of spaces and nice surprises.

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Country Venues in Far North QLD

Kur Cow Barnwell Farm Country Weddings
25. KUR-Cow Barnwell Farm

  • Location: 112 Barnwell Road, Kuranda, QLD 4881
  • Capacity: 120
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

Six minutes from the rainforest village of Kuranda and 30 minutes from Cairns airport is a little known country wedding venue and one of tropical North Queensland’s best kept secrets. KUR-Cow Barnwell Farm is a 626 hectare working cattle farm open to the public for farm stays, horse rides, quad bike adventures, and beautiful country weddings.

A marquee dining room and adjoining sunset deck overlook picturesque rolling green pastures and come fully catered with tailored menu options for all budgets. A unique tractor & trailer ride away is the property’s scenic Hilltop Arbor, an impressive place to get married with 360 views.

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Rainforest Lakes Country Wedding Venue
26. Rainforest Lakes

  • Location: 1030 Kennedy Highway, Kuranda, QLD 4881
  • Capacity: 600
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive (BYO drinks)

Surrounded by lush world heritage rainforest, this tropical North Queensland wedding venue offers an abundance of settings ideal for small and large country weddings. There is an intimate ceremony rotunda which can also be used as a micro wedding venue for elopements and small receptions, as well as 3 seperate restaurants which seat up to 350 guests.

Rainforest Lakes is located 30 minutes outside of Cairns and offers affordable wedding packages starting at $90 per person with BYO drinks.

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The above 25 country wedding venues in Queensland offer an eclectic range of places to get married in the state's best rural and outback locations. From farms to rainforest to national park backdrops, whatever kind of country wedding you're planning in Australia's Sunshine State, these country venues offer the perfect rural setting.

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Affordable Wedding Venues In Queensland

Affordable Wedding Venues: QLD | NSW

Looking for an inexpensive wedding venue in QLD? Queensland's most affordable wedding venues include some incredibly beautiful places to get married from Brisbane & the Gold Coast to tropical North Queensland. There are cheap wedding locations in all of the Sunshine State's largest cities and some amazingly affordable wedding destinations in stunning country regions.

The cheapest wedding venues in Queensland start at just a few hundred dollars to hire. If you're wanting to get married for under $5,000, the state has many budget friendly ceremony sites that can be hired for several hours, and where small gatherings lingering over a champagne afterwards can be held.

Affordable wedding packages under $100 per person are still readily found in most regions of Queensland, with more than a handful on this list. Couples who are prepared to get married slightly out of the city centres will find some of the state's most unique wedding venues delivering cheap weddings with a cracking, one-of-a-kind experience.

Budget weddings can also be achieved by hiring a DIY venue that comes with lots of value-add inclusions. With Queensland having plenty of caterers that offer wedding packages under $50 per person, venues that come fully furnished and require little styling offer a great opportunity to organise a cheap but beautiful wedding.

Here are 29 affordable wedding venues in Queensland that are low on price and high on unique, scenic & amazing vibes.

Inexpensive Wedding Venues

Gold Coast
Sunshine Coast
Northern QLD

Top Affordable Venues In Brisbane

Workshops Rail Cheap Wedding Hall
1. Workshops Rail Museum - Moving Goods Hall

  • Location: North Street, North Ipswich, QLD 4305
  • Capacity: 300+
  • Wedding Packages: $65+/pp

The Workshops Rail Museum is one of the cheapest and most unique wedding venues in Queensland. The historic location is the site of the state's first railway workshop and the grand buildings built in the late 1800's provide an incredibly atmospheric backdrop for ceremonies, photos and receptions. 

The Moving Goods Hall is one of two budget friendly reception venues and has a one-of-a-kind centrepiece. The PB 15, No444 steam locomotive sits proudly centre stage and puffs fog on cue. Cheap wedding packages start at $65 per person including catering and there's a cool option for guests to have private access to the museum between your ceremony & reception.

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Workshops Rail Cheap Wedding Packages
2. Workshops Rail Museum - Wedding Hall

  • Location: North Street, North Ipswich, QLD 4305
  • Capacity: 200
  • Wedding Packages: $65+/pp

The Wedding Hall is the original dining room used by the workers of Queensland's first railway workshop. Built in the late 1800's it has since undergone a refurbishment and is now a surprisingly cheap wedding venue perfect for elegant, rustic receptions. 

The Workshops Rail Museum complex also houses a number of beautiful wedding ceremony areas and photo opportunities. Fully furnished ceremony packages are just $750 including floral aisle arrangements and affordable reception packages start at $65 per head with catering.

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White Chapel Affordable wedding location
3. White Chapel Kalbar

  • Location: 87 George Street, Kalbar, QLD 4309
  • Capacity: 90
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 8
  • Venue Hire: $1,475+

With venue hire from just $1,475, White Chapel Kalbar is both an affordable place to get married, and a surprising find. Featuring a chic neon altar, polished wooden floors, an all-white interior including luxe bentwood chairs, the chapel is a one-of-a-kind wedding ceremony venue in one of the most scenic locations in the world.

Located on a quiet corner in a quaint country town within the Scenic Rim, the chapel is surrounded by private gardens and several little breakaway event spaces. There's a covered courtyard with a modern fireplace adjoining the chapel, a luxe black reception barn that seats 74 guests, a rustic outdoor bar and a spacious manicured lawn perfect for lawn games.

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Black Barn Bar Cheap Wedding Location
4. Black Hall Barn Bar

  • Location: 87 George Street, Kalbar, QLD 4309
  • Capacity: 60+
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

If you're looking for a low key wedding venue where you can get married and have a cocktail or seated celebration all in the same place (without robbing a bank), the Barn Bar behind White Chapel is a great option. This quirky outdoor space comes fully catered and has a very affordable venue hire fee.

There's a spacious lawn adjoining the bar area where ceremony set up is included with venue hire, or if you prefer you can also hire White Hall on the same property. Seated dining can also be set up on the lawn with festoon lights and mix'n'match tables & chairs.

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Emporium Hotels Cheap Wedding Packages QLD
5. Emporium Hotel Brisbane

  • Location: 267 Grey Street, South Brisbane, QLD 4101
  • Capacity: 30 - 400
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive from $130/pp
  • Accommodation: 143 suites

One of the cheapest hotel wedding venues in Brisbane is the Emporium, with all inclusive wedding packages from $130 per person. The hotel has 3 seperate reception venues, an iconic rooftop bar & infinity pool that overlook beautiful views of the Brisbane skyline, and convenient accommodation for the couple and any wedding guests who wish to stay.

The most popular reception space within the hotel is the impressive Frangipani Ballroom which seats up to 260 guests and caters for cocktail functions of up to 400. Other options include a Piano Bar for up to 100 guests and a gorgeous private dining space for up to 30 guests with a funky Parisian vibe.

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Ipswich Events Centre Cheapest wedding venue
6. Ipswich Events & Entertainment Centre

  • Location: 219 Brisbane Road, Bundamba, QLD 4304
  • Capacity: 40 - 500
  • Wedding Packages: $80+/pp

Offering all inclusive wedding packages from $80 per person, the Ipswich Events and Entertainment Centre is among the most affordable wedding locations in Queensland. The versatile function centre is just 30 minutes from the centre of Brisbane and is located trackside, in the unique precinct of a horse racing club.

The event centre has a brand new lounge that seats up to 260 guests, and also a range of smaller function spaces that seat between 40 to 120 guests. The cheapest wedding packages are between $80 - $117 per person and trackside ceremonies are just $600 fully furnished and with set up.

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Holy Red Deer Cheap Wedding Destination
7. Holy Red Deer Estate

  • Location: 65 Ipswich Street, Esk, QLD 4312
  • Capacity: 120
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 10
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

Holy Red Deer Estate is a 3 day wedding venue located on a corner block in a quaint country town between Brisbane, Toowoomba and the Sunshine Coast. The property marks the original centre of town and features a cute little country chapel, a backyard for outdoor receptions, a billiard wedding hall, bridal suite, groom's parlour and cottage that sleeps 10 guests.

The affordable venue hire fee is under $5,000 and includes exclusive use of the entire site with a 2 night stay plus furniture & props including trestle tables and bench seating. Things you'll need to spend extra on are catering, drinks, styling, flowers and furniture such as pictured.

All guests can be accommodated in town, and all accommodation is within a 5 minute walk of Holy Red Deer Estate - so no taxis or Ubers required.  

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Samford Valley Cheap Wedding Ceremony Site
8. Samford Valley Weddings

  • Location: Hansen Road, Yugar, QLD 4520
  • Capacity: 45
  • Wedding Packages: $600+

This hidden timber pavilion is the cheapest wedding venue in Queensland, offering a secluded spot to get married surrounded by majestic rainforest. The pavilion is located on a private “Land for Wildlife” property a short drive from the Brisbane CBD and can be hired for small ceremonies with up to 45 guests for $600.

The rainforest surrounding the pavilion has a tranquil creek flowing gently through it and a short walk away is a beautiful waterfall that offers some fantastic wedding photo opportunities.

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Rydges cheap wedding packages qld
9. Rydges South Bank Brisbane

  • Location: 9 Glenelg Street, South Brisbane, QLD 4101
  • Capacity: 20 - 500
  • Wedding Packages: $135+/pp

At the Rydges Hotel in South Bank, sophisticated reception venues with stunning views over the Brisbane skyline come with budget friendly packages ranging from $135 - $165 per person. The popular wedding venues include Level 12 Rooftop which seats 220 guests and the Podium Ballroom for larger weddings of up to 350 seated guests.  

The versatile function rooms can be concertinaed to create more intimate event spaces and there's a couple of private dining rooms including a decadent library well suited to micro weddings. Wedding packages offer exceptional value with all food, drinks and styling of spaces included.

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Coronation Hall budget weddings
10. Coronation Hall

  • Location: 2 Short Street, Somerset Dam, QLD 4312
  • Capacity: 250
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

Coronation Hall is the ultimate in budget friendly wedding venues offering the authentic community hall experience of a quaint country town. This cheap as chips wedding hall was originally a picture theatre used by the construction team who built the Somerset Dam wall. Both the interior & exterior retains its original rustic charm and offers the perfect blank canvas for DIY'ers.

Hall hire comes with trestle tables, pews and a modern amenities block. You'll need additional budget for furniture hire, styling including tableware, flowers, catering and BYO drinks. 

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Darling St Chapel Cheap wedding place QLD
11. Darling St Chapel Brisbane

  • Location: 16 Darling Street East, Ipswich, QLD 4305
  • Capacity: 100
  • Wedding Packages: $95+/pp

Back in 1879 the Darling St Chapel didn't have a bar and was used for its intended purpose as a Catholic Church. It has since undergone a makeover & takeover, now offering a modern, all white, non-denominational location for affordable weddings and unique receptions. 

You can either hire the chapel for your wedding ceremony, as your reception venue or for your entire wedding day with fully catered packages available from $95 per person. 

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Affordable Venues - Gold Coast

Midginbil Cheap Wedding Location
12. Midginbil Eco Resort

  • Location: 252 Midginbil Rd, Midginbil, NSW 2484
  • Capacity: 70 - 150
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 150+
  • Wedding Packages: 3 Days/2 Nights

Midginbil Eco Resort is one of the most fun and affordable wedding destinations for Queenslanders. Situated just over the QLD border with NSW, this beautiful 400 acre rainforest property has a unique range of accommodation for all guests onsite including a village of safari tents with individual timber balconies and incredible views from each.

At Midginbil, all guests stay onsite for 2 nights. The suggested itinerary is a welcome evening BBQ on day 1, your wedding on day 2 with an after-party bonfire, and a recovery breakfast on day 3. There's a rustic reception shed, plenty of open areas for outdoor weddings, a swimming pool, tennis and volleyball courts, a games room and a homestead dining room for breakfast & lunches.

To save on your wedding budget we recommend setting up an Eventbrite where guests can book & pay their own accommodation. Wedding catering & drinks are BYO to suit any budget.

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Coorabell Estate cheap wedding venue
13. Coorabell Estate

  • Location: 36 Keys Road, Coorabell, NSW 2479
  • Capacity: 10 - 150
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 10

Coorabell Estate is a 28 acre hinterland property that centres around a luxury 5 bedroom house. Larger weddings will require hire of a marquee or tipi which pushes costs up, but for weddings under 55 guests the house has two amazing function areas that cater to weddings on a budget.

The spacious living & kitchen area opens onto a large covered balcony that seats up to 40 guests with incredible views over the canopy of surrounding rainforest. On the other side of the house, the poolside event space is a lush spot for cocktail weddings and the perfect place for a recovery party the following day.

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Tides Byron Estate Budget Wedding Venue
14. Tides Byron Estate

  • Location: 290 North Teven Road, Teven, NSW 2478
  • Capacity: 40
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 22
  • Venue Hire: $3,900+

Another luxury house that offers an affordable spot for weddings is Tides Byron Estate. This 8 bedroom Balinese-inspired villa has a poolside event space that overlooks the property's macadamia orchard and has expansive views to the Tweed coastline.

Venue hire starts at $3,900 for a 2 night mid-week stay with beds for up to 22 guests. Weddings and receptions can either be held poolside or down in the orchard with long tables between the trees. 

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Pioneer Country QLD cheap weddings
15. Pioneer Country

  • Location: 98 Fraser Drive, Tweed Heads South, 2486
  • Capacity: 300
  • Accommodation: Optional glamping
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

With pizza-catered wedding packages starting at $5,000, Pioneer Country is one of the cheapest wedding venues in Queensland. The 200 acre working cattle farm is situated just 10 minutes from the Gold Coast airport making it a convenient spot for travelling guests, or for your honeymoon getaway.

The grounds feature a plantation style wedding chapel that has opening sides and seats up to 120 guests in antique pews. There's a charming country barn for wedding receptions and plenty of photo backdrops with a picturesque lake and beautiful bush surrounds.

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Rydges Gold Goast cheap wedding venue
16. Rydges Gold Coast Airport

  • Location: Terminal Drive, Bilinga, QLD 4225
  • Capacity: 10 - 250
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

Located 5 minutes from the beach, Rydges at Gold Coast Airport is a lifestyle themed hotel with a 24hr reception desk just 56 paces from the domestic terminal. When you get married at Rydges Gold Coast, discounted accommodation is provided to guests including access to the 25m resort pool and a gym that overlooks the airport runway. 

The hotel has two budget reception venues and a private dining room. On the ground floor the Bilinga Room seats up to 120 guests and has its own entrance lobby. On the rooftop the Kirra Room & adjoining covered terrace has picturesque views over the Gold Coast to Surfers Paradise.

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Affordable Venues - Sunshine Coast 

Little White Cheap Wedding Church
17. Little White Wedding Church

  • Location: 89 McCarthy Road, Maleny, QLD 4552
  • Capacity: 120
  • Wedding Packages: $1,290

The Little White Wedding Church is an historic timber chapel that has been fully renovated and features a modern white interior with polished wooden floors. Set on 2 acres of gardens surrounded by rural countryside, the chapel offers a beautiful location for wedding ceremonies and photos, with many budget friendly reception venues nearby.

Cath & Rich offer a grazing table and drinks package which can be added to venue hire and guests are free to roam the grounds before & after the wedding ceremony. There's restrooms for guests and convenient onsite parking.

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The Creek Whitsundays Cheap Weddings
18. The Creek Whitsundays

  • Location: 30 Valmadre Road, Kelsey Creek, QLD 4800
  • Capacity: 130
  • Wedding Packages: All Inclusive

The Creek is an 800 acre working farm situated near Airlie Beach in the picturesque Whitsundays. The centrepiece of this property is an atmospheric barn that features timber slat walls, chandeliers, two interior bars and an adjoining outdoor area with epic mountain sunsets, festoon lighting and a fire pit. 

An inexpensive venue hire fee provides exclusive use of the farm and barn, affordable catering & drink options, an onsite wedding planner to coordinate set up and pack down, plus coach transfers for guests to Airlie Beach.

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Affordable Venues in Toowoomba

Silver Ridge cheap QLD Weddings
19. Silver Ridge Weddings

  • Location: 123 Silver Pinch Road, Silver Ridge, QLD 4352
  • Capacity: 150
  • Ceremony Venue Hire: $650+
  • Reception Venue Hire: $550+

The wedding gazebo at Silver Ridge has 360° views over Toowoomba Tabletop Mountain and offers an incredibly scenic and affordable location to get married. The ornate gazebo is accessed via a paved aisle that is surrounded by manicured lawns on a private cliff top estate.

There is a small undercover space with weather proofing that can be utilised for wedding receptions with up to 40 guests, and  Tiffany & Americana chairs are available for hire onsite.

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Reflections Lake Cooby Country Budget Weddings
20. Reflections Lake Cooby

  • Location: 239 Loveday Road, Geham, QLD 4352
  • Capacity: 300
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 150+
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

Reflections is a private 50 acre property with a scenic outlook over Lake Cooby. The relaxed country location has accommodation for 150+ guests onsite in a homestead, brand new cabins and bell tents, and with no curfew, a late-night bonfire site and plenty of open space for backyard cricket, offers a fun spot for destination weddings on a budget.

The waterfront wedding spaces include a permanently erected reception marquee that caters for up to 300 guests, and a rustic barn and function centre that seat 60 and 120 guests respectively. The inexpensive venue hire fee starts at $3,850 and includes a night in the homestead. Guests can book & pay their own accommodation. 

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Aberfeldy Farm Cheap Wedding Venue
21. Aberfeldy Farm

  • Location: 124 Macaulay Road, Westbrook, QLD 4350
  • Capacity: 140
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

Aberfeldy Farm is a 50 acre country estate that offers an all-in-one country location for ceremonies, photos and receptions just 20 minutes from Toowoomba. The owners of Aberfeldy Farm - Cass & Tony, take the hard work out of planning a country wedding by including full planning, styling and staff with one affordable venue hire fee.

The property comes with an elegant Hamptons-style barn that features 410m² of floor space, a romantic canopy of fairy lights and a custom bar & lounge area furnished with an interesting collection of street signs. Drinks are BYO and budget friendly wedding catering including a buffet option is provided by Southern Downs Catering from $35 per person.

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Jubris Hideaway Budget Venue
22. Jubri's Hideaway

  • Location: 63 Chelldan Avenue, Dalby, QLD 4405
  • Capacity: 80
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 14

Jubri's Hideaway is not your average wedding venue. It has a secret Balinese garden hidden behind authentic hand carved doors, a bush garden with rusted cars and tractors, a bamboo garden, a contemporary shed for wedding receptions and a quirky cocktail courtyard with a rustic outdoor bar.

Budget friendly wedding packages start at $8,499 including a night's accommodation for 6 people and everything else you need to execute your wedding except food, and BYO drinks. 

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Bunnyconnellen Budget Wedding Venue
23. Bunnyconnellen

  • Location: 286 Swain Road, Plainby, QLD 4355
  • Capacity: 250
  • Wedding Packages: DIY

Bunnyconnellen is a licensed country venue that offers unique outdoor weddings in a beautiful olive grove, luxe-rustic weddings in a renovated open-sided shed and beautiful wedding ceremonies immersed in the quintessential Queensland landscape. Fresh country air, huge Moreton Bay Fig trees and a picturesque lake with a romantic rowboat complete the wedding experience here.

Couples looking for a low key wedding venue will love this Darling Downs hideaway set on 250 acres just 45 minutes from Toowoomba. Affordable wedding packages are tailored to most budgets and with the option to hire in-house furniture. The premises is licensed.

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Affordable Venues in the Whitsundays

Daydream Island Affordable Weddings
24. Daydream Island Resort & Living Reef

  • Location: Daydream Island, Whitsundays, QLD
  • Capacity: 2 - 
  • Accommodation: Sleeps everyone
  • Wedding Packages: $4,500+

Situated at the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and immersed in the Whitsunday's picturesque scenery, Daydream Island is one of Queensland's most romantic wedding destinations. Just 30 minutes from the mainland by boat, the island offers a world-class location for weddings at budget friendly prices with affordable wedding & elopement packages starting at $4,500.

Facilities at the island include a beautiful glass chapel, private beaches, an infinity celebration deck on the ocean's edge, indoor & poolside function spaces and an underwater reception observatory. Wedding packages are fully customisable and come with an in-house events consultant to make planning your big day easy.  

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Affordable Venues in Northern QLD

Rainforest Lakes Inexpensive Wedding Venue
25. Rainforest Lakes

  • Location: 1030 Kennedy Highway, Kuranda, QLD 4881
  • Capacity: 600
  • Wedding Packages: $90/pp+

In tropical North Queensland, Rainforest Lakes is a budget friendly wedding location nestled amongst world heritage rainforest. Vows can be exchanged underneath swaying palms, in a cute country rotunda or waterfront on a floating pier.

Three reception venues are located within the grounds with affordable wedding packages starting at $90 per person. Micro weddings are also welcome and come with set up in private spots like this outdoor rotunda. Rainforest Lakes is a popular destination for weddings & elopements being just 30 minutes from Cairns.

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The Farm Plumeria Road Budget Weddings
26. The Farm Plumeria Road

  • Location: 405 Plumeria Road, Black River, QLD 4818
  • Capacity: 150
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

The Farm at Plumeria Road is an expansive 540 acre country wedding destination situated 25 minutes from Townsville between the base of Mt Black & Black River. Immersed in tranquil bushland, the property is a haven for nature lovers and features a huge 30x12m wedding shed that comes with an assortment of rustic props, decor and timber tables & chairs. 

The budget friendly venue hire fee provides exclusive use of the entire farm for as long as you wish to stay with the option of DIY glamping. You bring all your own suppliers to suit your budget.

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Kur Cow Barnwell Farm cheap weddings
27. KUR-Cow Barnwell Farm

  • Location: 112 Barnwell Road, Kuranda, QLD 4881
  • Capacity: 120
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 6
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

KUR-Cow Barnwell Farm is one of Queensland's best kept secrets when it comes to fun & thrifty weddings. Located a convenient thirty minutes from Cairns airport and just 6 minutes to the rainforest village of Kuranda, this little known 626 hectare working cattle farm offers budget friendly weddings with a couple of unique features.

In addition to weddings, KUR-Cow is open to the public for farm stays, horse rides and quad bike adventures. It has a purpose built hilltop arbor for weddings and transports guests to the scenic site via a tractor & trailer ride. For wedding receptions there is a marquee dining room and a sunset deck with beautiful views that comes fully catered according to your budget.

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Elite Barn Affordable Weddings Queensland
28. Elite Barn Weddings

  • Location: Hervey Range Road, Alice River, QLD 4817
  • Capacity: 300
  • Wedding Packages: DIY/BYO

Elite Barn Weddings is a low key wedding location set within an authentic Australian Outback landscape. Situated half an hour from Townsville, the property is perfect for country and rustic weddings with a huge open-sided barn for wedding receptions.

The barn is a dream DIY wedding location with a versatile blank canvas that suits all sorts of wedding vibes from glam shimmering gold palettes to vintage boho. Also onsite is an open-air, all white chapel that comes with rustic pews. 

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St Aubins QLD Cheap Venue
29. St Aubins Village

  • Location: 73-75 Canoona Road, West Rockhampton, QLD 4700
  • Capacity: 130
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 4
  • Wedding Venue Hire: $1,800

St Aubins Village centres around an 1889 era Queenslander homestead which is set on a 2 acre block surrounded by blooming gardens. The inexpensive wedding location is one of Rockhampton's oldest heritage sites, and is the perfect backdrop for modern outdoor weddings with seated dining and dancing under the beautiful tropical skies of Northern QLD.

When you hire St Aubins Village for your wedding, you get full access to the Homestead for wedding preparations and photos. Your chosen caterers are able to use the kitchen and food trucks are also welcome on the lawns. There are two cute cottages that sleep 2 guests each within the grounds.  

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