Small Venues on the North Coast

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Looking for a small wedding venue on the North Coast of NSW? Here's a list of intimate wedding venues located on the northern coastline of NSW. All of these small wedding venues offer ceremony & reception spaces for micro & mini weddings as well as elopements.

If you're looking a small wedding package to celebrate your nuptials on the NSW North Coast you're in the right place. Here are 7 small wedding venues that come highly recommended by local celebrants and photographers.

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7 Small Wedding Venues - North Coast

Nelson Bay Lighthouse garden wedding venue
1. Nelson Bay Lighthouse

  • Location: Lighthouse Road, Nelson Bay, NSW 2315
  • Capacity: 100
  • Venue Hire Fee: $550

Quietly hidden behind the Nelson Bay Lighthouse is a small wedding ceremony venue that very few people know about. This beautiful and intimate wedding location has spectacular ocean views that stretch to Shoal Bay and take in the Tomaree & Yacaaba Headlands.

Not only is the Nelson Bay Lighthouse one of the most beautiful places to get married on the North Coast, it is also one of the cheapest. Venue hire fees start at $550 for micro weddings and elopements including chairs for guests, styling, ceremony set up & pack down and the services of a delightful wedding planner to arrange everything for you. 

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North Coast Wedding Venue Goolawah Bush Retreat
2. Goolawah Retreat

  • Location: 288 Point Plomer Rd, Crescent Head NSW 2440
  • Capacity: 30 - 150
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 32 + camping ($10,000 inc 2 nights)
  • Wedding Packages: DIY (typical spend $75 - $150/pp)

Goolawah Retreat is a 28 acre coastal wedding venue that caters perfectly for small destination weddings of 30 - 40+ guests. There are 5 onsite cottages that sleep 32 guests in total and extra guests are welcome to camp onsite.

Surrounded by native bushland, Goolawah Retreat is a very private & intimate wedding location with a brand new reception pavilion overlooking bush and ocean views. Guests can pay their own accommodation and you have the freedom to choose your own suppliers according to your budget. Pet friendly. No curfew. 

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Small Wedding Venue Tanilba House
3. Tanilba House

  • Location: 32 Caswell Cres, Tanilba Bay, NSW 2319
  • Capacity: 20 - 90
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 4
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive from $215/pp

Tanilba House is an intimate wedding venue in Port Stephens on the waterfront With 3 acres of private gardens surrounding an historic homestead, small garden party weddings are ideal here and there is an impressive arbor under which offers a unique setting for long table seated receptions in the great outdoors.

Mid week elopement packages for 4+ guests start at $3,900 including 2 hour venue hire & catering. Small weddings range from $215 - $360 per person with a 4 hour wedding experience inclusive of catering & drinks.

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The Banksias Wedding Property
4. The Banksias

  • Location: 1126 Point Plomer Rd, Crescent Head, NSW 2440
  • Capacity: 12+
  • Sleeps: 18 + Glamping
  • Wedding Venue Hire: $15,000

The Banksias is a luxury private property available to hire for small weddings in Crescent Head on the Mid North Coast. The property features expansive lawns where you can set up a little marquee or teepees, its own private waterway, a private golf course and tennis court and is secluded within native bush just minutes to the ocean. Wedding budgets are typically $800+ per person.

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Paradise Botanical Gardens is a small wedding venue for micro weddings
5. Paradise Botanical Gardens

  • Location: 147 Cherry Ln, Kulnura, NSW 2250
  • Capacity: 12+
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 8+

Paradise Botanical Gardens is an intimate wedding location in private gardens situated in the fresh country air 370m above sea level. Glamping amenities are provided in the gardens and there's also an Airbnb style cottage onsite.

Unique ceremony & reception venues perfect for micro weddings include a long table set up in the Roman Columns or a garden party marquee. Budget friendly, exclusive use, weekend hire, DIY/BYO.

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Small wedding venue villa vivante
6. Villa Vivante

  • Location: 111A Bruxner Park Rd, Korora, NSW 2450
  • Capacity: 40+
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 10
  • Wedding Packages: $600+/pp

Villa Vivante is a luxury Airbnb style villa that can be hired for small, private weddings with use of an onsite wedding concierge/planner. The property features a large formal dining room for small wedding receptions and a poolside courtyard for ceremonies overlooking the ocean. 

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BYO Wedding Venue Bombah

7. Bombah Point Eco Cottages

  • Location: 969 Bombah Point Rd, Bombah Point, NSW 2423
  • Capacity: 35
  • Accommodation: 6 Cottages ($3,800+ inc 2 nights) 

Bombah Point Eco Cottages is a 4.5 star retreat secluded in native Australian bushland near Hawkes Nest on the NSW North Coast. A communal reception space suit weddings of 25 seated guests or 35 for a cocktail reception. Fully DIY. Higher rates on weekends. Lots of wildlife.

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