Venues for every wedding theme

Wedding at RACV Torquay Resort

Jessica Taylor Yates

Posted March 16, 2022

Whether you want to get married on the beach or beneath the sparkling skyscrapers of the city, we’ve got the perfect list of wedding destinations for you and your partner to say, ‘I do.’

From sweeping ocean views to gourmet meals in wine country, anyone who wants to get married has their own idea of what a ‘perfect’ wedding looks like. While some may find 'paradise’ amongst native bushland, beaches, and wildlife, others prefer a more contemporary setting amongst historical buildings and city life.

Whether you’re looking for an event that is big or small, local, or a destination wedding, you can have the day of your dreams with a wedding at one of the below locations around Australia.


Best wedding venues for every theme

Beach wedding venues Victoria

Torquay Resort, Great Ocean Road

Picture yourself in wedding photos with the sand between your toes and panoramic ocean views. If your style is more sea than cityscape, consider a wedding with a beachside backdrop at the RACV Torquay Resort at the iconic Number 1 Great Ocean Road.

While you can get your photos taken on the magnificent surf beaches in Torquay and JanJuc, you’re still able to dine and party in style with an elegant seaside event, whether it’s a stand-up cocktail party or a sit-down banquet with fresh local ingredients. 

With a selection of spaces for pictures, from the Grand Ballroom with picturesque views of the ocean to the onsite golf course, the location lends itself to your style, whether you’re looking for a rustic revival or modern contemporary.

Accommodation discounts are also available for guests attending on-site weddings, where you can elect to treat your party to extras such as a post-wedding brunch, golf day on the green, or sparkling afternoon tea, making your seaside wedding a weekend getaway for all to enjoy.

Capacity: Up to 410 guests.

See the stunning pictures of weddings at the RACV Torquay Resort.


A spectacular wedding at RACV Torquay Resort.
Magnificent views at the RACV Torquay Resort.
A blooming good time at the RACV Torquay Resort.

Cape Schanck Resort, Mornington Peninsula

If you prefer your seaside views on the other side in Port Phillip Bay, consider having your nuptials a short 75-minute drive from Melbourne at RACV Cape Schanck Resort. With stunning seascapes views of the Bass Strait amongst native bushland, take the opportunity for a wedding ceremony in the Tea Tree Garden or Horizon Terrace. 

Make photo memories alongside the spectacular floor-to-ceiling views of the ocean and golf course in one of the onsite ballrooms, before dining on a meal from onsite chefs paired with Mornington Peninsula’s famous wines.

Capacity: Up to 400 guests.

Get inspired by pictures of weddings at RACV Cape Schanck Resort.


The spectacular staircase makes for stunning wedding photos at RACV Cape Schanck Resort.
The RACV Cape Schanck Resort.

Inverloch Resort, South Gippsland

Down on the Bass Strait, you’ll find the spectacular RACV Inverloch Resort, perfect for those looking for a beachside wedding without compromising on elegance and style.

With idyllic views of natural bushland and native wildlife, combined with the beauty of the coastline from Anderson Inlet to Cape Paterson, it’s the perfect wedding location for bush and beach lovers alike.

Capacity: Up to 200 guests.

Get inspired by wedding pictures at RACV Inverloch Resort.


Ocean views for a wedding at the RACV Inverloch Resort.
Stunning landscapes for a wedding shoot in Inverloch.
Panoramic ocean views for a wedding at the RACV Inverloch Resort.

Country wedding venues Victoria

Goldfields Resort, Goldfields, Ballarat, and Daylesford Region

Can you picture yourself getting married amongst mother nature? At RACV Goldfields Resort, celebrate in the fairy-tale forests by saying ‘I Do’ amongst enchanted native gardens and Victoria’s breathtaking flora and fauna. Enjoy the sound of natural wildlife as the soundtrack to your pre-dinner drinks and canapés followed by a magical reception featuring locally sourced produce.

Plus, with on-site facilities the whole family will love, such as a world-class golf course, games room, as well as an on-site bar and places to dine, you and your guests will have everything they need for an unforgettable night in nature.

Capacity: Up to 400 guests.

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Some of the delectable desserts from the chefs at RACV.
RACV Goldfields Resort.

Winery region wedding venues Victoria

Healesville Country Club & Resort, Yarra Valley

Weddings in wine regions have been all the rage the past few years, and it’s easy to see why. From breathtaking views of rollicking hills to the romantic aura of the countryside - and of course, the wine - a wedding in this picturesque setting is perfect for vino connoisseurs and nature lovers alike.

Just over an hour from Melbourne, The RACV Healesville Country Club & Resort is in Victoria’s premier wine region, the Yarra Valley. Whether it’s under the magnificent Gazebo with a stunning Yarra Valley backdrop, or enjoying local wines in The Grand Conservatory, the Resort has a range of options to suit every wine and nature lover.

Plus, with an award-winning golf course located at the foothills of the Great Dividing Range, your guests are sure to make a weekend out of your unforgettable big day. 

Capacity: Up to 200 guests.

Watch videos of weddings at the RACV Healesville Country Club & Resort.


A wedding at the RACV Healesville Resort.
A wedding at the RACV Healesville Resort.

City wedding venues in Melbourne

City Club, Melbourne

Prefer the idea of a wedding closer to home? If your dream wedding consists of stunning skyline Melbourne views, fine dining, a sophisticated setting, and an exquisitely curated menu, look no further than the RACV City Club.

The award-winning club in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD boasts a spectacular array of in-house options for ceremonies and receptions, including a library, rooftop terrace, and Club Pavilion, to name a few.

With a myriad of suppliers on-site to ensure your day runs smoothly, from One Spa & Barber to accommodation and parking, create elegance with ease at this stylish city wedding location.

Capacity: Up to 340 guests.

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The City Club Ballroom in Melbourne.
Wedding photos with sky high city views at the RACV City Club.
Decadent dining for a wedding at the RACV City Club.
A selection of cakes prepared by RACV chefs for your wedding 'do.

Destination wedding venues Australia

This one is for those couples itching to turn their dream wedding into a holiday extravaganza. And why not?

Weddings are a special occasion, and so if you want to make your day truly something unique and unforgettable, why not go on location and bring the party with you? There’ll be relaxed vibes for everyone involved when the celebration is intertwined with a refreshing break that will have your guests dancing the night away.

Hobart Hotel, Tasmania

History buffs who love a cityscape but still want a weekend away can indulge in the unique charm of the RACV Hobart Hotel, where a range of ceremony and reception options are available for those looking for a trip across the Bass Strait.

With sandstone walls and a pitched roof in a historic building with contemporary design, a wedding in Hobart is the perfect mix of old and new. Your wedding party can indulge in photos in the historical stables, the Cascade Brewery, and opulent entry staircase, followed by a reception in one of the five contemporary spaces at the Hotel in the heart of Hobart.

Capacity: Up to 220 guests.

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Romance blooms with a wedding at the RACV Hobart Hotel.
The luxurious interior for a wedding at the RACV Hobart Hotel.

Noosa Resort, Sunshine Coast

Looking for a trip to the sunshine state without compromising on style? At the award-winning RACV Noosa Resort, have a glamorous getaway amongst the poolside lagoon and adjoining natural conservation sanctuary.

Featuring an undercover terrace and reception room with tranquil natural views, this exclusive location provides the perfect way to share the love with a relaxed vibe under sun-soaked skies.

Capacity: Up to 240 guests.

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A happy couple getting married at the RACV Noosa Resort.
The scene is set for festivities to begin!
Wedding dining on the terrace at the RACV Noosa Resort.

Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast

It’s easy to see why hundreds of couples head to RACV Royal Pines Resort on the Gold Coast every year to get married. Whether you want to exchange vows amongst Australian timber and Italian marble in the resort’s chapel, or head outdoors overlooking the resort lakes with an outdoor ceremony in the resort gardens, make your wedding dreams come true where the beach and rainforest collide.

With a myriad of options to make your day unique, from a fun-loving photoshoot in golf buggies on the award-winning golf course, a Garden party or even hiring your own butler for the day, make the day truly your own while living it up on a luxury holiday with your nearest and dearest.

Capacity: Up to 1000 guests. 


A happy couple on their wedding day at RACV Royal Pines Resort.
Let the sun shine in at RACV Royal Pines Resort.

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