5 venues to consider when planning your wedding in Perth
Picking the perfect venue for your wedding day can be a challenge. With so many venues out there to choose from, it can almost make your wedding day planning feel like a chore instead of a joyful and fulfilling experience. That is just one of the reasons I have created this resource outlining 5 venues to consider when you start the planning process.
Each of these wedding venues in Perth and surrounds, caters to a variety of people depending on if you enjoy more of a traditional setting or the opposite, more of a warehouse style wedding. Beyond just the normal wedding day that your venue provides, each of these venues provide unique and stunning photo opportunities to capture the celebration of your love for one another for years to come in the future.
Although not an extensive list, this hopefully will serve as a launching point for you to tell your love story in the most authentic and unforgettable way possible.
1. CHAPEL FARM
Just 30 minutes from Perth CBD, you will find that Chapel farm is your rustic charm getaway. It was a working farm for over 90 years, then in 2000 the bones of Chapel farm were bought by the Walker family.
The venue features a natural lake, views of the Perth Hills and Chapel farm's cellar, filled with premium wines providing a casual indoor area that opens up to the main reception area - The courtyard. The space has a seated capacity of 200 guests and the courtyard includes a built-in jarrah dance floor and complimentary fairy and festoon lighting.
This venue provides 4 different spots where you can choose to hold certain events of the day. The courtyard - Main reception area, The Lake - ceremony area, The waterfall area - canapés and pre-dinner drinks and The Chapel and Presbytery - Multi-use area (Ceremony location, family photos).
Chapel farm cost
Depending on time of year, day and time, venue hire at Chapel Farm can start from as little as $500. In addition, they have multiple wedding packages available for bar, catering and other services. The venue also features on site parking and accomodation.
Want to learn more about Chapel farm and get all the details you need to plan a beautiful rustic wedding? Visit https://www.chapelfarm.com.au/weddings
2. estate at chapel farm
Located next to our first venue - Chapel Farm - You will find their newest venue, Estate at Chapel Farm.
The Estate also boasts rustic charm and has a seated capacity of up to 300 guests. This new venue offers fully enclosed and semi-enclosed options with air-conditioning to keep you cool in the warmer months.
Originally the Estate was a winery founded in the early 1900s and was repurposed using recycled materials to maintain its' rustic style. It is home to a 300 litre distillery, brewery and winery, features stained glass windows from the 1800s and overlooks whimsical vineyards.
The Estate has 4 main areas to celebrate your big day:
The church barn - Main reception area
Jane Brook Deck - Ceremony area/pre-dinner drinks and canapes
Vignacourt Gardens - Ceremony area/Canapes and pre-dinner drinks
Chapel Lane - Ceremony area
The Estate cost
The starting price for a wedding at The Estate is $1500. In addition, they have multiple wedding packages available for bar, catering and other services. The venue also features on site parking and accomodation.
Want to learn more about The Estate and get all the details you need to plan a beautiful rustic wedding? Visit https://www.chapelfarm.com.au/weddings
3. Fridays studio
If you're looking for an industrial style venue, look no further than Fridays Studio.
This New York style warehouse is located on Old Aberdeen Place in West Perth. This hidden gem is originally a photography studio but has become very popular for weddings. With white painted walls, polished concrete floors and exposed brick, it is the perfect blank canvas for you to express your creativity and fulfil your wedding pinterest board dreams!
Being a photography studio, it comes with an abundance of light, beautiful large windows and high ceilings so you can just imagine the one of a kind photo opportunities you can get here.
Fridays Studio can accomodate up to 150 seated guests in Studio 1 and up to 40 seated guests in Studio 2. The venue features air conditioning and on site free parking.
Want to learn more about Fridays Studio and get all the details you need to plan a beautiful industrial style wedding? Visit https://www.fridaysstudio.com.au/
4. buckland estate
If you're after more of a classic style, Buckland Estate is a go to choice.
It's a beautiful Victorian Georgian Manor that was established in 1836 and completed in 1874. Located roughly 100 kilometres East of Perth in the Avon Valley between Northam and Toodyay, what was once a social centre for national and international dignitaries, is now a private residence.
Buckland Estate offers many location options for your ceremony, pre-dinner drinks and reception and has stunning countryside views in every direction. There is also plenty of accomodation on site for 60 people plus the glamping tents which can accomodate over 100 people in total so your guests can enjoy themselves and not have to worry about how they'll get home.
Buckland Estate is one of the most popular wedding venues in WA and with its' beautiful interiors and rich history, it's no surprise as to how it got that reputation.
Buckland Estate cost
The starting price for a wedding at Buckland Estate is $1295. In addition, they have multiple wedding packages available as well as being able to create custom packages dependent on your requirements.
Want to learn more about Buckland Estate and get all the details you need to plan a beautiful classical wedding? Visit https://www.bucklandestate.com.au/weddings/
5. Moana hall
Moana Hall is a hidden gem within the Perth CBD, located at the end of Hay Street Mall. This glamorous venue has everything you need to have a beautiful wedding day and is a super convenient option for your guests, not having to travel too far from home.
Inspired by the Gatsby era, Moana Hall presents stunning heritage features, dramatic high ceilings, a full service bar, a large balcony and of course the ICONIC arched windows, bringing in so much natural light offering amazing photo opportunities.
The venue can accomodate up to 120 seated guests and it has the flexibility of hosting your ceremony, reception or both. Want to learn more about Moana Hall and get all the details you need to plan a glamour filled wedding? Visit https://www.moanahall.com/weddings
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