Top 10 Wedding Photography Spots in Australia

Memories are preciously treasured through photographs. Special celebrations like weddings are the great epitome of the romantic moments captured by the lens of the camera. In Australia, they had the perfect wedding photography spots that will take your wedding portraits into another dimension. Therefore, we listed the Top 10 Wedding Photography Spots in Australia to help you in searching for the best places for your wedding photo shoot.

Top 10 Wedding Photography Spots in Australia

10. Parliament House, an outstanding and eminent wedding photoshoot

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The place is built in the midst of the reign of Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia. It is also known for being a wedding pictorial venue for those who want a civic and formal theme. It has been a part of the magnificent history of Australia which makes it a classic. Despite different cultures, soon-to-be-wed couples like to visit and use the venue for their wedding. It is a perfect place for a photoshoot together with the architectural background of the building.

Parliament House
Parliament Dr, Canberra ACT 2600, Australia
www.aph.gov.au
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9. Morning Star Estate, for a contemporarily themed wedding pictorial

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The Morning Star Estate is a modern luxurious structure that provides a wedding venue for wedding ceremonies and receptions. It will fully satisfy your needs and they will fairly accommodate an adjustment within your budget. You can have a romantic and fancy pictorial without costing too much money.  The bush and hedge will be your natural backdrop for your wedding photoshoot.

Morning Star Estate
1 Sunnyside Road, Mount Eliza Vic 3930
www.morningstarestate.com
[email protected]
03 9787 7760
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8. Observatory hill park, for a wedding photography full of splendid sceneries

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A whole sight of Sydney. It is a popular spot, even for the locals for its relaxing and priceless view. The park is built within the city and it has become a pastime for the locals, workers and tourists to visit it with a purpose of spending a time without the busy and hectic life in the city. It might be simple but its reflection of the essence of magical nature should really be a part of your wedding.

Observatory hill park
Upper Fort St, Millers Point NSW 2000, Australia
www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au
[email protected]
02 9265 9333
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7. Ironbark Hill, for a glimpse of the vineyard view in your wedding photos

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The Ironbark Hill has different places that offers breathtaking views of the vineyard. The most recommended place is the Enzo Cottage which is surrounded by award-winning restaurants on its wine and food trail. Peter Drayton Wine is also meant for accommodating wedding-related events such as reception and photography spots. The stunning sunset view at the vineyards is an ideal backdrop for your wedding portraits.

Ironbark Hill
694 Hermitage Rd, Pokolbin NSW 2320, Australia
ironbarkhill.com
[email protected]
02 6574 7085

6.Bible Gardens, for a spectacular wedding portrait

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If you’re a nature lover, the gorgeous garden terraces will complement your brilliant ideas and will go beyond your expectations. It is located at one of the most famous beaches in Australia, the Palm Beach. It is total complete package to have the serene ocean and majestic garden as a background for your photography. Some couple uses this place as their wedding venue too. 

Ironbark Hill
6a Mitchell Rd, Palm Beach NSW 2108, Australia
palmbeachbiblegarden.org
[email protected]
02 9970 1355
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5. Royal Botanic Garden, for a blossoming wedding pictorial

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The luminous botanical garden is the perfect place to feature in your wedding photos. It gives off a magical feeling through its unique structures that enlighten the visions of the visitors. You can have a  one of a kind insights and interactions with its excellent lights, music and visual designs. It will absolutely satisfy your wonders.

Royal Botanic Garden
Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
www.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au
[email protected]
 61 2 9231 8111
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4. The Grounds of Alexandria, for a photo shoot at a garden of paradise

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For a simple Australia Venue for a photo shoot, The Grounds of Alexandria is the perfect place. This venue also caters for wedding celebrations, receptions, and other events. It is a place meant for organizing your wedding plans. Most significantly, the Grounds’ Garden reflects the beauty of nature with its overflowing florals and sanctuaries. There are also vast event spaces for various purposes. The wedding photos will be an absolute natural.

The Grounds of Alexandria
Building 7A, 2 Huntley St, Alexandria, NSW, 2015
thegrounds.com
[email protected]
61 (2) 9699 2225
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3. Convent Hunter Valley, for a divine and sacred wedding pictorial

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The Convent in the Hunter Valley was originally a home for nuns making more pious.  provides a specific venue for wedding events which makes it convenient for the couples to have their photoshoot and wedding day in one place. The wedding coordinator of the Convent will guide you to their services and give the dream wedding you’ve always wanted to have.  

88 Halls Rd, Pokolbin NSW 2320, Australia
www.theconventhuntervalley.com
[email protected]
2 4998 4999
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2.Royal Exhibition Building, for a vintage and classic wedding photos

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It is the first building in the country to become a part of the World Heritage Sites’ list which makes it a renowned and honorable place. The building at Carlton Gardens was built in 1880, it has been a witness of the historical past of the country for several decades now. Many events and festivals are being held for an impressive facility. The interior design is an impeccable setting for a pictorial of the soon to be married couples.

Convent Hunter Valley
Royal Exhibition Building
9 Nicholson St, Carlton VIC 3053, Australia
museumvictoria.com
[email protected]
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1.Sydney Opera House, for an exclusive and grand wedding photoshoot

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Through the creative minds and ambitious ideas, the Sydney Opera house was built under the influence of ancient and modern times. Most couples choose this place because of its great architecture that makes every photo special.  It is located at one of the largest cities in Australia which is full of famous tourist attractions. You can also enjoy various fantastic performances after the shoot.

Sydney Opera House
Bennelong Point, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

www.sydneyoperahouse.com
[email protected]
 2 9251 3843
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South Head Walk – The Gap, for a tranquil and amicable wedding photos

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The main highlight of the wedding pictorials held at The Gap in South Head Walk is known to be the Homby Lighthouse at Watson Bay. With the stunning sunrise, couples can have a walk while being taken by the photographer. The simple and spontaneous takes will absolutely be marvelous. The place is also famous for its whale watching which is rare and beautiful. The blue water of the sea can make your photo shoot become natural, matching with the we cold wind on it.

South Head Walk
Sydney, Australia
www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au
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Bondi-Coogee walk, for an eventful long journey in your wedding photography

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Walk the various wonderful beaches in Australia, from Bondi Beach to Coogee beach. Your time will not be wasted for anything as the journey will surely be filled with fun and intimate moments. There is a specially designed staircase as a guide through the long walk. The beaches are surrounded with cafes, restaurants, and hotels. Along the way, you can stop, take a rest and enjoy the beauty of the ocean.

Bondi-Coogee walk
Arden Street, Coogee NSW 2031, Australia
www.bonditocoogeewalk.com
0406 333 665
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The Arts Centre, Melbourne, for a noble and dignified wedding photos

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The Arts Centre is known for its halls that conduct different kinds of events. It is mainly designed for theatrical purposes. The grand architecture that attracts the attention of the visitors has become one of the selected places for wedding pictorials. Both inside and outside of the halls complements the romantic and luxurious vide intended for the photos. After taking some shots, the couples can enjoy the impressive performances at the theaters.

The Arts Centre, Melbourne
100 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia
www.artscentremelbourne.com
61 1300 182 183
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Bare Island Fort, for a monumental wedding photography

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The fort is filled with the graceful green nature that enhances the eyeful view of the tourist attractions. Most couples take their wedding photos at the connected bridge between the fort to the La Perouse. It is known for using in the action-packed scenes at some movies. With the raging waves of the ocean and the lovely couples, it will be a fantastic experience.

Bare Island Fort
Anzac Parade, La Perouse NSW 2036
www.sydney.com
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Sydney Observatory view, for a superb wedding pictorial

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The Sydney Observatory view is one of the popular highlights and landmark in the city of Sydney. Not only a place for a wedding photoshoot, this place can be the highlight for your Australian wedding photoshoot.  The wide view of nature will surely be a marvelous backdrop for your wedding. Be it day or night, the experience will surely be a wonderful and sensational one.

Sydney Observatory view
1003 Upper Fort St. Observatory Hill, Millers Point, The Rocks, Sydney
maas.museum
[email protected]
61 (02) 9217 0111
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A wedding celebration is only a once in a lifetime event so make sure to choose the right place. Australia is just one of the countries which have spectacular sightseeings that will undeniably assure you a good time and the best wedding photos. Hope that our list of Top 10 Wedding Photography Spots in Australia helped you in deciding an amazing place for a wedding photoshoot.

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