Melbourne’s Top 5 Small Wedding Venues – written by a Melbourne Wedding Photographer

Calling all starry-eyed couples! Melbourne, with its hidden nooks and dreamy corners, unveils a tapestry of intimate wedding venues perfect for your fairy-tale celebration. Here are five magical & intimate spots to weave magic into your special day. If you like any of these venues, let me know! I would love to hear from you & your wedding plans! You can find me on:

1. Glasshaus Inside & Outside: Where Urban meets Botanical

Step into the enchanting world of Glasshaus Inside nestled in Cremorne. Imagine saying “I do” surrounded by vibrant greenery in a converted warehouse that’s a secret garden of urban allure. Here, the air is filled with whispers of romance amidst a backdrop of lush foliage. You can see Sheetal & Andrews incredible Engagement Party hosted at Glasshaus here. Featured over on Ivory Tribe too, if you want to head over there to see the full gallery.

2. French Saloon Melbourne: Classic French Provincial Inner City

For couples seeking timeless elegance, in a small way, French Saloon is the perfect space. Located in the heart of Melbourne City at Hardware Lane, this location is perfect for those wanting a 50 guest maximum wedding! Adem & myself had our wedding here which you can see here. Our very own Wedding was held at French Saloon Melbourne in 2019, you can see the full story that was featured on Ivory Tribe, photography by Andrew Hardy.

3. Quat Quatta: A Fairytale Mansion

Steeped in history and dripping with charm, Quat Quatta in Ripponlea is a heritage-listed mansion straight out of a storybook. Wander through its majestic gardens and be transported to a realm where every corner whispers tales of timeless love and grandeur. The ceremony garden and canapé area is so perfect for a venue that has it all! Your guests don’t have to travel anywhere to enjoy! Take a look at Anne & Matthews Wedding at Quat Quatta Here. It was also featured on Nouba Blog, head over there to see the full story. Click the Youtibe video below to watch the Highlight Film I created of their incredible day!

4. Rupert on Rupert: Industrial Garden Chic!

In Collingwood lies Rupert on Rupert a hidden gem pulsating with modern chic and industrial charm. Its intimate ambiance, trendy decor, and delicious food & drink is one not to miss. I looooove working here because you can have it all in one location, which is so convenient for guests who are travelling from overseas or interstate. Check out Tricia & Hieu’s Rupert on Rupert Melbourne Wedding, featured on Together Journal & Carat’s & Cake. You can see Tricia & Hieu’s Wedding I shot at Rupert here. Or Steph & Justin’s Rupert Wedding.

5. Stones of the Yarra Valley: Rustic Romance in the Yarra Valley

While a short journey from Melbourne, Stones of the Yarra Valley is a rustic haven nestled amidst vineyards. A scenic, beautiful, whimsical high end venue for every wedding. From large to small weddings, you can have it all here. An intimate dinner, a long lunch at the stables, or a large sit down at the main barn. Also a lovely chapel onsite with the most incredible light. You can see Nicole & Benjamin’s Wedding at Stones here. You can see Dalena & Julian’s Stones wedding featured in Together Journal here.

These 5 wedding venues in Melbourne are like pages from a fairy-tale book, each offering a unique chapter for your love story. Whether you fancy urban greenery, timeless elegance, modern allure, or rustic romance, Melbourne’s diverse offerings promise a magical canvas to paint the picture-perfect wedding day.

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