Dreaming of a picturesque setting overlooking the water and city skylines for your wedding? The banks of the Yarra River in Melbourne’s CBD make the most spectacular backdrop for your waterfront wedding celebration. With breathtaking views of the river and an abundance of natural sunlight, these waterfront venues offer diverse spaces to choose from that completely light up at night. From the moment you arrive, you’ll be swept away by the charm of the city and picture-perfect Yarra River views. These all-in-one venues can host your wedding day from start to finish, including your ceremony, reception and wedding photos – making it ideal for any time of year.

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Showtime Events Centre

Highlighting a converted warehouse that has been redesigned and repurposed to a stunning venue; Showtime Events Centre is your first pick for a stunning waterfront wedding. This one-of-a-kind versatile blank canvas space venue can be as minimalist as you’d like or can be transformed into a sophisticated soiree with glittering chandeliers and sparkly lights.

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Cargo Hall

Cargo Hall, a former docking shed turned into a charming and rustic event space with modern luxuries, can be transformed into the wedding venue of your dreams. The river facing glass conservatory is a fully enclosed indoor/outdoor area which makes it a perfect spot for your guests to mingle and enjoy canapes while enjoying the city views. Fantastic for summer days, as the sun streams through or even better during winter nights, looking at the stars while immersed in the warmth of the venue.

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Elevate your love story at Aerial, a premier indoor wedding venue with exceptional feature of the staircase, gold detailing, soaring ceilings, statement bar, opulent marble floors and stunning 180 panoramic views of the city skyline and the Yarra River. With public transport and parking readily available and great hotels just a short walk away, this convenient location is a modern dream wedding come true.


Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium

For a unique experience, celebrate your wedding at Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium in an underwater venue. With multiple spaces to choose from, whichever you choose will be a striking backdrop of sharks, penguins and thousands of other ocean creatures enjoying the crystal-clear water. From intimate wedding dinners to large celebrations, Sea Life is an inspired choice for any couple seeking an indoor wedding venue with an aquatic twist.

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Polly Woodside

Polly Woodside is one of Melbourne’s most iconic and spectacular venue. Built in 1885, this nineteenth century ocean-going trading ship has travelled the world and is now settled in the heart of South Wharf along the Yarra River. Be enchanted by this amazing venue with the gallery space, theatrette and outdoor entertainment area as well as the option of using the ship both above and below deck. With panoramic views along the Yarra River combined with the atmosphere of this historical vessel, your special onboard occasion will be one to remember.




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