OUR STORY WITH THE COUPLE: We met with the lovely couple and according to Kane, it did not take long for Taleisha to fall in love with our candid and documentary wedding photography style. Without too many words, we quickly discovered ...
Sheldon Reception basic information Address: 608-614 Somerville Rd, Sunshine West VIC 3020 Phone: (03) 9364 8222 Opening hours: 9am- 5pm (weekday); 10am- 4pm (weekend) Sheldon Reception as a Melbourne Wedding Venue Located in t...
St Mary Star of the Sea basic information: Address: 33 Howard St, West Melbourne VIC 3003 Phone: (03) 9108 6653 Opening hours: 7am-6am (weekdays); 9am-7pm (weekend) Metropolis Events basic information: Address: Level 4/3 Southgate Ave,...
Married on the 4th of March 2023, Sarah and Andrew’s wedding ceremony and reception were both held at Welcome to Thornbury. As an experienced Melbourne city wedding photographer, I have had the pleasure of documenting the once-in-a-lif...
Overnewton Castle basic information: Address: 51 Overnewton Rd, Keilor VIC 3036 Hours: 9am-3pm Phone: (03) 9331 6367 Manor on High basic information: Address: 519 High St, Epping VIC 3076 Hours: 10am-5pm Phone: (03) 9401 3111 Man...
BRIEF: Taner and Izel, their wedding ceremony was held at the Langham Hotel and reception was held at the Lakeside Banquet & Convention Centre in Taylors Lake. WEDDING VENUE: Located in Taylors Lake, the Lakeside Banquet & Convention C...
The Timber Yard Port Melbourne basic information: Address: 351 Plummer St, Port Melbourne VIC 3207 Phone: (03) 9070 3470 The Timber Yard as a Melbourne Wedding Venue Located in the Port Melbourne, the Timber Yard stands as a on...
Aerial as a Melbourne Rooftop Wedding Venue Discover limitless possibilities at Aerial, the rooftop wedding venue that embodies modern elegance, making it the ideal destination for couples envisioning a sophisticated and stylish wedding....
Stones of the Yarra Valley basic information Address: 14 St Huberts Rd, Coldstream VIC 3770 Phone: 0387273000 Opening hours: 11am-9:30pm Stones of the Yarra Valley as a Melbourne Wedding Venue Nestled among the rolling hills an...
Bramleigh Estate basic information: Address: 420 Ringwood-Warrandyte Rd, Warrandyte VIC 3113 Phone: (03) 9844 3013 Opening hours: open 9am-5pm Bramleigh Estate as a Yarra Valley Wedding Venue Located on the doorstep of the picturesqu...
Narmbool basic information: Address: 440 Horsehill North Rd, Elaine VIC 3334 Phone: (03) 5337 1188 Narmbool as a rustic Wedding Venue Narmbool is one of my favourite wedding venue which is only 30 minutes from Ballarat. Managed and ove...
BRIEF: Kristen and Darren were married on the 12th of March 2021, their wedding ceremony and wedding reception were both held at the Werribee Mansion. WEDDING VENUE: Built in the 1870, Werribee Mansion is probably one of the most renow...
Musikids basic information Address: 40 Lincoln Causeway, Gateway Island VIC 3691 Phone: (02) 6021 7777 Opening hours: 8:30am – 5:30pm (Monday- Thursday); 8:30am – 1pm (Friday); 8-10:30am (Saturday) Canvas Eatery – Albury basi...
The Park Melbourne basic information: Address: 36 Lakeside Dr, Melbourne VIC 3206 Phone: (03) 8563 0091 Opening hours: 9am-5pm Monday to Friday, closed on weekends for weddings The Park Melbourne as a Melbourne Wedding Venue Bein...
Quat Quatta basic information Address: 17 Quat Quatta Ave, Ripponlea VIC 3185 Phone: (03) 9528 6483 Quat Quatta as a Melbourne Wedding Venue Situated in the southeastern outskirts of Melbourne, just a 20-minute drive from the...
Luminare basic information Address: Cnr Browns Lane &, York St, South Melbourne VIC 3205 Phone: 0384169700 Opening hours: 6pm-1am (weekday); 7am-1am (weekend) Luminare as a Melbourne city Wedding Venue Luminare is a luxury mode...
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– Why getting married in Melbourne city
As a Melbourne wedding photographer, I believe the Melbourne CBD is the perfect location to say ‘I do’. When it comes to weddings, the Melbourne city certainly has lots of things to offer: we are talking about beautiful wedding photo locations for stunning Melbourne wedding photography, as well as lots of unique wedding venues to choose to fit your one-of-a-kind wedding.
– What makes Melbourne city great for wedding photography
If you are looking to do stunning wedding photography on your wedding day, look no further than the Melbourne CBD. From modern art centres to historical 18th century Victorian architectures, the abundant choices on wedding photo locations are part of the reason why Melbourne city is regarded as the cultural capital of Australia.
If you are holding a vintage and classic wedding at the Melbourne CBD, then the Parliament House as well as the Royal Exhibition Building is the perfect location for classic and timeless wedding photography. If you prefer candid and natural wedding photography with greenery backdrop, Melbourne CBD offers the Royal Botanic Gardens as well as Carlton Gardens for wedding photos.
Lastly, couples who are getting married in Melbourne CBD will be benefited with superior convenience on the wedding day as everything are located closely together. Whether you want to do two different styles of wedding location photos, or you are only having a short gap between ceremony and wedding reception, you will appreciate the convivence that Melbourne city offers.
– Best 5 Wedding Venues in Melbourne city we’ve shot at
I know if you are reading this page, chances are you might have already settled your dream wedding venue and you are in the process of finding for a Melbourne wedding photographer to capture your big day.
But I still I recommend you to read this list as not only I will share my wedding venue insight as a wedding photographer, you will also get a clearer idea on how to pair wedding photo locations with your wedding style which I will discuss in next chapter.
Mural Hall – Chic European ballroom with stunning interior décor
Secretly located on the sixth floor of the Bourke Street Myer, the Mural hall stands as one of the most unique wedding venues you can find in Melbourne City. Inspired by the 10-pieces collections of murals, together with its vintage interior and European ballroom, this Melbourne CBD wedding venues boasts a sense of classic and vintage feel for wedding photography.
Address: 314 Bourke street, Melbourne City
Metropolis Events – premium event space inside Melbourne City
The Metropolis Events stand as one of the premium event spaces for weddings in Melbourne city. This Melbourne CBD wedding venue boasts nine-metre floor to ceiling windows, allowing uninterrupted view of the Melbourne city skyline. The rooftop terrace as well as the designer interior also provides an excellent backdrop for modern and contemporary styled wedding photography.
Address: Level 4/3 Southgate Ave, Southbank
RACV City Club – Rooftop wedding venue in the heart of the Melbourne city
Located in the heart of the Melbourne city, together with the spacious function room and its magnificent skydeck, the RACV City Club is one of the most sought-after rooftop wedding venues.
As a Melbourne CBD wedding photographer, I love weddings at the RACV City Club. This rooftop wedding venue boasts a modern and minimalistic design, with large floor-to-ceiling window, a grand dance floor as well as the skydeck in front of the Melbourne city skyline, the RACV City Club almost guarantees for stunning wedding photography.
Address: 501 Bourke Street, Melbourne City
Mon Bijou – hidden gem penthouse wedding venue
Mon Bijou is a compact, intimate yet exquisite wedding venue that is perfect for small sized weddings inside Melbourne city. Inspired by luxury French jewels, this luxury penthouse space boast unparallel décor like no others: floor-ceiling windows, bold gem-like colours, reflective surfaces and luxury furniture. The Mon Bijou is one of the most unique wedding venues in Melbourne CBD that is set to give your wedding photography a touch of luxury and exotic feel.
Address: 187 Flinders Lane, Melbourne City
Crown Aviary – Rooftop wedding venue overlooks Yarra River and city skylines
The Crown Aviary is one of the newest and most exclusive rooftop wedding venues you can find in Melbourne city. Its rooftop terrace offers uninterrupted view of the Yarra River as well as the entire Melbourne city skyline, which make up a stunning backdrop for wedding photography.
Address: 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank
Alto Event Space – Lavish rooftop wedding venue inside Melbourne City
The rooftop feature is only one of the reasons why Alto has become one of the most popular rooftop wedding venues in Melbourne City. Walk in this excellent Melbourne rooftop wedding venue, you will immediately fall in love with the lavish and elegant vibe it provides. With plenty of space available, Alto’s rooftop can be used as your wedding ceremony place as well, fitting up to a hundred guests at a time. Not to mention you will be enjoying the stunning city skyline view as the perfect backdrop for wedding photography.
Address: Top floor, Melbourne GPO Building, Melbourne City
Melbourne Town Hall –luxury Melbourne city venue set to Wow your guests
Steeped in history, the Melbourne Town Hall is the Melbourne city wedding venue that stands as the embodiment of luxury. The famous balcony offers spectacular backdrop for wedding photography and the majestic Grand Hall provides immaculate space for your night reception.
Address: Corner Swanston and Collins Streets, Melbourne City
Top 10 Wedding Photo Locations in Melbourne City
ACCA – Best wedding photo location for car shots
Set on Stuart Street in Southbank, the ACCA is famous for its contemporary architecture backdrop for wedding photography. If you looking to do car photography for your wedding limo or vintage cars, the ACCA is the perfect location for its stunning backdrop.
Address: 111 Sturt St, Southbank
Chanel Melbourne City – Perfect location for elegant styled wedding photography
Set on Flinders Lane, the Chanel Melbourne boutique store offers couples a clean and contemporary architecture render wall for modern and elegant wedding photography. the Chanel Melbourne city store is also located closely to the Grand Hyatt hotel which offers great convenience for couples marrying there.
Address: 140 Flinders Ln, Melbourne City
Hosier Lane – graffiti lane way for unique styled wedding photography
Known as the most iconic place for Melbourne’s street art, Hosier Lane is a unique place to do wedding photo locations. Featuring rich and vibrant colours as well as edgy graffiti, the Hosier Lane provides a vibrant and unique backdrop for wedding photography.
Address: Hosier Ln, Melbourne City
Design Hub, RMIT University – Modern architecture for minimalistic wedding photography
If you are getting married in North-Eastern side of the Melbourne CBD such as Richmond and Collingwood, the RMIT Design Hub is a great place to go if you want to do modern wedding photography.
Featuring round mirror rendered wall as well as the pathway with full height glass on sides, the RMIT university Design Hub brings a touch of modern and artistic feel to wedding photography.
Address: Building 100, Victoria St, Carlton
Victoria Barracks – historic building and ivy wall for stunning wedding photography
Located on St Kilda Road in Southbank, the Victoria Barracks stand as one of the most impressive 19th century buildings in terms of the historical and architectural vibe. Featuring green ivy wall as well as timeless building, this place is the perfect wedding photo location for stunning wedding photography.
Address: 256 – 310 St Kilda Road Melbourne City
Parliament House – Historical Victorian architecture for timeless wedding photography
Situated on Spring Street, the Parliament House stands as one of the most popular wedding photo locations in Melbourne city for classic and vintage styled wedding photography. The grand stairs, stone pillars as well as the flooring provide excellent backdrop for timeless wedding photography.
Address: Spring Street, East Melbourne
Fitzroy Gardens – Manicured gardens and lawns in the heart of the Melbourne city
When you are celebrating your wedding day in Melbourne city and looking to feature some natural greeneries to your wedding photography, the Fitzroy Gardens is then the perfect wedding photo location to consider.
Featuring the majestic tree-lined pathway, the Conservatory, River God Fountain as well as the Temple of the Wind, the Fitzroy Gardens offers a tranquil and natural space for candid wedding photography.
Address: Lansdowne St, East Melbourne
Old Treasury Building – Classic Victorian building for timeless wedding photography
Situated on Spring Street in Melbourne city, the Old Treasury Building is regarded as the finest public building exterior in Australia. Nowadays, the Old Treasury Building is known as the place for civil marriage, and the exterior of the building is a must do wedding photo locations for couples who are getting married there.
Featuring grand stairs as well as the historical building, couples can do timeless and vintage wedding photography with this stunning backdrop.
Address: 20 Spring St, East Melbourne