Dating back to the gold rush days of the 1850s, the former gold fields surrounding Ballarat and Bendigo lay the foundations to Australia’s cultural heritage, and the selection of wedding venues on offer today.
Built upon the former Gold Fields of Ballarat and Bendigo, you will find wedding venues including Providence Gully, Lynvale Estate, Chateau Dore and Cleveland Winery. Each wedding venue provides a picturesque backdrop of the Australian landscape and bush for your wedding photographs, should you choose.
Also listed in our wedding venues Ballarat directory, are several historic buildings serving as wedding venues that date back to the days of the gold rush. Pratty’s Patch, a 150-year-old historic stone cottage near Bendigo provides fantastic old-fashioned pub meals in a rustic cottage setting, while Eagle Hawk Country House Hotel in Maldon features multiple function settings, including a ladies lounge, traditional gardens and accommodation options. On a similar note, located in the heart of Ballarat is the historic George Hotel and Craig’s Royal Hotel, famed as one of Australia’s most prestigious hotels with its elegant and charming design. For the more adventurous couples, you may want to consider having your wedding in the Old Castlemaine Gaol, originally built to house offenders from the goldfields, providing a rich historic touch to your big day.
Our Ballarat wedding venues directory also feature contemporary-styled wedding venues throughout the region of Ballarat and Bendigo. Some of your wedding venue options include the upscale Mercure Ballarat Hotel, the Ballarat Golf Club, The Forge, and The Boardwalk Bendigo, for a luxurious experience. Please use our directory to view the extensive selection of wedding venues in Ballarat and Bendigo region.