Weddings are such a special time and Australia has some of the most special destinations in the world that are perfect places to get married. That is why we have already featured quite a few different wedding venues. Today, we will be featuring some beautiful outdoor wedding destinations near Sydney. Here are some links to our previous wedding destination features from all over Australia.

Top 10 Wedding Destinations in Australia (Part One)

Top 10 Wedding Destinations in Australia (Part Two)

Places to Get Married in Victoria and New South Wales

Top Wedding Destinations in Western Australia

More Wedding Destinations in Western Australia

Getting Married in Queensland

Best Wedding Spots in Victoria

Best Wedding Sports in Victoria (Part Two)

Now, we present some of the most beautiful, spectacular, and awe inspiring places to get married in the great outdoors near Sydney:

Getting Married at Copes Lookout Overlooking Sydney Harbour

Copes Lookout

Copes Lookout Wedding Photo Credit: EasyWeddings.com.au

Copes Lookout

Copes Lookout Wedding Photo Credit: EasyWeddings.com.au

Copes Lookout

Copes Lookout Wedding Photo Credit: EasyWeddings.com.au

If a small, intimate wedding is on your agenda, this is one of the most spectacular places to tie the knot in Australia with Sydney’s icons in the background. Copes Lookout is located right on Sydney Harbour under the Sydney Harbour Bridge and right across from the Sydney Opera House. The nearby Jeffrey Street Wharf means that the bride and groom and/or guests can arrive by boat or water taxi.

Bungaribee Pavilion Park Wedding near Sydney

Bungaribee Pavilion

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Bungaribee Pavilion

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Bungaribee Pavilion

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Colebee Centre

Colebee Centre Wedding Photo Credit: ColebeeCentre.com.au

The Bungaribee Pavilion is located in Doonside, which is about a 40 minute drive north west of Sydney. The pavilion is in a private area of Nurragingy Reserve which makes a perfect setting for a private, small ceremony. The pavilion and bridge also make excellent backdrops for wedding photos. Parking is easy and plentiful and the Colebee Centre is nearby where you can have the wedding reception after the outdoor ceremony. The Colebee Centre offers different packages and boasts a customer service specialty to help you take care of all the details to make your wedding the best day ever.

Bella Vista Farm – An Old Country Style Wedding near Sydney

Bella Vista Farm

Bella Vista Farm Wedding Photo Credit: EasyWeddings.com.au

Bella Vista Farm

Bella Vista Farm Wedding Photo Credit: EasyWeddings.com.au

Bella Vista Farm

Bella Vista Farm Wedding Photo Credit: EasyWeddings.com.au

Bella Vista Farm

Bella Vista Farm Wedding Photo Credit: BellaVistaFarm.com.au

Located in the Hills District just about 30 minutes north west of Sydney, this is a quaint and picturesque scene for your wedding ceremony. Bella Vista Farm Park has been around since the 1700’s so it has old world charm and a nature setting too. There are different backdrops you can choose from for your wedding among the 20 hectares of rural parklands. The farm has a beautifully restored two-storey homestead with heritage gardens and much more to offer couples. It is easy to find the perfect layout for your taste.

Centennial Parklands Wedding near Sydney’s CBD

Centennial Park

Central Parklands Wedding Photo Credit: CentralParklands.com.au

Centennial Park

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Centennial Park

Central Parklands Wedding Photo Credit: EasyWeddings.com.au

Centennial Park

Central Parklands Wedding Photo Credit: EasyWeddings.com.au

If you want to have your wedding near Sydney’s CBD, but aren’t keen on the idea of a wedding ceremony with harbour views, you can achieve the outdoor park / country wedding look just 10 minutes from Sydney’s Central Business District at Centennial Parklands. There are many different settings in the park for your ceremony, reception, and photography. In fact, they do not charge any additional fees for wedding photography if you are already having your ceremony there. There are 10 different ceremony settings including the Paperbark Grove North, She-Oak Grove, One More Shot Pond, Busby’s Promontory, Rose Garden, Column Garden, between Willow and Duck Ponds, between Lily and Duck Ponds, Church Grounds, and the Pine Grove. They have accommodations for both indoor and outdoor wedding receptions too.

Fagan Park Wedding North of Sydney

Fagan Park

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Fagan Park

Fagan Park Wedding Photo Credit: EasyWeddings.com.au

Fagan Park

Fagan Park Wedding Photo Credit: EasyWeddings.com.au

Fagan Park

Fagan Park Wedding Photo Credit: EasyWeddings.com.au

Fagan Park is located about 45 minutes north of Sydney. It is located in Galston, which is in the Shire of Hornsby. It is a sprawling park with 55 hectares of land and 11 different locations to choose from for your wedding ceremony. The choices here include gardens that take inspiration from locations all around the world including Africa, China, Holland, Japan, England, North America, South America, and the Mediterranean; and of course, Australiana inspired gardens too. There is so much to see and do in Fagan Park, it is worth checking out and definitely someplace to consider for your special day.

Renting a Car to Get Around in Sydney

Sydney Car Hire Map

Sydney Car Hire Map Photo Credit: Budget.com.au

Renting a car in Sydney is easy and convenient because there are so many different Budget Car Rental locations throughout the city of Sydney. If you fly into Sydney, you can hire a car at the Sydney Airport. There are other car rental locations throughout Sydney including Artarmon in the north, Alexandria in the east of Sydney, and Blacktown in the west. Click the links and get a rate quote so you can find the best car hire rates in Sydney, Australia. Our helpful car rental agents can also assist you with local maps, holiday tips and pointers, and travel safety information. For honeymoon ideas or things for your wedding guests to do while in town, check out our previous posts and you will see that there is no shortage of fun and entertaining things to do in Sydney and surrounds:

Road Trip: Sydney to Melbourne

Things to Do on Holiday in Sydney

Free Things to Do in Sydney

Sydney Holiday Ideas for Families with Kids

New Year’s Eve in Sydney

Places to see in and Around Sydney

5 Day Trips from Sydney

Sydney’s Famous and Secret Beaches

The Amazing Pacific Coast Drive: Sydney to Brisbane

Things to Do at Taronga Zoo in Sydney

Visit Australia’s Oldest National Park: Royal National Park

Quirky Places to Stay in NSW near Sydney

Best Scenic Drives: Greater Blue Mountains Drive