Dreaming about an open-air wedding in the great outdoors? A farm wedding venue is the ultimate natural backdrop for adventurous lovers seeking seclusion and rustic simplicity.
From sprawling private properties to lush pastures and historic homesteads, we’re lucky enough to have an abundance of rural locations dotted throughout our local region. Keep reading as we round up 5 of the best Gold Coast farm venues for a romantic country wedding below.
Currumbin Valley, Gold Coast
Dating right back to 1905, Hillview Homestead is a quintessential country homestead situated on an original Dairy Farm in the Gold Coast hinterland. Surrounded by lush mountain ranges and heritage-listed national parks, this 700sqm estate features an original Queenslander home with a colonial-style verandah, beautifully manicured lawns, and a private outdoor pool. Packed with plenty of character and charm, this unique farm venue is also perfectly positioned just 10 minutes from the coastline.
Carool, Tweed Valley
Looking for total peace and seclusion? Tucked away in the picturesque Tweed Valley, Bramblewood is an idyllic private farm set amongst 300 acres of sprawling fields, green pastures and crisp country air. Offering a quiet, rural ambience, the farm also boasts spectacular ocean and hinterland views from Coolangatta to Surfers Paradise, with ample outdoor space for marquees, tipis and tents.
The Bower Estate
Natural Bridge, Gold Coast Hinterland
Nestled in the Gold Coast hinterland between the Queensland and New South Wales border, you’ll find hidden gem The Bower Estate. This 120-acre family-owned property has been lovingly restored and is surrounded by soaring mountain ranges, pristine rainforest and unparalleled natural beauty. The Bower Estate is also a full-service venue available to oversee your entire day, with onsite catering options highlighting local growers and producers.
Gold Coast Farm House
Numinbah Valley, Gold Coast Hinterland
Bordered on all sides by state forests and national parks, Gold Coast Farm House is a rustic country venue located in the scenic Numinbah Valley. Featuring ample grassed lawns and cleared outdoor areas, this 50-acre farm is ideally suited for tipi and marquee celebrations, with plenty of camping space available for your guests.
Maudsland, Gold Coast Hinterland
Overlooking the banks of the Coomera River in the Gold Coast hinterland, you’ll find the picturesque Riverwood Estate. This lush “blank canvas” property offers a secluded and romantic country atmosphere, with 10 acres of rugged outdoor spaces to build your dream day from the ground up. Think canapes by the creek, reception festivities in a festoon-lit tipi, and post-dinner drinks around the bonfire. Magic!
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