Botanic Gardens Trust, Sydney, Australia

Wedding Reception Venues

The Royal Botanic Garden offers a range of beautifully restored heritage venues conveniently located in the heart of Sydney. Surrounded by private landscaped gardens and courtyards, our unique venues allow you to create your own wedding design with flexible catering options. Ideal for cocktail wedding receptions, engagement parties, ceremonies and celebration drinks.

Wedding Reception Venues

Lion Gate Lodge

A stunning Victorian sandstone lodge boasting a private landscaped cottage garden, large permanent awning and paved courtyard.  This intimate venue is ideal for both wedding ceremonies and receptions so you can celebrate with your guests in the one location.

Rathborne Lodge

Rathborne Lodge

A beautifully restored sandstone lodge surrounded by lush tropical gardens, a unique wedding venue for a truly memorable occasion. The Lodge features a large commercial kitchen, furnished lounge room and expansive terrace areas with the flexibility to set up a marquee.


Palm House

Say ‘I do’ in the oldest glasshouse in New South Wales. Nestled in a beautiful garden setting, natural light floods this stunning glasshouse, providing a unique venue for wedding ceremonies and celebration drinks.


Marquee Locations

Choose between three breathtaking marquee locations that are sure to impress your guests.  Bennelong Lawn and Fleet Steps offer unobstructed views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House, while the Rose Garden boasts a romantic setting surrounded by blooming roses.

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For further information contact the Venue Management Office Events Coordinator:
Ph: 02 9231 8111
Fax: 02 9231 8054