Outdoor Ceremony Locations
Macintosh Park – Surfers Paradise
This is one of the most popular Gold Coast parks for a wedding ceremony. The central location to many of the hotel reception venues makes this a great spot for wedding ceremonies. The beautiful green leafy trees and quaint bridge are a beautiful backdrop for wedding photographs.
Main Beach and The Spit
Philip Park is a unique Gold Coast park wedding ceremony location. This park location is a quiet green area away from the road, with a beautiful lagoon in the middle. It is adjacent to a stunning beach and has leafy green backgrounds.
Pat Fagan Park, Coolangatta
This beautiful beachside park has views all the way to Surfers Paradise. It features a great drive up car park and walkway for the arriving bride and is also a very popular wedding ceremony location. The beautiful Coolangatta beach is just steps away and it features green leafy tree surrounds.
John Laws Park, Burleigh Heads
John Laws Park offers one of the most magical views anywhere in the world! A stunning park right atop Burleigh Headland, there are views all the way to Surfers Paradise. Many a marriage proposal has taken place atop this hill, as well as the park being very popular for wedding ceremonies. John Laws is a popular wedding location overlooking the beautiful Burleigh beach breaks.
Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens – Rosser Park
These picturesque Gardens provide the perfect place for a wedding ceremony among the wonders of nature. The central lake and boardwalk along with the beautiful plants and bright flowers create an amazing backdrop.
The Gardens span 31 hectares, providing many amazing options for your outdoor ceremony.
Mick Shamburg Park, Burleigh Heads/Miami
Atop of Miami Hill, this is a beautiful wedding setting with views across the ocean towards Surfers Paradise. There are grassed, hilltop or boardwalk areas available for your ceremony. An amenities building is located in the park at the bottom of the hill. Hilltop ceremonies will require a moderate to steep, paved walk by your guests. Please keep this in mind for elderly and disabled.
Brisbane City Council offer some beautiful parks and gardens for weddings. However, please be aware of any parking and access restrictions.