Whether you have glimpsed Laurelbank as you pass by or are just discovering Laurelbank for the first time…

You will feel instantly drawn to this historic home, imagining family and friends enjoying elegant spaces steeped in architectural glamour.

Laurelbank’s sets the scene for your special day, bounded only by your imagination, with stunning ceremony locations and your choice of indoor or flat lawn reception options.

Step through the terrace doors to enjoy the stunning verandas and gardens and explore the many original and historic trees and plantings. The garden beckons as a lush space to chat.

Imagine the Laurelbank Nursery Gardens and heritage of a bygone era.

Laurelbank is centrally located in the heart of Sydney’s North Shore, near Sydney’s stunning harbour and picturesque beach locations.



Steeped in history Laurelbank is perfect for your personalised wedding or private event…

Laurelbank retains an immense sense of history amidst the everchanging modern landscape. Visitors come to enjoy the exclusive use of the established garden with significant original plantings of camellias, magnolia and Japanese maple.

Sandstone flagging, the original stables and fountain add to the romance of this timeless and charming Willoughby landmark.

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What Our Guests Says

  • Gay – ADFAS
    We wouldn’t choose any other venue, the history and charm of Laurelbank is unmatched by any other, we will continue to book our events for years to come.
    Gay – ADFAS
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  • Amy and Sonia
    We are very thankful and happy with your personal service and assistance. We would be more than happy to recommend the venue to others.
    Amy and Sonia
  • Caroline and Stephanie
    Our Wedding was spectacular, inside looked amazing, very impressed with the transformation of Laurelbank.
    Caroline and Stephanie
  • Greg and Stephen
    The venue was perfect in every way possible. Thank you so very much.
    Greg and Stephen
  • Adrian and Eliza
    Our Wedding day was excellent and went smoothly, everyone enjoyed themselves and you were a huge help throughout the entire experience, thank you, friends are already talking about having their weddings at Laurelbank.
    Adrian and Eliza

Laurelbank is a perfect wedding venue in Sydney. You may have seen us as you passed by, heard about us from friends or family, or read the excellent reviews on the internet, and perhaps wondered what all the fuss was about! Why not see for yourself why we are regarded as one of the leading wedding reception venues in Sydney?

We can make your big day all the more special, leaving you with memories that you will cherish forever. So, why are we regarded as one of the best wedding venues in Sydney? When searching for a wedding party venue in Sydney, you want something that captures your imagination and has instant appeal. Our historic home is steeped in architectural glamour, making it a romantic and elegant setting, where friends and family come together to enjoy your special day. Regardless if you are searching for garden wedding venues in Sydney, intimate wedding venues in Sydney or unique wedding venues in Sydney, then we have the perfect setting for you.

As we are now returning to what used to be regarded as normal, an increasing number of people have decided that now is the right time to get married. As such, demand for wedding ceremony venues in Sydney has skyrocketed, with Laurelbank being many people’s ideal wedding venue in North Sydney and especially for an outdoor wedding reception in Sydney. Our flat lawn reception option has provoked colossal interest, with the only limitation being your imagination! Of course, all of our indoor options for your wedding party venue in Sydney are still available.

Our stunning verandas and gardens are a picture-perfect setting and set us apart from other intimate wedding venues in Sydney that may also claim to be unique wedding venues in Sydney. We would like to invite you to see why we are confident that we are regarded as one of the best wedding venues in Sydney. You will see our historic and original trees, plants, and our welcoming gardens are the place to chat and mingle with friends and family.

In addition to being one of the best garden wedding venues in Sydney and wedding ceremony venues in Sydney, we are also available for private functions and corporate events. Our location is close to Sydney harbour with other picturesque beach locations which provide the perfect backdrop for photos. Our gardens contain plants from a bygone era, including original plantings of camellias, magnolia and Japanese maple. Our sandstone flagging, the original stables and fountain add to the romance of this timeless and charming Willoughby landmark.

If you are searching for a wedding venue in Sydney, perhaps a wedding venue in North Sydney, or you want an outdoor wedding reception in Sydney, then look no further than Laurelbank. You may have looked at other wedding reception venues in Sydney, but once you have visited us, you will never look back. You can call us on 02 9958 8729 or contact us directly via our website.

We look forward to hearing from you and making your big day that extra bit special.