Congratulations! You've just become engaged. Now it’s time to start planning your dream wedding.
Without leaving Australia’s shores, have an ultimate destination wedding in the Top End of Australia. If you're looking for something a bit different, the Top End will impress with its combination of sandy beaches, sparkling blue waters, rugged bush landscapes and unique culture.
Tropical fact: The Top End and Darwin is an easy three to four hour flight from most Australian capital cities.
Top End weddings we love
Here are our picks for the seven best destination wedding venues in the Top End. Whether you want a beach, city or outdoor wedding, one of these gorgeous locations will have what you’re looking for. We’ve listed the top vendors in each location to help make your destination wedding unforgettable.
1. Pee Wee’s at the Point - East Point, Darwin
One of many fine dining options in the Top End is Pee Wee’s at the Point. Enjoy the bush setting with ocean vistas. This award-winning restaurant has hosted many spectacular weddings and has capacity for large group weddings or more intimate experiences.
Tropical fact: Pee Wee's is ranked #1 of 270 restaurants in Darwin on TripAdvisor.
2. Wharf One - Darwin Waterfront
The lively Darwin Waterfront is home to Wharf One, specialising in delicious wood grill cooking and seasonal local produce. Your wedding party will be treated to elegance and scenic waterfront dining. Wharf One is a great place for a wedding reception with a touch of class.
Tropical fact: The average maximum Dry Season temperature is 31 degrees.
3. Mindil Beach Casino Resort - Mindil Beach
For an all-in-one wedding experience, the Mindil Beach Casino Resort is our top pick. Turn your wedding into a holiday with on-site accommodation. Enjoy a champagne on the deck before stepping straight into the lagoon pool. Mindil Beach Casino Resort has numerous reception venues including an elegant garden wedding, the Beachside Pavilion, and the Grand Ballroom.
Tropical fact: The honeymoon suite, overlooking the glistening ocean, offers champagne and strawberries to celebrate your unforgettable day.