Private waterfront luxury with harbour views

If luxury matters to you, Sergeants' Mess offers stunning views with contemporary elegance.

Sergeants' Mess building over looking sparkling water views
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Key information

Only available
Thursday 25 August 2022

Current capacity
Up to 35 people

Start from $1,199

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About Sergeants' Mess

Sergeants' Mess overlooks Chowder Bay and is set in native bushland with views across to Camp Cove, Watson’s Bay and Rose Bay. The view, along with the glamorous interior and deck is the perfect setting for your wedding.

Arrive in style with a private ferry or water taxi to the privately appointed jetty.

Celebrate your love with a memorable 20-minute ceremony with up to 35 people.

We will provide your celebrant and a beautifully styled space.

Your ceremony will be held in a private area with harbour views and direct access to the venue's beautiful onsite outdoor amphitheatre.

As part of your special day, choose a reception package, photography and flowers.

Book now - available for one day only. 

Your wedding ceremony 


  • ceremony at Sergeants' Mess
  • ceremony styling
  • celebrant
  • commemorative wedding certificate
  • standard wedding certificate

Cost $1,199

*Cost also includes fee to lodge your Notice of Intended Marriage form.

Wedding ceremony room at Sergeants Mess.

Tailor your wedding day

Choose your style of reception, photography and flowers.
We'll take care of the rest to create the most memorable day for you!


Reception options

Choose one of the reception packages available at Sergeants' Mess.

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Sergeants' Mess

Sparkling brunch 


  • shared brunch canapes to table with fresh fruit
  • plated brunch dish per person
  • glass of sparkling wine per person
  • mineral water, tea and coffee
  • 1.5 hours

Cost $65 per person

One of the food options available at Sergeants' Mess
Sergeants' Mess

Lunch package 


  • 3 course lunch menu (alternate serve)
  • bread roll per person
  • 2.5 hour drinks package (includes beer, wine and soft drink)
  • tea and coffee
  • 2.5 hours

Cost $100 per person

One of the food options available at Sergeants' Mess
Sergeants' Mess

Dinner package 


  • amuse bouche
  • 3 course dinner (alternate serve)
  • bread roll per person
  • 3 hour drinks package (includes beer, wine and soft drink)
  • tea and coffee
  • 3 hours 

Cost $120 per person

* Food and drink packages are provided in the Main Dining Room, on a non-exclusive basis.


Choose either traditional green and white or contemporary red, pink and green flowers. A matching buttonhole is also available.

Green and white rose bridal bouquet

Traditional greens and white bouquet

Cost $250

Red and pink bridal bouquet with contemporary flowers

Contemporary reds, pinks and greens bouquet 

Cost $250

White rose buttonhole


Cost $30

Images are indicative only. Flowers are subject to seasonal availability.


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Standard package

  • 1 x professional photographer for an hour
  • on location photography session capturing your ceremony and either before or after your ceremony (timing to be advised closer to the date)
  • 50 digital high-res images professionally edited

Cost $450

Bride and groom at Sergeants' Mess.
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