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Oceanfront opulence in Merewether

Memorable weddings begin with a fabulous setting and it doesn't get much better than Merewether Surfhouse.

Merewether Surfhouse building and sign

COVID-19 venue restrictions

Weddings can be held in NSW however restrictions still apply depending on vaccination status and venue size. See the key information for each of our venues for more detail.

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Key information

Only available
Friday 18 February 2022

Current capacity: up to 35 people all fully vaccinated.

We will continue to update you as the rules change prior to Friday 18 February 2022.

Start from $1,049

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Ceremony space at Merewether Surfhouse
A chef making food at Merewether Beach Hotel
Verandah overlooking Merewether beach
Deck at Merewether Beach House overlooking the beach
The deck at Merwether Beach Hotel
Merewether Surfhouse building
Signing table at Merewether Surfhouse
The Merewether Beach Hotel building

About Merewether Surfhouse & Beach House

Featuring an unmatched oceanfront location, Merewether Surfhouse will guarantee your perfect wedding day.

With stunning views across Newcastle’s Mereweather beach, this intimate venue space will provide the perfect backdrop to say I do.

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

We will provide a personalised ceremony, a celebrant and a beautifully styled space.

Keep the celebration going with friends and family with a range of reception options available at Surfhouse Italian or the Beach Hotel.

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

Book now - available for one day only. 

Your ceremony 


  • ceremony at Merewether Surfhouse
  • ceremony styling
  • celebrant
  • commemorative wedding certificate
  • standard wedding certificate

Cost: $1,049

Cost includes fee for Notice of Intended Marriage lodgement.

*Capacity numbers include the celebrant, couple and guests. 

Ceremony space at Merewether Surfhouse

Optional extras

Tailor your wedding day by adding your reception package, 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 Surfhouse Italian for less than 10 people or The Beach Hotel for larger parties.

Surfhouse Italian

Enjoy a sit down meal with 10 guests at the Surfhouse's restaurant.

Italian food

Surfhouse Italian

2 courses 

  • entrée
  • main
  • 1.5 hours

Cost: $60 per person

*picked from the menu on the day. Does not include drinks. This will be reserved tables in a shared space.

Italian food

Surfhouse Italian

3 courses 

  • entrée
  • main
  • dessert
  • 1.5 hours

Cost: $70 per person

*picked from the menu on the day. Does not include drinks. This will be reserved tables in a shared space.

The Beach Hotel

After your ceremony, enjoy a sit down meal with your guests at the Beach Hotel.

Food available at the Beach House

The Beach Hotel

2 courses 

  • alternate serves
  • standard drinks package
  • 2.5 hours

Cost: $90 per person

Food available at the Beach House

The Beach Hotel

3 courses

  • alternate serves
  • standard drinks package
  • 2.5 hours

Cost: $99 per person

* This will be reserved tables in a shared space.

Beach Hotel drinks upgrade

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+ premium drinks package

Cost: $10 per person


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: $25

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


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Standard package

  • 1 x professional photographer for an hour
  • a minimum of 50 digital high resolution images professionally edited capturing your ceremony and photos around Merewether Beach.

Cost: $425

Photography example of bride and groom on a beach


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