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Vow renewal ceremonies

Say 'I do' again!

We're offering exclusive and stunning locations for one day only. Book now for an unforgettable experience.

A vow renewal ceremony is for married couples to reaffirm their commitment to each other - with no legal requirements.

Middle aged couple renewing their vows with friends and family

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.

If you are not fully vaccinated, you can only attend a ‘small wedding’ service which is up to 11 people attending, including the celebrant (or officiant), the two people getting married, the two necessary witnesses, a person recording the service, and up to 5 guests. 

For all other recent COVID-19 changes see 8 November update and the roadmap.  

Vow renewals made easy

We will provide a personalised vow renewal ceremony and a celebrant - we've made it that easy!

Keep the celebration going with friends and family and add on a range of extras such as flowers, photography, post-ceremony food and drinks and accommodation.

You will receive a special keepsake to celebrate your vow renewal as a gift from us.

Get in quick! Our vow renewal ceremonies are for a limited time only.

 


Locations and venues

Couple climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge over looking city views

Renew your vows on top of the world

Only available: Monday 14 February 2022

Capacity: up to 14 people all fully vaccinated

This capacity limit includes everyone in attendance, the celebrant (or officiant), the two people getting married, the two necessary witnesses, photographer, videographer, and guests.

Packages: start from just $2,880

With BridgeClimb Sydney, you can say ‘I do’ again at the top of Sydney’s iconic Harbour Bridge.

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Oceanfront vow renewal in Merewether

Only available: Friday 18 February 2022

Capacity: up to 35 people all fully vaccinated

This capacity limit includes everyone in attendance, the celebrant (or officiant), the two people getting married, the two necessary witnesses, photographer, videographer, and guests.

Packages: start from just $1,049

Featuring an unmatched oceanfront location, Merewether Surfhouse will guarantee your perfect vow renewal ceremony.
With stunning views across Newcastle’s Mereweather beach, this intimate venue space will provide the perfect backdrop to say 'I do' again.

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Merewether Surfouse building overlooking the beach

Bride and groom kissing by the pool at Bondi Icebergs with the city of Bondi in the background

Iconic beach vow renewal in Bondi

Only available: Friday 25 February 2022

Capacity: up to 17 people all fully vaccinated

This capacity limit includes everyone in attendance, the celebrant (or officiant), the two people getting married, the two necessary witnesses, photographer, videographer, and guests.

Packages: start from just $1,049

The private, dedicated ceremony space offers million-dollar panoramic views over the historic pool and the iconic Bondi Beach.

Following your vow renewal ceremony, you'll be invited down to a reserved area on the pool deck. Here you can take pictures in front of the LOVE letters with Bondi Beach and Icerbergs pool as your backdrop.

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Magical vow renewal at an elegant 19th century harbourside mansion

Only available: Friday 4 March 2022

Capacity: up to 35 people all fully vaccinated

This capacity limit includes everyone in attendance, the celebrant (or officiant), the two people getting married, the two necessary witnesses, photographer, videographer, and guests.

Packages: start from $1,049 

Vaucluse House is one of Sydney’s few 19th century mansions still surrounded by its original gardens and grounds. 

This historic location is the perfect venue for a beautiful vow renewal ceremony overlooking the blooming gardens.

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The historic mansion of Vaucluse House

Bride and groom walking the beach at the Clovelly

Say 'I do' again between ocean and cliffs in Clovelly

Only available: Friday 11 March 2022 

Capacity: up to 35 people all fully vaccinated

This capacity limit includes everyone in attendance, the celebrant (or officiant), the two people getting married, the two necessary witnesses, photographer, videographer, and guests.

Packages: start from just $1,049

Have your vow renewal ceremony on the deck of the Clovelly Surf Club surrounded by stunning beaches and white cliffs.

After the ceremony, head on over to the Clovelly Hotel (affectionately known as the Cloey), a beachside venue with vibrant and relaxed spaces for your decadent reception.

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Vow renewal where the golf green meets the sand on the South Coast

Only available: Friday 18 March 2022 

Capacity: up to 35 people all fully vaccinated

This capacity limit includes everyone in attendance, the celebrant (or officiant), the two people getting married, the two necessary witnesses, photographer, videographer, and guests.

Packages: start from just $1,049

Your intimate, outdoor ceremony will take place on the golf green beachside and then continue your celebrations at the Golf Club House with panoramic views over lush green fairways and magnificent coastline.

You will feel like you are a world away, however it is conveniently located in the heart of Wollongong. 

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Bride and groom at Wollongong golf course.

Bride and groom at Luna Park.

Iconic harbourside location for an unforgettable vow renewal

Only available: Friday 25 March 2022 

Capacity: up to 35 people all fully vaccinated

This capacity limit includes everyone in attendance, the celebrant (or officiant), the two people getting married, the two necessary witnesses, photographer, videographer, and guests.

Packages: start from just $1,049

Arriving at Luna Park will immediately put smiles on the faces of your guests! 

Luna Park Venues is one of Sydney’s most sought after wedding locations, offering elegant spaces with unrivalled vistas of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House.

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Luxurious private waterfront vow renewal

Only available: Thursday 26 May 2022

Capacity: up to 35 people all fully vaccinated

This capacity limit includes everyone in attendance, the celebrant (or officiant), the two people getting married, the two necessary witnesses, photographer, videographer, and guests.

Packages: start from $1,049

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 vow renewal ceremony.

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

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Bride and groom smiling and embracing by the water at Sergeants' Mess

Bride and groom with their celebrant at The Old Clare Hotel

Urban Cool meets old world charm vow renewal

Only available: Friday 29 April 2022

Capacity: up to 35 people all fully vaccinated

This capacity limit includes everyone in attendance, the celebrant (or officiant), the two people getting married, the two necessary witnesses, photographer, videographer, and guests.

Packages: start from just $1,049

The Old Clare Hotel in Chippendale is a perfect fusion of urban cool design and old-world charm. Set among the cobble stone laneways of Chippendale, this historic venue is perfect for a stylish and cozy winter vow renewal.   

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Picturesque chateau in the Hunter Valley to reaffirm your love

Only available: Friday 17 June 2022 

Capacity: up to 35 people all fully vaccinated

This capacity limit includes everyone in attendance, the celebrant (or officiant), the two people getting married, the two necessary witnesses, photographer, videographer, and guests.

Packages: start from just $1,299

Nestled among rolling vineyards and overlooking manicured fairways, the award-winning Château Élan at The Vintage is the perfect mix of heritage and country for a romantic intimate affair. 

Perfectly positioned in the heart of the Hunter Valley, this incredible venue boasts breathtaking scenery and a picture-perfect backdrop for your special day.

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Chateau Elan in the Hunter Valley NSW.

Vow renewal certificates

Remember your special day with your commemorative vow renewal certificate customised with the number of years you're celebrating.

This comes for free as part of your vow renewal ceremony. Just select a venue and make an inquiry, we'll do the rest.

An example of a vow renewal certificate with Harbour Bridge
An example of vow renewal certificate with protea flowers

 

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