Harbour View Lawn

Choose this stunning waterfront venue for your unforgettable outdoor wedding ceremony.

Bride and groom kiss at a wedding ceremony, with sun setting over Sydney Harbour behind them

Harbour View Lawn, Royal Botanic Garden Sydney


Starting from $1,740.

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Hire capacity

Up to 150 guests


Limited wheelchair access. See Garden accessibility for more information and venue options:

Garden accessibility
Further information

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Picture perfect

Nestled under a shady fig tree on the waterfront of Farm Cove, this is the perfect location to say ‘I do’.

Harbour View Lawn has spectacular views of Sydney Harbour and the Sydney Opera House.

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Wedding arch and chairs set up under fig tree overlooking Sydney Harbour

Venue hire

Ideal for:

  • Wedding ceremonies
  • Picnics 
  • Birthday parties 
  • Corporate parties
  • Christmas parties

What's included?

This site is a bare site hire. It includes exclusive use of your location, including set-up and pack-down time.

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Rate card

July 2023 - June 2024

Events at Harbour View Lawn

Site hire (3 hours)$1,740
Additional hours$580 / hour


Miscellaneous charges

DescriptionStandard fee
Bond (where applicable)Price on application
Cancellation fee$260
Supplier escort through Garden (vehicle access suppliers only). Fee per vehicle (includes entry and exit). $90
Ranger fee, per hour$67
Parking permit$90
  • All fees are quoted GST inclusive.

  • The above rates include site hire only – onsite toilet facilities (where applicable) and two supplier escorts. 

  • All other furniture and equipment to be arranged by the hirer.

  • Duration of event booking includes set up and pack up of the event.

  • Additional miscellaneous charges may apply.

  • Fees valid 1 July 2023 – 30 June 2024.