There’s something uniquely magical about a Brisbane autumn wedding. This is especially true for ceremonies held outdoors, amidst the splendour of nature. If you’ve got your heart set on a rustic autumn wedding, you’ll be happy to know that you won’t have to travel far. There are many venues to choose from. Also, since these places are in Brisbane, your guests, wedding entourage, and mobile hair and makeup stylist won’t have to travel far.

Read on to learn about some of the most magical places to tie the knot in Brisbane.

City Botanic Gardens

Say your vows bathed in golden autumn sunlight and surrounded by lush greenery at the City Botanic Gardens. Just a short walk from the CBD, this park is home to rare plants, attractive water features, and nine wedding sites.

One of the most popular is the Palm Tree Lawn. Nestled within a small rainforest, this venue is perfect for intimate ceremonies. Make sure you book a mobile hair and makeup stylist to keep you picture-perfect for the reception afterwards.

Brisbane City Botanic Garden

The Bush Chapel

Within Mt Coot-tha Reserve and near J.C. Slaughter Falls is a unique, open-air chapel. Featuring log pews and a sandstone pulpit, this space is ideal for nature-loving couples who want a ceremony that’s out of the ordinary. Getting married here feels like a destination wedding even though Brisbane CBD is just 10 kilometres away.

Brisbane Bush Chapel

Victoria Park

Victoria Park is situated on elevated land, providing it with 360-degree views of Brisbane. This heritage-listed park offers six wedding venues, including a romantic Victorian ballroom and a picturesque garden. At Victoria Park, you can say your vows with the city skyline as your backdrop.

You can book both the ceremony and the reception here. This can save you the stress of travelling from venue to venue with your entourage and mobile hair and makeup services provider in tow.

Brisbane Victoria Park

Glengarriff Historic Estate

Whether you want a wedding that’s laid-back or luxurious, this 230-acre property has a space to suit your taste. Glengarriff Historic Estate has more than 30 beautiful ceremony locations. These include a rose garden, a waterfall, and a boathouse looking out over Barley Lake.

In case of unexpected autumn showers, Glengarriff offers the use of its well-appointed Estate Room. Brides should also have a Plan B of their own in case of on-the-day beauty emergencies. A mobile hair and makeup stylist will make sure your look lasts, no matter what the Brisbane climate throws at you.

Glengarriff Historic Estate


The colours of the sunset over the Brisbane river calls to mind the changing of the leaves. Say “I do” amidst a riot of autumn hues at Riverlife. Located in Kangaroo Point, this popular wedding venue has outdoor marquees with views of both the river and the city skyline.

In case of strong winds or hot weather, make sure you book a stylist for mobile hair and makeup services. A mobile stylist will keep you and your bridesmaids’ makeup looks fresh. They can also restyle hair if it gets windblown.

Brisbane Riverlife

Have the Autumn Wedding of Your Dreams

While spring remains the most popular season for weddings, autumn presents some strong competition. The reds and golds of the changing leaves create a gorgeous backdrop for outdoor ceremonies. In addition, the cool weather means you don’t have to factor in heat and humidity when choosing a hair and makeup look.

Perfectly Beautiful’s mobile hair and makeup services are a must for Brisbane brides getting married in autumn. Our team will make you feel pampered and peaceful before the ceremony and make sure you stay looking fabulous throughout your special day.