Rottnest Island Weddings

Rottnest Island is a holiday paradise and sets the perfect backdrop for a dream destination wedding.

With an array of beautiful venues, several boasting sweeping views ocean views, or hold a classic church ceremony in the charming Catholic Church or Anglican Chapel there’s an option for everyone.

To enquire about holding your wedding on Rottnest Island email

Ceremony and Reception Venues

Samphire Rottnest

More than a place to stay, Samphire Rottnest’s Island setting is the perfect location for your wedding. Sitting side by side with the iconic Hotel Rottnest, their diverse spaces make the most of the Island setting, creating a sense of freedom and unforgettable atmosphere. From grand scale celebrations for up to 300 people to beachside cocktail events overlooking the bay, they can curate an unforgettable wedding experience.

Visit Samphire Rottnest's website to find out more.

Pinky’s Beach Club

The Pinky’s Beach Club function lawn is the ideal place to say, “I do”. With picture-perfect views overlooking Pinky Beach and Bathurst Lighthouse, celebrate with family and friends at one of Australia’s most beautiful locations. Enjoy locally sourced food and wines over a seated or cocktail reception. Everything is within easy reach, from your ceremony location to an unforgettable party space, accommodation for your wedding night, food, and drink for your post wedding gathering.

Visit the Discovery Rottnest Island website to find out more.

Thomsons Rottnest

With its idyllic beachfront location, Thomsons Rottnest is the perfect location for you to celebrate your wedding day. The restaurant is the perfect setting for an intimate dinner hosting up to 120 guests comfortably, or to maximise the creative space and design of the venue, consider a relaxed beach cocktail style reception for up to 300 guests. With a dedicated functions team, Thomsons will bring your vision to life.

Visit the Thomsons Rottnest website to find out more.

Karma Rottnest

Karma Rottnest is truly a unique destination to say, “I do”. Karma offers the perfect setting for your next intimate wedding experience. The Wedding Coordinator offers a wide selection of packages and a diverse range of event spaces. There is accommodation for guests, golf, and a luxurious spa to enjoy.

Visit the Karma Rottnest website to find out more.

Reception Venues

Geordie Bay Café and Art Gallery

After something slightly different? Geordie Bay Café is a unique venue for small wedding receptions of up to 40 people.

Ceremony Venues

Rottnest Chapel

The historical Rottnest Chapel provides a unique backdrop for your wedding ceremony. Built in 1858, the chapel features white-washed walls and a stained-glass window and has capacity for up to 50 people. The Rottnest Chapel is located centrally in the Thomson Bay settlement, next to Karma Rottnest.

For general enquiries, please contact the Anglican Chapel Coordinating Chaplain, Reverend Michael Wood on +61 8 9272 2166 or

Holy Trinity Catholic Church

The Holy Trinity Catholic Church, on top of a hill near the main bus stop in the Thomson Bay settlement, was built in 1975. With a light and airy atmosphere, the church has a capacity of 100 people, with provision for larger groups when the full-length doors on each side are opened into the secluded courtyard.

For general enquiries, please contact the Catholic Church Coordinating Chaplain, Father Leon on +61 8 9292 5052.