Blackburn Gardens for Ceremonies

548 New South Head Road, Double Bay NSW, Australia ·
Min. 1 hour
Woollahra Council

Hosted by Woollahra Council

SpacetoCo Host since July 2021

Woollahra Council is a local government area in the eastern suburbs of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Woollahra is bounded by Sydney Harbour in the north, Waverley Council in the east, Randwick City in the south and the City of Sydney in the west.

This space contains 2 different areas that can be booked independently.


Blackburn Gardens for Ceremonies

Min. 1 hour
Suitable for Weddings, Christenings, Wakes and Naming Events

About this space

Blackburn Gardens is a beautifully restored heritage garden and retains spectacular views of Sydney Harbour. The garden adjoins the historic St Brigids building, Murray Rose Pool (formerly Redleaf Pool) and Seven Shillings Beach. The garden features manicured lawn with a secret garden, sundial and water feature. The gardens are a 5-10 minute walk from Double Bay Wharf.


  • Public toilets

  • Park benches and tables

  • Drinking fountain

  • Access to Murray Rose Pool

  • Access to Seven Shillings Beach


  • Wheelchair ramp access to the top of the garden

  • Accessible toilets can be found in nearby Council Chambers during business hours

  • Accessible parking is available in nearby Council Chambers

  • Baby change table in outdoor amenities block


  • Weddings and private social events with more than 120 people

  • Weddings exceeding 2 hours

  • Private social events exceeding 4 hours

  • No marquees or wedding arches are permitted

  • Amusement devices, such as jumping castles, petting zoos or pony rides

Booking schedule

1 AM
2 AM
3 AM
4 AM
5 AM
6 AM
7 AM
8 AM
9 AM
10 AM
11 AM
12 PM
1 PM
2 PM
3 PM
4 PM
5 PM
6 PM
7 PM
8 PM
9 PM
10 PM
11 PM

Extra items and charges

This space has extra items and charges that can be added to your booking. Some may be required depending on your booking time and type, which will be shown at the checkout.

Booking fee for ceremonies
$115.00 per booking
Mandatory charge when hiring for a ceremony
This item will automatically be added to your booking.
Ceremony booking for 51-100 people
$185.00 per booking
Additional charge required if booking for 50-100 people to attend a ceremony
Ceremony booking for 101+ people
$265.00 per booking
Additional charge required if booking for101+ people to attend a ceremony


Family Friendly Toilets Public Transport Accessible Wheelchair Friendly

Suitable for

Birthday (Kids) Birthday General Celebration Graduation Party Baby Shower Family Event Religious Celebration Engagement Marriage Proposal Wedding Ceremony Wedding Reception


548 New South Head Road, Double Bay NSW, Australia

Opening times


7:00am - 9:00pm


7:00am - 9:00pm


7:00am - 9:00pm


7:00am - 9:00pm


7:00am - 9:00pm


7:00am - 9:00pm


7:00am - 9:00pm


  • Your booking does not grant exclusive access of the public open space

  • Dogs prohibited at all times

  • The driving and parking of any vehicle in parks / reserves is prohibited unless approved by Council. Any unauthorised vehicle access will be subject to a large fine.

  • Council does not provide access to power without approval.

  • Minimal amplification, such as a small PA system, is permitted for announcements only, and must be at a volume that does not cause disturbance to local residents.

Please refer to the attached Terms & Conditions for all rules of hire

Additional details

Host's Cancellation Policy
100% refund on cancellations up until 14 days before your booking. After that, there are no refunds on cancellation.
Parking and Public Transport Information

Limited street parking is available during the week and off-street parking is available in the adjacent Council Chambers on weekends.

Space Terms and Conditions

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