Offering spectacular wedding venues with magnificent Darling Harbour views, Dockside Groups award winning team of experienced wedding specialists excel in tailoring a package perfectly suited to achieve your perfect wedding day.

For nearly 40 years our family has been dedicated to making your event as special as our views. See why a Dockside Group venue is ideal for your next event.



Perfectly positioned in the heart of Cockle Bay Wharf in Darling Harbour, Dockside blends sheer grandeur with panoramic water views, offering the perfect venue for your wedding day. Boasting floor to ceiling windows, an abundance of natural light and wrapped by a large undercover terrace, Dockside offers sparkling water views that stretch wide over the shores of Darling Harbour. With a reputation for culinary excellence and exceptional service, Dockside offers versatility to each wedding. From a formal sit-down reception to a chic cocktail occasion, Dockside is made up of unique rooms that can be used as a combination or as one grand venue.

Suitable for 330 - 550 guests


Commanding awe-inspiring views Darling Room boasts an abundance of natural light through floor to ceiling windows. Wrapped by a generous outdoor terrace Darling Room offers unparalleled panoramic views of Darling Harbour and beyond.

Suitable for 140 - 200 guests


Positioned within Dockside and just a moments walk to the Sydney CBD, Cockle Bay Room blends exceptional water views with endless versatility, providing infinite possibilities to create your ideal wedding day.

Suitable for 220 - 300 guests


Situated on the rooftop of Cockle Bay Wharf and only a moments walk to the CBD, L'Aqua is Sydney's most prestigious event venue. Quintessentially Sydney, L'Aqua offers uninterrupted and exclusive balcony views overlooking awe-inspiring Darling Harbour and Cockle Bay. With an abundance of natural light through its floor to ceiling windows and a reputation for culinary brilliance and superior service, L'Aqua is the ultimate venue for wedding ceremonies and receptions.


The beautifully appointed Terrace Room presents contemporary décor, a chic silk feature wall and a pillarless open layout where guests can relish in the commanding water views from every seat in the room; including an exclusive outdoor balcony overlooking Darling Harbour and Sydney’s spectacular sunset.

Suitable for 120 - 150 guests


The exclusive Gold Room features a distinctive feature wall and a gold leaf octagonal ceiling boasting a brilliant Swarovski crystal cherry blossom chandelier. The space offers an exclusive outdoor balcony overlooking the stunning views of Darling Harbour. Ideal for intimate weddings, Gold Room offers its guest a unique and unforgettable experience.

Suitable for 80 - 110 guests


Australian Bridal Industry Awards (ABIA)

ABIA 2023 Finalist Wedding Reception Venue
ABIA 2022 Finalist Wedding Reception Venue
ABIA 2021 Finalist Wedding Reception Venue
ABIA 2020 Finalist Wedding Reception Venue
ABIA 2019 Finalist Wedding Reception Venue
ABIA 2018 Finalist Wedding Reception Venue
ABIA 2017 Function Coordinator- Dockside

ABIA 2015 Reception Venue- L’Aqua
ABIA 2015 Function Coordinator- L’Aqua
ABIA 2015 Designer of the Decade- Theodore Drivas
ABIA 2014 Venue Reception – Dockside
ABIA 2013 Function Coordinator – Dockside
ABIA 2008 Reception Venue – L’Aqua
ABIA 2007 Reception Venue – L’Aqua