It is undeniable that Newcastle offers limitless options of affordable wedding venues. As the second most populated city in the state, the region has event spaces for various budget. This eldest city in NSW is only 2 hours away from Sydney. But it oozes the same comfort for weddings. Here is our list of affordable wedding venues in Newcastle.

1. Newcastle City Hall, A Grandeur and Elegant Affordable Wedding Venue in Newcastle

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Located in the heart of Newcastle, Newcastle City Hall is one of the city icons. It is a grandeur and elegant venue that can cater up to 500 guests. The building has some spaces for events. The hugest Concert Hall, for example, offers a high-ceiling auditorium. And the Hunter Room can cater up to 150 people. It will suit a smaller scale wedding. Managed by the city council, the City Hall is one of the affordable wedding venues in Newcastle. For couples who are looking for elegant high-ceiling venues, this hall is an option.

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2. Fort Scratchley, A Heritage Fort for A Budget Wedding Venue in Newcastle

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Fort Scratchley is another budget wedding venue managed by the city council of Newcastle. But, it has different characteristics. It offers a contemporary and bright space overlooking Newcastle Ocean Bath and Cowrie Hole. Fort Scratchley is a perfect space to tie the knot featuring 360 degree views of Newcastle. This heritage venue is located on the eastern end of the city. If you are looking a contemporary with a touch of historic ambiance, Fort Scratchley may suit you.

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3. 48 Watt Street, A Stylish Vintage Budget Wedding Venue in Newcastle

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48 Watt Street is a chic event venue with three areas: Main Hall, White Hall & Atrium. Each venue offers different characteristics and capacities. For example, The Main Hall features grand rustic space, while, the Well Bar oozes luxe vintage bar. 48 Watts Street also offers some menu for your events. Be it weddings, anniversary, engagement, or others. The venue is stylish and warm. It is one of the affordable wedding venues in New Castle that gives much value.

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4. The Lucky Hotel, A Modern Budget Wedding Venue in Newcastle


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The award winning The Lucky Hotel is located at the center of Newcastle. The hotel offers three different spaces for your events. Whether it is an anniversary or a wedding, The Lucky Hotel always has a choice for you. The 30-room accommodation also features delicious dishes for your events. Make sure to check the availability of the venue if you are planning to have a weekend wedding. The Lucky Hotel is for those who appreciate a modern-style space.

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5. The Lock up, A Historic Lock-up for A Budget Wedding Venue in Newcastle

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Set on the heart of Newcastle, The Lockup is a heritage listed venue. It was originally a police station and a lockup, but now, it is a contemporary event venue. It combines the historic ambiance of the lock up and contemporary art gallery. The unique space suits those who love art. The venue will create such a different backdrop for your weddings. But it matches your earthy or bright-colored decoration. The space at the Lockup is also perfect for intimate weddings.

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In summary, from those options, try to find a venue that matches your budget. Whether it is a gallery or a historical lock-up, your choice should suit your needs, taste and budget.

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