Weddings and Social Functions

The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens can help make your wedding day perfect. From idyllic garden surrounds to Tasmania’s finest reception venue, we will strive to make your day very special.

Your perfect day in the perfect location

We would like to play a role in your special day. As Tasmania’s premiere gardens venue we can tailor the perfect package to make your day a unique event. Our experienced staff will take the time to understand you and help create your dream wedding. The Gardens offer many stunning ceremony locations, both indoor and outdoor and the most picturesque reception venue in Tasmania. The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens staff understands that every couple is unique and we offer a complete service to cater to your individual needs.


Set in the picturesque Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens the Botanical Restaurant is one of Tasmania’s finest dinning venues. With reception facilities to cater for parties of 20-200, you can make this your perfect wedding day. The Restaurant offers “stunning views over the Gardens and the magnificent Derwent River. Also available is the Riverview Room with its intimate setting and views.


Nestled in the heart of Hobart the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens offers modern facilities coupled with historic elegance and timeless beauty. With its central location, celebrated restaurant and free parking, the Gardens offer the perfect mix of practicality and convenience.

The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens offers a picture perfect range of areas in which you can host special events, such as:

  • Weddings
  • Naming ceremonies
  • Birthday parties
  • Anniversary celebrations

Popular sites within the Gardens that are available for hire include:

  • Conservatory
  • Lily Pond
  • The Japanese Garden
  • French Memorial Fountain
  • Anniversary Arch
  • Fuchsia House
  • Gazebo
  • Wombat One

For information on hiring sites for private functions, contact the Gardens on 03 6166 0451 or email

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