20 Wedding Reception Ideas That Will Wow Your Guests

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As they say, atmosphere is everything! So, we’re sharing our favourite wedding reception ideas, from creative centrepieces to uniquely styled spaces that deliver the wow factor. We’ve also included a link to each feature so you can see even more gorgeous details from the weddings and shoots that catch your eye!

Creative Table Settings

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Styling: Ruffles & Bells | Flowers: Poppy Culture | Photography: Adrian Tuazon
See more: Timeless Romance Wedding Inspiration

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Styling: Oh Perfect Day | Flowers: Cecilia Fox | Photography: Agent 86 Photography
See more: French Provincial Wedding Inspiration

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Styling: Capote & Peachy | Flowers: Good Grace & Humour | Photography: Elleni Toumpas
See more: Modern Restaurant Wedding Inspiration

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Styling & Flowers: Mary and Ivor | Photography: Ben Yew Photography
See more: Dani & Dave’s Timeless Outdoor Wedding

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Styling & Flowers: Kate Dawes Flower Design | Photography: Ethereal Photography
See more: A Bohemian Luxe Wedding

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Styling: Modern LA Weddings | Photography: Gabe McClintock Photography
See more: Abigail & Kellen’s Enchanted Woodland Wedding 

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Styling & Flowers: Drift Events | Photography: Emma Hampton Photography
See more: Mieke & Dan’s Rustic Restaurant Wedding 

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Styling: Blooming Love Events | Flowers: Basia Puchalski Floral Design | Photography: Qlix Photography
See more: Ethereal Blush Inspiration Shoot 

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Flowers: Sugar Bee Flowers | Photography: Long Way Home Photography
See more: A Romantic Woodland Wedding 

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Styling: Styled by Her | Flowers: Clementine Posy | Photography: We Are Origami Photography
See more: Modern Elegance Wedding Inspiration

Unique Reception Spaces

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Venue: Her Majesty’s Theatre, WA | Photography: Fiona Vail
See more: Nikita & Adam’s Glamorous Old Hollywood Wedding

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Venue: All Saints Woodville, NSW | Photography: Jac & Heath Photography
See more: A Pastel Vintage Wedding

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Venue: Zigfrids Dining Hall, VIC | Photography: Smitten Wedding Photography
See more: Cessiah & Josh’s Eclectic Bohemian Wedding

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Venue: The Grounds of Alexandria, NSW | Photography: Tealily Photography
See more: Gabi & Josh’s Handcrafted Blush & Gold Wedding

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Venue: Capriole Estate, QLD | Photography: Danielle D’Arcy Photography

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Venue: Q Station Manly, NSW | Photography: The Follans
See more: An Elegant Waterside Wedding

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Venue: Ormond Hall at The Village, VIC | Photography: Caveira Photography
See more: A Relaxed Vintage City Wedding

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Venue: Abbotsford Convent, VIC | Photography: Tess Follett Photography
See more: Ashleigh & David’s Romantic Wintry Wedding

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Venue: Eschol Park House, NSW | Photography: Siempre Weddings
See more: Whimsical Garden Wedding Inspiration

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Venue: Stanley Park, Fullerton Cove, NSW | Photography: Lauren Anne Photography
See more: Pat & Luke’s Bright & Fun Outdoor Wedding