COVID-19 update
Back to previous page

Minnamurra Rainforest Centre

Budderoo National Park

Affected by closures, check current alerts 


Venue hire conditions

Organised events that can comply with current rules on public gatherings are allowed in NSW national parks. No other events can proceed until further notice.

Please get in touch with your NPWS event contact, the relevant local park office, or email the Events team to arrange bookings, cancellations or postponements.

Minnamurra Rainforest Centre offers a range of special places for an intimate wedding ceremony and superb photography. Say your vows shrouded by subtropical rainforest, near Jamberoo.

Venue is suitable for
Wedding ceremonies
Maximum people: 20
Picnic tables, cafe/kiosk, carpark, drinking water, toilets
Entry fees

Let us know in advance if you’re paying your guests’ $12 vehicle entry fee, and send us a guest list (in alphabetical order) before your wedding day. Or, if guests are paying the vehicle entry fee themselves, please let them know this in advance.

Available for hire 7 days a week, 2pm to 4pm, except during school holidays, Easter holidays, long weekends and public holidays. Dates may be negotiable for small wedding groups or wedding photography.
To make a function or event booking, or for more venue information, please email Minnamurra Rainforest Centre or phone 02 4236 0469 (and choose option 3). Wedding photography must be booked. Minimum 6 weeks’ booking notice required.
Other Information

Please remember to stay on the boardwalk at all times.

If you're looking for a beautiful outdoor venue for small wedding ceremonies or wedding photography, Minnamurra Rainforest Centre offers several timeless locations to choose from. With a picturesque suspension bridge, elevated walkways winding through remnant rainforest and a tranquil riverside picnic area, you’re sure to find the perfect spot. In each setting you’ll enjoy the gentle sounds of river flowing over moss-coloured boulders, birdsong and the breeze whispering through leaves.

The subtropical rainforest is a magical place to start the next cycle of your life with your partner.

Located in the foothills of Jamberoo Valley, west of Kiama, Minnamurra Rainforest Centre is perfectly situated for an intimate spring or autumn wedding. Even if walkers pause to view your ceremony, it remains a peaceful and welcoming environment for you and your guests.

For directions, safety and practical information, see venue info

Park info

  • in Budderoo National Park in the South Coast and Country NSW regions
  • Budderoo National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger. The park gates at Minnamurra Rainforest Centre open at 9am and close at 5pm every day.

  • Park entry fees:

    $12 per vehicle per day only in the Minnamurra Rainforest area. Bus or taxi: $4.40 per adult and $2.20 per child.

    Buy annual pass
See more info on the venue