The Retreat Port Stephens


4302 Nelson Bay Road, Anna Bay, New South Wales 2316


02 4982 1244


The Retreat offers a unique wedding venue surrounded by Natural bush land and backing onto the sand dunes we truly offer a venue like no other.                                                                                                                             

The Retreat, Port Stephens is truly a unique wedding venue, offering a complete wedding experience.  Our packages offers you and your guests 2 Nights’ Accommodation with exclusive use to The Retreat - be it midweek or a weekend.  You and some of your guests may also want to stay extra nights and there is ability to do this, upon availability. 

The Retreat offers two different areas on the property to hold your wedding reception. 

?         We have an indoor multipurpose function room which can seat up to 80 guests or Stand-up Cocktail Party for 100 guests; or

?         A picturesque outdoor area with a bush backdrop and backing onto the stunning sand dunes (marquee recommended)


Apart from being an amazing venue, what attracts Brides and Grooms to The Retreat is that everything is in one location; ceremony, reception & accommodation.  This makes for a perfect opportunity to spend extra quality time with your family and friends who have travelled from near and far to celebrate with you.


Once your accommodation and wedding venue is booked at The Retreat, the rest is DIY.  You arrange your own Marriage Celebrant, Caterer, Stylist, Photographer, Hair & Beauty, Entertainment, Alcohol etc.   We have an information booklet which includes a list of our preferred suppliers who we have worked with previously.

For those who wish to elope we also offer Elopement Packages.  

For details on our Wedding packages or Elopement Packages please send through an enquiry.

Venue Overview

Min. Ceremony Guests Indoor

Ceremony Guests

Min 60 / Max 100
Reception Guests Indoor

Reception Guests

Min 60 / Max 100


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