The Driftwood Shed is a gorgeous five acre property on the banks of the Shoalhaven river just outside of Nowra on the South Coast of NSW. It’s beautiful location along the river makes for such a beautiful ambience for every Driftwood Shed wedding. The old shed on the property is over 80 years old and has been perfectly styled with old wares and is full of country charm.
The gardens are well kept with lots of interesting little features and collections thoughtfully arranged by the owners. There is also a private jetty on the water and many big and beautiful trees on the property. It’s the perfect spot all year round for an intimate wedding on the river.
About Driftwood Shed
Can we have our wedding ceremony here?
Yes! There are a couple of spots you can choose for your ceremony on the property. The main one on the lawn has a great seated area for your guests (with gorgeous views behind).
Can we have our wedding reception here?
Yes! There is a clear sided marquee that sits up to 100 people on site. The old shed is also a great area your guests can hang and relax and is usually where the dance floor is once the party kicks off.
What is the address?
111 Terara Road, Terara, New South Wales 2540, Australia
Driftwood Shed is located on the banks of the Shoalhaven River on the South Coast of New South Wales, Australia. It is approximately 2 hours drive from Sydney. It is a 1 hour drive to the Southern Highlands. 30 minutes drive to the Kangaroo Valley and Kiama.
How many guests can we have?
This venue suits up to 100 guests.
How much does a wedding cost here?
For full wedding package details and inclusions, it is best to contact the venue for full and up to date details.
What accommodation options are in the area?
The property has some onsite accommodation, sleeping up to 6 people. It’s close proximity to Nowra however means there are plenty of accommodation options nearby.
Is there parking on site?
Yes, there is plenty of parking available on site for guests who choose to drive to the venue.
Is this an exclusive venue?
Yes, you have complete and exclusive use of the entire wedding venue during your booking period. This is important as it means you have complete privacy for your entire stay.
Driftwood Shed Wedding Photos
Why I Recommend Driftwood Shed Weddings
A gorgeous property in a beautiful part of the world. It’s so easy to see why this is such a sought after wedding venue.
With beautiful photo locations onsite, we can make the most of our time with the bridal photos and enjoying the last light of the day. This gives you more time to party with your family and friends.
To me it’s one of those ultimate DIY wedding venues. You have full control over the styling with the ability to add as much or as little as you like. With the location being so easy going, it is easy to have your wedding ceremony seamlessly move into mingling/canapes before the festivities of the evening kick off.
How To Get The Most Out Of Your Wedding
- The south coast is beautiful all year round. I especially love autumn through the most where you have the warm days and the cool nights, especially great weather for a wedding day!
- The best time of the day for wedding photography is as the sun starts to set. Therefore, it’s always best to build sunset photos into the timeline when doing your wedding planning.
- There are lots of bus services in the area that can pickup/drop off your guests. This is a great way to make sure everyone enjoys the party (and responsibly).
- There are some amazing wedding vendors (such as florists, stylists, caterers and wedding celebrants) that service the area. I am more than happy to recommend
Hi, I’m Jack Of Jack Chauvel Photography
I love getting down the south coast and if you are planning a Driftwood Shed wedding then I would love to be there to document it.