St Josephs Guesthouse Wedding and Function Venue - the peace and tranquility of yesteryear to charge your batteries for tomorrow



Are you looking for that different, that intimate setting and location for a private wedding?

the way you want it

Book in a wedding and receive a FREE night midweek for 2 couples to experience the church before your big day

Then St Joseph’s Guest House and Function Venue is for you.  Located in the MacDonald Valley, just 90 minutes from the busy hub of Sydney, this venue can offer you the peaceful day that you are looking for.  We offer plenty of grassy areas forming a natural amphitheatre overlooking nuptuals on the outdoor deck, or the tasteful ground floor of the church, rich in history and ambiance for an indoor wedding/reception – the setup is totally up to you!

outdoor dinning at its finest

Your Stay

We provide a restored and renovated stone building with five bedrooms (four with ensuite and all with Free to Air digital TV), a lounge room, a modern kitchen with enclosed laundry facilities, an attic retreat, an indoor entertainment area and a large outdoor plunge pool and deck with BBQ.  All bedding is provided, freshly laundered and ready to use.

Nature provides clear air, open skies, river and valley views, a rich variety of fauna and flora and lots of quiet. You will see eagles, a variety of large and small water birds, lyre birds, wallabies, wombats, possums and goannas.

What you provide

You bring clothes, food and drinks.  You can also bring your favourite digital entertainment media

Take a 3D tour of the church and all its amazing beauty


For more information on St Josephs Guesthouse, view the YouTube clips below, check out our Gallery and Weddings pages or visit our Facebook page.

Early restoration and refurbishment work

St Josephs Guesthouse fully operational

Drone View

Better Homes and Gardens



Bookings for the whole venue work on a two night minimum with Sunday to Thursday for only $1,000 per night and Friday and Saturday nights are at $1,300 per night.  So gather your family from far and wide, call your friends, bring your workmates or your clients .... the more the merrier. $6,500 secures a wonderful four nights accomadation for your wedding.

We hope this website has inspired a desire to check us out and we look forward to meeting you out on the deck in the cool of the afternoon.

Please check our Bookings page for availability and register your booking interest using the Booking Enquiry Form and we will get in touch.

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Staying in the Valley

There are B&B's scattered throughout the valley and The Settlers Arms offers a great location for Guests to relax before and after the wedding.

Settlers Arms


We can help you organise transport for your guest from there accomodation to St Joseph's Guest House and home again at the end of the night.