Cypress Lakes Resort Weddings

Opening Hours: 7 Days a week, 24 Hours

At Cypress, we believe in offering only the highest quality of communication, service and facilities for your special day, and it would be our pleasure to host your wedding.

Cypress Lakes has a diverse range of beautiful backdrops for any style of wedding from our elegant Ballroom, or relaxed Lagoon Pool Marquee to the warm and inviting oak panelled Cypress Lounge.

Located in the heart of Hunter Valley wine country, we offer a range of luxurious villas to accommodate you and your wedding guests in style, as well as excellent leisure facilities.

Whether you wish to celebrate with an intimate gathering of 40 or an elaborate party of 400, our Cypress Lakes Team will work with you every step of the way to ensure we give you and your guests’ memories that will last a lifetime.

Enjoy pre-wedding pampering in our award winning Golden Door Elysia - one of Australia’s leading spas – with beautiful views over the valley. Or enjoy a round on our 18-hole Steve Smyers designed golf course, with drinks afterwards on the terrace of our Member’s Lounge.

Your dedicated Wedding Coordinator will ensure you and your guests have a truly memorable experience.

Come at your own leisure to assess suitability of the resort or we are happy to provide an accompanied resort tour service between the hours of 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday, by strict appointment.


At Cypress Lakes Resort, we have a selection of function rooms to suit every wedding style.

Members Lounge - The Member’s Lounge, located within the main Resort Centre at Cypress Lakes is an excellent venue for small wedding groups of up to 50 guests. With its central location adjacent to the Lobby Bar and leading out onto the spectacular outdoor terrace, the Member’s Lounge is a truly special venue.

Pipette Restaurant - Cypress Lakes signature restaurant, Pipette is filled with character. With high ceilings, and a Wedding capacity of 80, Pipette creates an intimate atmosphere for your wedding. Pipette boasts a large balcony overlooking Cypress Lake and our Championship Golf Course, and is truly an amazing venue to host your dream wedding.

Cypress Centre - Cypress Lakes newest wedding venue, located a short stroll from our main reception, has exceptional views and facilities to match. This venue offers the best of both worlds with a great indoor reception room, as well as a large balcony overlooking the resort.

Convention Centre – The Convention Centre is an extremely flexible wedding venue suitable for a variety of group sizes ranging from 40 guests to 280 guests. With the full range of menu options available, an exceptional foyer area, a large outdoor terrace leading out onto a magnificent lawn area overlooking The Lagoon Pool Marquee and across the Hunter Valley.

Event Centre – For large wedding groups, The Event Centre is an option like no other. With its light and bright themes, exceptional outdoor terrace and significant size. The flexible room layout allows for many theming concepts.

Lagoon Pool Marquee – Located in an ambient setting among the local flora and directly adjacent to Cypress Lake the marquee is the ideal outdoor wedding reception venue suitable for between 40 and 140 guests. 


  • Unparalleled location in the heart of the Hunter Valley vineyards.
  • Luxury villa style accommodation.
  • Widest variety of ceremony and reception venues in the Hunter Valley.
  • Award winning championship golf course.
  • At Cypress Lakes Resort, our dedicated wedding coordinator will takes care of all the details so you can stay focused on your big day.

Payment Options:
Cash, EFTPOS, Cheque, Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Diners, ATM Available


Directions to Cypress Lakes Resort: From the centre of Sydney, cross the Harbour Bridge and proceed along Pacific Highway north to the National 1 (F3) freeway at Wahroonga. Travel north along the freeway towards Newcastle (approximately 1 hour). Turn off the National 1 (F3) freeway at Cessnock/Kurri Kurri exit and proceed to Cessnock. As you enter Cessnock along Aberdare Road, turn right at the first set of traffic lights onto Vincent Street (following the directional signs to Branxton). Proceed to the end of Vincent Street. Turn left at traffic lights onto Wollombi Road (following the directional signs to Branxton) and then first right at the traffic lights onto Allandale Road, passing swimming pool on the left and McDonald's Restaurant on the right. Proceed along Allandale Road. Five kilometres out of Cessnock and you will pass the Cessnock Airport on the left-hand side. Turn left 500 metres past the airport into Broke Road. Follow Broke Road for approximately three kilometres to the "T" intersection. Turn left at the "T" intersection onto McDonalds Road. Remain on this road, and you will find Cypress Lakes Resort (Thompsons Road) on your right-hand side (after Brokenwood and Tamburlaine Wineries).

Operator details

Location: 15 Thompsons Road, Pokolbin NSW 2320
Phone: +61 2 4993 1806
Mobile: +61 2 4993 1806
Location map