About WedShed

WedShed is an online platform that brings together a collection of unique Aust and NZ venues to hire for weddings

Several years ago, a close girlfriend of ours became engaged. Champers was popped and offers of help were volunteered. We were tasked with helping our bride-to-be find a unique wedding venue. Piece of cake, we thought – Google’s surely got our backs. Not quite.

Without stumbling upon a miraculous search term or knowing the right blogs to look through, the same stuff kept cropping up. We were quickly left feeling disillusioned, and realised that someone needed to make the process of finding a wedding venue a whole lot easier and more inspirational. So we decided to do it.

We use the word ‘venue’ loosely – our spaces range from woolsheds and warehouses to wineries and airplane hangars. What’s consistent is that all our spaces allow couples to create personal celebrations that reflect what they’re all about. Less bridezilla, more bridechilla.

Melany McBride & Amy Parfett


We’re Mel and Amy – two Aussie women who firmly believe that weddings should be about the people involved, not the traditions and spectacle that so many people sadly feel the pressure of.

WedShed is our way of helping like-minded and loved-up humans find awesome venues in which to say some nice words, share some rings, enjoy many glasses of something delicious and have a boogie.

* Finalists 2017 Veuve Clicquot New Generation Awards

* Finalists 2018 Optus MyBusiness Awards

* Winners 2017 Collective x Lexus Startup Competition

* Made the cut SmartCompany’s 2017 Hot 30 Under 30


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