Planning a Wedding on a Budget

Wedding planning is an exciting yet overwhelming process, and most often limited by one major factor – the budget.  As important a celebration that a wedding is, nobody wants to overextend themselves and be paying for the event for years to come. Overspending on your wedding can put a marriage in debt from the get-go…

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Innovative Wedding Favours for Every Wedding Budget

Each wedding is unique, and the perfect token for guests to remember your special day is a creative and innovative wedding favour, that they can take away from the event as a memento to commemorate the occasion. As wedding celebrants, we’ve seen all sorts of weddings, and the ones that are planned down to the…

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How to Choose the Celebrant that’s right for you

When planning a wedding there are naturally so many different elements to think about, from choosing a venue, the cake, flowers, bridesmaids, best man to sorting out the vows for the wedding ceremony, so it can be hard to know what to prioritise and how to make the right decisions. Choosing the right celebrant to…

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Ceremony venues

There are some great places across the Sunshine Coast and Sunshine Coast Hinterland to tie the knot. The Brides Tree have compiled a snapshot of a mere 18 here, http://www.thebridestree.com.au/galleries/ceremony-venues?t=58, but there are plenty more. We’ve loved the ceremonies we’ve performed at, Little White Wedding Church and Weddings at Tiffany’s, House of Laurels, Secrets on the…

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Legal requirements of getting married in Australia.

There is a lot to consider when planning your wedding day. This blog will help you with the key legal requirements. To be legally married in Australia, a man and woman must: not be married to someone else not be marrying a parent, grandparent, child, grandchild, brother or sister be at least eighteen years old,…

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Benefits of small intimate weddings.

Of the many couples planning their wedding in Maleny area that we meet with, the emerging trend seems to be towards a small intimate wedding and in many cases there’s also no wedding party. If you’re contemplating a small intimate wedding, either driven by budget or a desire to have only your nearest and dearest…

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Sunshine Coast Beach Weddings – things to consider.

Above all, you will need a permit, ensure you contact the local council to obtain one. Let your guests know that the wedding is actually on the sand, so they can dress appropriately. This can be communicated with the invitation (included with the map/directions), on your wedding website and through word-of-mouth. A nice idea is…

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Elopement ceremonies in Maleny!

Weddings can be beautiful, once-in-a-lifetime experiences, but they can also cost thousands of dollars and be a major headache to plan. By eloping, you can leave these worries behind and add a sense of adventure to your wedding. There are many amazing spots around the Sunshine Coast / Maleny area where you can exchange vows.…

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