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How much for a Sunshine Coast Celebrant?

This is always one of the first questions a couple will ask – “How much?”

As people don’t get married every day, they actually have no idea of what each service in the wedding industry would cost (or should cost).  Which is totally understandable.

So I thought I would provide a little bit of an insight […]

Looking for a Sunshine Coast marriage celebrant for 2020?

Welcome to 2019!

An exciting and busy year ahead for weddings in and around the Sunshine Coast.

If you just got engaged (congratulations!) or if you have been engaged for awhile and are planning to get married within the next 9 months or so, I strongly recommend booking ASAP.

From around the 14th January bookings start to […]

Important information for all couples about Wills

The Canberra Times posted an article today advising same sex couples about some things to consider when  they decide to get married.   However, the information is relevant to ALL couples and is worth a quick read.

It addresses the importance of having a will, defacto status and binding agreements.

98% of all couples I see don’t […]

Same sex marriage legislation finally passed

Here is the link to the Canberra Times article

It is all systems go!  Please contact me for detailed information of what is required for you to be married.

Good news for same sex couples who married overseas

Many gay and lesbian couples were so frustrated with the out dated marriage laws here in Australia that they flew overseas and were legally married in another country such as the US, New Zealand or United Kingdom.

If you haven’t already, make sure you register that marriage here in Australia.  Because on the date that […]

At last! Same Sex Marriages can happen in Australia

The first hurdle in finally catching up with the rest of the world has been jumped!

Now all that needs to happen is for the Act to be passed, a date of implementation set and new guidelines and forms to be made available to celebrants.

When can gay couples be married on the Sunshine Coast?   A […]

How to make your Celebrant blush

Being a Celebrant here on the Sunshine Coast and Hinterland is such a wonderful experience.  I know I have said it before, but I love my job!

Who else gets to regularly share in such beautiful moments when a couple are committing to spend their lives with each other?

Every wedding is different in how it […]

Small Wedding Specialist – 4 options to large expensive weddings

For many couples today, the idea of spending around $30,000 to $50,000 for the average Australian wedding is just crazy.

They have other priorities such as a mortgage, children, holidays or they simply can’t see the value in spending so much just on one day.

So, what are the options?

1:  Elope overseas- grab your partner and head […]

How to do a low budget wedding on the Sunshine Coast

Wedding costs can vary considerably depending on the style and location of your wedding, the number of guests you have, and of course, how far you go in living your dream day.

In recent years, there has been a decline in the amount spent on weddings as the cost of mortgages and changing priorities has meant couples […]

Feedback from a newly married couple

I don’t normally make public the thank you emails and appreciation letters from my couples, however, when I received this email from Nikiya and David , it touched my heart.

David and Nikiya had their wedding ceremony at one of the most beautiful country venues close to Canberra.  Her mum owns, and operates the Rollonin Cafe […]