Check out the brilliant Photographers & Videographers from Willidea

Since becoming a Marriage Celebrant in 2008, I have had the privilege and delight, on several occasions, of working alongside the brilliant photographers and videographers from Willidea. Willidea is one of Brisbane’s most highly coveted photography and videography studios. Their experienced team of photographers ooze creativity, and bring fresh ideas to every shoot. They believe [...]

By |July 2nd, 2021|Sandra's Blog|0 Comments

Wedding RACV Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast

Another beautiful wedding at the RACV Royal Pines Resort on the Gold Coast on Sunday.  Have you ever thought about choosing this splendid venue for your wedding? Perhaps you are planning on having a destination wedding.  The RACV Royal Pines at the Gold Coast would be ideal. Suited to black-tie ceremonies or intimate wedding gatherings [...]

By |July 3rd, 2019|Sandra's Blog|Comments Off on Wedding RACV Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast

Weddings at Sirromet

It is always a delight to present weddings at Sirromet.  It is a spectacular ceremony venue offering three ceremony locations and exclusive individual reception areas.  There are limitless photo opportunities as Sirromet is surrounded by breathtaking scenery and rolling vines. Wallabies add to the ambiance as they give a relaxing feel to the surrounds and if guests are visiting from [...]

By |March 22nd, 2019|Sandra's Blog|Comments Off on Weddings at Sirromet

Wedding flowers by season in Australia

When choosing your wedding flowers, it’s not only about picking blooms that complement your choice of wedding dress and overall wedding theme, but it’s also important to consider whether they’re even available. Here’s a list of wedding flowers by season in Australia. While certain blooms such as roses are available all year round, most flowers are only available during [...]

By |November 12th, 2018|Sandra's Blog|Comments Off on Wedding flowers by season in Australia

Role of the Father of the Bride

It is often quite an emotional day for the father of the bride.   While the father of the bride is probably feeling a range of emotions, he might also be wondering what comes with the responsibility of being father of the bride. Rest assured, there are no hard and fast rules as to what being a father of [...]

By |October 5th, 2018|Sandra's Blog|Comments Off on Role of the Father of the Bride

Tips For Writing Your Own Vows

The ‘love letter’ is a method you can use to write your vows. As well as a chance to express and explore your love for each other, it is a precious gift both to give and to receive. Though you have obviously explored and expressed your love for each other already, the love letter exercise [...]

By |September 12th, 2018|Sandra's Blog|Comments Off on Tips For Writing Your Own Vows

Everything a Celebrant will do for your Wedding

For couples getting married, it can sometimes be confusing as to what your marriage celebrant will be doing on the day. You might even find yourself asking "what does a celebrant do?" But there is actually so much more to being a celebrant than just marrying a couple on the day, and a lot of [...]

By |August 29th, 2018|Sandra's Blog|Comments Off on Everything a Celebrant will do for your Wedding

Wedding Planning Checklist

10-12 MONTHS TO GO Set the date. Decide on a budget that both families are happy with (and be clear on who will be paying for what). Choose your official wedding party and MC (if appropriate). Select a handful of ceremony and reception locations and organise a meeting with the wedding event co-ordinator to talk [...]

By |July 10th, 2018|Sandra's Blog|Comments Off on Wedding Planning Checklist

31 Tips To Make Sure You Enjoy Your Wedding Day!

Wake up refreshed. Get to bed at a decent hour the night before so you can be your best. For this reason, it's wise to plan bachelor and bachelorette parties at least a week ahead of time. Eat a breakfast that is high in protein and complex carbs. This food will take a while to [...]

By |July 4th, 2018|Sandra's Blog|Comments Off on 31 Tips To Make Sure You Enjoy Your Wedding Day!

Beach Wedding Tips!

Nothing is more romantic than exchanging your vows on a beautiful sandy beach with the sound of the ocean as your wedding soundtrack. However, there are certain practical considerations for a beach wedding, and finding the perfect beach wedding gown  will probably be one of your top priorities. Here are seven tips on choosing the perfect [...]

By |June 12th, 2018|Sandra's Blog|Comments Off on Beach Wedding Tips!