Mount Sugarloaf – Craig & Mikarla

     Today was a perfect Spring day! On the summit of Mount Sugarloaf, with the sun shining and a gentle breeze rustling the canopy of gum leaves in the trees overhead, Craig & Mikarla shared their vows and were united in marriage to become husband & wife. The...

Celebrant Fees…the real story!

It always makes a celebrant smile, just a little, to have a couple enquire about their services and then, say in reply to the fee they have been quoted – “…….but we only need you for about 30 minutes on the day!” This open letter to...

11-11-11

Thankfully the raised temperatures of the past few days had passed and the sun was shining out at the Hunter Wetlands Centre in Shortland. Perfect conditions for a marriage ceremony on a very memorable date 11-11-11. Sheryl and Brett said their vows to each other and...

John & Hayley 30th October 2011

Today I had the privilege of performing the marriage ceremony of John & Hayley at Rafferty’s Resort, Cams Wharf. Whilst the heavens opened earlier and forced the ceremony indoors, the views of the lake still made for the perfect backdrop. John & Hayley...

Poetry…..to be or not to be in the ceremony?

Your marriage ceremony is the most important part of your wedding day. All of the preparations lead up to the moment that you both stand before each other  to take your vows and commit to becoming husband and wife. The reception following is the party to celebrate...