Stories and Testimonials

10th wedding anniversary & they renewed their vows!

Mick organised a surprise renewal of vows for Lee on Friday to celebrate their 10th wedding anniversary. Before they left Australia to tour the South Island in a campervan, Mick contacted me to organise this lovely surprise for Lee. Fortunately, L…

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Love is in the air!

Heli weddings organised this wedding day for Grace and Jason. With approximately 15 guests it was not possible to fly everyone to the top of the mountains above Queenstown, so Grace and Jason chose to have their ceremony on the lakefront in Queens…

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Love is the Reason

Mount Soho is a wonderful location for couples who have a large guest list -and so it was perfect for Matt and Tess’s wedding day in late January this year. With 5 pageboys/girls plus bridesmaids and groomsmen, the giving away by Tess’s father, th…

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A couple with distinction

James and Jacinda chose the beautifully located Distinction Hotel just 20 minutes from Queenstown for their ceremony. All the guests, including themselves had travelled from all corners of the globe to share their special day. Today, when I receiv…

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One of the most beautiful ceremonies ever!

This is a ceremony I will never forget – 2 beautiful women so in love, so happy and so together! And they thanked me! We chose Phillipa as our celebrant for our Queenstown civil ceremony in January. Right from the outset we were happy with our dec…

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Love was in the air during this very special ceremony

I first met Greg and Anne-Marie in September last year and we had an instant connection and so was absolutely delighted when they chose me as their marriage celebrant. The ceremony was at Stoneridge Estate overlooking Lake Hayes just 20 minutes fr…

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locals marry in Queenstown – why choose anywhere else?

This is the time of year that we see more locals marrying than any other time of the year. Why? Because we know when the weather is usually at its best and when the colours are in their prime. Local couple Zoe and Tafoa married in the gorgeous cha…

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A thank you note from my first wedding for 2013

Bryan and Lani chose Peregrine Winery in the Gibbston Valley, approximately 20 minutes from Queenstown, for their ceremony – and what a magic day it was! Lani surprised Bryan with a song that she had written and her brother sung it during the cere…

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Elegant wedding at Matakauri Lodge

A lovely thank you message has just come from Kylie and Robert who married at Matakauri Lodge in mid January, it was a fabulous day and it was a true pleasure to meet Kylie and Robert as well as their close friends and family: “…yes married life…

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