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Ceremony Wisdom

The legal requirements to get married in Australia Brisbane City Celebrants share their knowledge on the minimum legal requirements to get married in Australia, and explain what a ‘legals only’ wedding is.Your marriage can take place from one calendar month after the date you lodge the Notice of Intended Marriage (NOIM) with your Celebrant.What legal

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Image by Carmen Rose How to change your last name when you marryCongratulations on getting married! Taking your partners surname is completely optional. The following is a guide to the process for those that decide to do so.In order for an individual to change their last name to that of their partners last name, either person

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Your ceremony sets the scene for your party and indeed your marriage to follow – so connecting with your celebrant on a level that resonates with your personalities is so important. If you aren’t into ‘fluffy or soppy ceremonies’, then Kitty of My Wedding Celebrant might be just the right person to start you off

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Image by LJM Photography via Emma and Kelly’s New Years Eve Bush WeddingAustralia has equality and we couldn’t be happier! With equality comes a whole new variety of options for the logistics of wedding ceremonies. As traditional gender specific roles become obsolete, wedding ceremonies are becoming more progressive, relevant and meaningful for both same sex couples, and also for

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Joanne and Joshua’s Brisbane Powerhouse wedding was both heartfelt and beautiful. The love these two share lit up the room and the vows they shared reflected their love for each other perfectly; unique, genuine and heart-warming! The happy couple have kindly allowed us to share their beautiful wedding vows and photos from their special day

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If you want to inject a shot of zest for life, energy and passion into your Monday morning then I suggest you read this interview with Russ Macumber Celebrant. Exuding fun and warmth, Russ is nevertheless serious about delivering a high-quality ceremony to begin your married life together. It’s important to him that your ceremony

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Being a marriage celebrant and celebrating happiness and love must be one of the best jobs in the world. Melissa Polimeni – Marriage Celebrant is one of the lucky people who seems to enjoy every aspect of her profession and puts her heart and soul into crafting ceremonies that are as individual as you are.

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Welcome to the wonderfully exciting, deliciously detailed and perhaps occasionally slightly daunting world of wedding planning.To put your mind at ease and get your wedding planning off to a great start, the Brisbane City Celebrants duo have lifted the veil on the most common misconceptions they encounter when it comes to the logistics of wedding ceremonies

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Cara and Jamie of Brisbane City Celebrants make a great team. Not only are they a duo in real life, they are also both marriage celebrants. Bringing to their profession a warmth and enthusiasm, which is reflected in the ceremonies they perform, Cara and Jamie are also passionate about working with others in the profession

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I think it helps to be ‘a hopeless romantic’ when you’re a celebrant. Surrounded by love on one of the best days of anyone’s life you can’t help but be inspired and touched by the bridal couple’s love story and the love that surrounds them from family and friends. Sarah of Sarah Aird Civil Celebrant

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We are so inspired by our many talented wedding vendors and Kate from Celebrant Kate is no exception in the talent and enthusiasm stakes. Her sparkle for her job, for the bridal couples she guides through the ceremony and her ability to adapt the ceremony to fit your style is what makes her an engaging

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Wedding rings aren’t everyone’s cup of tea! We had great fun chatting to Geoff from Julia’s Celebrant Agency who describes some great alternatives to exchanging rings that might just interest you!Ms Chinoiserie Says: Such a fun idea presenting your fiance with a trumpet! About Julia’s Celebrant Agency:  Julia’s Celebrant Agency is a website that showcases the best

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Image by Dreamlife PhotographyIf your dog is a very special part of your family, and you simply adore the idea of including them in your wedding ceremony, Jamie and I, the dog loving duo at Brisbane City Celebrants,  have put together our Top 10 tips to ensure everything goes ‘pawfectly’ for your dog friendly ceremony.1. Book them in for

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With temperatures rising, at Julia’s Celebrant Agency we loved chatting to Danielle who has SO many tips on how we can all stay comfortable during those hot summer weddings!!Ms Chinoiserie Says: You’re nervous enough anyway – without it being 35 degrees! I loved your ideas on how to keep cool!About Julia’s Celebrant Agency:  Julia’s Celebrant

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From classical through to modern, at Julia’s Celebrant Agency we caught up with Jess who is always so helpful when her clients ask her about ceremony music! Have a listen to her tips and see for yourself!Ms Chinoiserie Says: Jess really is the expert; it’s so important to choose ceremony music that suits you as

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