Congratulations Sam and Lance
Photos courtesy of Danielle Leigh Photography
Photos courtesy of Danielle Leigh Photography
Find the perfect wedding cake for your wedding in Brisbane or greater Queensland. Browse designs from some of Queensland’s most talented wedding cake suppliers on Wedding QLD.
All Occasions Speciality Cakes would be delighted to assist you in deciding the details for a truly memorable cake for your special day. They also offer cupcake towers, cake pops, iced cookies, dessert and lolly buffets.
JudyC has been designing cakes for 16 years. All cakes are hand made using quality ingredients. JudyC’s sugar flowers are especially and uniquely made for each order. Special attention and care is given to the finer details – for example: the flower colours, the type of flowers that the bride will be carrying, bridesmaid dress colour, particular invitation design that may be embroidered onto the cake and of course the design and fabric of the bride’s dress. It is important to JudyC that the cake not only looks fantastic but is delicious inside.
If you’re looking for a special cake that tastes delicious, looks amazing and won’t break the bank you have found the right place. Cakes n Flowers design exquisite wedding cakes especially for you. Whether you’re looking for an elaborate design with lace work with beautiful flowers or a rustic design with ruffles, they will look after you.
Where’s the Cake? specialise in beautiful cakes made to order. They cater for birthdays, wedding/groom’s cake, anniversary, engagement, gender reveal, christening, baby shower and novelty cakes. They aim to provide you with a quality cake, to provide the WOW factor, and to be the talking point of your event.
How to Plan the Best Wedding in Brisbane and Queensland
If you’re newly engaged and wondering where to start when it comes to planning a wedding, then read on! We’ve compiled a handy how-to guide of wedding planning resources to help you get started.
You can start planning your wedding in 13 easy steps. Wedding QLD has everything you need to plan a fabulous wedding in Brisbane and throughout Queensland.
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We’ve made it easy to plan your perfect Queensland wedding. Whether you’re picturing something small at home, a large grand ball room affair, an escape to the country, or something else, the amazing suppliers on Wedding QLD can turn your wedding vision into reality. Here’s our list of Queensland’s best wedding suppliers.
Whether you’ve got a large bridal party or small, or your wedding theme is tradition or modern, you’ll need wedding transport. Check out some of Queensland’s best wedding car suppliers on Wedding QLD. Choose from stretch limousines, modern luxury cars, or glamorous classic cars all from suppliers servicing Brisbane and Queensland.
Want a fun, fresh and fabulous wedding car experience? Something just that little bit different as a backdrop for your cherished photos and memories? Emerald Bus – Kombi Hire is stress free, competitively priced and easy to arrange. A perfect way to add some extra flair and nostalgia to your big day.
Located in Brisbane, Old’s Cool Limo Company can service the entire metropolitan area and is even happy to travel further afield to the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and Byron. Why not enjoy your special day in a unique way with Royboy? He is a truly unique car that will provide the perfect transport for the whole wedding party and photos for your most memorable day.
The team at Luxury Transfers understands the need for personalisation and putting your dreams first for your special day. Their fleet of cars will enhance and complement your day with various vehicles to suit your budget. With packages ranging from a luxury Bentley Continental Flying Spur, which is sure to make you arrive in style and comfort to a range of European vehicles, people movers and coaches.
LoveDubs | Kombi Hire Maleny offers the coolest transport service, tailoring personal wedding packages with a flawless and stunningly restored 1955 Split-Screen Kombi and most recently, a sublime 1961 Italian Vespa. They love what they do and are committed to ensuring your experience is fun, relaxed and truly memorable.
Cairns Luxury Car Hire is your premium wedding car provider, servicing Cairns, Port Douglas, Atherton Tablelands, Innisfail and Mission Beach. The friendly team a Cairns Luxury Car hire can cater to your every need. It’s your big day, you want to impress. Their fleet is sure to turn heads and hearts and you can pick the vehicle and colour, to suit your style.
When it comes to your wedding day, don’t settle for anything less than the best. A wedding car hire with Limoso for your wedding – whether in Brisbane, Gold Coast or the Sunshine Coast – is the first step in the right direction! Their unique combination of modern vehicles and traditional, yet sophisticated car hire service ensures that your wedding day is one you won’t soon forget.
Your wedding day is a day never to forget. A day of style, elegance and romance. Your perfect day. As the beautiful bride you will feel like a Princess, stepping into your own Royal carriage – a classic vintage Rolls-Royce or Bentley from Somerton Limousines. Thet specialise in wedding car hire in the Gold Coast area and beyond.
Corporate Limousines are the Gold Coast’s number one limousine and private car hire service they are dedicated to providing first class transportation service at affordable rates. Choose from many limousine styles and classes, top of the range stretch limousines, executive sedans and mini buses. Corporate Limousines will transfer you to your wedding in total luxury on time every time.
Brisbane Chrysler Limos specialise in white brand new, multi-award winning Chrysler 300C super stretch limousines – with the 5th easy access door – just brilliant. Chrysler Limos will hire super stretch limousines to all areas of South East Queensland from Noosa, Toowoomba, Brisbane, Gold Coast and Byron Bay and all areas in between.
No matter your style of wedding or wedding budget a wedding photographer is essential. They will capture the memories, forgotten moments and enable you to relive your special day forevermore. We’ve complied a list of Queensland’s best wedding photographers to help your wedding planning. It’s essential you book your wedding photographer early, as many of the best will be booked many months or years in advance. So, sit back, relax, and browse through some of the best wedding photographers servicing weddings in Brisbane and greater Queensland.
For Danielle Leigh Photography, wedding photography is more than just the classic formal images. It is all about the little moments, freezing time forever so you never miss a thing. With 4 years of experience and a strong team beside her, they strive to capture those hidden gems that even your mother in law will approve of hanging above her mantelpiece. Classic, timeless and documentary, you will have it all!
With more than 6 years of professional experience all over the Sunshine Coast, Francois Photography has gained a great reputation amongst most local vendors. His passion for wedding photography is intact with a true dedication to capture the beauty and the emotions, a combination of your personal style and his artistic expression.
A unique combination of wedding photojournalism and stunning creative portraits. Sam Wyper Photography capture the tears, joy and laughter throughout your special day in an unobtrusive way whilst conveying the beauty of the moment.
Renee Brazel Photography is a small team with passion and unique skill in wedding photography. They will provide you with heart warming, artistic imagery of your day. Each wedding is treated individually, and their aim is to capture genuine personalities, shared emotions and the story of the day.
Rstudios Photography have over 17 years experience of capturing weddings in a relaxed, candid manner. They offer a range of fully customizable packages that start with a few hours coverage for the small intimate ceremonies to a full day packages for those that want to remember the whole story that unfolds on their wedding day. Centrally located between Brisbane and the Gold Coast, Rstudios offer services throughout southeast Queensland, from the Gold Coast to the Sunshine Coast and west to the open Australian plains.
Rohana Leah Photography have 10 years of experience photographing weddings. Based on the Gold Coast, and travelling down to Byron Bay and up to the Sunshine Coast, photographing weddings. They have a range of packages to suit all budgets, and they can of course be adjusted to suit your wedding day.
Lee-Ann Wilson Photography specialize in wedding photography and have a passion for capturing those special moments that happen on your wedding day, so that you can preserve them and share them with your loved ones. Their style of photography is contemporary with a touch of tradition and fun but most importantly it is personalised for each individual couple.
Angelus Photographic Studio believe that wedding photography should be telling it like it is, without being false or posed. So if you want to run through the fields, climb a tree, walk down a city street, play a game of cricket, splash through the waves at a beach or simply sit back and drink some champers then that’s what they will do.
Your wedding ceremony should be a reflection of your love, and your journey together as a couple. A professional celebrant will take the time to craft a ceremony unique to your story and wedding style. They’ll help to plan the most amazing ceremony for you. In no particular order, here is our list of Queensland’s best wedding celebrants.
Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life and Laurel-Lea want to be a part of it with you. Your ceremony should be unique and reflect your personal values, beliefs, but more importantly your love for one another. She is here to help you every single step of the way to create a beautiful and heartfelt ceremony.
Your wedding is special and you deserve the best professional care, from the time you first meet Bill to the day of your wedding, and after. Bill is well aware of different cultural beliefs and customs and sensitive to religious and multicultural issues. His commitment is to make sure your ceremony is exactly what you want.
Bronwyn performs ceremonies in the Brisbane area and anywhere from the Gold Coast to the Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba and the Tweed Coast of New South Wales. She is happy to conduct your ceremony almost anywhere – at a venue, on the beach, in a park, at home, in a hot air balloon… the possibilities are endless.
With over ten years’ experience as a Marriage Celebrant, Lorraine has had the honour of helping hundreds of couples bring to life their perfect wedding day. Her style is relaxed and professional, with just the right balance of fun and laughter. She’ll take the time to get to know what’s important to you as a couple, so she can create an uplifting and authentic ceremony that’s truly your own.
Renee is an authorised marriage celebrant based in Brisbane with 11-years’ experience. She has conducted in the vicinity of 1400 weddings and is the preferred celebrant at a number of venues in South East Queensland. Renee’s couples would describe her as honest, reliable, highly organised and sometimes pretty funny.
Mitchell has fallen in love with creating fun (yet heartfelt) ceremonies that are a true celebration of the couple. He offers his services as full time celebrant so that you and your partner can be confident you’ll have his full attention in ensuring your ceremony is exactly as you’d wished!
Claire has extensive experience over many years in presenting weddings and same sex unions for the LGBTQIA community – that can now be legal weddings which is a wonderful celebration of equality. Plus simple ceremonies for people wishing to marry overseas. She is very passionate and committed to create a memorable day with couples that signifies their uniqueness and a reflection of their love for each other that encompasses all that is important to them.
Whether your ceremony is to be a grand affair, in a formal garden in Brisbane, a chapel on Tamborine or a small, intimate gathering on a secluded beach on the Gold Coast or Sunshine Coast, Neal Foster, The Brisbane Marriage Celebrant can help you create the perfect ceremony that truly reflects you as a couple.
Cassandra Neilson is a registered Australian civil celebrant residing on the Sunshine Coast. She loves to balance sophistication and elegance with fun and exuberance therefore delivering a ceremony that gives you and your guest’s moments that take our breath away.
Photos courtesy of Danielle Leigh Photography
Whether you’re planning a casual beach side wedding, or a modern industrial style, or elegant ballroom, or something in between Wedding QLD can help you find your perfect wedding venue in Brisbane and Greater Queensland. In no particular order, here are Wedding QLD’s top 45 Wedding Venues in Queensland.
Victoria Park is a stunning venue located on the north side that reflects the essence of Australian wedding luxury. Celebrate under sparkling chandeliers with magical views of Brisbane’s city skyline and golf course rolling greens. All of Victoria Park’s wedding spaces feature private bars and exclusive outdoor terraces, perfect for entertaining your loved ones.
Nestled at the base of the protected Springbrook National Park, Eco Studio Fellini is quickly becoming the choice du jour for weddings on the Gold Coast. Picture perfect five-acre grounds provide an idyllic backdrop with manicured lawns and gardens, featuring a subtle European influence amid the tranquil, primeval surrounds of the Gold Coast Hinterland – celebrating the green behind the gold.
Blackbird Private Dining and Events is located in the heart of Brisbane’s CBD. Impress your guests with 180 degree views of the Brisbane River from the Story Bridge down to the Kangaroo Point cliffs providing the ultimate backdrop for your ceremony and reception.
The Lushington is a 1920’s event hall, which has been lovingly restored to create the perfect location to host your next event. This art deco warehouse features exposed brick walls, original timber posts, four metre high ceilings and polished concrete floors, delivering rich atmosphere and timeless appeal. With the atmosphere set, The Lushington provides a backdrop that can be styled to your own unique taste.
Set among tropical landscapes and lush gardens is QT Port Douglas, a stunning venue that offers a relaxed and unique atmosphere. With a variety of spaces available there is sure to be something that will suit your personal taste; from the dramatic Manhattan ballroom, Bazaar alfresco restaurant – open-walled so you can feel the warm breeze on your face – or open air areas such as the Estilo Deck and Rainforest Grove – each offers something unique and different. QT Port Douglas can cater for up to 350 guests, meaning there is plenty of room available for you to celebrate your special day with all your loved ones.
Boulevard Gardens is a Brisbane wedding venue prestigiously situated next to the Brisbane River at Indooroopilly. With newly renovated and refurbished rooms, the Boulevard Gardens provides the perfect venue for weddings in Brisbane. Secluded settings, gorgeous courtyards surrounded by blooming gardens, trickling water fountain and cascading water feature, all help to create an unforgettably romantic setting for your wedding.
Gabbinbar Homestead is an historic Victorian-era estate available for destination weddings. Located in Toowoomba the expansive estate is the last remaining rural block in the city, so it has the feel of being a country wedding with the convenience of 3,000 accommodation rooms within 10 minutes drive, a major regional airport within 20 minutes and an easy 90 minute drive from Brisbane.
The Heritage Hotel and Function Centre at Old Petrie Town can cater to all your wedding needs. They are one of the few one stop Function Centre’s in South East Queensland. Enjoy beautiful ceremony locations, reception spaces, and multiple stunning photo opportunities within the park.
The Woolshed at Jondaryan is the perfect location for your special day. Experience an unforgettable wedding experience in a truly unique setting, from magnificent heritage-listed Woolshed building to the banks of Oakey Creek that runs through the property. Wedding packages provide all of your wedding needs in a neat little bundle.
Perched on the edge of the Coral Sea in the glorious Whitsundays, Villa Botanica, with its superb gardens and architecture, is a wedding venue simply unmatched anywhere in Australia. Even more extraordinary is that on your wedding day, this grand 5 acre estate is exclusively yours to explore and enjoy.
Abbey Boutique Hotel is a 125 year old Victorian destination wedding venue that is perfect for your fairy-tale wedding. You can have your ceremony on the grounds or 120 year old on site Chapel, canapes and beverages in the gardens whilst you have photos with your friends and family, followed by a romantic reception in the Long Room with chandeliers and fairy lights twinkling as you have your first dance together as Mr & Mrs’. It doesn’t finish there, the Abbey can also sleep up to 25 people in 12 rooms so you can enjoy breakfast together the following morning.
Sea Temple Resort & Spa is beautifully located on the beachfront of Four Mile Beach, just 5km from Port Douglas’ town centre. This spectacular resort has been designed with the utmost luxury, sophistication and relaxation in mind, blending seamlessly with the surrounding landscape echoing the natural features of this tropical oasis, making it a magnificent location to celebrate your wedding and a beautiful setting for your photographs.
The award winning Glengariff is one of the oldest privately owned family properties in Queensland and holds both your ceremony and reception. This beautiful property of 230 acres is only 45 mins from Brisbane CBD offering full exclusivity of the property and allows you to escape to a world of extravagance with its beautiful homestead and stunning grounds to explore.
Lakelands has everything you need in a wedding venue. Gorgeous garden ceremony location set under the shade of Jacaranda trees with a waterfront backdrop, this location is truly stunning. Afterwards join your friends and family for your reception where you will experience the culinary delights of Lakelands and dance the night away.
Bundaleer Rainforest Gardens‘ exquisitely natural rainforest backdrop makes for a beautifully relaxed wedding. It’s an unique award-winning rainforest setting so close to the city!! There’s nothing quite like us in Brisbane so dare to be different and WOW your guests!
With a sophisticated and luxurious Caribbean resort feel, Mon Komo provides the perfect mix of friendliness, tranquillity and relaxation in an elegant and refined beachside setting. Be indulged with the best of everything just the way you would like it; menus to tantalise your tastebuds, modern audio visual equipment, a stunning contemporary setting, dedicated bridal room with ensuite, and beautiful private pre-reception foyer with breath-taking views over Moreton Bay.
Mr & Mrs G Riverbar is an outstanding CBD setting for creating the perfect impression. This Brisbane riverfront bar can accommodate small groups of 10 for a sit down affair, or gatherings of up to 100 for lavish cocktail functions. You can secure the whole or part venue to suit the size of your party.
An Island Hideaway is situated along a 23 kilometre stretch of National Park which is the only untouched coastline left on the coasts peninsula. An Island Hideaway is one of the only Gold Coast venues that offer its guests something completely out of the ordinary. Exclusivity is their main focal point and no matter what size your event or function is, whether it be for 2 or 200 people, you are guaranteed unprecedented privacy and the exclusive use of their entire acreage enabling an uninterrupted and relaxing celebration.
Jimbour is a countryside estate, homestead, and garden wedding venue located in the Darling Downs region of outback Australia. Your wedding ceremony might take place under a towering tree in the gardens or inside a lovely chapel. The Jimbour property has an elegant atmosphere that accommodates events ranging from intimate receptions to more lavish wedding functions.
Set amongst the picturesque gum trees at the foothills of Mt Ommaney, you’ll find the McLeod Country Golf Club. They offer two intimate garden ceremony sites which overlook the golf course and lakes, this setting provides a beautiful scenic background for your wedding photos. They cater to all tastes and budgets – BBQ’s, set menus, buffets and cocktail parties. Everything you need for your wedding, all within 15kms of the CBD.
The pristine, peaceful paradise enveloping Couran Cove Island Resort provides an exceptional setting for unique wedding ceremonies, gorgeous receptions and an amazing honeymoon. Whether you dream of an intimate celebration with just the two of you present, a barefoot Blue Gum Point ceremony or a formal extravaganza, Couran Cove Island Resort can easily be styled to meet your personal requirements.
If you are looking for the ideal location for your wedding in Far North Queensland, look no further than The Billabong. Tucked away on 165 acres of private property, The Billabong is perfect for wedding parties of almost any size. Picture the calm tranquil waters of the billabong, the luscious green World Heritage listed rainforest and the rustic wooden saloon with timber deck stretched out over the water, it truly is a slice of heaven on earth.
Amongst the flowering gardens and picturesque views, Coolibah Downs is the perfect venue for both your ceremony and reception. Enjoy on-site accommodation and dreamy photography within 10 acres of lush private grounds! Coolibah Downs is the ultimate Gold Coast venue, catering for all your needs in the one location.
Parkwood International is a superb venue for weddings, with its picturesque surrounds, excellent food and outstanding service, catering for up to 180 guests. An enchanting pavilion overlooking the golf course and beautiful lakes is available for your wedding ceremony, with landscaped gardens and grounds providing the perfect backdrop for your photos on the day.
You will fall in love with the magnificent gardens and architecture of the Links Hope Island, reminiscent of the style and charm of Venice. Links Hope Island boasts remarkable variety and value when it comes to planning your special day. Their experienced wedding consultant will provide you with personal and professional service from the time that you call them to the time you say your farewells.
Located right on the stunning Noosa River and boasting sweeping river and hinterland views, the Noosa Boathouse offers a truly unique setting for your special day. Spanning over 3 levels, the Noosa Boathouse delivers memorable events tailored to your needs with flexible venue options and layouts that can easily be configured to suit receptions of any style or size.
Imagine the memories you and your guests will take from celebrating the most important day of your life in this unique location. From canapes to food stations and sit down meals, let your vision come to life with the full hire of Salt House, with unsurpassed views of the Cairns Marina and Trinity inlet, your event is sure to hit the mark.
The Waterfront Restaurant has fast become a popular wedding destination with its endless ocean views and overlooking the world heritage listed Fraser Island. This truly unique setting along the Queensland coast has the perfect backdrop for your stunning waterfront wedding.
Caloundra Power Boat Club pride themselves on creating exactly the reception you have dreamed of, offering a range of styles to suit your individual taste and budget. Their superbly landscaped gardens and romantic gazebo provide a sophisticated setting on the waterfront for a tranquil ceremony.
Wynnum Manly Leagues Club is Brisbane bayside’s premier wedding reception venue … perfect for sharing the most important day of your life with the most important people in it. Choose from one of two spacious function rooms, a tantalizing menu and a vast array of beverage options complimented by only the finest professional service to ensure your special day is nothing less than perfect.
Virginia Golf Club we will ensure that your special day is exactly that. Their bright and spacious function room can cater for up to 160 people in style. The adjacent terrace also provides an excellent location either for welcome drinks or for the ceremony. The room is complete with private bar, parquetry dance floor and is fully air-conditioned.
Choosing to have your wedding at Ocean View Estate Winery and Restaurant means choosing tranquil, picturesque surroundings, a relaxed atmosphere in a beautiful building purposely designed for weddings with staff that care about your personal needs and a chef who will design a perfect menu to give your day that special touch.
The Grand Hotel @ Gladstone is renowned for our hospitality and ability in meeting every request of the bride and groom to be on this, your most special of occasions. Whether 40 or 400, whatever your budget, you will be assured of a most professional and pleasant experience. With three elegantly appointed function rooms plus your own cocktail bar/foyer area that may be combined, complete with stage and dance floor.
Airlie Beach Whitsundays most exciting and stylish contemporary collection of hotels and penthouses – at Hotel Group offer the very finest locations coupled with extraordinary hospitality, their properties offer a unique difference for the discerning traveller.
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