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Coonara Springs Ceremony by the pond

Touring a wedding venue? Here are our do’s and don’ts.

Can’t choose your wedding venue? Here are our top tips for a wedding venue tour that helps you make your decision with confidence.

Yarra Valley Wedding, Michael Briggs Photography

72 questions to ask your wedding venue before you book

Find My Perfect Venue’s Wedding Venue Filtering Formula makes your decision easier. These 72 questions will help you find the best place for your big day.

Flos Botanicals Elegant, Modern Chic Wedding Florist

Everything a wedding florist wishes you knew

Not sure how to choose your wedding florist? Vivien of Flos Botanical talks us through the best possible process for minimal stress and maximum gorgeousness.

Outdoor Wedding Dining Yarra Valley Bulong Estate

The Smart Couples Guide to Wedding Budget Breakdown

How much does a wedding cost? How much should you spend on the dress? This handy infographic breaks it down for you so you can plan with ease.

Your Wedding Planning Checklist Part 5: 1 month – 1 week before

Plan your dream wedding with less stress using our sanity-saving month-by-month checklist for Australian brides and grooms. This is part 5 of our step-by-step series.

Healesville RACV Country Club Dansk Photography

Think a Country Club wedding is beyond your grasp? Think again

Exclusive, chic, high-end - just a few of the words that spring to mind when you think of Country Clubs. But there’s a couple more worth considering when it comes to wedding planning - ‘wholly achievable’.

Roll out the barrels and celebrate, Intimate Wedding Venue Yarra Valley

Roll out the barrel and celebrate

If you’re the kind of person who enjoys the simple things in life, finding a way to celebrate a special occasion without it turning all ‘tantrums and tiaras’ can seem daunting. But there’s a really rather fabulous option out there, guaranteed to offer all the elegance with none of the overwhelm. Barrel rooms.

Wedded Bliss at Alowyn Gardens, Michael Briggs Wedding Photographer

Your Wedding Planning Checklist Part 4: 2-4 months out

We’re getting so close to the big day! It’s the final countdown, and these last few months are about finalising and confirming details. All of your hard work is about to pay off!

Log Cabin Ranch, Ashleigh Haase Wedding Photographer

Your Wedding Planning Checklist Part 3

From booking your rehearsal dinner to selecting wedding rings, our 5-part wedding planning checklist covers everything an organised bride needs to know.

Projekt 3488 Rick Liston

Your Wedding Planning Checklist Part 2

Part 2: 8-6 months before the big day. Working out where to start planning is half of the struggle. With our 5-part wedding planning checklist series, we make getting organised easy.

Wild Cattle Creek, Ashleigh Haase Photography

Your Wedding Planning Checklist

Part 1: 16-9 months out. A wedding planning checklist for the organised bride. Our first checklist in this 5 part series will help you eliminate overwhelm and prioritise your time.

Drawing heavily on farm or barn-inspired aesthetics, timber beams, charming naturalistic decor, earthy tones and emerald views, you really can’t go wrong with rustic...

10 Standout Rustic spots to tie the knot!

Drawing heavily on farm or barn-inspired aesthetics, timber beams, charming naturalistic decor, earthy tones and emerald views, you really can’t go wrong! 10 of our favourite rustic inspired venues in the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges.

Dreamy Outdoor Wedding Venues in the Yarra Valley

Looking for an outdoor and dreamy wedding venue in the Yarra Valley? If you have your heart set on a magical outdoor venue, the best of what Yarra Valley has to offer and you want your day to be as romantic as a Jane Eyre classic then look no further. Because we have rounded up five of our favourite dreamboat venues to ensure your day is an unforgettable “I do”..

Yarra Ranges Most Romantic + European-Inspired Wedding Venues

Europe is one of those places that will leave you speechless with its ageless beauty, imperial architecture and inevitable charm. It feels inherently romantic and is one of the most ideal places to begin your story as newly weds. However, that doesn’t mean the scene can’t take place closer to home. Take a looksie out our handpicked list of the Yarra Ranges Most Romantic + European-Inspired Wedding Venues