No two couples are the same so there’s no way Jo Booth is going to trot out something she has done before. Each ceremony is tailored, bespoke, special – damn it, each one is the O.G.! Be warned – Jo is a nosey parker, she likes to meet, chat, ask a tonne of questions and really get to what makes you tick as a couple. Jo wants to get BTS of your love story (that’s Behind the Scenes as the kids say). This helps her deliver a kick-ass ceremony that will be the stuff of legends.
Meet Michael Janz, a highly popular Sydney Marriage Celebrant who prides himself in creating beautiful wedding ceremonies that are unique to every couple. From your very first meeting right up to your wedding day, you will feel completely at ease as Michael crafts the perfect ceremony for you. He knows exactly what couples expect from their wedding ceremony: compassion, warmth, appropriate humour and moments of genuine connection. He crafts gorgeous ceremonies that feel intimate and authentic, sharing your unique love story with your wedding guests in a truly memorable way.
Wedding Celebrants in Sydney
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 Sydney’s best wedding celebrants.
Weddings have been a huge part of Pauline’s life.She has been a full-time celebrant for many years and still loves her work. Every couple is different and every wedding should be as well. Pauline is a creative and modern celebrant who listens to each couple and then works with them to create the very best ceremony.
Lesley is a happy, relaxed and very experienced Celebrant. She is very affordably priced and sometimes charges LESS than the Registry Office – and she come to whatever place you choose for your ceremony and let you have full input into the ceremony wording, if you would like. Lesley has done hundreds of successful marriage ceremonies, baby naming ceremonies, commitment ceremonies etc.).
Professional, experienced, fun and relaxed marriage celebrant providing you with fresh, personalised and unique ideas to help make your ceremony special in every way. Let nature be your backdrop. Victoria conducts ceremonies throughout Newcastle, Maitland, Hunter Valley and Port Stephens at no extra charge.
Being a celebrant is Narelle’s passion, especially weddings! She wants every couple to have the ceremony they have always dreamt of so it has to be a ceremony to remember for all the right reasons. Narelle believes you should have a stress free ceremony full of love and laughter. It will be the most romantic part of your day even if it is funny and full of laughter.
Beverly believes in the importance of making your ceremony your own. She will guide and assist you to ensure you have a memorable ceremony. Your ceremony can be arranged exactly to suit your wishes, nothing is a problem; your happiness is what matters. You can also incorporate some of your National customs, rituals, traditions and beliefs into your ceremony to make your ceremony meaningful.
When you choose Vivienne for your marriage celebrant you have the fun making the choices and she will do the work to bring it together for you. Vivienne is always available to guide you and works to ensure that you are completely happy with the planning process and the outcomes. She puts every effort into ensuring your wedding ceremony reflects what you want.
Karen Hamilton loves weddings – the anticipation, the adventure of starting the rest of your life with your special someone. Karen’s all-inclusive fee includes unlimited consultation to create a ceremony unique to you, preparation and lodgement of all the legal paperwork, provision of PA system with Bluetooth capability and her undivided attention on your big day. Travel within Sydney metropolitan area is also included.
Siobhan is very passionate in providing couples with “Gold standard service”, from your first meeting over coffee or ice cream, to the moment she introduces you as a married pair to your family and friends. Siobhan is meticulously organised and creates memorable, personalised and tailored ceremonies that you can truly delight in, along with your guests.
As an experienced authorised celebrant, Joy will guide you and make sure that your marriage properly complies with the legal requirements. She’ll promptly lodge all your marriage paper work with Registry of Births Deaths and Marriage. Joy will work closely with you to create a personalised ceremony that is woven around your own personal stories and vision of your life together.
Judy is a romantic at heart and wants everyone to have their special day just the way they want it. She is professional but easy going, always prepared to listen, flexible and participating, accepting of your views and requests, open to, and will offer suggestions. She will do everything in her power to make it the day you have dreamed of.
Catherine Brockbank sees beauty, love and commitment and is grateful to be able to guide you in making your day a wonderful and memorable experience, to carry you through your lives. For those getting married or committed to each other: Catherine has the desire to make a couple’s happiest day the best she possibly can.
Your special occasion is all about you and your loved one and Shelley Allturner would like to work with you to come up with a ceremony that is unique and personalised to you. She holds great pride and enjoyment in conducting warm, joyous ceremonies, with a lot of heart and fun – whatever the occasion may be.
It would be Annemarie McDonell’s pleasure to officiate your Marriage or special occasion for the joy it will bring to you on the day, She is a caring and compassionate, good natured and a great communicator, relates well with all different cultural backgrounds and will create a ceremony to suit your individual needs.
Sharon Way providing her service to the Central Coast, Newcastle and Hunter Valley regions. The services that she is able to provide include; marriage ceremony, naming ceremony, renewal of vows, commitment ceremony and funerals to name just a few. As in this day and age, there are many, many other ceremonies that can be conducted.
Being a Civil Marriage Celebrant for over 15 years Ken Sadler has received comments from Brides like “thank you for your wonderful contribution to our celebration. We appreciated your genuine and competent approach”. Ken will assist you to plan your service using words, verses, readings to suit you.
If you’re planning a wedding in Sydney or regional New South Wales then you’ll need a marriage celebrant! Whether your ceremony will be formal or casual it’s important that you connect well with your wedding celebrant. Your perfect wedding celebrant will be someone who makes you feel natural and relaxed. You should be able to pick up on their friendliness and organisational skills at your first meeting. They should show genuine interest in crafting an unique wedding ceremony that will incorporate aspects of your romantic journey along with the necessary legal requirements. Get in touch with a few celebrants, have a chat with them about your wedding ideas, and see whom you feel most comfortable with.
You might also like to check and see if your short-listed celebrants will be conducting any other weddings in Sydney on your chosen date, and see how they plan to accommodate the timing of the ceremonies. You don’t want them stuck in traffic when they should be at your wedding!
Some Sydney marriage celebrants can provide a PA system or microphone to ensure your guests can hear you well. This can be particularly important if you plan on having a video taken on your day. Be sure to give your videographer your celebrant’s details so they can plan the best way to capture your wedding.
Similarly, some celebrants can provide a signing table along with special signing pens and more. Be sure to ask what extra touches they provide as part of their wedding service.
Best wishes for finding your perfect Sydney marriage celebrant. Here’s a list of some of Sydney’s most popular wedding celebrants.
Happy wedding planning. xx
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Karen Hamilton loves weddings – the anticipation, the adventure of starting the rest of your life with your special someone. Karen has married couples on boats, in national parks and bush backyards as well as Town Halls and manicured gardens. Locations have been around the corner from her home, the Illawarra, South Coast, Hunter Valley and regional NSW. She is happy to travel with her roadie/husband taking the opportunity to try out new places to visit, try the local food and places of interest.