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Jono Street proposed to Brigette McDonald in Bali overlooking the ocean with a pink sunset and a ring made out of shell from the Padang Padang beach markets while Brigette was pregnant with their son Luca. It was while Brigette was out walking with little Luca in the pram when she spotted her dress – … Continue reading BRIGETTE + JONO


DATE TO REMEMBER When Katie Guthridge and Paul West locked eyes for the first time on October 24, 2015, they couldn’t wait to be in each other’s grasp. The pair, who wanted the special occasion to have a music festival atmosphere, tied the knot at Mt Duneed Estate in front of a parquetry backdrop they … Continue reading KATIE + PAUL


LOVE STORY The natural magic of a rural property near Lorne set the tone for Kim Scott’s dream wedding to Tom Lonergan. Like the couple, the celebration of their love was relaxed with a focus on having fun in the native setting. A cool botanical colour palette of white, grey and green was used throughout the ceremony and reception, complemented by … Continue reading KIM + TOM


DATE TO REMEMBER Walking down the aisle to traditional Greek Orthodox chanting, Sophia Katos’ groom Tom Baum was overcome with emotion. “I’ll never forget his face,” she says. The actress wore a whimsical dress full of dramatic detail and spent the entire occasion by her husband’s side to ensure their memories of January 16, 2016 … Continue reading SOPHIA + TOM


DATE TO REMEMBER Cate Bowman scanned her beautifully–decorated wedding venue at Clyde Park and burst into tears of joy before walking down the aisle to groom Dan O’Keefe on February 6, 2016. “It was more than I could have ever imagined,” she says. Wearing a flowing Grecian-style gown, by her favourite designer, Cate was supported … Continue reading CATE + DAN


DATE TO REMEMBER The organic nuptials of Josephine Harris and Ben Long was a beautiful triumph of the Geelong region’s talented makers and producers. “We met all the growers at the wineries and hand selected what we served on the night,” says Jo, who married Ben on May 23, 2015. The bride’s gown was purposely … Continue reading JO + BEN


DATE TO REMEMBER Lauren Broughton and Matthew Foss were so humbled by the words of affection and approval at their wedding that the precious speeches remain their favourite memories of November 21, 2015. “Everyone remembers the vibe of the day, how much they laughed or smiled and how two families came together and melded into … Continue reading LAUREN + MATT


DATE TO REMEMBER Groom Joel Heil reminded his bride of how beautiful she looked throughout their special day on November 21, 2015. His thoughtful nature is what Cat Angus, who wore an understated silk dress, adores most. “Joel is extremely kind, always trying to do right by everyone he comes across,” she says. The Ocean … Continue reading CAT + JOEL


DATE TO REMEMBER Georgia Torney wore a Raffaele Ciuca gown with a lace cape draped around her shoulders. “As soon as I put it on, I got that feeling,” she says of her dream dress. The pair was married in front of 75 guests on Georgia’s family’s Jan Juc property. “Standing next to my brother … Continue reading GEORGIA + DANIEL


What started off as a friendship for Ainsley Carr and Lachy Szponar turned into a beautiful love story for the Geelong West couple. “Our parents have been best mates since we were young so we’ve just always known each other,” she says. “It wasn’t until we were older and we started hanging out more that … Continue reading AINSLEY + LACHY


Joanne Carter and John Gudasic started planning their wedding before they were even engaged. They booked their church and reception venue in October, and it wasn’t until the following April that John popped the question. But it was all for special reason – the Newtown couple wanted to celebrate their big day with a surprise … Continue reading JOANNE + JOHN


A romantic proposal paved the way for a wedding day filled with love for Steph Newbold and Lachlan Brown. For their six-year anniversary, Lachlan surprised Steph with an adventurous weekend away complete with horse riding and a stay in a beautiful beachside property in Mornington. “It was this beautiful house up in the hills that … Continue reading STEPH + LACHLAN


DATE TO REMEMBER Dazzling in a sequined low-back gown, Caroline Fitzgerald and her partner Chris Trewin together welcomed family and friends to the private Newtown function on January 23, 2016, before official proceedings began. The 70 guests then joined in a get-to-know-you game of pass-the-parcel, with each layer and clue wrapped carefully by the bride. … Continue reading CAROLINE + CHRIS


DATE TO REMEMBER Alyssa Flynn and Heath Roles shared their first dance on the Barwon Heads pier in light rain with a theatrical backdrop of storm clouds as adoring guests watched on. It was their highlight of the special day on March 14, 2015, which began in the bride’s hometown of Anglesea. “I am lucky … Continue reading ALYSSA + HEATH