Kumeu- The Wedding Hub of Auckland

Kumeu really does have some wonderful wedding venues. Couples really are spoilt for choice out here.
Check out these wonderful couples who I’ve recently married in lovely Kumeu, at some of the best wedding venues in Auckland.

Caleb and Debbie @ Markovina

Caleb and Debbie @ Markovina

Caleb and Debbie – All smiles on their big day at Markovina

 

Melissa and Tom @ Settlers Country Manor

Melissa and Tom @ Settlers Country Manor

A little bit of rain didn’t stop Melissa and Tom from sharing their ‘perfect day’ at Settlers Country Manor.

 

Priscena & Nyle @ Kumeu Valley Estate

Priscena & Nyle @ Kumeu Valley Estate

Priscena and Nyle had a beautiful summery wedding day at Kumeu Valley Estate.

 

Nick and Laura @ Coopers Creek Kumeu

Nick and Laura @ Coopers Creek Kumeu

Family and friends were a key part of Nick and Laura’s lovely wedding at Coopers Creek in Kumeu.

 

Chelsea and Steve @ Markovina

Chelsea and Steve @ Markovina

Markovina has a great covered ceremony area, so Chelsea and Steve could relax and just enjoy their magical day.

 

Zohar and Kurt @ Kumeu Valley Estate

Zohar and Kurt @ Kumeu Valley Estate

Zohar and Kurt included a  Jewish glass breaking ceremony  (‘Mazel Tov’) in their ceremony at Kumeu Valley Estate – much to the delight of their family and friends.

 

Matt and Johanna @ Markovina

Matt and Johanna @ Markovina

Matt and Johanna’s big smiles say it all, as they celebrated at Markovina.

My congratulations to these beautiful couples, who chose to say ‘I do’ at wedding venues in and around lovely Kumeu.

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Gorgeous Garden Ceremonies – 6 Weddings and a Naming – Peta Hardley – Celebrant, Kumeu

 “Marriages, like a garden, take time to grow. But the harvest is rich for those who patiently and tenderly care for the ground.” -Darlene Schacht

 Congratulations to these couples and families, who shared their special day in lovely Garden surroundings.

Hannah & Daniel

Hannah and Daniel looked stunning as they shared their vows before some very enthusiastic and happy guests. They married at a gorgeous private garden in Kumeu.

 

Daniel & Jodie

Daniel & Jodie

Daniel and Jodie celebrated their very heartfelt ceremony at The Brigham in Whenuapai

 

Tineke, Ian and Willow

Tineke, Ian and Willow

There was a distinct Scottish theme at Tineke and Ian’s wedding at Northridge Country Lodge in Silverdale

Piper at Tineke & Ian's wedding

Piper at Tineke & Ian’s wedding

 

Steve & Ally at Landsendt

Steve & Ally at Landsendt

Steve and Ally married at the gorgeous gardens and tropical oasis that is Landsendt

 

Kirsten & Richard at West Lynn Gardens

Kirsten & Richard at West Lynn Gardens

The sun shone brilliantly on Kirsten and Richard as they shared their Vows before a large group of family and friends at West Lynn Gardens. (A big shout out to Kirsten’s two talented brothers Greg and Phil who played guitars. -Lovely)

 

 Peta with Sam & Rovina at St Leonards Garden

Peta with Sam & Rovina at St Leonards Garden

Another fabulous summer’s day blessed the union of Rovina and Samuel

Rovina & Sam's sand ceremony

Rovina & Sam’s sand ceremony

Rovina and Sam included a lovely sand ceremony.

 

Lexie's Naming Ceremony at West Lynn Gardens

Lexie’s Naming Ceremony at West Lynn Gardens

Finally we have Lexie’s naming ceremony at West Lynn Gardens. Here she is with her parents and guardians

Lovely Little Lexie

Lovely Little Lexie

 

Plant seeds of love, and watch your garden grow!

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Wonderful West Auckland Weddings!

 I love living in West Auckland.

Here are a few recent wonderful weddings at which I have been privileged to officiate.

Una and Craig at Kumeu Valley Estate

Una & Craig

Sunny skies graced the day at Una and Craig’s Wedding at lovely Kumeu Valley Estate

 

Mina & Matt

Mina & Matt

Mina and Matt tied the knot at picturesque Markovina Vineyard Estate.

Mina & Matt's Puppy

Here is one of Mina and Matt’s cute dogs, who dressed specially for the occasion!

 

Minnaar & Christelle & Children

Minnaar & Christelle & Children

Minnaar and Christelle had a cloudless day with family and friends at Flaxmere house, when they celebrated their commitment and love to each other

 

James & Teresa

James & Teresa

Despite the rain, Teresa and James were all smiles at their warm family wedding in Stillwater

 

Toria Nick and Caitlyn

Toria Nick and Caitlyn

Toria, Nick and young Caitlyn looked the perfect family unit at their stunning Markovina wedding

Miranda & Michael

Miranda & Michael

Miranda and Michael shared their big day at lovely Cassels

 

Ian & Wendy

Ian & Wendy

Wendy and Ian struck a handsome pose at their gorgeous themed wedding at Bridgewater Estate, Helensville.

 

Hailee and Lukas

Hailee and Lukas

Finally a short and sweet home ceremony among friends and family was the way to go for Hailee and Lukas, when they said ‘I do’

My congratulations to these wonderful couples and their families for making their special day ‘just right’, in their own special ways.

Do I need to say again that I just love being a Celebrant!

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