Births Deaths and Marriages
For all legal information and licences pertaining to marriages and civil unions in NZ

Celebrants Association of NZ
For a list of celebrants in all areas in NZ.

Perspectives  Photo and Cinema.
Photography by Amber and Isaac de Reus. (Also videography by Jared Brandon)
Fantastic award winning photographers and videographers, who will win your hearts with their passion to their work and their commitment to you.

Dove Releases – Doveblessings Company
A dove release adds a very special element to your ceremony.

DJ Entertainer – Mike Steffens
Mike Steffens is the best DJ /Entertainer/ Soundman in the business (and also a lovely guy)

Fabulous Cakes
The most delicious looking cakes you’ve ever seen. From novelty cakes to wedding cakes and everything in between….. and they are here in Kumeu

Male Wedding Singer – Mac Wilson
An awesome singer and guitarist, Mac plays contemporary music and has a gorgeous voice. Just perfect! Email:

Jasper Hawkins – Singer and Guitarist
A lovely voice and great guitarist, Jasper plays contemporary music.
He’ll even accompany a guest if they want to sing to you! Email:
Ph 022 080 5085 or check him out on Facebook or Youtube

Harpist – Robyn Sutherland
A beautiful gentle celtic sound.

Scottish Piper – Robert Halliday 
Email:   Ph 5509630 or 0274 872 924

The Guide to Sustainable, Zero-Waste, Ethical Weddings
A good article if you are thinking about sustainability.
Gives stats from Britain, but still very relevant to us in little old NZ.

NZ Wedding Planner
NZ Wedding Services & everything that you need to know about getting married in New Zealand; including a bridal club, wedding software discussion forum, chat room and wedding homepages.

Wedding venues I have used)

Markovina Estate
84 Old Railway Rd, Kumeu

Gracehill Vineyard Estate
34 Pomona Rd, Kumeu

Kumeu Valley Estate
972 Old North Rd, RD2, Waimauku

Soljans Estate
366 State Highway 16, Kumeu

Settlers Country Manor
81 Waimauku Station Rd, Waimauku

The Brigham
164 Brigham Creek Road, Hobsonville

Allely Estate
393 State highway 16, Kumeu

The Riverhead
Cnr Queen & York Rds, Riverhead

Waitakere Estate
573 Scenic Drive, Waiatarua

Flaxmere House
129 Bethells Rd, Waitakere

Bridgewater Country Estate
561 Peak Rd, Kaukapakapa

If you know of a great contact, which should be added to this list, then let me know!