Merinda and Will
Maleny Manor Wedding
Bliss Photography by Leah
Sunshine Coast Wedding Photographer
” Yesterday I loved you the most I could love anyone, yet today I love you even more”
Merinda and Will were married at the most loved wedding venue in Australia, Maleny Manor.
Merinda and Will celebrated their wedding day with their closest family and friends, married by Tim Abbott – Life Celebrations.
The girls were nice and chilled while having their hair and makeup done by By Sarah Jane during the morning.
The amazing arrangements of flowers were produced by Mondo Floral Designs. Styling by Coast to Country Wedding and Events and scrumptious looking cake by Heaven Leigh Cakes,
which tasted just as good as it looked.
DJ’s In Your House had everyone up on the dance floor throughout the night
Merinda doing her Mum’s makeup
Joanna + Giles Engaged at Point Cartwright
Sunshine Coast Wedding Photographer
Bliss Photography by Leah
What is love if it doesn’t make every inch of you feel cherished to the bones
– Mark Anthony
Joanna and Giles Engagement Session, Point Cartwright
Most times when I book a wedding couple we meet over coffee and go through collections and just chat in general and I get a pretty good idea of what they like, their personalities and their relationship!
Also sometimes it isn’t possible to meet straight up and a couple books with me and we catch up at a later date. Joanna and Giles are getting married in September and we caught up for chats and coffee. We planned their engagement session for July.
Point Cartwright was the place for it to happen we had to reschedule a couple of times due to sickness but the afternoon we went out couldn’t have been more perfect, well we could have done with a little less wind. The sunset was so pretty as they are mostly during July/August!
These two enjoyed lots of laughter and snuggles trying to keep warm.
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Kathy + Jarred’s Maleny Wedding
When Kathy’s email came through all I seen at first was ceremony in Maleny and reception at Brouhaha Brewery!
It’s no secret I love a good beer and when I have a Bride who also loves a beer well I think it’s a good match!
I gave Kathy a call to discuss details about their plans for the wedding I was really looking forward something a little different. Kathy and Jarred booked a rural property in Reeseville, Maleny to have their ceremony.
It is a beautiful Airbnb property with a country style house with lush gardens and green fields behind the house where the ceremony was to be held.
When I walked in to where Kathy was getting ready, she met me with a huge smile and an excited look on her face!
Jarred’s face watching his beautiful Bride walk towards him was priceless, this part of the wedding is one of my favourites as the Groom’s watch in awe of their lady’s beauty and grace as she gets closer to him.
Toni Collett Celebrant was officiating the wedding and wrote a heartwarming, authentic and humorous ceremony for Kathy and Jarred, during Jarred’s vows he became a little emotional and stumbled on getting his words out.
Once the ceremony and photos were over we drove to a couple of locations in Maleny for photos with Kathy and Jarred which included One Tree Hill and then we arrived at Brouhaha Brewery to finish of with a couple of photos inside the brewery with the big Vats. Not before Kathy and Jarred pulling their first beer for the day! Not a bad first attempt either
She dances to the songs in her head,
speaks with the rhythm of her heart,
and loves from the depths of her soul.
– Dean Jackson
Tara + Rob’s Surprise Wedding at Pier33 Mooloolaba
It’s always a little bit exciting when a wedding enquiry comes through to my email, but I really love when I have enquiries for surprise weddings at an engagement party!
Tara and I had been in touch and we talked about how their surprise wedding was to announced. How was it all planned to make sure the secret wasn’t let out, who knew and who didn’t!
Once I arrived to the venue Pier33 at Mooloolaba and walked upstairs, I was blown away by Tara’s styling. The theme was tropical and immediately I felt like I was in a paradise location! We have gorgeous views of Mooloolaba wharf with all the boats on the water, tropical plants and flowers, drinks served in coconuts. It was very welcoming with a relaxing vibe and didn’t scream ‘Surprise we are getting married’!
Once all the guests had arrived, Tara disappeared for a little bit to change into her Fame and Partners gown while everyone was gathered to the deck.
After the Pierr33 housekeeping was announced Bruno Mars – Marry you came on and everyone was not really knowing what was going on, then out walked Tara with her dad!
There were cheers, clapping and tears, lots of tears!
After exchanging vows and rings Tara and Rob mingled and danced the night away with their family and friends. We didn’t have a Bride and Groom photos as they are going to honeymoon in May to Ayres Rock. Tara knows her way with a camera, she will set up the camera self timer for their shots! I am looking forward to seeing these, I’m pretty sure they will be incredible!
Although Tara styled the event herself and with the help of their families, there were a few suppliers that helped bring it all together Chocolate2chilli made the cake, Posy Co for flowers, Silvana Marin Celebrant, music by Caribbean Arts and Entertainment Company, Tara’s hair by Haras &Co, Tara’s makeup by her sister in law Kate.
Thankyou Tara and rob for booking me to photograph your special, it was a load of fun!
Congratulations again! Can’t wait to catch up soon and see your images from NT