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What’s cooler than an Ice Sculpture on your Wedding Day? Queenstown Ice reveals all!

The Iceman reveals why he has the coolest job in town and how Queenstown Ice has grown with the wedding market.
Member of the QWA for nearly a year, Richard Scott has nurtured Queenstown Ice from back-yard bagged cubes of ice, to supplier of carving blocks for both ice bars,

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Posted in destination wedding, Queenstown, Queenstown Wedding, Same Sex Marriage, Uncategorized, Wedding Hire, wedding styling


‘A Top Cruise’ give us the guided tour on their girls!

New Vintage car company A Top Cruise joined the Queenstown Wedding Association last year, and have been slowly building up their fleet to cover all bases when it comes to transporting Brides, Grooms, bridal party and wedding guests from A to B here in Queenstown.
Now we get to meet the girls personally and help you decide if your more Amiee,

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Posted in Queenstown, Queenstown Wedding, Same Sex Marriage, Uncategorized, Vintage Car, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Hire, Wedding Tips


Same Sex Weddings – another top reason to be married in New Zealand!

Did you know Same-sex marriage became legal in New Zealand on 19 August 2013?
That means we have been celebrating fabulous same-sex weddings for over 3 years now – something that we are very proud of!

New Zealand is the first country in Oceania, the fourth in the Southern Hemisphere,

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Posted in Heli Wedding, Queenstown, Queenstown Wedding, Same Sex Marriage, Uncategorized, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Dress, Wedding Hire, Wedding Photography, Wedding Tips


Unplugged Wedding

Unplugged Wedding

You are walking up the aisle to marry the love of your life, this is one of the most special moments of your life, yet you can’t see your fiancé because all your guests are standing in the way with their electronic devices taking photos.

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QWA Member catch up at Trelawn Place

 

This months member catch up was hosted by the lovely folk at Trelawn Place- hosts Michael and Nery.

Apartment-patio

If you haven’t visited this gem of a spot, or are looking for an accommodation and/or venue option with rustic charm, views to die for,

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Posted in Queenstown, Queenstown Wedding, Same Sex Marriage, Uncategorized, Wedding Accommodation, Wedding Cake, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Flowers


Member spotlight, EVE Makeup Artistry

We had a little ‘get to know you’ chat with QWA member G (Genevieve) of ‘EVE Makeup Artistry’ here in beautiful Queenstown and got some great inside info- all in the name of you (and your bridesmaids) looking smashing on the big day! This is a MUST READ for any bride wanting to look their HOTTEST.

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Queenstown: So hot right now

Hello February!

We are enjoying what is generally Queenstown’s peak month for summer weddings.

When is summer in Queenstown?

1st December to the 28th of February.

Average high temps? 20-30 deg C

Queenstown is known for long dry summer days and cool evenings.

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Posted in Heli Wedding, Queenstown, Queenstown Wedding, Same Sex Marriage, Uncategorized, Wedding Accommodation, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Dress, Wedding Flowers, Wedding Hire, Wedding Photography, Wedding Planner, Wedding Tips, Winery Wedding
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A Four Season Destination

The Queenstown Wedding Association was thrilled to be featured on  The Wedding Club (Formally The Knot Australia) as a four season wedding destination!

We believe Queenstown is the ultimate destination for any season – from blue skies and warm sunshine in Summer, to fresh air and autumn colours in Autumn,

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Sunset Wedding Photos

Who doesn’t love a beautiful sunset wedding portrait? We think these QWA photographers really know how to capture the amazing Queenstown sunsets that happen all of time time here in our special little town.

Today we wanted to share a few tips on how to capture the sunset on your wedding day!

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Outdoor Ceremony Decor

We are truly spoiled for choice in Queenstown for outdoor ceremony locations. From the lakefront to the gardens, and even to the top of the mountains there are endless opportunities for the perfect outdoor location.

Once you have chosen your outdoor location the next step is thinking about how you will style the space.

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