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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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‘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


Our Fabulous QWA Christmas Party Suppliers 2016

Creating the perfect party – it’s not what you know in Queenstown…..

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Our jaw-dropping location for the evening started here…Tussock Point is possibly one of the most breathtaking views in New Zealand you will encounter and was our first location of the evening. Buses dropped over 100 members to 875 square metres of lush green grass,

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QWA Best Christmas Party EVER!!!

Oh I wish it could be Christmas Everyday…..”
(OK – maybe just once a month on a stress factor level) but seriously – what a PARTY!!! A massive thank you to everyone who came and gave their support to the 2016 QWA Christmas Party, old and new members turned out to embrace the Christmas cheer and indulge in an evening of festive friendliness!

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Posted in Queenstown, Queenstown Wedding, Uncategorized, Wedding Cake, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Flowers, Wedding Hire, Wedding Photography, 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


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.

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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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How to include your pet in your big day – even if they’re not there

Pets are so often a couple’s first joint responsibility- think the commonly coined term, ‘fur child’.

They are part of your family, so why wouldn’t you want them to play a part in your big day!

If you are thinking to include your pet in your big day,

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Queenstown Wedding Association Members Christmas Party

The QWA had a great turn out for their annual Christmas Party kindly hosted at the beautiful Nugget Point Hotel.

It was a gorgeous sunny afternoon, the drinks were flowing, the live music was joyful, and the presents (thanks secret santa) were plentiful.

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