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Kinross Cottages – a beautiful QWA Catch-up!

Tucked away in the mountainside, just off of the Gibbston Highway, Kinross Cottages couldn’t be cooler if they tried – but the best bit about Kinross is – they don’t need to try!

The Queenstown Wedding Association March 2017 catch-up was well overdue, and despite still rolling through the crazy time of year,

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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


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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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.

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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


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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QWA hosted onboard the ‘Spirit of Queenstown’

There is a new ‘lady in red’ on the lake!

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The latest Queenstown Wedding Association catch up was on board the ‘Spirit of Queenstown’.

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Hosted by the bubbly Kayleigh, who is the Conference and Incentives/ Events manager for Southern Discoveries (and also has a killer Scottish accent!),

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