Friday, December 21, 2012

Merry Christmas... From The Bride's Diary



The Bride's Diary Team extends our very best wishes for the Festive Season, to all our members and clients. We truly hope you have a Merry Christmas and a safe and happy New Year celebration.

We look forward to a wonderful 2013, and can't wait to bring you more exciting new additions to our publications and online features! Also, we will be launching a brand new website for The Bride's Diary – with a new design, fabulous content and so much more, all will be revealed shortly!

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your ongoing support and interest in The Bride's Diary, The Groom’s Diary, Wedding Celebration, Weddingstar and Giftstar. And once again, have a wonderful festive season.

Warm regards, The Bride's Diary Team

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Carols In The Domain



Carols in the Domain is Australia's largest free Christmas concert. In 2012 Carols celebrates 30 years and we are looking forward to a star studded event!

Some of Australia's biggest names from the entertainment industry have performed at "Carols in the Domain" over the past 29 years. From Hugh Jackman, Tina Arena, Jimmy Barnes, Marcia Hines, Guy Sebastian and Human Nature to international stars Josh Groban, Katherine Jenkins, Engelbert Humperdinck and of course who could forget the year David Hasselhoff was on. 

This year's star studded line up includes Samantha Jade, The Collective, Jessica Mauboy, the cast from Legally Blonde The Musical, Justice Crew AND, the one and only ROD STEWART!

Carols In The Domain will be held again in The Domain Royal Botanical Gardens, Sydney on December 22nd.  

Visit Carols In The Domain for more information. 

Friday, December 14, 2012

Sunshine Coast Bridal Showcase – 20th January, 2013



Meet with the finest companies to help you plan your wedding. See the spectacular display of cakes, gowns, floral arrangements, wedding cars and much more. The show will feature must-have products and services for the sophisticated bride and groom.

Two fashion shows throughout the day will inspire you to create the picture perfect wedding.

Each bride will receive a showbag including a copy of The Bride's Diary® Queensland edition. There will also be a number of lucky door prizes throughout the day.

And.... You could have the chance to win an amazing wedding gown by Hills In Hollywood & Ferrari Formal & Bridal, valued at $1500 each!

Event Details:

Date: Sunday 20th January, 2013
Time: 10am – 4pm
Venue: Novotel Twin Waters Resort, Ocean Drive, Twin Waters QLD

Monday, December 10, 2012

Glen Ewin Estate Bridal Fair 13th January, 2013




What better way to kick start the new year then to get your wedding planning into full swing? Visit the Glen Ewin Estate Bridal Fair on Sunday 13th January to view the beautiful property, ceremony and reception venue, as well as speak to various wedding service professionals and suppliers to get all the information you need to plan the wedding of your dreams!

EVENT INFORMATION:
Sunday 13th January 2013
Lower Hermitage Road, Houghton SA 5131
Free Entry
11am-4pm

A range of over 25 of Glen Ewin Estate's preferred suppliers will be displaying their exceptional products & services at their award winning venues, The Pulpshed and The Gatehouse.

The day includes free tastings by exceptional chefs and fashion show by Caleche, showcasing the best in bridal fashion.

Pre-book your VIP seats for the Caleche fashion show and receive a complimentary glass of sparkling. Please call 8380 5657 to secure your front row seat.

 
Visit Glen Ewin Estate

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Weddings by Staging Connections Declared Winners at the 2012 Australian Event Awards





After a thrilling evening at the 2012 Australian Events Awards, Weddings by Staging Connections are delighted to be crowned winners in the category of Academy of Wedding Planners Best Private Event.

The team successfully defended their title as previous winners of the 2011 award in the same category and will be looking to 2013 to make it three in a row when the next Australian Event Awards come around. 

Talking today about the win, Anthony Del Col, Senior Wedding Planner and Stylist at Staging Connections said, “I am extremely proud that our team has again been acknowledged with this award.

“We are truly privileged to be given the task of creating memorable, personal and beautiful weddings. Our clients trust us to transform their love story and vision into a reality and this nomination is a tribute to them,” said Anthony. 

Anthony has been planning and managing events of all styles and sizes for over 10 years. His foray into the events industry began at the start of this century when he became event manager for the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games, from there he quickly realised his calling, and his creative flair and measured approach has built him a reputation that precedes him. 

Passionate about weddings and events of all kinds he continues to be a trailblazer in the event industry having worked on over 900 weddings of all sizes and styles he is highly sought after and regarded as one of the top wedding industry professionals.


Friday, September 14, 2012

The Denman, Snowy Mountains



Located in the heart of picturesque Thredbo Village, The Denman is the perfect wedding reception venue; whether you’re seeking an intimate getaway for a small group of family friends, or a fabulous whole weekend getaway.

Reach the heights of elegance by holding your special day at The Denman Hotel in the Snowy Mountains.

It’s all about you – your dedicated wedding coordinator will ensure that everything you desire can be taken care of for your once-in-a-lifetime celebration – from flowers, photography and video, hair and cake to choice of menu, live entertainment, and naturally your all-important wedding ceremony.

Savour outstanding food and wine along with impeccable service, fresh mountain air and unsurpassed mountain views. Crisp white linen, personalised menus and silverware create a graceful formality.

Visit The Denman at The Bride's Diary Wedding and Honeymoon Expo this Sunday! 10am-4pm at the National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Riana's Health and Skin Care Clinic



Located in the bustling heart of Monash Canberra, Riana’s Health and Skin Care Clinic is a little oasis of tranquility with state-of-the-art equipment that can be booked in conjunction with any treatment to enhance, relax, revitalise, relieve tension and aid detoxification of the skin.

Due to their professional, passionate approach to wellbeing they have a regular clientele that reaps the benefits of a healthy, less stressful life. Relax and pamper yourself with massage, facial treatments and much more, like cosmetic tattooing, skin needling to name a few.

Owner, Riana Janse van Rensburg, has been in the health and skin care industry for 25 years. Riana opened her first salon in 1988 and an accredited training institute in 1998. She holds different qualifications in health and skin care and offer many specialized treatments, e.g Advance Skin Treatments for pigmentation problems, anti-ageing treatments, skin lesion removal, skin needling, advance skin peeling, cosmetic tattooing (eyes, lips and brows) and paramedical tattooing and body tattoo removal.

Visit Riana's Health and Skin Care Clinic at The Bride's Diary Wedding and Honeymoon Expo this Sunday (16th September) at the National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Belconnen Premier Inn



Belconnen Premier Inn presents a superb venue ~ The Oak Room to celebrate your wedding nuptials with family and friends. Offering a romantic setting with floor to ceiling windows and 180 degree views looking over the tree tops of Benjamin Way, the hotel facilities allow you to turn your day of celebration into a weekend of festivities with fine accommodation for you and your guests.

The professional Belconnen Premier Inn wedding team would love to help you create the reception you’ve dreamed of. To assist you, they offer a selection of wedding packages, services and special touches, that will make your wedding reception very special.

Planning a wedding can be an exciting and busy time and the team is happy to meet you at your convenience, be it on the weekend or one evening after work. 

Come and see Belconnen Premier Inn's stand at The Bride's Diary Wedding and Honeymoon Expo, this Sunday September 16th at the National Convention Centre Canberra.

Monday, September 10, 2012

Brock and Piero Boutique Wedding Photography



At Brock & Piero Boutique Wedding Photography, rather than provide you with a myriad of options for your wedding coverage, they understand that you simply want the best available. That means that they only book one wedding at a time and provide you with two award-winning photographers, giving you and your fiance a first-class experience that is second-to-none.

Brock & Piero Boutique Wedding Photography is the collaboration of two of Canberra's finest portrait photographers, Brock Johnston and Piero Kwong.​

Brock & Piero was founded in 2010. Since then they have photographed numerous weddings in destinations as far away as Hong Kong and right throughout Australia.​

Visit Brock and Piero exhibitor's booth at The Bride's Diary Wedding and Honeymoon Expo, September 16th, at the National Convention Centre, Canberra.


Wednesday, September 5, 2012

The Cake Lady




The Cake Lady is a local Canberra supplier of wedding and special occasion cakes who is dedicated to providing you with a personalised service to suit your style and individuality.

Using quality ingredients, The Cake Lady's aim is to provide not only a beautifully decorated cake but a cake that tastes great as well. The attention to detail, from the initial consultation, ensures your cake will be delicious, beautiful and made specifically to your requirements.


Visit The Cake Lady's exhibitor's booth at The Bride's Diary Wedding and Honeymoon Expo, September 16th, at the National Convention Centre, Canberra. 

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Thorson Photography




When it comes to weddings, people can sometimes put to much emphasis on all the ‘stuff’. Flowers, dresses and yes, even photographs can distract from the reason for the day…commitment to your life partner!

At Thorson Photography, they have decided that they don’t want to contribute to this trend. Instead, they want to make your photographic experience as simple as possible, so that you can spend your day focused on your friends, family and most importantly your fiancé.

Simple means easier for you, not easier for them. Thorson Photography put a massive amount of energy and work into your images and are constantly trying to come up with new creative ideas to make your wedding photos amazing!

Visit Thorson Photography at The Bride's Diary Wedding and Honeymoon Expo, September 16th, at the National Convention Centre, Canberra. 

Monday, September 3, 2012

Annabel's Bridal Studio



A wedding day of distinction begins with your first visit to Annabel's Bridal Studio. You will be welcomed by the subtle perfume of lillies, an inviting, elegantly furnished salon and the shimmer of beautiful fabrics. 

The experienced staff will lavish you with their complete attention and expertise to find your perfect gown from the dozens of magnificent dresses that line the walls. Choose from the latest Australian and overseas designer creations exclusive only to Annabel's, and compliment it with the latest range of veils, shoes, jewellery and accessories. 

For the perfect gown for your perfect day contact Annabel's for a personalised appointment.

Visit Annabel's Bridal Studio at The Bride's Diary Wedding and Honeymoon Expo, Sunday 16th September at The National Convention Centre. We look forward to seeing you there!


Friday, August 31, 2012

Bek's Bloomz Wedding Florist




At Bek's Bloomz every wedding is individually treated with creativity and style to create your perfect bouquet. From bouquets, corsages, button holes, church flowers, reception flower arrangements, table centers and everything in between; their aim is to ensure your flowers look amazing on your special day.

We would like to invite all brides-to-be to attend The Bride's Diary Wedding and Honeymoon Expo, Sunday 16th September at The National Convention Centre to visit 
Bek's Bloomz exhibit and arrange an appointment to discuss your individual flower needs. We look forward to seeing you there!

Thursday, August 30, 2012

The Bride's Diary Wedding and Honeymoon Expo



Brought to you by the publisher of Canberra's leading wedding magazine, The Bride's Diary®, don't miss this opportunity to meet with the region's finest wedding specialists!

Before you start your wedding planning, you must attend Canberra's exciting new bridal event: The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo.

Brides-to-be have the chance to WIN a Fabulous Tropical Honeymoon!

Plus, see spectacular bridal fashion and the latest wedding trends, receive a FREE wedding magazine and a show bag full of delightful wedding goodies, and much, much more!


Purchase your tickets online at www.bridesdiary.com.au or at the door on the day.

Sunday, 16th September 2012 
10am - 4pm
National Convention Centre - 31 Constitution Avenue, Canberra
Adults $15 • Concessions $10 • Children under 12 Free


Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Get the Body You've Always Dreamed of For Your Big Day!



It Works! Wraps by Sublime offers the world's first naturally based body contouring line that delivers maximum results in minimal time. 

Get yourself ready for that special occasion with 
It Works! Wraps by Sublime most popular product the Ultimate Applicator! Known as the “skinny wrap”, the 13” x 21” non-woven cloth wrap is applied to target specific areas. Infused with a powerful, botanically-based formula to deliver maximum tightening, toning, and firming results in as little as 45 minutes. The formula continues to work over 72 hours, leading to progressive results and is applied easily at home to reduce the appearance of cellulite and so forth.

Does this look like something you would like to try? You'll find It Works! Wraps by Sublime at our Bridal Expo on September 16th at the National Convention Centre, Canberra. Avoid the queues and purchase your tickets online today at www.bridesdiary.com.au

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Weddings by Staging Connections: Finalists in the 2012 Australian Event Awards



The Weddings by Staging Connections’ team were thrilled to be chosen as a finalist in the category of Academy of Wedding Planners Best Private Event in the 2012 Australian Event Awards.

The team will defend their title as previous winners of the 2011 award in the same category at the awards night on 13 September in Sydney.

Talking today about the nomination, Anthony Del Col, Wedding Planner and Stylist at Staging Connections said, “I am extremely proud that our team has again been recognised as finalists.

“We are truly privileged to be given the task of creating memorable, personal and beautiful weddings. Our clients trust us to transform their love story and vision into a reality and this nomination is a tribute to them,” said Anthony.

As senior wedding stylist and planner, Anthony Del Col is one of Australia’s most renowned and in recent years has organised and styled some of Australia’s most well-known weddings and events.


The Bride's Diary® are thrilled to have worked with Staging Connections for our Bridal Fairs, and we wish them the best of luck at the awards!

For further information, visit Weddings by Staging Connections.


Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Rydges Lakeside Canberra



Rydges Lakeside Hotel, a prestigious Canberra wedding venue, can tailor weddings, receptions and accommodation to suit all requirements for the bridal couple and guests. 

For the most exciting day in your life, the team at Rydges Lakeside will work with you to tailor and create the wedding and/or reception to suit what you have in mind from small intimate receptions to large extravagant banquets.

Rydges Lakeside has extensive experience with delivering exceptional events and is proud to be the market leader in Canberra. With the largest hotel function venue in the region, Rydges Lakeside boasts two unique, stunning and spacious venues in the one hotel. Catering for all weddings, from intimate celebrations to large events of up to 800 guests, Rydges Lakeside is the perfect venue for your upcoming wedding reception.

Visit Rydges Lakeside at The Bride's Diary® Wedding and Honeymoon Expo, Sunday 16th September, at the National Convention Centre Canberra. 

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

CY Creations... Creating Wedding Photos Modern Enough to Survive the Times, But Classic Enough to Last a Lifetime



At CY Creations Photography/Videography, they believe that all clients deserve the very best value and service available. They provide both a highly personalised and tailored service to meet your individual needs, tastes and expectations, ensuring your treasured images with be enjoyed by generations to come. Capturing your wedding day, true to life, is CY Creations' passion.

CY Creations' expert team of wedding photographers based in Canberra will exceed your expectations for your wedding day, creating a wedding photo collection full of images you will treasure forever.

Visit 
CY Creations Photography/Videography at The Bride's Diary® Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 16th September, 2012, at the National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Monday, August 20, 2012

Goolabri Resort



Goolabri Resort can offer a variety of options for your wedding ceremony. There are two beautifully manicured ceremony lawns set amongst established gardens, and Goolabri also comes complete with its own island set in the middle of a private lake. The island comes complete with its own gazebo and bridge for that unique and picturesque ceremony location. For a more intimate indoor ceremony, Goolabri Resort has The Garden Room Chapel which overlooks the manicured gardens and picturesque bush land. 

Be it a Garden Ceremony in one of many themed areas including an island complete with bridge and gazebo, or a wedding in the Chapel Room, the staff at Goolabri are here to make all the arrangements for your dream wedding. 

Visit Goolabri Resort at The Bride's Diary® Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 16th September, 2012, at the National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Sunday, August 19, 2012

Arum Floral Design By Djiwo



Located at the Rydges Capital Hill Hotel in Canberra, Arum is a professionnal service that provide gorgeous floral arrangements for weddings and special events, corporate offices and hotel/restaurant decoration.

Our team will work with you at this exciting time to design your flowers with style and passion. Supporting your individual requirements, our team will help you to design the perfect atmosphere at your venues, creating harmony within the bridal party.

Arum Floral Design is able to cater for weddings of all sizes, flexible to suit your budget and needs. Make your day memorable with breathtaking bouquets, corsages, buttonholes, ceremony and reception decorations and much more.

Call Djiwo or visit the studio and find out how Arum Floral Design can help make your special day blossom beyond all expectations.

Visit Arum Floral Design at The Bride's Diary® Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 16th September, 2012, at the National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Friday, August 17, 2012

A1 Classic Car Rentals



It’s not only the range of classic cars that is unique with A1 Classic Car Rentals, but the service and drivers.


The cars in A1's range, mostly from classic thirties, will astound you with their character. The range includes Buicks, Cadillacs, Rolls Royce, Jaguars and Bentleys - you'll be sure to find that perfect car to suit any special occasion. 

A1's dedicated customer service is evident with their highly professional and knowledgeable drivers who themselves are classic car enthusiasts. Their genuine, reliable and friendly manner ensures that your special occasion will run smoothly and efficiently.

The main priority at A1 Classic Car Rentals is your enjoyment and satisfaction. You are invited to make an obligation free appointment to discuss how they can assist you.

Visit A1 Classic Car Rentals at The Bride's Diary® Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 16th September, 2012, at the National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Lake George Winery, NSW



There is no setting more romantic to begin your married life than to be surrounded by the beauty and views of the vineyards and country region of Lake George. This picturesque rural setting, matched with the charm and atmosphere of Lake George Winery, makes for a perfect destination wedding.

The winery has everything you need for your dream day: outdoor country wedding setting, stylish, modern reception venue with sumptuous wedding banquets, and excellent wines to toast to your future. The style and charm of a country wedding will undoubtedly create everlasting memories on your special day.

Lake George Winery will look after all your wedding needs with experienced event managers to take the stress out of your planning. We will assist with everything from the cake, florist, photographer, menus, theming and seating plans.

Opening Hours: 7 day trading on appointment.

Visit Lake George Winery The Bride's Diary® Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 16th September, 2012, at the National Convention Centre Canberra.

Monday, August 13, 2012

Brides Best Friend...Your Best Friend When it Comes to all things Wedding!



Your Wedding Day is one of the most important days in your life. So much planning and preparation is needed to ensure that your day runs as smoothly as possible. For this reason every one of Brides Best Friend's products has been designed based on current trends to assist with the planning and preparation of your special day!

Whether you are looking for a Wedding Planner who assists you from start to finish or for a specific item to give you the perfect finishing touch for your wedding, at Brides Best Friend you will find a complete selection of planning services and beautiful personalised wedding accessories which I know you will love and which will meet your every need.

Visit 
Brides Best Friend at The Bride's Diary® Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 16th September, 2012, at the National Convention Centre Canberra.

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Kanoona Court Bed and Breakfast Bega Valley


When you consider all of the venues at your disposal for your wedding, you may become overwhelmed. From hotels to waterfront locations, the options are seemingly endless. Why not let our gentle climate and breathtaking flora serve as the base for your wedding?

Kanoona Court is ideal among garden wedding venues. Our magnificent gardens and secluded riverfront accommodation on this 10 acre property are perfect for garden weddings and receptions, and the Spring and autumn colours provide a stunning backdrop for that special occasion.

After the ceremony, the happy couple can honeymoon in peace at our secluded bed and breakfast, which is not far from the coast and its many recreational options.

Visit Kanoona Court at The Bride's Diary® Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 16th September, 2012, at the National Convention Centre Canberra. 

For all inquires please contact weddings@kanoona.com.au 

Chair Flair



Chair Flair provides white or black draped chair covers for any special occasion, with your choice of satin, organza or shimmer organza in a wide range of colour sashes.


We pride ourselves on our personalised service, ensuring that you receive only the very best in hired covers to add that final touch to a perfect wedding day. 

Visit Chair Flair at The Bride's Diary® Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 16th September, 2012, at the National Convention Centre Canberra.

Monday, August 6, 2012

Anita J Bridal Couture



Designer Anita J Sommer has brought simplicity and timeless beauty into her bride's weddings for over 10 years. Her elegant design style combined with some of the best quality materials and trims allows her to offer a unique range of Wedding gowns including off-the-rack and handmade Couture gowns.

Being as passionate as she is about designing the right gown for your perfect day, you are sure to be impressed by her enthusiasm to help you look your best on your wedding day.


Visit Anita J Bridal Couture and catch her at The Bride's Diary® Wedding & Honeymoon Expo, September 16, at the National Convention Centre, Canberra. Make sure you purchase your tickets online to avoid the rush on the day. Visit The Bride's Diary Online Store today!

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Haley Richardson Photography


Canberra based Photographer Haley Richardson travels throughout Australia to shoot weddings, portraits and anything fanciful...

"Who are you? Where did you meet? What do you do on the weekends? What food do the two of you love? All of this information forms a vision for me to tailor the perfect locations that suit who you are as a couple. Moments of love that you share are precious, and I feel most privileged to be invited by my couples into this intimate space."

Visit Haley Richardson Photography and catch her at The Bride's Diary® Wedding & Honeymoon Expo, September 16, at the National Convention Centre, Canberra. Make sure you purchase your tickets online to avoid the rush on the day. Visit The Bride's Diary Online Store today!

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Alto Restaurant, Canberra



alto is an innovative and modern revolving restaurant with stunning views of Canberra and the surrounding area. The décor is crisp and stylish, designed to compliment, rather than detract from, the breathtaking vistas. One revolution takes approximately 85 minutes, ensuring a comprehensive and relaxed experience of the incredible views and fabulous food.

alto offers a unique venue for weddings, where every guest will rotate past the bridal table during the evening. alto will ensure your wedding is organised in a smooth and professional manner, and are confident your guests will enjoy their visit to one of Canberra’s most unique locations, whilst offering the most magnificent views in the city.

Visit alto at The Bride's Diary® Wedding & Honeymoon Expo, September 16, at the National Convention Centre, Canberra. Make sure you purchase your tickets online to avoid the rush on the day. Visit The Bride's Diary Online Store today!

Friday, March 9, 2012

IsoWhey & Mister Minit Discount Vouchers!


For all those brides-to-be attending The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo next Sunday at the National Convention Centre in Canberra, you will receive these 2 great discount vouchers is your showbag…


IsoWhey – Enjoy 15% off the IsoWhey® complete range of high protein, low carb, low-fat, meal replacement shakes, available in four flavours. IsoWhey® is a healthy weight management program with an exclusive blend of ingredients to support digestive health including prebiotic fibre Litesse®, probiotics and digestive enzymes.   

Mister Minit – The Mister Minit 15% off engraving valued customer card will provide you with the opportunity to personalise your wedding thank you’s and best wishes on engravable giftware or gifts to the wedding party including great gift ideas for the groom’s men. Mister Minit also provides a wealth of services including shoe repair, watch repair, engraving and key cutting.

Make sure you purchase your tickets online to avoid the rush on the day. Visit The Bride's Diary Online Store today!

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

The Oaks Ranch and Country Club


Dreaming of a wedding in an unspoilt and natural environment? The Oaks Ranch and Country Club is your perfect venue. The Ranch features 300 acres of magnificent bush land, home to a wide variety of native animals. Bordered by Candlagan Creek and the Tomago River, the property opens on to a nine-hole golf course and is only minutes from the South Coast's pristine beaches. Enjoy your special day amidst the natural beauty of our coastal environment.

Visit The Oaks Ranch and Country Club at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Kombi Bliss


Kombi Bliss offers Casper – a classic White 1975 Bay Window Kombi with passenger accommodation for up to seven for Weddings and Formal Hire. We provide tailored packages to suit your requirements including pick up from your location, arrival at your ceremony, drive to your photo destination/s and on to your reception. You have chosen a unique fun car with a big personality, and Kombi Bliss aims to ensure your big day is as fun and unforgettable as possible.

Visit Kombi Bliss at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Monday, March 5, 2012

Kokoloco Dance Studio


We offer great Brazilian and Latin entertainment packages for your wedding reception, an excellent way to make your event stand out from the rest and get your guests up on the dance floor! Our team of talented instructors and performers are of the highest level and are extremely passionate about providing the best entertainment for your event. We can tailor our dance shows to suit your budget!

Visit Kokoloco Dance Studio at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Sunday, March 4, 2012

Julie Turner Photographer


Nothing in this world is more moving than true love stories. And there’s nothing I love more than capturing their real essence in natural, elegant and crafted imagery. For me, stepping away from the camera lens to get to know you and listen to your unique story is an essential part of the process. That personal connection is the key to capturing your true self in the moment, as one of the biggest days in your life unfolds.

Visit Julie Turner Photographer at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Saturday, March 3, 2012

DJ4U Weddings


DJ4U has been entertaining Canberrans for over 6 years. We recognise that your wedding is the most important day of your life. It’s something that you will spend hours planning to make sure every detail is finely executed. When you book DJ4U Weddings for your wedding reception you can be confident that we have the entertainment covered. You and your family and friends will enjoy a fantastic celebration.

Visit DJ4U Weddings a at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Friday, March 2, 2012

Allure Skin & Body


Allure Skin & Body is a gorgeous salon in Kingston that specialises in personal care services for brides and grooms and their bridal parties leading up to the big day. Our professional beauty services include eyelash extensions, semi-permanent mascara, bridal make-up, teeth whitening and long lasting nail colour, as well as luxurious facials and general personal grooming services. We also cater for hen's parties – pampering treatments for some, whilst others relax on our beautiful balcony with champagne and nibbles!

Visit Allure Skin & Body at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Judy Zilber - Celebrant


Are you planning a short, yet intimate ceremony, a big, lavish celebration, or a more traditional style? It would be my privilege to conduct your wedding ceremony, whatever style you choose. I will manage the legal requirements, leaving you to focus on planning the exciting parts of your ceremony. I look forward to assisting you with preparing for your ultimate marriage celebration. I am there to solemnise this important occasion! The day is your special day of a lifetime – enjoy it!

Visit Judy Zilber at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre Canberra.

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Invitations By Melita


Invitations by Melita offers a full range of services to help you create your dream wedding stationery. We have the largest range of DIY invitations outside of Sydney and Melbourne. We offer complimentary lessons with purchase. Why not DIY and save yourself up to 75% on your wedding invitations! Or, you might like Melita to print and cut for you, or provide a full print and assembly service. Contact us now for your free consultation with Melita, the invitation designer. Appointments are preferred, but not essential. Friendly and helpful service. Open Tuesday to Saturday.

Visit Invitations By Melita at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre, Canberra.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

National Press Club of Australia


Weddings by design. The National Press Club of Australia is a prestigious and elegant venue that caters for beautiful weddings of up to 250 guests. We ensure you receive professional and personalised service with every aspect of your celebration. From flowers and table decorations to entertainment and limousines, every detail is considered. Our highly detailed and all-inclusive packages are priced per person, based on the number of guests, or you may wish to design your own from the large variety of options featured in our ‘Weddings By Design’ guide.

Visit The National Press Club of Australia at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre Canberra.

Monday, February 27, 2012

Chair Flair


Elegantly draped, fitted and lycra chair covers in white and black with a wide choice of satin, organza and shimmer sashes. Other hire products and function accessories also available.

Visit Chair Flair at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre Canberra.

Sunday, February 26, 2012

Rydges Lakeside Canberra


Rydges Lakeside has extensive experience with delivering exceptional events and is proud to be the market leader in Canberra. With the largest hotel function venue in the region, Rydges Lakeside boasts two unique, stunning and spacious venues in the one hotel. Catering for all weddings, from intimate celebrations to large events of up to 800 guests, Rydges Lakeside is the perfect venue for your upcoming wedding reception.

Visit Rydges Lakeside at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre Canberra.

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Picme Photobooths


Create fun, spontaneous memories at your wedding with Picme Photobooths. We are a unique, friendly, service-orientated photo booth company. Our highly trained booth attendants remain with the booth for the duration of the event to ensure your guests get the best out of the photo booth. We encourage your guests to use the props and help them write a comment in the supplied leather-bound photo album. Be it black and white or full colour, your guests will be sure to take a stack of memories away with them. Give us a call or drop us an email. Our rental packages can be customised to fit your event’s theme.

Visit Picme Photobooths at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre Canberra.

Friday, February 24, 2012

Nomad Photography


Nomad Photography is a multi-award winning photography studio, offering customised services to fit your requirements and budgets. A team of professionals at your service with a unique style, combining fashion and glamour, that captures every emotion with stunning imagery. Accredited member of the AIPP, Thierry Nguyen Cuu, the main photographer is also a member of CPS (Canon Professional Services), NPS (Nikon Professional Services) and member of WPPI (Wedding & Portrait Photographers International).

Visit Nomad Photography at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March 2012, National Convention Centre Canberra.

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Mimosa Wines Dry Stone Restaurant


Situated where mountain forests meet the sapphire coast, the Mimosa Winery provides an ideal location for a country wedding. The classical vineyard setting, nearby pristine beaches and the stunning architecturally designed building offers all the ingredients for a perfect wedding celebration. A variety of reception packages are available and our reputation for fine food and attention to detail will ensure your special day is one to remember. Visit our website for more information or contact Gail, our wedding co-ordinator, to make an appointment.

Visit Mimosa Wines Dry Stone Restaurant at The Bride's Diary Wedding & Honeymoon Expo - 18th March, 2012, National Convention Centre Canberra.