Colin Phillips Celebrant Services

Colin is one of the most experienced and highly-sought wedding celebrants in Byron Bay, Coffs Harbour & surrounding region—and for good reason! He’ll make your ceremony as unique to you as possible and is a fantastic public speaker. He also loves Game of Thrones, so bonus points if you’re having a medieval theme wedding! Get in touch with him to check price and availability.

Location: Coffs Harbour / Byron Bay

Years of Experience: 30+

Style: professional, fun, unique

Number of Weddings: hundreds

Prices: contact for quote

Contact : Colin Phillips

phoebe reed celebrant

Based in Byron Bay, Phoebe Reed has become one of the most popular celebrants in the region, in the last few years.

Phoebe will tell your unique love story exactly the way you’ve always dreamed of.  She’ll take the time to get to know you and your partner; to custom tailor your ceremony to ensure it’s a memorable one for you, your partner and all your guests.

She’ll engage with your wedding guests to ensure everyone feels involved and her personality is warms and friendly which creates an awesome atmosphere.

If you are after a modern and relaxed styled ceremony, filled with love and emotions, Phoebe Reed is the celebrant for you.

Location: Byron Bay, NSW

Years of Experience: not stated

Style: modern, relaxed, friendly

Prices: contact for quote

Contact : Phoebe Reed

skai ceremonies

Skai Daly will make the guest with a heart of stone shed a tear with her beautiful and touching ceremonies. She will deliver tranquility and joy for your wedding day, which is exactly what a wedding couple needs. Skai will also help you plan your ceremony by contributing her own ideas, based on her experience with many, many weddings in the Byron area. Her fee includes lodgement of all the required papers and a backup plan for inclement weather.

Location: Byron Bay, NSW

Years of Experience: not stated

Style: personal, heartfelt, modern

Prices: from $1050

VIDEO: Skai Daly Celebrant

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Meggan Brummer marriage celebrant

Meggan has a humour that is infectious and she will put even the most nervous of couples instantly at ease. Highly-regarded by the people she has wed before, Meggan is described as sincere and considered, engaged and warm.

Handling all of the serious and complex parts of the service with complete ease, she will make you feel that even the legalities are light-hearted and fun. For simply unforgettable ceremonies.

VIDEO: Meggan Brummer Celebrant


Contact : Meggan Brummer

celebrant clair

Sydney based Celebrant Clair is a young, fun and energetic celebrant who has been spreading love, marrying awesome couples, since 2015.

In her initial consultation face to face (either in person or online), she loves to hear your love story and you can ask her as many questions as you like.

This initial consultation will help her create a ceremony that is tailored to your love story.

If you are after a sweet and fun celebrant who will create a memorable ceremony for you and your wedding guests, Clair is the celebrant for you.

A true believer in marriage equality, Clair is also happy to perform same-sex weddings.

Contact : Celebrant Clair

pauline fawkner celebrant

If you are looking for a stylish and experienced celebrant, then Pauline Fawkner is the one for you. Pauline has conducted thousands of weddings and is a modern and creative celebrant.  Your ceremony will be tailored to reflect you as a couple.  She has conducted many ceremonies for couples from such diverse backgrounds as Chinese, Vietnamese, Thai, Indian, French, Italian, German, Dutch and South American.  She is happy to incorporate various cultural rituals and since the law changed at the end of 2017 she has been delighted to help many same-sex couples tie the  knot.  Pauline is happy to meet with you under no obligation to discuss  the comprehensive service she provides.

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Marney McQueen

Marney realizes that each couple is unique, so she writes each couple’s ceremony from scratch. She hopes that this will give you a personalized ceremony to reflect your personality and requirements in a celebration. This marriage celebrant also thoroughly enjoys getting to know her client’s. Barney even offers emcee services for your reception!

Location: Wyong

Style: Personalised

Price: $1,400

Visit: Facebook

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Julie van Noort

Julie prides herself on her caring and professional nature. She hopes to create a perfect ceremony for you, based on what you’re looking for in a wedding. Julie offers a variety of wedding packages to choose from, and each package can be tailored to what you need. Her “Gorgeous” bundle provides the use of a wedding arch and 20 chairs, as well as a top-notch PA system.

Location: Warnervale

Style: Traditional

Price: Contact for pricing information


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Paul Burgess Wedding Celebrant & MC

Paul Burgess is experienced in all types of ceremonies and hopes to create something beautiful for your special day. He works closely with all of his clients to ensure their dreams become a reality. Paul became a celebrant because he enjoys meeting people and celebrating major life events with them. This marriage celebrant even offers a signing table, chairs, and a PA system with all of his ceremonies.

Location: Bateau Bay

Style: Personalised

Price: Contact for pricing information

Visit: Facebook

VIDEO: Paul Burgess Celebrant

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Although Justine might not have as many years under her belt as other celebrants on our list, she’s one of the highest rated and reviewed! She’s licensed with the Australian Federation of Civil Celebrants, and she will help you create and host a wedding ceremony that is tailor-made to your specifications and personality. After all, this day is all about you and your partner!

Location: Penrith, NSW

Years of Experience: 5

Style: modern, personal, professional

Number of Weddings: 350+

Prices: contact for quote

VIDEO: Justine Milne Celebrant

Contact : Justine Milne


Karen Brown of Emu Heights, NSW is passionate about weddings and wedding ceremonies, and is always so excited for every one of her couples. She’ll make sure that you and your guests aren’t bored or yawning during the ceremony and will make it all personal to you. Karen even makes a lovely, boxed gift of your ceremony as a memento of the day!

Location: Emu Heights, NSW

Years of Experience: not stated, 20 years as a speaker

Style: organised, friendly

Number of Weddings: not stated

Prices: contact for quote

Contact : Karen Brown

Tina Marie Sheil doesn’t think there’s a better job in the world than being a marriage celebrant—and lucky for her couples (and you) because she’s fantastic at it! She also has 15 years of experience as an events manager, so she can help you plan your day, down to the last detail. She has also performed cultural and religious ceremonies, including Buddhist and Hindu.

Location: Leura, NSW

Years of Experience: 12

Style: flexible, friendly, intimate

Number of Weddings: not stated

Prices: $795 for a personalised wedding

Contact : Tina Marie Sheil

Leanne is an award-winning marriage celebrant in the Hunter Valley area, and her goal is to help you have the wedding of your dreams. She’ll get all the details of you, your partner, and your story (how you met, what you do together, etc.) to make you wedding ceremony as personalised as possible. She offers these bespoke weddings for local, domestic, and international couples, and registry-style / elopements to those living in the Hunter Valley and Central Coast.

Location: Balmain, NSW

Years of Experience: 12

Style: warm, creative

Number of Weddings: not stated

Prices: starting at $320 for elopements and at $495 for weekday weddings, $595 for weekends

Celebrant : Leanne Rose

Melanie Fell Agnew wants to help you make meaningful, beautiful memories of your wedding and wedding ceremony. Her goal is to have you as happy with wedding ceremony as you are in your relationship with your spouse-to-be! Melanie offers full weddings, elopements, and renewals and her packages include a signing table and chairs, personalised wedding script, PA system, and travel fees (with some exceptions).

Location: Bolwarra, NSW

Years of Experience: not stated

Style: modern, intimate

Number of Weddings: not stated

Prices: full wedding package starting at $900

Celebrant : Melanie Fell Agnew

Victoria Langham loves being a marriage celebrant and is always so excited for each and every wedding that she is a part of. She is so dedicated to her craft that she even offers registry-style ceremonies and elopements to parties under 10 in her own garden! Victoria offers her services on weekdays and weekends, and is focussed on creating a wedding ceremony that is completely stress-free!

Location: East Maitland, NSW

Years of Experience: not stated

Style: professional, heart-warming

Number of Weddings: not stated

Prices: start at $680 in the Hunter Valley area

Celebrant : Victoria Langham


Julie is dedicated to helping her couples tell their unique, personal love stories and to help them celebrate their bond. To this end, she writes customised ceremonies for each couple, and your guests will be enchanted by every word. Julie will help you write your own vows, if you wish to do so. She has an Irish accent that will lend a touch of charm to your ceremony as well.

Location: Mayfield, NSW

Years of Experience: not stated

Style: fun, personal

Number of Weddings: not stated

Prices: from $900 for ceremonies

VIDEO: Julie Muir Celebrant

Celebrant : Julie Muir


Marg Kish performs wedding ceremonies in the Newcastle, Port Stephens, and Hunter Valley regions. She offers fully customisable, personalised ceremonies, so you and your partner can have the stress-free wedding of your dreams. She also performs elopements and renewals, and her fee includes paperwork, rehearsal, and travel within Newcastle.

Location: Newcastle, NSW

Years of Experience: 10+

Style: modern, fun

Number of Weddings: not stated

Prices: starting at $680 for a ceremony. Extra travel cost if outside of Newcastle area. $500 for elopement.

VIDEO: Marg Kish Celebrant

Celebrant : Marg Kish

Jenny believes in making your day as enjoyable and stress-free as possible, and will help you plan a beautiful ceremony that perfectly represents you and your spouse-to-be. She is professional, experienced, and presents a dignified ceremony with a touch of humour that will touch everyone’s hearts. Her fee includes paperwork, signing table (with two chairs), travel, and dress rehearsal services.

Location: Newcastle, NSW

Years of Experience: not stated

Style: funny, heartwarming

Number of Weddings: not stated

Prices: contact for quote

Celebrant : Jenny Noblet

Ross Wellings

Cheery Ross loves every minute of his role as a marriage celebrant, and he is committed to helping you making a beautiful memory of your wedding day. He creates personalised ceremonies for each couple, helping you choose your readings, music, and poetry, and writing your vows. As a past English teacher, Ross will write a gorgeous and sincere ceremony—and his past couples will vouch for that!

Location: Chatswood, NSW

Years of Experience: not stated

Style: warm, creative, relaxed

Number of Weddings: not stated

Prices: contact for quote, extra for travel

Contact : Ross Wellings

Del Edwards

Del was born and raised in the region, is a mother (to sons and a dog), and most importantly—loves weddings. She has nearly a decade of experience, and it shows: her commitment and passion for her role drives her to creating unique, expressive ceremonies. Whether you’re looking to hold a big, traditional wedding, or a laid-back, intimate ceremony, Del has you covered.

Location: Glen Alpine,NSW

Years of Experience: 9

Style: unique, personal, professional

Number of Weddings: not stated

Prices: contact for quote

VIDEO: Del Edwards Celebrant

Contact : Del Edwards

Vivienne Warren

The lovely Vivienne is based in Sydney, but often travels to the Southern Highlands to officiate weddings—and thank heavens, because she’s fantastic! She’s organised, supportive, and writes personalised weddings (or more traditional, regulated weddings if that is your wish). You’ll feel as though you’re the best of friends at the end of the day, and you’ll be so blissfully stress-free, too!

Location: Kellyville, NSW

Years of Experience: not stated

Style: intimate,friendly

Number of Weddings: not stated

Prices: contact for quote

Contact : Vivienne Warren

Pheasants Nest, NSW

Susan Winters is a multiple award winner marriage celebrant with over 10 years of experience.

She provides polished, professional services for small, simple weddings as well as for lavish traditional affairs. Approachable and experienced, Susan wants you to ask her questions and fill her in on exactly what you would like your wedding ceremony to look like so she can assist you in planning a beautiful, meaningful celebration.

Celebrant : Susan Winters

Wollongong, NSW

Maree Langlands is the kind of friendly, compassionate woman you’d want to join you for a cuppa. She offers an obligation-free consultation so you can get to know her a bit and talk about your wedding dreams. She believes your wedding should be an extremely special and personal occasion and offers her practice and understanding to guide you through it.

Maree specializes in highly-personalized ceremonies. Since becoming a marriage celebrant in 2010, she has worked with many couples, who have been highly satisfied with her professionalism and patience.

If you decide after the obligation-free first meeting that you would like Maree to be your marriage celebrant, a non-refundable $150 booking fee is required. The balance of Maree’s competitive fee, which will be discussed in that first meeting, will then be due no later than 2 weeks before the ceremony.

VIDEO: Maree Langlands Celebrant

Celebrant : Maree Langlands

Kiama, NSW

Cari Worstencroft brings over 26 years of experience and a true sense of joy to her position as a marriage celebrant. She offers a wide variety of wedding ceremonies, all of which she will help you personalize to exactly reflect the way you wish to be wed to your loved one.

Cari promises perfect professionalism, genuine caring and invaluable guidance as you plan a beautiful, magical wedding ceremony.

Celebrant : Cari Worstencroft