Planning a wedding in Sydney soon? We have put together the only list of marriage celebrants in Sydney that you will need to read.

No one but the very best have made our discerning list.

When you are planning a wedding, there can feel like you have a millions choices to make, and so many little details to arrange. But if you broke it down to the bare necessities, most of the aspects of your wedding you are planning don’t even need to be there!

Things that have become traditions are actually just fun add-ons, and almost all of them you could leave out if you wanted to. Can’t decide on a cake? Don’t have one! Nervous about a first dance? Skip that part! Can’t choose your bridal party? Who needs one anyway?

One of the few things you have to have however is a marriage celebrant. This person who guides you through the legalities of the promises you make to each other is an absolute essential. So you want to get this choice just right.

Our awesome knowledge of weddings doesn’t just stop at reception venues – we also have the inside scoop on the most loved and highly-recommended marriage celebrants in the biz.

If you need to choose a marriage celebrant in Sydney, this is the list for you.

Here is our list of the editor’s choice Top 35 Marriage Celebrants in Sydney!


Your Best Day – Nina Feldman

Since bursting onto the Sydney wedding scene in 2019, Nina has become a highly sought after celebrant.

Known for her engaging storytelling, warmth, attention to detail, and focus on creating the unique vision for each of the couples that she works with, it is her pride and privilege to make every wedding special, meaningful, and a perfect blend of fun and emotional.

Paying homage to her couples’ journey, and looking forward to what lies ahead for them, Nina’s ceremonies don’t just celebrate a moment in time, but a life that will be lived together.

Whether you’re after something small and intimate, or big and bangin’, Nina will create the vibe for you, and memories that will last a lifetime.

Address: Sydney, NSW

Phone: 0468 323 739

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Nina Feldman

In high demand for his storytelling and warm presentation voice, Stephen is a popular choice. His love of public speaking results in calm, comfortable, often witty ceremonies that capture the attention of his audiences. Unlike some celebrants, Stephen insists on getting to know you well so he can speak at your ceremony with the authority of a friend. He also excels at putting everyone at ease on the day and efficiently processing all the required paperwork. If you are lucky enough to secure Stephen, you won’t regret booking him.

Years experience: 6 Years

Fees: Available on his website

Style: Fun, friendly, capable

Address: Sydney and surrounds

Phone: 0412 501 250

Social: Facebook

Contact : Stephen Miller

Meggan Brummer

With over 23 years experience as an Internationally Published Writer, Meggan will WOW YOUR GUESTS with the magic of storytelling. She’s often referred to as, “A captivating storyteller, who’s fun & classy.”

With this yoga-loving Celebrant, your ceremony will be filled with warmth & meaning, peppered with laughter & tears (& just the right amount of fun), leaving a lasting impression on you & your guests.

The morning after your wedding, you can watch back the video Meggan made of your entire ceremony. (Such a gorgeous keepsake to watch each year on your anniversary & share with your kids as they grow up).

To discover if she’s a good fit, book her in for a Zoom chat via her website now.

Years experience: 13 years

Fees: $590 – $5727

Style: Captivating, classy & fun.

VIDEO: Meggan Brummer Celebrant

Address: 89a Cowles Rd, Mosman NSW 2088

Phone: 0424 178 323

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Meggan Brummer

Patricia Ma Marriage Celebrant

Patricia Ma is one of the most loved bilingual/trilingual Marriage Celebrants, Wedding MCs and Chinese Tea Ceremony hosts in Sydney.

She’s friendly, cheerful, professional and experienced. Her works are very methodical and amazing but most of all ensures your happiness is at the centre of everything.

Patricia offers one-stop shop services, she can make your ceremony extra special with her bright energy, sense of humour and empathy. In addition, she can bring fun moments and engage your guests with well-spoken commentaries, creating hype, laughter and a loving atmosphere in your wedding reception. She’s also a lucky lady(Dai Kum in Chinese), she can professionally facilitate the traditional Chinese tea ceremony to the bride and groom’s family, and host the respect to ancestor and god incense ritual.

If you are looking for someone to shine your wedding ceremony and reception or even the Chinese tea ceremony, let’s talk to Patricia!

Address: Sydney, NSW

Phone: 0405 918 887

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Patricia Ma

Caterina Kouz

One of the most sought-after marriage celebrants in Sydney, Caterina Kouz is known for her ‘fun, love and emotion’ filled ceremonies. Caterina loves her job as a celebrant and ensures that each ceremony is unique and tailored specifically for the couple in love. 

She follows her 3 step strategy to “Meet, Plan and Rehearse” to take the stress away on the day and to ensure that your special day is exactly how you imagined it to be.

Years experience: Since 2017

Fees: Available upon contact

Style: Modern, fun & energetic

Address: Sydney, NSW

Phone: 0414 975 790

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Caterina Kouz

Janet Lomax

As one of Sydney’s most fun wedding celebrants, Janet Lomax of ‘Weddings I Do’ loves making wedding ceremonies anything that the happy couple want it to be. From a relaxed affair to a bubbly day to something more sophisticated, Janet can do it all.

Janet always makes the couple a priority and makes sure that the day is about them and what they want. Janet is an organised person and professional in her planning stages. She can walk you through each step of the planning and make sure you get all the details just right.

Years experience: Over 10 years

Fees: Discussed during planning

Style: Organised, down to earth, bubbly & professional

Address: Sydney, NSW

Phone: 0404 463 664

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Janet Lomax

Julia Carlino – Celebrant & MC

Let your journey into wedded bliss begin with Julia Carlino – Celebrant & MC. With over 12 years of experience in media advertising, Julia brings a vibrant energy to crafting bespoke ceremonies that reflect the unique love story of each couple. As an authorised marriage celebrant, Julia’s passion lies in curating memorable and laughter-filled experiences for her clients. From intimate elopements to grand celebrations, Julia ensures every detail is meticulously attended to, allowing couples to relax and enjoy their special day. With a commitment to personalisation and professionalism, Julia Carlino promises to make your wedding ceremony or event truly unforgettable.

Address: Sydney, NSW

Phone: 0481 588 333

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Julia Carlino

Celebrant Catherine Kennedy

For over 13 years, Catherine has proudly married hundreds of “loved-up” couples. It fulfills her soul being a part of such a special day, that is full of joy, excitement, and love.

With her years of experience, she knows all the right questions to ask, to make sure she creates the perfect ceremony that suits your style, personality, and needs.

She knows that no two weddings are the same, and she is happy to keep things simple and sentimental or provide a fully personalised “Your Love Story” ceremony, that could also incorporate readings, extended family, pets, musicians or anything your hearts desire.

Catherine proudly supports all forms of love, including LGBTQIA+, and is ready to help you celebrate your big day.

Years experience: 13 years

Fees: Ranging from $600-$1400

Style: Friendly, modern, fun-loving and engaging

Address: Gymea Bay, NSW

Phone: 0412 620 765

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Catherine Kennedy

Nina de Borde - Marriage Celebrant

Your ceremony will reflect your unique relationship and personality when you select Nina de Borde – Marriage Celebrant for your wedding day. She promises to follow your requirements with a ceremony that naturally flows, engages your loved ones, and celebrates your union. Proudly serving Southern Highlands, Canberra, Illawarra, Sydney, and South Coast, Nina can’t wait to meet you and learn about your one-of-a-kind love story. She conducts all types of ceremonies, including marriages, commitment ceremonies, renewal of vows, and more. This Southern Highlands wedding celebrant and will take care of the legal requirements on your behalf. Get ready for a picture-perfect celebration when you trust Nina de Borde – Marriage Celebrant.

Address: Exeter NSW 2579

Phone: 0434 977 418

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Contact : Nina de Borde

The Mindful Celebrant

Sally is the creative voice behind the Mindful Celebrant. This professional marriage celebrant in Newcastle has years of experience and various wedding packages to fit your requests and rates. You can receive multiple meetings to prepare for your legal paperwork and vows. Take advantage of unique ideas, fun inspiration, and ideas for your readings, rituals, and love songs. She will help you write meaningful vows and design a handwritten ceremony that details your love. Enjoy a ceremony rehearsal, an application of your official marriage certificate, a professional sound system for the ceremony, and more from the Mindful Celebrant. Together, you’ll tell your one-of-a-kind story and host a memorable celebration everyone loves.

Address: Newcastle NSW

Phone: 0421 484 449

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Sally Perkins

Jessie Cacchillo – Marriage Celebrant

Jessie Cacchillo stands out as a distinguished marriage celebrant in Sydney, offering a blend of romance, authenticity, and fun in every ceremony. With a remarkable tally of over 1000 weddings, her experience is unmatched, bringing a fresh and contemporary touch to each event. Jessie excels in creating personalised ceremonies that echo the couple’s unique narrative, ensuring their special day is imbued with meaning and joy. Her commitment to detail and a deep understanding of couples’ desires make her ceremonies a true reflection of their love story. Whether in Sydney or beyond, Jessie’s dedication to crafting unforgettable wedding experiences is evident, making her a sought-after celebrant for those seeking a truly memorable celebration.

Address: Annandale, NSW 2038

Phone: 0419 226 654

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Jessie Cacchillo

Liz Watson Celebrant

With a passion for love and equality, this Commonwealth-registered marriage celebrant in Sydney’s Inner West creates unforgettable wedding experiences. Liz Watson Celebrant offers a safe and inclusive space for all couples, specialising in LGBTQIA+ weddings. With over 150 ceremonies under her belt, Liz ensures each celebration is relaxed, fun, and tailored to reflect the couple’s unique love story. Her background as a veterinary nurse and her love for pets mean she welcomes furry friends to be part of the ceremony. Liz’s dedication to making dreams a reality shines through in every wedding she officiates.

Address: Sydney, NSW

Phone: 0458 302 707

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Liz Watson

Alison the Celebrant

Tailoring ceremonies to match each couple’s unique fingerprint, Alison the Celebrant brings a refreshing blend of professionalism and personality to wedding planning. With a commitment to clear communication and support, Alison ensures a stress-free journey towards saying “I do”. Rejecting the lecture-style approach, she opts for relaxed, fun, and personal ceremonies, making each moment memorable. As an authorised marriage celebrant, Alison champions empathy as her superpower, ensuring couples feel truly understood and valued. Whether it’s an intimate affair or a grand celebration, Alison crafts customisable packages to suit every couple’s vision. Say goodbye to cookie-cutter weddings and hello to a celebration as unique as you are.

Address: Marrickville, NSW 2204

Phone: 0401 761 531

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Alison Pickel

Cate Brockbank of Celebrations by Cate is one of Sydney’s most sought after marriage celebrants, specialising in creating unique, personalised, and client-focused ceremonies.

From simple marriage ceremonies in her Freshwater-based office to creating custom-tailored ceremonies with extravagant concepts and a touch of adventure. Cate will guide you through all aspects of your ceremony and welcomes people from all nationalities and diverse backgrounds.

Celebrations by Cate is passionate about her job as a marriage celebrant, funeral celebrant and funeral director.

Cate endeavours to take your wishes and create a ceremony that the two of you and even your family and friends will look back on as one of the best memories of your lives. As individual and unique to you. Your story, your words of love, your ultimate creation.

Years experience: 11 years

Fees: Available during consultation and on her website

Style: Fun, Caring, Attentive

Address: Freshwater NSW 2096

Phone: 0421 389 925

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Catherine Brockbank

Leah is a young, friendly and bubbly celebrant who brings character to her work.

Whether your ceremony is written with the intention of being delivered as a surprise or if you have designed it together Leah writes ceremonies that are personal and funny.

Leah enjoys meeting new couples and learning about how they fell in love in order to bring their stories to life. This is where Leah’s love for creative writing is exercised and is able to offer a unique approach to designing ceremonies.

Knowing that weddings are a stressful time, Leah makes the preparations and the lead up to your special day easy and ensures that everything is perfect for when the bride walks down the aisle.

Address: Sydney. NSW

Phone: 0422 904 171

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Leah Appleby

Amy is a modern marriage celebrant & MC, bringing a fresh and upbeat approach to marriage making.

A performer by trade, Amy feels at home when connecting with her couples, writing their story and presenting it on the day with maximum energy and engagement.

Her ceremonies are fluff and cliche free, focussing on celebrating the uniqueness of the couple, both as individuals and as partners. She takes the time to really get to know her couples, ensuring it is a truly magical moment in time.

Years experience: Since 2015

Fees: Available upon contact

Style: Story teller, warm, fun & energetic

Address: Cronulla, NSW 2230

Phone: 0424 654 434

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Amy Watson

Melissa Halliday of Heart and Soul Celebrations is one of the most experienced and a highly qualified marriage celebrant based in Sydney, with a track record of romantic ceremonies in the past that informs the bespoke approach.

Melissa has the experience to tackle wedding ceremonies of all kinds, for couples of all walks of life, making the non-discriminatory policies the most important. She offers 15 years of experience as a celebrant as well as experience teaching other celebrants.

Melissa is respectful, inclusive and has been a same sex celebrant since 2004 and is a member of GLRL (NSW).

Book your complimentary consultation in advance of a booking with just a simple phone call today!

Location: Sydney NSW

Years experience: 15 years

Fees: Enquire for pricing

Style: Experienced, Friendly, Organised

Address: Sydney NSW

Phone: 0425 213 338

Social: Facebook | Instagram

Contact : Melissa Halliday

Say hello to a crazy good wedding without any pesky boring bits when you lock in this super fun Sydney marriage celebrant and emcee. Marry Me Zoe vows you’ll have no wedding day regrets cos she’ll help you rock your vows with a tonne of wows, heartfelt highs and unexpected moments of surprise to delight your guests! Together you’ll flip and reverse the conventional traditions and create a ceremony and reception that is totally you. 1000% inclusive of all LGBTQIA+ couples, Zoe is a super stylish celebrant with upbeat energy, firecracker vibes and a passion to give you and your guests the best celebration ever, that everyone will be talking about for years!

Fees: $795 – $2295

Style: Energetic, Friendly and Inclusive

Address: Sydney NSW

Phone: 0408 408 537

Social: Facebook

Contact : Zoe Sabados


Parting Notes

Many brides think about their weddings in terms of who to invite, what to wear, and where to have a big event.  However, do not overlook the importance of the right wedding celebrant for your ceremony. It doesn’t matter if you host a large party or an intimate event, the Sydney wedding celebrant will allow you to go from fiancé to spouse. Selecting the right person means picking someone who can share your vision of the big day.


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