The Mornington Peninsula is a beautiful place, and having a celebrant to guide you in your first steps as a married couple, especially someone who services the Peninsula, is an amazing choice. But now it comes down to the question of who exactly is that right person for you and your wedding. We have a list of 15 fantastic Mornington Peninsula marriage celebrants who can give you a jumpstart to the rest of your life. Celebrants help tie the whole thing together, some might be there from the beginning, others might offer time closer to the day. It’s what you need and want that’s important. 

So have a look at everyone on this list, and see who is the right fit for you and your partner.

Pete is one of Melbourne’s younger celebrants, MC and Host of The Wedding Guide Podcast.
His speciality is a blend of humour and sentimentality to capture the richness of your relationship. He’s perfect at keeping the ceremony authentic and natural, allowing everyone at your wedding to be at ease.

Sitting with Pete to craft your story, vows and runsheet is like spending time with a close mate who will make your wedding day exceptional! Pete’s ability to connect often has guests asking ‘how long have you been best friends with Pete for?!’

If you want an easy, engaging and relatable celebrant to make your day and the journey towards it better than you hoped – Pete is the celebrant for you!

VIDEO: Pete The Celebrant

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0421 760 023

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Contact : Pete Hordern

Sam Lavery is a young, fun and modern celebrant from Melbourne who absolutely loves weddings.

With a background in stand up, his ceremonies are known for keeping you and your guests entertained and phones in pockets.

Getting mistaken for a good friend by guests is a common occurrence for Sam, and this is something he prides himself on, being your story teller.

With Sam, you can expect anything but an old school ceremony! He’s entertaining, relaxed, and above all, he will strive to ensure that you and your guests have the best day ever!

VIDEO: Sam Lavery The Celebrant

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0411 149 378

Facebook: Sam Lavery

Instagram: Sam Lavery

Contact : Sam Lavery

Yazmin has been a celebrant since 2010 – That’s a whopping, glorious, amazing eleven years!

As a young yet veteran celebrant – Yazmin knows what works. And that’s personalising the shizz out of your ceremony!

No cliche’s and cheesy one liners here! Everyone will be talking about how personable Yazmin the celebrant was “You must of known her for years”

Nope. She just really likes getting to know each couple over a few drinks and telling stories!

She is also available to MC and because she bloody loves it so much, she is an On The Day Coordinator.

If you’re having a DIY wedding – you need Yazmin!!  She looks forward to meeting you over a coffee or wine!

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0400 970 712

Facebook: Weddings By Yazmin

Instagram: Weddings By Yazmin

Contact : Yazmin Firkins

Denise loves working with couples to create a wedding ceremony that reflects their personalities and values. Whether you want a ceremony that is formal or relaxed, sophisticated or simple, Denise has a wealth of ideas and resources to help with your planning. She is very organised, approachable, fun and always professional. Couples often say that she is brilliant at keeping them calm and relaxed on their big day. With a background in primary school teaching, Denise is a very confident public speaker and you can be sure your guests will hear every word!

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0421 116 536

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Contact : Denise Nicholls

Based in the Ormond area of Melbourne, Kate has been a registered authorised marriage celebrant for the past 4 years. Her relaxed and playful style creates a fun atmosphere that fills the ceremony with laughs and even a few tears of joy.

With over 10 years of experience running her own business as a PR consultant, Kate Morgan is an expert public speaker, writer, and someone who just wants to help create a meaningful wedding ceremony that all couples can enjoy.

Wanting to be part of the change in equality in Australia, she was driven to become a celebrant so that she could inspire guests, engage the wedding party, and entertain everyone to leave a beautiful lasting impression.

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0414 475 642

Facebook: Kate Morgan

Instagram: Kate Morgan

Contact : Kate Morgan

As a celebrant, Frank possesses excellent interpersonal skills, making it easy for him to connect with people from all walks of life. He has a warm and friendly demeanor that puts his clients at ease, allowing them to open up and share their stories, values, and dreams. Frank believes that understanding his clients on a personal level is crucial to designing a celebration that truly embodies their personalities and values.

Furthermore, Frank is a skilled communicator and public speaker. He takes the time to craft personalized and heartfelt ceremonies, capturing the essence of the occasion and celebrating the journey of his clients. His ability to engage and captivate an audience ensures that every moment of the celebration is meaningful and memorable.

VIDEO: Frank Servello

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0418 145 945

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Contact : Frank Servello

Happy couples rave about Armin Dumasia Marriage Celebrant being professional and fun-loving. He focuses on your unique story and will help create a light-hearted and meaningful ceremony — a genuine reflection of your love. Armin embraces all cultures and is ready to honour your marriage traditions. As a husband and father, this modern-day marriage celebrant in Melbourne promises a smooth and stress-free experience so you can make the memory of a lifetime. If you want a trusted expert with a culturally diverse background, Armin is ready to officiate a fun, inclusive, and unforgettable moment. Your romantic ceremony will be the best part of your wedding, full of joy and compassion.

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0416 393 136

Facebook: Weddings by Armin

Instagram: Weddings by Armin

Contact : Armin Dumasia

Matt Finch is a modern-day celebrant who is not tied by rules and traditions. Helping you create an absolutely unique wedding ceremony that corroborates your personalities and gives you a memorable wedding; creating a ceremony that is right for you, is what Matt will do for you as a wedding celebrant.

As a celebrant who is calm and collected, Matt has a great passion for getting to know people and their stories. He listens to you on how the journey of your relationship has been so far and builds on the pieces of information to make your ceremony an unforgettable experience for your guest. After listening to you and your partner, he will tell your stories to your guest in a manner that will make them glad for you two and wish you a beautiful married life.

VIDEO: Matt Finch Celebrant

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 614085742820

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Contact : Matt Finch

As someone who loves to enjoy all that life has to offer, Trevor loves sharing this enthusiasm with happy couples. Celebrating life and love is truly the perfect occupation for Trevor, better known as Trev. He is passionate and vibrant as a wedding host.

Trev is a qualified civil celebrant and has many years experience in the business. He is well known for his positive smile and elegant voice which projects around the room or outdoor space for the ceremony. Trevor suits any style and listens to what his clients want.

VIDEO: Trevor Rice Celebrant

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0409 930 176

Facebook: Trevor Rice

Contact : Trevor Rice

Specialising in Non-traditional (and non-boring!) individually written ceremonies, Lachie brings a bunch of fun and heart (and hair) to a wedding ceremony. Focusing on writing a ceremony that feels like you and your partner, his ultimate goal is to give you a wedding ceremony that really feels like your relationship.

Fully aware that the ceremony is often seen as the “boring part” before the drinks and tiny quiches come out. Lachie aims for a ceremony that’s not just tolerable but even rivals your uncle’s dance moves later in the evening for most entertaining moment.

Taking all the paperwork lodging and bureaucracy off your hands, Lachie is sure to make your day easy, relaxed and actually a whole bunch of fun!

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0480 143 944

Facebook: Weddings By The Beard

Instagram: Weddings By The Beard

Contact : Lachlan Grisold

Chris Winer is a seasoned wedding celebrant with a specialisation in crafting unique ceremonies tailored to each couple. Collaborating closely with you, he ensures the creation of a truly unforgettable experience for both you and your cherished guests, destined to be treasured for years to come. From romantic and intimate to spiritual, light-hearted, or formal, Chris Winer Weddings will create a celebration representing your personality and love. As a fully registered marriage celebrant in Melbourne, Chris provides a personal and unique ceremony just for you and your future spouse. Various packages are available, including a rehearsal, lodgement of all legal paperwork, a keepsake certificate, and more.

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0413 274 353

Facebook: Chris Winer Weddings

Contact : Chris Winer

Create beautiful, heartwarming memories when you select Celebrating With Connie for your once-in-a-lifetime event. This top-rated marriage celebrant in Melbourne promises to work with you to create a ceremony that speaks to your soul. Working with all types of couples, Connie has years of experience and absolutely loves what she does. Since 2018, this popular civil celebrant has offered various options so you can get what you desire, including a personalised ceremony with multiple meetings, suggested readings, songs, and rituals, a wireless microphone and PA system, completion and lodgement of all legal paperwork, a wedding certificate, and more. Celebrating With Connie can do everything from elopements and same-sex marriages to religious ceremonies and worldwide events!

Address: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0407 775 079

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Instagram: Celebrating With Connie

Contact : Connie Cohen

Parting Notes

No one plans a wedding alone. An exceptional marriage celebrant is like a conductor; they can anticipate what is going to be needed for the ceremony well ahead of time. There are so many details that go into a wedding that it can be beneficial to have someone at your side, guiding you on how you can make your dream ceremony a reality. The Mornington Peninsula is a popular wedding destination for brides and grooms because of its majestic beauty, and a professional wedding celebrant can help you in ways you never thought possible. A wedding celebrant is a must have for any ceremony. Find your Mornington Peninsula marriage celebrant today, check that off your list, and continue planning your beautiful wedding!


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