Preparing for a wedding day is one of the most exciting times in a couple’s life.

This is a big step towards a committed future. Naturally, you want everything to run smoothly on the wedding day.

There are many things to consider when planning a wedding. From the guest list to the seating arrangement and the venue and the menus, no doubt you’ve got a lot on your mind.

One other important detail that shouldn’t be overlooked is the marriage celebrant.

The person who marries you together as a couple should be someone you trust and respect. It is important to find just the right person to finalise your special day.

In no particular order, here we list the Editor’s Choice Top 20 marriage celebrants around the Perth region.


1. Dru Soltys

Perth, WA

Dru Soltys marriage celebrant

Chosen as the ‘Best Celebrant in Perth’ by WA Brides for four years in a row, there is definitely something special about Dru Soltys. Offering a contemporary and alternative ceremony to a high standard, Dru really knows how to bring out those personal touches.

Dru offers a flexible schedule and first class service. Each couple, including same-sex couples, truly is his priority and his ‘real’ job. Completely focused on your vision, your love, and your day, Dru delivers everything with professionalism and charm.

Years Experience: Not mentioned

Fees: Available upon request

Style: Modern, alternative


2. Brad Whitelock

Perth, WA

Brad Whitelock marriage celebrant

Offering, fun, friendly, and personable services, Brad Whitelock is a highly experienced and sought after marriage celebrant. He ensures that he takes the time with each couple to get to know them and their style of wedding day. This ensures the ceremony truly reflects the happy couple.

Brad offers all inclusive services and can provide the essentials, such as the PA system, a table and chair set for signing, personally written ceremonies and rehearsals where needed. With Brad, your ceremony will match your love.

Years Experience: Since 2006

Fees: Starting at $200

Style: Fun, friendly, relaxed


3. Lionel Yorke

Perth and surrounding regions, WA

Lionel Yorke marriage celebrant

Focusing on the love and commitment of each special wedding day, Lionel Yorke, is experienced and professional at bringing a wedding ceremony to life. Having performed over 3000 weddings around the Perth region, Lionel is an expert at understanding what couples want and how to deliver it.

Lionel has a background in TV and radio. This means he knows ow to set a tone and rhythm for a well delivered speech. His ceremonies are very much tailored for the couple, ensuring the essence of their particular love is brought to the forefront.

Years Experience: Not stated

Fees: Available upon contact

Style: Professional, personalised


4. Luke Firth

Perth and surrounds, WA

Luke Firth marriage celebrant

Well equipped at being someone you can trust and rely on, Luke Firth is a passionate wedding celebrant. His philosophy is based around understanding the day is about the couple and ensures each detail is tailored to their love.

Luke is thorough and knowledgeable with his work. A confident speaker and charming personality, Luke will ensure you ceremony is everything you wanted it to be. His positive energy will reflect around the crowd and bring smiles to everyone’s face.

Years Experience: Not mentioned

Fees: Available upon contact

Style: Relaxed, positive energy


5. Chris Temov

Perth, WA

Chris Temov marriage celebrant

A highly qualified and experienced marriage celebrant, Chris Temov works closely with his clients to make sure they are all on the same page. After years in the industry, Chris has also worked as a wedding filmer and photographer. This has given loads of knowledge as to what makes a day special.

Chris has travelled extensively and uses different cultural insights to inform the best type of day for different couples. With each step of the way, Chris does his utmost to represent the true essence of each couple.

Years Experience: Over 20 years in the wedding industry

Fees: Available upon enquiry

Style: Professional, modern or traditional


6. Megan Knox

Perth, WA

Megan Knox marriage celebrant

Dedicated to making a fun, enjoyable, and unforgettable day, Megan Knox is a passionate marriage celebrant. Her style goes outside the lines of traditions and focuses on making the day unique about the couple before her.

Megan celebrates all types of marriage, from elopements to intimate affairs and grand affairs. She proudly accepts all couples, including same-sex couples. Her passion lies in telling genuine love stories.

Years Experience: Not mentioned

Fees: Available upon request

Style: Unique, contemporary


7. Victoria Wheeler

Perth, WA

Victoria Wheeler marriage celebrant

Taking immense joy in the fact couples have found their ‘one’, Victoria Wheeler is a true enthusiast of happy love stories. She believes that an ideal wedding is one which reflects the couple’s personality, goals, and beliefs.

Victoria happily adapts her style to suit the couple. From elegant to relaxed, from formal to down-to-earth, each and every wedding celebration is one that Victoria delights in.

Years Experience: Not mentioned

Fees: Available upon request

Style: Vibrant, professional, friendly


8. Kirk Samuel Goodsell

Perth, WA

Kirk Samuel Goodsell marriage celebrant

Aiming to make the wedding ceremony one of the most memorable moments for a couple, Kirk Samuel Goodsell approaches his role with a light-hearted and good-natured take. He is charming and elegant, adapting his friendly personality to suit all different couples.

Kirk is proud to marry all couples, including same-sex couples. He has performed weddings all across Australia. He takes pride in presenting modern, fun, and enjoyable services that reflect the couples’ love.

Years Experience: Since 2008

Fees: Not mentioned

Style: Personal, modern


9. Joyce Mathers

Perth, WA

Joyce Mathers marriage celebrant

Presenting an authentic service, Joyce Mathers focuses on making the day all about the couples’ unique style and love. A service with Joyce is unique and heartfelt, bringing out a genuine sense of who the couple truly is.

Joyce takes into account many factors when planning a ceremony. She is open to incorporating a variety of customs and traditions. She presents in an engaging and entertaining way to create a truly magical and memorable ceremony.

Years Experience: Not mentioned

Fees: Ceremony packages starting from $350

Style: Engaging, entertaining, heartfelt


10. Rodney Barnes

Canning Vale, Perth, WA

Rodney Barnes marriage celebrant

Striving to make a stress-free ceremony, Rodney Barnes is dedicated to providing happy memories. He is passionate about bringing true love to life and helping to create a dream wedding day for each couple.

In his years of experience, Rodney has officiated a variety of weddings. He supports weddings of different styles, celebrations, religions, and customs. Rodney aims to get to know his clients so he can truly reflect who they are and what they believe in.

Years Experience: Not mentioned

Fees: Inclusive price available on request

Style: Professional, unique


11. Chris McCafferty

Perth, WA

Chris McCafferty marriage celebrant

Attentive to detail and flexible in his approach, Chris McCafferty can host a large wedding celebration or a small, intimate affair. In any ceremony, he never forgets that this is the most important moment of a couple’s life and strives to make it perfect.

Chris always listens to his clients and takes their ideas into account. He is also able to make suggestions and give inspiring ideas that reflect the couple’s style. He is available for no obligation telephone consultations.

Years Experience: Not stated

Fees: Available upon request

Style: Flexible, personalised


12. Grace Collins

Perth, WA

Grace Collins marriage celebrant

Providing a bilingual service when needed, Grace Collins hosts weddings in Mandarin and/or English. She is professional and dedicated to making a unique service that reflects that nature of the couple.

Grace has a sound understanding of cultural practices. She regularly hosts biracial weddings. She is open minded and respectful at all times. Grace can present in English or Mandarin. She is also conversational in Cantonese, Hokkien, and Teochew.

Years Experience: Over 8 years

Fees: Available upon request

Style: Chinese or English, unique


13. Kate Fenton

Claremont, WA

Kate Fenton marriage celebrant

With a contemporary approach, Kate’s friendly disposition makes it easy for clients to connect with her. She provides services with a fresh and open mind, offering a stress free alternative to many.

Kate has many years of experience in hosting weddings. She has performed weddings for people from a range of backgrounds and diverse beliefs. Kate is proud to offer her services to same-sex couples.

Years Experience: Over 15 years

Fees: Available upon request

Style: Contemporary, friendly


14. Andrew Murfin

Perth, WA

Andrew Murfin

With a caring personality and a professional demeanour, there are many reasons why Andrew Murfin is an award-winning celebrant. He is also a Justice of Peace which means he can certify all necessary documents and paperwork at the same time.

Andrew has a massive 30 years experience in the industry. This means he is accustomed to listening to what clients what and delivering a dream day for a happy wedding ceremony. His philosophy is very much that the couple choose their wedding day details and he takes care of the boring legal stuff for them

Years experience: Over 30 years

Fees: Not stated

Style: Professional, formal


15. Annette Carone

Perth, WA (willing to travel)

Annette Carone

Always smiling and always professional, Annette Carone is a true lover of laughter and good times. She is an energetic and positive marriage celebrant who genuinely loves every wedding she has the honour to be part of.

Annette loves listening to romantic stories and presenting them to the loved ones surrounding a happy couple. She guarantees to fill your wedding ceremony with smiles and laughter with her warm personality.

Years experience: Since 2009

Fees: Not mentioned

Style: Beautiful, unique


16. Steve Mummery

Perth, WA

Steve Mummery

A natural born speaker, Steve Mummery has a strong background in the media industry. This translates to the celebrant field in that he is an excellent public speaker. Steve is guaranteed to give a great speech that really captures the essence of you as a couple.

Steve knows that a wedding day ought to be special. He creates an ambience with his words that is authentic and relevant to you and your beloved. Moreover, Steve has a great sense of humour and makes sure to bring smiles to everyone’s faces.

Years experience: Over 25 years in media

Fees: Not stated

Style: Fun, friendly


17. Lee Halligan

Perth, WA

Lee Halligan

Delivering meticulously thought out and authentic ceremonies, Lee Halligan is as professional as she is friendly. She can handle anything from a small gathering to a large and elegant celebration.

Lee believes in creating a ceremony that is inspiring, memorable, and truly reflects the love you and your partner share. Lee offers a no-obligation free first consultation to get to know each other and talk about the memorable day you can create together.

Years experience: Not mentioned

Fees: Available during consultation

Style: Formal, professional


18. Josh Henderson

Perth, WA

Josh Henderson

Better known as the ‘good vibe guru’, Josh Henderson is a stress free and positively energetic wedding celebrant. With his charming personality, Josh aims to create a fun and enjoyable ceremony that is all about you and your partner.

Josh promises that by your big day, everything will be ready to roll, as he likes to put it. Josh encourages a sense of creativity in each step of planning the ceremony. He listens to what you want, who you are, and truly reflects this in his style.

Years experience: Not mentioned

Fees: Available upon request

Style: Positive, vibrant, modern


19. Liz Underdown

Perth, WA

Liz Underdown

Ready and excited to discuss your wedding day, Liz Underdown is an enthusiastic award-winning marriage celebrant. She is confident in her work and calm in her approach, offering a vibrancy with each step of the planning stages.

Liz aims for each ceremony to be a reflection of you as a couple. She listens and watches who you are, what you love about each other, and what type of day you want to honour your commitment. Dedicated and professional, Liz simply loves love.

Years experience: Not mentioned

Fees: Available upon request

Style: Calm, vibrant


20. Carmel Markham

Perth, WA

Carmel Markham

Taking genuine pride in hosting weddings and celebrating love, Carmel Markham always puts her clients’ needs first. She spends genuine time really getting to know each of the couple. The most important thing she asks is what will make this ceremony meaningful to you.

Carmel is respectful and open minded of each couple. She truly recognises the importance of the commitment you are making and does her best to guide you to a happy start of your married life together. Carmel truly creates a memorable day to cherish forever.

Years experience: Not mentioned

Fees: Available upon contact

Style: Professional, personal



Some more wonderful Marriage Celebrants in Perth, WA


21. Peta Dale

Perth, WA

Peta Dale marriage celebrant

A professional marriage celebrant, Peta Dale offers her services in civil ceremonies. Coming to the field with a wealth of experience, Peta embarks on each couples journey with a sense of privilege and trust in giving them their dream day.

Peta has all inclusive wedding packages available. She offers her services for civil ceremonies and same-sex couples. Peta works closely with each client to give a day that is unique and special.

Years Experience: not mentioned

Fees: Home office $450 / Mon-Thurs $650 / Fri-Sun $750

Style: Professional, unique


22. Monicka McDonough

Perth and surrounds, WA

Monicka McDonough marriage celebrant

As someone who simply loves love, Monicka McDonough provides a genuine sense of joy in hosting your wedding celebration. Understanding this is an important moment in a couple’s life, Monicka provides a top quality service to bring the day to life.

She is an authorised marriage celebrant and has years of experience in the industry. As someone who is busy spread love around, she requires a one month booking notice to be at your service.

Years Experience: Not stated

Fees: Available upon enquiry

Style: Professional, formal

23. Julie and Jenny

Perth, WA

Julie and Jenny marriage celebrant

Two heads are often better than one, and with Julie and Jenny you get twice the amount of experience and knowledge. These lovely women specialise in making a memorable and unique day filled with love for each happy couple they meet.

Their services come with a no obligation first meeting to begin with and see if you have found the right fit. They proudly cater to the needs of all wedding ceremonies, including same-sex couples.

Years Experience: not mentioned

Fees: Inclusive fees available upon request

Style: Unique, individual


24. Andrew – One Great Life

Perth, WA

andrew one great life

Focusing on celebrating the one great life of two people in love coming together, Andrew is a professional and personable celebrant. He takes a contemporary approach to ceremonies, appealing to a wide audience and tailoring to a range of tastes.

Andrew has a unique background of working as a lawyer and in the performing arts. He has also being a master of ceremonies previously. Least to say, Andrew is an excellent public speaker with perfect verbal delivery skills.

Years Experience: Not stated

Fees: Available upon enquiry

Style: Relaxed, professional, modern


25. Catherine Gallagher

Perth, WA

Aiming to create a day and ambience that is truly just for you, Catherine Gallagher tailors her work to suit your style. Each celebration led by Catherine is filled with warmth, laughter, and personal touches.

Catherine maintains a high degree of professionalism to ensure everything runs smoothly. More than just a wedding celebrant, she is an apt time keeper too! Her practice is focused on the belief that the day belongs to you, so you can feel a personal sense throughout the planning stages.

Years Experience: Not stated

Fees: Starting at $695

Style: Stylish, unique


26. Lynette May

Perth Hills, WA

Proudly taking dreams and making them a reality, Lynette May focuses her celebrant services on the couple’s unique love. She aims to give each and every couple a joyous celebration that they and their guests will love and cherish.

Lynette likes her couples to be stress-free leading up to their wedding day. So that they can enjoy their engagement, she takes care of many preparation details. She makes things happen, communicates thoroughly, and provides a reliable and trusting service.

Years Experience: Not stated

Fees: Available upon contact

Style: Relaxed, unique, couple-focused


27. Lesley Gasmier

Perth, WA

As someone who is truly excited to see couples take the next step in their life, Lesley Gasmier offers genuine ceremonies. She adapts each ceremony to reflect the style of the wedding day and the essence of the couple.

With a friendly disposition, Lesley proudly crafts a ceremony that is personal and engaging. She is professional in her delivery and offers a stress-free, comprehensive service in the planning stages.

Years Experience: Not mentioned

Fees: Available upon request

Style: Professional, warm, friendly



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