Header

Swirl

Blog Category: Church weddings

February 16, 2016 / Winter wedding at Gibraltar Hotel

The Southern Highlands is a beautiful region no matter what season it is. Caroline & Chris chose the Gibraltar Hotel for their beautiful winter wedding celebrations. This luxurious hotel is in the heart of the Southern Highlands which has an 18 hole golf course, indoor pool and other facilities.

It was a brisk morning, dew on the leaves a bit overcast but still so pleasant. Their close family and friends joined them at St Jude’s in Bowral for their intimate wedding ceremony followed by their reception at Gibraltar Hotel Bowral.

Location shots were taken in and around Burradoo as well as on the golf course at Gibraltar Hotel.

Thank you C&C for a lovely wedding, it was an honour to capture this special moment in your lives. All the best.

CC (474)

 

CC (82)

CC_85_

CC_84_

 

CC_34_CC_33_

CC_6_CC_9_

CC_11_

CC_31_

CC_20_

CC_16_

CC_44_

CC_47_

CC_54_

CC_58_

CC_69_

CC_71_

CC_412_

CC_88_

CC_97_

CC_100_

CC_104_

CC_118_

CC_113_

CC_140_

CC_136_

CC_133_

CC_132b_

CC_132b_

CC_163b_

CC_210_

CC_180_

CC_198_

CC_197_

CC_223_

CC_221_

CC_259_

CC_227_

CC_369_

CC_268_

CC_249_

CC_423_

CC_379_

CC_402_

_504_

_492_

CC (490)

CC (491)

CC_73_

CC_79_

CC_80_

August 18, 2014 / Marianne & Kyle wedding | St Francis Berrima & Briars

Looking for a beautiful venue to get married? The Briars in Bowral is set on 15 acres of rural countryside and is a superb venue for a romantic country wedding. Set apart by tranquil gardens, rural surroundings and elegant atmosphere, this is the place where Marianne and Kyle celebrated their wedding reception.

You might have remembered a recent engagement session post of Marianne and Kyle at North Wollongong. Well today was their wedding day.

Here in the Southern Highlands, we were very lucky to experience one of the most gorgeous sunny and warm autumn day’s in a long time. The sun was out all day which was a pleasant delight.

Marianne and Kyle got ready at the Briars in Bowral among their dearest friends and parents. I love this venue for its beauty and versatility, so many beautiful back drops, a photographer’s dream.

KM (74)

40

acc

7

M (98)

M (86)

M (90)

M&K 354

M&K 401

M&K 407

17

19

18

boys

21

Their ceremony was held at one of my favourite churches, St Francis Xavier Church in Berrima. I just love its history and the beautiful sandstone walls.

Their ceremony was unique and special to them, which involved Filipino traditions of the cord, veil and candle ceremony. Just beautiful and touching to see.

22

23

24

26

25

27

28

29

30

31

32

34

33

35

MK (2)

Location shots were taken in the township of Berrima, at the courthouse and surroundings before heading back to the Briars for their reception.

KM (103)

40

39

41

37

 

M&K 767

M&K 376

42a

44

47

46

42

45

43

50

49

51

52

Thanks M&K for the many laughs were had with your fun bridal party. Enjoy the viewing. x DW

April 19, 2013 / Centennial Vineyards Restaurant Bowral wedding

Looking for a magical venue for your wedding? Look no further as the Centennial Vineyards Restaurant in Bowral, Southern Highlands is a beautiful venue to host your special wedding day’s reception.

Amanda and Leo did just that. They were married at St Jude’s Anglican Church in Bowral with their reception held at the notable Centennial Vineyards Restaurant.

I love the autumn colours which come out during this time in the Southern Highlands. The Centennial Vineyards wines are renown in the region and the venue hosts weddings all year round.

Amanda and Leo’s wedding was simply amazing. I was honoured to be part of their day and witnessing two lovely people, so in love, stating their vows and exchanging rings.

Amanda is just gorgeous, inside and out. Leo is a charming gentleman. Together they compliment each other so well and I felt like I had known them for years.

We had so much fun. I will never forget what an amazing day it was, capturing those special and funny moments which unfolded.

Thank you for trusting me to capture your special day. And I look forward to working with you both to design a truly gorgeous wedding album which retells your beautiful wedding story.

Venue: Centennial Vineyards Restaurant, Bowral – thank you to the wonderful staff, always attentive.

Flowers: Deborah of Botanic Art Wedding Florist.

AL (2)
AL (3)

AL (5)

AL (4)

AL (6)

AL (11)

AL (7)

AL (13)

AL (8)

AL (9)

AL (1)

November 24, 2012 / Meg & Simon | Married | Holy Trinity Bundanoon & Gibraltar Hotel Bowral

Meg & Simon are warm, generous, funny and totally perfect for each other. I had SO much fun watching them celebrate their wedding day with their family and friends.

I photographed Meg’s brother’s wedding the year before.

Here is a little preview of their amazing day. Thank you M&S for a brilliant day, trusting me to capture this very special moment of your lives. xx

meg (5) meg (1) meg (2) meg (3) meg (4)