Your Celebrant sets the tone for the celebration, the value of a great Celebrant is often not realised till after the ceremony.
Celebrants also love to do other types of ceremonies such as Re Commitment Ceremonies and also Anniversary Celebrations of Vow Renewals, Commitment Ceremonies and baby welcomes too.
Paula is very happy to perform not only Weddings.
If couples want to have a second wedding after maybe getting married overseas or have faced an upheaval or overcome huge challenges.
To celebrate a special anniversary such as 1,5,10,25,50 years or even after an upheaval or health challenge. It is valuable to take a moment in time to acknowledge and celebrate the life you have created together over the time of your marriage. To stop for a moment and show gratitude for what your have created during your married life.
There are times when a legal wedding can not be undertaken, this is when a Commitment Ceremony can be ideal.
Some couples never got the ceremony they had hoped for, due to circumstances out of their control. This type of ceremony can be just as meaningful and create lots of cherished memories for all concerned.
To welcome a new baby into the family. To introduce your new addition to your extended family and friends.
“Ceremonies are celebrations that stand outside of time’s normal flow. They are occasions for stepping out of our routines and pre-occupations so we may touch something essential in life. We seek ceremony when we feel that something powerful and profound is happening.” (from David Oldfield—”The Journey”)
Faced with a tight budget? want just the legal’s, then the local registry office with fees between $350 and $500 may be your first thought, with it's set hours it does not provide the flexibility your personal Celebrant provides.
Choosing your venue eg; the beach, park, family home and time of the day and the day of the week as well guest numbers. As well as having input into the wording of the ceremony.
However Celebrants are a small business and so can not be the same price or less than the price at a Registry Office, if they are, then ask a few questions.
Keep in mind they do need to cover the costs of their -:
Your Celebrant will provide you with ideas and suggestions. They will support you in creating your special day !