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Organise your ceremony in the Illawarra region

You’ve made the decision to get married but now you need to make another very important decision on where you will get married. Do you go with the tradition of a church ceremony with a religious minister or other church leader, the versatility of a civil ceremony undertaken by a Marriage Celebrant in the place of your choice or the simplicity of a registry office?

What better place to hold your wedding ceremony than at one of the idyllic locations that the Illawarra offers couples? Illawarra is becoming an increasingly sought after location for couples wishing to come south from Sydney for a unique and beautiful Illawarra / South Coast wedding and/or honeymoon experience.

The Illawarra region is situated 1.5 hours south from Sydney and is made up of Wollongong being the regional center is situated on a narrow coastal plain below the incredible Illawarra Escarpment and lies between the rugged Illawarra coast with its beautiful beaches. The Illawarra boasts over 85 kilometres of golden sandy beaches and the incredible Illawarra escarpment as a backdrop what a magnificent spectacle for your wedding ceremony.

Around 60% of Australian couples still choose to be married in a church. Most couples that get married in the church do so for religious reasons. At least one partner but usually both are expected to follow the beliefs of the church. Wollongong is a wash with steepled churches and churches that ooze romance for those couples that are seeking an Illawarra church wedding.

The Illawarra region will astonish you with its riches of a magical paradise with boundaries defined by sleepy historical villages, busy coastal cities and unique towns. The magnificent coastline of the Illawarra provides the very best in spectacular coastal photo opportunities. The Illawarra region will excite and entice you to create that perfect dream wedding ceremony that you will treasure forever. An Illawarra Wedding ceremony will captivate with many idyllic and picturesque locations and venues to create a wedding ceremony. You only need to secure one of the world-class local wedding photographers and/or videographers featured in Illawarra Weddings to have the most incredible visual mementos available.

The Illawarra region is rich in natural beauty, offering contrasts of colour and experiences to the one day in your life that needs to be extra special. You have so many choices to celebrate your day; it is going to be hard to decide! Do you want a spectacular beach ceremony undertaken by an Illawarra Civil Celebrant or Marriage Celebrant followed up by spectacular views overlooking the place you sealed your love, or do you want to celebrate it in a private chapel and share your special day with family and friends at your local club. The Illawarra region is diverse in its offerings, you will have no problem creating a day that is special, unique and remembered forever. Whatever your choice, you will be happy if it reflects your individuality and personality.

The Illawarra region will excite and entice you to create that perfect wedding ceremony that you will treasure forever. An Illawarra Wedding ceremony offers many opportunities to create that ideal wedding from the coast to the country to the escarpment. Set amongst a backdrop of picturesque beaches, idyllic countryside and breathtaking views, why would you go anywhere else, everything is on offer here in the Illawarra to create that perfect Illawarra Wedding you have always dreamed of creating. Every day of the year has its own unique charm and character that will mesmerise and captivate you and your guests at your Illawarra Wedding.


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