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6 Reasons You Should Hire a Wedding Planner

If you’re planning a wedding, you have probably realised just how much work is involved. From flowers to photographers, celebrants to caters there’s a never ending list of meetings, tastings and viewings. The good news is working with a professional planner can help...

Christmas Weddings – The Pros and Cons

It’s no secret that Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, and Christmas weddings can certainly be magical. However, there are a few things to consider before you choose a date during the festive season. While Christmas will make for a memorable wedding, it...

4 Bouquet Styles for Your Spring Wedding

Spring is undoubtedly one of the most popular seasons for weddings - it’s not too hot, not too cold and it is peak season for some of Australia’s best flowers. Not only will you have access to a huge array of beautiful in-season blooms, they will most likely be much...

It’s School Formal Season – What Should You Wear?

A chance to dress up, dance and forget about the mountain of homework, assignments and exams, school formals are the highlight of the social calendar for most students in their senior years of high school. Merrimu Receptions is a leading Melbourne school formal venue,...

Melbourne Weddings – Which is the Best Season to Get Married?

Melbourne may be known for its fickle weather and it has certainly earned a reputation for having “four seasons in one day”. This may be slightly concerning if you’re planning to have your big day in this great city! Unlike many other Australian cities, Melbourne does...

Wedding Trends You Will See Everywhere This Spring

If you have weddings to attend this spring, or are planning your own big day, you'll undoubtedly notice a few quirky and inspiring trends coming through. From creative light installations to glam bars and vintage accents, many couples are ditching tradition in favour...

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