Entries by Michael Janz

Brisbane CBD Wedding Venues

As a Celebrant in Brisbane, I’ve had the honour of conducting many weddings in a range of Brisbane CBD Wedding venues. In many cases the meandering Brisbane River offers a wonderful backdrop. Here are some of my favourites. There are options to cater for a broad range of budgets. After you’ve selected your venue, it […]

Wedding Suppliers … when should I book them?

When to book wedding suppliers is an important question for engaged couples. As a Brisbane based Marriage Celebrant, I speak to many couples who disappointed their preferred wedding venue is booked out years in advance. 63 percent of weddings are held on Saturdays. Consequently, Saturdays book out quickly. My best advice is once you are […]

How to Choose a Celebrant

Michael Janz, Brisbane Celebrant, shares 10 tips how to choose a Celebrant. There are many things to consider in choosing a celebrant. Some people go on first impressions or “gut feelings”. Others choose on price – the least or most expensive. You only want to get married once… ensure it’s what you want! Remember your […]

Tamborine wedding venues

Tamborine wedding venues are  so close to Brisbane and the Gold Coast. As a Marriage Celebrant, I really enjoy marrying couples in  these delightful Mount Tamborine wedding venues. With all popular venues, don’t leave your decision too late or you’ll miss your preferred date. Here’s several venues I enjoy visiting as a Marriage Celebrant at […]

8 Helpful Tips for a Stress Free Wedding

Here are 8 Tips for a Stress Free Wedding. Follow these to  maximise the enjoyment and reduce possible stress. Your wedding day should be one of enjoying one of the most important days of your life… not stress!  1. Keep yourself hydrated and nourished Sometimes couples get so wrapped up in making the day perfect, […]

Changing your name through marriage in Australia

So, you are now married, and you would like to change your last name … what do you do? Many people choose to use their spouse’s family name once they are married—it’s a custom and not the law. If you were married in Australia, you don’t need to apply formally for a change of name […]