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We’ve written some articles which we hope are helpful as you plan for your wedding day.

Please feel free to post your comments or contact us if you have any questions.

Waipuna Estate Wedding Venue in Christchurch

Outdoor Wedding Venues Christchurch

Looking for a spectacular outdoor ceremony location complete with dramatic panoramic views of Christchurch city and...
Wedding Flowers

Pre-wedding pampering at Waipuna!

In the midst of all your wedding planning, don’t forget to think about the night before your wedding. Wouldn’t you...
Autumn wedding

Jess and Jamie’s Autumn Wedding

When thinking of an April wedding, we don't usually envisage snow on the mountains! However, in true Canterbury (and...
Ten Reasons for a Waipuna Wedding

Ten Reasons for a Waipuna Wedding

Here are ten reasons for a Waipuna wedding! We could go on and on! To make it easy, we've picked out our top 10! Jaw-dropping views Wanting a picturesque location for your wedding with views stretching to the majestic Southern Alps, the Canterbury plains in the...

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Considering a Cocktail Style Wedding Reception?

Considering a Cocktail Style Wedding Reception?

Cocktail style weddings – are you a fan? Planning a wedding now gives you freedom to move away from wedding traditions you aren’t keen on. It is not uncommon for couples to really customise their wedding day and plan a celebration that truly reflects their personality...

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Planning a Small Intimate Wedding?

Planning a Small Intimate Wedding?

Are you planning a small intimate wedding? Small weddings have been gaining popularity over the last few years with many choosing to forgo the large-scale nuptials for a more intimate, personal celebration. Since Covid 19 hit our shores here in New Zealand at the...

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How To Choose A Wedding Venue

How To Choose A Wedding Venue

Choosing a wedding venue is often one of the first things couples do once they get engaged. Christchurch has such a range of amazing venues; you really are spoilt for choice! The type of venue you choose can help set the scene for the rest of your planning, so it is...

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Book Your Romantic Night Away – Relaxation & Luxury!

Book Your Romantic Night Away – Relaxation & Luxury!

It's not easy finding that perfect way to celebrate! Sometimes trying to come up with an amazingly special gift or way to really celebrate isn’t easy. We’re not just talking your standard night out, a nice dinner and a couple of wines – we are meaning next level...

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Winter Weddings at Waipuna Estate: The 5 Best Things!

Winter Weddings at Waipuna Estate: The 5 Best Things!

It's no secret, we’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again – we LOVE winter weddings! There’s something so magical and romantic about a cosy wedding! Everyone is rugged up warm with snow glistening on the mountains! While the warmer months are the go-to seasons for...

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BYO Wedding Venue Christchurch – Waipuna Estate

BYO Wedding Venue Christchurch – Waipuna Estate

Let's face it, weddings can be expensive – and there seems to be endless ways your precious finances can be drained! Beverages can be a significant proportion of your budget, so choosing a BYO wedding venue in Christchurch like Waipuna can save you significant...

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Christchurch Wedding Venue & Accommodation

Christchurch Wedding Venue & Accommodation

Imagine the benefits of your wedding venue offering onsite accommodation? Waipuna is a Christchurch wedding venue that offers beautiful, boutique accommodation, a destination wedding right on your doorstep! Therefore, take the stress out of the lead up to your wedding...

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How To Choose an MC For Your Wedding

How To Choose an MC For Your Wedding

Choosing an MC for your wedding is not always an easy task! You could be forgiven for not really knowing what an MC actually does! Aside from introducing the newlyweds and announcing the run of events for the day, it is also an important “behind the scenes” role too....

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Wedding Planning – Spend or Save? Some tips to help!

Wedding Planning – Spend or Save? Some tips to help!

There’s no denying it, weddings can be expensive! But it is possible is have an amazing wedding without financially crippling yourselves. Read on to see some of our ideas on whether you spend or save when it comes to wedding planning! Excitement is bubbling over, and...

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Is a Weekday Wedding For You? Some Tips to Consider!

Is a Weekday Wedding For You? Some Tips to Consider!

Considering a weekday wedding? It is no secret that Saturday reigns supreme as the most popular day to hold a wedding. However, at Waipuna, we're excited at the emerging and growing trend for weekday weddings, with more couples beginning to consider the numerous...

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