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Looking for some help, inspiration or tips for your wedding? You’re in the right place! Read on for loads of helpful advice and ideas!

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Wedding Planning – Spend or Save? Saavy tips to create your beautiful day!

There’s no denying it, weddings can be expensive! But it is possible is have an amazing wedding without financially...
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How To Choose A Wedding Venue

How to choose a wedding venue? You're engaged! There are no doubt plenty of things running through your mind,...
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Considering a Cocktail Style Wedding?

Cocktail style weddings – are you a fan? Planning a wedding now gives you freedom to move away from wedding traditions...
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Ten Reasons for a Magical Waipuna Wedding

Here are ten reasons for a Waipuna wedding! We could go on and on about why you need a Waipuna wedding! To make it...
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5 Things to Avoid Doing on Your Wedding Day!

No doubt you’ve had plenty of advice on all the things you should do on your wedding day – have you given any thought...

How to plan your wedding during Covid and avoid unnecessary stress?!

Wedding Planning During Covid! How to plan your wedding during Covid?! As if you didn’t have enough to think about...

Pros and Cons of a First Look

Pros and cons of a first look! Just when you thought you had your head around wedding planning and a list to tick off…...

Five Unique Wedding Ideas

Weddings are steeped in beautiful traditions as most of us know, but not everyone wants a hugely traditional wedding....
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8 Tips to Beat Wedding Planning Overwhelm!

Beating wedding planning stress is important - overall planning your wedding should be fun and hopefully enjoyable!...

How to Create Your Wedding Budget!

Ok, let’s be honest from the get-go! Your wedding budget may not be one of the most exciting parts of planning your...
Considering a Cocktail Style Wedding?

Considering a Cocktail Style Wedding?

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

How to choose a wedding venue? You're engaged! There are no doubt plenty of things running through your mind, including your wedding venue! Selecting your wedding venue is often one of the first things couples do once they get engaged. Christchurch has such a range of...

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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! Booking a romantic night away at Waipuna is going to make it simple though! 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...

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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 with Onsite Accommodation

Christchurch Wedding Venue with Onsite Accommodation

Waipuna is a Christchurch wedding venue with onsite accommodation. Imagine the benefits of your wedding venue offering onsite accommodation? A destination wedding right on your doorstep!  Take advantage of our amazing, boutique luxury accommodation for your wedding...

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How To Choose an amazing MC For Your Wedding

How To Choose an amazing MC For Your Wedding

How to choose an amazing MC for your wedding can leave you feeling a little unsure! 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...

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