Planning a wedding in the Whitsundays
There are few places in the world as perfect for a destination wedding as the Whitsunday Islands, Australia. The Islands were discovered by Captain Cook and named Whitsunday Passage as he believed he discovered them on that holiday. (It turned out that he actually discovered them on Whit-Monday but the name stuck).
This chain of Islands found of the coast of Central Queensland, Australia are stunningly beautiful, creating the perfect backdrop for anyone's dream wedding. The weather is nearly always perfect, the accommodation is affordable and the attractions make an immediate honeymoon convenient as well.
You'll find accommodation suitable for your wedding party, family and guests and can receive bulk rates for large groups both on the mainland and Hamilton Island. The attractions are sure to delight your guests and keep everyone busy as you share your magical moments with them. You are going to want to bring along a skilled photographer for beach shoots at sunset as nothing can compare to the aura of sunset at Whitsunday.
For weddings we can arrange to have your guests stay close by eachother and have your wedding party stay in one large house. There are plenty of options. Contact Accom Whitsunday to discuss your wants and needs to make you big day a success.
Accom Whitsunday have a variety of homes that are large enough and equipped to host your family and friends for your wedding.
With 74 tropical islands set amongst the turquoise waters of the Coral Sea, a reef shaped like a heart and a beach as white as any wedding, the Whitsundays is the Wedding Heart of Australia.
More and more couples are taking advantage of the Whitsundays spectacular wedding locations, stunning backdrops and the wide range of venues, accommodation, and world-class wedding services for their special day.
The Whitsundays has a wide variety of beautiful venues to offer couples for their wedding day. Tie the knot at one of the top ten beaches in the world, under a swaying palm tree with the turquoise waters lapping the shore or in a picturesque island chapel set amongst a stunning panoramic background of the Coral Sea – there is a location to suit any style of wedding.
A wedding in the Whitsundays is something truly spectacular and with a thriving wedding industry here ready to support you every step of the way, you can really make the day memorable with some amazing features.
With 74 tropical islands and a diverse coastline, you can be as creative as you like with spots to say "I do"!
- Barefoot on sparkling Whitehaven Beach
- In a chapel on an island to the backdrop of the Coral Sea
- Under a thatched gazebo on the waterfront
- On a multi-million dollar yacht
- Under swaying palm trees at one of the stunning resorts
- At the Great Barrier Reef pontoon
The Whitsunday Wedding Industry has long been an established part of the town, making it easy to organise your tropical destination wedding, no matter where you live in Australia or overseas. From wedding planners and decorators, to celebrants, florists, patissiers, hair & makeup artists and of course world-class photographers and videographers, everything you need to make your wedding the best day of your life can be found right here in the Whitsundays.
Whitsunday Weddings and Reception Venues
The Whitsundays has a wide variety of beautiful venues to offer couples for their wedding day. Ceremonies can take place barefoot on the beach, at an open-air beachside chapel, under a thatched gazebo on the waterfront, in a church on an island, a boat or even on spectacular Whitehaven Beach. Wedding reception venues are likewise diverse with options of fully catered indoor function rooms, open-air beachside decks, private homes, gourmet restaurants and many, many more.
Whitsunday Wedding Suppliers
This well-established Whitsunday Wedding Industry can cater for every need of the modern bride and groom. From expert planners and decorators, to award-winning photographers and videographers, caterers, hair and makeup artists, florists, dressmakers, celebrants, musicians and DJs and more, you'll discover that everything you need to make your wedding day just perfect is available in the Whitsundays.
Honeymoon in the Whitsundays
You’ve said "I do", popped the champagne, had the speeches, cut the cake, done the dance and now you’re exhausted after months and months of solid wedding planning! It's time to enjoy a well-deserved honeymoon.
If you've had the wedding of your dreams in the Whitsundays, in just half hour, on a scenic cruise no less, you could be on a tropical Whitsunday island, cocktail in hand and relaxing with your new husband. You’ve chosen a spectacular backdrop for your wedding but probably not had a chance amongst all the wedding preparations to enjoy it, so we highly recommend extending your stay to enjoy a honeymoon here too.