Ashlee & Ford Wedding | Creative Elegance

Hey guys, just thought I would share some of my latest work. Here is Ashlee & Ford’s Wedding Photos..

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Kim & Adam Wedding

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Rebecca & Chris Wedding

Hey guys, just thought i would share some photos from a recent wedding at Bundaleer Rain Forest. The day turned out magically, the weather was perfect. Wishing the loving couple all the very best.


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Meagan & Craig Sunshine Coast Wedding. 12th of February 2014

Hi guys, just thought I would share some photos with you from Meagan & Craig’s wedding on the Sunshine Coast.

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Locations to get Married on the Sunshine Coast.

Hey guys, Mark here from Creative Elegance. Just a quick list of a few Locations to get married on the Sunshine Coast. Enjoy!!!

Pelican Waters Resort & Spa:- Your wedding….. The most magical and romantic day of your life. It is a moment in time that will linger in your heart and memory forever.

Whether you’re planning a wedding for 10 or 250 guests, at dawn or on dusk, we promise a day to remember. Inspire your senses with luxurious accommodation, glorious backdrops and first class service for a heavenly beginning to your life together.

Novotel Twin Waters:-  Novotel Twin Waters Resort is the ideal destination for your very special day. Our unique wedding venue in Queensland offers beautiful landscaped outdoor areas and reception venues for any size wedding from small, intimate receptions to large parties for many guests. Our specialised Wedding Executives will be with you every step of the way providing assistance, support and recommendations to ensure your vision of your perfect day becomes reality.

Maleny Manor Sunshine Coast Wedding Venue:- Maleny Manor is the premier Sunshine Coast wedding and reception venue. Creating and delivering truly personal signature weddings on your special day.

Harrys on Buderim:- Harrys on Buderim offers modern Australian cuisine in the inspiring surrounds of a 120 year old homestead. Consistency has been the key to success for over 20 years. The cosy and elegant fire room is perfect for functions of up to 40 people. Disabled facilities are provided. Harrys is a Sunshine coast dining experience not to be missed.

Seafood Cruise Mooloolaba:–  Welcome to Seafood Cruise Mooloolaba, the sunshine coasts premier floating restaurant and function venue.

You will love the ultimate seafood dining cruise aboard our new 57 Foot double story Catamaran. Custom built as a floating restaurant with lounges and bars on board.
Enjoy the exquisite Seafood Buffet with sensational hot and cold dishes, all cooked on board by our talented chef plus all our fabulous group function menu’s.
Salads and cold meats selection and Amazing Deserts.
Fully Licensed Bar Facilities
Sunday Morning Champagne Breakfast Cruises and trivia nights or why not join our cruise club and get VIP benefits.
Glide effortlessly through the Mooloolaba river waterways; cruise past the Mooloolaba Wharf and Yacht Club; and marvel at the luxurious waterfront homes on Minyama island..

Headland Golf Club:- With spectacular views over the Mooloolaba coastline, the fully air conditioned Headland Golf Club is the ideal venue for your next Sunshine Coast function. Whether hosting a Wedding, Engagement, Birthday, Anniversary or any other celebration, Executive Chef Greg Pollard and his team will be able to cater for your every needs.

Greg has over 30 years experience in the industry, including stints at the Dorchester Hotel in London, Glen Eagles Hotel in Scotland and a two Michelin star restaurant in Switzerland. Greg was also the first Australian chef to be appointed as Executive Chef of a 5 Star Hotel in the Sydney region, where Weddings and Functions were a substantial part of business.

Maroochy Surf Club:- If you are looking for a place to hold your event then you should come to the Maroochy Surf Club – voted best Club Reception Venue on the Sunshine Coast 2010, 2008 & 2007 by our brides with our Functions coordinator voted in the top 3 in Queensland 2008.
Our function room is located in the top floor of the Surf Club with floor to ceiling windows so that you and your guests are able to take in the spectacular views from Coolum to Mooloolaba.

Events Centre @ Maroochy:- The events centre @ Maroochy is a purpose built events centre, located within the award-winning Maroochy RSL, in the heart of Maroochydore on the Sunshine Coast. We have five versatile rooms, the capacity to seat up to 450 guests and a variety of menus designed by our award-winning chefs. Combined with all the Sunshine Coast has to offer, we are the ideal venue for your next event, where you guests can experience the best of both worlds.

Twin Waters Golf Club:- Twin Waters Golf Club is the ideal backdrop for your perfect wedding ceremony and reception. Just imagine, sunset drinks, on the Terrace…

We can create the perfect ambience for your special day. We provide highly-personalized attention, tantalizing menus created to cater for the changing seasons and spectacular surroundings.

It’s particularly perfect for brides and grooms who don’t want the added hassle of moving between the ceremony and reception. We have a magnificent rotunda overlooking the picturesque gardens and lawns, aquatic driving Range, and manicured fairways, which is just ideal for a wedding ceremony. Then a smooth transition onto the terrace for drinks before meandering through to the fabulous restaurant and for the formalities of the evening.

Palmer Coolum Resort:-  Imagine 150 hectares of private grounds with lush gardens, stunning backdrops of the beach, woodlands and lakes that will make for a truly exquisite Sunshine Coast wedding, gourmet cuisine from our devoted chefs and luxurious accommodation options to suit everyone.  This is your wedding at Palmer Coolum Resort.

Our experienced wedding planner will work with you to ensure the special day you’ve always dreamt of becomes the perfect day you’ll remember for the rest of your lives. From the time of initial enquiry through to the all-important day, our professional team is available to provide you with guidance and advice. On the day, our attentive yet discreet service will allow you and your guests to celebrate in relaxed style.

Thanks for reading, feel free to comment or send us an email.

Mark Brittain



Locations to have you Wedding Ceremony & Reception on Bribie Island.

Hey hey, Mark here, back with a few different ideas for Ceremony and Reception locations on Bribie Island. Enjoy!!

Bribie Island RSL Club:– Planning your wedding day is an exciting journey. It is a day to look forward to with excitement, joy and anticipation. Our dedicated Events Manager, Karen Crouch, brings many years of experience to her role, and will help guide and assist you in defining your perfect reception, in our specialising in menu.
Sit-down: 50-180 guests
Cocktail: 50-180 guests
Ceremony facility across the road at VVAA Park
Phone Karen or Cloe 07 3400 1300


Bribie Island Hotel:- Bribie Island Hotel Weddings and Functions Overlooking beautiful Moreton Bay, they are situated opposite the beach on Bribie Island. They offer a selection of two Function Rooms to choose from, seating from 50 to 200 guests, and an outdoor garden area. With plenty of room for your out of town guests, they have onsite rooms available.
Sit-down: 50 – 200 guests
Cocktail: 50 – 200 guests
Ceremony facility on-site or along Esplanade.
Phone Rob 07 3408 7477


Pacific Harbour Golf and Country Club:- Set amidst the rolling fairways, reflective lakes and surrounded by natural landscape, Pacific Harbour Golf and Country Club is the perfect setting for your island wedding. Our spectacular function room offers floor to ceiling glass panels which open up onto your private, expansive deck with magnificent views.
Sit-down: up to 110 guests
Cocktail: up to 160 guests
Ceremony facilities on site.
Phone 07 3410 4009

Bribie Island Golf Club:- We are delighted that you are considering the Bribie Island Golf Club as the destination for your upcoming Bribie Island wedding. Bribie Island Golf Club is “the hidden treasure” of the south-east Queensland golf courses built on the rolling natural sand dunes of Bribie Island.
Sit-Down – up to 200 guests
Cocktail – up to 200 guests
Dedicated On-site Ceremony Location.

Phone 07 3408 1457

Kai Katering @ Bribie Island Bowls Club:- Kai Katering was born from a chef with a passion for food and a career spanning over 25 years. Head chef and owner, Cameron Hogg, decided it was time to do it for himself after spending many years working in hotels, clubs and restaurants all over Australia & NZ.
Sit-Down: Up to 100 guests
Cocktail: Up to 100 guest
“Out’ Catering for Wedding Reception’s
Phone Cameron & Rochelle 0402 293 430

Waterways Restaurant:- Waterways Restaurant is the perfect place for your wedding reception, combining a large outdoor veranda with expansive water veiws across the Pumicestone Passage and foreshore with a lovely intimate restaurant venue for your special day.
Sit-down: up to 60 guests
Cocktail: up to 100 guests
Ceremony facilities on site
Phone Jeannie 07 3408 2310 or 0457 429 705

Bribie Island Sports Club:- Bribie Island Sports Club is the ideal location for an intimate and relaxed island wedding reception. Held within the club setting, you have the rare opportunity to have the exclusive use of a licensed venue for your wedding, with no other functions or public access to interrupt your special day.
Sit-Down – up to 60 guests
Cocktail – up to 80 guests
Wet weather ceremony option available
Phone Manager 07 3408 1600


Blue Anchorage Restaurant:- Make your special day one to remember with Blue Anchorage. Blue Anchorage Restaurant provides waterfront dining at it’s best, situated right on the Beachfront of the Pumicestone Passage, over looking the amazing Glass House Mountains. Enjoy the beautiful sunsets over the water and take advantage of the great photo opportunities along the waterfront.
Sit-Down – up to 120 guests
Cocktail – up to 200 guests
Ceremony on the Beach or Park adjoining
Phone 07 3408 1676


Thanks for reading guys, hope it has helped. Feel free to comment of send us an email.


Mark Brittain




Locations & Venues to get married at the Gold Coast.

Hi guys, Mark here again. Just thought I would share a few different location on the Gold Coast to have your wedding. Enjoy.

Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa:- a unique venue Experience. 5-star hospitality in a warm and relaxed atmosphere – the perfect backdrop to an elegant day surrounded by family and friends.

Albert River Wines:- Beautiful historical homesteads and breathtaking views. Albert River Wines offers a choice of 2 beautiful Garden Gazebos, the restored Vineyard Chapel or Vows amongst the Vines for your ceremony.

O’Reilly’s Canungra Valley Vineyards:- Stylish vineyard wedding in the Gold Coast Hinterland. Rolling lawns under Silky Oak Trees, sweeping vines up to an Edwardian era homestead.

Currumbin RSL Waterside Events:- Multi award winning reception venues and wedding consultant. Amazing waterfront views. Award winning chefs. Wedding consultant & décor. Packages tailored to suit any need with a variety of function spaces available.

Twin Towns Services Club:- With tailored wedding packages and personalised service, choose from stunning ceremony and reception venues as well as luxury accommodation.

Links Hope Island:- From the moment you drive over the Venetian Bridge and the Clubhouse looms into view it is clear you have found a truly elegant venue for your special day.

Redland Bay Golf Club:- Ideal setting for your garden ceremony and wedding reception. Our goal is to make your day absolutely perfect. Our staff have many years of experience and provide professional yet personal attention to your every detail.

Ecostudio Fellini:- Modern Italian cuisine backed by generations of traditional family cooking ensures the multi-award winning restaurant retains its popularity and reputation.

The Evergreen Pavilion Restaurant:- Voted as BEST Wedding Reception Venue in QLD Tropical Oasis. Voted “Best Wedding Reception Venue” in QLD. Awarded Best Restaurant in QLD ”Tropical Rain-forest Setting” Award Winning Menu.

Arundel Hills Country Club:- Our dedication to five-star excellence is second to none. Designed to reflect its colonial heritage as it sits amongst the rolling hills and tranquil lakes, a truly fairy tale experience.

The Arts Centre Gold Coast:- Unique Ceremony and Reception venue with breathtaking views. The Arts Centre Gold Coast offers stunning options for both your Ceremony and Reception with views over the Evandale Lake.

Vibe Hotel Gold Coast:- Give your wedding day that special vibe! Blending the zest of the Vibe brand with a riverside setting, Vibe Hotel Gold Coast is the ideal venue for your perfect day.

Thanks for reading, feel free to comment or send us an email.


Mark Brittian



Locations & Venues to get married in Maleny.

Hey guys Mark here again, just a quick post of some Locations & Venues of where to get married in Maleny.

Malany Manor:
Maleny Manor, located high in the Blackall Ranges is the premier Sunshine Coast wedding and reception venue. The Manor offers beautifully manicured grounds, elegant wedding reception rooms and luxury accommodation, all with stunning Sunshine Coast hinterland and ocean views. At Maleny Manor, everything you need for your wedding is in the one stunning location.
At Maleny manor our packages include before reception planning and our professional coordinators on your day for you are totally cared fore on your whole wedding journey. Relax and prepare for your Sunshine Coast wedding in a luxurious suite as your guests gather on the Manor’s downstairs verandah. Descend to meet your groom and guests via our external spiral staircase, then make your way through the grounds of Maleny Manor to one of several beautiful on-site locations for your wedding ceremony.

House of Laurels:
Make your dream a reality with a professionally planned wedding or social event at the House of Laurels, a Maleny wedding venue located on the magical Sunshine Coast Hinterland, Queensland, Australia.
At Laurels, importance to excellence, true professionalism, attention to detail and inspiring magical touches, are all combined with an award-winning menu to create the perfect romantic setting for your special day.

Weddings at Tiffanys:
Tiffany’s is located in the majestic surrounds of Maleny Queensland. A prime location as your wedding venue, offering guests unsurpassed views across the Sunshine Coast Hinterland and an opportunity to capture stunning photos to remember your day. The surrounding area, including Montville and Flaxton, lies in picture-postcard dairy country, with rolling green hills interspersed with majestic mountains and lush rainforests.
Getting married is one of the biggest days of your life and we invite you to experience the splendour of Tiffanys, from the open friendliness of our main reception hall with its sweeping views to the Glass House Mountains and Moreton Bay, to the beautiful gardens and recently opened wedding chapel. It is truly one of the most spectacular wedding venues in Qld.

Tranquil Park Mountain Resort:
Nestled on the southern escarpment of Queensland’s beautiful Blackall Range with stunning views to the magnificent Glass House Mountains, Tranquil Park Mountain Resort is the serene and relaxing alternative for your next conference, seminar, function, reception, holiday or romantic retreat.
A wonderfully appointed function room, which overlooks the Glasshouse Mountains with huge plate glass windows from ceiling to floor. The Glasshouse Room can accommodate minimum 60 to a maximum of 130 guests. Included is your own private bar, dance floor and is also air conditioned and heated – You also have the use of your own private deck.

Key Restaurant:
Imagine this, holding your wedding reception at the Key Restaurant Maleny. You and your guests celebrating your fantastic event, sipping champagne on our long verandas, gazing at the glorious Sunshine Coastline to the east and a magical mountain sunset to the west. And later feasting on something from our famous menu with a depth of flavours to delight the palate. And then the bridal waltz begins. The fabulous views, our culturally inspired cuisine and our sumptuous venue make your wedding reception unique. A reception that will have your guests talking long after your wedding day.
The hilltop venue features lovely verandas and a large interior that is chic and elegant. We also have a beautiful fireplace for the cooler months. It easily accommodates 50 to 120 guests with loads of room for pre-dinner cocktails, canapés & post-speech dancing. And the Key Restaurant Maleny boasts exceptional front-of house-service with highly experienced staff operating under the watchful eye of Paul Large, who has successfully organised over 500 wedding receptions.

Little White Wedding Church:
An elegant church wedding to accompany a Maleny wedding venue reception, offering ceremonies for Sunshine Coast Weddings and Maleny Montville Hinterland weddings.
Landscaped gardens, rolling hills and the nearby Glass House Mountains provide an exquisite country setting for your Maleny wedding day.
The wedding chapel is available for religious or civil ceremonies for couples who dream of getting married in a traditional church setting.

Solothurn Rural Resort:
Celebrate your wedding high on the picturesque windswept hills of Maleny. Nestled on 330 acres, enjoy this unforgettable country setting complimented with Unique European elegance. For a wedding day to cherish, St Albertus Chapel provides the ideal for Intimacy and Romance.A short stroll to an all weather outdoor reception area allows you to soak in the commanding views of the Blackall Ranges.
Thanks for reading, feel free to comment or send us an email.
Mark Brittain


Locations & Venues to get married in Brisbane

Hey guys, Mark here again, just a few different Locations and Venues to get married in Brisbane, check them out!!

Tattersall’s Club:-
Choose Tattersall’s Function Centre for your wedding reception and you can expect the ultimate in atmosphere, style and service. rom day one, Tattersall’s Function Centre personal wedding planner Claire Dean will provide complete attention to detail in every facet leading up to the organizing of your wedding. Assistance as required with celebrant, music, decoration, floral arrangements and cars, ensuring it to be the best day of your life!
To complement the magnificent surrounds, the tables are adorned with silver cutlery, cruets, lanterns, crisp fine linen and printed bound menus.
The Landing Dockside:-
Located on the Dockside Marina, with picturesque views of the Brisbane River, The Landing offers a magical atmosphere unmatched by any other waterfront venue.
Arrive by boat and host your ceremony in the exclusive River Garden, with Dockside’s boardwalk views of the Story Bridge offering the perfect backdrop for your wedding photography.
Enjoy panoramic views of the River from The Harbour Room and The River room in our unique setting, and watch the river come to life at night.
Catering for cocktail and dining receptions from 30 to 500 guests, we offer tailored and all inclusive packages. Design your whole day from the beginning with the help of our dedicated team, with centre pieces, wishing wells, flowers, music and personalised tables all available in house.
Brisbane Marriott:
Whether your wedding is an intimate gathering or an extravagant affair, there is no comparison to the 5-star service you and your guests will experience at the Brisbane Marriott Hotel. With a reputation unparalleled by any other, you can trust that your wedding will be everything you’ve dreamt of and more.

Treasure Casio:
When you require a prestigious setting and perfect planning, Treasury Brisbane provides a variety of outstanding venues to suit your professional needs. Elegant and stylish, the beautifully appointed private rooms provide a memorable setting for the most important of occasions. Take your pick of various sophisticated and glamorous areas for hosting meetings, functions and banquets in the grandest of style. Treasury’s spectacular setting and first class service will ensure your entire function proceeds perfectly to plan.

Royal on the Park:
The perfect Brisbane wedding reception venue with a superb City Botanic Gardens location, impressive 576sqm pillar less Grand Ballroom, elegant fabric-lined permanent chapel marquee, customized all-inclusive packages from just $130pp. Royal on the Park’s location, experience and reputation will ensure your special day, from a grand formal celebration to a small intimate gathering is beyond your expectations. The warm tones of the wedding venue, attractive furnishings and superb decorations add flair and elegance to your ideal wedding reception.

Brisbane Polo Club:
From intimate weddings to grand occasions, the Brisbane Polo Club can offer it all. The club provides an elegant and classic setting for unforgettable weddings. Built in 1889, Naldham House, has undergone meticulous refurbishment to National Trust standards. Step inside and you will discover high panelled ceilings, cedar fittings, a grand timber staircase, antique furniture and leather bound chairs.
We recognize that every reception is different, so our professional team will help tailor your own menus and beverage choices, to suit your personal preferences and budget. We pride ourselves on taking care of even the finest details to help make your day unforgettable. A wedding reception at the Brisbane Polo Club will exceed all expectations for you and your guests.

Feel free to comment of send us an email.
Mark Brittain