Beautiful bay and beach views in your wedding photographs
Where will you hold your wedding ceremony? An easy enough question, with not such an easy answer.
Beach side weddings are becoming more and more popular with couples who have opted for a Celebrant Ceremony.
Jervis Bay and its surrounding parks, reserves and beaches have always been a popular wedding location however Shoalhaven Council report, requests for public area ceremonies have increased dramatically in recent years.
Beautiful bay views as a backdrop to your wedding photographs
All public areas are available for wedding ceremonies by arrangement, you must contact Shoalhaven Council and lodge an application for use of a public area, there is a small fee required and as part of the agreement you must ensure the area is left as you found it.
An important thing to remember when planning any type of outdoor wedding is to ensure that you have some kind of shelter or alternative arrangement just in case it rains.
Many couples choose to have their ceremony on the beach and then hold the reception in a nearby restaurant. This scenario is common in Jervis Bay with many of the local restaurants offering exclusive use for private functions.
Jervis Bay is one of the few holiday destinations which does not host a hotel, rental holiday homes are in abundance and could be considered when inviting guests from out of town. Bed and Breakfast accommodations offer group discounts to wedding parties when multiple rooms are reserved.
Jervis Bay Bridal and Formal offers a complete range of formal wear and is conveniently located in Vincencia which is central to all popular wedding locations and many of the reception venues.