Planning

We plan, coordinate and style weddings, elopements, corporate and personal events, making sure no detail is missed so you experience an incredible stress free occasion.

The Wedding Shed

The Wedding Shed is Byron Bay Weddings’ one stop shop for furniture, prop and décor hire.

Feast Events

Feast Events are all about creating a fun atmosphere which exudes a playful and informal vibe.

Our Venues

Byron Bay offers an abundance of incredible wedding venues. Whether you’re after ocean views, a hinterland outlook, total luxury or barn style, it really won’t be hard to find a venue which ticks all the boxes.

Real Wedding // Melanie & Nathan’s Byron View Farm Wedding

Melanie & Nathan’s dreamy wedding day at Byron View Farm was spent with their nearest and dearest enjoying an afternoon full of food, cocktails and love! The intimate setting was everything they had envisioned and styled to perfection with soft blushes, whites and hints of black. This gorgeous day was such a pleasure to be a part of alongside an incredible lineup of talented suppliers. Read on to hear more about their magical love story.

Tell us about your story, how did you meet and where did the proposal happen?
Nate and I ran in the same circles, and I was friends with a few of his best friends so it was inevitable that we would meet. We officially met one night out in the city and hung out at one of our favourite bars. It would be a few months until Nate reached out to go for a coffee, and the rest is history!

Nate whisked me away to the Hunter Valley for a weekend and proposed the day we arrived! He had booked a villa and had organised a picnic to be set up in an orchard on the property. I wouldn’t say I was surprised (his poker face isn’t great), but it was so special and still warms my heart whenever I think back to that day.

What were the reasons for choosing Byron View Farm as the venue for your special day? 
We were originally going to get married in Santorini, but Covid had other plans for us.  I remember the day where Australia had a record number of cases, and the state borders were shut so we quickly decided to bring the wedding back home.

Byron View Farm was always a venue that I had loved! The 360-degree views, the trees and the intimate setting were exactly what we had envisioned for our special day.

What style were you striving for with your table settings, florals and reception? Was there a certain look or vibe that you wanted to create? 
We had changed our plans from having a huge wedding to a very small, intimate one and we loved the idea of romanticism and subtlety. We wanted our style to be soft and minimalist while being romantic. Our colour palette included whites, soft pinks, ivories and flecks of black, and we were sure to incorporate as many soft lines and textures as we could throughout the styling.

Were there any vendors that you particularly loved working with and why?
This is going to sound so cheesy, but we really loved working with all of our vendors; in fact, I think we’ve made a couple of lifelong friends!

I guess the ones that really stood out were our celebrant, Andrew Michael, he was so calm and so invested in our day that we knew he would take care of the day for us. I also love our photographer, Tessa Shannon, we met via Instagram (and had grand plans for her to photograph our wedding in Greece), and she has such great and creative ideas. We really let her take the reigns for the photos and we are so glad that we did

What were your favourite parts of the wedding planning process with Byron Bay Weddings?
Our wedding planner, Maddie was lovely! She too was a calming presence and stepped up when she knew Nate and I were struggling to find the time to plan the tiny (but important) details of our wedding. I loved the meetings we had and having the ability to email or call Maddie when necessary was great!

Kate (Manager) and Sarah (Day Coordinator) from Byron Bay Weddings were great to deal with and super insightful, they gave great tips for the overall running of the day and which areas of the property worked well for the different stages of the day.

Tell us what were the most important aspects of your wedding day and which moments really stood out to you?
The most important aspect of our wedding day was that our guests felt comfortable, were fed, and always had a drink in their hands. The staff on the day were amazing and made sure that everyone was having a great time. We really wanted our parents to feel special as well, and all of our vendors, and the staff working on the night made sure that they were well looked after. We really can’t fault the service.

What would be your biggest advice to other couples currently planning their wedding?
Enjoy the process and do what suits you and your partner most.

We loved every second of wedding planning, and we loved coming up with new ways to spoil our guests.

We faced a few big hurdles, the main was of course the pandemic and then having to shrink the wedding from 250+ guests down to 28. There was of course push back, but Nate and I wanted to get married so bad that we went down our own path and we are so happy with how everything turned out. Every decision was made with love, and we believe that that was reflected on the day. We understood that of course, the wedding was for us as a couple, but because of the intimate size of the wedding, we wanted our friends and family to feel like they were an integral part of this new chapter; because they were!

Melanie & Nathan xo

Suppliers
Venue: Byron View Farm // Hair: Petula Jade Hair Stylist // Makeup: Marley Hammond Makeup // Celebrant: Andrew Michael // Photographer: Tessa Shannon Photo // Florals: Wilderness Flowers // Musician: Niall Lochhead // Cake: Eat Cake Byron Bay // Transport: Steve’s Transport // Catering: Fig Tree Catering // Lighting:  Byron Audio // Furniture & Styling: The Wedding Shed // Planning & Coordination: Byron Bay Weddings

Real Wedding // Emmaly & Brent’s Fig Tree & Byron Bay Surf Club Wedding

October 13, 2021

Emmaly & Brent celebrated their magical day across two beautiful venues, Fig Tree and Byron Bay Surf Club. Inspired by a whimsical feel yet coastal style, Emmaly & Brent tied the knot under the fig tree, followed by cocktails by the pool and the dreamiest seaside reception. In Emmaly’s words, “the table style was very…

Real Wedding // Trudy & Luke’s Forget Me Not Wedding

September 8, 2021

Trudy and Luke opted for a small intimate wedding at the stunning Forget Me Not after their plans for a large event were changed due to Covid. They were surrounded by immediate family in the dreamiest setting and they were thrilled to have both their families together to witness such a special day. Tell us…

Real Wedding // Laura & Jack’s Fig Tree Wedding

August 20, 2021

Laura & Jack’s romantic and elegant Fig Tree wedding day could not have been any more perfect for them! When their plans to tie the knot in Europe were cancelled, they knew Byron Bay was meant to be. They booked a venue they had never seen before and in Laura’s words, ‘It couldn’t have been…

Real Wedding // Georgia & Daniel’s Fig Tree Wedding

July 8, 2021

Georgia & Daniel were married recently at the ever so stunning Fig Tree Restaurant. They decided on a simple, natural and chic vibe to celebrate their love with their favourite people. It was such a pleasure to create a relaxing and beautiful wedding day for Georgia & Daniel alongside an amazing team of suppliers. Read…

Real Wedding // Kellie & Jake’s Orchard Estate Wedding

June 8, 2021

Kellie & Jake’s love story begun many moons ago in high school, they gave it a shot but the time wasn’t right. Years later they ran into each other and since then, the rest has been history. They decided The Orchard Estate was the perfect venue for their wedding day, they were able to bring…

A Fig Tree Wedding Experience

May 23, 2021

Welcome Welcome to the Fig Tree Restaurant. Let us take you on a journey and show you the end-to-end experience of getting married at Byron’s newest and oldest restaurant. Some history first… The story of the Fig Tree goes back over 30 years. The restaurant was actually established back in 1981 and is still run…

Real Wedding // Claudine & Braden’s Fig Tree Wedding

May 7, 2021

Claudine & Braden celebrated their wedding at their dream wedding venue, Fig Tree. They decided to go for a boho, chic yet classical styling with lots of blushes, toffees and dried palms tied together by some beautiful florals from Wilderness Flowers. Guests enjoyed some delicious gelato from Wheel & Spoon and a fun Insta Kombi!…

Real Wedding // Natalie & Sean’s Byron View Farm Wedding

April 30, 2021

Natalie & Sean enjoyed a relaxed, boho, style wedding at the incredible Byron View Farm. They wished for a romantic and soft wedding day without it being overly traditional. We worked alongside an absolute dream team of suppliers who helped bring their wedding to life through all of the changes of Covid. We were so…

Real Wedding // Jady & James’ Byron View Farm Wedding

March 31, 2021

Meeting 9 years ago, Jady & James had an instant connection and hit it off from the get-go. Combining their lives, they decided on forever together and had their dream day at Byron View Farm. Mother nature turned it on just for them as the rains cleared for one day during this particular week so,…

2021 Byron Bay Wedding Fair

February 19, 2021

And just like that, another wedding fair has passed… and what a year it was! On Sunday the 7th February, we celebrated our 9th annual Byron Bay Wedding Fair with warm weather and beautiful clear skies.  Despite the ever-changing Covid uncertainty, the 2021 turnout was one of our best yet! A showcase of over 70…