I have been married to my wife, Christine,
for over 40 years and have two grown up children and three granddaughters.
Prior to becoming a registered celebrant in 2008, I was actively involved in
planning wedding ceremonies for friends and assisting authorized celebrants
with ceremonies. Since becoming a celebrant myself, I have conducted many
weddings in a variety of settings including beaches, parks, restaurants,
gardens and reception facilities.
I strongly believe in the life-long commitment made during a wedding
ceremony between a man and a woman as defined in the Australian Marriage Act
and will incorporate the most meaningful features into your individual
wedding ceremony. I will assist with suggestions for vows, poems, readings
etc but ultimately the day is yours to decide how you want to celebrate this
As a committed Christian, I also realize that many people want a wedding
which reflects their Christian heritage whether they are getting married in
a church or elsewhere. These days, weddings conducted in parks or at other
non-traditional locations can be just as meaningful and provide great
I will travel anywhere within the metropolitan area (as well as country
Victoria at additional cost) and will ensure your day is one to remember for
the rest of your life together.