Top tips for the perfect marquee wedding with White Top Venues


Your wedding day is a big deal, and you should be able to spend your day focusing on the love of your life, not on fixing a broken down generator. Don’t be afraid to call on the experts, like White Top Venues, who have an abundance of hands on experience with marquee weddings. They will dot the i’s and cross the t’s so you can completely relax knowing you are in capable hands. 
Whilst travelling the copious amount of kilometres in a season, this talented team has had time to reflect on the do’s and dont’s when it comes to planning and implementing a marquee wedding. Enjoy reading their top ten tips here.



Real Wedding – Jacalyn & Jesse, Forrest VIC


Looking back on their darling day, Jacalyn and Jesse are so grateful for every single moment – including the sudden downpour that occured right before their ceremony. Taking cover, they didn’t let it dampen their spirits and it lead way to an incredible celebration.

Accenting their day with rustic and boho touches, they incorporated raw timbers, natives and a grass floor marquee with beautiful foliage installations. They also added their own DIY touches giving their perfect party a personal feel, capturing their personalities and their love.

There to capture this special day was Sweeter Than Honey Photography.


Real Wedding – Georgia & Sean, Merricks North VIC


It’s impossible to pick one favourite thing about Georgia and Sean’s swanky celebration.

From the beautiful all-white bride tribe, to the epic styling and the obviously heartfelt ceremony – it’s a day filled with perfection.

Combining their love of good food and wine, with great music and their favourite people, their private property nuptials hold beauty at every corner – see it here through the lens of Rhiannon from Down The Rabbit Hole Productions.


Discovering Madi Luxe by Madi Lane bridal


We are always excited to discover home-grown bridal fashion talent, and Byron Bay-born, Madi Lane, is no exception.

Contemporary, chic and fashionable bridal wear, sees this fresh young brand’s designs dance between creativity and undeniable elegance, infusing brides with radiant confidence as they walk the aisle.

Drawing inspiration from fashion and art, re-imagining traditional silhouettes with a contemporary touch, Madi Lane gowns are designed for women of style and distinction, embodying modern femininity and authentic design.

The unmistakable craftsmanship of the Madi Lane brand now brings an exciting new collection of breathtakingly beautiful bridal gowns, in Madi Luxe.

We were lucky enough to discover a little more about Madi Lane and gain a sneek peak of the gorgeous new collection to share with you here.



Real Wedding – Melissa & Jamie, Macedon VIC


While a looming forecast of rain on their wedding day saw Melissa and Jamie change venues late in the piece, it all came together beautifully.

A simple, yet sophisticated wedding gown, saw Melissa wow her guests as she made her way down the aisle where they then exchanged heart-felt vows.

The luxe, country vibe of this celebration suited these long-time lovers to a tee. Complete with pizza trucks, garden games and even a romantic, outdoor first dance – it’s truly gorgeous, and it’s been captured perfectly by Marnie Hawson.



Real Wedding – Alix & Tim, Fitzroy VIC


Alix and Tim chose the gorgeous grounds of the Fitzroy Gardens to say their I-do’s, followed by a beautiful celebration true to their own style.

With a city vibe, oozing elegance and romance, their big day was all about hosting a great party, with great food with a sophisticated vibe. They allowed the glamorous greenery do the talking in their reception space which didn’t require any additional styling and when they hit the dance-floor , they danced til they almost dropped.

They trusted their Tribe to bring the talent and boy did they bring it, including fabulous photographer Oli Sansom.



Real Wedding – Lana & Dave, Newstead VIC


Long time lovers, Lana and Dave, got hitched in the beauty of Butterland, Newstead’s historic butter factory. A stunning garden ceremony was followed by a fancy feast indoors, where bold, red blooms and lush greenery were the perfect compliment to this rustic, heritage venue.

Subtracting the formalities and adding a few personal touches is what made this stunning celebration an epic success. Master behind the lens, Marnie Hawson, was called upon to capture every divine detail.


Real Wedding – Maya & Kate, Collingwood VIC


What better way to share our excitement and celebrate our recent change in marriage legislation than showing off the stunning Collingwood celebration of Maya and Kate.

Pulling it all together in just three months, a flawlessly frocked-up Maya and Kate, with their impeccable styling and an entertainment line-up to impress, truly threw their guests a party to remember.

For Maya and Kate it was important to simply be in the moment, with each other and their guests. The relaxed and romantic vibe only added to atmosphere.

The love in the room simply radiates in their images, captured by Jackson Grant.



Real Wedding – Kassy & Matt, Werribee VIC


Kassy and Matt’s wedding, held at the historic Werribee Mansion, was the epitome of elegance.

There was room for all 150 of the couples loved ones in the mansions permanent, grand scale marquee, which was beautifully adorned with black and gold accents, lush greenery and white florals. Thanks to their talented tribe, Kassy and Matt got hitched without a hitch.

Photographer, Tess Follett, was part of this terrific tribe, and was there to capture every magic moment.


Real Wedding – Tarryn & Darcy, Curlewis VIC


Long time lovers, Tarryn and Darcy, put on the perfect party to celebrate their wedding with their nearest and dearest at Rusty Gate Estate, a stunning olive grove boasting spectacular, unrivalled views of Port Phillip Bay and the You Yangs.

A tipi tent, an array of fabulous food trucks and a surprise dance off brought all the fun festival vibes to their special day. Ali, the face behind the lens at Smith + Archer, was there to capture each and every beautiful moment.