Best in brewing: Wigram Brewing

  At Wigram Brewing company the service philosophy is that beer is a language and communication is everything. And with over 17 years in the industry and an extensive range to show for it… it is fair to say they know what they are talking about.       Said range includes pilsners, stouts and […]

Another level of events: Level One Craft Beer & Coffee Bar

“Level One Events caters to traditionalist couples through to the wild ones who want anything but!” says Wedding Planner Kate Grater. Level One Craft Beer & Coffee Bar launched Level One Events in 2020 so couples can have it all.     The boho beach style is rich décor, dark green foliage, bar leaners, plush […]

Eliza’s is back on the scene: Eliza’s Manor

Following extensive renovations, Eliza’s Manor is back on the scene as one of Christchurch’s most intimate and historic wedding venues to choose for your big day.     Marking its 160-year anniversary, this iconic Manor at 82 Bealey Avenue radiates old-world charm and ambiance from the very moment you step through its doors. Eight bedrooms […]

A winning winery: Melton Estate

Imagine a place architecturally-designed for weddings that was tailored to make your big day everything you wanted and more.     Think of an all-weather outdoor wedding chapel and entertaining space that comes complete with lighting and heating. Well…lucky for you, you do not have to imagine. Melton Estate is a boutique winery located just […]

A place to celebrate! Rossendale Vineyard

Planning a wedding or family celebration is looking a lot brighter in recent times, and if a vineyard setting is calling, look no further than Rossendale.     A beloved venue for many years, this beautiful and unique property offers the ultimate setting for any celebration, big or small. With in-house catering, experienced and friendly […]

Say “I do” to the venue: Amuri Estate

Decided the date? Next up is venue, so why not choose one that does it all? A beautiful wedding could not be simpler at Amuri Estate in Hanmer where the supreme views take the effort out of creating an unforgettable setting.     The venue seats up to 200 guests and there is a luscious […]

The Premium option: Premium Events

Whilst Youngman is his last name, 30-plus years’ experience in the marquee hire and events industry suggests Andy is a well-seasoned professional. With a wide range of quality marquees, indoor and outdoor furniture, fairy lights and fire pits for hire it’s not a matter of if but a matter of where and when.   “We […]

Romance in the city: The Milton Street Substation

Step inside the green doors of this ex-power station on the fringe of Christchurch’s city centre and you are transported to an industrial chic wonderland. The Milton Street Substation is a unique venue which provides a contemporary canvas for your wedding or event.     Despite being close to 100 years old, a clever makeover […]

Magical Rossendale: Rossendale Catering

Nestled into the Canterbury foothills amongst picturesque grapevines and manicured gardens, Rossendale Vineyard is a sought-after venue for weddings, milestone celebrations and conferences. And next month the best of New Zealand wedding vendors will ascend on Rossendale for the Great NZ Bridal Show.   The ultimate day out for brides and grooms to be, the […]

Event perfection: Saints of Tai Tapu

Set against rolling countryside and the iconic Port Hills, Saints of Tai Tapu is not only a picturesque and customised event space, it also brings together a refined selection of sought-after professionals to cater for every aspect of your celebration. The venue: Built in 1881 in the classic early-Christchurch neogothic style, the idyllic events space […]