Backyard Wedding Blaxland

Blue Mountains Marriage Celebrant, Phil Timbrell, has once again performed a simple backyard wedding in the lower mountains with only the bride, groom and two witnesses present, plus the celebrant of course. Call it an elopement, strictly no cameras, it was a couple who are clearly marrying for life and for love but who wanted […]

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Penrith Celebrant at For Eternity Bridal Expo

Your local Penrith Celebrant, Phil Timbrell, will be at the upcoming “For Eternity” Penrith Bridal Expo.  I am so pleased to advise that along with 2 other Commonwealth Registered Marriage Celebrants, known collectively as Nepean Celebrants, I will be exhibiting at the Penrith Bridal Expo in June at the Panthers Exhibition centre.  Please drop by […]

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A wedding ceremony with no cables

How would you like your ceremony to be conducted with music & speech provided over a PA system 30 metres from the lectern but with NO cables being run? I have now acquired the last piece of electronic kit to enable this to happen without using Bluetooth.  So whilst wireless microphones have been around for […]

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Nepean Celebrants at Penrith Bridal Expo

Nepean Celebrants, 3 local Commonwealth Registered Marriage Celebrants and members of AFCC, will host a stand at the For Eternity Bridal Exhibition at Penrith this year from June 24th to 25th. It is hoped the group can explain the advantages of working with a group of celebrants.  You still choose your own celebrant, one of […]

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Wedding at Bilpin Resort in Rain and Hail

A wedding at Bilpin Resort was subject to rain and hail and yet it continued. Thanks to the determination of the bride and groom to be married outdoors at Bilpin Resort – in the beautiful Secret Circle, the wedding ceremony continued through high rain and hail.  Only the signing was moved indoors to avoid damaging […]

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Wedding at Colebee in the wind

Performed a wonderful wedding at Colebee (Nurrangingy Reserve) in high wind Fortunately I carry sand bags with me to weddings in case a wind blows up.  On this occasion, the wedding, based on a Scottish theme, was subjected to a very high wind which started 30 minutes before the ceremony and stopped as the ceremony […]

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Very special outdoor backyard wedding

Backyard wedding at Orchard Hills was very special Last weekend I conducted a really special outdoor backyard wedding.  A close friend and work colleague of mine married his sweetheart on a beautiful 5 acre block near Penrith.  One witness was dressed in shorts as he was about to light the barbie as soon as the […]

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Same sex marriage friendly site

The happydaycelebrant web site is a same sex friendly web site.  Whilst the plebiscite is still in doubt, there is no harm in me advising couples that if and when the Marriage Act is amended, I will be enthusiastic to be a part of seeing couples who love each other marry for life. There is […]

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The Plebiscite on Same Sex Marriage

Well we were promised a plebiscite on same sex marriage before the election.  When will it be held?  Do we need it? Prior to the election, opponents of the plebiscite were angered when it had been suggested the plebiscite could be held soon after the election.  Now we have been politely told it will most […]

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Penrith Wedding Expo 2016

        Phil Timbrell, local marriage celebrant, will be on stand 42 at the Penrith Wedding Expo over June 18th and 19th You are welcome to visit Phil at stand 42 of the Penrith Wedding Expo to discuss any aspect of the marriage ceremony.  Ask Phil to send you a pdf of the […]

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