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Julie specialises in weaving a couple’s unique love story into a meaningful expression of their love. She can help you to make it unforgettable, exciting, relaxed, friendly, and most of all, fun and inspiring.

Living in the area Julie has made genuine connections with professional wedding service providers and is happy to plan the wedding for you completely, working within the budget that you have set for yourself.

Julie has preferred photographers, florists, make up and hair artists she works together with, to take the worry and stress from the planning.




“I am passionate about being a celebrant, empowering others to make their dreams a reality. Your wedding day is a milestone in your life, a day to remember forever… I love working with a couple to individualise their ceremony so it reflects the people they are!"

Your love story starts with us...

Intimate Wedding


For 6 persons

  • Luxury Accommodation for 6 people for 2 nights (including wedding couple) - 3 rooms.  2 Rooms will be provided at Waimahu Retreat, the other room will be provided at a nearby lodge

  • Bubbles on arrival with a scrummy breakfast each morning

  • Hair and Make Up for the bride & bridesmaid or another by local award winning professionals, who come to you at Waimahu Retreat

  • A grazing platter + bubbles provided on Wedding day.

  • A Registered highly qualified Celebrant, Julie Anderson - Johns, who will create a personal ceremony for you

  • Beautiful wedding photos provided by a professional wedding photographer supplied to you by Drop Box or similar.

  • A beautiful bouquets for the bride and bridesmaid + 2  buttonholes

  • Delicious 3 course dinner for six at top quality local restaurant, inclusive of wine

  • A delectable wedding cake


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 Want to know more about planning your wedding in our stunning region, finding the perfect location for your wedding day

Matakana Coast Wedding Celebrant 

Specialising in weddings in Matakana Coast