Winter Wedding Giveaway


It’s just been announced that New Zealand will be heading into Level 2 of lockdown, and we are so proud of all the efforts and progress our fellow kiwis have made over these past weeks in the face of an unprecendented pandemic! This is particularly exciting news for the wedding industry, as it means that we can welcome couples to Queenstown again to tie the knot (limited in size for now of course)!

To celebrate, we thought it was time to find a way for us to give kiwi couples who are looking to plan a wedding (during a pandemic!) something to look forward to! So here it is, our most exciting wedding giveaway to date….read on, for all you need to know about how to enter, who can enter and when the lucky couple will be announced!


This prize package is packed full of everything you’ll need to have a wedding day that will never be forgotten! Some of the best wedding suppliers in Queenstown have teamed up to bring you a prize package worth well over $7500! Check it out below….


  • Wedding ceremony to take place at a stunning scenic location in Queenstown, overlooking our beautiful lakes and mountains
  • Personalised wedding ceremony provided by Charlotte Winkel from Your Big Day
  • Gorgeous florals from The Flower Room to include seasonal bridal bouquet and groom’s buttonhole (or two buttonholes or two bouquets if a same sex wedding)
  • Professional wedding photography package from Carla Mitchell Photography for up to 2 hours, including all professionally edited high res images provided digitally for printing
  • Elopement wedding videography package provided by Surge Media including a highlight film to share with all your friends and family back home
  • Professional live streaming of your ceremony to be available to your friends and family back home, including full footage available to download after the wedding day
  • Professional bridal hair at your accommodation from Beautiful Bridal Hair
  • Professional bridal makeup at your accommodation from Charm Beauty
  • Special wedding day décor hire items from Queenstown Wedding Hire up to the value of NZ$250 including personalised signage, registry signing table, wedding arch or other
  • All planning and coordination of package suppliers from Simply Perfect Weddings, including wedding professional on the day to coordinate all the arrangements

MAKE IT YOURS – You’ll get to decide if you want to keep the wedding package for just the two of you OR you can even invite some of family and friends along! As long as it meets the current COVID requirements, it’s all good with us!  AND WE’RE FLEXIBLE – This winter wedding package can be used on any date between June-August 2020 or June – August 2021 and will be confirmed based on availability of all involved package suppliers.


Entries are open to any couples who are currently residing in New Zealand, who don’t currently have any confirmed wedding plans. The affects of the coronavirus pandemic has reached most corners of our country, so we are reaching out to kiwi couples to hear your stories! Are you an essential worker or healthcare worker that has helped see our country through this trying time, or maybe you are one of the local heroes whose been doing everything you can to help others? Maybe you were just beginning to start your wedding planning when the world flipped upside down, or you could be a couple whose overseas wedding ideas were dashed with the international travel restrictions, or maybe you are experiencing some financial difficulties that are making your wedding dreams feel further away than ever! We want to hear from you!


It’s as simple as 1…2…3!

1) Just click on our entry link (pink button above or below!) and fill in all your details including a little blurb (up to 250 words)….tell us about why you think this winter wedding giveaway would be perfect for you!

2) Make sure you head over to Instagram and Facebook to like/follow all the package sponsors! There’s 8 of us…so make sure you’ve got them all! We’ll even give you ALL the links after you fill in the entry form to keep it super easy! 🙂

3) For a bonus entry – post an image of yourselves in the comments on any of our Facebook posts, or just leave a comment on any of the Insta giveaway posts from the package sponsors. Get your friends and family to tag you, like your comment or even nominate you for extra bonus entry points too!


Entries close on the 27th May. Our package sponsors will all vote for their favourite entry and then the winner will be drawn at random on the 1st June 2020 (live on Facebook!).


Wedding planning during a pandemic is hard…so you’re all going to be winners in our books! We may not be able to give everyone a FREE wedding package, but we will be contacting all eligible entrants to offer them an amazing deal to help you bring your Queenstown wedding dreams to life!

Winter wedding giveaway