Amsterdam is one of those cities that holds a spot of honour on the bucket list of almost all world travellers, and with good reason – it’s bustling metropolis filled to the rafters with all things spectacular. Think topsy-turvy gabled buildings, museums full of art and treasures from around the globe, epic design at every turn and gorgeous green spaces that just beg to be discovered.
Adelaide, South Australia might be known as the City of Churches, but it’s got a modern vibe that’s fun, sophisticated and laidback, seemingly all at once. The region has a rip-roaring annual festival lineup and there is plenty happening in the urban hub in terms of cultural events; plus, when you head out of town, there are verdant vineyards and golden beaches to enjoy. It’s small wonder that the city has also become one of Australia’s top wedding destinations in recent years. If you’ve been considering renting a stretch tent in Adelaide to host an outdoor wedding in and around this fair metropolis, we’ve got great news – you’ll be absolutely spoiled for choice.
Here are a few of our favourite outdoor wedding venues in Adelaide, South Australia:
Mount Lofty House is one of Adelaide’s most iconic wedding venues. Both of their outdoor ceremony locations overlook the lovely Piccadilly Valley, and the elegant reception venues are casual, classy and spacious. Piccadilly Panorama is ideal for an indoor/outdoor wedding, while the 19th century Coach House is flooded with natural light, and very private with access to a large deck and private lawn.
Old Oval Estate is the ideal location if you’d prefer sweeping lawns, rolling vineyards and the stunning Willunga Hills to be the captivating backdrop to your nuptials. Here, you can tie the knot under a 350-year-old tree, or take your pick from numerous other sites on the grounds. Pre-dinner drinks and casual canapés can also be served wherever you want them, and when it comes to the formal reception part of the proceedings, both the Pavillion and the Marquee Lawns are on offer. It’s completely up to you how you want to spend your day.
Glen Ewin Estate is situated an easy 4-minute drive beyond the Adelaide suburbs, in a stunning garden setting. Think weeping willow and groves of mature trees overlooking lakes – it’s that magical. It’s equally suited to small, intimate gatherings, and large glittering events with up to 300 guests, so it’s up to you how big you want to go on your special day. Their expert team of wedding specialists is also on hand to ensure that things run smoothly from start to finish.
These are just a few of the many beautiful outdoor wedding destinations in Adelaide, South Australia. Keep an eye on the blog in coming weeks and months as we share more inside info on beautiful outdoor venues around the world. In the meantime, feel free to reach out the Tentickle team if you would like some more information about our range of tents and how it may be used to tailor inspiring outdoor spaces for any occasion.
Brisbane, Queensland is a city of galleries and rooftop bars, sandy beaches and verdant vineyards. This sultry metropolis has really come into its own over recent years, drawing visitors from far and wide with its gorgeous vistas and lovely attractions, such as the Queensland Cultural Centre, Ballandean Estate, the Museum of Brisbane and the Gallery of Modern Art. It’s no wonder then that it has also become one of Australia’s top wedding destinations of late. If you’ve been toying with the idea of pitching a stretch tent in Brisbane to host an outdoor wedding, we’ve got great news – there are plenty of great spots to choose from!
Here are a few of our favourite outdoor wedding venues in Brisbane, Queensland:
Aside from being Australia’s most populous state, New South Wales also happens to be home to the vibrant city of Sydney – a thriving metropolis situated in the midst of an absolutely gorgeous natural setting. Then, of course, there’s Bondi Beach, which has its own particular flair, but in truth, the entire NSW coast is absolutely breathtaking. Imagine a series of stunning beaches, interspersed with characterful coastal towns with plenty of protected green spaces nearby. Whether you want to rent wedding tents in New South Wales to take your party out under the stars or prefer a setting in a forest or on the beach, there are plenty of exceptional destinations to choose from.
Summer in sunny South Africa is one of the best times to head outdoors with family and friends, which is why many SA families opt to host their annual Christmas dinners outside. An al fresco feast is a great way to enjoy the lovely weather and creates a laid-back atmosphere that can be enjoyed by kids and adults alike. However, if you choose to do so, there are a few things you should have in place to ensure that everything goes off without a hitch.
Aside from feisty kangaroos and cuddly koalas, Australia is perhaps best known for its wonderful weather and glorious oceanside destinations. It’s not wonder then that many Aussie locals and visitors from around the globe flock to the country’s beaches to get hitched with the gorgeous ocean as the backdrop for their big day. In fact, if you want to get married on an Australian wedding you are 100% spoiled for choice – there are so many to choose from! To make things a little easier, we thought we’d share a few of our favourites:
Over the years, the Tentickle International team have been involved in the organising and set-up of many magical winter weddings – from rollicking celebrations on castle grounds in Ireland, to sleek inner-city rooftop parties in the heart of Berlin. As such, we have had a fair amount of experience in creating weatherproof settings for ceremonies and receptions when the weather is not at it’s most predictable.
Here are a few tips on weatherproofing your winter wedding (no matter where in the world you may be):
Over the years, the Tentickle International team has been involved in the organising and set-up of many weddings – from sweeping celebrations in locations, to small gatherings of friends and family in picture-perfect backyards. As such, we have been privy to many dewy-eyed moments when the happy couple exchange their vows in front of their loved ones, and by now we believe we have the recipe for a heartfelt set of personalised vows down to a T.
Here are a few tips to help you write unique wedding vows that are in keeping with your beliefs as a couple: