23 of Adelaide’s Most Popular Wedding Celebrants (2022)

Your wedding ceremony should be a reflection of your love, and your journey together as a couple. A professional celebrant will take the time to craft a ceremony unique to your story and wedding style. They’ll help to plan the most amazing ceremony for you. In no particular order, here is our list of Adelaide’s best wedding celebrants.

Gerrelyn Glico-Wong is a vibrant, young, fun, easy-going person and able to make your wedding ceremony preparations enjoyable and stress free. She will work with you professionally throughout your wedding ceremony in a unique and modern way.

Mary Fieldhouse has an easy going personality and will be able to make your wedding ceremony preparations enjoyable and stress free, while giving you the opportunity to contribute as much as you wish to create your ideal ceremony. As a celebrant with 12 years experience she can ensure you have a beautiful and professionally delivered ceremony which is all about you.

Gillian Potter believes that your wedding day is a very special event in your lives so she will bring to your ceremony a sincere sense of celebration, joy, fun and romance. Gillian will work with you to create a unique, memorable and perfect ceremony – Just for You.

Whether your dream is to have a grand affair or a private gathering, your desire is traditional, modern or just plain quirky, it is Aldgate Ceremonies’ wish to provide you with everlasting memories. With our base in the Adelaide Hills, Aldgate Ceremonies is well placed to travel to most areas. They also like to holiday in this fantastic State and are happy to travel to more distant locations.

Sherri Dawson is a qualified marriage celebrant located in the north of Adelaide (servicing all areas). She will bring enthusiasm, passion, fun and energy to your wedding ceremony. Sherri loves what she does and I considers it be both an honour and a privilege to be part of your special day.

Jen will work by your side to create unforgettable memories of one of your most exciting life celebrations! She will write a personal, relaxed ceremony which will incorporate welcoming your guests, writing your unique personal love story, personal vows, ring exchange and pronouncement as well as ensuring all the legal components are incorporated and blended through your ceremony.

Lynn Lovell is a Commonwealth authorised civil marriage celebrant, based in Adelaide’s east, servicing the metropolitan region and SA country areas by arrangement. She offers different styles of ceremonies with reasonable fees and it would be her pleasure to help you with your wedding whether it be barefoot, black tie or somewhere in between.

Jacquie prides herself on creating extremely personal ceremonies, delivered in a relaxed and warm manner. She writes every ceremony from scratch and only commits to one wedding per day, so you can be assured your wedding day is her number one priority. Jacquie’s goal is to create ceremonies unique to every couple.

Unique and awesome you… Haidee would love nothing more than to create your fun, deep, luminous, quirky, classic, wonderful, ceremony with all the feels! She would be absolutely honoured to be your celebrant.

Christine’s weddings are elegant and classy but conducted in a fabulous, relaxed, fun, down to earth way, which all of her couples and guests love! 

Michelle is very passionate about every ceremony, and gives a professional, personal, and individual service, which can be simple, formal or informal. Every ceremony is unique. Michelle has performed over 2000 weddings.

Marisa Wilson believes your wedding day should be something to enjoy. It should be as unique and quirky and wonderful as you are. It should reflect who you are and who you want to be as a couple. Marisa’s aim is to make your ceremony easy and relaxed.

Shelley specialise in celebrations for weddings and blessings. She is personable yet professional, passionate and enthusiastic, flexible and creative, reliable and capable! Shelley has been a celebrant in McLaren Vale for over 5 years and performed nearly 100 weddings. Sge can ensure your ceremony is delivered with freshness and naturally, personalised with as much amount of ritual or ceremony as you desire, to create a special and memorable occasion.

Penelope has been a full-time Adelaide marriage celebrant for 8 years, and been involved with over 400 ceremonies. She is outgoing, experienced, fun and importantly a very modern celebrant who focuses on making your ceremony memorable for all the right reasons, and importantly stress-free.  If you want fun, joyful and engaging, that’s pretty much all Penny knows. If you want romance and warm gooey feelings, consider it done. If you want a laugh, she’ll do that too! 

Joelie’s approach to ceremonies of all types is free from traditions, open, honest, vibrant and inclusive of all lifestyles and circumstance. She loves to write and happily design ceremony scripts that work for you and your situation with intimate and unique script. 

Fun, relaxed, authentic yet beautiful ceremonies are Sarah’s core business. Organisation is key to planning a fabulous ceremony that you will remember for the rest of your life. Let Sarah take care of the organisation so that you can be gently guided through what can be an overwhelming process. She’ll do it with heart, style and humour!

Ann would love to be a part of your wedding day!! She has been a celebrant for 14 years, and I puts her heart and soul into every ceremony. Anne prides herself on a professional ceremony every time. She is a fun, relaxed, and calm person so her ceremonies are stress free.

Every ceremony is personally crafted for each couple and can be joyous, full of love and laughter, emotional and romantic: telling your story, your hopes and dreams for your lives together or Karen has some lovely pre-written ceremonies for those who are looking for something simple yet still heart-centred. Karen is a relaxed and friendly celebrant who likes to work with couples to ensure their ceremony is something they will hold in their hearts as special for the their new journey as a married couple. 

At this joyous time Joanna aims to bring a fresh, creative and innovative style to every ceremony she conducts. Joanna will personally tailor your ceremony to meet your requirements be it a simple or a more elaborate themed wedding.

If you are looking for a Marriage Celebrant who is down to earth, sincere, friendly and caring – then look no further. Joylene believes it is her job is to make the whole process easier for you and she will endeavour to make you, your friends and family, feel relaxed and comfortable throughout your wedding ceremony. 

Whether you’re after a ‘Short n Sweet’ ceremony, a ‘Hitched in a Hurry’ (legals only) ceremony or ‘All the Bells and Whistles’ ceremony, Pat Haynes from KissKiss Civil Ceremonies can help you, every step of the way. She is relaxed yet organised, fun but professional and most of all interested in what you have to say.

Maureen loves her profession and delights in working with couples to achieve their dream weddings. No day is more memorable than your wedding day. There are many special days in your lives and moments to cherish, but your wedding day, you plan together. It is the beginning of your new life. Let Maureen help you, fill your day with joy, love, family and friends and make your ceremony unique to you.

Colleen Higgins would be privileged to get to know you and perform your wedding or ceremony. Colleen is a modern and fun Celebrant with many years experience performing weddings. 

Check out the Celebrant’s page for the complete list of Wedding SA’s wedding celebrant suggestions. 

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How to Choose the Perfect Celebrant for your Adelaide Wedding (2022)

If you’re planning a wedding in Adelaide or regional South Australia then you’ll need a marriage celebrant! Whether your ceremony will be formal or casual it’s important that you connect well with your wedding celebrant. The ideal wedding celebrant will be someone who makes you feel natural and relaxed. You should be able to pick up on their friendliness and organisational skills at your initial meeting. They should show genuine interest in crafting an unique wedding ceremony for you that will incorporate aspects of your romantic journey along with the necessary legal requirements. Reach out to a few celebrants, have a chat with them about your wedding ideas, and see whom you feel most comfortable with.

You might also like to check and see if your short-listed celebrants will be conducting any other weddings in Adelaide on your chosen date, and see how they plan to accommodate the timing of the ceremonies. You don’t want them stuck in traffic when they should be at your wedding!

Some celebrants will also offer a PA system or microphone to ensure your guests can hear you well. This can be particularly important if you plan on having a video taken on your day. Be sure to give your videographer your celebrant’s details so they can plan the best way to capture your wedding.

Similarly, some celebrants can provide a signing table along with special pens and more. Be sure to ask what extra touches they provide as part of their wedding service.

Best wishes for finding your perfect Adelaide wedding celebrant. Here’s a list of some of Adelaide’s most popular wedding celebrants.

Happy wedding planning. xx

Professional Adelaide Wedding Celebrants

Pat Haynes KissKiss Civil Ceremonies - Overview Hi there, my name is Pat Haynes and I’m a marriage celebrant.Let me say straight up....it's all about you two! Whether you're after a 'Short n Sweet' ceremony, a 'Hitched in a Hurry' (legals only) ceremony or 'All the Bells and Whistles' ceremony, I can help you, every step of the way. I want… Continue Reading
Karen Lynch Weddings by Karen - Overview Hi, I am Karen, it's great connecting with you via Weddings SA. I love the sentiment of intimate affairs held in a place that is meaningful and memorable for couples and their guests. I specialise in smaller weddings and registry style weddings as well as the more substantial wedding groups.  Every ceremony is personally crafted… Continue Reading
Lynn Lovell Lovelly Weddings - Overview My name is Lynn Lovell and I am a Commonwealth authorised civil marriage celebrant, based in Adelaide’s east, servicing the metropolitan region and SA country areas by arrangement.I offer different styles of ceremonies with reasonable fees and it would be my pleasure to help you with your wedding whether it be barefoot, black tie… Continue Reading
Haidee Swalue Haidee Swalue - Overview Unique and awesome you... I would love nothing more than to create your fun, deep, luminous, quirky, classic, wonderful, ceremony with all the feels! I would be absolutely honoured to be your celebrant.My name Is Haidee, I am a Certified Marriage Celebrant, and I love my job.I have always been infatuated by the magic… Continue Reading
Sarah Warwick Sarah Warwick - Overview Fun, relaxed, authentic yet beautiful ceremonies are my core business. Organisation is key to planning a fabulous ceremony that you will remember for the rest of your life. Let me take care of the organisation so that you can be gently guided through what can be an overwhelming process. Let's do it with heart,… Continue Reading
Jacqui Leopardi Jacqui Leopardi - Overview Hello! My name is Jacqui Leopardi and I am lucky enough to be a full time marriage celebrant, based in the Adelaide Hills since 2015. I absolutely love what I do and I would be honoured to be a part of your wedding day. Being chosen as your celebrant is an incredible honour and with… Continue Reading
Ann Gant Ann Gant - Overview Hello my name is Ann and I would love to be a part of your wedding day!! I have been a celebrant for 14 years, and I put my heart and soul into every ceremony. I pride myself on a professional ceremony every time. I am a fun, relaxed, and calm person so my ceremonies… Continue Reading
Joelie Moncrieff Joelie Moncrieff Celebrant - Overview I'm Joelie, and I'm hoping we can work together for your sacred event. My approach to ceremonies of all types is free from traditions, open, honest, vibrant and inclusive of all lifestyles and circumstance. I love to write and I happily design ceremony scripts that work for you and your situation with intimate and unique… Continue Reading
Penelope Carrick Celebrations By Penelope - Overview Winner of the South Australian Civil Marriage Celebrant of 2018 & Runner-up 2019  Congratulations on picking your human for life, you're getting married! Hi, I'm Penelope, I've been a full-time Adelaide marriage celebrant for 8 years, and I've been involved with over 400 ceremonies. I know I don't look old enough right!  I'm outgoing,… Continue Reading
Shelley Dover Shelley Dover - Overview About You: It's All About You. No really - today is all about you!I consider my role in your wedding day as a privilege. It is an honour to work with your wishes, provide thorough support and attention to detail - to ensure that your ceremony is joyous and as individual as you. Friends and family… Continue Reading
Jen Attard Jen Attard - Overview Hi, I’m Jen Attard. As your marriage Celebrant I will work by your side to create you unforgettable memories of one of your most exciting life celebrations!  If you’re reaching for the moon, stop and I’ll take you to the stars!I will write you a personal, relaxed ceremony which will incorporate welcoming your guests,… Continue Reading
Sherri Dawson Sherri Dawson Marriage Celebrant - Overview I want to marry you! I am a qualified marriage celebrant located in the north of Adelaide (servicing all areas). I will bring enthusiasm, passion, fun and energy to your wedding ceremony. I will work with you to design your perfect ceremony. I love what I do and I consider it be both an… Continue Reading
Michelle Ware Michelle Ware - Overview CeremonyYour wedding ceremony is important to me, I will ensure to make it a beautiful and unforgettable day, for you both, and your family and guests. I am very passionate about every ceremony, and give a professional, personal, and individual service, which can be simple, formal or informal. Every ceremony is unique and reflects… Continue Reading
Maureen Gwiazda Maureen Gwiazda - Overview Hi my name is Maureen. I love my profession, and delight in working with couples to achieve their dream weddings. No day is more memorable than your wedding day. There are many special days in your lives and moments to cherish, but your wedding day, you plan together. It is the beginning of your… Continue Reading
Mary Fieldhouse Mary Fieldhouse - Overview I love this profession and am committed to providing a service that is tailored to suit your individual style and personality. You will find me easy going and able to make your wedding ceremony preparations enjoyable and stress free, while giving you the opportunity to contribute as much as you wish to create your… Continue Reading
Marisa Wilson Marisa Wilson - Overview Your wedding day should be something to enjoy. It should be as unique and quirky and wonderful as you are. It should reflect who you are and who you want to be as a couple. While it can be a little confronting to stand in front of your loved ones, it's also the one… Continue Reading
Joylene Goldsworthy Ceremonies with Joy - Overview Congratulations!! You're getting married. What an exciting time in your life!Choosing a Marriage Celebrant is very personal. It's really important to feel comfortable with your Celebrant and feel confident that you can communicate your dreams and ideas honestly. Your wedding ceremony should be all about you and your partner and helps to create the… Continue Reading
Joanna Tsalikis Joanna Tsalikis - Overview Congratulations on your decision to marry and welcome to another of life's rich journeys. As a celebrant with over 10 years experience, I am actively engaged in the community and have a background in performing arts, education and public speaking. At this joyous time my aim is to bring a fresh, creative and innovative… Continue Reading
Gillian Potter Ceremonies Just for You - Overview My name is Gillian Potter and I am an Authorised Civil Celebrant.I believe that your wedding day is a very special event in your lives so I will bring to your ceremony a sincere sense of celebration, joy, fun and romance. I will work with you to create a unique, memorable and perfect ceremony… Continue Reading
Gerrelyn Glico-Wong Gerrelyn Glico-Wong - Civil Marriage Celebrant Overview As the years go by, you'll look back upon your wedding day and recall a joyous feeling, a passionate vow and a momentous kiss. This is a day to remember which gives you the memories that will live in your heart forever. With this, it is my great pleasure to help… Continue Reading
Colleen Higgins Colleen Higgins - Overview Congratulations! You are soon to be married with many fun filled adventures ahead. This is one of the most exciting times in your life and as your Celebrant I would be privileged to get to know you and perform your wedding or ceremony.I am a modern and fun Celebrant with 4 years experience performing… Continue Reading
Christine Trenwith CMC Christine Trenwith CMC - Overview I’m an award winning marriage celebrant well known in Adelaide for my elegant, classy weddings conducted in a fabulous, relaxed, down to earth, fun way, which all my couples and guests love! You will feel at ease and comfortable straight away because I will take care of everything for you to make the whole process… Continue Reading
Aldgate Ceremonies Aldgate Ceremonies - Overview Aldgate Ceremonies offers two fully qualified and registered celebrants, father and daughter team, Len Rolfe and Felicity Lawley-Sinclair. It would be our honour to officiate your ceremony.Whether your dream is to have a grand affair or a private gathering, your desire is traditional, modern or just plain quirky, it is our wish to provide… Continue Reading

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Jen Attard Loves Being a Celebrant

No couple or celebration is the same and therefore no ceremony will be either! Jen Attard loves assisting couples on their happiest of days in their marriage ceremony, celebrating couples renewing their commitment of their love for each other. Jen would be honoured to be chosen as a celebrant in what is one of the most cherished memories and rituals of life, that couples or a family can have.

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Adelaide Wedding Celebrant Jacqui Leopardi

Jacqui Leopardi absolutely love’s being a celebrant and would be honoured to be a part of your wedding day. From hearing your story, helping you write your vows, knowing how to calm your nerves on the day and delivering a ceremony that ignites the perfect emotions. Jacqui will be with you every step of the way to ensure that you and your partner only need to worry about one thing, each other. 

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The Best Damn Wedding Ceremony

Whether you’re after a ‘Short n Sweet’ ceremony, a ‘Hitched in a Hurry’ (legals only) ceremony or ‘All the Bells and Whistles’ ceremony, KissKiss Civil Ceremonies can help you, every step of the way. Pat will deliver a ceremony that is about YOU. She’ll help with ALL the legal paperwork, making the whole experience easy and stress free. Pat is relaxed yet organised, fun but professional and most of all interested in what you have to say. With a background in performance and script writing Pat has the skills and knowledge to put together the best damn ceremony that you and your guests will remember for years to come!

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