Northern Beaches Wedding Planning Checklist

Twelve months

  • Confirm wedding date
  • Decide on style & size of wedding and set a wedding budget
  • Book reception and ceremony venues
  • Book celebrant or chaplain
  • Book photographers

Nine months

  • Book cars, music & room decorators
  • If self catering, select caterer and hire company
  • Consider honeymoon options
  • Decide on guest list and bridal party

Six months

  • Book wedding cake, florist, chocolates & bonbonierie suppliers
  • Decide on bridal registry & honeymoon plans
  • Select wedding dress and menswear
  • Select makeup, hair, and jewellery
  • Decide on stationery items

Three months

  • Send out invitations
  • Select wedding rings, shoes, & lingerie
  • Decide on seating plan and MC arrangements
  • Decide on itinerary for the day and order of proceedings for reception

Two weeks

  • Organise wedding rehearsal
  • Organise bridal showers, hens & bucks nights
  • Decide on speeches
  • Confirm + re-confirm everything