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Charlene and Anthony’s rustic country wedding with an Irish twist

When your friends fly halfway across the world to celebrate your love, you know it’s going to be something spectacular! Irish childhood sweethearts Charlene and Anthony held their wedding reception beneath one of our large tipis, complete with a rockin’ Irish band, delicious eats from a local Gold Coast food truck and a dessert table to drool over! This...

2017 Wedding trends we love

Can you believe it’s almost 2017? The Gold Coast wedding industry has evolved so much in 2016 and we’re so excited to be a part of it. We’ve seen some amazing trends emerge that have seriously blown our minds. We have a feeling that next year won’t be any different! If you’re planning a 2017 wedding, now’s the...

Buskers by the Creek Festival

It’s all happening next weekend folks! The annual Buskers by the Creek festival will take place along the creek in Currumbin. We will have 2 of a majestic kata tipis set-up, both providing a gorgeous space for you to experience some world class acts.  We are so honoured to be a part of this amazing, community inspired event again...

Lauren and Shaun’s winter wedfest

Lauren and Shaun’s vision was to create a wedding reception completely out of the norm, a truly one-of-a-kind event. Their winter wedfest at Shamba Malaika, Currumbin Valley, was all that and more. It was a celebration that captured the ambience of a night market, channelling chilled party vibes, entertaining their family and friends throughout the night. Possibly the most unique touch was the...

Kiri and Jaxson’s Bohemian Lovefest

“Every love story is beautiful, but ours is my favourite” –Unknown- Kiri and Jaxson were married at Shamba Malaika, an enchanting property nestled in the countryside of Currumbin Valley on the Gold Coast. They pledged their vows beneath a canopy of green, bounded by the rainforest, towering bamboo groves and a babbling stream. Afterwards, they kicked...

The evolution of weddings – and why we love it!

Gone are the days of generic weddings where your guests know exactly what to expect. Weddings have become unpredictable. More and more couples are taking a very different approach to wedding planning, creating celebrations that infuse a dash of tradition with a tonne of character.  Whether it’s a beautiful boho affair, a chic eco-wedding or festival style wedfest with all the bells and...