At Gold Coast Tipis we are always thrilled and honoured to be a part of the most amazing & magical weddings at some of the best venues around. Who doesn't love a Tipi wedding! We are also extremely grateful that our gorgeous couples allow us to share their wedding day journey via our blog. There is so much that goes into planning a Tipi wedding. It's a big and sometimes daunting process, but oh so amazing to see it all come together on the day. Our couples have kindly shared their stories and images, and from these we hope you gain some inspiration, ideas & a few awesome tips & tricks along the way!

 

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...

DIY wedding checklist

More and more couples are opting for DIY weddings, not only can it work out cheaper, but it’s also a lot of fun, especially if you have time on your side. At first you might feel overwhelmed, but believe us, the extra work is totally worthwhile! You can build your special day from the ground up, and end up...

Chilled-out child friendly weddings

Do you want to invite children to your wedding, but feeling a little hesitant? Many couples choose to include  children in their wedding celebrations and the secret is… preparation. Here are a few ways you can create a chilled-out child friendly wedding, where everyone has a great time. Time it right Anyone with really young children will know that...