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!

 

The Wedfest Showcase – It’s a wrap

Imagine all your wedfest needs in one beautiful location… Two weeks ago that’s exactly what we delivered. In the heart of the Tumbulgum countryside, Gold Coast Tipis gathered together with an eclectic collection of vendors for our WEDFEST SHOWCASE. Oh my, what a beautiful occasion! We know why they call this property ‘Serendipity’! This event was created for...

5 reasons why we love winter weddings

As much as we love summer weddings, there is something intrinsically magical about a winter wedding reception. While you’ll never experience a white wedding in the snow here on the Gold Coast, the cooler months provide the perfect backdrop for an enchanted winter affair. Here are 5 reasons we love winter weddings. Dreamy winter nights Our winter...

Tipi wedding – Michelle and Josh’s wedfest on The Farm

Michelle and Josh’s wedding took place at one of our favourite properties, The Farm, Numinbah Valley. Abundant with charm and splendour, this wedfest had rustic earthy tones and harnessed the raw and natural beauty of the Australian countryside. It was an extraordinary event, where two families united, celebrating and dancing the night away beneath 3 of our majestic Kata Tipis....

The Burleigh Heads Single Fin Classic

We feel blessed to be a part of so many special events held here on the Gold Coast. Everything from weddings, to parties and festivals, our tipis are such a unique way to celebrate and a stunning alternative to the standard marquee. Every now and then an extra special event comes up and The Burleigh Heads...

5 ‘WEDOLUTIONS’ every couple should make in 2016

2015 was AMAZING! We are so thankful for all the magical moments from the past 12 months and the experiences we had meeting so many beautiful people at some spectacular events. But now it’s time to say goodbye to 2015, because 2016 is here and it’s going to be unbelievable! At this time of year everyone’s talking about their...

How to save money on your tipi wedding

Your wedding day is about celebrating the love between you and your partner, not about how much money you spend. In Australia this year the average cost of a wedding was around $65,000 (Bride To Be, Cost of Love Survey, 2015). For $65,000 you could create a magical, extravagant wedding, but it’s totally possible to...

10 eco-friendly wedding ideas

Your wedding day is something you’ll never forget, but that doesn’t mean it has to leave a lasting impression on the environment. There are some stunning locations on the Gold Coast to host tipi weddings, so it makes sense that more couples are choosing to go green on their special day and help Mother Earth by minimising...

Our essential tipi wedfest checklist

Embrace those free-spirited, chilled festival vibes and get ready for a wedding celebration that will wow your guests and be the topic of conversation for years to come. A tipi wedfest is the ultimate way to tie the knot, more festival or party style than the traditional white wedding, it’s the perfect way to express your...