A 6-Step Guide To Budgeting For Your Wedding

Are you currently planning a wedding? One thing you might have heard a thousand times is that the biggest mistake when planning is going over the budget. While it’s true that it’s quite easy to go over the budget, it’s also possible to achieve the perfect wedding within a figure that is reasonable to you. Today, we’re delving into a step-by-step budgeting guide that will help you do just that.  Continue reading

8 Simple Mistakes To Avoid When Wedding Planning

It can be easy to get caught up in the excitement and thrill of wedding planning. It’s all for good reason; for most people, it’s one of the biggest days of their lives. But bad planning can cause a number of devastating (and avoidable) things to happen. Whether it means you’re forking out money from your home loan savings or you realise on the day that there aren’t enough spots for guests, a lack of planning has the potential to ruin your special day. To help you out, we’ve listed a few avoidable mistakes during the planning process that you can keep an eye out for.   Continue reading

5 Tips for a Seamless Wedding Day

Your wedding is one of the most special days of your life. It is a celebration of love, commitment and joy surrounded by those that you care most about. But to ensure such a momentous event runs smoothly, sufficient planning needs to take place. From your hair and makeup to the venue to transport, there’s some important things to create a seamless wedding day. In this week’s blog, we share five tips to ensure your big day goes as planned.

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3 Reasons Why Organised Tours Are The Best

There’s definitely a good case for the benefits of independent travel, but there are so many other forms of travel that are often overlooked. Sometimes, organised tours are just what you need! Sure, there are poorly run tours out there, but there are some definite gems too. So kick back and relax; in this week’s article, we’ll be arguing in favour of company run tours.

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Your Guide to the Rugby League World Cup 2017 Quarter Final

The Rugby League World Cup is Rugby League’s top international competition and one of the longest running World Cup tournaments in world sport. This November, the Rugby League World Cup comes to Melbourne to play the quarter final at our iconic Melbourne Rectangular Stadium. To make the most of this spectacular day, we have prepared a guide which includes the history of the Rugby League World Cup, information about the day and advice on getting there.

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The Grampians: An Indigenous History

Many people know the rugged sandstone mountain ranges in the northwest of Victoria as The Grampians, but to the local Djab Wurrung and Jardwadjali people, this is a sacred place known as Gariwerd. The descendants of these traditional peoples remain in the area to this day, carrying on the culture and stories of the land. In this week’s article, we’ll be exploring the significance of Gariwerd to the history and culture of the Djab Wurrung and Jardwadjali people.

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3 Must-Try Wines of the Yarra Valley

As a cool climate grape growing region, the Yarra Valley offers a vast array of delicious wines to please even the pickiest of wine connoisseurs. The region is celebrated for it’s Chardonnay and Pinot Noir varieties which represent 60% of the region’s wine production. In this week’s blog, we’ve created a list of the top wine varieties the region has to offer.

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Why Phillip Island is the Perfect Day Trip Destination for Families

With the school holidays coming up, parents are once again faced with the challenge of keeping the whole family entertained (and sane) for an entire fortnight. If you’re looking for a fun excursion location which both parents and kids can enjoy, Phillip Island is the place to go. This week, we show you why the island is the perfect day trip destination for families.

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Walking On Sunshine: The 5 Best Hikes in The Grampians

Famous for its rugged mountain ranges and awe-inspiring scenery, the Grampians is one of the most beautiful areas in Victoria. With Melbourne bus tours running to this region every day, there’s never been a better time to escape to nature. For those looking for some walking trails, we’ve got you covered with some of the best hikes in the Grampians below.

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