About Wellington Weddings
Wellington, the capital of New Zealand is a small town with the style of a big city. It offers romantic seaside resorts, stunning backdrops and a world-class cuisine for your destination wedding. Celebrate your special day in the world’s coolest “little city”.
Wellington Wedding Tips
Wellington is the capital of New Zealand. It was once described by Lonely Planet as the ‘coolest little capital in the world’ and was listed in the BBC’s “hottest cities” in 2015. It is set between a magnificent harbour and rolling green hills situated at the southern tip of the North Island. The city is home to a powerful mix of culture, history, nature and cuisine.
Whether you are planning a small, intimate wedding or something large and extravagant, Wellington is the perfect destination to tie the knot. Wellington offers a range of fantastic venues including stylish waterfront ballrooms, stunning museums, glorious Gothic churches, romantic fairy-tale gardens, five-star luxury hotels, sophisticated estates, and much more. There is a huge choice of cultural, dining and leisure activities in Wellington for couples and guests to enjoy before or after the wedding. With the spectacular scenery, Wellington has all the right ingredients to make your wedding special, magical and unforgettable.
Wellington has been at the forefront of progressive law change and was proud to host one of New Zealand's first same-sex weddings.
Deciding what to serve at your wedding to add that extra Wellington element? Here are some suggestions:
- Rewena Bread also known as “Maori Bread”
- Wine like Malborough Sauvignon Blanc or Nelson Riesling