Eloping is an affordable and exciting way to make your day super special.  A beautiful, intimate wedding day, free of stress and without high cost. Just perfect!

We offer beautiful elopement packages throughout the entire year and are able to make arrangements at very short notice. Although generally for the couple only, a luxury elopement to Tairua can include a few guests as well.


Our Elopement Package includes:

- A Registered Celebrant, Donna Brooke, who will create a personal ceremony just for you

- Luxury accommodation at Sunlover Retreat for two nights with bottle of bubbles on arrival and scrummy breakfast each morning

- Over 200 photos supplied to you on a USB, by our professional photographer

- Hair and Make Up done in the comfort of Sunlover Retreat

- A beautiful bouquet and/or buttonhole for the couple

- Delicious dinner for two at a local restaurant

You have a choice of locations.  Either at Sunlover Retreat with its amazing views or a beautiful beach in our region.

We will help with ensuring you have the correct paperwork for your marriage licence and can provide witnesses if you require.

This full package is NZ$2995.  To make any enquiry please email donna@celebrantbythesea.co.nz