Creating Meaningful and Unforgettable Ceremonies

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Ceremonies of Love and Life
Your Trusted Civil Celebrant in Brisbane!

My name is Christene Burgess and as your Wedding Celebrant based in Brisbane, I am dedicated to making your special day one-to-remember. Whether you’re envisioning an intimate affair or a grand celebration, I will work closely with you to ensure that your love story unfolds exactly as you’ve always dreamed.

I understand that every aspect of your special day should be tailored to celebrate your unique relationship. I take a warm-hearted approach through getting to know you both and gaining an understanding of your love story, values, and what truly matters to you. Together, we’ll create a bespoke wedding ceremony encompassing your dreams, aspirations, and the promises you hold close to your heart.

Whether you want a short and sweet ceremony, or a full-on wedding day, we will discuss the complete process for your special day.

On the day of your wedding, I’ll arrive at your venue early to ensure everything is set up and ready to go. As your dedicated wedding celebrant, I’ll coordinate with your photographer, venue staff, musicians, and readers, ensuring a seamless and stress-free experience for you both. Throughout the day, I’ll be there to offer reassurance and support.

Then, it’s time to shine as I host your unique, feel-good ceremony—setting the stage for a wonderful day, and the beginning of your wonderful marriage!


Choosing a wedding celebrant is a deeply personal decision, and I understand how important it is to find the perfect fit for your special day.

Before you make any commitments, we can arrange a relaxed and friendly chat about your wedding plans, either in person or online.

Our Services

During our conversation, we’ll delve into what you both envision for your wedding ceremony, and I’ll be delighted to answer any questions you may have.

We’ll cover the essential details, and then delve into your beautiful love story—the journey that brought you together and the unique moments that have shaped your bond. From endearing first date mishaps to heartwarming challenges of building a life together, we’ll incorporate the essence of your relationship into a feel-good wedding ceremony that will make your day truly fabulous. Whether you want a short and sweet ceremony, or a full-on wedding day, we can work it all out together.

As your wedding celebrant, my mission is to ensure that your wedding reflects your personalities, values, and dreams. Whether you already have a clear vision for your ceremony or need some guidance, I’m here to help. From crafting heartfelt vows and memorable promises to suggesting readings, poems, or songs to bring your wedding to life, I’ll make sure that every aspect of the ceremony is centred around your love story.

On your special day not only will I arrive early and make sure that I am set up and ready to go, but I will coordinate with your photographers, venue staff, musicians, and readers to ensure a seamless and stress free experience for you both. I understand the most meaningful moments in life deserve a personal touch.

About Me

Your Passionate Marriage Celebrant in Brisbane

Christene Burgess is a passionate registered Marriage Celebrant based in Brisbane. With an impressive background as a former teacher and principal, Christene’s journey to becoming a Civil Celebrant has been nothing short of extraordinary.

In 2022, Christene made the bold decision to leave her successful career in education behind and embark on a new path to becoming a Civil Celebrant. Her dedication and hard work culminated in her being awarded the esteemed title in 2023, signaling the start of a fulfilling and exciting chapter in her life.

The transition from education to celebrancy was both daunting and liberating for Christene. Embracing her newfound freedom, she has wholeheartedly embraced the opportunity to put her years of public speaking, speech and ceremony writing, and presentation skills to excellent use in her new role as a Marriage Celebrant.

Friendly, organized, and thoroughly professional, Christene takes pride in her attention to detail, ensuring that every aspect of your ceremony is just right. Her expertise lies in listening to her clients, truly understanding their desires, needs, and dreams for their wedding day. She firmly believes that weddings should be a reflection of the couple themselves, making each ceremony unique and personal.

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