Real Weddings Submissions

We are always on the lookout for stories about everything wedding related in the Mackay region. Submissions are welcome by email. Please answer the questions below – in bullet point or descriptive paragraphs - and send through a zip file or dropbox link for your photos to ido@mackayweddings.com

While we have specifically mentioned proposals and weddings below, MackayWeddings.com is interested in everything wedding related. Send through details of engagement parties, hens’ parties, bridal showers etc., held in the Mackay region and we’ll consider them for the website.

Real Proposal Q&A

  • Your name
  • Your partner’s name
  • Date of proposal
  • How did you meet?
  • What do you love about each other?
  • Describe the proposal in detail
  • Describe the engagement ring

As a minimum, please provide a photo of you together and a photo of the ring.
If you have had an engagement shoot, email through 10-20 photos as a zip folder or link to a dropbox. Please make sure you have permission to submit engagement photos from your photographer. Your photographer will be fully credited.

Real Wedding Q&A

  • Your name
  • Your partner’s name
  • Date of Wedding
  • Number of guests
  • How did you meet?
  • How long did you spend planning your wedding?
  • Describe your theme and colour scheme.
  • How did you decide on your dress?
  • What did you do for your hens’ and bucks’ parties?
  • Why did you choose your ceremony location and reception venue?
  • What sort of wedding cake did you have?
  • What was your favourite part of the day?
  • What gifts did you give your guests?
  • Where did you save money?
  • Do you have any tips for other couples getting married in the Mackay region?

Please list all your suppliers:

  • Bride’s Dress
  • Bride’s Accessories
  • Bride’s Shoes
  • Bridesmaid Attire
  • Bridesmaid Accessories
  • Bridesmaid Shoes
  • Engagement Ring
  • Bride’s Wedding Ring
  • Groom’s Attire
  • Groom’s Wedding Ring
  • Groomsmen Attire
  • Bucks’ Party
  • Cake
  • Caterer
  • Celebrant
  • Ceremony
  • Decorator
  • Florist
  • Hair
  • Hens’ Party
  • Honeymoon
  • Invitations and Stationery
  • Makeup
  • Music
  • Photographer
  • Reception
  • Transport
  • Videographer
  • Wedding Coordinator/Planner
  • Wedding Night Venue

Email through 10-20 photos as a zip folder or link to a dropbox. Please make sure you have permission to submit wedding photos from your photographer. Your photographer will be fully credited.

We want to see colour photos of the detail of your wedding day that show off your theme and style. For example, photos of the ceremony, reception, cake, flowers, bridal party, dress, bomboniere etc., And don’t forget a photo of the newlyweds!