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Real Wedding: Maddie + Sam at Flaxton Gardens

24th February 2015

Brisbane couple, Madeleine and Sam, carefully chose Sunshine Coast hinterland wedding venue, Flaxton Gardens, for the spot to say their vows and celebrate their holy matrimony with 80 of their closest family and friends.  A huge part of the appeal of have a destination wedding – albeit a fairly close destination wedding – was to revel in the planning process with weekend wedding planning mini-breaks in the 12 months leading up to the big day. Looking at venues and meeting suppliers was shuffled in-between soaking up the sun and cafe hangs at Cotton Tree. I can’t say I blame them,…

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Fun and Fancy Flower Girl Dresses

11th January 2015

There is a special kind of joy in seeing pretty little flowergirls at a wedding. Mostly because you can see the unbridled joy in their faces at being part of the occasion, being pampered and all dressed up in their finest attire. They look up at the bride and know they have never seen anyone more beautiful, and hope one day they will look as beautiful on their own wedding day.  Then they look down and see their own fun and fancy frock, and can’t believe they actually own something so beautiful. They can’t believe they can actually feel this…

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Bride For Life at Flaxton Gardens

14th September 2014

Wouldn’t you just love to revisit your wedding day time and time again? Reminisce about that special day you became husband and wife with a trip down memory lane at your wedding venue? Pop in and visit with the people who helped you plan your day, and see the same smiling faces each time? Have you heard of the new Bride For Life program at family-owned Flaxton Gardens?  Owners Georgina and Alan Thompson, and the team at Flaxton Gardens have always adored welcoming brides and grooms back to their beautiful venue year after year for anniversaries, birthdays, christenings, and the odd…

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Family Wedding at Flaxton Gardens

13th April 2014

Amanda and Trev were highschool sweethearts, who fell truly, madly, deeply and hopelessly in love over exchange of sweet childish love letters. Those same love letters are the ones Trev bundled together in a vintage jewellery box for Amanda to open on her wedding day morning. How she turned up to her wedding ceremony without puffy eyes, we will never know!  //// This beautiful couple had a long engagement of four years before they finally tied the knot at gorgeous Sunshine Coast hinterland wedding venue, Flaxton Gardens. It was a perfect day, with their ceremony overlooking the gorgeous hinterland, which…

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Venue Review: Flaxton Gardens

6th November 2013

Flaxton Gardens, is a short drive from the town centre of charming Montville. This family owned and operated wedding venue is absolutely beautiful, with colonial homestead styling and impressive statement Egyptian crystal chandeliers. A highlight is the manicured gardens complete with water features and gazebo. The restaurant provides a romantic tranquil reception venue for your special day. And then of course there is the view of the beautiful rolling hills of the hinterland and Glass House Mountains.  //// Flaxton Gardens offers wedding packages for 20 up to 250 guests Divine food choices of canapes, or a seated three-course dinner, as well…

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Free Wedding Expo in the Hinterland

13th June 2013

It’s only two more days till the hinterland event of the season. A Hinterland Wedding Expo is on this Sunday, June 16 at Sunshine Coast hinterland wedding venue, Flaxton Gardens. The best the hinterland has to offer in wedding vendors will be there for you to meet and discuss your wedding needs. There will be a catwalk show and canapes, plus you will be able to grab yourself a map and head out on an adventure-filled day of viewing the wedding venues in the area opening their doors to you. And the best part – it’s all free! To celebrate, we…

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Besties Big Photo Shoot

30th May 2013

Earlier this year, we ran a competition to win a $5000 big day with your besties. The prize was to take three of your best gal pals with you to enjoy the most amazing day with pampering, high tea, a photo shoot, new dresses and a night away in a mansion in the Sunshine Coast hinterland. Not too shabby at all!  Our winner, Suzie, was beyond thrilled when she received the news she had won, and gathered her gals for the best day ever! Despite one of her girlfriends unexpectedly being unable to make it, the remaining three had the…

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