Wayne Rees is a dynamic, accomplished civil marriage celebrant whose previous experience in the acting sphere lends itself well to lively, expressive ceremonies. Whether you’re after a low-key, relaxed gathering or an extravagant, eccentric affair, Wayne will happily embrace and incorporate all of your ideas.
He doesn’t shy away from non-traditional ceremonies, whether you choose to marry on a hot-air balloon or in fancy dress. He’s adopted many unique styles, attires, and ceremony structures to ensure his couples have the wedding of their dreams.
“Wayne was the perfect choice for our tropical garden wedding. He is a gentleman and a scholar with thespian talents that contribute charm and character. His ability to speak boldly entertained and captivated our audience. Wayne made a wonderful contribution to our special day, working closely with us to deliver our personal preferences. He has a wealth of experience, and his advice is calming and reassuring.” — Stephen C.
What you’ll love about working with Wayne Rees Civil Marriage Celebrant for your North Queensland wedding:
- Highly experienced. Wayne’s mother, Dot, was the very first marriage celebrant in Cairns. By the time Wayne decided to carry on the family business, as it were, he was already well-versed in all things wedding ceremonies. With 19+ years of experience marrying couples and 30+ years of being married himself, Wayne understands how to ensure a special, unique day that reflects your love story beautifully.
- Professional actor. Wayne’s years of training and experience as a professional actor equips him with incredible eloquence and several tips and tricks for an unforgettable ceremony. He will ensure your guests are kept engaged and entertained and your vows meaningful and heartfelt.
- Beautiful location recommendations. Born and bred in Cairns, Wayne can recommend multiple stunning wedding locations. Whether you desire a barefoot beach wedding, a spectacular tropical rainforest gathering, or a quaint garden wedding, Wayne will have a few killer suggestions up his sleeve.
Highlights of working with Wayne Rees Civil Marriage Celebrant North Queensland:
- Bespoke ceremonies to suit your individual style
- 19+ years of experience marrying couples across Northern Queensland
- Lively, dynamic, easy-going nature
- Training as a professional actor
- Several gorgeous wedding location recommendations
- Fantastic legal guidance
“We chose Wayne for his genuine personality. All of our guests commented how moving yet entertaining our ceremony was, which is everything I'd hoped for. He kept it light yet meaningful. I can't thank Wayne enough!” — Taylor O.