Win A Same-Sex Wedding Terms and Conditions

Ballina Photographer





The Northern Rivers Same-Sex Wedding Giveaway  (hereon in known as “The Prize”) is open to entrants who:

a) are over the age of 18; and are legally permitted to marry

b) are in a same sex relationship

c) entered the competition between 12:01am 10th January 2018 and midnight 9th February 2018

d) are available for the wedding on Sunday 3rd June 2018 in Lismore NSW Australia





Entrants must:

a) Access the online form provide at the web address:

b) Read and agree to all Terms and Conditions

c) Complete the competition questionaire in its entirety (incomplete entries will be deemed invalid)





a) One (1) couple in a relationship together will be chosen as the winner of the Same Sex Wedding Giveaway

b) The winning couple will be chosen by the Northern Rivers Same Sex Wedding Giveaway Comittee (hereon in known as The Vendors) and solely at its discretion. All decisions are final and discussion regarding the winning couple will not be entered in to, neither by the committee nor any of the vendors.

c) Winners will be announced at 7pm 14th February 2018 on Melle / Photographer’s Facebook page:

d) This is not a game of chance. The winner will be selected based on the creativity of their written answers.





a) The wedding will take place in Lismore NSW Australia on Sunday 03 June 2018. The date nor any part of The Prize is negotiable or transferrable nor redeemable for money. All sections of The Prize are valid for this date only. Failure to take The Prize on 03 June 2018 renders the entire prize invalid.

b) The Prize is final, non-negotiable and neither transferrable nor redeemable for money. Extra adds on (on top of the prize given) are at the discretion of each vendor and the couple and will incur regular costs to the couple.

c) Food, drinks and alcohol are not provided in The Prize and are at the expense of the winning couple.





The Entrant must agree to all the Competition Terms and Conditions and qualify all eligibility checks in order to participate in the competition.





1.Entrants must be over the age of 18; be legally permitted to marry and in a same sex relationship. Employees and their immediate families of the vendors, directors, management, related companies, retailers, suppliers and their agencies associated with this promotion are ineligible.

2.Entrant can only submit their entry once by filling out the questionaire on this web page: All entires must be the entrant’s own original words.

3.The winner will be announced and contacted via the Melle / Photographer’s Facebook page as well as email at 7pm on 14th February 2018.

4.The Competition Eligibility and Competition Terms and Conditions MUST be read, understood, acknowledged and agreed to by the Entrant in order to participate in the Northern Rivers Same Sex Wedding Giveaway.

5.By filling out the Competition Form on the webpage, the entrant understands, accepts and agrees to their details being provided to each of the participating suppliers.

6.The entrant understands, accepts and agrees to the participating suppliers contacting them via the email address and or phone number provided on the competition entry form, during and after the competition.

7.The Prize is not transferrable or interchangeable nor negotiable.

8.The Prize cannot be redeemed for money.

9. The winning couple will be chosen by the Northern Rivers Same Sex Wedding Giveaway Committee and solely at its discretion. The judges’ decision in relation to any aspect of the competition is final and binding on each person who enters. Chance plays no part in determining the winner. No correspondence will be entered into neither by the committee nor any of the vendors.. No responsibility is accepted for late, lost or misdirected entries.

10. The winning Entrant understands that they will have to sign a contract of agreement with each vendor agreeing to their terms and conditions.

11. The Vendors and their associated agencies and companies will not be liable for any misadventure, accident, injury, loss (including but not limited to consequential loss) or claim that may occur during the promotion; whilst undertaking any travel on or connected with their entry into the promotion; in the participation in any prize; relating to the winning couple or any individual present at the wedding or guests.

12. If the entrant no longer wishes to be contacted by any participating vendors, the entrant understand, accepts and agrees that they must request this directly from each individual participating businesses they no longer wish to be contacted by.

13. The entrant absolves the Vendors of any liability directly or indirectly relating to their details being provided to a third party.

14.The Winner must accept and agree to the standard Terms and Conditions of the participating suppliers in order to redeem the prize.

15. If the Winner does not accept the Terms and Conditions of the participating Vendors, they will revoke their right to the prize.

16. All consultations must be undertaken between the participating supplier and the Winner with regards to any of the products and services of the participating supplier.

17. Should the winning couple cancel the wedding all prizes become null and void.

18. Should a Vendor be unable to fulfill their prize commitments due to circumstances out of their hands, a suitable replacement will be found to equal value.

19. Vendors are not responsible for travel or accomodation costs incurred by winning couple or any of their guests.





Byron Bay Photographer




Wedding Photography from Melle / Photographer

Eight consecutive hours, one photographer, 500 jpeg images on USB

Value $2995.00


Celebrant Kath Murphy

Includes officiating ceremony, registration of marriage with BDM

(official certificate not included)

Value $800


Venue Hire

Includes room hire for up to 100 guests (inclusive of bridal party)

Does not include food, drinks or alcohol


Ceremony & Reception Decoration by Deborah Marks Weddings & Occasions

Includes reception decorations for up to100 guests, chair covers, table cloths, table runners, centre pieces, napkins, 6 metre fairylight backdrop, bridal table skirt.

Value $1080.00


Party Package Photobooth Hire by Black Tie Photobooths

Includes open style Photobooth Hire 3 hours

Value $700


DJ Entertainment by Ecko’s Lighting and Music Hire

Includes MC services (if required), reception entertainment as DJ, lighting for dancefloor or backdrop.

Value $1,380.00


DJ Entertainment by DJ Deb

Includes reception entertainment as DJ and lighting.

Value $700.00


Videography by Blue Tulip Imaging & Richard Windeyer Photography

Includes up to eight consecutive hours video coverage plus highlight reel

Value $2500


Engagement Portrait Session by Richard Windeyer Photography

Includes Engagement Session plus one 8×10” Fine Art Print

Value $350


Boudoir Couples Portrait Session by Mazzer Photographics

Includes Boudoir Portrait Package (1 hour shoot plus 20 images)

Value $300


Boudoir Hair & Makeup by Blushed and Beautiful

Value $300


Professional Wedding Makeup by Megen Day Makeup

Includes makeup for two people, includes lashes

Value $150


Professional Wedding Hair Styling by Jade Stevens Special Event Hairstylist

Includes upstyles / blow dry / styling for two people

Does not include cutting or colouring services.

Value $200


Wedding Cake by Abs-solutely Yum Cakes

Includes 2 tier (6 inch and 8 inch) wedding cake with simple soft finish design

Value $300


Brides and Bridesmaids dresses hire by Bliss Bridal & After 5

Includes wedding dress hire for the brides plus dress hire for up to four bridesmaids.


Grooms and Groomsmen suit hire by The Suit Up Den

Includes suit hire for the grooms plus suits hire for up to four groomsmen

Value up to $2000


Two Bouquets or Two Button Holes plus Ceremony Flowers by Feather & Stone

Includes seasonal flowers only

Value $650


Wedding Invitations & Stationery by Melissa Fay Design

Includes 50 A5 invitations with matching C5 envelope, 50 RSVP A6 cards with C6 return envelopes, and the option of either 50 Save the Date A6 cards with envelopes, or 50 Wishing Well Cards on A6 card

Value $350


One personalised Welcome To Our Wedding Signboard by Rainbow Conception

Includes personalised welcome signboard with vinyl decals (size 60 x 80cm)

Value $100


Personalised Wedding Drinking Glasses by NJB Creative Designs

Includes two personalised drinking glasses for reception

(Value $30)


Framed portrait of the couple by Armistead’s Picture Framing & Gallery