20 Amazing Elopement Celebrants in Australia

Elopement Celebrants Australia

The best marriage celebrant for your elopement or small wedding in Australia is right here on this list. Because although elopements might be small weddings, they’re no less momentous, and the celebrants listed here all excel at creating a wedding ceremony you’ll never forget - in a more intimate setting, without the large guest list. 

These marriage celebrants are among Australia’s most recommended elopement specialists. They create romantic, intimate and fun wedding ceremonies in a variety of formats to suit elopements from the minimum 2 witnesses up to a small guest list of around 20. 

The elopements delivered by these celebrants range from artfully crafted, fully personalised ceremonies that pay tribute to your very own love story, to short & sweet registry-style ceremonies that get the job done in record time for a record budget. The packages offered by these celebrants range from budget friendly to top of the market. 

Couples who value a highly personalised experience are best advised to enquire with celebrants who specialise in offering this level of service. They are identified below. Couples who value a more budget friendly option may prefer all-inclusive packages or legals-only style ceremonies and you’ll find several celebrants who offer these packages also identified below. 

These are the marriage celebrants you choose, when you want to give your elopement or small wedding the momentous occasion it deserves. They are the best of the best celebrants for an elopement wedding in Australia.

Explore the best elopement celebrants in:

 NSW VIC QLD WA SA ACT TAS

20 Amazing Elopement Celebrants in Australia

Best Elopement Celebrant Josh
1. Josh Withers

  • Service Area: Australia-wide
  • Ethos: Fun marriage celebrant who specialises in small weddings & elopements. His quirky, adventurous & warm personality make him one of the most sought after marriage celebrants in Australia. Will hike & does fly. A get-married-anywhere celebrant for adventurous couples.
  • Packages: Ceremony only + all-in-one elopement packages

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Best Elopement Celebrant Jac
2. Jac The Hitcher

  • Service Area: Blue Mountains & Sydney, NSW
  • Ethos: "Jac is the most daring, original and entertaining celebrant of her generation. She feeds tradition a knuckle sandwich then cranks the dial to 11!" In Jac's own words: "besides a bunch of words and several signatures, there are no rules!" 
  • Packages: Ceremony only + registry-style elopements in a barber shop with cuts & snaps included.

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best elopement celebrant sharon
3. Ceremonies With Sharon

  • Service Area: Illawarra, South Coast & Southern Highlands, NSW
  • Ethos: "There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved." Relaxed and fun celebrant with a penchant for motorsport and true crime podcasts. Provides you with a questionnaire & crafts a personal story from your answers.
  • Packages: Ceremony only packages

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best elopement celebrant kerri
4. Kerri Watkins

  • Service Area: Brisbane & Moreton Island, QLD
  • Ethos: "Let all that you do, be done in love... Your day, your way." Marriage celebrant that brings the love, tears and laughter. Speaks words that reflect you and your way of life. Ask about unique all-inclusive elopement packages on Moreton Island. 
  • Packages: Full ceremony with personal journey + legals only option

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best elopement celebrants holy
5. Holymatrimonty

  • Service Area: Australia-wide
  • Ethos: If you're after a crackin' good time & view your wedding ceremony as the crucial starting point, the mood maker, the tone setter for the best day of your life, then Monty is your man. Yes he brings his whip. Yes, he uses it.  
  • Packages: 15 minute fully personalised ceremonies with no boring bits

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best elopement celebrants hitched
6. Mel - Hitched in the Hunter

  • Service Area: Hunter Valley & Newcastle, NSW
  • Ethos: "Celebrate your epic love story. Because all the best weddings do."  Elopements feature a narrative of your love story and are a celebration of where you have come from and where you are heading towards. Mel was previously a social worker & now performs many elopements at small venues in the Hunter Valley like Goosewing Cottage.
  • Packages: Full ceremonies + legals only (in 153 words)

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best elopement celebrant thomson
7. Oliver Thomson

  • Service Area: Australia-wide
  • Ethos: Delivers highly-engaging ceremonies that are personalised, relaxed, appropriately funny but still perfectly balanced with a healthy dose of sentiment. A modern-minded celebrant who marries all loving couples who want a unique ceremony with a touch of humour and hint of cheek. Oliver can also deliver your wedding ceremony in Japanese.
    Packages: Fully personalised ceremonies

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best elopement celebrant sue
8. Celebrant Sue

  • Service Area: Gold Coast, QLD
  • Ethos: Personalised wedding ceremonies that join you ‘together forever’ in the most individual and meaningful way possible. Serious or light-hearted marriage ceremonies, the choice is yours.
  • Packages: Ceremony only + affordable elopement packages with photographer & stylist

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best elopement celebrants ruth
9. Ruth Matos

  • Service Area: Greater Sydney, NSW
  • Ethos: Quirky, fun-loving marriage celebrant who crafts personal & unique ceremonies for couples who want a quick but meaningful elopement.
  • Packages: Quick & easy ceremonies

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best elopement celebrants pen
10. Celebrations by Penelope

  • Service Area: Adelaide, SA
  • Ethos: Experience marriage celebrant with 400+ wedding ceremonies & elopements to her name.  Penelope is a joy creator and an embracer of joy in every way. Joyful elopements in South Australia.
  • Packages: Full length ceremonies

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best elopement celebrants nat
11. Nat Sproal

  • Service Area: Greater Melbourne, VIC
  • Ethos: Heart, soul & a dash of rock'n'roll. Warm, genuine and a bit cheeky, Nat serves up fun, relaxed ceremonies full of heart, laughter and good vibes. A seasoned traveller & foodie who loves good tunes.
  • Packages: Ceremony only + weekday all-inclusive elopement packages for 20 - 100 guests @ Noisy Ritual

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best elopement celebrants love
12. Connie Radecker

  • Service Area: WA - Greater Perth
  • Ethos: Low key, intimate elopement ceremonies that are bespoke and include the telling of your personal love story.
  • Packages: Personalised elopement or legals only

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best elopement celebrants Cara
13. Cara - Modern Love Ceremonies

  • Service Area: Byron Bay, NSW
  • Ethos: Cara is a strong public speaker having worked in the arts doing voice overs and theatre acting. Weekday and off-peak weekend elopements in a fun style. 
  • Packages: Personalised full ceremony or legals only

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best elopement celebrants zilber
14. Judy Zilber

  • Service Area: Australian Capital Territory
  • Ethos: Traditional marriage ceremonies by a fun and well organised celebrant with decades of experience.
  • Packages: Full elopement ceremonies or legals only

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best elopement celebrant dan
15. Dan Ford

  • Service Area: Sunshine Coast, QLD
  • Ethos: Vibrant, sincere and young spirited marriage celebrant who will perform elopements anywhere in Australia. 
  • Packages: Custom tailored ceremony or all-inclusive package including choice of Sunshine Coast venues

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best elopement celebrant kate
16. Kate Morgan

  • Service Area: Greater Melbourne
  • Ethos: Inclusive celebrant that creates relaxed wedding ceremonies with a fun vibe. Background in PR shines through with a very engaging delivery. Passionate supporter of climate action.
  • Packages: Fully personalised elopement ceremonies

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best elopement celebrant matt
17. Matt Finch

  • Service Area: VIC + Australia-wide
  • Ethos: "When you're old, I want you to think back to your ceremony with a smile on your face." Open minded celebrant who will create a ceremony that’s right for you and your beliefs, inclusive of race, religion or lifestyle.
  • Packages: Fully personalised elopements & small marriage ceremonies

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best elopement celebrants maria
18. Maria Nizeti Italian Celebrant

  • Service Area: Greater Sydney, NSW
  • Ethos: Full time marriage celebrant who can also deliver your elopement or small wedding ceremony in Italian. Offers registry style elopements in her office or garden, or will marry you at your chosen location.
  • Packages: Ceremony + bouquet or ceremony + bouquet + photographer

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best elopement celebrants roxy
19. Roxy Hotten

  • Service Area: WA
  • Ethos: "Authenticity is key" Dog loving, wine sipping, creative marriage celebrant who believes that everything in a ceremony should have a purpose, a meaning, a realness. There are no rules, beyond the 100 required legal words. Ex Londoner and part-time music journalist. 
  • Packages: Fully personalised 25 - 35 minute ceremonies, shorter 15 minutes ceremonies or 5 minute legals only

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best elopement celebrants leah
20. Love Leah Celebrant

  • Service Area: Greater Melbourne
  • Ethos: "If you say cocktail, I'm there. My parents rock & I would do anything for a friend." Leah is your elopement bestie till death do you part.
  • Packages: Fully customised ceremony or legals only at your place

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Find the best marriage celebrant for your elopement in any state in Australia. 

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