I am an authorised civil marriage celebrant qualified to conduct weddings, funerals and other life ceremonies.

My rates are determined by your ceremony requirements and can be tailored to suit every budget.

As a full-time celebrant, I am available for your celebration any time and any day of the week, not just weekends.

Located in Sunbury, I can perform ceremonies across Victoria (& Australia) and have done so, to date, from as close by as a private home in Sunbury, and as far away as Great Western in Victoria and Moama, just over the border in NSW.

Fee for Services

The Fee for Services includes:

  • All consultation times at my residence or a place to be agreed
  • Your Ceremony Package which includes format and relevant information
  • Personally prepared and written ceremony*
  • Preparation of your personalised ceremony including suggestions for rituals, readings, vows and music selection*
  • Preparation, completion and lodgement of all legal paperwork with the Registrar of Births, Deaths & Marriages to register your marriage
  • All communications with you -Telephone, Mailing, Emailing costs
  • Ongoing liaison to review and consolidate your ceremony
  • A Rehearsal at a mutually convenient time and location for marriage ceremonies
  • Standard travel (100km round trip)
  • Public address system for use at larger ceremonies (if required)
  • All time and travelling costs on the day of ceremony
  • Attending the venue for your ceremony, solemnising marriages and execution of relevant documentation as required
  • A presentation copy of your marriage, renewal of vows or naming day ceremony
  • Keepsake certificates for flower girls/page boys*
  • Complying in every respect with the Code of Practice and legislation

I will be able to give you a quote for my full celebrant fee once your ceremony requirements are discussed.

There are no hidden extras such as "lodgement of paperwork" fees or travel expenses.

The Fee for Services does not include:

  • Parking fees/water taxi/ferry and accommodation costs (to be invoiced after the date if incurred on the date of the wedding/ceremony)
  • Application fee for the Registered Copy of the Marriage Certificate
  • Legal letters for Immigration, Department of Foreign Affairs, Court House Applications.
  • Costume hire for theme weddings

(*conditions apply)

Wedding Ceremony

An estimation of my professional celebrant fee of services for your wedding is as follows (as at September 2016):

 

1. $200 non-refundable booking fee

The booking fee is required to secure your wedding date and includes:

  • Confirmation to act as your celebrant
  • Consultation to discuss your ceremony requirements
  • Initial advice regarding legalities
  • Lodgement of your Notice of Intended Marriage
  • Provision of the brochure "Happily Ever Before and After"
  • Ensuring the day is exclusively yours*

No other appointments will be made for that day, which ensures a relaxed environment for everyone.*

 

2. Standard Package $600* (includes booking fee)

  • Ceremony is simple and beautiful with limited personalisation
 
3. Deluxe Package $800* (includes booking fee)
  • Fully personalised and unique ceremony
  • The day is kept exclusively for your wedding
  • Participation certificates for junior members of the bridal party (as required)

(*conditions apply)

"Elopement packages" and rates for Sunbury and Surrounds are available on request.

 

Rates for Funerals and Naming Ceremonies

Funerals from $500*

Naming Ceremonies from $300*

Commitment Ceremonies / Renewal of Vows from $300*

(*conditions apply)

 

Obligation Free Interview

A mutually suitable time and place can be arranged to discuss the requirements for your celebration.

Deposit

A non-refundable booking fee is required to secure your wedding ceremony and confirm the day is exclusively yours. No other appointments will be made for that day to ensure the integrity of your celebration is maintained, and to give you flexibility with your arrangements.*

(*conditions apply)

More Information

Detailed information regarding my rates can be found under Further Information in Choosing a Celebrant and Civil Ceremonies and Comparable Wedding Services.

 

 

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
Mignon McLaughlin

Catherine Mueller

8 View Terrace
Sunbury VIC 3429
Phone: 03 9740 2964
Mobile: 0409 013 860

Testimonials

Bridget and Heath - April 2011

The relaxed nature of the ceremony was exactly what we were looking for. The time that went into designing the ceremony, so it was tailored to us, was appreciated. All...

Rob and Penny - November 2011

All our guests gave us very positive feedback. We liked that Cathy searched for so many good readings, right up until the end. Rob and Penny Seppelt Winery, Great Western – November...

Mark and Emily - November 2011

"In spite of our lack of romance and clear instructions, Cathy managed to present us and the ceremony exactly how we were envisioning. Well done! A number of guests and...

Lahiru and Melanie - March 2012

Cathy offered great advice and suggestions when we were planning our wedding. Our personal information was used appropriately within the ceremony and everything went to plan just the way we...

Belinda and Paul - March 2013

"Hi Catherine thank you so much for being part of our special day and standing steadfast through the rain! Everyone has said what a great ceremony it was, I think...

Andrew and Michelle - March 2013

"Thank you for the amazing ceremony you created for us – it seemed like only Andrew and I were there. It made the day so special. We loved adding our...

Joanne and Dominic - May 2013

"Thank you so much for giving us the most wonderful ceremony. You made our special day so relaxed and joyous, even our guests thought you were amazing. We would strongly recommend...

Frances and Rocky - July 2013

"We were married at Sherwood Receptions on the 21.07.13 by Catherine. It was an absolutely wonderful ceremony – just how we wanted it to flow. Love and peace was oozing...

Robbie and Tiffany - November 2013

"Catherine, Thanks so much for the beautiful job you did as celebrant at our wedding. It was a beautiful ceremony and you were really supportive in the lead up to...

Matty and Jesi - November 2011

Catherine married my husband and I in November 2011 in Moama. We were originally supposed to get married in Gisborne but when the kitchen of our venue burnt down we...

Peter and Beverly - March 2014

Thank you so much for a beautiful ceremony on Friday we couldn't have planned it better. Our whole family had an unforgettable time. We are very grateful for your contribution...

Mathew and Karen - September 2012

Cath gave us a wonderful celebration full of warmth and love. She made sure that it incorporated all elements that we wanted and the end result was a ceremony that...

Paul and Gemma - January 2014

Thankyou for being a part of our special day. You made our ceremony special to us and made the preparation for the day easier. Our wedding was all...

Peter and Teresa - October 2015

Peter and Teresa - Oct 2015 "Catherine performed our ceremony with great professionalism and friendliness and settled both our nerves with her pleasant voice and lovely smile....

Funeral of Robert Bragagnolo - November 2014

Thank you so very much Catherine for the beautiful memorial service you conducted today. Your empathy and compassion shone through to all family and friends as you steered us through...