2020 ABIA Wedding Competition Winners

Congratulations to the winning couples of the 2020 ABIA Brides And Grooms Competition!

Find the list of ABIA BAG Winners for the Wedding Cash Prizes & Extra Giveaway Prizes below. We look forward to welcoming more engaged couples to join next year's ABIA BAG Competition from March 2021!

‚ÄčA big thank you to all the fantastic Wedding Vendors which contributed to Australia's most beloved wedding competition and a further thank you to all the couples who made this experience so much fun & so very memorable! 

If you wish to continue planning your wedding, visit the ABIA Wedding Directory to find some of Australia's best & most trustworthy wedding vendors! Or if you wish to use ABIA's wedding tools to plan your wedding, create a free account here!

 


2020 ABIA Wedding Competition Winners

 

 



ABIA BAG Competition Prizes

Major Prize
1 couple won $10,000 in Wedding Cash to spend on ABIA Vendors

State Prizes
5 couples WON $1,000 in Wedding Cash to spend on ABIA Vendors!

Bonus Prizes
140+ couples WON an extra giveaway prize, sponsored by ABIA Vendors!
 


 

ABIA Cash Prize Winners

ABIA BAG Prize  Value  Winner's Name Partner's Name
Major Wedding Cash Prize  $10,000.00 Carla Nash Barton K.
State Wedding Cash Prize (Victoria)  $1,000.00 Jayde Quinsee Tom
State Wedding Cash Prize (Queensland)  $1,000.00 Stephanie Bradley Ryan Hurley
State Wedding Cash Prize (South Australia)  $1,000.00 Erin Lane Kris N.
State Wedding Cash Prize (New South Wales)  $1,000.00 Lauren Suttie Roy V.
State Wedding Cash Prize (Western Australia)  $1,000.00 Felicia Wong Alasdair Cameron‚Äč

 

ABIA Extra Giveaway Prize Winners

*Subject to availability

Sponsor's Business Name State Giveaway  Value  Winner's Name Partner's Name
Molossi NSW Wedding Package with
place-names, table #s, and much more.
 $5,000.00 Stacey Borg Benjamin Luscombe
MTW Production NSW Videography Package
(T&C Apply)
 $4,400.00 Jesse James Jason Scerri
Twobirds Bridal NSW Voucher towards Wedding Dress.   $3,000.00 Claire Martin Glen Bissaker
Hire a Bridesmaid NSW 10 hours coordination + wedding planning.  $2,000.00 Jessica Kieft Andrew Montgomerie 
Idora Bridal NSW Voucher towards wedding dress.   $1,500.00 Rand Ruman David Armany
SRD Photography NSW Voucher towards wedding
collection or wedding package.
 $1,000.00 Melinda Koutsoukos  Jayesh Chand
SRD Photography NSW Voucher towards wedding
collection or wedding package.
 $1,000.00 Maegan Porter Joshua Forrest
SRD Photography NSW Voucher towards wedding
collection or wedding package.
 $1,000.00 Fetina Barnett  Daniel Little
SRD Photography NSW Voucher towards wedding collection or wedding package.  $1,000.00 Nicole M Steib David Kerr
SRD Photography NSW Voucher towards wedding
collection or wedding package.
 $1,000.00 Amber-Lea Austin Shannon Mahoney
SRD Photography NSW Voucher towards wedding
collection or wedding package.
 $1,000.00 Meka Paahi Brent Morgan 
SRD Photography NSW Voucher towards wedding
collection or wedding package.
 $1,000.00 Stacey Borg Benjamin Luscombe
SRD Photography NSW Voucher towards wedding
collection or wedding package.
 $1,000.00 Whitney Rose Timothy John
de lumière photography NSW 1 x pre-wedding portrait session.  $795.00 Jessica Kieft Andrew Montgomerie 
de lumière photography NSW 1 x pre-wedding portrait session. $795.00 Kris Wallace  Adam Davidson
de lumière photography NSW 1 x pre-wedding portrait session. $795.00 Tahnee Green Ryan Underwood
Newy Booth NSW Free Photo Booth for 3 hours.  $700.00 Lauren Suttie  Roy Vella 
Williams the Jewellers NSW Voucher towards Rings or Bridal Jewellery. (T&C apply)  $500.00 Danielle Francis  Zac Robinson
Pro Djs Australia NSW Free upgrade to special lighting or cloud effects.  $420.00 Amber-Lea Austin Shannon Mahoney
Pro Djs Australia NSW Free upgrade to special lighting or cloud effects.  $420.00 Meka Paahi Brent Morgan 
Pro Djs Australia NSW Free upgrade to special lighting or cloud effects.  $420.00 Melinda Koutsoukos  Jayesh Chand
Pro Djs Australia NSW Free upgrade to special lighting or cloud effects.  $420.00 Jesse James Jason Scerri
Pro Djs Australia NSW Free upgrade to special lighting or cloud effects.  $420.00 Hayden Watson Rachel Hughes
Pro Djs Australia NSW Free upgrade to special lighting or cloud effects.  $420.00 Maria Martino  Jesse Collins
Pro Djs Australia NSW Free upgrade to special lighting or cloud effects.  $420.00 Maegan Porter Joshua Forrest
Pro Djs Australia NSW Free upgrade to special lighting or cloud effects.  $420.00 Clarence Ebonia Kevin Flores
Pro Djs Australia NSW Free upgrade to special lighting or cloud effects.  $420.00 Belinda Collings  Craig Mead
Pro Djs Australia NSW Free upgrade to special lighting or cloud effects.  $420.00 Brydie Daly  Thomas Caygill 
Love Letter Sydney NSW 1 free set of 1.1 Metre-Tall Lightup Initials.   $350.00 Lauren Suttie  Roy Vella 
Marianne Fidel NSW FREE Hair & Makeup for Bride, (book 4 receive 1 free)  $350.00 Virginia Morrell Brandon Patuwai Jefford
Marianne Fidel NSW FREE Hair & Makeup for Bride, (book 4 receive 1 free)  $350.00 Amber-Lea Austin Shannon Mahoney
Marianne Fidel NSW FREE Hair & Makeup for Bride, (book 4 receive 1 free)  $350.00 Melissa Garside Joshua Lewis
Marianne Fidel NSW FREE Hair & Makeup for Bride, (book 4 receive 1 free)  $350.00 Kimberley Lucas  Tyler Jolly
Marianne Fidel NSW FREE Hair & Makeup for Bride, (book 4 receive 1 free)  $350.00 Kristy Bates Ashley Sansom
Marianne Fidel NSW FREE Hair & Makeup for Bride, (book 4 receive 1 free)  $350.00 Katherine teideman Shaun bowman
Marianne Fidel NSW FREE Hair & Makeup for Bride, (book 4 receive 1 free)  $350.00 Tahnee Green Ryan Underwood
Marianne Fidel NSW FREE Hair & Makeup for Bride, (book 4 receive 1 free)  $350.00 Candy Laurianto Joseph Park
Marianne Fidel NSW FREE Hair & Makeup for Bride, (book 4 receive 1 free)  $350.00 James Tolhurst Callum Close
Marianne Fidel NSW FREE Hair & Makeup for Bride, (book 4 receive 1 free)  $350.00 Danielle Purches Schauer Nick Targett
Jessica Pavlovic Makeup & Hair NSW Voucher for Hair & Makeup (min. 5)  $300.00 Jessica Jenneke Jake Dobrow
Jessica Pavlovic Makeup & Hair NSW Voucher for Hair & Makeup (min. 5)  $300.00 Aleksandra Pavlovic Carlos Gonzalez
Jessica Pavlovic Makeup & Hair NSW Voucher for Hair & Makeup (min. 5)  $300.00 Laura McAuliffe  Daniel 
Jessica Pavlovic Makeup & Hair NSW Voucher for Hair & Makeup (min. 5)  $300.00 Felicity Littlewood Ricardo Poletti
Jessica Pavlovic Makeup & Hair NSW Voucher for Hair & Makeup (min. 5)  $300.00 Julia Ehemann Tony Rowley
Jessica Pavlovic Makeup & Hair NSW Voucher for Hair & Makeup (min. 5)  $300.00 James Tolhurst Callum Close
Jessica Pavlovic Makeup & Hair NSW Voucher for Hair & Makeup (min. 5)  $300.00 Meagan Simpson Adam Rosenberg
LS Flower Design NSW Voucher towards flowers (min. spend)   $300.00 Maegan Porter Joshua Forrest
LS Flower Design NSW Voucher towards flowers (min. spend)  $300.00 Irene Bernabe Andrew Doyle
LS Flower Design NSW Voucher towards flowers (min. spend)  $300.00 David John Smith Elizabeth Jean Gigengack
LS Flower Design NSW Voucher towards flowers (min. spend)  $300.00 Kate Limberger  Jake Fitzgerald 
LS Flower Design NSW Voucher towards flowers (min. spend)  $300.00 Cassandra king Rodney Deighton
LS Flower Design NSW Voucher towards flowers (min. spend)  $300.00 Eilidh Donaldson Stephen 
LS Flower Design NSW Voucher towards flowers (min. spend)  $300.00 Hayden Watson Rachel Hughes
LS Flower Design NSW Voucher towards flowers (min. spend)  $300.00 Meagan Simpson Adam Rosenberg 
LS Flower Design NSW Voucher towards flowers (min. spend)  $300.00 Felicity Littlewood Ricardo Poletti
LS Flower Design NSW Voucher towards flowers (min. spend)  $300.00 James Tolhurst Callum Close
Facial Beauty - Mobile Hair and Makeup NSW Free hair and makeup trial.  $230.00 Melinda Barnes Mina Louka 
Facial Beauty - Mobile Hair and Makeup NSW Free hair and makeup trial.  $230.00 Brendan Baker Courtney Hambley
Facial Beauty - Mobile Hair and Makeup NSW Free hair and makeup trial.  $230.00 Doug James Chapman Saori Hoshino
Facial Beauty - Mobile Hair and Makeup NSW Free hair and makeup trial.  $ 230.00 Jessica Craig Stuart Kenny
Facial Beauty - Mobile Hair and Makeup NSW Free hair and makeup trial.  $ 230.00 Stacey Mannion Clinton Freeman 
Elevation Band NSW Voucher towards 1 x hour pre reception canapes music.   $ 220.00 Carla Nash Barton Keene
Style with a Twist NSW Free Bridal Hair + Bridal Beauty Survival Kit.
(min. booking of 4)
 $ 215.00 Melinda Koutsoukos  Jayesh Chand
Style with a Twist NSW Free Bridal Hair + Bridal Beauty Survival Kit.
(min. booking of 4)
 $ 215.00 Lesieli Lousi Salelavalu Ae Sua
Style with a Twist NSW Free Bridal Hair + Bridal Beauty Survival Kit.
(min. booking of 4)
 $ 215.00 Amber-Lea Austin Shannon Mahoney
Style with a Twist NSW Free Bridal Hair + Bridal Beauty Survival Kit.
(min. booking of 4)
 $ 215.00 Josie Allen Josiah Seto
Style with a Twist NSW Free Bridal Hair + Bridal Beauty Survival Kit.
(min. booking of 4)
 $ 215.00 Amina Dulic Jaiden Cachia
Style with a Twist NSW Free Bridal Hair + Bridal Beauty Survival Kit.
(min. booking of 4)
 $ 215.00 Maria Martino Jesse Collins
Style with a Twist NSW Free Bridal Hair + Bridal Beauty Survival Kit.
(min. booking of 4)
 $ 215.00 Brittany kearney Dean Robertson 
Theresa Davidson Celebrant NSW 20% off voucher towards celebrant services.   $ 140.00 Doug James Chapman Saori Hoshino
Exquisite Bridal Hair  NSW Bridal Hair Voucher
(min. 5 people)
 $ 100.00 Whitney Rose Timothy John
Exquisite Bridal Hair  NSW Bridal Hair Voucher
(min. 5 people)
 $ 100.00 Kristy Bates Ashley Sansom
Exquisite Bridal Hair  NSW Bridal Hair Voucher
(min. 5 people)
 $ 100.00 Madeleine Kehoe Kyle Rhoades
Exquisite Bridal Hair  NSW Bridal Hair Voucher
(min. 5 people)
 $ 100.00 Melissa Garside Joshua Lewis
Exquisite Bridal Hair  NSW Bridal Hair Voucher
(min. 5 people)
 $ 100.00 Melinda Koutsoukos  Jayesh Chand
Exquisite Bridal Hair  NSW

Bridal Hair Voucher 
(min. 5 people)

 $ 100.00 Emily Changizi Andrew Genova
Exquisite Bridal Hair  NSW Bridal Hair Voucher
(min. 5 people)
 $ 100.00 Emily Storey Jake Perry
Exquisite Bridal Hair  NSW Bridal Hair Voucher
(min. 5 people)
 $ 100.00 Clarence Ebonia Kevin Flores
Deseo Bridal and Evening Shoes NSW $50 voucher to be used on bridal shoes, bags & accessories. T&C apply.   $ 50.00 Stacey Borg Benjamin Luscombe
Deseo Bridal and Evening Shoes NSW $50 voucher to be used on bridal shoes, bags & accessories. T&C apply.   $ 50.00 Lauren Stoker Lee Squires
Deseo Bridal and Evening Shoes NSW $50 voucher to be used on bridal shoes, bags & accessories. T&C apply.   $ 50.00 Stephanie Segafredo James Devlin
Deseo Bridal and Evening Shoes NSW $50 voucher to be used on bridal shoes, bags & accessories. T&C apply.   $ 50.00 Lauren Suttie  Roy Vella 
Deseo Bridal and Evening Shoes NSW $50 voucher to be used on bridal shoes, bags & accessories. T&C apply.   $ 50.00 Kurt ludke Sophie Gospodarczyk
Deseo Bridal and Evening Shoes NSW $50 voucher to be used on bridal shoes, bags & accessories. T&C apply.   $ 50.00 Melinda Koutsoukos  Jayesh Chand
Deseo Bridal and Evening Shoes NSW $50 voucher to be used on bridal shoes, bags & accessories. T&C apply.   $ 50.00 Steffil Prince Arben Hizo
Deseo Bridal and Evening Shoes NSW $50 voucher to be used on bridal shoes, bags & accessories. T&C apply.   $ 50.00 Melinda Vesovski Dylan Henwood
Deseo Bridal and Evening Shoes NSW $50 voucher to be used on bridal shoes, bags & accessories. T&C apply.   $ 50.00 Natalie Savovski Michael Markovich
Deseo Bridal and Evening Shoes NSW $50 voucher to be used on bridal shoes, bags & accessories. T&C apply.   $ 50.00 Emma louise cox Dallas john Darley 
The Bower Estate QLD Voucher for  venue hire and/or accommodation by December 2021. T&C Apply.  $3,000.00 Cody-Leigh Ammenhauser  Lachlan Findlay 
The Bower Estate QLD Voucher for  venue hire and/or accommodation by December 2021. T&C Apply.  $3,000.00 Melanie Ross
Rod Noendeng Photography QLD 5 Hours of Photorgaphy with digital USB.  $1,730.00 Bethany letchford Jesse green
Boho Luxe & Co QLD Voucher towards Styling ($1500) or Full Planning ($2500). (new bookings only)  $1,000.00 Remii Horne Lachlan Gorry
Boho Luxe & Co QLD Voucher towards Styling ($1500) or Full Planning ($2500). (new bookings only)  $1,000.00 Ellie Loft Campbell Hile
Boho Luxe & Co QLD Voucher towards Styling ($1500) or Full Planning ($2500). (new bookings only)  $1,000.00 Jirin Kai Eden Cridland
Boho Luxe & Co QLD Voucher towards Styling ($1500) or Full Planning ($2500). (new bookings only)  $1,000.00 Stephanie Brownlee Gino Schouw
Boho Luxe & Co QLD Voucher towards Styling ($1500) or Full Planning ($2500). (new bookings only)  $1,000.00 Melinda Barnes Mina Louka 
imagism Photography QLD Voucher towards Wedding Photography.  $1,000.00 Amy Waite Alex Becconsall 
imagism Photography QLD Voucher towards Wedding Photography.  $1,000.00 Ashleigh Parker David Trace
imagism Photography QLD Voucher towards Wedding Photography.  $1,000.00 Doug James Chapman Saori Hoshino
imagism Photography QLD Voucher towards Wedding Photography.  $1,000.00 Jade Martell Joshua Baulch
imagism Photography QLD Voucher towards Wedding Photography.  $1,000.00 Charmaine Van Eyk  Matthew Downey
Ocean View Estates QLD Free Venue Hire.  $1,000.00 Bree-Arna Dakin Matthew Pope
U&I Creative QLD Voucher towards any package. T&C Apply  $1,000.00 Shawnii-monique Thowe  John Reynolds 
Masterpieces Photography QLD Dronography upgrade packages (book min. 4hour photo or video package)  $ 995.00 Michelle Siebuhr Jason Watkins
Masterpieces Photography QLD Dronography upgrade packages (book min. 4hour photo or video package)  $ 995.00 Brendan Baker Courtney Hambley
Masterpieces Photography QLD Dronography upgrade packages (book min. 4hour photo or video package)  $ 995.00 Hanna Arvidsson Harming  Adam Vincent Field
Masterpieces Photography QLD Dronography upgrade packages (book min. 4hour photo or video package)  $ 995.00 Laura Stanley  Jeffrey Dalton 
Masterpieces Photography QLD Dronography upgrade packages (book min. 4hour photo or video package)  $ 995.00 Andrew H Mike I
Masterpieces Photography QLD Dronography upgrade packages (book min. 4hour photo or video package)  $ 995.00 Rachael Lavan Rhys James
Masterpieces Photography QLD Dronography upgrade packages (book min. 4hour photo or video package)  $ 995.00 Tyler David Allen Brook Kirsty Leigh Whittaker
Masterpieces Photography QLD Dronography upgrade packages (book min. 4hour photo or video package)  $ 995.00 Doug Chapman Saori Hoshino 
Masterpieces Photography QLD Dronography upgrade packages (book min. 4hour photo or video package)  $ 995.00 Bethany Letchford Jesse Green
Masterpieces Photography QLD Dronography upgrade packages (book min. 4hour photo or video package)  $ 995.00 Daniel Isaac Vanessa Tonkin
Dee Weisner Peace Celebrant QLD Celebrant Services   $ 950.00 Brendan Baker Courtney Hambley
Villa Botanica QLD Free Bridal Party Hair & Makeup up to 3, when booking selected wedding venue packages.    $ 855.00 Emily Williams  Colin O'Keeffe
Th3rd dimension QLD 30 Second Wedding Video Teaser  $ 497.00 Telissa Fletcher Andrew Zaro
Dreamlife Photo & Video QLD • Free Acrylic Cover upgrade for your main wedding album;
• Must have purchased a wedding photography package along with a main wedding album.
 $ 350.00 Eden Cridland Jirin Kai
Marianne Grillo QLD Free Makeup & hair trial for the bride: Value $300 (min. of 3 people)  $ 300.00 Cassandra king Rodney Deighton
Evalyn Parsons QLD Free Bridal Hair (min. booking of 5)  $ 295.00 Hanna Arvidsson Harming  Adam Vincent Field
Say I Do With Love QLD $200 off your ceremony service (min. spend)   $ 200.00 Maddison Sirianni Brian
Glenelg Golf Club SA 1 x free service when 3+ services booked with venue. E.g. Free Ceiling decorations.  $1,350.00 Brittney Lockett  Steven Dobrilla 
Black Cherry Events SA FREE upgrade to First Dance Fireworks + Dry Ice package, with any booked DJ Package.  $1,100.00 Maria Do Joaquim Gaspar 
HAIR & MAKEUP BY CHELSEA BOERSMA SA Voucher towards hair & makeup $100 Nicole Kelly Sooty Lor
HAIR & MAKEUP BY CHELSEA BOERSMA SA Voucher towards hair & makeup  $ 100.00 Natalie Bissett  Samuel Conroy 
HAIR & MAKEUP BY CHELSEA BOERSMA SA Voucher towards hair & makeup  $ 100.00 Erin Lane Kris Nankivell
Flowers in Nature SA A Free Throw Posy (min. spend)  $ 75.00 Rebekah Cohen Camron Slessor
GB Kreative VIC Photobooth, invitations, signage & stationery.  $5,038.00 Kerry Koukoumas  Steven dendrinos 
Doux Wedding Corp VIC Vouchers towards any photography package.  $1,000.00 Jessica Gravenor Nicholas Barrack
Doux Wedding Corp VIC Vouchers towards any photography package.  $1,000.00 Kylee Briggs Tony Horvat
Doux Wedding Corp VIC Vouchers towards any photography package.  $1,000.00 Sean Taylor Breannan Harris
Doux Wedding Corp VIC Vouchers towards any photography package.  $1,000.00 Grace Taylor Mitch Simpson
Doux Wedding Corp VIC Vouchers towards any photography package.  $1,000.00 Eunsoo Courtney Lee Brendan Choi 
Cake Me Crazy VIC Voucher towards Wedding Cake (min.spend)  $ 300.00 Sara Coviello  Evan 
Flowers By Ola VIC Voucher toward any wedding flower package (min. spend)   $ 250.00 Skye Stewart Aaron Collins
Sydney Celebrant Service VIC Free upgrade to include live streaming/recording of your wedding ceremony  $ 150.00 Belinda Collings  Craig Mead
Tamara Little Photography VIC $100 off photography packages of 8 hours or more  $ 100.00 Kristiana King Andrew Patti
Cloud Imagery WA 50% off Full Day Photo + Video package.  $4,325.00 Annika Dhu Anthony Wedding
D Artistry Workz WA Free engagement shoot with photography booking.  $ 600.00 Jazmyn Save  Andreas Bornecke 
Castle Media WA Free drone footage when booking a wedding videography package  $ 300.00 Laura Kelly Samuel Terepai