18th QLD ABIA Awards

Restaurant Reception

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner The Waterfront Restaurant QLD 99.98%
Finalist Riverdeck Restaurant QLD 99.91%
Finalist Summit Restaurant & Bar QLD 99.77%
Finalist Noosa Boathouse QLD 98.85%
Finalist Ebb Waterfront Dining and Cellar QLD 97.88%
Finalist Ocean View Estates QLD 97.77%
Finalist The Courthouse Restaurant QLD 97.06%
Finalist Summergrove Estate QLD 96.06%
Finalist The Lighthouse Restaurant QLD 95.68%

Marriage Celebrants

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner I Do ... For You ! Tarnya Bennett QLD 99.98%
Finalist Josh Withers QLD 99.96%
Finalist Butterfly Ceremonies QLD 99.96%
Finalist Christine Smith - Perfectly Gorgeous QLD 99.95%
Finalist Gwen Inglis Marriage Celebrant QLD 99.94%
Finalist Bill Scurry Marriage Celebrant QLD 99.94%
Finalist Donna Fornasiero CMC QLD 99.91%
Finalist Caroline Jackson-Commonwealth Registered Marriage Celebrant QLD 99.90%
Finalist Hills Celebrant Services (Natasha Hill) QLD 99.90%
Finalist Jennifer Cram Marriage Celebrant QLD 99.89%
Finalist Fusion Elements QLD 99.88%
Finalist Cheryl Kidd Marriage Celebrant QLD 99.88%
Finalist younique celebrations - Sally Glasson wedding celebrant QLD 99.77%
Finalist A Summer's Celebration: Kim-maree Summers, Celebrant QLD 99.67%
Finalist Karen Faa CMC QLD 99.64%
Finalist Mary Bruce Celebrant QLD 99.62%
Finalist Trudy McGee CMC QLD 99.31%
Finalist Geoff Mazlin - I Do Creative Ceremonies QLD 98.97%
Finalist Blue Angel Ceremonies QLD 98.84%
Finalist Natasha Lewis Marriage Celebrant QLD 98.23%
Finalist Just Married by Susie QLD 98.00%

Live Wedding Music

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner TONY GEORGE ENTERTAINMENT QLD 99.95%
Finalist Matt Fasso Entertainment QLD 99.91%
Finalist Andrea Allumay QLD 99.76%
Finalist Bassline Studios QLD 98.66%
Finalist Sex and Chocolate QLD 98.63%
Finalist Graham Hobson Entertainment QLD 97.98%
Finalist NikNat Entertainment QLD 97.96%
Finalist Amy Kate Music QLD 97.62%
Finalist Debonaire Entertainment QLD 95.60%
Finalist Nick Koschel Entertainment QLD 95.42%
Finalist Decibels Entertainment QLD 95.08%

Make-up Artist

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Lara Quinn Makeup Artist QLD 99.94%
Finalist Amanda Higl Hair & Make-up QLD 99.82%
Finalist Goddess Makeup Design NSW 99.81%
Finalist Melissa Coleman QLD 99.79%
Finalist Jessica Cagney - Makeup24-7 QLD 99.77%
Finalist Signature Creations QLD 99.61%
Finalist Tasleema Nigh - Makeup Artist QLD 99.58%
Finalist Loll Doll makeup by Lauriely QLD 99.49%
Finalist Urban Miss Makeup QLD 99.43%
Finalist Bella Brides QLD 98.66%
Finalist Sapphire Makeup & Hair Creations QLD QLD 98.32%
Finalist KJ Artistry QLD 98.06%
Finalist Tiara Bridal Artistry QLD 97.95%
Finalist Belladonna Brides QLD 97.47%
Finalist SALLYR Makeup Artist QLD 97.37%
Finalist Makeup 4 Brides | Hair 4 Brides QLD 96.78%
Finalist Sunshine Brides Hair and Makeup By Valentina Pintus QLD 96.61%
Finalist Aurum Bride QLD 96.33%
Finalist Powder Me Makeup Studio QLD 95.35%

Disc Jockey

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Cut a Rug QLD 99.93%
Finalist NikNat Entertainment QLD 99.84%
Finalist CAIRNS PREMIER ENTERTAINMENT QLD 99.82%
Finalist Explosive Entertainment QLD 99.74%
Finalist Moove It DJ's QLD 99.48%
Finalist G&M Event Group QLD 99.18%
Finalist DJ BRAD QLD 98.65%
Finalist Premier DJs QLD 97.73%
Finalist Decibels Entertainment QLD 97.36%
Finalist Darling Downs Entertainment QLD 96.22%
Finalist Lee Bevington QLD 95.61%

Reception Venue

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Maleny Manor QLD 99.91%
Finalist Eco Studio Fellini QLD 99.63%
Finalist Villa Botanica QLD 99.26%
Finalist Victoria Park Wedding Venue QLD 99.08%
Finalist Albert River Wines QLD 98.02%
Finalist Cloudland Weddings QLD 97.95%
Finalist Highfields Cultural Centre QLD 97.86%
Finalist Evergreen Garden Venue QLD 97.29%
Finalist Cedar Creek Lodges QLD 96.84%
Finalist Abbey of The Roses QLD 96.83%

Ceremony Venues

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Maleny Manor QLD 99.91%
Finalist Villa Botanica QLD 99.57%
Finalist Evergreen Garden Venue QLD 97.63%
Finalist The Courthouse Restaurant QLD 97.46%
Finalist Cloudland Weddings QLD 97.33%
Finalist Summit Restaurant & Bar QLD 97.25%
Finalist Cedar Creek Lodges QLD 97.22%
Finalist Albert River Wines QLD 97.14%
Finalist Currumbin RSL Waterside Events QLD 97.00%
Finalist Daydream Island Resort and Spa QLD 96.99%
Finalist Redland Bay Golf Club QLD 96.76%
Finalist Summergrove Estate QLD 96.64%
Finalist Abbey of The Roses QLD 96.56%
Finalist Pacific Golf Club QLD 96.55%
Finalist Ocean View Estates QLD 96.51%
Finalist An Island Hideaway QLD 96.40%
Finalist Brisbane Racing Club QLD 96.24%
Finalist Noosa Springs Golf & Spa Resort QLD 96.18%
Finalist Eco Studio Fellini QLD 95.95%
Finalist Ebb Waterfront Dining and Cellar QLD 95.56%
Finalist Avenue Sixty-Four QLD 95.48%
Finalist Clear Mountain Lodge Spa & Vineyard QLD 95.29%
Finalist Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise QLD 95.22%

Wedding Photography

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Elk and Fir QLD 99.90%
Finalist All the Love in the World Photography QLD 99.88%
Finalist Papillon Studio QLD 99.84%
Finalist Follett Photography QLD 99.68%
Finalist Kat Cherry Photography QLD 99.67%
Finalist Photography by Delcia QLD 99.63%
Finalist Bernadette Draffin Photography & Films QLD 99.57%
Finalist Life, Love & Light Images QLD 99.56%
Finalist Kylie Williams Photography QLD 99.32%
Finalist Luke Middlemiss Photography QLD 99.24%
Finalist Adella Lane Photography QLD 99.17%
Finalist Evoke Studios QLD 99.06%
Finalist Total Weddings QLD 98.99%
Finalist Poppy Lane Photography QLD 98.66%
Finalist Photography by the Pauls QLD 98.46%
Finalist Emma Nayler Photographer QLD 98.29%
Finalist Diana Wakeham Photography QLD 98.27%
Finalist Hannah Photography QLD 98.00%
Finalist Mills Photography QLD 97.98%
Finalist Kirk & Treens Wedding Photography QLD 97.69%
Finalist Dreamlife Photos & Video (Brisbane) QLD 97.23%

Couture Gown Designer

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Paddington Weddings - Bertossi Brides QLD 99.83%
Finalist Judy Copley Bridal QLD 99.54%
Finalist HollyRose Couture QLD 96.33%
Finalist Elizabeth de Varga Exclusive Fashions QLD 96.30%

Hair Stylist

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Evalyn Parsons QLD 99.83%
Finalist Coastal Style Mobile Hairdressing QLD 99.80%
Finalist Rolling Scissors Mobile Hairdressing QLD 99.72%
Finalist HAIR I COME QLD 99.71%
Finalist Hair by Nicola QLD 99.71%
Finalist Bella Brides QLD 99.62%
Finalist Aleesha Darke Hairstylist QLD 99.48%
Finalist Amanda Higl Hair & Make-up QLD 98.70%
Finalist Sapphire Makeup & Hair Creations QLD QLD 98.56%
Finalist Makeup 4 Brides | Hair 4 Brides QLD 98.43%
Finalist Tiara Bridal Artistry QLD 97.91%
Finalist Belladonna Brides QLD 97.43%
Finalist Ivory Brush QLD 97.38%
Finalist Signature Creations QLD 96.62%
Finalist Lara Quinn Makeup Artist QLD 96.14%
Finalist The Bride's Mane QLD 96.00%
Finalist Minx Contemporary Hair Boutique QLD 95.25%
Finalist Aurum Bride QLD 95.25%
Finalist Lawdy Miss Claudy Glamour Vans QLD 95.23%
Finalist Mairs Hair mobile hairdressing QLD 95.18%

Function Coordinator

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Albert River Wines QLD 99.83%
Finalist Maleny Manor QLD 99.53%
Finalist Mercure Townsville QLD 99.39%
Finalist Pacific Golf Club QLD 99.33%
Finalist Redland Bay Golf Club QLD 99.11%
Finalist Mooloolaba Beach Events QLD 98.63%
Finalist City Golf Club QLD 98.20%
Finalist Currumbin RSL Waterside Events QLD 98.15%
Finalist Coast to Country Wedding and Events QLD 98.06%
Finalist The Waterfront Restaurant QLD 98.00%
Finalist Riverdeck Restaurant QLD 97.95%
Finalist Highfields Cultural Centre QLD 97.95%
Finalist Cedar Creek Lodges QLD 97.72%
Finalist Cloudland Weddings QLD 97.60%
Finalist Summergrove Estate QLD 97.33%
Finalist Evergreen Garden Venue QLD 97.30%
Finalist Brisbane Racing Club QLD 97.24%
Finalist All About Venues QLD 97.17%
Finalist Summit Restaurant & Bar QLD 97.14%
Finalist Eco Studio Fellini QLD 97.08%
Finalist The Courthouse Restaurant QLD 97.03%

Flowers & Bouquets

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Wedding Flowers by Keren QLD 99.81%
Finalist The Bella Bloom Co. QLD 99.78%
Finalist Eufloria QLD 99.57%
Finalist Gold Coast Florist QLD 98.81%
Finalist Casa Flora QLD 98.70%
Finalist Florabunda Flowers QLD 98.43%
Finalist Northside Flower Market QLD 98.30%
Finalist First Class Functions QLD 97.01%
Finalist Unveiling Poppy QLD 96.96%
Finalist Weddings & Events Warwick QLD 96.37%
Finalist Brisbane Fresh Flowers QLD 96.25%
Finalist Leaf en Bloom QLD 95.65%
Finalist Wedding Flowers by Julia Rose QLD 95.61%

Cake Designers

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner A LITTLE CAKE PLACE QLD 99.79%
Finalist Abbolou Cakes QLD 99.58%
Finalist Merivale Cakes and Crafts QLD 99.51%
Finalist Whitsunday Baked Creations QLD 99.37%
Finalist CIC QLD 99.32%
Finalist Cakeit4U QLD 99.32%
Finalist Cakes by Simone QLD 96.63%
Finalist Hansel & Gretel Specialty Cakes QLD 96.00%
Finalist Deliciously Decadent Cake Design QLD 95.92%
Finalist Cake Excellence QLD 95.90%
Finalist The Cheesecake Shop Wynnum QLD 95.33%

Grooms Fashion

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Black Jacket Suiting QLD 99.70%

Hire & Furniture

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Event Letters QLD 99.63%
Finalist WOW Weddings Hire QLD 99.44%
Finalist Beautiful Weddings QLD 99.13%
Finalist Stradbroke Island Events QLD 97.50%
Finalist Elegant Weddings & Event Hire QLD 97.37%
Finalist Beautiful Illusions QLD 96.79%
Finalist Secret Wedding Events QLD 96.74%
Finalist Coast to Country Wedding and Events QLD 96.60%
Finalist First Class Functions QLD 96.57%
Finalist Event Illusions QLD 95.86%
Finalist Sugar & Spice Events QLD 95.50%
Finalist Complete Party & Marquee Hire QLD 95.48%
Finalist Arctic Fox Furniture Hire and Styling QLD 95.45%

Decorations & Styling

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Beautiful Weddings QLD 99.62%
Finalist Sugared Style QLD 99.57%
Finalist The Event Company Whitsundays QLD 99.29%
Finalist Weddings & Events Warwick QLD 99.03%
Finalist Elegant Weddings & Event Hire QLD 98.69%
Finalist Chandni Events QLD 98.66%
Finalist Julie D Decorates QLD 98.50%
Finalist All About Venues QLD 98.07%
Finalist Beautiful Illusions QLD 97.86%
Finalist Stradbroke Island Events QLD 97.76%
Finalist Cloud Nine Weddings QLD 97.59%
Finalist All Perfectly Planned QLD 97.55%
Finalist First Class Functions QLD 97.08%
Finalist Coast to Country Wedding and Events QLD 96.37%
Finalist A Fabulous Event Planning & Styling Specialists QLD 96.12%
Finalist Sugar & Spice Events QLD 95.84%
Finalist Fabulous Funktions QLD 95.33%
Finalist Eufloria QLD 95.00%

Photo Booth

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner In the Booth QLD QLD 99.57%
Finalist Ace Dj Hire / Ace Photo Booth Hire QLD 99.29%

Cars & Transport

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Tic Tac Tours & Our Wedding Cars QLD 99.50%
Finalist Limoso Luxury Transport QLD 99.09%
Finalist Kombi Celebrations QLD 98.99%
Finalist Noosa V.I.P. Limousines QLD 96.29%
Finalist Golden Gate Limousines QLD 95.42%

Resort Reception

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Kingfisher Bay Resort QLD 99.35%
Finalist Daydream Island Resort and Spa QLD 95.11%
Finalist Clear Mountain Lodge Spa & Vineyard QLD 95.10%

Master of Ceremonies

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner DJ BRAD QLD 99.29%
Finalist G&M Event Group QLD 98.33%
Finalist Cut a Rug QLD 98.00%
Finalist Explosive Entertainment QLD 97.85%
Finalist NikNat Entertainment QLD 97.58%
Finalist Decibels Entertainment QLD 96.89%
Finalist TONY GEORGE ENTERTAINMENT QLD 96.31%
Finalist Moove It DJ's QLD 96.00%

Wedding Videographer

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Bernadette Draffin Photography & Films QLD 99.27%
Finalist Motion Reel Films NSW 99.24%
Finalist Luke Middlemiss Photography QLD 98.25%
Finalist All Your Memories QLD 98.12%
Finalist Whitedress productions QLD 97.93%
Finalist Everlast Studios QLD 96.93%
Finalist Memento Films QLD 96.67%
Finalist Photography by the Pauls QLD 96.32%
Finalist Dreamlife Photos & Video (Brisbane) QLD 96.18%
Finalist Myfilm QLD 95.54%

Independent Wedding Consultant

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Total Weddings QLD 99.22%
Finalist All About Venues QLD 98.50%
Finalist Celebratzio Events QLD 97.86%
Finalist A Fabulous Event Planning & Styling Specialists QLD 97.17%
Finalist Coast to Country Wedding and Events QLD 96.85%
Finalist First Class Functions QLD 96.79%
Finalist Stradbroke Island Events QLD 96.79%
Finalist All Perfectly Planned QLD 96.11%
Finalist Maid of Honour Weddings QLD 95.29%
Finalist Sugared Style QLD 95.10%

Bridal Gown Boutique

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner White Lily Couture QLD 98.95%

Club Reception

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Pacific Golf Club QLD 98.87%
Finalist Currumbin RSL Waterside Events QLD 97.88%
Finalist City Golf Club QLD 96.54%
Finalist Redland Bay Golf Club QLD 96.43%
Finalist Avenue Sixty-Four QLD 96.32%
Finalist Sunshine Beach SLSC QLD 96.08%
Finalist Brisbane Racing Club QLD 96.04%
Finalist Easts QLD 95.65%
Finalist Mooloolaba Beach Events QLD 95.40%
Finalist Bilinga SLSC QLD 95.39%
Finalist Maroochydore Surf Club QLD 95.18%

Unique Wedding Ideas

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Paradise Rose Petals & Confetti QLD 98.87%
Finalist Mr Fireworks International Pty Ltd QLD 97.93%
Finalist G&M Event Group QLD 97.33%
Finalist Sterling Laser Designs QLD 96.17%
Finalist Simply Rose Petals - QLD QLD 95.12%
Finalist Event Letters QLD 95.10%

Artificial Floral Design

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner MV Designs QLD 98.75%
Finalist Beautiful Illusions QLD 95.08%

Bomboniere

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Designer Chocolates by Chocolate Works -QLD QLD 98.73%
Finalist Sweet Love Designs QLD 95.22%

Hotel Reception

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Mercure Townsville QLD 98.07%
Finalist Beach House Hotel QLD 95.35%
Finalist Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise QLD 95.18%

Ceremony Music

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Matt Fasso Entertainment QLD 98.00%
Finalist Amy Kate Music QLD 97.93%
Finalist Naomi Terashima Harpist QLD 97.89%
Finalist NikNat Entertainment QLD 97.49%
Finalist CAIRNS PREMIER ENTERTAINMENT QLD 96.88%
Finalist Decibels Entertainment QLD 95.49%
Finalist Explosive Entertainment QLD 95.33%

Entertainment Agent

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Graham Hobson Entertainment QLD 97.65%
Finalist Explosive Entertainment QLD 97.51%

Independent Wedding Caterers

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Kai Katering QLD 97.62%
Finalist First Class Functions QLD 95.13%

Bridal Accessories

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Eufloria QLD 97.46%
Finalist Wedding Flowers by Julia Rose QLD 95.22%

Invitations & Stationery

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Sweet Love Designs QLD 97.33%
Finalist Invitations by Tango Design QLD 97.30%

Bridesmaids Dresses

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Sentani QLD 97.06%
Finalist Goddess by Nature QLD 95.67%

Bridal Beauty Services

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Eternal Elegance Skin & Beauty QLD 96.57%
Finalist Signature Creations QLD 95.00%

1st Night Honeymoon

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Summergrove Estate QLD 95.80%
Finalist Cedar Creek Lodges QLD 95.44%
Finalist Albert River Wines QLD 95.01%