9th NSW ABIA Awards

Wedding Photography

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Collections Photography QLD 99.84%
Finalist Studio Zanetti NSW 99.45%
Finalist Richard Alaba Photography NSW 99.06%
Finalist Fresh Images By Rose NSW 98.24%
Finalist Arrow Photography NSW 98.12%
Finalist Say Cheese Film & Video Productions NSW 98.12%
Finalist Diverze Photography NSW 97.75%
Finalist Davina Murray Photography NSW 97.19%
Finalist Grant Schwarz Photography NSW 97.17%
Finalist Imagine Imagery Photography NSW 96.44%
Finalist APPA Arts NSW 96.31%
Finalist Darlene Andrews Photography NSW 95.78%
Finalist New Creations NSW 95.66%
Finalist Sydney Photography NSW 95.01%
Finalist Helen Kelly Photography NSW 95.00%
Finalist Raoul Tackelburg Photography NSW 95.00%
Finalist Handprint Photography NSW 94.88%
Finalist Classic Photography NSW 94.42%
Finalist Glenn Duffus Photography NSW 94.33%
Finalist Nicole Anderson Photography NSW 94.15%
Finalist SOHO Photography NSW 94.14%
Finalist Photography By Pippin NSW 93.97%
Finalist Dianne Watson Photography NSW 93.92%
Finalist Collective Studio NSW 93.92%
Finalist Summit Photography NSW 93.86%
Finalist Alan Dadban Photography NSW 93.83%
Finalist Brad Young Bridal Photography NSW 93.75%
Finalist Wicked Images NSW 93.73%
Finalist Hollywood Studio's NSW 93.63%
Finalist Daryl Charles Photography NSW 93.50%
Finalist 93.39%
Finalist RV Photography NSW 93.39%
Finalist Mike Locker NSW 93.33%
Finalist 93.31%
Finalist 93.28%
Finalist Inlighten Photography NSW 93.25%
Finalist Sabino Mena Borreto Photography NSW 93.19%
Finalist The Melba Studios NSW 93.14%
Finalist Mark Newcombe Photography NSW 93.13%
Finalist Divinity Photography & Video NSW 93.04%
Finalist Marions Photographics NSW 92.98%
Finalist DC Photography NSW 92.72%
Finalist Deyan Photography NSW 92.64%
Finalist LB Photography NSW 92.53%
Finalist Take One Studios NSW 92.53%
Finalist 92.47%
Finalist Pro Photography NSW 92.31%
Finalist 92.03%
Finalist 91.89%
Finalist Premier Wedding Photography & Video NSW 91.56%
Finalist Society Photography NSW 91.47%
Finalist Blumenthal Photography NSW 91.20%
Finalist Creek Street Photography NSW 91.12%
Finalist Diamond Photography and video NSW 91.05%
Finalist Starr Photography NSW 90.92%
Finalist Carlton Studios NSW 90.83%
Finalist DMT Photography NSW 90.60%
Finalist D & V Photography NSW 90.40%

Function Coordinator

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Belhaven Manor NSW 99.67%
Finalist Cropley House NSW 97.10%
Finalist WatersEdge Restaurant NSW 96.67%
Finalist Villa Rosa Reception Lounge NSW 96.49%
Finalist L'Aqua NSW 96.31%
Finalist PARKROYAL Parramatta NSW 96.25%
Finalist Monash Country Club NSW 96.21%
Finalist Dockside Darling Harbour NSW 96.00%
Finalist The Colebee Centre NSW 95.11%
Finalist Newport Mirage NSW 95.04%
Finalist Long Reef Golf Club NSW 94.50%
Finalist Swiss Grand Resort and Spa NSW 94.14%
Finalist Mandalay Function Centre NSW 94.05%
Finalist Manly Golf Club NSW 93.71%
Finalist Italian Village NSW 93.66%
Finalist Carrington Hotel NSW 92.61%

Reception Venue

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner L'Aqua NSW 99.60%
Finalist Villa Rosa Reception Lounge NSW 99.34%
Finalist Belhaven Manor NSW 99.33%
Finalist The Colebee Centre NSW 99.25%
Finalist Dockside Darling Harbour NSW 98.86%
Finalist The Gardens on Forest NSW 97.82%
Finalist Mandalay Function Centre NSW 97.46%
Finalist The Falls Function Centre NSW 97.25%
Finalist Cropley House NSW 96.32%
Finalist Conca Dor'a Lounge NSW 96.10%
Finalist Dunbar House NSW 95.69%
Finalist Le Montage - Navarra Venues NSW 95.28%
Finalist Doltone House - Sylvania Waters NSW 95.26%
Finalist Castel D'oro Function Centre NSW 94.70%
Finalist Mediterranean House NSW 94.47%
Finalist Eschol Park House NSW 94.22%
Finalist Araluen Function Centre NSW 93.72%
Finalist 93.58%
Finalist Athol Hall NSW 93.53%
Finalist Belgenny Farm NSW 93.50%
Finalist Oatlands House - Navarra Venues NSW 93.45%
Finalist Venus Reception Centre NSW 93.42%
Finalist Allegro Function Centre NSW 93.04%
Finalist Victoria House Function Centre NSW 92.89%
Finalist Oakville House NSW 92.72%
Finalist The Hills Lodge NSW 92.50%
Finalist Lauriston House NSW 92.36%
Finalist Newcastle City Hall NSW 91.64%
Finalist Curzon Hall - Navarra Venues NSW 91.37%
Finalist Clarence House NSW 90.27%

Cars & Transport

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Openair Wedding Cars NSW 99.51%
Finalist Prestige Wedding Cars NSW 98.59%
Finalist Absolute Vintage Elegance NSW 97.90%
Finalist Elite Bridal Cars NSW 95.54%
Finalist Roll Up In A Rolls NSW 95.10%
Finalist HF Wedding & Hire Cars NSW 94.86%
Finalist Variety Wedding Cars NSW 94.60%
Finalist 7th Heaven Wedding Cars NSW 94.58%
Finalist Brentwood Limousines NSW 94.52%
Finalist Finest Wedding Cars NSW 94.48%
Finalist Silver Cloud Wedding Cars NSW 94.33%
Finalist King Of The Cats Limousines NSW 94.17%
Finalist Classic Bridal Cars NSW 94.00%
Finalist AAA Limousines NSW 93.83%
Finalist Mosman Wedding Cars NSW 93.83%
Finalist Able Classic Wedding Cars NSW 93.31%
Finalist Wild Weddings NSW 92.25%
Finalist First National Limousines Greenacre NSW 91.92%
Finalist Monterey Classic Convertibles NSW 91.56%

Couture Gown Designer

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Bizzaro Bridal Couture NSW 99.43%
Finalist Personalised Weddings Couture NSW 98.56%
Finalist Culture Bridal Couture NSW 97.14%
Finalist Karen Willis Holmes NSW 95.28%
Finalist Evermore Bridal NSW 94.67%
Finalist Sarah Devine Designs NSW 94.56%
Finalist Epoq Bridal NSW 94.21%
Finalist Velani By Nikki NSW 94.00%
Finalist Zoe Marie NSW 93.82%
Finalist Collette Dinnigan NSW 93.50%
Finalist Peretti Bridal Design NSW 93.41%
Finalist Jean Fox NSW 93.17%
Finalist 92.94%
Finalist Millani Bridal NSW 92.85%
Finalist Steven Khalil NSW 91.69%
Finalist Chloe's Bridal NSW 91.61%
Finalist 91.50%

Make-up Artist

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Allure Make Up NSW 99.33%
Finalist Beauty Boutique NSW 95.85%
Finalist Dearne's Mobile Hair & Beauty NSW 95.17%
Finalist A Natural Look/ Glamour NSW 94.88%
Finalist Jay Jay Rauwenhoff Hair & make Up NSW 94.17%
Finalist Simone Smith-Downing NSW 94.06%
Finalist Making Faces Make Up Studio NSW 93.81%
Finalist Academy Weddings NSW 93.11%
Finalist 92.53%
Finalist Beautiful Brides NSW 92.25%
Finalist Simona Janek Hair & Make Up NSW 91.33%

Restaurant Reception

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner WatersEdge Restaurant NSW 99.19%
Finalist Italian Village NSW 94.98%
Finalist Dedes Restraurant Sydney Rowing Club NSW 94.33%
Finalist Shores Restaurant NSW 93.83%
Finalist Banjo Paterson Cottage Restaurant NSW 93.75%
Finalist ORSO Bayside Restaurant NSW 93.65%
Finalist Jonah's Restaurant and Boutique Hotel NSW 93.21%
Finalist The Tearoom QVB NSW 93.06%
Finalist Manly Pier Pavillion Restaurant NSW 92.86%

Wedding Videographer

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner ARIAN FILM PRODUCTIONS NSW 99.14%
Finalist Icon Film Productions NSW 99.02%
Finalist Angel Wedding Videos NSW 98.19%
Finalist Say Cheese Film & Video Productions NSW 96.92%
Finalist 94.58%
Finalist Euro Video Productions NSW 93.61%
Finalist Exclusive Video Productions NSW 93.57%
Finalist 93.47%
Finalist Video 23 Productions NSW 93.28%
Finalist Photography & Cinema by Filmography NSW 93.06%
Finalist Metcalf Productions NSW 92.25%

Marriage Celebrants

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Beh-Roze Bilimoria CMC NSW 99.01%
Finalist Coral Kortlepel Beautiful Celebrations NSW 98.97%
Finalist Jill-Ellen Fuller CMC NSW 98.13%
Finalist Wendy Bull NSW 98.07%
Finalist Keith Lammond CMC NSW 97.15%
Finalist Wendy Haynes CMC NSW 96.00%
Finalist Lorraine Ellis CMC NSW 95.72%
Finalist Toni Richards CMC NSW 94.88%
Finalist Pauline Fawkner CMC NSW 94.86%
Finalist All Ceremonies NSW 94.53%
Finalist Vanessa Sciacca NSW 94.53%
Finalist Brian Loomes NSW 94.08%
Finalist Faye McGregor NSW 93.81%
Finalist Ian Toll CMC NSW 93.78%
Finalist Stephen Perry CMC NSW 93.52%
Finalist Deborah Jenkins CMC NSW 93.40%
Finalist Caroline Hamilton-Smith NSW 93.30%
Finalist Nicole Celeban CMC NSW 93.03%
Finalist Marilyn Collins CC NSW 92.28%

Flowers & Bouquets

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Brides in Bloom NSW 98.90%
Finalist Vesna Grasso Floral Designer NSW 97.11%
Finalist Frances Dunn Florist NSW 95.65%
Finalist Flowers by Shondell NSW 95.26%
Finalist Floradiction NSW 94.86%
Finalist Flowers For Everyone NSW 94.73%
Finalist Julie Pilcher Flowers NSW 93.92%
Finalist Peter Herd School Of Floral Design & Studio NSW 93.85%
Finalist Lilli Pilli Florist NSW 93.75%
Finalist Rambling Rose Floral Studio NSW 93.74%
Finalist 93.65%
Finalist Lily Pad Floral Design NSW 93.53%
Finalist Daisy Chains Florist NSW 93.40%
Finalist Macarthur Florists NSW 93.22%
Finalist Belflora Flower Market NSW 93.22%
Finalist Flowers on Norton NSW 93.22%
Finalist Rosa's Roses NSW 93.17%
Finalist 93.13%
Finalist Bianca's Florist NSW 93.11%
Finalist El Khair Florist NSW 92.89%
Finalist Enchanted Rose NSW 92.79%
Finalist Long Reef Flowers NSW 92.72%
Finalist 92.60%
Finalist Sweet Violets NSW 92.31%
Finalist Sincerely Yours Florist NSW 92.11%
Finalist 91.64%
Finalist Jo Reid Floral Design NSW 91.47%
Finalist 91.00%
Finalist Academy Weddings NSW 90.89%
Finalist 90.65%

Bridal Gown Boutique

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Bridal Collections NSW 98.49%
Finalist White Room Bridal NSW 97.72%
Finalist DresSense NSW 95.64%
Finalist Park Avenue Bridal NSW 94.65%
Finalist Brides Of Piccadilly NSW 93.92%
Finalist Lu Elle Bridal NSW 93.85%
Finalist Starr Weddings NSW 93.61%
Finalist Jean Fox NSW 92.97%
Finalist Bella Bridal House NSW 92.77%
Finalist Hugs For Brides NSW 92.71%
Finalist Belles & Beaux NSW 92.56%
Finalist Sweethearts Bridal (Duplicate) NSW 92.43%
Finalist Mode For Bride NSW 92.26%
Finalist Abbey Bridal Sydney NSW 92.03%
Finalist 91.85%
Finalist Marry Me Bridal NSW 90.97%
Finalist Halo Bridal NSW 90.72%

Cake Designers

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Be Enchanted Cakes NSW 98.33%
Finalist Jenny McCarthy Cake Decorating NSW 96.78%
Finalist Doy's Cakes NSW 96.33%
Finalist Wedding Cake Art NSW 95.99%
Finalist Brides in Bloom NSW 95.42%
Finalist Distinctive Cakes NSW 95.30%
Finalist Bec's Cake Creations NSW 94.45%
Finalist Van Mae's Cakes NSW 94.19%
Finalist Heavenly Cakes NSW 93.87%
Finalist Celebration Cakes NSW 93.80%
Finalist Cavallaro's Sweet Indulgence Cakes NSW 93.65%
Finalist Sugar Princess NSW 93.38%
Finalist Planet Cake NSW 93.22%
Finalist 92.94%
Finalist Modern Cake Creations NSW 92.72%
Finalist Cakes By Sarah NSW 92.58%
Finalist 92.52%
Finalist Unique Cakes NSW 92.50%
Finalist Sweet Connoisseur NSW 92.38%
Finalist Dream Cake Design NSW 91.72%
Finalist Thea Cubis Cakes NSW 91.00%
Finalist bounce - Crumbs Cake Art NSW 90.96%
Finalist Simmone Logue Fine Food Company NSW 90.93%
Finalist Delaney's Cakes NSW 90.39%

In-House Wedding Advisor

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Belhaven Manor NSW 98.24%
Finalist WatersEdge Restaurant NSW 96.67%
Finalist The Colebee Centre NSW 95.58%
Finalist Cropley House NSW 95.05%

Live Wedding Music

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner The Diane Hirlian Band NSW 98.24%
Finalist Cin Cin Entertainment NSW 92.94%
Finalist 92.25%

Disc Jockey

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Impression DJs NSW 98.21%
Finalist Dynamic Disco NSW 97.74%
Finalist 95.75%
Finalist DJ:Plus! Entertainment NSW 95.21%

Hair Stylist

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Dearne's Mobile Hair & Beauty NSW 98.08%
Finalist Lizzie Liros Hair NSW 95.94%
Finalist 94.33%
Finalist 93.89%
Finalist Strands Of Colour NSW 93.61%
Finalist Academy Weddings NSW 93.58%
Finalist Beauty Boutique NSW 92.80%
Finalist Making Faces Make Up Studio NSW 92.69%

Independent Wedding Caterers

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Flare Catering NSW 97.96%
Finalist Gema Catering NSW 96.58%
Finalist Lebanese Catering NSW 95.06%
Finalist Cropley House NSW 93.58%
Finalist The Colebee Centre NSW 93.22%
Finalist Zest Catering NSW 92.67%

Grooms Fashion

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner FormalWear Express - New South Wales NSW 97.69%
Finalist 92.88%
Finalist Peppers Formal Hire NSW 92.24%
Finalist All The Rage NSW 91.77%
Finalist 91.39%
Finalist Calabro Formal Wear NSW 91.36%
Finalist Spurling Formal Wear NSW 90.03%

Club Reception

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Bonnie Doon Golf Club NSW 97.62%
Finalist Monash Country Club NSW 97.60%
Finalist St George Motor Boat Club NSW 97.19%
Finalist Manly Golf Club NSW 96.86%
Finalist Long Reef Golf Club NSW 95.84%
Finalist Cromer Golf Club NSW 93.83%
Finalist Mona Vale Golf Club NSW 93.83%
Finalist 92.83%
Finalist Harbord Diggers Mounties Group NSW 92.80%

Hotel Reception

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner The Carrington Hotel NSW 97.44%
Finalist PARKROYAL Parramatta NSW 97.05%
Finalist Swiss Grand Resort and Spa NSW 96.88%
Finalist Rydges on Cronulla Beach NSW 94.33%
Finalist Novotel Brighton Beach NSW 93.90%
Finalist Harbourview Hotel NSW 93.50%
Finalist Observatory Hotel NSW 93.08%
Finalist Quay Grand Hotel NSW 92.17%
Finalist NOAH'S On the Beach NSW 90.11%

Decorations & Styling

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner The Wedding Decorator NSW 97.30%
Finalist Romeo's Chair NSW 96.26%
Finalist Events of Elegance NSW 95.96%
Finalist Cupids Corner Wedding Hire NSW 91.93%

Bridesmaids Dresses

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Giannak Fashions NSW 96.99%
Finalist 90.50%

Invitations & Stationery

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Abbacy Wedding Printers NSW 96.46%
Finalist 95.46%
Finalist Angels Dreaming NSW 95.00%
Finalist Astijano Design NSW 94.29%
Finalist Artwise Amazing Paper NSW 94.18%
Finalist Wildberry Designs NSW 94.03%
Finalist Personalised Weddings Couture NSW 93.63%
Finalist 92.81%
Finalist Inviti Stationary NSW 91.75%
Finalist Sequins Of Events NSW 90.64%
Finalist Pulp Creative Paper NSW 90.13%

Harbour Vessel Reception

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Luxury Yachting NSW 96.33%
Finalist Sydney Glass Island NSW 93.62%
Finalist The Pontoon NSW 92.11%

In-House M.C.

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Belhaven Manor NSW 96.24%
Finalist Cropley House NSW 96.06%
Finalist The Colebee Centre NSW 95.92%
Finalist Villa Rosa Reception Lounge NSW 95.66%

Ceremony Venues

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Cropley House NSW 96.17%
Finalist Long Reef Golf Club NSW 94.45%
Finalist Observatory Hill NSW 94.33%
Finalist The Falls Function Centre NSW 93.56%
Finalist Monash Country Club NSW 93.11%
Finalist Royal Botanic Gardens NSW 92.81%
Finalist Chinese Gardens NSW 92.25%
Finalist Newport Mirage NSW 91.00%

Jewellery Fashion

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Bizzaro Bridal Couture NSW 95.73%
Finalist Virginia Riley Designer Accessories NSW 93.48%

Hire & Furniture

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Blue Mountains Special Event Hire NSW 95.47%

Wedding Rings

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Williams The Jewellers NSW 95.07%
Finalist Gregory Jewellers NSW 95.04%
Finalist Leonards Gold & Diamond Merchants NSW 94.10%
Finalist Percy Marks Jewellers NSW 94.00%
Finalist Dracakis Jewellery NSW 93.79%
Finalist 93.70%
Finalist Christensons Jewellers NSW 93.70%
Finalist Michael Hill Jeweller NSW 93.64%
Finalist David Connor Designs Ltd NSW 93.52%
Finalist 93.42%
Finalist Jason Ree Design NSW 92.78%
Finalist Berjani Jewellery NSW 92.75%
Finalist GS Gold Shops NSW 92.69%
Finalist Cerrone Jewellers NSW 92.67%
Finalist Underwood Jewellery NSW 92.54%
Finalist 92.50%
Finalist 92.46%
Finalist Ron Crisp Jewellery NSW 91.97%
Finalist 91.47%
Finalist 91.28%

Bomboniere

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Personalised Weddings Couture NSW 95.00%
Finalist Fardoulis Chocolates NSW 93.62%
Finalist Bomboniere Factory NSW 91.25%
Finalist 90.22%

Bridal Shoes

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Amore Bridal Shoes NSW 94.55%
Finalist Panache Bridal Shoes NSW 93.60%
Finalist 92.72%

Entertainment Agent

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner EAO Entertainment NSW 94.11%

Resort Reception

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Bonville Golf Resort NSW 94.02%
Finalist Newport Mirage NSW 93.91%
Finalist Loxley On Bellbird Hill NSW 93.75%
Finalist Coach House Marina Resort NSW 93.03%
Finalist 92.31%

Honeymoon Destination

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Hayman Island Rsort NSW 93.76%
Finalist Dunk Island Resort QLD 92.81%
Finalist Brampton Island Resort QLD 92.48%
Finalist Iririki Island Resort VIC 92.02%

Unique Wedding Ideas

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner 93.63%
Finalist Butterfly Brilliance QLD 91.96%

Balloon Decorator

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Winner Balloons Balloons NSW 92.94%

1st Night Honeymoon

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Finalist Shangri-La Hotel NSW 94.32%
Finalist Westin Hotel NSW 93.08%
Finalist PARKROYAL Parramatta NSW 91.67%
Finalist Rydges on Cronulla Beach NSW 91.52%
Finalist The Sebel Pier One Sydney NSW 91.28%
Finalist Four Seasons Hotel Sydney NSW 91.20%

Master of Ceremonies

Ranking Vendor Name State Rating
Finalist WeddingMC.com.au - NSW NSW 92.71%