A Little or A Lot


We believe every wedding can benefit from having the involvement of a Wedding Designer or Co-ordinator even if it is just for on the day piece of mind.



Every wedding is unique and should be tailor made to your vision, leaving you stress-free to experience your perfect memorable day.

We know where to source exactly what you’re looking for and how to put it together.  We give you continuity – one main point of contact who is a dependable local resource throughout your planning.

On the Day Co-ordination

For couples needing extra hands and help in the build up to their big day (or if it all gets too much and you need support) we offer ‘wedding week’  as well as ‘wedding day’ assistance.

We can:

  • Coordinate with wedding suppliers
  • Ensure timings are realistic
  • Produce and distribute the ‘Wedding Day Schedule’
Wedding Hire
  • Oversee the set-up
  • Arrange clearing up of the event
  • Even keep you up-to-date with the weather forecasts & alter last minute arrangements to accommodate every eventuality

On the day of your wedding we will oversee the celebration and manage every aspect so you can relax and enjoy your day knowing everything is being arranged exactly as you desired.

Wedding & Event Hire

Tekapo Weddings also incorporates La De Da Wedding & Event Hire which is based in Lake Tekapo.  We have a huge variety of hire and sale items from vases, lights and candles right through to table linen, swagging and topiary trees.  You can find all the wedding inspiration you need at:   


Wedding Hire Seats

Romantic Magic Package

Romantic Magic

In this package imagine...

An intimate church service at the beautiful Church of the Good Shepherd followed by photos in this picturesque location alongside the turquoise water of the lake.  A boat arrives and you are whisked across the lake to a secluded spot where a sumptuous meal is created by Tekapo Cruises. You sit down to fine dining amongst the unbelievable grandeur of Lake Tekapo.  A slow boat cruise home completes the perfect romantic day.

A little or a lot, it’s your choice:

  • Minister and organist
  • Photographer or videographer
  • Lake cruise transfers
  • Chef, meal and table setting

You might like to consider adding in:

  • An expanded tour of the lake

Tekapo Spectacular Package

Tekapo Spectacular

In this package imagine...

A lakeside wedding ceremony with your closest friends....everyone gathers against the incomparable backdrop of the Mackenzie Country and your service starts.   Celebrations commence with champagne followed by a picnic hamper being thrown open with a selection of the finest hors d'oeuvres the South Island has to offer. 

A helicopter arrives to fly you and your wedding party high onto the top of one of the majestic peaks of the Southern Alps.  Your photos will capture this breathtaking scene before you're whisked away to enjoy more of the surrounding scenery before returning to Tekapo village.

A little or a lot, it’s your choice:

  • Celebrant and witnesses
  • Photographer or videographer
  • Helicopter flights
  • Picnic, hamper and rugs

You might like to consider adding in:

  • Taking an extended scenic helicopter flight
  • Evening stargazing tour at Earth & Sky

Elegant Sophistication Package

Elegant Sophistication

In this package imagine...

You and an intimate group of your closest friends and/or family will enjoy a private gourmet dinner cooked by a personal chef at your accommodation in Tekapo.  This would be followed by a relaxing evening before the wedding day.  With your ceremony either at your house or on the lakeside, be married with a backdrop of stunning Tekapo views.

Celebrate with a glass of champagne at the conclusion of your ceremony followed by a selection of gourmet canapes. 

 A little or a lot, it’s your choice:

  • Celebrant and witnesses
  • Photographer and/or videographer
  • Assistance with accommodation bookings

You might like to consider adding in:

  • Private massage or beauty treatment
  • Scenic flight for you and your guests
  • Evening tour of stunning Tekapo skies
  • A tasting of some of Mackenzie's local cuisine

Daisy Chains Package

Daisy Chains

In this package imagine...

Simple and elegant, a wedding set against the majestic backdrop of Lake Tekapo and the Southern Alps where your service takes place right on the lakeside under a sun drenched sky.  The guests assemble and mingle amongst the natural surroundings that run along the lake's edge and as the service starts the backdrop becomes the brilliant turquoise water and soaring peaks of the Southern Alps.

Music and laughter fill the air as champagne is popped, toasts are offered and the celebrations begin.  Picnic rugs laid in the grass have gorgeous hampers, overflowing with the best food the South Island has to offer for everyone to savour and enjoy.  Natural, simple, elegant.

A little or a lot, it’s your choice:

  • Celebrant and witnesses
  • Photographer and/or videographer
  • Refreshments and hors d'oeuvres at the ceremony  

You might like to consider adding in:

  • A small marquee or umbrellas with table and chairs
  • A dance at a local venue after the wedding reception


We can also help you with other things you might need that will tie the ends together...

  • Hair and make-up
  • Flowers for the bride and her attendants
  • A wedding cake
  • Music for the ceremony
  • Scenic flights
  • Wedding or suit hire
  • Wedding accessories hire or buy
  • A live band at the reception or dance
  • Theming or decorations
  • A meal or get together the day after
  • Accommodation for guests
  • Massage or beauty treatment
  • Transport to the wedding service