Weddings on special days: 19/1/19

[Issued: Friday, 9 November 2018]

Two nines are better than one!

In Chinese, the number 9 sounds like ‘long lasting’. So, it is perfect for everlasting love.

We are excited to announce this very special package for couples looking to celebrate an unforgettable and official wedding on Saturday, 19 January 2019 at Sydney Harbour.

  • Please lodge your Notice of Intended Marriage by 17 December 2018 to take advantage of this package. 

​Contact us to arrange a marriage interview

To book a marriage interview with us complete the Registry weddings booking form

Special package with the NSW Marriage Registry

When you get married with us, you are choosing:

  • the formal and official means of getting married in NSW;
  • a meaningful, affordable and culturally inclusive wedding ceremony;
  • to take your vows in front of a small and intimate group of your invited guests.

Our special packages give you something extra like this vintage bus which represents an iconic piece of Sydney's history. Make your wedding more memorable by linking your new life with a part of old Sydney. 

Vintage bus and backdrop of Sydney Harbour ($999)

Get married in style with this wonderful wedding package! Your experience includes riding on one of Sydney's vintage buses and enjoying breathtaking panoramic views of beautiful Sydney Harbour and the iconic Sydney Opera House  a perfect setting for your wedding photos! It all takes under an hour, including the bus trip to and from Milsons Point station. 

The vintage bus is from 1959 (yes, 59 years old!) and is in the original green and cream livery of the Sydney bus fleet.

This unique wedding experience includes:

  • Ride from Milsons Point station (and return)  each bus has capacity for 30 guests. It is a single decker.
  • Wedding ceremony with a picture-perfect backdrop. Other guests can meet the party at the wedding location.
  • One of the Registry's own celebrants to conduct the ceremony (in English).
  • A Mandarin-speaking interpreter so your guests can follow the ceremony (if you would like this included).
  • Official marriage notice lodgement fee.
  • Official standard marriage certificate.
  • Commemorative marriage certificate with a Sydney Opera House design.

Celebration afterwards (not included): There are plenty of dining options at Milsons Point and Kirribilli (just the other side of the station). 

Find out more about getting married with us.