Lorna Aylward       

Commonwealth Authorised Marriage Celebrant    




Sunrise/Sunset times for Perth


Sample Locations

Kings Park, West Perth



Within Kings Park there are many great locations to hold a wedding ceremony

Merv Cowan Reserve, Bolton Street, East Fremantle

A sheltered gazebo high above the river overlooking the Harbour.  Good photo opportunities during and after the ceremony. Near Bolton street.   http://www.eastfremantle.wa.gov.au


Woodloes Homestead, Woodloe Street, Cannington.


Beautiful old homestead and gardens. Authentic Historic Church Building. Ceremony can be in Garden or Church. Good photo opportunities during/after the ceremony. Call John Parker on 9451 8538

Minnawarra Park, Orchard Street, Armadale.

Beautiful Park with large bridge, lovely large shady trees and lake. Authentic Historic Church Building. Ceremony can be in Garden or Church. Good photo opportunities during and after the ceremony.


Araluen Botanical Gardens, Croyden Road, Roleystone

Beautiful Park in bush setting, with beautiful formal gardens as well. Famous for Tulip Festival. Bennett’s bridge is a beautiful bush setting, but many other spots in garden settings around the Park. Can be busy at lower levels. Good photo opportunities during and after the ceremony.

Point Walter on river at Bicton. 

Lovely setting with lovely river views. Can be busy, must rope off area you are going to Use. Good photo opportunities during and after the ceremony.


Perfumed Garden South Perth. East end South Perth Esplanade.

West end of Sir James Mitchell Park. Can be booked from the City of South Perth. Enclosed area. Good photo opportunities during and after the ceremony.

G O Edwards Park, Burswood Road, Victoria Park

Big Gazebo over Lake, easy parking, secluded area normally. Good photo opportunities during and after the ceremony.


Green Place Reserve, Chidley Point, Mosman Park.

Beautiful Park along side the river. Parking close by.  Normally secluded. Good photo opportunities during and after the ceremony. 

Harold Boas Gardens, West Perth

 A beautiful secluded park with waterfalls and lakes. Good photo opportunities during and after the ceremony. Cnr Wellington/Colin Streets.   www.cityofperth.wa.gov.au/html/ser09_parks.php#Harold


Araluen Golf Resort, Araluen   http://www.araluencc.com.au/welcome/index.mhtml

 A beautiful Venue and Reception Centre with Glorious views over Perth from the hills. Good photo opportunities during and after the ceremony.

Sample Venues

Peel Manor House, Karnup 9524 2838 www.peelmanorhouse.com.au

Carilley Estate, Herne Hill  9296 6190 www.carilleyestate.com.au

Esplanade Hotel,  Fremantle 9432 4000 www.rydges.com/esplanadefrementle

Willow Pond Reception Centre, Canning Vale 9455 1187  www.willowpond.com.au

Novotel Swan Valley Vines Resort,  Ellenbrook 9297 3000 www.vines.com.au

Joondalup Resort,  Joondalup 9400 8888  www.joondalupresort.com.au

Bridgeleigh Reception Centre, Wanneroo.  9306 1011 http://www.bridgeleigh.com.au/


Canning Town Hall Cnr George Street & Albany Highway, Cannington
This 1909 heritage building has undergone extensive renovation in time for its centenary and is now available for hire. It has a proscenium arch stage (with very limited off-stage area), main hall area capable of seating approx 150 auditorium style, a mezzanine floor overlooking the main auditorium, kitchen, servery and 2 meeting rooms. Suitable use includes conferences, product launch, performances, limited social functions, workshops, meetings. The building is air conditioned with disability access to all areas including mezzanine. Booking Information: Recreation Services - 9231 0610 during office hours.

Cottesloe Town Hall   A lovely venue in a park near Cottesloe Beach. Protected from the wind.  Playground 2 best venue, because of shade and entrance. For bookings call 9285 5000

All venues booked through relevant councils/shires or venue offices, apart from Araluen, which is booked through the Park Board. Reception Centres booked by phone or on Web page.                              


Access Restaurant information here : www.bestrestaurants.com.au/wa/perth

Access Hotel information here : www.wotif.com/hotels/australia-perth-hotels.html 


Other Parks to check out

City of Perth  9461 3333                       www.perth.wa.gov.au

Queens Gardens East Perth                     Wellington Square   

Haig Park                                                     Harold Boas Gardens   

Stirling Gardens 


City of South Perth   9474 0777          www.southperth.wa.gov.au

Sir James Mitchell Park                             South Perth Esplanade

City of Melville    9364 0666                 www.melvillecity.com.au

Heathcote Reserve                                       Point Walter Reserve

Town of Victoria Park   9311 8111       www.victoriapark.wa.gov.au

G O Edwards Park                                                                  

City of Armadale   9399 0111               www.armadale.wa.gov.au

Araluen Botanical Park                              Reg Williams Reserve

Borello Park                                                 Churchmans Brook

Fancote Park                                                Forrestdale Lake 

Rushton Park

City of Canning: 9231 0606                 www.canning.wa.gov.au

Wilson Reserve                                           Centenary Park  

Margaret Harrison Park                           Salter Point Parade

Shelley Sail Club                                        Watersby Crescent, Riverton Drive North 


City of Belmont   9477 7222              www.belmont.wa.gov.au

Adachi Park                                               Faulkner Park

Clarkson Reserve                                     Charles Patterson Park

Bardon Park                                              Tomato Lakes Park


City of Stirling  93458555                     www.stirling.wa.gov.au

Stirling Civic Gardens                              Lake Gwelup Reserve

Des Penman Reserve                                Herdsman Lake Reserve 

Clarko Reserve Trigg                          

City of Fremantle   94320 9999         www.fremantle.wa.gov.au

Esplanade Park                                           Monument Hill Reserve 

City of Joondalup  94004000          www.joondalup.wa.gov.au

Beaumaris Park, Ocean Reef                 Blue Lake Park, Joondalup  

Broadbeach Park, Hillarys                     Central Park, Joondalup 

Flinders Park, Hillarys                            Iluka Foreshore Park, Iluka  

Lacepede Park, Sorrento                        Mawson Park, Hillarys 

Neil Hawkins Park, Joondalup              Sir James McCusker Park, Iluka 

Sorrento Beach Foreshore, Sorrento   Tom Simpson Park, Mullaloo

Broadbeach Park, Hillarys                     Burns Beach Foreshore, Burns Beach 

Geneff Park, Sorrento                             Heathridge Park, Heathridge 

Iluka Foreshore Park, Iluka                   Kingsley Park, Kingsley 

MacDonald Park, Padbury                     Neil Hawkins Park, Joondalup 

Penistone Park, Greenwood                  Percy Doyle Sports Complex, Duncraig 

Picnic Cove Park, Edgewater                 Sorrento Beach Foreshore, Sorrento

Tom Simpson Park, Mullaloo                Whitfords Nodes, Hillarys 

Yanchep National Park                           Yellagonga Regional Park, Edgewater


City of Wanneroo  9405 5000            www.wanneroo.wa.gov.au

Alexander Heights Park                         Highview Park     

Adora Park                                                Ian Robbins Park       

Avila Park                                                 Kingsbridge Park    

Houghton Park                                        Brightlands Park    

Glenfine Park Litchfield Park               Peter Turner Park  

Staunton Park                                          Appleby Park   

Belvoir Park                                              Longford Park  

Warradale Park                                       Ocean Reef Beach 

Quinns Beach                                           Mindarie Beach  

City of Swan     9267 9444               www.swan.wa.gov.au 

Stirling Square, Midland                      Woodlake Park, Ellenbrook     

City of Mandurah 9550 3777      www.mandurah.wa.gov.au 

 Eastern Foreshore                                Western Foreshore      

Caterpillar Park                                     Quandong Park    

Yindana Lake Park                                Dawesville Foreshore   

Henry Sutton Grove                              Len Howard Conservation Park 

Mandurah Ocean Marina                    The Thrombolites,  Yalgorup national Park, Lake Clifton

Great Beaches

City of Wanneroo

Ocean Reef Beach                                 Burns Beach    

City of Stirling                                       Hillarys Marina

Trigg Beach

Cottesloe City Council

Cottesloe Beach

City of Fremantle

Leighton Beach                                     South Beach  

City of Rockingham

Rockingham Foreshore                       Secret Harbour Beach

Point Peron                                            Shoalwater Beach

City of Stirling

Scarborough Beach                             Waterman's Beach

Trigg Beach

City of Mandurah

Blue Bay Beach                                   Doddi's Beach                  

Falcon Bay Beach                               Marina South Harbour Bay Beach     

Melros Beach                                       Pyramid's Beach                

San Remo Beach