Announcements

Important reminders and updated running sheet

20 March 2011

Please be informed that the wedding reception at Catch Beach Club on Wednesday 6 April will now start at 7:15pm, 45 minutes earlier than previously scheduled. This is to accommodate some extra special events that have been planned for the wedding reception. Canapés and cocktails will be served from 7:15pm...

Michael & Chantelle’s wedding to be broadcast live on Twitter

14 March 2011

Anyone with an Internet connection will now be able to keep up to date with all the latest developments as they happen during Michael & Chantelle’s wedding thanks to their live Twitter report of the wedding week. All their followers will now be able to track Michael & Chantelle hour by hour through their live tweets which will be broadcast during the entire wedding week...

100,000 website hits and counting for ourwedding2011.com

13 March 2011

Website traffic statistics reveal more than 2600 people from more than 25 countries around the world have visited ourwedding2011.com since it was launched in August 2009, greatly surpassing expectations. The website has just reached 100,000 hits, with all users downloading a combined total of more than 1.5 gigabytes worth of content from the website...

Fifty days to go

13 February 2011

The excitement is building because there are now only six short weeks until the wedding with the countdown timer quickly counting down the days until the big day. Guests can now take a sneak preview of the wedding location using Twinpalms Phuket Resort’s live webcams. Twinpalms’ has two webcams, one on the beach at Catch Beach Club, and one in the resort lobby facing the main pool...

Only 12 weeks to go

9 January 2011

The big day is fast approaching and there are now less than 86 days to go until Michael and Chantelle walk down the sandy aisle on Surin Beach in Phuket. There are now approximately 50 -60 people attending our wedding, which is an outstanding response. Guests are still welcome to attend even if they haven’t RSVP’d yet...

New: Private luxury yacht cruise and pool parties

21 November 2010

Eighteen lucky guests will be invited to join Michael and Chantelle for a once in a lifetime luxury private day cruise to Phi Phi Island on-board Twinpalms’ own 76 foot yacht, Twinpalms One. This is one of two new special events Michael and Chantelle have organised for guests. The other new event is a pool party organised for all guests to attend the night before Michael & Chantelle’s wedding...

Less than 200 days to go

10 October 2010

There is now only five months till our wedding and we are kindly asking the remaining guests who have not yet RSVP’d to return their RSVP cards to help us finalise the plans for our wedding. We would also like to remind everyone about our special events, which also require an RSVP to attend...

Special events now available for booking

29 August 2010

The three special events organised by Michael & Chantelle for the week of their wedding are now available for booking. This includes the welcome cocktails on the beach on Sunday, the formal dinner on Monday, and the shopping tour on Friday...

Updated accommodation information with new rooms

17 July 2010

Twinpalms Resort Phuket has released a new room type to guests of Michael & Chantelle’s wedding, following strong interest shown by guests in choosing Twinpalms for their accommodation. Already eight Deluxe Palm rooms have been snapped up by guests, leaving only two of these rooms remaining at our reduced special offer price...

Mark Adams' Phuket trip report

10 July 2010

Michael's long-time friend and Groomsman Mark Adams departed Melbourne for London in April in search of new adventures, fun times and endless opportunities. On his way he stopped in Phuket, Thailand, to see what all the fuss was about...

Less than 300 days to go – Flight booking system now available

9 June 2010

With less than 300 days until we walk down the sandy aisle on picturesque Surin Beach, guests can now log onto our website and book their flights to Phuket. Our special flight booking system, organised and managed by Flight Centre travel agency, is now live and available for guests to lock in their flights for our wedding...

Accommodation, flight and travel information now available on the website

30 May 2010

Guests should check their mail boxes in the next couple of days because the invitations for our wedding have finally been posted! To coincide with the mailing of our invites, we have also updated our wedding website with accommodation, flight and travel information...

The countdown to the wedding begins – One year to go!

6 April 2010

There is less than one year until the start of our wedding ceremony and to celebrate this milestone we have created a teaser video to showcase what will be on offer at our wedding. A countdown timer has also been added to the homepage which displays the exact number of days, hours, minutes and seconds till the wedding starts...

March 2010 Phuket trip reports now available

4 April 2010

We’ve just arrived back from our March 2010 trip to Phuket and have now uploaded our individual trip reports to our blogs. Our trip was a huge success and we are now only weeks away from releasing all the accommodation, flight and travel information for our guests...

New Phuket holiday – March 2010

17 March 2010

We will be returning to Phuket next week to make the final arrangements for our wedding, which will be held at Twimpalms Resort Phuket on 6 April 2011. As was the case with our last trip in January, we will be again meeting with our lovely wedding planners JJ and Jom to discuss the details of our ceremony and reception, and to negotiate the best deals for our guests' accommodation...

Save the date... Wednesday 6 April 2011

26 February 2010

Following our recent trip to Phuket, we have locked in a date for our wedding. The ceremony and reception will be held on: Wednesday 6 April 2011 at Twinpalms Resort, Surin beach, Phuket, Thailand. We are currently putting together our invitations and will be mailing them out to our guests shortly. Please stay tuned to our website for all the information you will need for attending our wedding...

January 2010 Phuket trip reports now available

7 February 2010

We’ve just arrived back from our January 2010 trip to Phuket and have now uploaded our individual trip reports to our blogs. The highlight of the trip was meeting Jom and JJ from Twinpalms Phuket Resort, who will be co-coordinating our wedding...

New Phuket holiday – January 2010

6 December 2009

Just a quick announcement to let everyone know we will be traveling to Phuket in January 2010 to help us plan our wedding. Phuket has been high on our lists of destinations for our wedding, and we have been in email contact with a few hotels in Phuket about hosting our wedding...

Merry Christmas and a happy new year

22 November 2009

As 2009 comes to a close, we would like to wish everyone a merry Christmas and best wishes for the New Year. Please watch our Christmas jingle, created for your enjoyment...

The engagement party

12 September 2009

We would like to say a big thank you to everyone who attended our engagement party on Saturday 12 September 2009. Family and friends from across the country came together in Melbourne to celebrate our engagement at the wonderful Sydney Road restaurant, La Paella...

Planning our engagement party

21 August 2009

The invitations for our engagement party were sent in the post in early August and preparations for the big event are well under way. We have chosen Moroccan restaurant La Paella, located at 217 Sydney Road Brunswick, as the venue for our engagement party...

Launching our website

20 August 2009

Thank you for visiting our wedding website. We decided to create a website dedicated to our wedding so we could share our excitement leading up to the big day with everyone we know...