Monday, August 29, 2011


Catalina has hosted some of Sydney’s most spectacular private and corporate events. With an uninterrupted 180 degree Sydney Harbour view, the versatile layout of the restaurant lends itself to exclusive use for:

- Cocktail functions for up to 250 people.
- Formal sit-down dinner for up to 150 people (130 with dance Floor).
- Less formal 'Travelling entrée', followed by sit-down main course and dessert.
- Dégustation lunch or dinner with matching wines.

All functions feature restaurant quality food derived from Catalina's a la carte menus, and impeccable, professional service. 

Catalina also regularly hosts smaller sit-down groups from 13-50 people in areas within the restaurant itself. Tables are grouped together; menus, place cards and wines organised; and clients' needs individually assessed and accommodated.

Catalina has a dedicated, experienced function and wedding co-ordinator who consults closely with the client, is creative and personable, and gives complete attention to every detail. 

Visit Catalina for further details.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

KUKU 2011/12 Summer Collection Launch

Hot off the heels of announcing their upcoming collaboration with Jessica Mauboy, Australian fashion label KUKU will be launching their Summer 2011/12 collections with a show at Piano Room this Friday 26th August. 

Piano Room will be providing complimentary champagne and canapés from 8pm - 10pm for very special guests.

Be sure to RSVP to if you wish to attend.

LIVE performance by Giggly Rose, the Winners of Piano Rooms Singer Song Writer Competition. Plus Djs Robbie Santiago, August & Matt Sav.

Monday, August 22, 2011

Edible Creations

Edible Creations specialise in custom made cakes, cupcakes and gingerbread for all of life’s special occasions. Renowned for quality products and meticulous attention to detail Edible Creations's clients can expect their creation to be a talking point amongst their guests. 

The Edible Creations studio is situated in Warrimoo in the lower Blue Mountains, offering a hospitable environment to discuss your needs.

Edible Creations's cakes are meticulously handcrafted by the creative and talented team, giving each cake the attention it deserves from baking through to delivery. The orders are limited to ensure that they can give their valued clients the quality they deserve and have come to expect from Edible Creations

The cakes taste every bit as good as they look. Each cake is layered and covered with chocolate ganache that perfectly compliment the wide variety of cake flavours on offer.

Friday, August 19, 2011

Flying Fish

The Flying Fish presents a beautiful destination to host a wedding and offers range of individual dining and entertaining options. Choose from a sit down style reception with a capacity of up to 140 guests, or 199 cocktail-style, utilising the entire venue, or for more intimate numbers the upstairs loft-style dining room offers a capacity for 150 guests sit-down or 60 seated upstair and 80 canape style. 

Surrounded by breathtaking views of Sydney Harbour, the Flying Fish has been constructed from this original heritage wharf site and blends a contemporary mix of design highlights to deliver a new and unique Sydney dining experience.

The Flying Fish team offers warm, friendly and professional service and can assist with individually tailoring your event exclusively to meet your needs.
Wine Room 
The Wine Room is a magnificent two-storey loft private dining space, situated on the ground floor with a capacity to host up to 30 guests on one table, it features an impressive six-metre floor to ceiling working wine cellar.

This interactive space is concealed behind frosted glass walls and is ideal for all levels of corporate or private dining functions and events. A rectangular shaped dining table rests upon a hand woven leather carpet, inlaid on polished concrete, whilst overhead warm light filters from a striking custom-made glass pendant sculpture, suspended high above from the ceiling.

Other features include artworks by Australian artist Mark Venice; he has been commissioned to paint a two metre high, bi-folding standing screen. An adjoining outdoor terrace is available for pre and post lunch/dinner drinks.
The Arcadia Room
Arcadia Room 
Is a stylish and intimate dining space situated on the first floor of the restaurant, designed to host up to twenty guests, on two tables, for private, corporate and boardroom entertaining.

The Arcadia Room offers a warm space with its original timber beams and steel trusses subtly lit from above; this room promotes a wonderful vantage point to take in the full essence of Flying Fish and its striking surrounding harbour views.

Other features include heritage timber-slatted walls; classic boxed framed windows and original flooring, each positioned alongside a collection of modern artworks. Views of the six-metre high working wine cellar can also be taken in from here.

Visit Flying Fish

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Harlow by Lisa Gowing

We have fallen in love with Lisa Gowing's Harlow gown. This elegant ivory silk gown with Italian leaf lace overlay on the bodice features a high boat-neckline, lace edging on shoulders and low plunging back and softly pleated liquid silk skirt with sweeping train. Perfect for any bride!

Visit Lisa Gowing

Monday, August 15, 2011

Lauriston House

Built in 1887, Lauriston House is heritage-listed and features open fireplaces, a private bridal room, a dining room with dance floor and an elegant lounge area. It provides a stunning backdrop to your wedding reception and exudes a warm ambience for you and your guests.

The gardens offer the ideal setting for your marriage ceremony, wedding photos or pre-dinner drinks. Make a breath-taking entrance to your ceremony by walking down the 60-foot aisle from the house to the Victorian wrought-iron gazebo, past the beautiful cherry blossoms and exquisite fountain.

The main dining room caters for up to 200 seated guests - arrangements can be made for smaller more intimate functions or larger cocktails style celebrations.

Friday, August 12, 2011

Frances Dunn Florist

With more than 40 years in business Frances Dunn Florist have worked on thousands and thousands of weddings and have received many awards in the bridal industry. Frances Dunn Florist specialise in all flowers for your special day, bouquets, buttonholes, corsages and wristlets to decorating your ceremony and reception venue. Frances Dunn Florist believe each wedding is unique and the team will work closely with you to design and develop on your ideas of your personal style and theme. There is a bridal room which is used to display Frances Dunn Florist's portfolio of works and samples. 

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Romeo's Chair

Romeo's Chair, is a leading Sydney wedding and event decoration company, who has delivered amazing designs to thousands of weddings and events for many years. With innovative designs and unique concepts, Romeo's Chair offers a comprehensive service for weddings, corporate and special events.

As specialists in event and wedding decorations, Romeo's Chair also offers an extensive range of unique décor hire items, ensuring that you are able to find everything for your big day. Products include magnificent table centrepieces, glassware, quality table linen, chair coverings, draping, lighting, props, furniture and much more.

Visit Romeo's Chair to view the wedding gallery.

Monday, August 1, 2011

Romantic Ruffles

For a stylish, feminine touch play with the texture of your wedding cake and incorporate romantic ruffles, just like this one from Sweet Bloom Cakes. Featuring soft pink ruffles perfect for a spring wedding.