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6 Key Questions To Ask Any Celebrant
It is essential you ask the right questions

1 "Are you Insured?"
It is staggering the number of celebrants who maintain no insurance cover.

2 "What are you there for?"
Some feel all they need to provide is a 10-15-minute Registry style ceremony. Many clients want more than that.

3 Do you have a PA?"
A major issue given the number of celebrants who think they have a good voice and won't purchase a PA.

4 "Do you offer choice?"
If all you want is a Registry style wedding, fine. If you want choice, is your celebrant able to not only give you what you want, but deliver it as you want.

5 "Is your passion full-time?"
Is this the celebrant's full-time income?

6 "Are you in a Professional celebrant association?"
This is essential, since it is generally the prime means where celebrants have constant access to professional education updates apart from their annual one-day Ongoing Professional Development course.
 
 
 

Imagine the scene...
• Your trusted celebrant has completed his setup.
• His PA system is in place, his signing table is setup.
• The guests are full of anticipation for what's about to happen.
• Your vehicle arrives out front.
• You are greeted by Celebrant Philip Greentree, who makes sure you are calm & ready, before returning to await your entry.

• Now, it's time. The entry music is playing, you give the signal and your procession commences.....


Over a Decade of Experience
Dr Philip Clendon Greentree brings with him years of experience in public speaking,
Over 13-years as a professional celebrant.
Most comment on his knowledge and eagerness to ensure that everything is as it should be with his ceremonies


A Very Different Celebrant
Philip Greentree is not your usual, every-day Marriage Celebrant.
• He is not hamstrung by the fires of conservatism,
• He enjoys giving you what you want, and
• He loves his work with a passion.


Philip Greentree's ceremonies are more than a ceremony, they are an event

PA systemProfessional PA System
A state-of-the-art system. Multiple wireless mikes. If your's is a large wedding, Philip can slave his 2nd PA from the first, ensuring everyone hears.
ceremony tableSigning Table
Philip provides a small table complete with table cloths.

Ritual kits
Several ritual kits are supplied as standard. Ask Philip.

Above all else, this is YOUR day and Philip seeks to achieve that in his professional but easy style.


The Elopement Specialist
Are you eloping or sneaking away for a private wedding in Port Stephens or the Hunter Vineyards?
Philip is available weekdays as well. Ask Philip for his special rate for marrying in his garden or home.
Will Celebrant Philip Travel?
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Yes!
Anywhere in Australia. With 5 daily return flights to Melbourne, 8 to Brisbane, even Canberra, Dubbo, Coffs Harbour & Byron Bay daily, travel from Newcastle-Port Stephens Airport is a breeze.

A Reference from among many...
Brendon & Neroli
Brendon & Neroli
Grand Mercure, Pokolbin

"Brendan and I would like to take the opportunity to say a very big, heartfelt Thank you to you for doing such a wonderful job at our wedding on Saturday. We are really happy to be married and very pleased with how well the ceremony and also the rest of the day / night went.

The ceremony you performed was so special and even exceeded the high expectations we had. All the guests commented how unique and special the ceremony was. People loved the parents blessing, ring cleansing & handfasting ceremony particularly and also your explanation of "tying the knot".

My elderly uncle told me he had become overwhelmed with emotion during the ceremony and said it was the best wedding ceremony he had ever attended. The comments we received were overwhelming and meant so much to us. Of course the ceremony was very special and perfect to us but its nice to know that the guests felt it was really special too.

We sincerely thank you for everything. I will certainly recommend you to all other friends and family who marry in future! We really, really appreciate your wonderful work.."
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A Reference from among many...
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Rob & Francy
Barry Park, Fingal Bay

"Thank you so much for being our rock and getting us through the whole day. Our friends & family all commented on the magic & energy you put into our ceremony.

It has been fun getting to know you over the months & we have appreciated your support & patience throughout the ups 'n downs, & unexpected twists 'n turns which culminated in such an experience as yesterday. Our heart felt thanks."
Rob & Francy

 
     
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