Established in March 2020, the Ballarat Marriage Registry was created to offer stress free, memorable & elegant weekday elopements & micro wedding marriage ceremonies. Partnering with two beautiful central Ballarat wedding venue locations & a stunning exclusive estate in Learmonth.
The Ballarat Marriage Registry is owned and operated by 14 time ABIA Finalist & 2021 Victorian Top 5 & Australian Top 25 Celebrant Kate Ritchie-Sexton. Kate is an expert Celebrant, highly experienced, energetic, fun and engaging.
An Authorised Marriage Celebrant since 2008, Kate's strengths lie in the ease of communication, being highly organised and her attention to detail.
A Finalist in the ABIA Awards for from 2011-2023, ranked in the Top 5 Celebrants in Victoria & the 2019 & 2022 Top 25 Celebrants in Australia.
Kate is also the Ballarat Wish Leader with nationally registered charity www.myweddingwish.org - Gifting weddings to the terminally ill and as a passionate promoter of local Ballarat Wedding businesses being the Founder of the Ballarat Wedding Collective which brings Ballarat's wonderful Wedding Vendors together in one place!
The couples of Ballarat have spoken...... and we have listened! No more travelling to Melbourne for an affordable Elopement service.....
Ballarat Marriage Registry is proud to unveil their affordable 'Elopement Wednesdays!' partnering with the stunning historic Llanfyllin House.
Conveniently located in the romantic heart of Ballarat. 💜