Take the stress out of planning your small weekday wedding, by booking an all-in-one Micro Wedding package from North Canterbury Weddings‘ venue Bramble Grove.

We make it easy for any couple wanting an intimate and affordable wedding from as little as $2270.

Micro Weddings, also known as Boutique, Intimate or Pop-Up Weddings, cater for up to 30 guests from Sunday – Thursday, and include everything a normal wedding does but within a two-hour time frame.

By booking our two-hour package, you receive the following:

VENUE: Bramble Grove, 19 Old North Road, Kaiapoi

PHOTOGRAPHER: an available North Canterbury Weddings’ photographer. (We’ll organise them for you!)

CELEBRANT: Kineta Booker (back up: another North Canterbury Weddingscelebrant)

CAKE: For Cake’s Sake

There are also extras you can add in:

DRINKS: Soft drink package: two glasses of juice/sparkling grape juice – $10p/p (For alcohol, Bramble Grove is also a BYO venue)

CATERER: Tasteful Affairs will supply a beautiful antipasto platter – $16.50p/p, and there’s an option of canapés if this is something you’d prefer – $17.50p/p

CATERER: CaterB has crafted a gorgeous platter box made exclusively for this North Canterbury Weddings’ package. (See images below.) Celebration features a selection of artisan cheeses, gourmet salami, smoked salmon, fresh seasonal fruits and veges, spiced nuts, dips, chutneys, gourmet biscuits and some sweet treats. How good does that sound! – $17p/p

EVERYTHING ELSE! Check out this excellent vendor list from North Canterbury Weddings.

How it works:

– Message us to see if your date is available

– Secure your date with non-refundable deposits

– We send you a questionnaire to let us know exactly what you’d like to book

– We plan your Micro Wedding

– You get married!

Your ‘to-do’ list:

– Invite your guests

– Organise what you’re going to wear

– Organise your marriage licence – choose ‘Personalised Ceremony’ 

– Get married!

The finer details:

VENUE: Bramble Grove


Kaiapoi-based Bramble Grove not only has a beautiful garden-based ceremony area, but they have an indoor option if the weather isn’t as beautiful as expected. Liz also supplies and sets up ceremony chairs, signing table, ceremony arch, and will also run the ceremony music for you. They have beautiful spaces around their grounds for stunning bridal photos and they look forward to hosting your micro wedding! 

PHOTOGRAPHER: A North Canterbury Weddings’ photographer

You have two options to choose from:

  1. 60 minutes of photos ($650)
  2. 90 minutes of photos ($800)

The time for each photography option starts at the ceremony.

You will receive a gallery of images four weeks after your wedding, with a ‘sneak peek’ of five images within 48 hours.

CELEBRANT: Kineta Booker


Kineta Booker loves micro weddings! There’s something so special about inviting your closest friends and family to celebrate your love with you. We do the legal bit first, with a beautiful personalised ceremony, where you can share your own vows (which Kineta will help with) – then you can get into the celebration straight afterwards! (The price of the celebrant doesn’t include your marriage licence fee of $150)

CAKE: For Cake’s Sake


There are two cake styles to choose from: gold foil or flowers

You will receive a single 7-inch cake. Flavour choices: chocolate, vanilla, lemon or raspberry/white chocolate.

Add ons:



For more information or to book – contact us!