Real Wedding: Tessa and Sam


Tessa and Sam’s wedding is the perfect inspiration for couples dreaming of outdoor nuptials. They exchanged their vows at Bungaree Station in South Australia, decorated with overflowing greenery and natural elements – the garden vibes created a gorgeous rustic wedding feel!

The couple ended their day with a festive reception surrounded by their closest loved ones.

Where did you get married?

Bungaree Station in Clare Valley

Why did you choose to get married at Bungaree Station?

Beautiful Gardens, Rustic.

What was the most memorable part of your wedding day?

Sam sang an original song at the reception. The weather was perfect.

Tessa, paint us a picture. What was the theme, style, colors, and overall vibe of your wedding day?

The ceremony was in the gardens, Oxford navy suits, grey/ dusty blue bridesmaids dress, native flowers. Reception was in the old shearing shed with a rustic feel.

What was your favorite part of planning your wedding?

Looking at different ideas.

What was the best investment you made for your wedding?

Having an organised system. We invested in Wedsites to be organised and for our day to run smoothly as possible.

Is there anything you would have done differently?

Everything was perfect.

Tessa and Sam custom designed wedding website

What was your favorite part of using WedSites for your wedding?

The ease of having our guests go online to RSVP.

Wedding planning is notoriously stressful. Now that you’ve gone through the process, do you have any advice or words of wisdom for couples who are currently in the midst of planning theirs?

Don’t stress the small things.

The amazing team of vendors involved with this wedding

Venue: Bungaree Station
Photographer: Meridee Groves Photography
Officiant: Rebecca Wilson
Caterer: ASH Catering Co
Cake Baker: Emma Smart
Entertainment: Andrew Lange
Entertainment: Danny Hooper Music
Florist: Clare Valley Flowers
Gifts & Favors (candles): Candle 21
Hire: Mid North Party Hire
Makeup Artist & Hair Stylist: Courtney Moller
Wedding Dress: Adelaide Bridal Emporium
Bridesmaid Dresses: Ester & Co
Attire: YD
Gifts & Favors (stubbie Holders): Cool Stubby
Stationer – invites, guest book: Zazzle
Stationer – signs: Copy King
Flower Girl Dress: Oui Babe
Page Boys Shoes & Pants: Next
Flower Charm: The Heavenly Hangers
Wine: Shut the Gate Wines
Wine: Good Catholic Girl
Dress Alterations: Dressmaking with Kasia Litwinienko
Ring Box: Alexa Lane
Wooden table names: G & E Fisher Designs
Wedding Website: WedSites