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Why go to Brisbane’s Biggest & Best Wedding Expo?

Expo News & Promotions // Tips + Advice // by QB

It’s almost time for the bi-annual Queensland Brides Wedding & Honeymoon Expo [11-13 October 2019] hosted by Australia’s longest-running bridal magazine, Queensland Brides! Located at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, this event features over 130 of the leading bridal, wedding, and honeymoon vendors. And, attending it is your opportunity to spot the latest trends, speak with wedding experts and find inspiration for your special day! 

With daily fashion shows, hands-on workshops, and access to some of the most exclusive fashion retailers, you can plan your wedding the stress-free (and dare we say FUN!) way all in a weekend with seasoned professionals. It sure beats spending your time scouring the internet and running from place to place to find your perfect wedding products and details.

If you’re looking to create a remarkably unique wedding – not just for you and your partner, but for your guests as well – an event like the Queensland Brides Wedding  & Honeymoon Expo is the perfect way to ensure this. In this fun, exciting, and positive atmosphere, you can talk to the best in the industry whose goal is to add the personal touch that will help you have a day full of beautiful and meaningful memories.

Along with the prizes, bubbles for the girls, and beer for the grooms-to-be, here’s a sneak peek at the top five reasons attending Brisbane’s best wedding expo is a no-brainer!

1. Easy, In-person Planning 

Planning a wedding can be a monumental task – but it doesn’t have to be hard! Save yourself the stress and instead get all the details right the easy way. Find reassurance by talking with professionals in person and take a moment to see, touch, hear, smell, and taste your way to your perfect wedding! By the end of the weekend, you could walk away with your dream wedding planned!

Expo fashion

Walk aisles of inspiration & meet local experts

2. Daily Fashion Shows

Want to see the latest designs from the best for bridal gowns, men’s fashions, and outfits for the whole wedding party? Grab a glass of bubbles, sit back with your bride tribe and admire the showcase from Queensland’s leading bridal designers and fashion retailers at three daily fashion parades. You could even convince your groom-to-be to join – did we mention that beer is available?

Wendy Makin Bridal Gowns

See the latest designs from Wendy Makin on the runway daily

3. Hands-On Workshops

Be sure to book your spot at one of the weekend’s workshops! By taking part in the daily floral and planning seminars (which are free to attend!), you can be sure to gain confidence and tips from wedding experts that will be invaluable on your big day! After all, nothing can beat the reassuring smile and guiding hand of someone who has been there, done that, and completed their craft beautifully. And, you’ll walk away with the know-how when it comes to creating your unique touches for your special day. P.S. Space is limited so be sure to book your spot ahead.

floral workshops - hairslide

Learn how to make a hair slide in one of the floral workshops

4. It’s All in the Details

With over 130 of the best wedding vendors on hand, the businesses featured at the Queensland Brides Wedding & Honeymoon Expo are sure to impress you and your guests! These pros will be ready and excited to be there for you and yours on your wedding day – you’ll find reassurance with the advice and experience of the best in the industry. And these specialists offer it all! Stylists, jewellery, DJs, photography, wedding venues, hair and beauty, wedding celebrants and flowers – you’ll find endless resources and inspiration to ensure that every detail is ready for you to say “I do!”

photo booth at expo

Discover loads of ideas to help make your wedding fun!

5. The Local Touch

Queensland Brides magazine has been hosting Brisbane’s largest wedding expo for over 20 years! As Australia’s longest-running bridal magazines (since 1984!), they know what it takes to plan a dream wedding in Queensland. And, the QB team are absolutely committed to YOU. The magazine says it best on the Expo’s website: “Every year sees another company from Sydney try to move up to the Queensland expo market, but the truth is, nobody knows Queensland weddings the way the team at Queensland Brides do! We are born and bred here, and we live and breathe all things weddings!” 


So what are you waiting for? Grab your tickets online (and save on the door price) to Brisbane’s best wedding expo.