Mackay and Whitsundays Wedding Guide


Get your smartphone involved in the planning process FROM


inspiratio­n to planning and fun ideas, there are plenty of apps and websites out there to make your wedding easier and more fun.


Pinterest: Pinterest is a great resource to find inspiratio­n relating to all aspects of your wedding. If you see something online, such as photograph­y inspiratio­n, dresses, invitation­s or favours that take your fancy, you simply pin that item to a board. Friends and family can also collaborat­e with you and pin items to the board.

Brideswedd­ing Genius: Brideswedd­ing Genius is an app where people can browse the latest trends in gowns, bridesmaid dresses, rings and other local resources.

Instagram: Use Instagram s search feature to find photos of weddings by renowned wedding photograph­ers and use them as inspiratio­n to share with your photograph­er about what you want.


Weddinghap­py: This app allows you to organise your wedding budget, bookings, suppliers, guest list, play lists and to-do lists on a day-to-day basis.

Allseated: Allseated is a website where you can create floor plans and seating plans for your big day. The website has the layout for a number of venues already in the system and for those that aren’t there, you can manually create them. To view Allseated visit

Wedshed: Labelled the Airbnb of wedding venues by blog Mamamia, Wedshed allows you to view stunning wedding venues of many different sizes throughout Australia. Visit the website on desktop or mobile at

Myregistry: Myregistry is a mobile app and website that allows people to create a gift registry compiling items from any store anywhere in the world, even ones that don’t have a website. You can also create a cash gift fund.


Canva: Take design into your own hands with Canva. Design whatever you want from invitation­s, thank-you cards and posters for the big day with templates and easy drag-and-drop functional­ity. Canva is available on desktop, mobile and tablet.

Fun apps

Wedpics: While placing a disposable camera on each table and conducting a photo scavenger hunt might be fun, Wedpics is the app where guests can share their photos of your wedding in a dedicated photo album kept in the cloud. The app is free to download and you are able to order prints directly from theapp.

My wedding Countdown: Mywedding Countdown is a mobile app that provides a clean, smooth and beautiful countdown to your big day.

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