Wedding Ceremonies

The Ruatara Chapel is available for hire in December and January of each year as a venue for your wedding ceremony.

We offer you:

Rehearsal time prior to your wedding day.

Time allocated to you on the day to decorate the Chapel, and then to tidy and remove the decorations after the ceremony.

Use of a WiDi 27” LED Wireless monitor, using your own laptop/device, CD Player and Lectern.

Awesome on-site photo opportunities to record your special day.

Use of rose petals after the ceremony – no confetti or rice please!

Please enquire for the Chapel hireage rate and availability.

Marriage Celebrant:

Our Director, the Reverend Iain Gow can officiate at your wedding or if you wish to use the services of another Marriage Celebrant, please discuss this with us.

The cost is $450 which includes an interview with the Rev. Iain Gow who will assist you with further details, wedding rehearsal and wedding ceremony.


If you would like to discuss your plans with us, please contact our Operations Manager, Marion Nickerson at