Wedding & Honeymoon Survey

Right photo: Celebrating a beach wedding at Hamilton Island, Queensland, Australia - Photo courtesy of Hamilton Island

Hamilton ISland wedding couple

Wedding Survey Results

If you've ever wondered how much the average Aussie couple spends on their wedding and honeymoon, here's the answer . . .

The wedding aficionados at surveyed newlyweds from across Australia to get the latest Australian wedding statistics and information, such as the most popular colour schemes and honeymoon destinations.

For instance, did you know that in 2013 the total spend for the average wedding was $29,645, with 25 per cent of the total wedding budget spent on the honeymoon – 60 per cent of couples overspent!

The majority of Australian couples opted to jet off on a honeymoon immediately after the wedding, spending an average of nearly $7.500 on their honeymoon.

Nearly a third of those couples surveyed preferred to honeymoon in Australia. The Asia region was the next most popular honeymoon destination, followed by Europe and the Mediterranean. Around 12 per cent of couples honeymooned in the Americas and the Caribbean. Nearly one third of all couples opted for an active outdoors honeymoon or a romantic beach honeymoon.

Find out how you compare to the average Aussie wedding planning couple here...

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Latest update on honeymoon & wedding destinations: 14 October, 2019
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