Brides and grooms across the Downs should save the date for the newest free bridal event — Wedding Fair Western Downs. 

Set to be an exquisite showcase of the best in local wedding offerings, the exciting new event produced by Western Downs Regional Council will provide the ultimate experience to those planning their dream day on the Western Downs. Featuring operators ranging from jewellers, hairdressing and beauty, to photography and sublime venues, the Western Downs offers everything necessary for the perfect wedding. Council has launched the bridal event to help promote this flourishing industry. 

To be held in April, the wedding fair will be free for both stallholders and the public to attend and will offer the finest bridal advice in the comfort of the prestigious Dalby Events Centre. Recently refurbished and reopened in October last year, the Dalby Events Centre will demonstrate its potential to hold the most stylish of weddings. The centre features excellent acoustics, LED screening, perfect lighting, catering capabilities and ample space for outdoor marquees or evening drinks on the deck, all in the one venue. 

The Events Centre has already hosted a number of glamorous functions. From awards evenings to large formal dinners and more, the facility caters for the most elegant events. This year the upgraded venue will make more memories as many couples from across the Downs say “I do” and celebrate their special day in this fabulous venue. 

For those looking for somewhere more rustic to celebrate their special day, the Western Downs has a range of relaxed, country locations including Jimbour House and the beautiful Warra Pub. Additionally, the region offers many picturesque opportunities for wedding photography filling memories with country charm. From walking hand-in-hand through fields of crops or riding into the sunset on horseback, the region is full of natural beauty and the opportunity to create bespoke wedding images.

A Pinterest board coming to life, the Wedding Fair invites brides and grooms from across the Downs and beyond to experience free trials and samples to help pin together their dream wedding. Whether you are needing advice on a photographer or deciding on the perfect hairstyle, Wedding Fair Western Downs will help make up your mind from those initial plans to your final decisions.

The fun, free event is the perfect opportunity for Western Downs businesses in the wedding industry to share their professional advice, products and services. The Dalby Events Centre will open its doors for the Wedding Fair Western Downs on Friday 5 April from 4pm to 8pm and will continue on Saturday 6 April from 10am to 4pm.