Welcome to Alternative Ceremonies

Your journey to a special and unique day starts here.

Who I am What I do

Hello and welcome

My Name is Catherine Hogarth, I am a mother of 4 and a young grandmother of 13.  I am an Alternative Celebrant. 

Alternative meaning that I will help you make your day special & unique, by helping to design a wedding of your dreams no matter what it may be. Sunset on a private yacht, hot air ballooning, out on the farm, Wherever your special place may be.

I will ensure your ceremony will reflect your thoughts, hopes and dreams. My goal is to make your wedding ceremony a dream come true, with your day becoming a treasured memory..

I am a civil Celebrant, will go anywhere for a ceremony and do almost anything to make the couple’s day perfect!

Authorised and Accredited Civil Celebrant

and Justice of the Peace

What I can do for you


Congratulations on moving to the next stage of your relationships.

“Magic of the Moment”

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A Naming Ceremony is the alternative to a religious christening. It gives parents the opportunity and freedom to conduct the ceremony in a more relaxed atmosphere…

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This is the Last celebration of a person’s life. Make it the best you can. Honoring the life and loss of a loved one can be an extremely challenging and bewildering time…

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Same Sex

A Commitment Ceremony is a public affirmation between two people. It is an opportunity for two people to show their family and friends the love…

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Renewal of Vows

Vow renewals can be great fun because they can be designed anyway you want them to be. Typically, the renewal ceremony is…

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Anything else!

There is a ceremony for anything that you would like to celebrate!

Tree planting Ceremony.

Coming of Age Ceremony.

Divorce Ceremony…


You should also know…

I am here to make your special day Magical, for you to remember always.  It is your day, I am just here to make it all legal.  If there is anything at all that is a must for your ceremony than I will, to the best of my ability, make it happen.  I travel anywhere in Australia for Ceremonies; please note for some Ceremonies the cost of the flights would need to be added to my charges.

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Love Fun and Best wishes from Alternative Ceremonies:

Magic of the moment!

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