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Jessica and John’s Leonda by the Yarra Wedding

Jessica and John’s Leonda by the Yarra Wedding

It was on one fateful day back in May 2014 when John was sent to work on a client building which happened to be managed by Jessica. They got talking and exchanged numbers. Neither realised they had met the love of their life that day but it only took a few dates...
Danielle and Paul’s Leonda by the Yarra Wedding

Danielle and Paul’s Leonda by the Yarra Wedding

Danielle and Paul had an absolute ball on their wedding day. You couldn’t wipe the smiles off their faces all day – well except for the moment when Danielle walked down the church aisle when Paul struggled to hold back the tears :) The pair made their love...
Jacinta and Michael’s Leonda By The Yarra Wedding

Jacinta and Michael’s Leonda By The Yarra Wedding

Walking their daughter down the aisle is a special moment for most fathers, but especially so for Jacinta’s dad. Only seven months ago, Ted was extremely unwell and unable to use the left side of his body. Sitting in the hospital, Ted said to his daughter “do you...
Nicole and James’ Leonda by the Yarra Wedding

Nicole and James’ Leonda by the Yarra Wedding

Choosing a venue for a first date, especially for a relationship that began online, is always tricky and James very nearly doomed his new relationship before it had even properly began. Meeting for an after-work drink in the city, Nicole was quite wary when James led...
Lisa and Mark’s Leonda by the Yarra Wedding

Lisa and Mark’s Leonda by the Yarra Wedding

It was a happy coincidence that Lisa and Mark were married at Leonda by the Yarra in Hawthorn, as it was at the nearby Geebung Hotel that they first met on a Sunday afternoon five years ago through mutual friends. Lisa had to leave early so Mark had only seconds to...
Kirst and Danai’s Leonda by the Yarra Wedding

Kirst and Danai’s Leonda by the Yarra Wedding

Back as a young man, Danai would ride his bike to his part time job as a “dishie” at Hawthorn reception venue Leonda by the Yarra. Coming from Zimbabwe, Danai used to wonder about all the fun the guests were having while he was working away in the kitchen. Little did...