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Statistics Don’t Lie

Statistics don’t lie !

Statistics on NSW marriages in 2019 are fascinating !

Are more people getting married or fewer ? Is the age of couples marrying changing ?

Remember we all thought that the inclusion of same sex marriages would dramatically increase the number of weddings ?

Let’s see what actually has happened…….

Number of registered weddings NSW:

January2406               2180
February2972                2729
March4364                4546
April3998                3547
May2992                2995
June2368                2278
July2103                1688

And which sector do you think provides the greatest increase in weddings?

Now this may really surprise you !

 Since 2015, there has been a 48% increase in over 65s getting married (increased from 1076 in 2015 to 1595 in 2018)

Since 2015, there has been a 17% increase in the number of people getting married over the age of 80. * Source RBDM NSW

Happily married

These happily married couples are sure to make you smile.

Great fun to be had in this brave new world order of weddings !

One thing is clear, age is not a key determining factor for a lifelong happy marriage. I would be delighted to discuss with you your ideas for a lifelong union and together create a memorable celebration of your wedding day.

You may find some helpful ideas on the website, especially this. You can also contact me at or call 0408888820.