Elope away with us

Elope with us to paradise. Riverview Lodge in Hanmer Springs is a perfectly tranquil spot in any sort of weather for our Paradise Elopement Package.

Paradise Elopement Package Riverview Lodge

Feel like popping up to Hanmer Springs to get hitched? Together with photographer Chaznel Steenkamp, Riverview Lodge and Get Grazy we have this elopement package in North Canterbury paradise to offer you and your love.

All you need to do is:

  • set a date
  • organise a couple of witnesses (who also love fun). If you’d like us to organise your two witnesses, just let me know!
  • choose something to wear
  • apply for your marriage licence

And we’ll take care of the rest!


  • maximum of 10 adult guests (anymore and it becomes a Micro Wedding) and kids under 12 years of age
  • personalised ceremony (Kineta will help you write your vows)
  • elopement certificate with your witnesses signatures on it
  • photos during ceremony
  • up to 1 hour of photos onsite (this includes the ceremony)
  • a sneak-peek of images within two business days of your elopement
  • full online gallery with free downloads of your elopement images within 40 business days



The price includes:

  • celebrant – for a personalised ceremony. Mileage included.
  • photography (one hour – with the option for longer). Mileage included.
  • venue hire (the package price includes a one-hour booking of Riverview Lodge)
  • grazing platter from Get Grazy (for up to 10 people) There are options for 12 adults and kids platters
  • vineyard escape elopement coordinator

(Price does not include marriage licence/certificate)


Kineta Booker Christchurch Elopement Celebrant
Kineta Booker Celebrant

North Canterbury Elopement Photographer
Chaznel Steenkamp Photography


  • The price does not include your official marriage licence/certificate.
  • There is a $500 non-refundable deposit to book this elopement package with us.