Our Lady of Victories Basilica
Weddings can be celebrated at the Basilica of Our Lady of Victories on most Saturdays during the year between 12 noon and 4.00 pm. The Basilica is also available on some Sundays at 2.30 pm or during the week, subject to the availability of the Basilica and celebrant.
Wedding Decorations in the Basilica
The flowers and pew bows are included in the booking fee. White and green flower arrangements will be placed on either side of the altar. White pew bows will be placed on the end of each pew down the main aisle.
Any special decorations on the pews will be at your own expense. Please contact the Parish Office for approval.
The use of confetti, rose petals, bubbles, or rice is strictly prohibited within the Basilica, the Basilica steps, or any other part of the Basilica grounds.
Music for your Ceremony
Music is an important part of your wedding. Couples are asked to select sacred music that reflects and enhances the Sacrament of Marriage and the sanctity of the church. Sacred music takes its words from the Bible, religious poems or a hymn.
The Basilica has a beautiful pipe organ, and the use of the Basilica organist is included in your booking fee.
Portable keyboards, and recorded music (CD or iPod) are not permitted.
Wedding Music Days are conducted at various times during the year. One of the Basilica organists will be available to play pieces suitable for weddings to assist you with selecting the music for your wedding ceremony.
There is no parking on the Basilica grounds. The Basilica forecourt is to be used by the bridal party vehicles only. Parking is generally available in Reserve Road which runs alongside the Basilica, traffic is one way and accessed from Camberwell Road. There is also a Council owned car park behind the Basilica which is accessed from Inglesby Road.
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Complete the Wedding Enquiry Form to enquire about booking a wedding at the Basilica of Our Lady of Victories.
For any further queries, please contact Sally McIntosh at the Parish Office on 9816 9291 or Sally.McIntosh@cam.org.au