624 Photos - Jan 6, 2015
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Ceremony at the poolPhoto: Up a creek with no paddle - wedding photos on our dam (King wedding 2015)Photo: Wedding decorPhoto: Wedding flowersPhoto: Grand old Oak tree watches allPhoto: White on whitePhoto: Freeform tent on the wedding meadowPhoto: Old Oak tree all lit upPhoto: Old Oak tree with meadowPhoto: A dapper groom awaitsPhoto: Jumping off the jetty into the damPhoto: Wedding tent on the meadoPhoto: Bunting in the breezePhoto: Marshmallows roasting over one of our fire braziers.Photo: Here you can see our rustic banquet hall & outside area, good for about 100 people to celebrate a wedding, function, party or conference in the Robertson area on the Pat Busch Private Nature Reserve.Photo: The morning after the celebrationPhoto: Open air on the meadow with vintage lightsPhoto: Inside our rustic banquet hall is a large fireplace, with a bar, 4 door undercounter fridge, air conditioning and sundry catering equipment for weddings, functions, parties & events.Photo: Grand old Oak tree watches allPhoto: This is the outside area of our function venue adjacent to our rustic banquet hall, great for spit braai's & informal gatherings.Photo: Another country wedding on the reserve on the meadow, beautiful summers day.Photo: Sweet whispersPhoto: A wedding we hosted on the Pat Busch Private Nature Reserve for 80 guests.Photo: Weddings at Pat Busch on the meadowPhoto: Outsourced dance floor for weddingsPhoto: First dance to celebratePhoto: Hoooray!Photo: Wedding at Pat BuschPhoto: ...or fan yourself downPhoto: Our star bright fairy lights create the moodPhoto: Weddings on the meadowPhoto: Sunset on the reservePhoto: Autumn colours on the reservePhoto: Photo: Weddings under a freeform tentPhoto: Wedding tent on the meadoPhoto: Wedding buntingPhoto: Large 4x9m salt water poolPhoto: Sunset on the reserve at the poolPhoto: Jumping off the jettyPhoto: Party time under the OakPhoto: Don't forget your sun hat & shades !Photo: New shade sails at the poolPhoto: Chilling on a logPhoto: Sealed with a kiss on the jetty of the reserves bass dam.Photo: Wedding decorPhoto: Sunset on the reservePhoto: Thumbs upPhoto: Wedding flowersPhoto: New controlled entrance to the reservePhoto: Shade sail on the dam with boatsPhoto: Beauties within the beautyPhoto: Beautiful lightingPhoto: Pre-drinks with plenty of MCCPhoto: Salt water swimming pool on the reservePhoto: Mountain tortoisePhoto: Ploughing a field for Nguni grazingPhoto: Quality mountain bikes for rentPhoto: Hand in hand.....we walk the milesPhoto: New saltwater swimming pool installedPhoto: Old Oak silhouette in the fogPhoto: Early morning country roadPhoto: Wedge of sunset on the reserves mountainsPhoto: If it gets too hot, grab an umbrellaPhoto: Wedding buntingPhoto: Hand in Hand we walk the milesPhoto: G&T's while the sun goes downPhoto: Informal seating plansPhoto: Summer late evening on the reservePhoto: Photo: Photos on our dam wallPhoto: Let's Dance in the meadowPhoto: Updated a few photographs from recent weddings on the reserve, as well as a several other great images.Photo: Old Oak tree all lit upPhoto: Sunset on the LangebergPhoto: Wedding spot under the oakPhoto: Open air setup on the meadowPhoto: Black & white actionPhoto: Time to relax poolsidePhoto: Speeches & tauntingPhoto: Autum on the reserve and the oaks are turningPhoto: Ceremony under the old oak treePhoto: New 4x9m saltwater pool with two long martini seats is in & ready for summer !Photo: www.dearheartphotos.comPhoto: Under thorn treesPhoto: Wedding decorPhoto: Partying long & hard with no limitsPhoto: Salt water swimming pool on the reservePhoto: Caterers grilling awayPhoto: Fairy lights & Vintage globe lights set the mood under the old oakPhoto: Inside our rustic banquet hall is a large fireplace, with a bar, 4 door undercounter fridge, air conditioning and sundry catering equipment for weddings, functions, parties & events.Photo: Here you can see our rustic banquet hall & outside area, good for about 100 people to celebrate a wedding, function, party or conference in the Robertson area on the Pat Busch Private Nature Reserve.Photo: Fun on the jetty on the damPhoto: Festive mood under the oakPhoto: This is the outside area of our function venue adjacent to our rustic banquet hall, great for spit braai's & informal gatherings.Photo: A wedding we hosted on the Pat Busch Private Nature Reserve for 80 guests.Photo: Dinner time under the starsPhoto: Well donePhoto: Another country wedding on the reserve on the meadow, beautiful summers day.Photo: Photo: The very popular play area for kids, we are always adding & improving on it as our own son grows with it.Photo: Ceremony with hay bales under the OakPhoto: Anyone for a picnic, this is a must on the farm as there are so many hidden corners to explore.Photo: Cloud pornPhoto: Things are warming up for a celebrationPhoto: Warming up for the celebrationPhoto: A view from the top as you ascend the Hermit's Ridge trail, here you can see the large farmhouse Erika and small cottages.Photo: Sunset wedding photosPhoto: A small poplar forest on the reserve, a perfect venue for a small wedding on the Pat Busch Private Nature Reserve with accommodation for up to 48 guests.Photo: Three beauties in the wildPhoto: Bubbles of confettiPhoto: Consol Solar JarsPhoto: Fairy lights & dancefloor for a starry night setup under the OakPhoto: Our rustic wooden crates as decorPhoto: Groom's speechPhoto: Saltwater pool installed and landscaping commencingPhoto: RusticPhoto: Aloe :)Photo: Fruit platter on wine barrel headPhoto: Frosty winter morningPhoto: Photo: WinterPhoto: Sunset against the mountainsPhoto: Basic decor for a rustic country wedding.Photo: Freeform tent erected for a wedding.Photo: This is the view from the patio of our large Farmhouse Erika which sleeps 20+ guests. Our plans are to build a undercover Braai on the patio soon so you can enjoy this view come rain or shine.Photo: The morning after the weddingPhoto: Hand in handPhoto: Homemade jar lights in the Oak treePhoto: Bucket list ideaPhoto: Grant & Kathy "I do"Photo: That lookPhoto: On the meadow, under the mountainPhoto: Pure JoyPhoto: Colourful Mexican themed weddingPhoto: The GangPhoto: Hand in handPhoto: You to me, and I to you.Photo: Mexican themed fiesta weddingPhoto: In naturePhoto: UsPhoto: Delightful flowersPhoto: You and I in the wildernesPhoto: Mexican themedPhoto: Laughter on all sidesPhoto: Charge your glassesPhoto: CheersPhoto: Speech timePhoto: Your momentPhoto: First dancePhoto: Celebrate!Photo: Sambrero actionPhoto: A quiet momentPhoto: Fire basket ablazePhoto: Ceremony up a the pool with the mountains as backdropPhoto: Pruning the old oak treePhoto: Firebasket waiting for the party to beginPhoto: Beautiful decorPhoto: SunsetPhoto: Wedding decor under the tentPhoto: Decor pallet for wishes, signage, etc.Photo: Consol solar jar lights charging upPhoto: I do .......... under the old oak treePhoto: Reception up at the pool, which was also covered by the tentPhoto: Heave-ho setting up the tentPhoto: Erecting the tent over the swimming poolPhoto: Freeform tent going up over the poolPhoto: And it is done, 300 square meter tent over the poolPhoto: Oak tree was pruned in winterPhoto: New entrance completePhoto: We haven't been idle this winter and took the initiative to do a few renovations & improvements to our large Farmhouse Erika which sleeps 20+ guests in 7 bedrooms. We improved the flow & entertainment area by installing double doors into the huge lounge from the great outside braai area which we built last year. Other improvements include the lounge which we tiled, several bedrooms have new carpeting (those without Oregon floors of course ) and one bathroom was renovated. More images to follow...Photo: Autumn is herePhoto: Winter is comingPhoto: Mountains hidden in mistPhoto: Country decorPhoto: And the festivitiesPhoto: Ceremony up at the poolPhoto: Bonfire on special requestPhoto: Large stretch tent on the meadowPhoto: Ceremony under the old oak treePhoto: Awesome picnic wedding on the meadowPhoto: Old Oak tree with meadowPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: Gourmet picnic weddingsPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: Getting cosy under the freeform tent on the wedding meadowPhoto: www.charleneschreuderphoto.co.zaPhoto: Picnic wedding with dancefloorPhoto: Large Freeform tent with fire basketsPhoto: Photo: Sunset and the celebrations are about to beginPhoto: Wedding on the meadow with fire basketsPhoto: Signage included :)Photo: Bunting & BarrelsPhoto: Picnic under the OakPhoto: Shepard CrookPhoto: View from the exclusive cottagesPhoto: The ringsPhoto: Table decor ideaPhoto: Ceremony near the poolPhoto: I do, the kissPhoto: Fairy light heavenPhoto: Murder on the dancefloorPhoto: New bar we purchased in the distance, with open air dance floorPhoto: Free form tent with open air dance floorPhoto: Dance floor & fire baskets open to the skyPhoto: Beautiful intimate wedding under the starsPhoto: Open skiesPhoto: Brolly for the shade?Photo: Ready for the Serious StuffPhoto: Rustic down to earth table decorPhoto: Even the little ones dress upPhoto: Beautiful lush gardens & meadowsPhoto: Intimate wedding ceremony in the poplar forestPhoto: Banquet under the starsPhoto: Photo: www.dearheartphotos.comPhoto: Path to the poplar forest for the ceremonyPhoto: Early evening under the open skiesPhoto: Under the oak tree and under the stars - perfect.Photo: Love this rustic table meets chic chairsPhoto: Small free form for shade at the ceremony up at the poolPhoto: Small tent setup for the ceremony up at the poolPhoto: sPhoto: Beautiful lane with fairy lights to the tentPhoto: Rustic table decorePhoto: Our Vintage globe lights really add something specialPhoto: Rustic decor with smart chairsPhoto: The Flying Pan catering this weddingPhoto: Down the garden pathPhoto: First course served, and the festivities are just beginning.Photo: Freeform tent setup for 100+ guestsPhoto: Beautiful decorPhoto: Table decorPhoto: Wedding signagePhoto: Fairy lights up, tent set, ready for a wedding.Photo: Lotus Food truck catered this gourmet picnic weddingPhoto: Gourmet picnic setup with fire basket & blankets, and plenty of fairy lightsPhoto: Photo: Gourmet wedding picnic style with a food truckPhoto: Mr & MrsPhoto: Gifts for the guestsPhoto: Dance floor half in / half outPhoto: The wedding party is about to start around the poolPhoto: Wedding reception up at the poolPhoto: Pool covered with a free form tentPhoto: Its all about heartsPhoto: The sun is setting, the party is about to start.Photo: Table decor with pearlsPhoto: Pool covered with a tentPhoto: Sail awayPhoto: First kissPhoto: HoorayPhoto: Happily ever afterPhoto: The Pat Busch wedding meadow venuePhoto: Candice & Simon - BridesmaidsPhoto: Candice & Simon - BridesmaidsPhoto: Candice & Simon - BridesmaidsPhoto: Vintage CarPhoto: Down the aislePhoto: www.dearheartphotos.comPhoto: Waiting.........in anticipationPhoto: Here comes the bridePhoto: Country market feel for this decor, ribbons & buntingPhoto: Says it allPhoto: Bunting around the old oak treePhoto: Hand in hand, we walk the milesPhoto: Our chalkboard pallet finally being usedPhoto: Will someone take a dip later?Photo: Beautiful reception up at the pool area, with fire basketsPhoto: Lane to the free form tent setup over the poolPhoto: Our Consol Solar Jars powering upPhoto: Just finished setting up the tent over the pool, now the decorPhoto: This is how you do it, tent over the poolPhoto: Tentmen team, professional and hard working!Photo: Beautiful tent over the pool with amazing viewsPhoto: Wedding chair on the meadowPhoto: Noughts & CrossesPhoto: Photo: Furniture set, now for the decorPhoto: Detailed decor setup on the meadowPhoto: Consol Solar jar lights & chalkboardsPhoto: Open air reception under the Oak TreePhoto: Ceremony at the pool areaPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: www.dearheartphotos.comPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: www.dearheartphotos.comPhoto: Photo: Photo: www.dearheartphotos.comPhoto: www.dearheartphotos.comPhoto: www.dearheartphotos.com