Entries by Jane Byrne


Tips for successful business networking

Business networking is about developing valuable relationships. Gaining a good network of contacts is important for both personal and business growth. Whether you’re looking for job referrals, client referrals, business connections or exposing your brand. We host a number of networking events at Silverstream Retreat, we see a lot of happy people leaving with business […]


Wedding gifts and registers

Tips for organising your wedding gift registry You’ve decided to open a wedding registry but aren’t quite sure where to begin. To help we’ve put together some tips from our own experiences and from talking to some of our clients. Make sure you organise your gift registry early, six to nine months before the wedding […]

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Tips for writing and keeping meeting minutes

At Silverstream Retreat we host a large number of meeting for both big corporate companies and small non-profit organisations. These tips have been prepared for people who are new to taking meeting minutes, we thought that some basic guidelines might help to get you started. Meeting minutes are a legal record of meeting proceedings, so […]

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Wedding Open Day

Start planning your special day Silverstream Retreat, Sunday 15 February 3–6pm This is a great opportunity to meet the Silverstream Retreat team, view our beautiful venue and see samples of the set-up options. You’ll also be able to view the bridal suite and guest rooms. Receive $500 towards your bar tab when you book your […]


Useful Wedding Apps – Part 1

Useful Free Wedding Planning Apps Today you can find a smartphone or tablet app for just about anything. We are finding that brides and grooms are using apps to help them with wedding planning from picking colour palettes to orgainising the guest list. I was asked the other day if I knew of any good […]


Wedding Trends for 2014-2015

What’s trending at Silverstream Retreat this wedding season This is a busy time of the year for Silverstream Retreat as we help our happy couples prepare for their big days. We’re often asked by couples what’s trending for the upcoming season year. Wedding trends are always changing, colours, themes, clothes and accessories and in more […]

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Tips for planning a Greener Meetings or Events

Make environmentally responsible choices for meetings and events Planning a meeting or event while reducing its environmental impact can be quite overwhelming. Greening your meeting or event not only saves our planet but saves money, energy and can help local communities. Here are some tips you can apply to your next meeting or event: Use […]


FREE Wedding Invitation

Book your wedding at Silverstream Retreat and we’ll send you a personalised wedding invitation Fill in the details below, choose your colours and let us know the date of your wedding at Silverstream Retreat Wellington and we’ll email you a printable invitation to print off. It’s that easy. If you wish to customise the design, […]