There is a rising demand for marquee hire in Sydney because of weddings and holiday celebrations. Another thing to celebrate about is the engagement between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, an American actress. The wedding is expected to take place in spring of 2018. The public is now waiting who among the Aussies are going to receive wedding invitations from the couple.
If the royal protocol is to be followed, Prince Harry will surely send an invite to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s way together with his wife, Lucy. Wedding invite will also come to the residence of Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove along with Lady Cosgrove, his wife.
It is also well known that Prince Harry, currently 33 years old, has a lot of friends in Australia. He has Aussie celebrity friends and soldiers who he spent time with while he was training in the Perth as well as Darwin. He spent a decade serving as a British Army officer which ended in 2015.
According to the editor of The Australian Women’s Weekly, Juliet Rieden, if the couple decided to have a public wedding then it is expected that Aussie celebrities, friends, state governors and the governor general will be coming.
Ms. Rieden also said that soldier friends are surely coming because he spent a month in the defence force in Australia. Kylie, the pop princess, is also expected to come because she is known to be close to Harry and the royal family. Guests list might also include Lady Pamela Stevenson, comedian who is now a psychologist, and Kathy Lette, an Australian author.
Next year, Sydney will be hosting the Invictus Games and Harry is known to be close with the local organisers of the event which is intended for wounded veterans. Harry made acquaintance with some of them as he was in Sydney this June along with the Australian veterans who are undergoing training as they are going to compete at the 2017 games to be held in Toronto.
There are many questions as to the details of the wedding. As with the trend of marquee hire in Sydney, will the couple choose to have marquee on their wedding day?