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Hands up if you like public speaking? There really aren’t many people that do. In fact, studies in the USA have estimated that around 75% of the American population struggles with the fear of public speaking to some degree. Chances are, the Australian statistics would also reflect that the majority of us are Glossophobes (Glossophobia […]

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Being party people, we love all the details involved in making your big event special. Whether you are planning an engagement party, birthday party, corporate function or wedding, you’ve got lots to think about. Music is one of them. Music not only provides tunes for games and dancing, it helps to create an ambience that […]

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If you’re newly engaged, we’d like to say congratulations!! You have a beautiful journey ahead, though there’s plenty of work to do before your big day! If you aren’t hiring a wedding planner, then chances are this responsibility is on you. Some brides and grooms naturally drift to checking their favourite items off the list […]

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Families… they can bring out the best and the worst in us, sometimes all at once too. Being in the wedding industry, we have seen our fair share of brides and grooms busily prepare for their big day. We know that emotions run high, and we know that weddings are just one of those momentous […]

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Gone are the days of rigid, formal church weddings. Couples are now more likely to opt for a destination wedding, something outdoors, or an otherwise private, homely setting. At Buttai Barn, we love weddings of all kinds, but our favourite ‘I do’s’ are exchanged outdoors among nature. Here is a list of all the reasons […]

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January is the month that is home to Australia’s biggest Country Music event (and largest Music Festival in Australia), the Tamworth Country Music Festival and Golden Guitar Awards. In fact, according to Wikipedia, it’s the second largest country music festival in the world, with Nashville coming in first. In honour of the event, we’d like […]

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At Buttai Barn, we love weddings of all varieties. However, our stunning locale and country barn make us slightly more partial to the rustic-themed kind. Not only is it a popular concept right now, but rustic weddings can also be beautifully simple and affordable. If you’re planning a rustic wedding and doing some DIY to […]

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It’s spring school holidays, and while the weather hasn’t been amazing, we hope the little people have had some time to explore the great outdoors. Because we love the simple life in the country at Buttai Barn, we are big on teaching children to appreciate nature and fresh air. Less time on video games, more […]

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The work Christmas party, a tradition as old as office work itself, is an annual event you either love or hate. The side of the fence you sit on will likely depend on how much you enjoy your work mates, however, it’s a good idea to attend and embrace the occasion regardless. The aim of […]

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At Buttai Barn, we guarantee you’ll have a buckin’ great night out, however, it would be best if you came along prepared for country fun and hospitality. In the country, we like the simple life, we value authenticity and we’ll say it like it is. No beating around the bush- pun intended! Our rustic venue […]

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