Australia is located in the Southern Hemisphere comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands. It is the world’s sixth-largest country by total area. Some of the largest cities are : Syndey, Melbourne, Canberra, Perth and Brisbane.
The wedding traditions right from rituals and customs, wedding attire and wedding food exhibits the flavor of the community and the region of India from where the bride’s and the groom’s families belong. Indian marriages in Australia are always celebrated with great fun, enthusiasm and happiness.
The wedding day is usually conducted in house backyards, temples, hotels or community halls. Brides embellish themselves by putting Indian gold (kundan) and diamond jewelry. They apply henna to color hands and feet, and undergo various bridal makeups. The Bride typically wears a bridal lehnga or saree. The groom typically wears a traditional dress like sherwani or a designer suit.