Six devastated couples have been forced to find a wedding venue in under a month after a popular seaside hotel abruptly announced it was closing for renovations.
The Portsea Hotel in Melbourne's idyllic Mornington Peninsula revealed it would be closing for a full renovation, shocking a number of engaged couples who had already secured the venue to host their wedding receptions.
Cindy D'Auria and her finance Anton Vogiatzis spent the last two years planning their big wedding day which is set for May 5.
It is one of the most important days in a persons life and now six couples are forced to find a new wedding venue after the seaside hotel is closing for renovations including Cindy D'Auria and her finance Anton Vogiatzis (pictured)iPhone transfer software
Now they have been forced to find a new venue a month before tying the knot, leaving them stressed and upset, Ms D'Auria told 9 News.
'I've waited my whole life to be with him, to marry him - we've