On behalf of our sponsors and supporting organisations, Shark Truth is delighted to present the Canadian edition of the Happy Hearts Love Sharks wedding contest 2012.

How the Contest Works

  1. Vow to protect sharks and go Fin Free at your wedding banquet by taking shark fin off the menu.
  2. Eligible couples (see section below) fill out our wedding contest form and send in a photo & storytelling entry.
  3. Photo entries will be posted on our Happy Hearts Love Sharks contestants page on contest launch date, Oceans Day: June 8, 2012.
  4. Get your friends and family to vote for you on the HHLS website up until Shark Week: July 29, 2012.
  5. You enter in for a chance to win one of our jawsome prizes:
  • Grand Prize*- presented by Flight Centre and G Adventures.     A magical luxury trip of  a lifetime, for the couple with the most votes, to the world’s number one tropical wildlife destination – the Galapagos Islands – valued at over $10,000.00! 
  • Runners Up Prize - donated by Bonica Cameras and awarded to the couple polling in second place. A fantastic and versatile underwater dive camera package perfect for capturing memories on land or at depths of more than 50 metres!
  • Community Champions Prize – donated by RF Photography. An incredible photography package designed to celebrate our lucky draw winning couple’s love, beautifully captured by some of Vancouver’s most talented professionals!
  • Harry’s Favourite Prize – TBA
*Only contestants residing & holding a banquet in Canada are eligible for the Grand Prize


Who Can Enter

The contest is open to couples who:

  1. Are 19 years of age or older.
  2. Have a wedding between April 1, 2011 and December 31, 2012.
  3. EITHER the Bride and/or Groom is of full or partial Chinese heritage OR they are having a Chinese style wedding banquet serving Chinese cuisine with a minimum of 50 guests.*
  4. Are not serving shark products, including shark fin soup.
  5. Are of any partner-preference or orientation (LGBT- Friendly!)
*Chinese couples opting for a western style banquet to avoid serving shark fin are eligible to enter 

Read our contest rules for full details.

Make a vow to have a Fin Free wedding and enter contest to win!