Wedding Cakes Melbourne: Our 12 Favourite Makers & Bakers in 2019

Today I’m going to help you source your dream wedding cake in Melbourne.

I’ve sampled more than a few delicious wedding cakes in my day and below you’ll find my favorites.

A lot of these bakers don’t have cake shops but instead operate online using web design to show off their tasty cakes. You’ll find that these Melbourne wedding cake suppliers also make wonderful anniversary and engagement cakes.

1. Ruwi’s Cakes


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Ruwi’s Cakes was created by Ruwindi Serasinghe, an elite level badminton player who suffered a career-ending injury during high school. She then discovered baking as a way to kill all of her spare time!

The hobby turned into a career after baking for over eight years and learning various techniques and skills along the way.

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Now, Ruwi’s Cakes operates as a custom cake design company, offering cakes such as wedding cakes, birthday cakes, gluten-free, vegan and many many more styles.

Ruwi was selected for the 2018 SPARK Deakin Accelerator program after competing against different start up companies and has been growing rapidly over the last year as one of Melbourne’s fastest growing wedding cake suppliers.

The growth has resulted in them becoming the favorite suppliers of well-known brands such as Electronic Arts, Showpo and Workday and continues to grow its strong portfolio of clients and customers.

Ruwi always aims to make each customer’s special day even more memorable by customizing delicious cakes exactly to their needs that will be both beautiful and tasty!

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2. Don’t Tell Charles

Don’t Tell Charles founded by the creative and talented Thoa Pham is a contemporary designer cake studio located in Kensington, Victoria. They started as a specialty coffee and dessert house in 2013, but now have become one of the industries leading cake studios in Australia.

DTC doesn’t just focus on making beautiful and unique cakes for a special event but they are first and foremost designers passionate about including forms of architecture, interior design, fine art, f, od and fashion into their cakes.

They aim to push boundaries with their cakes through exceptional taste, design, and execution across a broad range of cake flavours.

Check them out, and try not to start salivating over their next level tier cakes. They are probably the actual definition of edible art.

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3. Raymond Tan

Raymond Tan, also known as Ray Ray is a self-taught baker who began baking as a creative outlet during his years at university whilst completing his Masters Degree. His amazing homemade cakes posted on his instagram account has now lead to becoming an established brand with a huge audience and this small passion has now blossomed into a full time profession for him!

Ray Ray works on specialised celebration cakes and desserts that have his own unique style and a sense of aesthetics that have now become the core value of his brand. This style has attracted a lot of public interest because his work can now be seen featured on many publications.

When he’s not baking wedding cakes in Melbourne he also makes the most cute paddle pops in the world!!! Check out his instagram for some awesome pics.

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4. Coco Cakes

Santhiago, the founder of COCO Cakes, is a qualified chef who has worked in some of Melbourne’s top restaurants. By bringing together his passion for good food and design, he has been able to create cakes that taste and look amazing. The creativity and the technical aspect behind the designs have been lead to some of the amazing cakes to be featured in the media and the press.

Coco cakes have been awarded with the 2017 Five star award by Easy Weddings which is the largest and the most popular wedding website in Australia today!

The unique and stylish designs by Coco Cakes are very popular in the wedding scene. They are known for taking into account various aspects of the wedding including the wedding dress, flowers and venue to ensure the cake compliments the wedding perfectly.

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Arguably one of the best wedding cake makers in Melbourne!

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5. Miss Ladybird Cakes

Miss Ladybird cakes was created by a qualified chef with years of industry experience and dedication to immersing herself in the learning process of making a product that is full of love and care.

From working at a local bakery as a teenager to then working for reputable restaurants for over 8 years is said to be one of her key assets to running a successful cake business.

MLC pride themselves on using locally produced ingredients to make each and everything from scratch on site from their cake batter to the buttercream to every little detail included in their cakes. They cater desserts and specialty cakes for events that are both beautiful to look at and beautiful to taste.

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6. Vanilla

One of the oldest in the industry with over 45 years baking, Vanilla Cakes pride themselves as being one of the early innovators and pioneers of the Australian cake industry. With the wealth in experience comes with their desire to ensure the quality of their cakes through their service, flavours and style.

if you are looking to book a cake with them, you can visit their lounge where you will have the option of choosing from their specialist cakes collection or create your own masterpiece.

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7. AB Fab Cakes

They are award winning wedding cake designers based in Richmond, Melbourne. They have been given high star customer review as well as the five star award for numerous years from easy weddings.

AB Fab Cakes pride themselves as being one of the best cake makers in Melbourne by having some of the best cake artisans. They aim to create and deliver a beautiful cake for your special day so that you can rest easy.

When a couple decides to go ahead with the AB Fab Cakes, they first make time to meet and chat to one of the professional cake designers and the design will them be sent to you for consideration.

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8. BlackBird Cakes

First created in 2012 by Sharyn Frantz has now become a cake studio located in Macedon Ranges and supply cakes to Melbourne and other surrounding suburbs.

They thrive on creating cakes that are beautiful and delicious. Their mission is to produce mouth-watering cakes that are made with love using only the best ingredients to offer the best quality cakes for your special occasion.

BlackBird cakes are known to be a family owned cake studio with the entire family working throughout the week. So be sure to know that you will be treated with a friendly smile upon entering their studio.

Whether you’re looking for an unusual or a beautiful and elegant cake for your wedding, BlackBird cakes can provide cakes from 3D models to naked cakes full of flowers.

Be sure to take a look at their online gallery as there are some truly beautiful wedding cakes featured in there from some lucky local Melbourne brides. They also make fantastic a marble cake and anniversary cakes.

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9. Bake and Co

Bake and Co is a place that has a full variety of delicious goodies that you can get to make your wedding a day to remember for yourself and your guests. They have a wide range of products from naked with flowers to chocolate drip cakes and water coloured cookies.

All of their products are created from traditional artisan recipes and 100% handmade with unique designs to match the theme of your wedding.

Located in Bentleigh, Melbourne so you can make your order and get it baked fresh and delivered to your wedding venue.

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10. Cake Ink

This Melbourne based cake studio founded in 2009 has now become one of the most sought-after cakes for special occasions we celebrate such as weddings, anniversaries, birthdays and baby showers.

If you’re looking for beautifully detailed sugar creations on your cake, then this is the place to go. At Cake Ink, they pride themselves on their handcrafted creations made from the finest materials and ingredients.

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11. Storytale Cakes

“Every cake has a story to tell” – Hannah

Do you have a story to tell with your wedding cake? If you do, then this is the right place for you because Hannah is known for her love to create beautiful art pieces that will tell your story and this is evident through her large loyal follower base on her social media accounts.

Started at a young age, she is now creating beautiful cakes and cheesecakes full of life and the taste of her cakes won’t disappoint your guests because it is to die for!

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12. Atomic Cakes

If you’re looking for a unique wedding cake that will make your special day one to remember for yourselves and your guests, then atomic cakes can make that dream come true.

Gavin and Sophia can create mouthwatering art pieces that are suitable for any occasion.

Atomic Cakes in Ascot Vale are known as some of the most creative cake makers in Melbourne. For their team, no task is off limits because they will make your dream cake come into reality for the big day.

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Amongst these 12 brilliant wedding cake makers, you are sure to find the baker of your dreams.

Have you got a favourite wedding cakes Melbourne baker that I haven’t included on this list?

Let me know in the comments below 🙂


We also have some guides on finding the best wedding venue or wedding photographer for your special day in Melbourne.

Amy is a marriage celebrant in-training who just loves, love. When she’s not getting you the low down on all things wedding, she’s working away as a dietitian in a hospital. Her favourite foods are wine, cheese and carrots. You can reach her on Instagram @amy_mcneilly


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