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Try, Try Again

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Then quit. No use being a damn fool about it. – W.C. Fields

Mind Over Matter

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.” – Bernard M. Baruch

Reach High

“The greater damage for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it it too low and we reach it.” – Michelangelo

Explore, Dream, Discover

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, Sail away from...

I Have Not Failed

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas A. Edison

Be Yourself

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde

You Only Live Once

“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” – Mae West

I Like Nonsense

“I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.” – Dr. Seuss

Don’t Cry Because It’s Over

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” – Dr. Seuss

Dance Like Nobodys Watching

You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, Love like you’ll never be hurt, Sing like there’s nobody listening, And live like it’s heaven on earth.”...


Good evening Phil, Please excuse such a late text but I'm not long home and finally gotten a moment to reflect. I want to thank you for today 🙏 So many came to me to say how special the service was today. I am certain we gave Brian the send off he so deserved ❤️ Our...

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Lia & Pete

Hi Phil Pete and I would like to say a big thank you for conducting Vals service so beautifully, we thought you were wonderful. Kindest regards

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Thank you so much 🙏 Your kind words are so greatly appreciated. It has been a rough 3 weeks but I am so grateful to have had both yourself and Elizabeth helping each step of the way. You enabled me to say just what our family wanted without the additional stress and...

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Thank you for your eloquent and fitting presentation. You did a fantastic job and it was much appreciated. Everyone was very moved. Thanks again and wishing you and your family every happiness

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Wendy & Kim

Phil, again, thank you. You told dad’s story beautifully. The whole family appreciated your lovely words. My family, most particularly Mum, thought it was a beautiful service.

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Wendy & Daniel

We just want to reach out and say what a wonderful job you did conducting our Gordon's funeral. You were definitely the right person for the job. We were super impressed with how well you warmly welcomed everyone, pulled everything together, and delivered the content...

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Thanks so much for everything Phil, you did an amazing job and it was a perfect send off for a legend. You made it so easy!! Take care, Vanessa

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Natasha, Jennifer, Nic & Dad

We can’t thank you enough for being a part of dad’s celebration. You felt like part of the family. I asked for someone special to come into our lives to help celebrate dad and you were it . From the moment you stepped into our lives you guided us and got us in the...

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Donna Birchmore

Today was a wonderful celebration of dad’s life. I would like to thank you for the care you took to tell dad’s story. Everyone commented how great it was.

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Lisa & Family

Thank you for the time and effort you have devoted to our family. Your words so reflect the way we feel. You have brought me so much comfort. Again, Thank you.

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Jacquie Gill

If I had to describe the service you wrote in a single word, I would say it was a Symphony.

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Bec Payne

Hi Phil, Thank you for yesterday, the burial and celebration of Mum’s life were exactly as we had wanted. We had so many lovely comments about the way the celebration was conducted and that it was the perfect way to honour of wonderful Mum. Thank you so much. Bec, Ad...

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Daniel Palm

G'day Phil, thanks so much for pulling this together mate! It's much appreciated... Simone and I both agree that it encapsulates Dad beautifully and is exactly what he would have wanted. Cheers Daniel Palm

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Ron & Deb Brown

Hi Phil, you presented Mum in a wonderful heartfelt way. It covered funny memories and reflected her life and her character. So pleased, and of course tears again. I like the story of Holland too. You definitely got a picture of her. Thanks again Phil and making those...

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Bec, Ad & John

Hi Phil, Thank you for yesterday, the burial and celebration of Mum’s life were exactly as we had wanted. We had so many lovely comments about the way the celebration was conducted and that it was the perfect way to honour of wonderful Mum. Thank you so much. Bec, Ad...

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Kim Beavis

Hi Phil Please accept our deepest gratitude, for yesterday. We greatly appreciate all the support and response to our requests. All the family and friends thought was truly a great event and it couldn’t have gone better. It helped to have such fantastic celebrant....

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Damien Beck

Hi Phil Thanks for this beautiful photo, I'll cherish this moment for many years. You helped to make a perfect day I was honoured to have you there Forever grateful Damien

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The Don & Contessa

Where to begin; Phil was recommended to us at the last minute by Joe and Peter from Merrimu Reception. Seeing as they knew a lot of people in the wedding industry we went along and booked Phil probably about 2 weeks prior to our wedding. My wife had phoned Phil to...

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Merrimu Receptions

As proprietor of one of Melbourne’s leading event venues, I would like to highly recommend Phil Wall as an exceptional Master of Ceremonies. We highly regard him and therefore recommend his services. His professionalism is evident in the way he goes about his duties...

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Jeff & Weika

Phil was simply wonderful! Having been to 2 weddings before ours where Phil was the master of ceremony, we knew straight away that we wanted Phil for our wedding. Everything was a breeze from the first moment, I have to say that Phil really gets us, and the most...

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