Mariah Carey and James Packer.
Mariah Carey and James Packer. From Instagram

Mariah Carey and James Packer may marry in the Whitsundays

HAYMAN Island may be the location for the celebrity wedding of James Packer and Mariah Carey.

Reports say the Whitsunday island may the top choice for the pair, who recently became engaged.

Her engagement ring has been estimated to be 35 carats.

The luxury island underwent a $80 million makeover in 2014.

To say at the One&Only owned resort will set you back $12,000 a night.

An image of a dress filled with butterflies was posted on social media by LA-based fashion student Sabrina Desage, who may be one of the designers for the pop singer's gown.

She called the dress a 'work in progress'.

#workinprogess

A photo posted by Sabrina (@sabrinadesage) on

 

The island has been known to host lavish celebrity events before.

CELEBRITY VISIT: Melissa Hoyer, Anna Heinrich, Natasha Oakley, Shelley Barrett, Sally Obermeder, Kate Waterhouse, Erika Haynetz, attended the exclusive Women of Influence' ModelCo event at One&Only; Hayman Island last week. Photo Contributed
CELEBRITY VISIT: Melissa Hoyer, Anna Heinrich, Natasha Oakley, Shelley Barrett, Sally Obermeder, Kate Waterhouse, Erika Haynetz, attended the exclusive Women of Influence' ModelCo event at One&Only; Hayman Island last week. Photo Contributed Contributed

Some of the biggest names on the Australian media and social circuit attended and exclusive Women of Influence event at the island in 2014.



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