LATEST: Natalie Imbruglia will marry her boyfriend Daniel Johns on 15 December (03) in his Australian home town.

The couple - who announced their engagement in January (03) - will tie the knot in a private ceremony at Silverchair rocker Johns' native Newcastle, just north of Sydney.

They were thought to be planning a new year (04) nuptials, but Johns' is making a speedy recovery from an arthritic illness that left him bedridden for much of last year (02).