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    • Te Vara Nui VillagePO Box 374, Caboolture, Queensland, Australia, 4510 Phone: + 61 7 5499 3220 Fax:+ 61 7 5499 3226 http://www.uplifttoursandtravel.com/
    • TE VARA NUI VILLAGE The Story Te Vara Nui Village is named after a beautiful Rarotongan maiden Te Vara, who in her younger days performed throughout the Pacific, proudly show casing the Cook Islands Maori culture to the world. The Village is reflective of her past with the “Ura Po” performance and is a chance for her to give back something to the people of the Cook Islands by reviving and allowing the world to once again, relive the memories and traditions of our Cook Islands culture. Greatly respected by everyone on the island, she has dedicated her life to her family and our culture, along with trying to accomplish her mission of preserving and portraying the ethnicity, arts, and crafts of the Cook Islands and its people. With her grace and beauty, she has worked timelessly with her daughter Moana and son in law Fodil to create and revive this dream and bring to life, the very essence of our Cook Islands spirit through tradition, culture, dance and beauty. From Vara, with love… Location Te Vara Nui Cultural Village is Rarotonga’s newest and most interactive cultural attraction.Te Vara Nui Village is conveniently located right in the centre of beautiful and popular Muri Beach on the Eastern side of the island of Rarotonga. Buses stop right outside the entrance on the main road of the Village. Approximately 20 minutes drive from main town Avaunt and half an hour drive from the other side of the island. Complimentary return transfers are offered to those who have booked our Village Tour, “Ura Po” Over Water Cultural Experience, or Combo Extravaganza The Products Te Vara Nui Village Tour Local artisans and craftspeople will show you how we carve, weave, prepare our local dance costumes and cook our traditional foods. You will also visit a Marae (sacred enclosure for religious ceremonies) and more Interactivity is a key theme to our tour and we invite you to participate in many of these activities, learning and experiencing the true Cook Islands way.PO Box 374, Caboolture, Queensland, Australia, 4510 Phone: + 61 7 5499 3220 Fax:+ 61 7 5499 3226 http://www.uplifttoursandtravel.com/
    • Te Vara Nuis Over water Cultural Experience “Ura Po" Be blown away by our amazing “Ura Po” show while Rarotonga’s finest dancers and musicians perform by flaming torchlight on floating and fixed stages of our waterfall garden.This stunning show delivers an electric authentic cultural performance like no other.Enjoy our delicious traditional island night buffet fusing local island tastes from our world class Umukai (traditional feast) and sample the culinary skills of our local and International Chefs.With compelling legend stories set over the water portraying the past and fast hip-shaking dances with resounding beats of drums and rhythms of song and dance, this spectacular setting and performance are guaranteed to lift the hairs on the back of your neck! Te Vara Nui Combo Extravaganza The Most Popular Choice! Treat yourself to the “Ultimate Island Experience” with 4.5 hours of pure cultural pleasure including our 2 hour Full “Cultural Village Tour” and “Ura Po” Over water Cultural Experience with dining.Light refreshments prior to village tour and complimentary return transfers included as well as savings on your pocket, personalised service and attention to detail. Highly recommended! Weddings To help create your dream wedding with ease we offer professional event coordination from the first enquiry to the end of your special day. Whether you chose to hire our entire venue or one of our separate Are’s we can cater to your requirements. Our three “Are Kai” restaurant venues all provide a unique setting to enhance your special day. Whether a small or large wedding party, we can cater 20 to 250 seated guests and up to 300 for cocktails with stunning views from every seat.A series of delicious set menus, canapés and buffet style specialties are available with our chef and his team who are happy to create a special menu that will make your celebration a culinary pleasure. To complete your wedding several dining entertainment options are available with each ‘Are Kai’ restaurant able to be set up for speeches, DJ’s, live entertainment and dance floor. Ura Po Weddings Celebrate your wedding on Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday with the Ura Po performance, in one of our three restaurants for only $199.00 per person. Small Groups (of less than 20 guests) At Te Vara Nui Village we welcome you to join in the spirit of Te Vara Nui Cultural nights “Ura Po”known as Dances of Legends. We will ensure your special day is complete with designated VIP tables and service while you enjoy the spectacular show and traditional Umu buffet. We have a range of beverages to compliment our island menu or alternatively we are happy to source beverages of your choosing if available. “For Your Ultimate Wedding in Paradise”PO Box 374, Caboolture, Queensland, Australia, 4510 Phone: + 61 7 5499 3220 Fax:+ 61 7 5499 3226 http://www.uplifttoursandtravel.com/
    • Wedding Packages ISLAND PARADISE PACKAGE This exotic island theme can be as colorful or as subtle as you want and designed to enhance your tropical island wedding. Package includes: Your selected area entrance are adorned with ferry lights.Each pole intricately platted with coconut palm enhanced by assorted exotic flowers.Scented candles with a tropical wreath to decorate your selected area. Head table draped in white with palm leaves, candles, tropical flowers, and petals.Wooden, cushioned chairs for the head table.Your choice of Island style plates or white crockery plates. At a cost of $500.00 per area. WHITE DREAM PACKAGE This stunning white theme flows through your selected restaurant creating a beautiful dreamlike white wedding. Package includes: Your selected Are entrance adorned with ferry lights.Each pole wrapped in soft white mull and enhanced by assorted exotic, white flowersScented white candles with a tropical wreath and exotic white flowers to decorate your selected area.Head table draped in white with white candles and exotic flowers surrounded by luscious palms and delicate white petals. Wooden, cushioned chairs with white mull bows for the head table.Your choice of Island style plates or white crockery plates At a cost of $600.00 per Are This is Australias most notorious snake. Coastal taipans are the most nervous and alert of all the venomous snakes in Australia. They take pleasure in biting their victims for multiple times and the venom of this infamous snake contains a deadly neurotoxin that is capable of disrupting blood clotting. Wedding Venue Hire ARE VAI Known as the waterfall restaurant Are Vai can seat up to 50 guests (minimum 25 paying adults). Surrounded by water Are Vai lives up to its name from the dramatic entrance crossing the pond to the cascading waterfall outlook. $1000 Venue Hire + Food* + Beverage* ARE MOANA Known as the waterfront restaurant Are Moana can seat up to 80 guests (minimum 50). Entering through the grand gates and surrounded by lush tropical gardens Are Moana sets the scene for a spectacular island wedding. No Venue Hire fee~ Food* + Beverage*PO Box 374, Caboolture, Queensland, Australia, 4510 Phone: + 61 7 5499 3220 Fax:+ 61 7 5499 3226 http://www.uplifttoursandtravel.com/
    • ARE ARIKI Known as the royal restaurant Are Ariki can seat up to 125 guests (minimum 80). The largest of our restaurants Are Ariki provides a stunning view of the central stage and floating stage in the fresh water lake. No Venue Hire fee ~ Food* + Beverage* TE VARA NUI VILLAGE Creating complete privacy the entire Te Vara Nui restaurant complex can seat up to 250 guests (minimum 175) or up to 300 guests for cocktails. This option includes the use of our unique performance and floating stages.No Venue Hire fee ~Food* + Beverage* Red-bellied black snakes are the Sunshine Coasts famous attractive snakes. They are often regarded as ferocious because their venom can cause deadly paralysis, muscle damage and blood clotting. Corporate Groups & Functions RAROTONGA’S BEST FUNCTION VENUE! Hold that special function at beautiful Te Vara Nui Village. Our restaurants can cater 20 to 250 seated guests and up to 300 for cocktails, from anniversaries,corporate dinners and functions to celebration of a birthday party, with breathtakingviews from every seat. A series of set menus, canapés and buffet style specialties are available and our chef and his team are more than happy to create a special menu for any occasion. Several dining entertainment options are available and can be set up for speeches, DJ’s, live entertainment and more. Furthermore, VIP guests can arrive in traditional style by Vaka (canoe) with warriors and maidens sending a “Turou” welcome as they arrive. For your conference: Exclusive use of your selected Are from 9.00am to 5.00pm Professional waiting staff to prepare and serve your food and beverage Furniture set-up PA System – Microphone and stand Speakers water station Additional requirements and services: Data projector and screen Wireless internet access-Price on application Black and white printing Additional microphones ”Your Ultimate Groups & Events Experience”. The Venue Hire ARE VAI Known as the waterfall restaurant Are Vai can seat up to 50 guests (minimum 25 adults). Surrounded by water Are Vai lives up to its name from the dramatic entrance crossing the pond to the cascading waterfall outlook. $1000 Venue Hire + Food + BeveragePO Box 374, Caboolture, Queensland, Australia, 4510 Phone: + 61 7 5499 3220 Fax:+ 61 7 5499 3226 http://www.uplifttoursandtravel.com/
    • ARE MOANA Known as the waterfront restaurant Are Moana can seat up to 80 guests (minimum 50). Entering through the grand gates and surrounded by lush tropical gardens Are Moana sets the scene for a spectacular island wedding. No Venue Hire fee ~ Food* + Beverage* ARE ARIKI Known as the royal restaurant Are Ariki can seat up to 140 guests (minimum 90). The largest of our restaurants Are Ariki provides a stunning view of the central stage and floating stage in the fresh water lake. No Venue Hire fee ~ Food* + Beverage* TE VARA NUI VILLAGE Creating complete privacy the entire Te Vara Nui restaurant complex can seat up to 250 guests (minimum 175) or up to 300 guests for cocktails. This option includes the use of our unique performance and floating stages. No Venue Hire fee ~ Food* + Beverage* VENUE HIRE ONLY Should you require the use of our beautiful facilities without any catering we have the following options available. • Are Vai 50 guests (minimum 25 paying adults) • Are Moana80 guests (minimum 50) • Are Ariki 140 guests (minimum 90) • Te Vara NuiVillage 250 guests (minimum 175) or up to 300 guests cocktail stylePO Box 374, Caboolture, Queensland, Australia, 4510 Phone: + 61 7 5499 3220 Fax:+ 61 7 5499 3226 http://www.uplifttoursandtravel.com/