• Elizabeth Johnston Jun 06, 2019

    F R E E D O M + S I M P L I C I T Y

    Inspiration for Multi Use products  What does Vatéa mean?  Vatéa is inspired by Polynesian folklore. The Polynesian sea, land and people have inspired our ingredients, our love of all things natural, and our efforts to live a free and simple life with love and purpose.  Vatéa in essence is freedom and simplicity. The South Pacific is a fascinating area, rich in history and natural beauty.  We love returning and reconnecting... Inspiration for Multi Use products  What does Vatéa mean?  Vatéa is inspired by Polynesian folklore. The Polynesian sea, land and people have inspired our ingredients, our love of all things natural, and our efforts to live a free and simple life with love and purpose.  Vatéa in essence is freedom and simplicity. The South Pacific is a fascinating area, rich in history and natural beauty.  We love returning and reconnecting...

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  • Elizabeth Johnston Aug 03, 2018

    Rotuma, an organic island

    MEET THE ROTUMANS ~ Rotuma is one of the most remote islands of the South Pacific, located 646km North of Fiji

    VATEA supports the island of Rotuma in their efforts to be the first ever wholly Certified Organic Island. We also source tamanu oil from the women of Rotuma

     We interviewed with Mr Foreate of the island of Rotuma, discussing the potential for creating the first ever Certified Organic island

    MEET THE ROTUMANS ~ Rotuma is one of the most remote islands of the South Pacific, located 646km North of Fiji

    VATEA supports the island of Rotuma in their efforts to be the first ever wholly Certified Organic Island. We also source tamanu oil from the women of Rotuma

     We interviewed with Mr Foreate of the island of Rotuma, discussing the potential for creating the first ever Certified Organic island

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  • Elizabeth Johnston Jul 12, 2018

    "We can't provide you with luxury.."

    These were the words offered to me by Mare Varea of Rotuma on a recent visit. Mare is the sister of Hiagi Foreate who is closely tied with the Council of Rotuma. Rotuma is an organic, volcanic island, 460km north of Fiji and unique for being the first island to be Certified Organic with the Australian Certified Organic These were the words offered to me by Mare Varea of Rotuma on a recent visit. Mare is the sister of Hiagi Foreate who is closely tied with the Council of Rotuma. Rotuma is an organic, volcanic island, 460km north of Fiji and unique for being the first island to be Certified Organic with the Australian Certified Organic

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