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Wine Ceremony
Tim Manger
Civil Marriage Celebrant

The wine ceremony involves the pouring of various wines into a central glass or cup.The various wines are meant to represent the ‘journey’ of life ahead for the wedded couple, which is why mixing wines of differing varietals is an important part of the ceremony.

For example, red wines with a more bitter taste may represent the hard times ahead, whilst sweeter white wines may represent the more prosperous and joyous times ahead.Finally, the bride and groom drink from the glass or cup once it has been filled with the bittersweet mixture of wines.

This demonstrates symbolically their acceptance of the challenges that may lie ahead in marriage.


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Why are some wedding ceremonies longer than others?

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Ceremony length may vary due to the addition of readings, rituals, and vows. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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Do you perform Malaysian marriage ceremonies?

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Yes, I marry many Malaysian couples every year, and incorporate rituals and traditions from Malaysian culture. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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Do you perform Thai marriage ceremonies?

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Yes, I marry many Thai couples every year, and incorporate rituals and traditions from Thai culture. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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Can we include Indigenous rituals in our marriage ceremony?

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Yes. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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Why is it difficult to find Marriage Rituals relating to Indigenous Australians?

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The most common issue is, that apart from there being 2 main types of Indigenous Australians (Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders), each tribe has it's own distinct beliefs, ceremonies and rituals. There is no 'one-size-fits-all', so it is important to research the ceremonial practices of your selected tribe or blood ancestry. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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What kind of Indigenous Rituals can you recommend for our Ceremony?

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The Smoke Ceremony is quite common, which is primarily performed to ward off bad spirits. Any rituals that relate to the Dreamtime are also common, since most of the symbolism of Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia is based on mythology. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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What is the purpose of Rituals at a Ceremony?

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Rituals are designed to show unification in a graphic way, as well as involve others in your ceremony. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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Can we include religious rituals at your ceremony?

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Yes. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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Can we include Rituals in our Ceremony?

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Yes, there is a range of exciting rituals and traditions that can be incorporated into your ceremony. Rituals are a great way to include others. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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Do you have samples of Rituals I can download?

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Yes, you can download a range of popular Ritual Music ideas by selecting 'Relevant Section'. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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What are the most common marriage rituals at a beach ceremony?

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The Sand Ceremony, The Seashell Ceremony, and The Pebble Ceremony. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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How long is a standard Ceremony?

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My standard ceremony is about 20 - 25 minutes in duration, depending on whether you are including readings, rituals or some other tradition or ritual. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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Can we include Children in our ceremony?

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Yes, there is a range of popular rituals that include children, such as the 'Warming of the Rings' or 'Balloon Release'. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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Can we include Parents in our ceremony?

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Yes, there is a range of popular rituals that include parents, such as the 'Sand Ceremony' or 'Candle Lighting Ceremony'. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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Do you perform Chinese marriage ceremonies?

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Yes, I marry many Chinese couples every year from either Mandarin or Cantonese backgrounds, and incorporate rituals and traditions, such as the Tea Ceremony, from Chinese culture. Need to know more? Talk to me today about getting married - Call: 1800 229 142

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