Festival staff unpaid for 5 years

Festival staff unpaid for 5 years

Te Maeva Nui is the highlight of the cultural calendar – but its security officers and kitchen workers are owed tens of thousands of dollars in unpaid wages. 

Theft hurt children the worst

Rarotonga mother stole money intended to help kids in the outer islands.

‘Calm, resourceful’ Cook Islands fishing veteran rescued tourists from White Island

When Paul Kingi was fishing off uninhabited Manuae for five days, his friends recall his calm leadership. And this week, as skipper on the White Islands Tours boat, his actions have been hailed as nothing short of heroic. 

Movie premiere postponed

A flight delay has forced the postponement of the Cook Islands premiere of movie The Islands – Based on a True Story, starring Rarotonga’s very own Teuira Napa.

National

Pride of north and south

Pride of north and south

Pride of north and south

Pride of north and south

Pride of north and south

Pride of north and south

Pride of north and south

Pride of north and south

Pride of north and south

Pride of north and south

Pride of north and south

Pride of north and south

Sport

Overseas coaches  impressed at teens

Overseas coaches  impressed at teens

Overseas coaches  impressed at teens

Overseas coaches  impressed at teens

Overseas coaches  impressed at teens

Overseas coaches  impressed at teens

Overseas coaches  impressed at teens

Overseas coaches  impressed at teens

Overseas coaches  impressed at teens

Opinion

Jaewynn McKay: Tessa: A lifetime friendship  that lasted just nine months

Jaewynn McKay: Tessa: A lifetime friendship  that lasted just nine months

Jaewynn McKay: Tessa: A lifetime friendship  that lasted just nine months

Jaewynn McKay: Tessa: A lifetime friendship  that lasted just nine months

Features

‘I felt amazing to show the world our culture’

‘I felt amazing to show the world our culture’

‘I felt amazing to show the world our culture’