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Right - also in the news, Pukapuka's lagoon may look stunning but a new study shows it's in a very bad way...find out more
MY COOK ISLANDS
"Images and recollections wil be entwined in the realisation that this colletion of disparate, far-flung islands constitutes one of the loveliest, least spoiled lands on earth"
Ewan Smith, Managing Director of Air Rarotongas in his book 'The Cook Islands'
Mangaia as you've never seen it before
One of the most amazing sights in the Islands is the night sky...with almost no light pollution, it's like being in a planetarium.  And now that beauty has been captured as never before.   Take a look through "a window on the universe"
PM wins 'illegal' confidence vote
Solar power project underway in north
Six travel industry 'Oscars' for accommodation
New book will tell killer cyclone story
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Part of the Pukapuka lagoon
A well laid out island
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Rakahanga administration
"Where today is forever and tomorrow never comes..."  That's how an Australian author described the remote and unspoiled  Northern group island RAKAHANGA in the 1940s.  It's been virtually unchanged since long before that, but now it's under threat from global warming

Rakahanga from air
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26 Oct: Atiu gospel day
26 Oct: National gospel day (27 Oct - public holiday)
31 Oct-1 Nov: '7s in heaven' rugby
1 Nov: Turama
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