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Right - The distinctive tangaroa design of the $1 coin will be retained when a new set of coinage goes into circulation later this year
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2015 is the 50th anniversary of self-rule in the Cook Islands and a whole year of special events are being planned to mark the occasion.   Provisional details have just been released so you can discover how a trip this year could be especially memorable
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Mrs Robert Louis Stevenson called SUWARROW the most romantic island in the world.  It wasn't the inspiration for her husband's famous novel,  but it is a real treasure island in more ways than one.  For 15 years it was also home to just one man.  And more recently, it was claimed as the capital of a new Russian empire!

Millions of seabirds calll Suwarrow home
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9 Mar:  National Sports Awards
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