Return to the blue lagoon

Return to the blue lagoon

There’s an unexpected casualty of the Covid-19 travel ban: Ponu the miracle turtle is stranded too. 

Ponu the turtle will not be released until the Covid-19 pandemic measures in Rarotonga have ended.

PM’s new advice to stranded CIs in NZ: Stay put for four weeks

Plans to isolate stranded Cook Islanders in a hotel near Auckland International Airport have been abandoned for now.

‘Be patient, don’t lay off workers’

Government is pleading with struggling businesses to keep their expat workers on the payroll.

Aussie emissary: ‘We want to hear the singing start again’

It’s been a bittersweet arrival for the first resident Australian High Commissioner to Cook Islands and his partner.

100 years of colour, music and love

Emily Russell quietly celebrated her 100th birthday yesterday, just down the road from where she was born. 

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Sport

Golf postpones 2020 season a week after opener

Golf postpones 2020 season a week after opener

Golf postpones 2020 season a week after opener

Golf postpones 2020 season a week after opener

Golf postpones 2020 season a week after opener

Golf postpones 2020 season a week after opener

Golf postpones 2020 season a week after opener

Golf postpones 2020 season a week after opener

Opinion

Brian Baudinet: Banks must contribute real money

Brian Baudinet: Banks must contribute real money

Brian Baudinet: Banks must contribute real money

Brian Baudinet: Banks must contribute real money

Features

100 years of colour, music and love

100 years of colour, music and love

100 years of colour, music and love

100 years of colour, music and love

100 years of colour, music and love