Jaimie Keay

Jaimie Keay

School joins war on plastic

Tuesday August 28, 2018

A new sign has been erected at Papaaroa School to help educate visitors and locals alike when it comes to the problem of plastic waste.

Friendships were left at the door to the National Stadium on Friday and it became all about the battle of the anau as Tereora College held their annual athletics competition.

Island stray jets off to NZ

Monday August 27, 2018

Buddy, the blonde island mix breed of “maybe a bit border collie, maybe a bit lab”, hit international headlines recently after Aucklanders Brenda and Andrew Tanner-McCann, decided to take him back to New Zealand with them.

A group of Year 8 students from Apii Nikao is visiting Mangaia on a bi-annual school trip designed to help them learn more about the outer islands.

Rising Stars Netball continues

Saturday August 25, 2018

For the second week in a row, only a single game will take place in the premier grade in round six of the Rising Stars Netball Championship.

Manureva Aquafest finished on a high yesterday with a fun-filled activity day at Ootu Beach, Aitutaki, to celebrate five days of impressive water sport action including course racing, freestyle kitesurfing tricks and big-air jumps.

Students from Apii Avarua spent time in the water this week, getting hands-on experience on how they and future generations can help monitor protect Rarotonga’s reefs and lagoon.

Tereora College dance students treated their audience to an exciting variety of dance styles at the National Auditorium on Thursday night.

Miss Cook Islands, Alanna Smith visited Araura College on Thursday as a special guest during Manureva Aquafest held in Aitutaki. 

Hoping to get a leg up on the competition, St Joseph’s School were the first of the island’s primary school to hold their school athletics competition at the National Auditorium on Thursday.

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