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PM visits newly restored vaka

Monday 13 May 2019 | Published in Local

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PM visits newly restored vaka
Prime minister Henry Puna with Kevin Iro (left) and Ian Karika of the Cook Islands Voyaging Society on board Vaka Marumaru Atua in Auckland, New Zealand last week.Picture: CIVS/19051228

It is with a great sense of pride, that the government of the Cook Islands was able to gift the Cook Islands Voyaging Society (CIVS) and the Vaka Marumaru Atua $255,000 towards the restoration and repairs of the traditional vessel said prime minister Henry Puna.

It is with a great sense of pride, that the government of the Cook Islands was able to gift the Cook Islands Voyaging Society (CIVS) and the Vaka Marumaru Atua $255,000 towards the restoration and repairs of the traditional vessel said prime minister Henry Puna.


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