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Tiare Taporo’s days numbered

Monday 11 September 2017 | Written by Chris Taylor | Published in Local

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Tiare Taporo’s days numbered
The rusting and inoperable Tiare Taporo has sat abandoned at Avatui harbour since August last year and is now considered a high risk to wharf facilities if Rarotonga was struck by a cyclone. 17091619

Time is running out for the abandoned Pacific Schooners Ltd vessel, which has sat inoperable at the wharf since August last year.

Time is running out for the abandoned Pacific Schooners Ltd vessel, which has sat inoperable at the wharf since August last year.


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