Recipient of the 'Lifetime Achievement in Cook Islands Tourism Award' Posted 06.11.2016

Kevin Cook, the founder of Cook’s Island Bus Passenger Transport Ltd, was recognised at the 2016-17 Air New Zealand Cook Islands Tourism Awards for his...

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​The MD is a DJ Posted 14.09.2016

In his spare time he’s an iconic Rarotonga deejay with a big love of underground and electronic music and a radio show on 88FM called...

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Sue Carruthers, one of the most celebrated ‘foodies’ in the Cook Islands Posted 26.08.2016

Iconic colonial residence, now well-known restaurant Tamarind House, is the indisputable natural habitat for foodie, chef, restaurateur, author and world-traveller, Sue Carruthers.

Fronted by lawns...

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From one Goldmine to another Posted 06.06.2016 “It’s not a job, prospecting, it’s a way of life!”

Twenty-one years ago Goldmine, Cook Islands’ iconic jewellery and gift store, opened on the main...

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A chat with the Cook Islands Police Commissioner Posted 30.04.2016

First appointed in 2009, then reappointed in 2011, the Cook Islands Police Commissioner, Maara Tetava counts the restructuring of the Cook Islands Police Service, the...

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Experience the beauty and healing nature of the island Posted 20.04.2016

KiteSUP Watersport Centre Cook Islands’ Brynn Acheson has a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish. Certified in pilates...

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Anyone for cricket? Posted 21.03.2016

On the island of Rarotonga in the Southern Cooks the first game of cricket date was recorded in 1910, but it was probably played even...

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​Meet some Canadians who love the Cooks! Posted 18.02.2016

Several Canadians visiting the Cook Islands for lengthy vacations during the northern hemisphere winter, year after year, seem to have things in common: They enjoy...

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Serena, the Cook Islands Vaka Queen Posted 04.02.2016

The turquoise-blue water gently slapped against the hull of the single vaka paddled by 2015 Pacific Games gold medalist Serena Hunter just off the coast...

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The ‘retro’ soundtrack to a Cook Islands holiday! Posted 02.02.2016

‘Retro’, in musical terms, describes popular music reminiscent of the 50s, 60s and 70s, including such greats as Frank Sinatra, The Supremes, Eartha Kitt, Olivia...

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