ALL A​BOUT THE ​​COOK ISLANDS
 THE ULTIMATE GU​IDE

All 15 islands. getting there, getting around, where to go, what to see and do...and more

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WHAT'S ON

BICENENNIAL GOSPEL CELEBRATIONS, MANGAIA
9-16 June
CULTURAL FESTIVAL AND CONSTITUTION CELEBRATIONS
30 July-5 August
JULY-OCTOBER
Whale watching season  MORE

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ART FROM THE HEART
Rito hat making and patchwork quilting (tivaevae) are art from the heart skills handed down through generations with islanders producing uniquely beautiful creations

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DID YOU KNOW?

"A CHARMING LITTLE SPOT"
That's how Captain Bligh described Aitutaki when he discovered it by accident 17 days before the infamous mutiny on his ship, the 'Bounty'

Fascinating Facts

FEATU​RED ISLAND

Sandy beach on Mangaia

MANGAIA is the oldest island in the Pacific. Sandy beaches are few but the only footprints on them are likely to be yours.  And the island is also gearing up for the biggest celebration in its history marking 200 years of Christianity

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Cook Islands flag

First it was British, then part of New Zealand. Now the Cook Islands is getting ready to celebrate 59 years as an independent nation. And a law passed  all those years ago still means no building can be higher than the highest palm tree

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PODCAST

Kukicast Cook Islands podcast

Kukicast is the all new podcast where you can meet people who have a unique insight into this Polynesian paradise in the South Pacific.Click the link below or search for KUKICAST wherever you get your podcasts

ALL EPISODES

COOK ISLANDS CORONAVIRUS STATUS

INTERNATIONAL BORDERS REOPENED. ALL ENTRY RESTRICTIONS REMOVED
Occasional cases
Cook Islands Health Ministry latest