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2024 NATIONAL THEME

“TE AU TAURANGA RONGONUI

O TOKU MATAKEINANGA / ENUA”

THE IMPORTANT PORTS (LANDING) OF MY ISLAND / TRIBE


Teia tēta’i korero ā tō tātou au ’ui-tupuna  

“… ’E rā kurakura teia, kua nakenake mai …”

Hon Minister George Angene

1992

Year

Established

59

Years

Self Governing

26

Years

Te Maeva Nui

29

Current

Employees

VALUED PARTNERS

UPCOMING EVENTS

March 15th

2024

April – May

2024

June 20 & 21

2024

July – August

2024

NATIONAL OUTPUTS

NATIONAL ARCHIVES

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NATIONAL LIBRARY

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NATIONAL MUSEUM

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NATIONAL AUDITORIUM

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CONTACT

Inquiries

For any inquiries, questions or commendations, please call: (682) 20725 or fill out the following form.

Contact Form

    Head Office

    1 Constitution Drive
    Avarua, Rarotonga
    COOK ISLANDS

    mocd.admin@cookislands.gov.ck

    Tel: +682 20725

    www.culture.gov.ck

    Employment

    To apply for a job with the Ministry of Cultural Development, please send a cover letter together with your C.V. to: mocd.recruitment@cookislands.gov.ck 

    TUMU TAPURA 2024

     TAPURA NUI

     

    “TE AU MANU PUAPINGA O TOKU MATAKEINANGA | ENUA”

     

    TAPURA ITI

    1. Te au Manu Rere – akara’anga, Kave ite kura, Akatika’anga kaveinga.

    2. Te au Animara/Manu Totoro – akara’anga, Tiaki ite matakeinanga e te enua

    3. Te au Animara/Manu Kai Takurua – akara’anga, Tu’anga akatapu, ‘akaoki

    4. Te au Animara/Manu Akairo Taura-akara’anga, Apai mai I te Akairo tuatau.

     

    NATIONAL THEMES

    2002 - 2022

    2022: Te au Vairaku, e toku matakeinanga | enua – Medicine

    2021: 

    2020: Te au Korero Teretere Moana – Journey

    2019: Te Inangaro o toku enua | matakeinanga – Love

    2018: Te au Arapo o toku enua | matakeinanga – Moon Phase

    2017: Te au manga o toku enua | matakeinanga – Food

    2016: Te Atamira of toku enua | matakeinanga – Royal Seat

    2015: Te Korona o toku Basileia – Crown

    2014:

    2013:

    2012:

    2011:

    2010:

    2009: Akono’anga Manuiri

    2008: E vaine toa e tangata kama’atu

    2007: Totou’anga Tae’anage Evangelia ki toou enua

    2006: E ariki kua tutara ariki atu ei ki tona koutu

    2005: E Maeva kia akararangi i te kapua’anga o toku Basileia

    2004:

    2003: Te au akono’anga e te peu tupuna o toku matakeinanga

    2002: Kapua’anga o toku enua | matakeinanga – Origins