Kia Orana Thank you for purchasing the dancer of the year live stream ticket. We are sending out another message to the email you provided in purchasing the ticket today so that you can download a copy of the Dancer of the Year 2022 video. Key considerations before you download: This video file is limited […]
Tracking the Digitisation of the Audiovisual Collection of the National Archives of the Cook Islands.
In 2013 when the Cook Islands audiovisual collection was deposited with Nga Taonga Sound and Vision in Wellington New Zealand the immediate need was to halt the deterioration of the collection with storage in a controlled vault environment at Nga Taonga. Nga Taonga is committed to assisting Pacific audiovisual archives. The staff of the Cook […]
Tuesday 2 February 2021 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Culture, National The themes of all Ministry of Cultural Development events this year, including the popular Te Maeva Nui, will reflect the arrival of Christianity to the Cook Islands 200 years ago. Cook Islands is a proud Christian nation, who embraced Christianity in 1821. This year the […]
Saturday 16 January 2021 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Features, Weekend Dr Jon Tikivanotau Jonassen is passionate about Cook Islands culture and is now on a mission to record all he has experienced and learned in a book to preserve the country’s culture for future generations. Seventy-one-year-old Dr Jon Tikivanotau Jonassen this week launched another four […]
Saturday 12 December 2020 | Written by Katrina Lintonbon | Published in Culture, National Ministry of Culture secretary Anthony Turua said a workplace is only as good as its staff and theirs are exceptional. Even though Covid-19 has been hard on everyone, Turua said the Ministry of Culture has managed to successfully hold or be part of a number […]