59. Rarotonga


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August 12th 2009
Published: February 28th 2010
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(N) August got off to a great start for us; my team at work won a competition that took us on holiday for a week to the Pacific island of Rarotonga! It’s probably the best prize I ever won. The brochures describe Rarotonga as “a perfect circle of rock, whose centre is a volcanic peak draped in dense green jungle, which runs down to a beach of white sand lapped by blue sea”. Such is the po... Read Full Entry



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Fish around the sunken anchorFish around the sunken anchor
Fish around the sunken anchor

Underwater Rarotonga
Fish around the sunken anchorFish around the sunken anchor
Fish around the sunken anchor

Underwater Rarotonga
Paula on the boat to DevonportPaula on the boat to Devonport
Paula on the boat to Devonport

Our last afternoon in Auckland
Nick on the boat to DevonportNick on the boat to Devonport
Nick on the boat to Devonport

Our last afternoon in Auckland
Entering Devonport harbourEntering Devonport harbour
Entering Devonport harbour

Our last afternoon in Auckland
Auckland skylineAuckland skyline
Auckland skyline

Our last afternoon in Auckland
The Auckland surburb of DevonportThe Auckland surburb of Devonport
The Auckland surburb of Devonport

Our last afternoon in Auckland
House in the DevonportHouse in the Devonport
House in the Devonport

Our last afternoon in Auckland
Cheltenham Beach, DevonportCheltenham Beach, Devonport
Cheltenham Beach, Devonport

Our last afternoon in Auckland



26th April 2010

rarotonga
We WANT to go it looks amazing !
17th April 2011
Arai Te Tonga chief site

where is the marae ?
kia orana , i have lived in rarotonga for 14 years but never got to visit the marae , i am now living in new zealand and would like to know where the marae is situated ? thank you .
27th March 2013
Arai Te Tonga chief site

Response to your question
I am very sorry for the delay! Please see this link for good information. Best regards Nick. http://www.jps.auckland.ac.nz/document/Volume_12_1903/Volume_12,_No.4,_December_1903/Arai-te-tonga,_the_ancient_marae_at_Rarotonga,_by_S._Percy_Smith,_p_218-220/p1

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