Manihiki Airport Upgrade

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO CUSTOMARY OWNERS AND INTERESTED PARTIES Customary owners and other interested parties are advised that Nimeti Nimeti, as Executive Officer of the Manihiki Island Administration, is now seeking High Court approval under the Infrastructure Act 2019 to allow works on the Manihiki Airport Upgrade to proceed on terms that have been provisionally considered by owners in […]

Major water infrastructure project ‘completed’

Thursday 27 May 2021 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Local, National The Rarotonga water project, Te Mato Vai, dubbed the largest infrastructure project in the history of the nation, was completed yesterday at the official landowners recognition ceremony of the Papua intake in Vaimaanga. Prime Minister Mark Brown yesterday hailed Te Mato Vai project calling it […]

Mitiaro

Previous Next Mitiaro, also known as Nukuroa, is part of the Nga-Pu-Toru island group. The island is surrounded by a belt of coral also known locally as makatea, between 20 and 40 feet (6.1 and 12.2 metres) high, based on the Southern end. Mitiaro Water Commissioned Infrastructure Cook Islands along with a delegation led by […]

Atiu

Previous Next VISION FOR ATIU Kia tupu, kia ruperupe e kia u’ua e rau te tuatau. Ei turanga ngaueue kore kia rauka te tupuanga matutu, o te kimi puapinga no te iti tangata Atiu e te enua. To have safe, durable and reliable infrastructure to support economic growth and social development in Atiu. Atiu is […]

Infrastructure explains roadblock in Muri

Tuesday 2 March 2021 | Written by Caleb Fotheringham | Published in Local Travellers wanting to get through Muri had to wait six hours or go around the island on Saturday. The road closure at Tamariki Drive was extended for six hours past the proposed timeframe. One person trying to get through, Emma McQuade said she arrived at […]

Manihiki & Rakahanga

Manihiki – Pristine lagoon Manihiki also locally known as Te Fuinga o Niva, is a roughly triangular-shaped coral atoll made up of 43 islets or motu surrounding a deep, 9km wide lagoon almost completely enclosed by the surrounding reef. As with all other Northern Group atolls, Manihiki and Rakahanga are susceptible to rising sea levels. […]

Mangaia

The island of Mangaia also known as A’ua’u Enua is the Southern most island in the Cook Islands, one of the oldest islands in the Pacific, and the second largest island after Rarotonga. It circular in shape and surrounded by a high ring of of fossilised coral cliffs, known as the makatea. Project Updates Tamarua […]