Manihiki’s 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. Manihiki […]


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 […]