Far North students spend school holidays on the high seas

Far North students spend school holidays on the high seas

The 2022 Sailing Development Week in Rarotonga included past participants who had sailed at both the London and Rio Olympics. Photo/Tina Godbert Spending the school holidays in the Cook Islands would be a special treat for any student, but transporting themselves there by sea took it to another level for three Kerikeri High sailors. Erin … Read more

Rarotonga holidays: A budget-friendly villa on popular Muri Beach

Rarotonga holidays: A budget-friendly villa on popular Muri Beach

Motu Beachfront Art Villas, Ariki Adventures sea turtle safari, and the Mooring Fish Cafe, Rarotonga. Video / GoPro Hero 9 Rather than the usual beachfront and lagoon-adjacent resorts, Brett Atkinson opts for something different in the Cook Islands, at villa accommodation in Rarotonga Where: Muri Lagoon Villa, Muri Beach, Rarotonga What: Self-contained lagoon-side luxury a … Read more

Wellington weather: Wild waves smash ferry during sailing

Wellington weather: Wild waves smash ferry during failed sailing

New ZealandUpdated Jul 21, 2022 04:23 AM3 minutes to read Waves batter Interislander ferry on its last run back to Wellington. Video / Supplied An Interislander ferry was hammered by waves this morning as it navigated the Cook Strait before sailings were canned for the rest of the day. Judah Nika, who works for the … Read more