Titles of interest
- Wellington City Council Pacific Island communities
- Wellington City Libraries Migrant Community Guide
Information pages available in Samoan, Tongan, Tokelauan, Fijian, Kiribati and Cook Islands.
|Samoa (formerly Western Samoa)||1/1/1962 - celebrated June 1-3|
|Tonga (Emancipation Day)||June 4|
|Solomon Islands||July 7|
The Cook Islands celebrates Constitution Day on August 4th every year.
|Art of the Pacific||709.9 & 709.96|
|Finau pea ia malo||Score 780.58 FIN|
|Learning Pacific Island languages||499.4|
|Material in Pacific Island languages||899.4|
|Pacific Islands guidebooks, description & travel||919.593-919.69|
|Pacific Index of abbreviations and acronyms||423.1 IVO|
|Pacific Islanders living in NZ||305.8994|
|Pacific Islands : an encyclopedia||990 PAC|
|Pacific Islands history, social life & customs, politics & government||995.93-996.9|
|Pacific Islands literature : one hundred basic books||990.016 DAY|
|Pacific Islands statistics & economic progress||319.31|
|Priorities for Maori & Pacific health||Ref 614.42 THO|
Newspaper & magazine links
All our Pacific Island newspapers are held at Newtown Library only. Titles we hold include: Cook Island News, Samoana, and Tonga Chronicle (last 3 months), but papers may also be accessed online via Pressreader with your library card.
- Spasifik magazine (or in the catalogue)
- Guam Pacific Daily News
- Honolulu Star Advertiser
- Niue News from the NZ Herald
- Papua New Guinea Post-Courier
- Samoa News
- Tokelau webdirectory
- Matangi Tonga
- Tuvalu Online
- Tahitipresse - Local and regional news
- The Contemporary Pacific
Covers a wide range of disciplines with the aim of providing comprehensive coverage of contemporary developments in the entire Pacific Islands region including Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia.
- Pacific & Polynesia events
For events, news and community notices from around the Pacific.
- Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs
- Tagata Pasifika
- South Pacific Organizer
Travel with South Pacific
- Pacific Music Awards
This site contains information about the latest award winners as well as news from the world of contemporary Pacific music.
- Dawn Raid
News and links and information from Auckland based Pacific Hip-hop label
- Music archive for the Pacific, Southern Cross University
This site provides information about traditional music and instruments from Australasia and the Pacific.
These pages are written and maintained by Wellington City Libraries staff. We'd be pleased to hear from you about this page - you can email us with any feedback.