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.
- Victoria University Wellington, Pacific Studies
- University of Canterbury, Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies
- Tautai: Guiding Pacific arts
- Pacific tapa designs
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