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Community Information

Special days

Independence Days:

Country: Date
Samoa (formerly Western Samoa) 1/1/1962 - celebrated June 1-3
Tonga (Emancipation Day) June 4
Solomon Islands July 7
Kiribati July 12
Vanuatu July 30
Tuvalu October 1
Fiji October 10
Niue October 19

The Cook Islands celebrates Constitution Day on August 4th every year.

Shelf help

Subject: Dewey No.
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 crafts 745.50996
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
Tapa 746.0454

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.

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