2 Aug 2018

Cook Islands language celebrated through music and taonga

From , 3:03 pm on 2 August 2018

As events are held across the country for Cook Islands Language Week, some New Zealanders of Cook Islands heritage are drawing on music and taonga in their celebrations.

The theme for this year's 'Epetoma o te reo Māori Kūki 'Āirani is "Be proud of your language and protect its future".

Mackenzie Smith reports.

Cook Islands Language Week 2018

Photo: Mackenzie Smith