Coconut Wireless

A collection of news items about our research project

Tropical Island

Scholars push for Pacific tourism bubble

July 2, 2020

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Research finds upside in tough year for Pacific tourism workers

October 26, 2020

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Pacific Islanders return to simpler way of life as Covid-19 affects tourism

October 26, 2020

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Could COVID-19 give New Zealand's tourism sector a chance to go green?

Feb 18, 2021

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Covid-19: Kiwis should expect to pay more for Pacific travel when borders reopen

Feb 21, 2021


Charge more for flights to deter tourists and help the planet

March 9, 2021


'No light at the end of the tunnel' for Fiji's tourism amid second outbreak

May 29, 2021

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Fijians harness the fundraising power of social media as their government struggles with the COVID-19 crisis

July 19, 2021


South Pacific islanders stay afloat despite losing tourists

September 14, 2021


Path back to tourism fraught for Pacific

September 30, 2021


When are countries in the Pacific opening up to international travel?

October 15, 2021


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Weathering the COVID-19 storm in Vanuatu

August 23, 2020

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Samoans urged to rediscover 'timeless Samoa'

September 17, 2020

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Fiji still keen for a 'bula bubble'

October 6, 2020


Cook Islands PM hopes for Pacific tourism bubble 

October 8, 2020

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Cook Islands residents resilient during COVID-19

October 22, 2020


Help us, and help us soon, tourism sector says

November 5, 2020


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