The Chatham Islands
is three quarters of an hour ahead of mainland New Zealand time, and she has to order $700 worth of groceries at a time, then wait for them to arrive by ship from New Zealand.
"There was no likelihood of being able to successfully save the remaining whale," said DoC's Chatham Islands
operations manager, Dave Carlton.
The Snares and Chatham Islands
were discovered in 1791, by George Vancouver in HMS Discovery and his escort Capt.
The evening also featured the unveiling of a documentary film introduced by Songhees Elder Joan Morris (see her profile on page 27) which expressed her powerful personal ties to the nearby Chatham Islands
The Chatham Islands
a small group of islands about 750 km east of the South Island and home to about 600 people was put under the state of emergency on Monday as emergency services battled a spate of rural fires and the cyclone bore down on the community.
Some of the easternmost corners of earth, including Samoa, Kiribati and the Chatham Islands
of New Zealand, were the first places to herald the new year.--BBC R.H.
Others chose to stay at home and watch the celebrations as they occurred throughout the world, with the Chatham Islands
, Tonga, Fiji and Kiribati experiencing the new millennium first at 1000 GMT, whilst the people of Samoa celebrated 25 hours later as the millennium arrived there last.
Beginning in 1849, lawyer Adam Ewing (Jim Sturgess) discovers a slave stowed aboard a ship bound for America from the Chatham Islands
Rating: CLOUD ATLAS (15) IN 1849, lawyer Adam Ewing (Jim Sturgess) discovers a slave called Autua (David Gyasi) stowed aboard a ship bound for America from the Chatham Islands
In 1849, lawyer Adam Ewing (Sturgess) discovers a slave called Autua (David Gyasi) stowed aboard a ship bound for America from the Chatham Islands
In line with the New Zealand Chatham Islands
Focus survey (Ministry of Health, 2005), the sampling structure was designed to sample as many members of the Stewart Island usually-resident population as possible.
The concentrations of selected trace metals were measured in commercially harvested New Zealand scallop species: Chlamys delicatula (queen scallop) from the Otago Coastal Shelf and Pecten novaezelandiae (dredge scallop) collected from 6 sites around the South Island, New Zealand (Titirangi Bay, Collingwood, Milford Sound, Breaksea Sound, Paterson Inlet, and the Chatham Islands