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Julie Harris
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New Caledonia: An unexplored and under-appreciated island in the South Pacific.
Of course I have loved it in New Caledonia - and with this second stay of 3 years, I have come to love it even more.
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France does not stand alone in its shock, horror and pain this week. New Caledonia, along with countries around the world, join France, in solidarity.
With the horrifying events this last week in France, New Caledonia has stood in solidarity with France. Within hours of the news on Thursday morning our time, 1,000 people met at the Place des Coco...
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With a week that started off windless, those of us who love and watch windsurfing here in New Caledonia were a little worried. We’ve known windless days at Anse Vata (Nouméa), and weeks before we’d asked our friends at Aloha Windsurfing what would happen if there were no wind for the Windsurfing World Cup, a return to the island after 19 years’ absence. “That’s not a possibility,” said Gégé, “there will be wind.”
With a week that started off windless, those of us who love and watch windsurfing here in New Caledonia were a little worried. We've known windless days at Anse Vata (Nouméa), and weeks before we'd...
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After 135 years, the skull of High Chief Ataï from the Pacific archipelago of New Caledonia has been returned to his homeland. In a ceremony on August 28th, France’s Overseas Territories Minister George Pau-Langevin gave the skull to Bergé Kawa, a chief in his own right and a direct descendant of Ataï. This is a righting of a wrong that has been very long in coming.
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Recycle, reuse, reduce: it's nice to see New Caledonia taking baby steps in this direction.
The following article is a translation of the original article printed in Les Nouvelles Calédoniennes, 14 July 2014. I was encouraged by this news and had to share it with you. For those of you who...
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Rioters torched vehicles, equipment and buildings at Vale’s nickel mine in the French Pacific territory of New Caledonia over the weekend, as anger boiled over about a chemical spill in a local river.
The article below is reproduced in its entirety from   Readers will find a short update on the situation further below. Photos courtesy of Les Nouvelles caledoniennes. Protesters burn vehicles, bui...
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What's up in New Caledonia? Independence disputes, judo championships and France's most idyllic spot?
What the heck happened? Several among you have sent me messages to know if I am still in New Caledonia. Where did I go? Why did I stop writing? The truth is, 2015 hit us with a wallop. In mid-Janua...
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Looking for a bit of the “back of beyond”, marooned on a desert island, with only a knife, matches and a little salt and pepper to get you by? Have we got the adventure for you, here in New Caledonia!
Looking for a bit of the "back of beyond", marooned on a desert island, with only a knife, matches and a little salt and pepper to get by with? Have we got the adventure for you! A few weeks ago, w...
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Did you know you could geocache in New Caledonia? Yet another reason to visit beautiful New Caleonia - and if you join this new game, you can win holiday weekends here. Yet another reason to visit!
Geocachers' delight: Treasures on Pleasure Island - or New Caledonia, for those of you who like exact locations. Geocaching, as many of you know, has been around for years now (14 to be exact) as w...
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Who knew you could make your own delicious chocolate in New Caledonia? You can!
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June is a beautiful month in New Caledonia. The light sparkles and the temperatures dip slightly to highs of low- to mid-20s (Centigrade). 
June is a beautiful month in New Caledonia. The light sparkles and the temperatures dip slightly to highs of low- to mid-20s (Centigrade). Though we love to get out, we've been bound to Nouméa with...
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    Psychology, 1984 - 1988
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Paris - Sacramento - Bunnell - Palatka - San Francisco