2019 30 Apr
Fragrant Flowers
 


The Pitcairn Miscellany described them as the “sweet smells of Summer”. They were describing the flowers of Pitcairn that give a beautiful fragrance, both day and night, all over the Island . . .

27 Feb
Paintings of the Bounty
 


The HMAV Bounty has such an amazing history that it has become a focus for storytellers, nautical devotees, historians and artists among others . . .
2018 12 Dec
Pitcairn from the Air
 


The Pitcairn Islands form the southeasternmost extension of the geological archipelago of the Tuamotus of French Polynesia . . .

11 Nov
Commemorating the End of World War One
 


The Armistice of 11 November 1918 was the armistice that ended fighting on land, sea and air in World War One between the Allies and Germany . . .

19 Sep
Big Blue Octopus
 


Like squids and cuttlefish, the octopus is a cephalopod which means it has a large head and many arms, or tentacles . . .

18 Jul
Colours of Paradise
 


Pitcairn's proximity to the equator is roughly the same as Hawaii and gives the island a similar sub-tropical climate . . .

30 May
Royal Wedding, TRHs The Duke and Duchess of Sussex
 


On 27 November 2017, Clarence House announced that Prince Harry would marry Ms Meghan Markle in the spring of 2018 . . .

05 Apr
Pitcairn's Constitution - Nobbs and Eliott
 


Pitcairn’s Constitution, signed onboard the HMS Fly on 30 November 1838, incorporated Pitcairn into the British Empire and included two notable firsts in British legislation : female suffrage and compulsory schooling. . .

27 Feb
Jewels of the Bounty
 


When the mutineers burnt the HMAV Bounty on January 23, 1790 to avoid detection from the authorities, much was sent to the seabed of Bounty Bay . . .
2017 07 Dec
William Bligh 200 years
 


William Bligh was born on 9 September 1754, most probably in Plymouth, Devon. He was signed for the Royal Navy at age seven, at a time when it was common to sign early for a commission . . .

25 Oct
Transverse Ladybird
 


Coccinella transversalis, commonly known as the transverse ladybird or transverse lady beetle/ladybug is a species of beetle found from India across southern and south-eastern Asia to Malesia (a biogeographical region straddling the Equator and the boundaries of the Indomalaya ecozone and Australasia ecozone), Australia and into the Pacific . . .

13 Sep
Robert Pitcairn
 


250 years ago on July 2nd 1767, a young boy high in the crow’s nest of the HMS Swallow, shouted "Land Ahoy" and Pitcairn's Island was first sighted by a European . . .

26 Jul
Pitcairn Islands Marine Reserve
 


Since early 2011 the Pew Environment Group's Global Ocean Legacy project has been working with the Pitcairn islanders on the idea of establishing a large scale marine reserve within their waters . . .
2015 15 Oct
2015 Definitives
 


October 15 2015 is exactly 75 years since the Pitcairn Islands released its first issue of postage stamps . . .

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