Queen Sālote’s song broadcast to mark anniversary of shipwreck and heroic survival efforts by Tongan passengers and crew

    On the evening of November 26, 1962, the Kava Tonga group went to the royal palace in Nuku’alofa and sang a new song for Her Majesty Queen Sālote. A few days before Her Majesty had met the survivors of the wreck of the Tuaikaepau, who had survived for three  months stranded on a reef in…


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