Author: Jane Mahoney

Profile: Pacific journalist interested in social justice

By Jane Mahoney Ben Bohane’s career wrap sheet is a resumé with nary a dull moment – a career memory spanning more than 20 years across many parts of a troubled globe. The renowned photojournalist, who now lives in Vanuatu, continues

Motorbikes: A Passion, Unbanned in the Pacific

By Jane Mahoney In New Caledonia motorbike riders are rarely hassled by police. A group of motorbike riders clad in leather, Harley Davidson insignias, scarves and skulls may sound an unlikely sight roaring into a tropical lagoon one hour north

Linking up: Australia likes New Caledonia but is not buying into its troubles

By Jane Mahoney The French Pacific territory of New Caledonia has many ties with Australia – especially in industry and trade. The island territory has numerous similarities to its former colonial neighbours, like Vanuatu or Fiji, in terms of political