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Tongan is an Austronesian language of Polynesia, which is unique to Tonga. Tonga Language Week is a time when the culture, language and history of Tonga is reiterated and celebrated through songs and dances, language and cultural shows, food and festivals and community events.

Key Terms: Sustainability - Tongan Art -Tongan Dance-Contemporary Tongan Artists.


Recently celebrated 4th - 10th September 2022. Dates for 2023 are not yet available, though usually celebrated in the first week of September. Check events page for future dates.



Tonga Language Week

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