Pacific Update with Barbara Dreaver: Teen solo sailor heartbroken, Vanuatu’s passport sales make a fortune

In this August 24 edition of Pacific Update with Barbara Dreaver, 1 NEWS' Pacific Correspondent wraps up the week's news from around the region.

Among the stories in this week's edition Vanuatu's passport sales make a fortune and why a teenager who fought authorities to sail solo is heartbroken over a Cook Islands incident.

Also in this edition, Hawaii braces for Hurricane Lane and Tonga's Prime Minister wins a five year legal battle with a satelitte company belonging to the royal family.

1 NEWS' Pacific Correspondent gives a round-up of news in the region. Source: 1 NEWS