The Tuis are a Pacific Island family who live in northern Australia. They live in a great neighbourhood with the children’s friends just nearby. They are involved in their local community and love to go camping as a family.
Salome is twelve going on eighteen, and is heavily into social media. She carries her phone with her everywhere. Like any pre teen, her family is important to her, though she doesn’t always show it. She is an independent young woman who loves to hang out with her friends.
Jonathan is nine years old and more at home with a computer than nature. He hates girls.
Marica is a busy mother, in love with her family and God. She is an organiser and keeps the whole family on their toes.
Josefa (Sefa) is a fun-loving and spiritually committed father. He likes to garden, play guitar and fix things around the house. He often perceives more than he lets on.
Tukana was named after his grandfather (Solomoni), but everyone just calls him Tuks! He is very smart and observant at 18 months old.