- 9am to 12pm, Topic - Governance for Cultural Institutions, Speaker - Professor K Thaman, Holiday Inn, Lali Room, Suva;
- 1pm to 3pm, Workshop - Being and Becoming : Research and Writing Our Own Stories in Melanesia, Holiday Inn, Banyan Room, Suva;
- Starting at 7pm, Post Fiji Stadium, Laucala Bay, Suva. To welcome the delegations of the 5 participating countries. Will feature a mass choir, brass bands of the Fiji Military Forces, Fiji Police, Salvation Army, Youth Department and the Fiji Institute of Technology.