02 February, 2007

Upcoming Activities, Events and Accommodation in Suva (Updated 2.2.07)

The following events are scheduled for Suva:

One-off Events:

  • Kids Netball clinic, from 20 January 2007 for three months, age group categories are : 6-8 years; 9 to 11 years; and 12 to 14 years. (E-mail Alumeci on mecidv@yahoo.com for more information);
  • Oceania Hockey Qualifiers for Olympics, 2007 - time to be confirmed, Suva;
  • National Boxing Championship, from Wednesday, 31 January, to Friday, 2 February 2007, Raiwai Youth Hall, Raiwai, Suva;
  • FTIB Exporting to Canada Seminar, Friday, 2 February 2007, 8.30am to 10am, FTIB Boardroom, Level 6, Civic Tower, Suva;
  • Colonial Cup Rugby match between Suva Highlanders and Coastal Stallions, Friday, 2 February 2007, 6pm, Post Fiji Stadium, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Art classes for kids taken by Suva artist, Kathy Ogawa, Saturday, 3 February 2007, from 10am to 12pm and from 2pm to 4pm, The Homestay, Princess Road, Tamavua, Suva;
  • Fiji National Rugby League AGM, Saturday, 3 February 2007, from 10am, FASANOC headquarters, Bau Street, Flagstaff, Suva;
  • Colonial Cup Rugby match between Tailevu Knights and Crusaders, Saturday, 3 February 2007, 3pm, Ratu Cakobau Park, Nausori;
  • Suva Triathlon Meet, Sunday, 4 February 2007, from 6am, National Aquatic Centre, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Oceania Dance Theatre Recruitment of Dancers, 5 to 9 February 2007, Oceania Centre, USP, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Secretariat of the Pacific Community 60th Anniversary Celebrations, Open Day, Tuesday, 6 February, and Wednesday, 7 February 2007, Suva Civic Centre;
  • Seminar : Surviving Global and Local Tourism Growth with a Shrinking and Changing Workforce, by Mr Anthony Brien, Thursday, 8 February 2007, 6.30pm to 8.30pm, Room S024 in the FBE Building, Ground Floor, USP, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Oceania Dance Theatre Workshops, 12 February to 2 March 2007, 9am to 2pm each day, Oceania Centre, USP, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Queen Victoria School (QVS) International Sevens, 16 and 17 March, 2007, Post Fiji Stadium, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Art Display to coincide with the Double Dialogues conference, 4 to 10 July 2007, Suva;
  • Suva Hibiscus Festival, 17 to 25 August 2007, Albert Park, Suva;
  • Oceania Women's Hockey Qualifiers for 2008 Olympic Games, from 10 September 2007, Suva;
  • 18th Hobbie 16 World Championship, 10 to 20 October 2007, Suva & Pacific Harbour;
  • Queen Victoria School's 100th Anniversary Celebrations, November 2007.

Recurring Events:

  • Fiji Museum displays, daily at The Fiji Museum, Suva;
  • Taekwondo classes, Mondays and Wednesdays, 4pm to 5.30pm - Junior class, 5.30pm to 7pm - Senior class, Suva Civic Centre;
  • Suva Orchid and Horticultural Group Meeting, from 5.30pm, every first Monday of the month, Wesley Church, Butt Street, Suva;
  • Stormy Monday Blues Night, Mondays, from 9pm, Golden Dragon Nightclub, Victoria Parade;
  • Rasta Tuesday, from 9pm, Tuesdays, Golden Dragon Nightclub, Suva;
  • Jazz at the Holiday Inn, every Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 6pm to 10pm, Holiday Inn;
  • Rucksack Club Meeting, every second Wednesday of the month, from 6.45pm, St Andrew's Church Hall, Suva;
  • Alternate Rock, every Wednesdays, from 9pm, Golden Dragon Nightclub, Victoria Parade, Suva;
  • Soul, funk, disco and classics DJ music, from 8pm, Fridays, Traps Lounge, Victoria Parade;
  • Velocity Cycling Ride, from 7am, every Saturday, leaves from The Roc, FNPF Dolphins Plaza;
  • SideStep, every last Saturday of the month, 9pm to close, Traps Upstairs Lounge, Victoria Parade;
  • Arts Village Firewalking Show, starts 11am, every Saturday, Grandstand, Arts Village, Pacific Harbour;
  • The Roc Market, every third Sunday of the month, The Roc, Dolphins Plaza, Victoria Parade, Suva;
  • Wai Tui Cycles Ride, every Sundays, from 6am, start at Wai Tui Cycles, Garden City, Raiwai, Suva;
  • Sunday Church Services, 8am or 10.45am, Wesley Church, Butt Street;
  • Jazz by the Beach, Sundays, 1pm to 5pm, Pearl South Pacific, Pacific Harbour.

For accommodation for any events, please check out a two bedroom rental home with seaviews in Suva on links at the right hand side of this blog or contact telephone (679) 3396427, (679) 9921427 or e-mail gilbert@connect.com.fj directly.

A special rate of F$600.00 per week (or a discount of 40% off our normal rates) is offered for all bookings up to 30 April 2007. Those that wish to have their events included can contact me on the e-mail address provided above.

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