25 May, 2007

Suva Activities, Events and Accommodation (Updated 25.5.06)

The following events are scheduled for Suva: One-off Events:
  • Art Exhibition by Fiji Institute of Technology's School of Arts, Culture & Design, Friday, 18 May, to Friday, 25 June 2007, Ratu Iloilovatu Gallery, School of Arts, Culture & Design, Carpenter Street, Raiwai, Suva;
  • Suva North Rotary Club - Casino Fun Night, Friday, 25 May 2007, from 7pm, Holiday Inn, Victoria Parade, Suva;
  • Fiji Arts Club Choir Concert, Saturday, 26 May 2007, from 7.30pm, at The Playhouse, Selbourne Street, Suva;
  • Fiji Professional Golfers Association Pro Am Tournament, Sunday, 27 May, and Monday, 28 May 2007, Fiji Golf Club, Vatuwaqa, Suva;
  • Oceania Centre for Arts & Culture Exhibition - ‘Hope springs from the sharing of knowledge’, from Monday, 28 May, to Wednesday, 30 May 2007, Oceania Centre for Arts & Culture, University of the South Pacific, Laucala Beach, Suva;
  • Suva Secondary Schools Music Festival, Monday, 28 May, to Wednesday, 30 May 2007, schools matinee from 11am to 1pm and evening performances as well on each day, Tattersalls Leisure Centre, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • New Zealand Trade & Enterprise's New Zealand Week, Monday, 28 May, to Saturday 2 June 2007, various venues around Suva;
  • Wine Tasting, Tuesday, 29 May 2007, from 6pm to 8pm, Bad Dog Cafe, Victoria Parade, Suva;
  • Mara-i-wai : Korova - Performance Art in and by the sea, Thursday, 30 May, to Saturday, 2 June 2007, between 4pm and 5pm, Queen Elizabeth Drive, opposite the Pony Club, close to the Hyundai Fitness Centre, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Dance performance - 'When the Night Falls', Thursday, 31 May 2007, from 6pm to 8pm at the Fiji Museum, Thurston Gardens, Suva;
  • Athletics trials for the South Pacific Games, Thursday, 31 May 2007, from 6pm, Post Fiji Stadium, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Dance performance - ‘Silence & Aids’ and ‘The Journey’, Friday, 1 June 2007, from 6.30pm, Oceania Centre for Arts and Culture, University of the South Pacific, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Queen Victoria School 100th Anniversary Celebrations, Singing Contest, June;
  • Fiji vs Junior All Blacks FNZBC Pre-Rugby Luncheon, Friday, 1 June, 2007, 1pm to 2pm, Lali Room, Holiday Inn, Suva;
  • Fiji vs Junior All Blacks 15s Rugby, Saturday, 2 June 2007, Suva;
  • South Pacific Bowling Carnival, Saturday, 2 June, to Friday, 15 June, 2007, Suva Bowling Club, Victoria Parade/Queen Elizabeth Drive, Suva;
  • Tabu Soro Pump Triathlon, Sunday, 3 June 2007, from 7am, at the National Aquatic Centre, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Ambassadors for Christ - Pastors Conference, Monday, 4 June, to Friday, 8 June 2007, Civic Centre Auditorium, Suva;
  • TPAF Effective Change Management and Innovation at the Workplace Course, Wednesday, 6 June, and Thursday, 7 June 2007, Suva;
  • WWF's Turtle Benefit Ball to celebrate World Oceans Day, Friday, 8 June 2007, from 7pm to 1am, Tattersalls Leisure Centre, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Start Your Business, 11 to 13 June 2007, at Cooperative and Small Business Training Institute, Draunibota, Lami;
  • Battle of the Giants Soccer Tournament, Thursday, 14 June, to Monday, 18 June 2007, Ratu Cakobau Park, Nausori;
  • Fiji Museum Ball, Friday, 15 June 2007, 6.30pm to midnight, Fiji Museum, Suva;
  • 2007 Suva Hibiscus Festival - Star Quest Competition, Heat 1, Saturday, 16 June 2007, Suva;
  • Beach Volleyball fundraising dinner (to raise funds for the team to the South Pacific Games), Saturday, 16 June 2007, from 6pm, at The Vineyard, Victoria Parade, Suva;
  • Store Management, 18 to 20 June 2007, at Cooperative and Small Business Training Institute, Draunibota, Lami;
  • 2007 Suva Hibiscus Festival - Star Quest Competition, Heat 2, Saturday, 23 June 2007, Suva;
  • TPAF 2007 Management Development Program Module 1, Monday, 25 June to Friday, 29 June 2007, TPAF Training House, Narere, Suva;
  • Fiji Music Day organised by Fiji Arts Council and Alliance Francaise, end of June 2007, Suva;
  • Kula Film Awards, July 2007, Suva;
  • Weet Bix Kids Under 15 Triathlon Meet, Sunday, 1 July 2007, Pacific Harbour;
  • Double Dialogues Conference, 4 to 6 July 2007, University of the South Pacific, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Art Display to coincide with the Double Dialogues conference, 4 to 10 July 2007, Suva;
  • 2007 Suva Hibiscus Festival - Star Quest Competition, Heat 3, Saturday, 14 July 2007, Suva;
  • Fiji Arts Club Annual Art Exhibition and Competition, Monday, 30 July, to Saturday, 4 August 2007, The Playhouse, Fiji Arts Club, Selbourne Street, Suva;
  • Queen Victoria School 100th Anniversary Celebrations Ball, August;
  • 2007 Suva Hibiscus Festival - Star Quest Competition, Semi-finals, Saturday, 4 August 2007, Suva;
  • Fiji Hibiscus Festival, 17 to 25 August 2007, Albert Park, Suva;
  • Isa Lei Reunion (for former students of the International School in Suva), 17 to 19 August 2007, Suva;
  • 2007 Suva Hibiscus Festival - Star Quest Competition, Finals, Saturday, 18 August 2007, Suva;
  • TPAF 2007 Management Development Program Module 2, Monday, 3 September, to Friday, 7 September 2007, TPAF Training House, Narere, Suva;
  • Oceania Women's Hockey Qualifiers for 2008 Olympic Games, from 10 September 2007, Suva;
  • Opening of the new Morris Hedstrom's outlet, October, Thomson Street, Suva;
  • World Invitational U18 Rugby League Championship, October 2007, Suva;
  • 18th Hobie 16 World Championships, from 8 to 19 October 2007, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Queen Victoria School 100th Anniversary Celebrations, week long celebrations, October 2007.
Recurring Events:
  • Fiji Museum displays, daily at The Fiji Museum, Suva;
  • Bridge night, every Monday nights, from 6.30 to 9.30pm, The Fiji Club, 1 Selbourne Street, Suva;
  • 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;
  • Talei Burns and Friends, every Wednesdays, 6pm to 10pm, The Malthouse, 88 Jerusalem Road (next to the Fiji Golf Club), Vatuwaqa, 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;
  • Music Workshop organised by the Fiji Arts Council and the Alliance Francaise, every Thursdays, from 5.30 to 9pm, Fiji Institute of Technology (FIT) School of Arts , Culture and Design. Campus, Raiwai, 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;
  • FIT School of Arts, Culture and Design : Saturday Classes for Children (covering piano, art & craft, acting, choir), from Saturday, 3 March 2007, School of Arts, Culture & Design, Carpenter Street (near Garden City), Raiwai, Suva;
  • Kid’s Arts Classes with Kathy Oyagawa, Saturdays, 10am to 12 noon and 2pm to 4pm, The Homestay, Princes Road, Tamavua, Suva;
  • 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 gilbertv2@connect.com.fj directly. Those that wish to have their events included can contact me on the e-mail address provided above. Note : Promote your products and services to our wide readership base from Fiji, Australia, NZ, USA and Canada by advertising on this blog. Check out our very low rates for commercial ads here.

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