24 October, 2008

Suva Activities, Events and Accommodation (Updated 24.10.08)

The following events are scheduled for Suva: One-off Events:
  • Term 3 - Learn French, Fijian or Hindi classes, from 1 September to 21 November 2008, Alliance Francaise, Suva;
  • Third School Term, from Monday, 1 September, to Friday, 28 November 2008;
  • Angklung and Arumba Workshop on traditional bamboo instruments from West Java, Indonesia (continued), from Thursday, 23 October, to Wednesday, 5 November, 10am to 2pm on each day, 22 Roko Tui Colo Street, Tamavua, Suva;
  • Annual Sukuna Bowl Rugby match between Army and Police, Friday, 24 October 2008, National Stadium, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Rotary Club of Suva Peninsula Sunset - Annual Quiz Night, Friday, 24 October 2008, Defence Club, Suva;
  • Fiji Swimming - National Short Course Swimming Championships, from Friday, 24 October, to Sunday, 26 October 2008, National Aquatic Centre, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Diwali Buffet Lunch, Friday, 24 October, and Monday, 27 October 2008, JJ's on the Park, Suva;
  • Farebrother Sullivan Trophy Challenge between Suva and Nadi, Saturday, 25 October 2008, starting 3pm, Prince Charles Park, Nadi;
  • Fiji Cancer Society - Bra Art Competition (part of Breast Cancer Awareness Programme), from Saturday, 25 October, to Sunday, 2 November 2008;
  • Fundraising dinner to raise funds for an overseas medical treatment of a one year old baby, Saula Matavucu, who is suffering from Congenital Heart Disease and Ventricular Septal Defection, Monday, 27 October 2008, starting 6pm, Suva Central Cuisine, Suva Central Building, Suva;
  • Art Exhibition by final year students of the International Baccalaureate Visual Arts Diploma Programme, Monday, 27 October 2008, starting 6.30pm, MultiPurpose Hall, International School, Laucala Beach, Suva;
  • Drama Production - The Little Shop, Thursday, 30 October 2008, starting 6.30pm, Multipurpose Hall, International School, Laucala Beach, Suva;
  • Guang Zhou Acrobatic Troupe from China - Performance Show, Thursday, 30 October 2008, starting 5.15pm, Yat Sen Hall, Flagstaff, Suva;
  • Train the Trainer - Advanced Skills for the Practical Trainer (stage 3) Workshop, from Thursday, 30 October to Saturday, 1 November 2008, Centre for Continuing and Community Education, University of the South Pacific, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • FASANOC's Annual Fiji Sports Hall of Fame Induction Dinner, Friday, 31 October 2008, starting 6.30pm, Tradewinds Entertainment Centre, Lami;
  • Golden Dragon Nightclub - Halloween Party, Friday, 31 October 2008, Golden Dragon Nightclub, Victoria Parade, Suva;
  • Fiji Rugby League World Cup match - Fiji vs France, 1 November 2008, WIN Stadium, Wollongong, Australia;
  • Project Management : Writing Practical Proposals Workshop, Saturday, 1 November 2008, 9am to 4pm, venue to be confirmed, Suva;
  • Halloween Night, Saturday, 1 November 2008, starting 7pm, Bad Dog Cafe, Victoria Parade, Suva;
  • Rugby League World Cup match - Fiji vs Scotland, 5 November 2008, Bluetongue Stadium, Central Coast, Australia;
  • Fiji Arts Council organised performance by the South China Song and Dance Troupe, Wednesday, 6 November 2008, from 6pm, Suva Civic Centre, Suva;
  • Management Skills for the Administrative Assistant Workshop, Friday, 7 November, and Saturday, 8 November 2008, 9am to 4pm, venue to be confirmed, Suva;
  • Oceania Pacific Cup Hockey Tournament, from Thursday, 13 November, to Saturday, 22 November 2008, National Hockey Centre, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Tilapia and Prawn Farming Stage 1 Workshop, Saturday, 15 November 2008, 9am to 4pm, Centre for Continuing and Community Education, University of the South Pacific, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Fiji National Age & Open Short Course Swimming Champs, 21 and 22 November 2008, National Aquatic Centre, Laucala Bay, Suva
  • Fiji Bodybuilding Federation's Mr Fiji 2008 Bodybuilding event, 29 November 2008, Suva.
Recurring Events:
  • Fiji Museum displays, daily at The Fiji Museum, Suva;
  • Oceania Centre Gallery, opens daily, at the Oceania Centre for Arts & Culture, University of the South Pacific, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Tagimoucia Art Gallery (Fiji's first permanent and dedicated art gallery exhibiting art work of prison inmates), opens daily, 8am to 4pm, opposite Suva Prison;
  • Bridge night, every Monday nights, from 6.30 to 9.30pm, The Fiji Club, 1 Selbourne Street, Suva;
  • Wai Tui Cycles After Work Bike Rides, every Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, starts 5pm, from Esquires CafĂ©, Dolphins Plaza, Loftus Street, Suva;
  • Hapkido classes are held every Mondays and Wednesdays, from 6.45pm to 7.45pm at the Hyundai Fitness Centre, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), meets every Mondays and Thursdays, at 5.30pm, Mitchell Clinic, 83 Princes Road, Tamavua, Suva;
  • Tsulu Face-to-Face Tour, every Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, at 10.45am, Arts Village, Pacific Harbour;
  • Toastmasters, every Tuesdays, from 5.30pm to 6.30pm, Fiji Club, Selbourne Street, Suva;
  • Fijian Mekes, Indian and Island Dances, every Tuesdays and Sundays, from 7.30pm to 9.00pm, Raintree Lodge, Colo-i-Suva, Suva;
  • Jazz at the Holiday Inn with Annie Mawi, every Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, from 5pm, Holiday Inn, Suva;
  • Weekly Buffet Lunch, Fridays, starting 12pm, Five Princess Hotel, Princess Road, Samabula, Suva;
  • Listen to soul, funk, disco and classics with with DJ Tora, every Fridays, from 8pm 'til late, Traps Lounge, Traps Bar, Victoria Parade, Suva;
  • Esquires Coffee House Weekly Fun Cycle around the Suva seawall, Nasese and Muanikau, every Saturdays, starts 7am, from the Esquires Coffee House, Loftus Street, Suva;
  • Arts Village Firewalking Show, 11am to 12pm, every Saturday, Grandstand, Arts Village, Pacific Harbour;
  • The ROC Market, every third Sunday of the month, outside Dolphins Foodcourt, FNPF Plaza, Victoria Parade, Suva;
  • Sunday Church Services, 8am or 10.45am, Wesley Church, Butt Street, Suva;
  • Sunday English Church Services, 9am, Calvary Temple, Samabula, Suva.
To list your events on this blog, pls call us on (679) 3342719 or e-mail info@gilbert.com.fj. Listing of events is free, however, we charge a small fee for advertising products and services on the blog. When you advertise with us, you reach our wide readership base from Fiji, Australia, NZ, USA, UK, Europe and Canada by advertising on this blog. Check out our very low rates for commercial ads here.

No comments: