29 December, 2008

Suva Activities, Events and Accommodation (Updated 29.12.08)

The following events are scheduled for Suva: One-off Events:
  • Annual New Year's Street Party in Suva, Wednesday, 31 December 2008 to early Thursday, 1 January 2009, Victoria Parade and Albert Park, Suva;
  • Fiji National Rugby League - Fiji Residents, Overseas Tour, 2009;
  • National Council of Women Fiji - Annual General Meeting, Friday, 9 January 2009 at the Southern Cross Hotel, Suva;
  • Fiji Bati Awards Night, Friday, 16 January 2009, Tattersalls Leisure Center, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Miss India Fiji 2009 Pageant, Saturday, 17 January 2009, Girmit Centre, Lautoka;
  • 2008 Fiji Open Table Tennis Championships - All Open Events, Saturday, 17 January, and Sunday, 18 January 2009, 9am to 5pm on each day, YMCA Hall, Suva;
  • Qoliqoli Cokovata of Tikina Dreketi, Macuata, Sasa and Mali - 2009 Season of the Great Sea Reef Sevens Rugby Tournament, on Friday, 23 January, and Saturday, 24 January 2009, starting 9am on each day, Ratu Cakobau Park, Nausori;
  • 2009 IRB Wellington 7s/Sevens Tournament, Friday, 6 February, and Saturday, 7 February 2009, Wellington, New Zealand;
  • Floral Arrangement - Stage 1 Workshop (organised by the Centre for Continuing and Community Education, University of the South Pacific), Saturday, 7 February 2009, from 9am to 4pm, (venue to be advised);
  • Workshop on Urban and Peri-Urban Agriculture (organised by the Centre for Continuing and Community Education, University of the South Pacific), Monday, 9 February 2009, from 9am to 4pm, (venue to be advised);
  • 2009 Marist Sevens Rugby Tournament, Friday, 20 February, and Saturday, 21 February 2009, National Stadium, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • 2009 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens, from Thursday, 5 March, to Saturday, 7 March 2009, Dubai, United Arab Emirates;
  • 2009 Wai Tui Fiji Outrigger International (Paddling Event), from Friday, 10 April, to Monday, 13 April 2009, (venue to be advised);
  • V6 and V1 marathon season (Paddling events), from May to October 2009, (venue to be advised);
  • 2009 Pacific Nations (Rugby) Cup series, June 2009, venues around Fiji (except for one or two matches);
  • Second Pacific Youth Festival, July 2009, Suva;
  • Flying Fijians Rugby team Northern Hemisphere Tour - Fiji vs Scotland, Saturday, 14 November 2009;
  • Flying Fijians Rugby team Northern Hemisphere Tour - Fiji vs Ireland, Saturday, 21 November 2009;
  • Flying Fijians Rugby team Northern Hemisphere Tour - Fiji vs England, Saturday, 28 Novembe 2009.
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.
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