04 December, 2009

Suva Activities, Events and Accommodation (Updated 4.12.09)

The following events are scheduled for Suva: One-off Events:
  • Suva 7s Series Tournament 2 (Lautoka) to be held from 11 to 12 December 2009 at Churchill Park, Lautoka, is registering teams interested to take part at the event - pls call Amena Tamanitoakula on telephones (679) 7132840 or (679) 3585603 or email amena_t05@yahoo.com.au;
  • 2009 Fiji Fashion Week - Model Search. Anyone interested can call telephone (679) 3576984 or email info@fijifashionweek.com;
  • Learn French and Fijian with the Alliance Francaise - Term 3 starts, Monday, 7 September 2009, Alliance Francaise, 92 Ratu Sukuna Road, Nasese, Suva;
  • FemTALK 89.2FM community radio initiative on the theme "Commit! Act! Demand : End Violence against Women", from Wednesday, 25 November, to Thursday, 10 December 2009, 12pm to 4pm daily, Vunimono, Nausori;
  • 2009 Fiji Fashion Week, from Wednesday, 2 December, to Sunday, 6 December 2009, Fiji Beach Resort and Spa, Denarau Island, Nadi, Fiji;
  • Jacks of Fiji store at MHCC opens, Thursday, 3 December 2009, MHCC, Suva;
  • 2009-2010 IRB Sevens Series, 4-6 December 2009, Dubai, UAE (Matches to be shown live on Fiji Television);
  • MHCC Fashion Week, from Friday, 4 December, to Sunday, 6 December 2009, Albert Park, Suva;
  • Fiji Chess Federation - JR White National Championships, Friday, 4 December, to Monday, 7 December 2009;
  • Oceania Pacific Cup Hockey Tournament, Saturday, 5 December, to Friday, 13 December 2009, Fiji Sports Council National Hockey Centre, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Fiji Outrigger - Uprising Mixed V6 Changeover Race, 5 December 2009, Suva to Pacific Harbour;
  • Sports Clinic for children between the ages of 7 and 14, Monday, 7 December, to Friday, 11 December 2009, from 8.30am to 2pm daily, National Sporting Complex, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Peace Poetry Reading Night, Thursday, 10 December 2009, starting 6.30pm, AusAid Lecture Theatre Space, University of the South Pacific, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Re-imagining Oceania : Place, Space and the in-between", an exhibition of Pacific Contemporary Art, from Thursday, 10 December, to Wednesday, 16 December 2009, from 10am to 4pm daily, Oceania Centre for Art, Culture & Pacific Studies, University of the South Pacific, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Events at MHCC - Colouring Competition for Children between the ages of 6 and 12 on Friday, 11 December 2009, from 4pm to 6pm, MHCC, Suva;
  • Lautoka Sevens Series (as part of the Suva Rugby Festival build-up), Friday, 11 December, and Saturday, 12 December 2009, Churchill Park, Lautoka;
  • 2009-2010 IRB Sevens Series, 11-12 December 2009, George, South Africa;
  • Events at MHCC - Island Dance Competition involving island dance groups on Saturday, 12 December 2009, from 4pm to 8pm, MHCC, Suva;
  • Give Back to Fiji Charity Concert (with performances by Fiji musicians/singers living abroad and some local artists), Saturday, 12 December 2009, from 6pm to 9pm, Vodafone Arena, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Events at MHCC - Krump Dance Competition involving Krump Dance groups on Friday, 18 December 2009, from 4pm to 8pm, MHCC, Suva;
  • Continental Airlines begins services to/from Fiji, starting Saturday, 19 December 2009;
  • Events at MHCC - Christmas Carol Singing Competition involving groups of any age on Saturday, 19 December 2009, from 4pm to 8pm, MHCC, Suva;
  • Labasa Sevens Series (as part of the Suva Rugby Festival build-up), Friday, 8 January, and Saturday, 9 January 2010, Subrail Park, Labasa;
  • Suva Rugby Festival, from Monday, 18 January, to Saturday, 23 January 2010, tfl National Stadium and Albert Park, Suva;
  • 2009-2010 IRB Sevens Series, 5-6 February 2010, Wellington, New Zealand;
  • 2009-2010 IRB Sevens Series, 13-14 February 2010, USA;
  • 2009-2010 IRB Sevens Series, 20-21 March 2010, Adelaide, Australia;
  • 2009-2010 IRB Sevens Series, 26, 27, 28 March 2010, Hong Kong;
  • 2010 Bula Fiji Tourism Exchange, from Tuesday, 18 May, to Saturday, 22 May 2010, Sofitel Fiji Resort and Spa, Denarau, Nadi;
  • 2009-2010 IRB Sevens Series, 22-23 May 2010, London, England;
  • 2009-2010 IRB Sevens Series, 29-30 May 2010, Edinburgh, Scotland;
  • Flying Fijians Rugby team vs Australia, Sunday, 6 June 2010, venue to be advised;

Recurring Events:

  • Fiji Arts Council Art Gallery opens daily, including Saturdays, Procera House, opposite RB Patel, Waimanu Road, Suva;
  • 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;
  • Bridge night, every Monday nights, from 6.30 to 9.30pm, The Fiji Club, 1 Selbourne Street, Suva;
  • Jazz, every Mondays, from 5pm, Traps Nightclub, Suva;
  • Leonard Aitcheson's Black Belt Special Intensive Program, training done every Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, from 8pm to 9pm, Hyundai Fitness Centre (former Rabuka Gym), Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • Taekwondo Classes are held every Mondays and Wednesdays, from 4pm to 5.30pm on each day for Juniors and from 5.30pm to 7pm on each day for adults, Suva Civic Centre;
  • Hapkido classes with Leonard Aitcheson are held every Mondays and Wednesdays, from 6.45pm to 7.45pm at the Hyundai Fitness Centre, Laucala Bay, Suva;
  • The ROC Market, every third Sunday of the month, outside Dolphins Foodcourt, FNPF Plaza, Victoria Parade, Suva;
  • Velocity Cycling Group Sunday Rides, Sundays, from 6am, venue to be advised weekly to participants;
  • 1 Degree Cycle Races every third Sunday of the month, Vuya Road, Veiuto, 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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