Sigatoka Bilibili Races 2012

The 28th Sigatoka Bilibili Race is set to attract top teams for the competition on the 10th of October which also marks Fiji Day celebration.

ANZ Sigatoka District Hospital Charity Golf Day

Please come and join with fellow golfers to enjoy a fun filled day at the Natadola Bay Championship Golf Course for the ANZ Sigatoka District Hospital Charity Golf Day, which has been organized by the Coral Coast chapter of FHTA. Date : Sunday 14th October 2012.

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Jonah Lomu is the ambassador of Coral Coast Sevens

Jonah Lomu, who is the ambassador of the Fiji Coral Coast Sevens tournament, has confirmed his attendance at the Coral Coast 7s to be held from November 15 to 17 , 2012 at Lawaqa Park in Sigatoka.

Rugby superstar Lomu has hailed the organisation of the Coral Coast Sevens tournament.

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Sunnybank QLD & Otago Uni join Coral Coast Rugby Sevens 2012

OTAGO University from New Zealand and Sunnybank (Queensland) will compete in the third edition of Fiji’s Coral Coast Sevens in November.

The two clubs, who boast an outstanding history in rugby sevens, are the first international clubs to confirm their place in the ‘champion of champions’ tournament at Lawaqa Park in Sigatoka. Additional teams from around the Pacific Rim are expected to be known soon.Continue Reading …

Air Pacific is now Fiji Airways!

Air Pacific will rebrand as Fiji Airways as part of a turnaround plan that also involves new Airbus aircraft.Continue Reading …

No Plastic – That’s Fantastic Campaign launched

On Tuesday, 12 June, the winners of the “No Plastic – That’s Fantastic” school poster competition were announced at Outrigger on the Lagoon – Fiji! Each winner received $500 for their school, plus $100 for themselves. The winning schools and students were presented with their prizes by the President of Fiji, Ratu Epeli Nailatikau.Continue Reading …

Wardens Rugby Club to play in the Serevi 7’s

THE all-conquering Wardens rugby club has accepted an invitation to play in the Serevi Vancouver International Sevens next month.

The club, which won the Fiji Coral Coast Sevens in 2011, is expected to include current and former Fijian players when it lines up against 12 other international teams in Canada’s largest sevens tournament on July 21.Continue Reading …

Peter Hopgood of the Outrigger on the Lagoon is new Chairman of the Coral Coast Chapter of the Fiji Hotel & Tourism Association

Peter Hopgood, General Manager of the Outrigger on the Lagoon – Fiji, has been voted in as the new Chairman of the Coral Coast Chapter of the Fiji Islands Hotel and Tourism Association. Continue Reading …

The Sigatoka Bilibili Race

Sigatoka and Nadroga is famous for the annual Bilibili Race a festive sporting event involving employees of the province’s hotels and resorts, located along the Coral Coast.

Apart from the tug-of-war, sack race and other competitions, the highlight of the event is the famous “bilibili” (bamboo raft) race across the Sigatoka River.Continue Reading …

Opening of the new Accident and Emergency Department of the Sigatoka Hospital

PEOPLE of Nadroga and Navosa now have access to state-of-the-art facilities at the accident and emergency unit at Koromumu Hospital in Sigatoka.

The unit, designed to improve patient comfort and guarantee the efficient provision of emergency services, was built with funds from the Coral Coast chapter of the Fiji Islands Hotel and Tourism Association.Continue Reading …

Coral Coast Chapter of the Fiji Islands Hotel and Tourism Association donate Emergency Vehicle to National Fire Authority of Fiji

The Coral Coast Chapter of the Fiji Islands Hotel and Tourism Association has contributed yet again to the local community with a donation of Fiji’s first rapid response rescue and fire tender to the National Fire Authority of Fiji (NFS).

The keys were handed over to the NFS on Thursday, 26th June 2008 following an address by the Chairman of the Coral Coast Chapter, Mr Robert Wade.Continue Reading …