Fiji Time: 2:08 AM on Monday 30 November

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Musicians help out

Ana Madigibuli
Friday, June 13, 2014

MUSICIANS have always inspired people with their music.

But the All Back Home musicians got a chance to inspire people in a different way by giving $5391.06 to the St Giles Hospital in Suva yesterday.

The musicians from abroad and Fiji got a chance to not only hand over the funds to the hospital but also tour the facility, giving them a glimpse of how their charity would support patients at the hospital.

Sydney Fiji Musicians Association president Lawrence Foon said their focus was always on assisting the hospital and helping it develop in any way possible.

"We are not only focused on charity as we also tried to give young musicians a chance to develop their talent," Foon said.

Sponsor Ken Janson said the next All Back Home reconnection music event would be held next year in June.

Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.62590.6069
JPY 58.270455.2704
GBP 0.31140.3034
EUR 0.44340.4314
NZD 0.72230.6893
AUD 0.65460.6296
USD 0.47290.4559



Exchange Rate updated on 27th November 2015

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Work in PNG
  2. Delay in exam results
  3. PSC rent anomaly
  4. Three drown in separate incidents
  5. Walk against climate change
  6. Exams review plan
  7. $200k school hall
  8. Directive for primary schools book list
  9. Minister: Open day opportunities to connect with the past
  10. Budget measure

Top Stories this Week

  1. Left for dead Wednesday (25 Nov)
  2. MV Suilven sinks Wednesday (25 Nov)
  3. 8 years for raping man Tuesday (24 Nov)
  4. MV Suilven sinks in Suva Harbour Tuesday (24 Nov)
  5. Torture suspects known to police Thursday (26 Nov)
  6. Friend indeed Monday (23 Nov)
  7. Sevens hurdle Tuesday (24 Nov)
  8. Sex assault claim Thursday (26 Nov)
  9. Prof Prasad leaves school premises as 'mark of respect' Monday (23 Nov)
  10. Father of two sent to prison Wednesday (25 Nov)