Fiji Time: 7:18 PM on Thursday 29 January

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Green island focus

Luke Rawalai
Wednesday, July 09, 2014

the Tagimoucia Music Festival scheduled for September 5-6 later this year is aimed at developing Taveuni to become the South Pacific's first-ever "green island".

Organising committee member and resort owner Robin Kelly said this would be the second year for the carnival following on from last year's success event which led to some great developments on the island.

"We have a temporary rubbish dump and government is working hard to get a proper permanent site," she said.

"We also have recycling bins in major centres and plan to have them all over the island."

Ms Kelly said the committee was proud about those achievements.

She said fundraising activities and events leading up to the festival were also being scheduled.

"We are, therefore, inviting residents on the island to join this worthy cause."





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Who let our boy go swimming
  2. Fake tabua inquiry
  3. Woman found
  4. 14 years for rapist
  5. 7s team change
  6. Drysdale honours appointment
  7. Fiji FA mourns loss of U17 rep
  8. Senior executive found dead, police treat case as murder
  9. $50.5m tax debt
  10. Entities fail to pay State dividends

Top Stories this Week

  1. Opposition challenges PM to walk the talk Friday (23 Jan)
  2. PM's apology to Fiji Saturday (24 Jan)
  3. Old market to turn into live fish shop Tuesday (27 Jan)
  4. FRCA terminates officers Tuesday (27 Jan)
  5. Things you didn't know about Kuridrani Monday (26 Jan)
  6. Who let our boy go swimming Thursday (29 Jan)
  7. Tragic end to tour Wednesday (28 Jan)
  8. Man charged for assaulting daughter Monday (26 Jan)
  9. New-look bus station plans Tuesday (27 Jan)
  10. Ba retains title Monday (26 Jan)