Fiji reefs and ships

THE Lakemba sounded 21 blasts from her whistle as left Suva Harbour on Wednesday October 4, 1967. She had been sailing as a passenger and cargo ship for 21 years between Australia, Fiji, Hawaii and Canada. That was a day before she struck the Cakaulekaleka Reef near Vatulele about 72 kilometres south-west of Suva and […]

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