Patrons

FJFW10 Venue

2010 DATE AND LOCATION: Grandé Marquee, Albert Park, Southern Cross Road, Suva. See map here

HEADQUARTERS ADDRESS:  72 MacGregor Road, Suva. See map here

 

Tickets

TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED FROM: MHCC, Victoria Parade, Suva

Email: tickets@fijifashionweek.com.fj

Phone: (+679) 7088 893

 

TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATION

Airline
Fiji’s national carrier, Air Pacific will provide special airfares for Fiji Fashion Week.

Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane to Fiji maximum 4 hours direct
Auckland, New Zealand to Fiji maximum 3.5 hours direct
Hong Kong to Fiji is 8 hours direct
Los Angeles (direct) to Fiji is 14 hours direct
London to Fiji via Singapore/Sydney is 22 hours

Travel Guide/Bookings: Martine Lee Email: Martine.lee@airpacific.com.fj

For more information visit www.airpacific.com/fijifashionweek.

Hotel
The Holiday Inn which is located in the heart of Suva is only a short walk from Albert Park where the main events will be held. Special Fiji Fashion Week room rate beginning at $199 FD per night including breakfast is available to all Fiji Fashion Week show ticket holders.

The following rates apply for Fiji Fashion Week 2010:
Standard Room - $239pnt inclusive of breakfast for 2pax
King Room - $318pnt inclusive of breakfast for 2pax


For more details contact:
Nancy Tuatoko
Business Development Manager
HOLIDAY INN SUVA, 501 Victoria Parade, Suva, Fiji
G.P.O. Box 1357, Suva, Fiji
Main Line : +679 330 1600 Ext:161
Mobile : +679 999 5573
Fax : +679 331 2613
Email : sales@holidayinnsuva.com.fj
Website : www.holidayinn.com


How to get to Suva City


Domestic Flight
Pacific Sun is a subsidiary of Air Pacific that will take you from Nadi to Nausori in 30 minutes for $147 FD. You then take a 25 minute taxi trip to Suva at approximately $30 FD

By Road
It is approximately 195 kms from Nadi International Airport to Suva by the scenic Queens Road and can take approximately 3 hours for approximately $150 FD.
Coral Sun Transport Ltd to transfer from Nadi international airport to Suva by Limousine service or Air conditioned Bus only contact www.coralhirecars.com
Taxi’s are also available from the international airport direct to Suva for approximately $150 FD.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

The Weather
In October the temperatures are usually around 28 -30 degrees Celsius. Light summer clothing is recommended.

Currency and Exchange Rates (Fiji Dollar FJD)

Currency Buying Rate Sell Rate
GBP 0.3419 0.3339
CAD 0.5542 0.5322
EUR 0.4153 0.4033
JPY 44.9600 41.9600
NZD 0.7370 0.7040
AUD 0.5816 0.5566
USD 0.5276 0.5106

* as at 8th September 2010

Banks
Westpac, ANZ, BSP

All major credit cards are accepted including Amex, Mastercard, Visa and Diners

Taxes

Departure Tax
Visitors to Fiji are required to pay $75.00 departure tax in Fijian currency following check-in. Children under 12 are exempt.

Taxes
A 12.5% Government Value Added Tax (VAT) is applicable to all goods and services in Fiji. Visitors staying in hotels and resorts are subject to 5% Hotel Turnover Tax (HTT).

 

SUVA CITY
Places to visit:

The Fiji Museum
The Government House
Suva Market and shopping outlets for excellent bargains
The Sacred Heart Cathedral
Handicraft Centre for fine Pacific handicrafts
Royal Suva Yacht Club
The Pacific Colonial Architectural Buildings of the 1900’s to Modern Architecture

for more information on Fiji as a holiday destination, please view our My Fiji Page