5th July

Music brings harmony

Lusi Austin may have been born and raised in Australia, but Fiji has a place in her heart. Her mum is Australian while her dad hails from Macuata. The singer-songwriter lives in the west of...

2nd July

Back Tracks: Shankar, 98, recalls the good old days

When the Leonidas left Calcutta on January 28, 1879 and began its almost 11,000km journey to Levuka, it not only brought the first batch of 522 girmitiya to Fiji, the vessel also brought Indian culture, music and a rich tradition to Fiji’s shores. The first Indian workers would gather in the evenings after a hard...