Mellon calls in

THE US Coast Guard cutter Mellon, a high endurance vessel is in the country as part of the bilateral and shiprider agreements between the US and Fiji. The cutter Mellon commanding officer Stephen Burdian said...

18th January

Cousins help revive old tradition passed down many generations

THE island of Vatulele has much more to offer than its red prawns and ancient rock paintings. It is also home to some of Fiji’s most accomplished makers of tapa cloth or masi. Two young people who continue the extraordinary discipline of masi making, passed down through countless generations, are cousins Apakuki Batirerega and Irami...