Archive for October 26th, 2017

NSW and Queensland could see powerful thunderstorms this season

NSW and Queensland could see powerful thunderstorms this season

EXPERTS are warning a perfect “trifecta” of climate conditions could lead to dangerous supercell storms over the coming days. A PERFECT combination of climatic conditions are joining together and could see dangerous supercell storms form over the coming days, meteorologists have warned. Large parts of Queensland and New South Wales, including Sydney and Brisbane, could […]

Climate change ‘at the heart’ of New Zealand PM’s plan

Climate change ‘at the heart’ of New Zealand PM’s plan

New Zealand’s incoming Government is hoping to make the nation greener by planting 100 million trees each year, ensuring the electricity grid runs entirely from renewable energy, and spending more money on cycle ways and rail transport. Prime minister-elect Jacinda Ardern and NZ First Leader Winston Peters — who will serve as deputy prime minster […]

Over 77, 000 visitors arrived in Fiji in September

Over 77, 000 visitors arrived in Fiji in September

Over seventy-seven thousand visitors arrived into the country last month, an increase of seven point three percent compared to a year earlier. There were increases in arrivals from the United States, New Zealand, Pacific Islands and Australia. However, decreases were recorded from China and Rest of Asia. Visitors arriving for holiday purposes accounted for seventy-eight […]

New challenge for Fiji Bati player Salesi Junior Faingaa

New challenge for Fiji Bati player Salesi Junior Faingaa

IF it wasn’t for rugby league, youngest Vodafone Fiji Bati player, Salesi Junior Faingaa believes he could have been in jail or suffering the same fate as a friend who died from a gunshot. Growing up in a rough and tough area of Sydney, the 19-year-old said the turning point for him was less than […]

Fiji 7s coach Baber continues player search

Fiji 7s coach Baber continues player search

FIJI Airways 7s coach Gareth Baber will be scouting for new talents during the Central Coast 7s in Australia this weekend. Baber will be guiding the Fiji Barbarians in the tournament which has attracted teams from Australia, the United States and Tonga. Island Breeze, Uluinakau and Tabadamu are the other local teams participating in the […]