Category: Festivals

Makira Provincial Government failure to support the Banana Festival ‘shameful’

Admin- October 16, 2019

Former British High commissioner to Solomon Islands Dominic Meikle John and former Makira Premier Hon. Thomas Weape opening the first Banana Festival in 2014 "Makira ... Read More

Preserving the ‘Human teeth’ earring

Admin- July 4, 2018

Michael Kaura displays the human teeth necklace. It’s not every day you see someone working around with a ‘Human teeth’ necklace ord earrings, but centuries ... Read More

MACFEST opens in style

Admin- July 2, 2018

Opening march . Visiting Melanesian countries who are in the country for the MACFEST festival were left in awe after last night's opening ceremony at ... Read More

‘Rise in unity’: Prime Minister Hou

Admin- July 1, 2018

Prime Minister Rick Houenipwela Each citizen of the sovereign nation of Solomon Islands must rise in unity to redirect our journey to a better future. ... Read More

All set for MACFEST

Admin- June 27, 2018

  The Melanesian village at Panatina.   Preparations are now all set for the much awaited 6th Melanesian Arts and Cultural Festival which will start ... Read More

New Caledonia supplies festival fireworks and lighting equipment

Admin- June 24, 2018

                                    Fireworks from the 2012 Pacific Arts festival ... Read More

Festival venue to be completed this week

Admin- June 22, 2018

Festival Director Dennis Marita . Venues and huts for the Melanesian Arts Festival should be completed over the weekend. Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of ... Read More