FIJI JUNE 08 August 17th 2008 We took a last minute holiday in Fiji, Coral Coast; this is a popular winter destination for Aussies. The Fijian people were just delightful at Hideaway resort, the weather was great and we were surrounded by lovely, mature tropical gardens. We booked in for 6 dives, there was a distinct lack of big fish, the locals 'fish to live' and there are 'token' controls in place to prevent over fishing in ... read more
Oceania » Fiji Fiji became independent in 1970, after nearly a century as a British colony. Democratic rule was interrupted by two military coups in 1987, caused by concern over a government perceived as dominated by the Indian community (descendants of contract la... ... read more
After spending most of our adult working lives in the UK we were ready to make a significant life change and decided to spend some time living in Australia? Our enthusiasm for scuba diving hasn't declined with age and we intend to seize every opportunity to learn about marine life in the Southern hemisphere.
We departed from the UK April 4th 2006 then spent 8 months travelling the east coast and now we live in a lovely area of NSW, Corindi Beach, which is 25 minutes north of Coffs Harbour.
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