FIJI RUGBY PROGRAMME

NOVEMBER 10 - 17, 2019

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Programme Overview

Sunday, November 10

Teams arrive and make their way to their selected Festival accommodation on Denarau Island. Teams will register at the HQ Hotel and the Team Managers meeting will take place at 1.30pm at a venue to be advised. Early evening teams will gather at the Sofitel’s Waitui Beach Club for the Opening Ceremony and then enjoy the Welcome Party featuring finger foods, an open bar for beer, wine, juices and entertainment.


MONDAY, NOVEMBEr 11

Morning transfer to Churchill Park Rugby Ground in Lautoka approximately, 40 minutes’ drive from Denarau for the first day of fixtures. With three rugby fields this great facility hosts international rugby matches such as the Pacific Nations Cup and the Pacific Rugby Cup as well as local rugby competition such as the Colonial Cup and Sanyo Cup.


TUESDAY, NOVEMBEr 12

A day of rest and relaxation in and around Denarau, Nadi with the opportunity to do any of a number of optional tours.


WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBEr 13

Morning departure for the second day of fixtures at Churchill Park, and once again a great venue for Vintage Rugby with food and beverage available right throughout the day. Evening free to explore and enjoy restaurants and bars in and around Nadi.


THURSDAY, NOVEMBEr 14

A day of rest and relaxation in and around Denarau, Nadi with the opportunity to do any of a number of optional tours. 


FRIDAY, NOVEMBEr 15

Morning transfer for the third day of fixtures at Churchill Park, and once again a great venue for Vintage Rugby with food and beverage available right throughout the day. Evening free to explore and enjoy restaurants and bars in and around Nadi.


SATURDAY, NOVEMBEr 16

A day of leisure with the opportunity to do more sightseeing, a bit of shopping or just relax by the pool. Early evening teams will meet at the Sofitel’s Meke Lawn for the Finale Awards Dinner and Dance. A buffet meal, open bar for beer and wine. Good entertainment will ensure a great Vintage Rugby Party to equal anything we have enjoyed previously.


SUNDAY, NOVEMBEr 17

Time to extend your stay, why not have a few days out on one of the many Fiji Islands or head for home after a great week of Vintage Rugby, social events, eating, drinking and mixing and mingling.

 
 

WHO'S
ENTERED?

NEW ZEALAND
Papamoa Potbellez
Crippled Crays
Silverdale Snails
WAGS (Wainuiomata Ale Garglers Society)
Raging Bulls
Pukekohe Presidents
Ohoka Swamp Ducks

AUSTRALIA
Central Coast Seagulls
Irish Expats
Triple B RFC
Sore Heads
SAM Rugby
Sydney Down Under
Sunnybank Puffing Dragons Old Boys
Puffin Billies Golden Oldies Perth

USA
Battleship Old Boys
Longwood Old Boys
MARS Rugby
PacLantic RFC

CANADA
Priest Valley Vicars
Ontario Loyalists

FIJI
Suva Golden Oldies Rugby Club