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Wyndham at Waikiki Beach Walk® Celebrates Paddle 2 and 3

BY KAREN VILLARMIA  — Hosts of Wyndham at Waikiki Beach Walk® came together for another successful community service event at Waikiki Elementary School. June 7 and 8 marks the fifth year that the Wyndham ohana have enjoyed serving their community … Read More.

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Kani Ka Pila Grille 8th annual talent search

BY LUANA MAITLAND — The 8th annual Kani Ka Pila Grille Talent Search is underway and emerging island musicians are invited to be part of this year’s competition. Musical entries are being accepted now through July 18, with the finals … Read More.

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Writers from Australia and Canada among first guests for Castaway Island, Fiji’s reopening celebrations

BY DONNA PARKIN — Journalists from Australia and Canada were among the first guests to arrive for the official reopening of Castaway Island, Fiji, on June 1 after its closure due to damage caused by Tropical Cyclone Winston in February. Read More.

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Charity Walk 2016: Truly a TEAM Effort

BY DEAN NAKASONE – This year, I had the privilege of chairing the 2016 Visitor Industry Charity Walk. I knew this day was coming a couple of years ago, but boy does time fly when you’re having fun?! Beginning with last … Read More.

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Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort does beach volleyball for a cause

BY JAKKRIN (BANKE) MONGKOLNAKIN – The Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort (TLR) recently arranged an inter-resort beach volleyball charity tournament with the aim of promoting fellowship between the neighboring resorts while raising funds for the Outrigger Thailand Share4Change Project. Read More.

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Outrigger Fiji walkathon raises funds for special kids school

BY DONNA PARKIN — More than 200 people took part in a walkathon organised by Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort’s sales and marketing and reservations teams. Director of Sales Petero Manufolau said he was thrilled that so many people turned up … Read More.

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Outrigger walkathon to help Nadroga kids and special school students

BY DONNA PARKIN — The children of Nadroga Navosa affected by Cyclone Winston and those attending Sigatoka Special School are the focus of an Outrigger Walk For Kids Walkathon to be held on Saturday, April 30. Read More.

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Sand ‘bows heat up at Outrigger Beach Volleyball Challenge

BY KATHY HANSBERRY — No. 4 University of Hawaii Rainbow Wahine beach volleyball team (9-5) had a big weekend against Pac-12, with Arizona State and No. 5 UCLA in town for the Outrigger Beach Volleyball Challenge. Read More.

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Outrigger Enterprises Group (OEG) donates to Fiji disaster fund

BY DONNA PARKIN –A generous cheque was presented to the Fijian government by OEG on behalf of Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort and Castaway Island, Fiji to assist in the rebuilding of villages devastated by Tropical Cyclone Winston. Read More.

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Pacific Harmony

BY DR. RICHARD KELLEY — Under the banner “Pacific Harmony,” the 22nd Honolulu Festival reflects the Honolulu Festival Foundation’s vision of sharing the cultures of the Pacific with the people of Hawai‘i and visitors from around the globe. The hope … Read More.

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