Students shine in Outrigger Fiji’s School Chefs Challenge

SIGATOKA, FIJI – The fifth season of the Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort’s School Chefs Challenge saw 140 students from years 9 – 13 showcase their talents as aspiring chefs. An initiative of Shailesh Naidu, executive chef and honorary president of the Fiji Chefs Association, the challenge aims to encourage Fijian high school children to have a better appreciation of food and to consider a vocation … [Read more...]

More Accolades For Outrigger Fiji’s Bebe Spa Sanctuary.

The accolades continue to roll in for Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort’s beautiful Bebe Spa Sanctuary with a recent win in the Pevonia Awards International Best Spa Design category. In addition , Bebe therapist Ms Shivanjani  Lata was a finalist in the Best Therapist of the Year category, a title she won at the Australasian Spa and Wellness Association Awards in 2014. Earlier in the year Bebe Spa … [Read more...]

Aussie rules stars kick a goal at Outrigger Fiji

Australian rules (football) stars from South Australia’s Adelaide Crows team descended on Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort last week to share their football skills with local fans. Team stars Eddie Betts, Huge Greenwood, Matthew Clarke, Jake Lever and Tate Kaeslerall spent a week at the resort holding a number of football clinics at Conua District School. Eddie Betts has played more than 250 … [Read more...]

New fun for kids at Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort

CORAL COAST, FIJI — Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort has taken its family appeal to a higher level with the opening of a new playground for children. Produced by world-class playground design firm, ForPark based in Perth, Australia, the new equipment complements the long list of kids activities already provided by the resort. General Manager Peter Hopgood said that the investment of in excess of … [Read more...]

Medal-winning performance by Outrigger Fiji chefs

The Fiji National Culinary Team, represented by two Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort chefs, has taken home bronze in Olympic-like fashion at a contest held in Auckland, New Zealand. Outrigger Chefs Mohammed Shammer and Navneet Reddy were awarded the medal in the Gourmet Pacific Challenge 2016 that also included six teams from Australia, New Zealand and Guam. This was the first international … [Read more...]

Rugby Legends Meet At The Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort

Early this week, Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort was energised as two of Rugby’s greats, former Wallabies captain George Gregan and Olympic Gold medallist and DHL Impact player Jasa Veremalua met at the resort.  Following a traditional welcome by hosts, Jasa appeared as a guest on Fox Sport’s show ‘The Other Rugby Show’ which was broadcast from the resort.  The show was hosted by Fox Sports … [Read more...]

Outrigger Fiji GM receives prestigious service to the industry award

Peter Hopgood with James Wilkinson and making his acceptance speech Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort General Manager Peter Hopgood has been named the winner of HM Magazine’s prestigious Ashley Spencer Service to the Hospitality Industry Award. Mr. Hopgood was presented with the award at the 2016 HM Awards for Hotel and Accommodation Excellence held in Sydney and attended by more than 700 … [Read more...]

Outrigger Resorts joins Global Hotel Alliance

  Outrigger Resorts, the premier beachfront resort brand of Outrigger Enterprises Group, has joined Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”) as the growing alliance expands its footprint in new markets, including Outrigger’s home base of Hawaii, plus Fiji, Guam and Mauritius, while strengthening its presence in the Maldives and Thailand, adding a total of nine premier resorts to GHA’s network of 33 … [Read more...]

Outrigger Fiji named Best Family Resort

  Outrigger Resorts was recently honored by Holidays with Kids – Australia’s leading family travel magazine – ranking three of its properties as a Top 10 Best Family Resort. Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort secured a top ranking for Fiji as the No. 1 best resort over four stars – offering authentic Fijian hospitality, stunning coastal vistas and a trove of exciting activities. The annual … [Read more...]

Exciting times at Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort

There is so much happening at Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort at the moment. We launched our new loyalty program “Discovery” on the 3rd October. We can’t wait to distribute this program to our many loyal guests. We are also going through the planning stages of some major refurbishments to the resort in early 2017. This will include restaurants, conference facilities and rooms. In the last … [Read more...]