Culture & Arts

In 1902, August Engelhardt moved from Germany to Kabakon Island in Papua New Guinea where he started a coconut-eating, sun-worshipping sect.

Engelhardt: The Man Who Founded a Coconut Cult

The Coconut Tree carries a label that is probably the envy of other trees, or palms for that matter – "The Tree of Life."
Jaro Local is in good company, previous winners of this award include major island music stars Common Kings, J Boog and Fiji.

Jaro Local Scoops Best International Pacific Artist of the Year

The fast-rising Music star from the Solomon Islands, Jaro Local, has won the prestigious “Best International Pacific Artist of the Year” award at the Pacific Music Awards in Auckland, New Zealand.
SAMMIELZ said that he is very excited to collaborate with Solomon Islands artists like JAH BOY since the style of music played by our local artists is quite similar.

Sammielz Here for M JAM Mother’s Day Concert

Sydney based Sammielz is in the country to perform at the upcoming M JAM Mother’s Day concert at the Heritage Park Hotel this weekend.
Megapodes incubate their eggs using the heat of an active volcano on Savo Island.

Savo Islands Megapodes Egg Fields

From Honiara, the capital of the Solomon Islands, Savo Island is reached by a 30-minute boat ride across the Iron Bottom Sound—so named for the dozens of ships and planes that sank in it during World War II.
The black pigment is in sharp contrast to the vibrant colour of her hair and the silver markings on her face.

Bust of a Woman: Solomon Islands

A sculpture from the Solomon Islands has been highlighted by Samira Sallow in an article in the Ubyssey, a popular student newspaper in British Columbia, Canada.