Culture & Arts Archive June 2012

Brenda Pilly from Mono Island, Western Province, was only 10 years old when World War II arrived on her island. Ms Pilly is one of many Solomon Islanders profiled in the new book.

New Book Features Solomon Lifestyle

The daily lives of Solomon Islanders are the focus of a new book about Solomon Islands, published in Honiara this week.
The Solomon Islands Visitors Bureau office in the Festival Village.

Delegation Begins Arriving Today

Honiara, Solomon Islands will experience a surge in population today following the arrival of the delegation from four of our neighbouring Pacific countries.
Michelle Bell, second from right at the Festival Village.

Festival Fires Imagination

Australian volunteers are known for their ingenuity and 'can do' attitude but I have to take my hat off to Solomon Islanders. Let me tell you why.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge meets with Sir Frank and Lady Kabui during the Jubilee Luncheon.

Duke Pratices Moves for Solomon Visit

The Duke of Cambridge has been practising his dance moves before a visit to the Solomon Islands, the Duchess said as the couple met dignitaries at Guildhall before the service at St Paul's Cathedral.