Sports Archive March 2011

Australian High Commission Third Secretary, William Ewing, with young volleyball players in Gizo, Western Province.

Australia Boosts Volleyball in Solomon Islands

The Solomon Islands Volleyball Federation (SIVF) has commenced its 'Volleyball in Schools' development program with the support of a SBD$75,000 grant from the Australian Government under the Australian Sports Outreach Program (ASOP).
Premier Lilo thanked Ms Duncan for Australia's support, which he said made a big difference to the people of Western Province.

Australian Deputy High Commissioner Visits Western Province

Australian Deputy High Commissioner, Alison Duncan, paid a call on Western Province Premier, Hon George Solingi Lilo, at the start of a six-day visit to Western and Choiseul Provinces last week.

PM Philip Opens Western Provincial Assembly Meeting

Prime Minister Hon. Danny Philip on Tuesday has officially opened the Western Provincial Assembly Meeting in the provincial capital, Gizo.

Koloale Regains Pride with Win

Koloale has regained some bragging rights with a 1-0 win over Vanuatu's Amicale.