What is Navua famous for?

What is Navua famous for?

The Navua River is located in the island of Viti Levu in Fiji and has its source on the south east slope of Mount Gordon and flows for 65 kilometers to the south coast. It is noted for the scenic beauty of the rugged mountain country through which it flows.

Which province is Navua?

Serua Province
Navua District is located within Serua Province in the Central Division of Fiji.

How long is the Navua River?

40 miNavua / Length

What is the old capital of Fiji?

Settled by a U.S. adventurer in 1822, the area was the centre of a cotton boom during the American Civil War (1861–65), when world cotton supplies were disrupted. Levuka was chosen as the capital of Fiji in 1874, when the islands were annexed by Great Britain, but lost the distinction to Suva in 1882.

Which division is Savusavu?

Savusavu in Northern Division, Fiji | Sygic Travel.

What is the biggest province in Fiji?

Ba Province. Ba province occupies the north-west segment of the main island ‘Viti Levu’ and is the largest province in the Fiji group covering over 2,630 square kilometers – over 3-times the size of Kiribati.

How many islands does Fiji have?

300 islands
The archipelago consists of some 300 islands and 540 islets scattered over about 1,000,000 square miles (3,000,000 square km). Of the 300 islands, about 100 are inhabited. The capital, Suva, is on the southeast coast of the largest island, Viti Levu (“Great Fiji”).

What is the deepest river in Fiji?

The Dreketi River is considered to be the deepest river in Fiji and one of the few remaining rivers in Fiji that has not yet been dredged (Atherton et al., 2005).

How many rivers are in Fiji?

7 RIVERS AND WATERFALLS On Viti Levu, the largest island, the major river is the Rewa; this river is navigable for 113 kilometers (70 miles). The island also has other river systems, including those of the Nadi, Ba, and Sigatoka.

What is Vatulele famous for?

Vatulele is known for its Legend of the Red Prawns and Petroglyphs. Vatulele is a raised coral limestone paradise that lies to the south of Fiji’s main island of Viti Levu. Vatulele, often discussed but rarely visited, has figured prominently in Fijian legend because of its extraordinary red prawns.

What language is spoken in Fiji?

Fiji HindiEnglish
Fiji/Official languages

Is Lau a country?

The Lau Islands (also called the Lau Group, the Eastern Group, the Eastern Archipelago) of Fiji are situated in the southern Pacific Ocean, just east of the Koro Sea. The Lau Group covers a land area of 188 square miles (487 square km), and had a population of 10,683 at the most recent census in 2007.