According to news reports, CYCLONE Evan has passed Fiji, but strong winds and large swells are still a factor.
Much of Fiji was hammered by…Continue
Added by Robert F. Kay on December 17, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments
This is the last in the Crown of Thorn series by Roberta Davis of Makaira Resort, Fiji Islands.
Harvesting them individually has been highly effective. All you need is a Hawaiian sling spear or…Continue
Added by Robert F. Kay on July 19, 2012 at 10:00pm — No Comments
If you're planning a Fiji Dive trip, you'll want to read this blog by Roberta Davis who has dedicated her life to replanting coral and keeping Fiji's reefs clear of the Crown of Thorns. This is part II in the…Continue
Added by Robert F. Kay on July 13, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Recently Roberta Davis and her husband John Llanes, proprietors of Makaira in Taveuni had the good fortune of hosting one of Hawaii's top rated TV programs, “Hawaii Skin Diver”. The show is shot on location at some of the best…Continue
Added by Robert F. Kay on July 7, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Fijiguide.com's Roberta Davis, owner of Makaira, has been called the Master Coral Gardener of Taveuni. Perhaps no one has done more to replant coral than Roberta, who hails originally from Honolulu. This was evident after Cyclone Tomas, which…Continue
Added by Robert F. Kay on July 1, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Time for our first newsletter of the year.
I returned to Honolulu last month after spending just over five weeks in Fiji.
It was an enlightening journey in many…Continue
Well it only took an hour and a half to catch a wahoo, a half hour further of patrolling for sailfish (one jumped not too far off The Huntress) and then we headed home. North of Taveuni, but still in Somosomo Strait, I could see Qamea and Matangi Islands to my left and Kioa and…Continue
Added by Scott Putnam on January 10, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments
I'm not a good fisherman and I can't say in all honesty, that I've found much joy from the sport. There I said it. I know it's a…
Added by Scott Putnam on January 6, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Today, I leave Paradise Taveuni for Makaira Resort. Makaira is located a few hundred meters south of Matei Airport – so I’ll get a sense of the whole length of the island. Travelling with me are two Slovakian guests from the resort. I say my “Good Byes”, take a last look at the…Continue
Added by Scott Putnam on December 29, 2010 at 9:30pm — No Comments
During Scott Putnam's recent visit to Fiji, he had an opportunity to stay at Makaira, run by Roberta Davis and her partner John Lianes, who hail from the Big Island of Hawaii.
In a few days Scott will post a video interview with Roberta, which features a close up look at their brand new fishing…
Added by Daniel Leuck on November 9, 2009 at 1:30pm — No Comments