Drua drive sports tourism upsurge in Fiji

Drua loose forward, Elia Canakaivata, breaks through against the Crusaders (Photo: Fijian Drua)

Two years after the Fijian Drua and Moana Pasifika joined Australian and New Zealand teams in the Super Rugby Pacific, the Drua’s fortunes on the field are driving a noticeable impact on the Fijian economy, adding to the growing potential for sports tourism in Fiji, while the less fortunate Moana Pasifika want to turn more eyes towards Pacific talent.

“From our perspective, we think sports tourism is an area that’s got really strong potential in Fiji,” says Tourism Fiji Chief Executive Officer, Brent Hill.

“We’ve certainly invested this year (2024) with the . . .

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