Hutt International Boys School 2017 Fiji Trip
2017 HIBS Student Trip to Fiji Departing from New Zealand - PRIVATE TRIP
Thank you for joining the HIBS Fiji build trip during July 2017. The group will be flying from Wellington to Nadi on Thursday 6th July 2017 and returning on Monday 17th July 2017
To register for this trip click HERE
Flights: Are being organised by HIBS directly with Air NZ through their Airpoints for Schools Program
|Departure Date||Thurs 6 July 2016|
|Trip Cost (excluding airfare & building contribution)||$2,350|
|Building Contribution per person||$750|
|Estimated Total Trip Cost||$3,100|
Sharing a room with another person of same gender in share triple/quad rooms
Transport: Hired vans & pick up truck
Building Contribution: Each person will be responsible to raise NZ$750 to fund the building materials.
Vaccinations: You will need to consult your doctor, however common vaccinations required are Tetanus, Diphtheria, MMR, Hepatitis A, typhoid, flu vax, chicken pox (unless you have had it). Dengue fever (day time biting mosquito) so bring DEET based repellent. Remember it’s not just you who needs protection – it’s the local kids and families you interact with as well. Your parents will be asked to sign a vaccination confirmation form for you before departure. If you are not vaccinated you will be excluded from the trip and all deposits paid will be forfeited.
Visas: No visa required for Fiji however 6 months validity on your passport is required.
Travel insurance: is compulsory and must include coverage for volunteer building & medical evacuation. The trip cost includes the premium for the Break Free Expedtions group policy.
Student/adult ratio: The team will comprise a total of 18 made up of 15 students & 3 HIBS staff. Break Free Expeditions will provide 1 building foreman, plus team leader.
To register for this trip please click here.
Fiji DRAFT Trip Program for Hutt International Boys School
Thursday 6 July 2017: Depart on your flight from Wellington to Nadi Fiji.
Friday 7 July 2017: Transfer to Sigtoka and building preparation
Saturday 8 July 2017: Build Day One
Sunday 9 July 2017: Rest Day
Monday 10 July 2017: Build Day Two
Tuesday 11 July 2017: Build Day Three
Wednesday 12 July 2017: Build Day Four
Thursday 13 July 2017: Build Day Five
Friday 14 July 2017: Build Day Six, building dedication & school sports day
Saturday 15 July 2017: Return to Nadi
Sunday 16 July 2017: Day visit to Beachcomber Island or similar
Monday 17 July 2017: Depart Nadi for Wellington