[demonstration record] Due for a holiday? The ultimate relaxed tropical break is waiting for you at The Island Resort. Check out our all inclusive summer package deals.
For the Environment
Overlooking a sandy private beach and coral reef The Island Resort our villas are the prefect retreat. Enjoy the delights of our multi award winning restaurant, day spa, infinity pool . The snorkelling and diving are some of the best in the world and just a short swim off the beach. Day beds, hammocks and plunge pool to relax the day away.
All villas with private beach access
Fiji restaurant of the year 2017
Vegetable garden the freshest local produce
Extensive spa treatments
One of the world's top 10 dive sites
Unique bush walks and wildlife with local guides
Local cooking classes
Mainland transfers included in all bookings
For the environment we:
do our best to purchase products and produce with the least plastic packaging.
provide paper drinking straws in the restaurant and bar.
take all reasonable steps to recycle waste.
when travelling ourselves - insists hotels are listed on PFO.
have LEDs for most of our lighting.
have a staff member for one hour checking the grounds for plastics rubbish.
allow a staff member two hours per week
have business cards with our page link
we compost food waste and use it in our on-site garden.
Friday night is lovo night. Succulent produce slow cooked under ground. Come along at 2 PM if you would like to help the staff build the lovo oven. And be sure to be there at 6:00 PM when the oven is opened - the smells you will remember for a long time. Then join us for the feasting.
If you are in business and in Sydney 22 Nov. check out this most worthwhile couple of hours. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/taronga-unwrapped-helping-business-break-up-with-plastic-tickets-50252954941?aff=ebdssbdestsearch
Sure zero plastic consumed is the ultimate goal, but this is a good stepping stone innovation in these situations. With non plastic ties you can use as well. Oh and the vegetable waste in the bag was in the compostable bin - I think I remember that correctly.
Bummer, last week I spoke on Economic Development NZ conference and this wonderful leader was to be speak a couple of hours before me and I was hoping for a coffee to talk about plastics (I had the right connection to tee it up), but she had to pull out of the event. Check out her leadership on plastics: https://www.businessinsider.com.au/new-zealand-ban-plastic-bags-2018-8
Speaking today on a conference in the Bay of Islands NZ - last night had the privilege of being in a ceremony here in this building on the spot where the Treaty of Waiting was signed 180 years ago. It was special to give a nod to that momentous piece of history.