Schoolies Week and Fiji go hand-in-hand for the biggest party of the year. Celebrate the end of your high school years with an epic week of #islandlife in Fiji. Have the freedom to explore the mainland and islands of Fiji at your leisure.
Schoolies Fiji happens at two official Schoolies resorts that offer awesome accommodation options, an epic schoolies vibe and daily activities. By staying on the mainland, you have the flexibility to visit the surrounding areas, go on incredible day trips while also having the choice to relax poolside or take a dip in the ocean.
Sure Thing Schoolies Fiji packages include international flights, accommodation, transportation and access to awesome events. Premium packages are also available that include day-trip excursions to ensure you experience all that Fiji has to offer. There’s also a bunch of free activities to enjoy at the resort, such as kayaking, snorkelling, beach volleyball, coconut bowling just to name a few!
Book with Sure Thing Schoolies for the best week of your life and the freedom to explore Fiji on your terms.
Things to do at Schoolies Fiji:
- Try Kava in a traditional Fijian ceremony.
- Discover the underwater world of Fiji on a snorkel trip.
- Come face-to-face with 8 species of sharks on a scuba dive adventure.
- Enjoy the awesome schoolies vibe and parties at the resort.
Schoolies Events in Fiji:
Schoolies parties and events are held on-site at the Schoolies accommodation as well as a local bar/nightclub in Fiji.
Fiji is 4 hours flight off Australia’s east coast:
Week One: 19 Nov – 26 Nov 2022
Week Two: 26 Nov – 3 Dec 2022
Week One: 18 Nov – 25 Nov 2023
Week Two: 25 Nov – 2 Dec 2023
Schoolies aged 16 to 18 who are completing year 12 on the year of travel may attend. If you have left school early (eg Year 10) for work or TAFE and you are in this age group then you may also attend. The Schoolies accommodation, parties and activities are accessible to all Schoolies 18+ as well as under 18.
The great thing about Schoolies in Fiji is that Schoolies who are under 18 don’t miss out on anything! The Official Schoolies parties and events are at the Schoolies Resort as well as the local nightclub (just for Schoolies). Those who are under 18 are not treated any differently to those who are 18, so no one is separated. After all, you have all finished year 12 at the same time and deserve to be treated equally. Having the Sure Thing Schoolies wristband means that no one misses out.
Flying with Virgin Australia or Fiji Airways (partner of Qantas) depending on airline schedule and departure city. Generally departing home city on a morning flight and returning on an afternoon flight. Destination airport is Nadi, Fiji.
There is a Sure Thing Schoolies Meet’n’Greet upon landing in Fiji. Exclusive Schoolies transfer buses transport Schoolies between the airport and the Schoolies accommodation. Estimated journey time is 90 minutes.
Every night. The Schoolies wristband gets you access to Schoolies parties as well as Schoolies discounts.
Schoolies parties and events are held on-site at the Schoolies accommodation as well as a local bar/nightclub in Fiji just for Sure Thing Schoolies.
There is a party/event every night for the schoolies who are booked in.
The only way to access the Schoolies parties and events on the main island of Fiji is by booking with Sure Thing Schoolies.
Free for Schoolies at Resort
- Tadra (dream) nightclub
- Sunset bonfires with kava ceremony
- Snorkelling equipment
- Fijian cooking classes
- Outdoor Cinema
- Coconut jewellery & basket making lesson
- Table Tennis
- Crab races
- Fish feeding
- Coconut bowling
- Beach volleyball/pool volleyball
- Reef walks
- Intro to scuba diving lesson in the pool
- Trivia nights (weekly)
- Day Trips to outer islands, including surf trips to Frigates
- Game Fishing
- Neighbouring Fijian village and school tours
- Pool Table
(Choice of 2 of the list below included with Gold and Ultimate Packages)
- Horse riding
- Scuba diving – PADI accredited
- Surf school
- Snorkelling trips to the reef
- Waterfall trips
- Sunset cruise
- White water rafting
- Waterfall hikes
- Sigatoka River Safari
- Zip lining
- Historic Cave Tours
Several measures are in place to make it as safe as possible for Schoolies. Sure Thing Schoolies has a 100% Safety record in all 14 years that it has been running Schoolies events. The locals in Fiji are friendly and the areas around the Schoolies Resort is considered very safe. Fiji is a great destination for Schoolies just off the coast of Australia in a country that is popular with Australians and New Zealanders. 24 hour security is on-site for extra peace of mind and Schoolies reps are at the venue to assist.
Upon payment of deposit, group members must register on an online form:
- Full name as per I.D. or passport
- Mobile number
- Personal email address
On 10th of August of the year of travel, group members must register on an online form:
- Home Number
- Date of Birth
- High School Name and Suburb
- Portrait photo
Travel Documents including flight E-Tickets and Check-in vouchers are sent by email approximately 28 days before departure.
Travel Insurance is mandatory. Travel insurance is already included in the Ultimate Schoolies Package, alternatively it can be purchased elsewhere, or simply added on to your Schoolies package for $76 per person for a 1 week trip. Travel insurance documentation and payment will have to be finalised and confirmed before it applies. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
for Schoolies travel insurance details.
Payments are non-refundable. Changes are allowed in certain circumstances, see terms and conditions
Yes. We understand that you want Freedom at Schoolies rather than having to stay at the hotel for the whole week. The Sure Thing Schoolies packages give you Freedom in Fiji to explore the beautiful nation, experience the culture on the mainland, go shopping, do tours and activities as well as see the nightlife. Many people would find it restrictive to be forced to stay at a hotel for 7 days, that’s why Sure Thing Schoolies is on the mainland at Mango Bay Resort Fiji – this gives you access to the best beaches as well as everything Fiji has to offer – making Schoolies even better than before!
No. You don’t have this restriction at Sure Thing Schoolies accommodation
Yes, Sure Thing Schoolies Packages include your flights as well as the Schoolies transport between the airport and the resort (in both directions)
Most people in Fiji speak English very well, especially those who are linked with the tourism industry (eg. hotel staff, taxis, shop staff). Schoolies have no issues with communication in Fiji.
Things are priced slightly lower to what they would be in Australia. Though, you will find that certain things are remarkably cheaper.
Enjoy the fantastic food available on the main island of Fiji! The food includes all the normal stuff you would expect (remember that Australians are one of the main visitors to Fiji!) It would include things like Pizza, Chicken, Steak, Pasta, Fish and Chips, Wedges, Seafood, Burgers, Fresh Fruit. Basically all the things you would be used to in Australia – The only difference is that the ingredients in Fiji are of higher quality since they are all fresh and organic, and taste much better in Fiji. You can purchase food ‘by the meal’ at the hotel restaurant, or get the schoolies meals package (better overall value). This cheaper option is pre-paid meals package that comes with the Silver, Gold and Ultimate packages, it can be arranged by contacting email@example.com
if you don’t have it already.
Yes. Let us know in advance and we will request the correct food for you.
You don’t need a passport to make a booking, but you will need one before you travel. You get them at the Post Office. It’s a good idea not to wait too long after making a booking to start organising your passport. Try not to leave it any later than 2 months before you travel.
No, you don’t need a visa to get into Fiji if you have an Australian Passport.
Yes. Activate Global Roaming. This needs to be done before you leave Australia. Generally speaking, those on post-paid mobile plans can call customer service at their Telco and activate global roaming so that it works overseas. It’s a good idea to make sure at least one person in your group has a mobile phone that will work. Alternatively, bring an unlocked mobile phone with you and get a local sim card in Fiji on arrival for around $6. The phone that you bring will need to be unlocked (not locked to an Australian network) if you intend to use it for a Fijian sim card. To unlock your phone from your Australian Network contact your phone company for instructions. If parents/friends need to contact you but can’t get through via mobile, the phone number of the resort where you will be staying is (0011) 6796530069 Mango Bay Resort, Fiji.
Yes. Many visitors to Fiji are from Australia, so they cater for all our electrical products – they use the same plugs and voltage.
Fiji is just 1 hour ahead of NSW and VIC during the summer season in which you will be travelling (UTC +12)
Fiji is a safe place to visit in this regard, however please consult your doctor if you have any questions.
This is the highest level of accreditation available to Australian Travel Agents and Tour Operators. Only the best of the best have this qualification. Sure Thing Schoolies is honoured to have ATAS accreditation. Sure Thing is the only Schoolies company that is ATAS accredited – ensuring you reliability, credibility, professionalism and an absolutely awesome Schoolies week.
The local currency in Fiji is called the Fijian Dollar. Although this varies, you can currently get $1.55 Fijian Dollars with $1 Australian. You can exchange your money whilst still in Australia or at the airport when you arrive in Fiji, however, you can also exchange money at the resort. If you have an ATM card, some of them work in the ATMs in Fiji and will give you the local Fijian Currency. Almost all Australian ATM cards work if they have “Cirrus” or “Maestro” written on them.
Yes, alcohol is consumed in Fiji, the same limitations apply as in Australia. If you choose to drink as a young adult on Schoolies – responsible use is encouraged.
When you arrive at the airport, you will be given a VIP Schoolies Fiji colour-coded wristband which you will use to get your meals as well as to access your accommodation. This should be kept on at all times, it also has important contact information on there. This is the only way to access the Schoolies parties and activities since Sure Thing Schoolies is the Official organiser of Schoolies on the mainland of Fiji.
Yes. There are loads of parties and activities at the resort, however you also have the freedom to explore. The reason it is called “Freedom in Fiji” is because the Schoolies event is located on the mainland of Fiji which gives you freedom to explore Fiji including beaches, tours, activities, bars, clubs and nightlife. The Freedom in Fiji package is popular since Schoolies love the feeling of freedom at the Sure Thing Schoolies event rather than being trapped on an island resort for a week at other events (where you can’t leave the hotel). Sure Thing Schoolies at Mango Bay Resort in Fiji is highly recommended for this reason: making it safer, much more fun and you have loads of freedom.
Sure Thing Schoolies has a decade of experience running Schoolies events. Get set for the best week of your life, guaranteed.
Just like the hottest concert tickets… The schoolies resort rooms get snapped up nice and early, the earlier you book, the better it is for you. To get things rolling, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
and let them know how many people are in your group. From there, they will send you an itinerary of the best available resort and will give you details on how you can make it yours!
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