Photo: Bula wear showcase entrants from the Solevu district
The Bua Provincial Council organizes the Bua Showcase event to be held on the 12-14 August, 2015 at the Bua Provincial Council grounds in Nabouwalu, Bua. This is an annual event that has been on-going for the past 5-years. Until last year, Asco Motors has been the major sponsor and main organizer of the event.
The main objective of the Bula re Bua Showcase is to display traditional artefacts through weaving, sewing, screen printing, planting, dancing, chants, buiniga and many more., it also allows business houses to showcase their product to the communities in Bua.
The Opening Ceremony was officially opened with speeches from the commissioner northern, a Kava ceremony and traditional meca dance. Gifts were presented to the commissioner and the Roko Tui Bua.
Local handy craft on display and for sale during the Bula Re Showcase.
A number of students for schools across the district partake in an Auditory competition, extending and building their skills in public speaking.
The Ministry of Agriculture had a display at the Bula Re Showcase and ran a demonstration showing how to propagate pineapples and how to graft fruit trees.
A Great Time Was Had By All
Women from the Bua province enjoying a day out at the Bua Provincial Bula Re Showcase