Birding Information

Birdlife International Bird Links to the World
Their site provides a map, covers number of bird species and endemics plus a checklist, general country information, general web pages, bird pictures, and birding and individual trip reports.

Weather and When to Go

Where Do You Want to Go Birding Today
Tina MacDonald's excellent site contains links to Fiji, Samoa, and Tonga birding hotspots, checklist and maps, information on endemic and endangered birds, links to rare bird information local events and festivals, and information on tours/guides and accommodations.


Silktail Lodge, Fiji
Several hours by car or bus from Savusavu, they claim they have the best birding spot in the Pacific. A Long-legged Warbler, one of Fiji's rare birds, has been sighted at Silktail Lodge. They have a local guide available and many trails within the rainforest.

Tours and Guides

Free Living
A list of British birding tour companies and the time of year of their Fiji bird tours.

Victor Emanuel Nature Tours (VENT)
Founded in 1974, it is now the largest company in the world specializing in birding tours. Look under Australia and Pacific for New Caledonia and southwest Pacific tours, which are not offered every year.


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