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$1,200,000 Delay: Port Denarau Marina Awaits Government Approval

The delay in expansion plans at Port Denarau Marina Limited, also impacts the number of jobs the development promises to bring to the local economy.
05 Dec 2022 18:00
$1,200,000 Delay: Port Denarau Marina Awaits Government Approval
Port Denarau Marina Limited may have to wait longer to cater for larger super yachts and catmarans, because of a five-year delay in Government approval, for a proposed dredging development. Photo: Leon Lord

A $1.2 million capital project that promises to bring larger vessels to Fiji has been on hold for the past five years, as developers await Government approval for a dredging project.

The delay in expansion plans at Port Denarau Marina Limited, also impacts the number of jobs the development promises to bring to the local economy.

This as the marina announced its plans to cater for more capacity – including catamarans and super yachts – in Nadi.

In its annual report, the marina pegged the dredging timeline at 2022/2023.

 

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Story by: frederica.elbourne@fijisun.com.fj



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