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Castaway Island, Fiji announces the grand opening of its much-anticipated Water Park

Castaway Island, Fiji – Castaway Island, Fiji, a premier beach destination within OUTRIGGER Resorts & Hotels, is ecstatic to announce the grand opening of its much-anticipated Water Park. This exciting new attraction is designed to enhance the guest experience, offering a range of exhilarating activities and features that promise fun and adventure for visitors.

Strategically located past Monkey Rock on the scenic North Beach, the new Water Park is a standout feature of OUTRIGGER Resorts’ 2024 “Elevate” initiative. Guests can look forward to an assortment of exciting attractions including a trampoline, water slide, swing, tower and more. These elements are meticulously designed to ignite joy and excitement for visitors of all ages. Prior to the grand opening, children from Malolo District School were invited to enjoy the park, with their enthusiastic reactions reflecting boundless fun awaiting future guests.

The grand opening celebration was marked by a special ceremony attended by esteemed guests, including the Taukei Nalotu and Traditional Owner of Qalito Island, Ratu Joisaia Qauqau, representatives of the local community and the dedicated staff of Castaway Island, Fiji.

Steven Andrews, General Manager of Castaway Island, Fiji, expressed his gratitude and enthusiasm during the opening ceremony. “Today marks a truly special occasion for all of us here at Castaway Island, Fiji as we gather to celebrate the grand opening of our new Water Park. It gives me great pleasure to extend a warm welcome to our local Chief Ratu Joisaia Qauqau, the traditional landowners of Qalito Island and our valued representatives of the local community and traditional owners of the waters surrounding the Mamanuca Islands,” said Andrews.

“Our dedication to elevating guest experiences is exemplified by this new Water Park,” said Andrews. “We continuously strive to provide unforgettable moments for our guests, ensuring that every visit to Castaway is filled with joy and adventure.”

Open daily from 9:30am – 4:30pm, the Water Park offers flexible and affordable pricing options. In-house guests can enjoy the park for FJD $20 for 1 hour or FJD $35 for two hours. Day trippers can dive into the fun for FJD$30 per hour. Guests will be conveniently transported between the resort and the Water Park via a dedicated transfer boat. The Water Park is open to guests aged eight and above.

For more information about Castaway Island, Fiji, please visit


Fiji’s original private barefoot island resort. A private island resort situated on a 174-acre island with lush rainforests, white sandy shores, vivid coral reefs and azure waters. Beautifully designed traditional thatched-roof bures (bungalows) with vaulted tapa ceilings and modern amenities. Partnered with the Mamanuca Environment Society, guests can plant coral in the waters fronting the resort to help preserve our oceans.


For 75 years, OUTRIGGER has charted a journey of discovery – expanding from Hawai‘i to premier resort destinations including Fiji, Mauritius, Thailand and the Maldives. The privately held hospitality company invites guests to ‘Come Be Here’ with authentic Signature Experiences and the OUTRIGGER DISCOVERY loyalty program – a member of the award-winning Global Hotel Alliance (GHA). OUTRIGGER’s multi-branded portfolio includes OUTRIGGER® Resorts, OHANA Hotels by OUTRIGGER®, Hawaii Vacation Condos by OUTRIGGER®, Kapalua Villas Maui and Honua Kai Resort & Spa Maui while also managing select properties from top international hotel brands including Embassy Suites by Hilton® and Hilton Grand Vacations®. Find out more at or visit @OUTRIGGERResorts on FacebookInstagram and Twitter.

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