On Friday November 4th the end of the academic year was marked by the graduation. Bishop John Bosco Baremes sm, Bishop of Port Vila was the guest speaker for the occasion and he presided at the closing Eucharist and presented the Diplomas and Degrees certificates to those who were graduating.
                Those who graduated with the Bachelor of Divinity were the following 13 students:
                Rev. Beniata Bakatete MSC:  (Christmas Island, Tarawa and Nauru)
                Vio Drou :   Archdiocese of Suva
                Rev. Mark Godinet:  Archdiocse of Samoa-Apia
                Rev. Marcus Hazelman:  Archdiocese of Samoa-Apia
                Rev. Lorensio Kinika CM:  (Solomon Islands)
                Rev. Epeli Lutua MSC:  (Macuata, Fiji)
                Rev. Louis Maite Melsul SM:  (Vanuatu)
                Rev. Lutoviko Olie SM:  (Tonga)
                Paulo Ravunakaidere SM (Fiji)
                Rev. Tanielu Tanielu:  (Archdiocese of Samoa-Apia)
                Ha’unga Tupou (Diocese of Tonga)
                Manasa Robert Valekuta (Archdiocese of Suva)
                Rev. Jeffrey Richard Werner CM (Solomon Islands)

1Graduating Class with Moderator Fr Soane Aho’hako sm


About Us

Pacific Regional Seminary has been offering training for the Roman Catholic priesthood for the various dioceses in the Pacific and for religious congregations with houses affiliated to the seminary since 1972.
During this year, 1973, we are celebrating our 40 years at the present site at Nasese, Suva Point. The celebration is centred on the last weekend of August, 23rd to 25th August with three day of presentations on the documents of Vatican II as they relate to seminary formation and to priestly life. All former students and faculty are invited to join in the celebration either by coming in person or joining in spirit from the different parts of the world. The same invitation is expressed to former staff members.
If you are coming, please notify us by email to , if possible by early July. [Alternatively by mail which can be sent to Private Mail Bag, 79, Suva, Fiji]