4. Prices and Currency
All published prices are announced in FJD per person and include 25% Fiji Government taxes & levies (Value Added Tax, Service Turnover Tax, Environment & Climate Adaptation Levy).
Prices laid out by foreign agents may vary due to currency fluctuations. Please understand that we are not able to refund price variances caused by currency fluctuation.
5. Children Prices
For all Tickets and Billets children under the age of 13 on years are free of Charge. Children from 13 years pay Full Price.
6. Information in the brochure
Our brochure was published on 15 June 2018 and is valid until 31 March 2019.
Services may change after the date of publication. We try hard to keep travel agents informed of any changes of information in our brochure that are brought to our attention.
If any changes are necessary, you will be advised prior to your trip. Therefor please make sure that either your travel agent or Fiji4me© can get in touch to you regarding changes that may occur after booking.
7. Necessity of Serious Changes
fiji4me© reserves the right to cancel departures, alter prices, apply a fuel surcharge, arrange alternative transport and vary itineraries and services if justified necessary. Refunds therefor will not apply.
All transfers are subject to sea and weather conditions and operational requirements. Should adverse conditions prevent operation it might be necessary for you to concern for additional accommodation at your own cost. Refunds therefor will not apply.
Fiji4me© is not responsible for missed flights or any associated expenses due to late arrival at our Vessels berth.
9. Visa Requirements
Guests travelling with Fiji4me© are responsible by themselves to travel according Fiji Republic’s visa requirements.
10. Travel Insurance
In essential condition of travelling with fiji4me© is to have a valid travel insurance policy to cover the cost of any emergency medical treatment or accident and to protect your holiday payments in the event of cancellation and/or delays.
Please note: There are no medical facilities in the Yasawas so if any medical problem arises you will need to return to Lautoka, furthermore, sea conditions and sometimes cyclones can prevent travel on the booked dates.
Conditions of Carrying
11. Liability of Departure
If seriously necessary, Druawaqa Shipping reserves the right to cancel departures or arrange alternative transport in any way without any liability to a passenger.
12. Liability for Loss, Damages
Druawaqa Shipping shall not be liable for any loss, damage or injury which may arise or be alleged to arise directly or indirectly in the event of cancellation, alteration, variation or abandonment of the service before or during the course thereof.
Druawaqa Shipping or any of its crew members are entitled to decide in their absolute discretion that cancellation, abandonment, alteration or delay in the service arising is necessary.
Druawaqa Shipping shall not be liable in any way for the cost of any accommodation or for any alternative means of travel which may arise and additional expense so arising shall be the sole liability and responsibility of the passenger.
13. Other Performing Carriers
Druawaqa Shipping may arrange for any other performing carrier contracted for to undertake the agreed service or any part thereof without assuming any liability themselves.
The performing carrier and his Crew members shall be entitled to the benefit of these terms and conditions to the same extent as Druawaqa Shipping and its crew members as if such person were a party to the contract.
14. Weather and Sea Conditions
For avoidance of doubt and without limiting any other term or condition of carriage, all services are subject to weather and sea conditions.
15. Refuse to Carry
Druawaqa Shipping is not a common carrier and reserves the right to refuse to carry any passenger or goods without assigning reason therefor.
16. Luggage Agreement
Each full fare paying passenger may have not more than 20 kg of luggage carried free of charge. Only if Cargo space is available, then excess luggage will be carried at Druawaqa Shipping standard rates.
17. Safety Instructions
The passenger shall comply with the Safety instructions of Druawaqa Shipping crew members concerning all matters. This shall not be limited only to themselves personal safety, it shall also comply with the safety of crew and other passengers.
Any notice therefor exhibited on the vessel must be regarded.
18. Own Safety, Safety for Persons in Care
Passengers are required always to take care as well for their own safety as the safety of all persons in their care, particularly children. It shall be ensured that children already are accompanied by a responsible adult prior to commencement of the trip.
It is required paying attention to the safety briefing given by crew members at the commencement of the trip. The same applies when requested to do so by any of Druawaqa Shipping ’ crew members.
Furthermore, it is always required to use hand rails around the vessel and instruct children to do so.
19. Own Safety and Weather Conditions
Passengers are required to take particular care in conditions of rough sea or heavy weather or when they get instructed by Druawaqa Shipping ’ crew members.
20. Consumption of Drugs and Alcohol
It is recommended not to consume drugs and intoxicating drinks and beverages prior or during the trip, particularly when accompanied by children.
21. Carriage of Dangerous Goods
Carriage of any explosives, volatile spirits, corrosives or any easily ignitable articles likely to endanger other passengers, the vessel or goods are strictly forbidden. Violations will be prosecuted in any case.
22. Personal Belongings
Druawaqa Shipping accepts neither responsibility for loss or damage to personal belongings, nor for loss or injury to the passenger arising out of the service of the Druawaqa Shipping and its crew members.
The same also applies for transportation between the vessel and a Vehicle and whether a loss, damage or injury may be due or alleged to be due completely or partly to negligence or misconduct or fault on the part of Druawaqa Shipping or its Crew members.
The same applies for any performing carrier or its staff.
23. Valuable Objects
Druawaqa Shipping shall not be liable for the loss of money, negotiable securities, the loss or damage of gold, silverware, jewelry, works of art or other valuable objects and/or devices.
Such valuables cannot be deposited for safe-keeping, the passenger is advised to care himself for his belongings.
It is also not crucial whether such loss or damage may be due completely or partly to negligence or misconduct or fault on the part of Druawaqa Shipping crew members, the responsibility bears the passenger himself.
24. Damages by Crew members
If an action is brought against a crew member of Druawaqa Shipping arising out of damage covered by Druawaqa Shipping , such crew member is entitled to invoke to these contract, if he can prove that he acted within the scope of his job description.
Then, Druawaqa Shipping shall be entitled to avail of the exclusions of liability.
25. Ticket Cancellation
Druawaqa Shipping reserves the right, in the event of a ticket or booking being cancelled by the passenger, to charge cancellation fees in accordance with Reisen (Fiji) Ltd’ current scale of refunds.
26. Laws of Fiji Republic
All contracts are subject to and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the Fiji Republic. Passenger confirms to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Fiji Republic.
27. Severability Clause
If any provision of the contract is invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severable from the remainder of the contract, all other terms of the contract shall continue in full force and effect.
28. Other Conditions of Carriage
No other Conditions of carriage will be recognized by Druawaqa Shipping than those set out herein.
Provisions may only be modified by agreement in writing between Druawaqa Shipping and the passenger.
Verbal promises and representations by booking agents or fiji4me© servants and agents will not be recognized by Druawaqa Shipping if they are inconsistent with these terms and conditions.
In the event you are unhappy, or you are dissatisfied with some aspect of the service during your trip, we recommend discussing the issue immediately with a member of our friendly Crew. This provides the opportunity for us to resolve the issue at the time and for you no interruption of the pleasure of your holiday.
fiji4me© is a trading brand of Rather In Paradise ltd, a Company incorporated in Fiji. Any reference to Fiji4me© is about Reisen (Fiji) Ltd.
Furthermore, travel with fiji4me© is subject to Druawaqa Shipping - Conditions of Carriage.
Suva, 1 June 2018