This year (2019) there were 16 trips involving 92 volunteers to the South Pacific.

Countries visited this year include PNG, Solomon Islands, Kiribati and Vanuatu.

If you would like to join one of these trips, or have sufficient experience to start a separate trip, please complete the “apply now” online application.

The status of planned trips is indicated by the colour of text :

Black text = trip not yet confirmed/approved by hospital. 
green text = trip has been confirmed/approved by hospital.
red text = trip cancelled. 

2019

Trip # 13: 29th Sep – 7th Oct – General & Colorectal –  Tungaru Central Hospital (TCH), Tarawa, Kiribati.

Trip # 14.  14th Oct – 20th Oct 2019 – General, Colorectal and Head & Neck Surgery – Gizo Hospital (Western Province), Solomon Islands.

Trip # 15. 22nd Oct – 23rd October – Diabetic Foot Clinic – National Referral Hospital, Honiara, Solomon Islands.

Trip # 16.  9th Dec – 13th Dec – General Medicine and ED Gizo Hospital, Western Province, Solomon Islands.

 

2020

these trips are yet to be confirmed:

trip # 1. Carina Chow & Ben Green – Date Undecided (sometime in Easter school holidays, 4th April – 20th April 2020) – Laparoscopic & Head & Neck Surgery – Sopas District Hospital, Papua New Guinea

trip # 2. Peter Bell – Date undecided (possibly sometime in June) – Gynae to Sopas Hospital, Papua New Guinea.

Trip # 3. Christophe Berney – 1st – 11th August 2020 – Laparoscopic Surgery – Sopas Hospital (Enga Province), PNG.

trip# 4 Alan Tong – Sun 27th September – Sun 4th October  2020 – Gynae Surgery – Gizo Hospital (Western Province), Solomon Islands.

Trip # 5: 29th Sep – 7th Oct – General & Colorectal –  Tungaru Central Hospital (TCH), Tarawa, Kiribati.

trip # 6. Colorectal & Laparoscoic surgery- 29th Sep – 7th Oct  – Laparoscopic & Colorectal Surgery – NRH & Gizo Hospital, Solomon Islands.