This year (2019) there were 15 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 # 15.  9th Dec – 13th Dec – General Medicine and ED Gizo Hospital, Western Province, Solomon Islands.

2020

Trips # 3, 5, 7 & 8 for 2020 are yet to be confirmed:

Trip # 1. Dr Sean Heinz & Dr Peter Bell Sat 14th Mar – Sun 22nd Mar 2020,  Gynae to Gizo Hospital, Solomon Islands

trip # 2.  Carina Chow & Ben Green – Date Undecided (sometime in Easter school holidays, 4th April – 20th April 2020) – Laparoscopic & Head & Neck Surgery – Sopas District Hospital, & Alotau Hospital, Papua New Guinea

Trip# 3. Narko Tutuo & Linda Fenton Sunday 14th June – 19th June 2020 to Gizo Hospital, Western Western Province, Solomon Islands.

trip # 4. Christophe Berney – 1st – 11th August 2020 – Laparoscopic Surgery – Sopas Hospital (Enga Province), PNG.

trip # 5. General Surgery, 2nd week of August, Alotau Provincial Hospital, Alotau, Papua New Guinea.

trip#  6. Alan Tong – 28th September – 2nd October  2020 – Gynae Surgery – Gizo Hospital (Western Province), Solomon Islands.

trip # 7. Colorectal & Laparoscopic surgery-Sun 5th Oct – sat 11th Oct  – Laparoscopic & Colorectal Surgery – NRH & Gizo Hospital, Solomon Islands.

trip # 8. General surgery – Date Undecided – Buala Hospital, Santa Isobel, Solomon Islands.

Trip # 9. Peter Bell, 7th – 15th November  2020- Gynae to Sopas Hospital, Papua New Guinea