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Suva Fiji Temple: Facts and figures

Location: Corner of Princes Road and Lakeba Street, Suva, Fiji.

Temple presidency: Sitiveni W. Bale, president; Nikotimo Bukalase, Filimone Naigia, counselors.

Rooms: Celestial room, two endowment rooms, two sealing rooms and a baptistry.

Size: 10,800 square feet.

Exterior: Snow white granite of Campolonghi, Italy.

Architect: Conway Beg

Contractor: Fletcher Construction.

District: Lautoka Fiji, Nausori Fiji, Suva Fiji, Suva Fiji North and Tarawa Kiribati stakes; and Labasa Fiji, Tavueni Fiji, Luganville Vanuatu, Port Vila Vanuatu, Noumea New Caledonia and Tarawa Gilbert Islands districts.

Pertinent facts: Announced May 7, 1998; ground broken May 8, 1999; open house held June 7-10, 12, with approximately 16,323 attending. Dedicated in one session by President Gordon B. Hinckley on June 18, 2000, with 112 in attendance.

Schedule: By appointment only.

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