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artiste-austral

Austral Islands Fair

Austral Islands Fair

From the 22nd of October until the 4th of November. The Assembly of French Polynesia is opening its store for the 17th Edition of Austral Island Fair.  17th edition invited more than ten artisans from Raivavae, Rimatara, Rurutu, Tubuai Island.

During those 2 weeks you will have the opportunity to discover their works. Their skills and techniques which will blow your mind. Many products will be exposed, such as hats, baskets (handmade baskets made from pandanus, which is the main material used) some carved wood and of course the irresistible shell necklaces, either for a departure or for souvenirs.

Would you like to gain some Tahitian craft know-how ?

No problem. Come and join us.  Our artisans will help you to chose your product like necklaces, artificial flowers, bobby pins and belts made of pandanus.

The Best craft maker will receive a prize. For the food lovers ten-dollar Austral dishes will be on sale. Our goal is to help you have Polynesian souvenirs in your home.