SPUMS 48th Annual Scientific Meeting 2019

SPUMS  has again teamed up with Diversion Dive Travel to bring you the very best options for your stay in Honiara,  with a choice of packages that includes; accommodation, flights, airport transfers, diving, non-diving activities.

Simon Mallender is looking after our bookings.

* Please contact Simon Mallender from Diversion Travel prior to registering to check availability of accommodation and diving. 


The SPUMS 2019 ASM is being held at the Solomon Kitano Mendana Hotel (the “Mendana”) which is providing guest 70 rooms, with additional rooms available at the Heritage Park Hotel (the “Heritage”) next door.

All rooms are air conditioned with balcony and en-suite, and come with Tea & Coffee making facilities, Telephone, Television, Mini Fridge and Safety Deposit.

The Welcome Cocktails (on Monday), and the final Gala Dinner (on Saturday) will also be held around the tropically exotic poolside area of the Heritage. A Solomon’s Special Seafood Buffet will be held at the Mendana on the Thursday night.

Breakfast has been incorporated into the room rates, and a buffet lunch will provided for all divers, with other being able to opt-in as desired. There are other dining options for lunch and dinner and an information sheet will be provided.

WiFi will be provided throughout the course of the ASM via mobile 4G routers which will be re-located to the different conference and function areas. In room WiFi may additionally be purchased from the hotel. 


solomon airlines

Solomons Airlines has been selected as the SPUMS 2019 ASM flight partner, and the ASM schedule and pre- and post-ASM diving activities have been aligned to their timetable. SPUMS has secured Group rates with Solomons Airlines. Transfers between Honiara airport and the hotels are included within the ticket price. 

Diversion Dive Travel are holding these flights on behalf of SPUMS. Please click on the "Book Here" button below to organise your flights.


How to book

Diversion Dive Travel has been selected as the SPUMS 2019 ASM Travel Partner.

All accommodation, diving and flights can be booked through their SPUMS microsite , where further detailed information is available on all options of accommodation, diving and flights.


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Email: Info@diversiondivetravel.com.au

Call: 1800 607 913


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