The Australian Minister for International Development & Pacific, Senator Hon Concetta Fierravanti-Wells had been attending the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) from 4th to 8th September 2017. 

While in Samoa, the Minister used the opportunity to visit the National Museum of Samoa at Malifa on the morning of Friday, September 8, 2017, to view the Old Masters Exhibition that was recently launched by the Australian Governor General. It was also an opportunity to view Samoan exhibits and meet with the museum staff.

Senator Hon Concetta Fierravanti-Wells and her delegation, HE Sue Langford (Australian High Commissioner) and her deputy, three staff members from the Ministry of International Development and the Pacific as well as the Program Manager Education / Scholarships of Australian High Com. were greeted by the Chief Executive Officer of MESC. It was followed by the Viewing of ‘Old Masters’ exhibition and a Tour of Samoan exhibits.