The 4421 gt ro-ro ferry Spirit of Fiji Islands went aground onto a reef near Koro Island, Fiji Islands. The ferry was pulling away from a pier when it ran up onto the reef. The Spirit of Fiji Islands was able to refloat itself and proceeded back to the pier. No reports of injuries to the 110 passengers on board, damage or pollution released. Passengers boarded another ferry while the vessel remained in port to be inspected.
- Passenger ferry stuck on reef (radionz.co.nz)