Solomon Islands and Vanuatu
There are approximately 60 brothers and a number of postulants living in 10 friaries, mostly on Guadalcanal, but also on the islands of Malaita, Isabel, Santa Cruz and Makira. They hope to establish a friary on Vanuatu in the near future.
The Province of the Pacific comprises two regions, one in the Solomon Islands, Melanesia, the other in Aotearoa New Zealand. Melanesia has 6 areas. There are multiple cultures and languages across the Pacific and Melanesia. We are closely linked with the Province of Asia-Pacific. There are 79 professed tssf and a large number of postulants and novices.