Amataga Iuli

Amataga’s heart and passion is to serve Pacific communities. Talanoa Intern Iunisi Vaiaku hears her journey of discovering a passion for the Pacific, and her experience volunteering in Fiji to build homes in local communities. (Video is directed, produced and edited by Talanoa Intern, Iunisi Vaiaku.)


Arieta Tora Rika is a Tongan-Fijian Freelance Writer, Digital Communications Specialist, and Talanoa's Founder and Creative Director. Born in Darlinghurst in the late 80s, she spent most of her childhood in Fiji, New Zealand and Australia, and all of her teen years in Tonga. She now lives in Western Sydney with her husband Josese.