Meet the Crawfords

Henry is an multi-award winning Australian TV drama producer. He was awarded an Emmy for his miniseries A TOWN LIKE ALICE.

In 1987 he established the world famous, five star, Fijian Resort, Vatulele. He designed the resort’s premium villas, which have been featured widely in architecture and design magazines. Henry served on the International Board of Small Luxury Hotels of the world for five years and Vatulele was named Small Luxury Hotel of the Year in 2000. The resort was sold in 2007. Nina is a marketing corporate communications professional whose posts included News Limited and British Aerospace.

The Crawfords publish an electonic newsletter highlighting the best luxury lodges in the world (www.luxurylodge.com).

They moved permanently from Australia at the beginning of 2010 after spending three part-time years in the district.




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