But all eyes were on a pregnant Meghan Markle, who just 24 hours previously, was rushed out of a Suva market due to "security risks".
But the mum-to-be look calm and stress free as she watched the procession.
The 37-year-old wowed in a beautiful jade green cap sleeved dress, designed by fashion guru to the stars - Jason Wu.
Leaving her signature waves out, the outfit was completed with a pair of black Manolo Blahnik heels.
The Duchess of Sussex was all smiles as she sat beside the Prime Minister of Fiji, Frank Bainimarama at the welcoming ceremony.