Lahaina, Hawaii, August 22, 2023 –Maui Rotary Clubs, part of Hawai’i Rotary District 5000, is pleased to announce the availability of Free Starlink WiFi Hotspots to assist residents affected by the recent wildfires in Maui.


Airport Beach (West Maui) supported by Maui Rotarians.

Immediate Relief for West Maui Community

Understanding the urgent need for reliable internet access for affected families and emergency responders, Maui Rotary Clubs has spearheaded this initiative to offer Starlink WiFi Hotspots at strategic locations throughout West Maui. Each location hotspot can connect 128 devices.


The Free Starlink WiFi Hotspots will be set up at the following locations:

  • Napili Surf Beach Resort
  • S Turns Beach Park
  • Airport Beach Park
  • Kuleana Resort
  • DT Fleming Beach Park
  • Fairways Shops
  • Royal Lahaina Resort

Please note: Locations may change, and hours of availability may vary.

Enhanced Connectivity in Critical Times

"We recognize that in times of crisis, staying connected is more critical than ever. These Starlink WiFi Hotspots will provide essential support for emergency communication and will help affected individuals reach out to their loved ones and access vital information," said Mark Merriam, District Governor of Hawaii Rotary District 5000.

How to Access

Access to these WiFi Hotspots is entirely free and is intended to assist those impacted by the wildfires in managing emergency logistics, staying in touch with family and friends, and accessing crucial updates.

Partnerships and Future Plans

This initiative has been made possible through actions made by members of the Maui Rotary Clubs and friends of Rotary demonstrating Rotary's commitment to immediate and effective community service.