In Vanuatu, in particular, budding throwers are keen to follow in the footsteps of world champion Michael Smith and world number one Michael van Gerwen.
The South Pacific Darts championship will take place in Tonga from Wednesday with female and male competitions.
The semi-finals and finals will be held on Thursday and Friday.
The championship was postponed last year due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Port Vila Darts Association formed five years ago and has become the central organisation for the sport in the South Pacific.