Lat 9° 4' 60S Long 159° 11' 60E Renard Sound is located in the Russell
Islands Group (Russell Islands). Borders Banika Island and the Sunlight Channel and beyond Pavuvu Island.
During 1943, Renard Sound was used as a seaplane operating area. By late February 1943, the southern edge of Banika Field (North Field, Sunlight) was located to the north of Renard Sound. A ferry was established from the southern end of the runway 31 across the Renard Sound to Renard Field (South Field, Yandina).
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June 15, 2019