Buna and Gona
The villages of Buna and Gona became Japanese bases during WWII and were the scene of some of the most desperate fighting of the war. At...
The 1585m peak of Mt Lamington is clearly visible from Popondetta. The mountain still shakes and puffs a little and local residents paid...
Lonely Planet review
Mt Lamington has been fairly calm since its last eruption in 1951 and keen bushwalkers can climb it today. The Oro Guesthouse and Birdwing Butterfly Lodge can provide information and arrange guides, and Ecotourism Melanesia has trekking tours around Mt Lamington.