Attractions

Top Choice Cultural Village in Goroka

Asaro Mudmen

Asaro village, northwest of Goroka, is famous for its mudmen – warriors who traditionally covered themselves in grey mud and wore huge mud masks before heading off on raids. It’s a very striking image, best witnesse…
Museum in Goroka

JK McCarthy Museum

JK McCarthy was one of PNG’s legendary patrol officers and wrote one of the classic books on New Guinea patrolling – Patrol into Yesterday. Among the exhibits are pottery, weapons, clothes and musical instruments, a…
Viewpoint in Goroka

Mt Kis Lookout

A motorable track just off Wisdom St climbs to an excellent lookout, Mt Kis, so-called because it’s the lovers’ leap of Goroka. There are two large water tanks halfway there, and a ladder you can climb to catch spec…
Historic Building in Goroka

Raun Raun Theatre

The theatre is a superb building, which blends traditional materials and modern architecture. It’s located on parkland about 500m due north of the post office. Performances by the Raun Raun Theatre Company are irreg…