Cultural Centre in Kanganaman

Haus Tambaran

This small haus tambaran is smoky, covered with long sago leaves and home to a splendid cassowary costume used in ceremonial dances. A female figure with her legs spread welcomes you in; she symbolises rebirth...

Notable Building in Kanganaman

Main Haus Tambaran

Kanganaman is famous for the oldest haus tambaran on the Sepik. Declared a building of national cultural importance, it has been renovated with help from the National Museum. It is a huge, rather open building...

Cultural in Kanganaman

Sepik River Festival

Launched in 2014, this festival takes place in Kanganaman, with singsings held by villagers coming from seven different villages. As it was a resounding success, it's due to become an annual feature.