Madang attractions

Museum in Madang

Madang Museum

In the same building as the Madang Visitors & Cultural Bureau, this small but fascinating museum is worth visiting. Learn about the 1660 eruption of Long Island. Look for the ceremonial headdress from Bosmum vil…
Memorial in Madang

Coastwatchers’ Memorial Beacon

The 30m-high Coastwatchers Memorial Beacon, visible 25km out to sea, is a reminder of those who stayed behind enemy lines during WWII to report on Japanese troop and ship movements. It’s a rather ugly concrete memor…
Wildlife Reserve in Madang

Flying Fox Roosts

You can’t miss Madang’s bats, they’re everywhere; wheeling overhead all day, constantly disturbed by the town noises below. Locals told us that these kwandi (spectacled flying foxes) moved into town in the mid-1970s…
Beach in Madang

Family Beach

Beach in Madang

Machine Gun Beach