Top things to do

Chinese in Madang

Eden Restaurant

Admittedly, this restaurant doesn’t make much of an impression; it’s right on the foreshore but designed to have no views and be stiflingly hot. People don’t come for the view, however, but for the enormous selectio…
Buffet in Madang

Haus Win Restaurant

This restaurant, located in the Madang Resort Hotel and Kalibobo Village Resort, has an excellent international menu, a seafood buffet on Saturdays and a Sunday barbeque sizzle.
Breakfast in Madang

Janek Aben Restaurant

This restaurant serves breakfast and informal lunches. Located in the Madang Resort Hotel and Kalibobo Village Resort.
Chinese in Madang

Madang Club

Get here early to secure a table on the small harbourside veranda. The predominately Chinese/Malay lunch-time specials are very popular.
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…
Market in Madang


The market has fruit and vegetables as well as some clothing, bilums and local shell jewellery.
Festival in Madang

Divine Word University Cultural Show

Usually held on the third or fourth Saturday in August (check with the Madang Visitors & Cultural Bureau), the Divine Word University Cultural Show is smaller than its highland cousins but still a riot of colour…
Asian in Madang

Ocean Restaurant

Get here early to secure a table on the small harbourside veranda at lunch – for our money, the most atmospheric dining in town. The menu is dominated by Chinese cuisine, but there are a few inspiring Filipino dishe…
Cultural in Madang

Madang Festival

This festival on the Queen's Birthday weekend in June celebrates the diverse cultures of Madang Province from the mountains to the sea. Activities include vibrant floats, canoe races and singsing dances on Laiwaden …
Japanese in Madang


The menu features a range of Japanese dishes and shabu-shabu (hotpot) is served here by request.