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Ralf Stüttgen’s Place

Ralf's house, on a 400m ridge overlooking the coast at Tower (a radio mast), 15km inland from Wewak, overflows with Sepik carvings, collected over a lifetime from 50 different villages. Even if you don’t buy somethi…
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Bowies Art Centre

Run by local carver and artist Ronnie, this riverfront store in the first (easternmost) village has the best concentration of artefacts on the Sepik, from Tanbanum masks and Minimbit guardian carvings to locally mad…
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Sepik Surfsite Lodge

It's well worth supplementing your Sepik artefact hunt at this well-stocked shop next to the lodge. They have a large selection of carved storyboards from Kambot in the Lower Sepik, masks from Timbunke and Tambanum …
Market in Wewak

Main Market

The main market, at the west end of the town centre, is a colourful affair, with local ladies selling fresh produce, sago grubs and pungent smoked and dried fish. There are also a few bilums for sale.
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Kreer market

There are several other markets around Wewak, of which Kreer market, on the airport road just before it turns inland, is the most interesting.
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Dagua Market

There is also Dagua market which sells buai, pitpit and sometimes woven pandanus satchels.
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Chambri Market

Chambri market on Boram Rd sells buai (betel nut) and a few artefacts.
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Nuigo Market

There is also Nuigo market which sells buai, pitpit and sometimes woven pandanus satchels.