Fergusson Islands, Papua New Guinea

Fergusson Island is the largest island of the D'Entrecasteaux Islands, in Papua New Guinea. It is located It mostly consists of mountainous regions, covered by rain forests. There are three large volcanoes on the island. The principal settlements, Salamo and Mapamoiwa, are on the southern coast.

Things to See and Do

* Wildlife viewing
* Birdlife
* Geo thermal areas

General Information

Cruise Season – Jan – Dec
Currency – Papua New Guinean kina (PGK)
Language – English, Tok Pisin, Hiri Motu
Population – 13,000 approx
Land Area – 1,437 km²
Electricity – 2 angled flat pins and 1 round pin centred below Australian style
Time – GMT plus ten hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 675

Transport Links – Fergusson Island can only be accessed by boat from Alotau.

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