Visitor Information

GETTING TO PORT MORESBY

Most international flights into PNG arrive at Port Moresby. There are multiple carriers to choose from including Air NiuginiQantas and Virgin Australia.

Domestic flights connect to Port Moresby from all cities throughout PNG. The two major domestic carriers in PNG are Air Niugini and Airlines PNG. PNGAir, as part of their support for the 44th National Titles, are able to offer special rates for domestic travel – see details below.

Jacksons Airport airport is located approximately 20 minutes drive from the Royal Papua Yacht Club, all hotels offer airport transfers. 

We suggest you book early as flights tend to fill up over the busy Easter school holiday period. 

 

WHERE TO STAY

There is a range of accommodation options in Port Moresby, several within 5 minutes of the Royal Papua Yacht Club where all the action for the 2019 National Titles will be based.

The PMGFC has managed to secure special offers for participants (all anglers, guests and spectators) at the Crown Hotel & the Coral Sea Hotel Group. Details listed below. 

 

CROWN HOTEL 

Stay with us and enjoy relaxed executive comfort

Crown Hotel Port Moresby is a hilltop haven in the centre of Papua New Guinea’s CBD, offering panoramic views of the Coral Sea, Ela Beach, APEC Haus & Fairfax Harbour.

Gaze at the ocean from our Heritage bar or soak in the outdoor pool. The Rapala restaurant’s new menu is complemented by a fine wine list while our casual Pondo Tavern serves comfort food on its deck. Exercise when you want in our 24-hour Fitness Centre or get to work using wireless Internet provided complimentary in the hotel.

After a long day on the water landing that “big one” our sumptuous beds are a well-earned reward.

Whether you are with us for 2 nights or 2 weeks, you’ll feel safe, secure and right at home and its only 12km from Jacksons International and Domestic Airport and 1km from the POMGFC Gantry.

It’s a new name, but our team hasn’t changed as you’ll still receive the same great customer service, range of products and experience.

 

Angler rates starting from PGK350.00* + GST

*Terms & Conditions Apply

 

+675 309 3000 OR +675 7373 0400

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GETTING AROUND

There are a number of car hire operators in Port Moresby, including Avis Rent a Car , Hertz Rent a Car. Black Swan also have a driver service (similar to Uber), download the VIP app to organize a vehicle. 


TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

Passport Validity - Passports should be valid for at least 6 months from date of intended travel.

General VISA Information - All people wishing to travel to PNG must have an entry permit/Visa to enter the country. Visa's can be obtained from your nearest PNG diplomatic mission or in some cases, on arrival (not all countries eligible). Please check the PNG Immigration website for full details.