Network Kokoda honours the war time legacy of our Kokoda veterans and the PNG wartime carriers through agriculture, education, health and leadership initiatives by partnering with the villagers along the Kokoda Trail.
Network Kokoda aims to assist in creating a prosperous future for the people of Papua New Guinea.
Network Kokoda is honouring the legacy of the Australians and Papua New Guineans who served in the War in the Pacific (1942-1945).
MEET THE HON.
CHARLIE LYNN OL
For 25 years, Charlie has led trekkers across the 130 kilometre Kokoda Trail. He established Network Kokoda as a not-for-profit charity to support his workers, their families and the villagers who live and work along the Kokoda Trail through sustainable initiatives.
Some Ways We Help
Iarowari High School partnership
Iarowari High School has four large land areas available for agriculture, a poultry house and two fish ponds. These ponds had previously been abandoned because of the difficulty in preventing...
Sorgeri National High School partnership
Network Kokoda established its partnership with Sogeri National High School in 2011. The Headmaster provided three hectares of land for a market garden and with the assistance of our Network...
Sogeri Agricultural Learning Centre
In 2014, Network Kokoda leased a hectare of land adjacent to the Sogeri Lodge and built this agricultural learning centre which includes a classroom, market garden, cool room and accommodation. ...
Slim Dusty’s ‘Kokoda’
Have a listen to ‘Kokoda’, a song written by Australian country music singer-songwriter Slim Dusty, honouring our Kokoda veterans. Includes an introduction from Charlie Lynn.
Ways You Can Help
Get Involved in Fundraising Events
Join with Network Kokoda and support the people of Papua New Guinea by participating in one of our upcoming events.
Make Contributions to Projects
Please Support the work of Network Kokoda, developing sustainable initiative in Eductation, Health and Leadership for PNG Communities.