Join us to celebrate Charlie Lynn’s historic 100th trek across the Kokoda Trail.

FULL ITINERARY
Thursday 23 April:
  • Afternoon - arrive at Port Moresby International Airport (arrange own flights from your capital city)

  • Meet the Hilton Hotel transfer contact as you enter arrivals hall after clearing Customs/Immigration

  • Transfer to the Hilton Hotel, Port Moresby and Check-in for your stay

  • Afternoon at your leisure – The Hilton Hotel Pool and Lobby Bar come highly recommended

  • 6 pm Welcome Drinks in the Ground Floor Bar at the Hilton Hotel

  • Dinner at leisure

Friday 24 April:

  • Enjoy breakfast at the Hilton (Breakfast is included in your accommodation cost)

  • Meet bus in Hotel Lobby at 9 am for a tour of Port Moresby with Charlie Lynn as your guide

  • Drive through Port Moresby to the Sogeri Plateau in the foothills of the Owen Stanley Ranges

  • Visit Iarowari High School to see the Fish Farm and other nearby Network Kokoda projects

  • Visit Owers Corner and McDonalds Corner – Start of the Kokoda Trail – great photo opportunity

  • Visit Sogeri Lodge Compound

  • Long Lunch at “The Koitaki Country Club” in Sogeri for the lush PNG hinterland experience

  • The return trip to the Hilton to include Parliament House and Bird Sanctuary

  • Hilton Hotel Cocktails on our return

  • Dinner at Leisure as its an early start for the Dawn Service Saturday morning

Bomana War Cemetery

Bomana War Cemetery

Bomana War Cemetery

Bomana War Cemetery

Kutubu Convention Centre at the Hilt

Kutubu Convention Centre at the Hilt

Kutubu Convention Centre at the Hilt

Kutubu Convention Centre at the Hilt

Two Up 1942 Style

Two Up 1942 Style

Start of the Kokoda Trail

Start of the Kokoda Trail

McDonalds Corner

McDonalds Corner

Koitaki Country Club view

Koitaki Country Club view

Port Moresby Parliament House

Port Moresby Parliament House

Saturday 25 April:
  • Charlie Lynn Reveille at 3-30 am for a 4 am departure to Bomana

  • Bus departure from Hilton Hotel lobby to Bomana

  • Enjoy the ANZAC Day Dawn Service at Bomana War Cemetery hosted by Charlie Lynn

  • Return to Hilton Hotel for a well-earned Breakfast by 7.30 am

  • Morning at Leisure post the early start for those that need a nap

  • Lunch at the Hilton Hotel

  • Network Kokoda “Two Up” game post lunch at the Hilton Hotel

  • Network Kokoda – Charlie Lynn’s 100th Trek Celebration and Fund Raising Dinner pre-dinner drinks from 5.30/6 pm in Hilton Hotel Lobby Bar

  • 6.30/7 pm Move to the Convention Centre a short 50-meter walk from the Hilton Lobby Bar

  • Celebrations and Fund-Raising Dinner till late

  • Nightcap in Lobby Bar if needed!

Sunday 26 April:
  • Breakfast at the Hilton Hotel

  • Morning recovery at leisure

  • Check out for those returning to their capital cities by 10 am

  • Transfers to Port Moresby International Airport for return flights at 11 am

  • For those remaining in PNG – Enjoy the rest of your stay – refer to links for available activities for the balance of your stay. 

For those wishing to extend their visit and see more of PNG we suggest you refer to the PNG Tourist web site.

 

A number of Adventure Kokoda trekkers have recommended Tufi Resort as a great place to relax on the PNG coastline.  

 

https://www.papuanewguinea.travel/

 

http://www.tufiresort.com/

We would love for you to join us as we celebrate Charlie Lynn’s historic 100th trek across the Kokoda Trail. 

Please register your interest in this event and we will be in touch with further information.

Donations over $2 are tax-deductible.

Network Kokoda has been approved as a Developing Country Relief Fund by the Australia Government.

 

Network Kokoka ABN: 37 137 246 710

​​Call us:

0402 062 144

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