Alcester Is. Papua New Guinea

Alcester Island is located in the Solomon Sea at the eastern end of New Guinea mainland, 50 km SW of Muyua (Woodlark) Island. It is one of the Trobriand Islands (today officially known as the Kiriwina Islands), which are an archipelago of coral atolls off the eastern coast of New Guinea. They are situated in Milne Bay Province in Papua New Guinea.

Alcester Island offers crystal clear water and gardens of coral filled with a spectacular array of the most colourful fish; perfect conditions for snorkelling, diving and swimming.

Things to See and Do

* Snorkelling
* Diving
* Village tour
* Swimming

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

Port Location – Ships can anchor at the village at Alcester island.

Transport Links – Alcester island can be accessed by boat from Woodlark Island, 50 km southwest of Alcester island. There is an airport on Woodlark island called Guasopa Airport.

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