The conference will be held in the city of Lae, Morobe Province, PNG. Lae city  has no international Airport.

All overseas guest will therefore firstly arrive in Jacksons International Airport in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

Port Moresby is about 1hr 20 minutes flight time from Cairns, Australia. Daily flights by Air Niugini and Qantas Airline.

  • On arrival in Port Moresby, you will need to go through immigrations, collect your luggage and exit Customs Area.
  • Proceed to Air Niugini Domestic Transit Desk at the International Departure Terminal for further Instructions on how to board  a domestic connection flight to Lae City Nadzab Airport. Allow a minimum of two hours transit time.
  • The Domestic Terminal is only 5-10 minutes walking distance from the International Arrival Transit Desk.
  • Last “Air Niugini” connection flight to Lae (Nadzab) departs Port Moresby daily by 16.00hrs. You must book in advance and

 allow ample transit time (at least 40 minutes check-in time is required at the domestic terminal)

  • Please watch out for our friendly volunteers wearing white “SERI PNGUoT” T shirts at Jackson and Nadzab airports.
  • Our SERI Conference Pick Up vehicle and Porter will be waiting for you at Lae Nadzab Airport. You must email your travel details to the conference secretariat prior to arrival. (seri.2018@pnguot.ac.pg)
  • If your flight arrive late in Port Moresby, or you miss your connection flight to Lae, you might also need hotel Accommodation in Port Moresby.  Jackson International Airport has no lounge for overnight transit passengers.
  • No discount is negotiated for Port Moresby accommodation. Please book directly with the hotel or wotif or booking.com. etc.
  • Advise the hotel that you will require courtesy pick-up and drop-off to Jackson Airport. We only recommend Port Moresby Hotels

 that offer this free service.

List of recommended conference Hotels in Lae

Please book directly with a listed hotel in Lae and Quote SERI.2018 at the time of booking to receive special event discount for our conference guests.

For Lae Accommodations, book from the list below

At the time of posting this information

  • Lae International hotel ………………………………………………….Nightly charges; from  450 Kina  per night
  • Lae Travellers Inn………………………………….......………………. Nightly charges; from  364 Kina  per night or
  • Crossroads Hotel;  https://crossroadshotellae.com

 

 



    2018 SERI Conference