FINSCHAFEN Ecotourism in PAPUA NEW GUINEA.

Location
Lat 6° 35' 60S Long 147° 50' 60E Finschafen is located 50 miles east of Lae. There are several variations in the spelling of this town on different historical maps and at different periods. During the German colonial era, spelled "Finschhafen". During the Pacific War, spelled "Finschafen". Also known as "Finchhaven". Pre-War History
Founded in 1885, the town was established by the Deutsch-Neuguinea Kompagnie (German New Guinea Company) as their first settlement in ...