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    Rouna (Rouna Falls) Central Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)
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Jim Larronde c1942

Location
Located in the Laloki Valley, the Laloki River winds through this area. Rouna Falls is a spectacular waterfall bordering the Sogeri Road (Rouna Road, Snake Road) connecting Port Moresby to Sogeri.

Wartime History
During 1942-1945, Allied personnel would often drive or walk to Rouna Falls to picnic, swim and trek in the immediate area.

Today
There is a hydroelectric plant near this location.

B-24D "The Dorothy Anne / Not in Stock" 42-41093
Pilot Lowe crashed March 20, 1944

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Last Updated
August 25, 2018

 

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