ARBN: 21168524810 PNG IPA 1-111276

The Papua New Guinea Adventure Tours Experts.

South Sea Horizons is a proudly PNG-owned and operated Destination Management Company, Inbound Tour Operator (ITO) and Tourism product development company. We design, package and run once-in-a-lifetime responsible tours on the Kokoda Track, cultural festivals and bespoke tours throughout Papua New Guinean and the Solomon Islands.

Whether you are looking to travel to the stunning volcanic town of Rabaul; interact with the colour and ceremony of the 150 tribes at the Goroka Show, challenge yourself on the Kokoda Trail with the direct-descendants of the Fuzzy Wuzzy Angels or wanting to see the best of Papua New Guinea, South Sea Horizons can cater for all your adventure needs.

We place a strong emphasis on conducting low impact responsible tourism experiences with the aim of assisting local communities we visit. At South Sea Horizons we champion Responsible Tourism products that are sustainable and contribute back to the local Papua New Guinean communities.


  • A responsible Tourism Champion
  • A Destination Management Company
  • An Inbound Tour Operator in Papua New Guinea
  • A local PNG company with an established network of suppliers in accommodation, transport, and communities who support our Tours.
  • Located in PNG (Port Moresby and Rabaul and Goroka) with a subsidiary office based on the Gold Coast (Australia).
  • Focused on community partnerships and the development of tourism at the grassroots level.
  • A reputable local operator who provides expert local knowledge and excellent customer service for our clients.

Our Team

Alan Manning

General Manager South Sea Horizons

Alan is the co-founder of South Sea Horizons
Based in Queensland, Australia Alan manages SSH Australia which is focused on product awareness and business development. He also provides personal customer service to clients before they travel to PNG. Alan has an unbridled passion for promoting PNG. Alan also conducts and oversees the high standard of the SSH Kokoda product by conducting training and education programs with our porters, historians and guides. Having played professional rugby union, Alan has a particular interest in nurturing the talent and potential of the local youngsters. He delights in assisting and encouraging them to follow their passions and dreams.

Saii Faole

Kokoda Operations Manager


Saii established this landowner company in 2008 in close association with local leaders from a cluster of villages along the Kokoda Track. His vision was to ensure that benefits from his tourism venture went directly to his people along the track.
He is an experienced campaigner along the track and has been trekking with clients for over 15 years. He is a local landowner from Menari village and the son of Faole Bokoi who is one of the last surviving Fuzzy Wuzzy Angels.

Linda Tatalu

Destination Manager - Rabaul

Linda has over 8 years of experience as a guide in East New Britain province having worked in the dive industry, hotels and tour companies.

Linda is our tour coordinator for Niugini Islands, organising all our tours from Manus, New Ireland, East New Britain and Bouganville.

For all your Niugini Islands travel needs don’t hesitate to contact Linda and our team.

Steven Pius

Tour Guide / Training and Education - Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea

Steven is a South Sea Horizons senior tour guide.

When he is not on a tour Steven heads up our training programs in East New Britain.

Training our up and coming tour guides making sure proper awareness is maintained on what it means to be a Responsible Tourism operator in the pacific.

Loraine Brehaut

Destination Manager Goroka

Loraine is our Destination Manager in the Papua New Guinea Highlands.

With over 10 years of hospitality experience, Loraine uses her knowledge of the highlands to uncover some of the more untouched regions of our country.

If you are looking for a Sepik adventure, visit the Huli Wigmen in their natural surroundings or wanting to attend any of our wonderful cultural shows, contact Loraine and the South Sea Horizons Highlands team to help you get there.

Nicole Manning

Business Development and Product Development Manager

With a passion for discovering the Pacific and its people, Nicole is our business development manager at South Sea Horizons.

Always looking for destinations that are off the beaten track Nicole loves discovering new tourism products.

Our Trips

We are the Papua New Guinea Adventure Tours experts. Choose from our itineraries along the fabled and challenging Kokoda Track, visit with us as your guide and participate in the unique Goroka and Rabaul Festivals or join one of our day tours highlighting the best of exotic Rabaul.

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