The trailer and a tractor also sold by David Evans were shipped to Port Moresby in a container and then by Barge up the Fly River to an island in Lake Murray where a new Eco tourist resort is being developed. The trailer will be used to pick up tourist from a purpose built air strip to the resort and for other general work.
Trans Nuiguni Tours is an established leading Eco tourism operator based in Mt Hagen PNG. The ‘Lake Murray Lodge’ on is a new project being constructed on an island in Lake Murray.
Nestled amongst the trees on an island spit, this lodge has 12 individual cabins with en suite washrooms, twin/double king beds and large veranda rooms overlooking the lake. The main lodge with a wraparound veranda will house a dining room, bar, lounge and reception. All of the buildings have made use of local sago woven matting and timber from the area, providing a natural setting to fit with the location.
In keeping with our eco-friendly philosophy, the entire operation is solar powered. A large garden will to provide fresh vegetables and fruit to the kitchen which will use a wood fired cook stove and grill.