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    New Georgia Island Group (New Georgia Islands) Western Province Solomon Islands

Location
The New Georgia Island Group (New Georgia Islands) is located in Western Province in the Solomon Islands. To the northwest is Choiseul Province. To the west is "The Slot" and Isabel Province. To the southeast is Central Province. To the northwest is the international border with Papua New Guinea (PNG) and Bougainville Province (Autonomous Region of Bougainville). Borders the Solomon Sea and the international border with Papua New Guinea (PNG) to the north and Milne Bay Province to the west.

New Georgia Island Group (New Georgia Islands)
New Georgia Island  largest island in the New Georgia Island Group.
Munda (Munda Point)  located at the southern coast of New Georgia.
Munda Airfield (Munda Point Airfield)  built by the Japanese repaired and used by Americans still in use today.
Kokengola Hill (Kokenggolol)  feature overlooking Munda and Munda Airfield.
Laiana (Ilangana, Olsen's Landing)  located on the southern coast of New Georgia to the east of Munda.
Zanana Beach  located on the southern coast of New Georgia to the east of Munda.
Visu Visu  located near Munda on the southern coast of New Georgia.
Aumbaamba Island (Aumba Island)  borders Munda Harbor to south of Munda on New Georgia.
Mbanika Island  located off Munda.
Mbanga Island (Baanga)  located near Munda Point.
Kaimbe Island  small island near Munda.
Ondonga Airfield  Allied airfield on the Ondongo peninsula disused since the war.
Rice Anchorage  located on the north coast of New Georgia Northern Landing Force July 4-5, 1943.
Enogai  located on the north coast of New Georgia attacked by 1st Marine Raiders on July 10, 1943.
Bauroko (Bairoko)  located on the north coast of New Georgia includes the Dragons Peninsula.
Bauroko Harbor (Bairoko Harbor)  borders Bauroko on the north coast of New Georgia.
Dragons Peninsula (Dragon Point)  located to the east of Bauroko and Bauroko Harbor.
Segi Island (Seghe)  located off the southern tip of New Georgia.
Regi  located on the southeastern coast of New Georgia.
Viru Harbor  located on the southeastern coast of New Georgia.
Tombe  located on the eastern side of Viru Harbor on southeastern New Georgia.
Tetemara  located on the western side of Viru Harbor on southeastern New Georgia.
Vangunu Island  located to the southeast of New Georgia.
Gatukai Island  located to the southeast of New Georgia and Marovo Lagoon.
Wickham Anchorage  located to the south of New Georgia.
Marovo Lagoon  large lagoon the borders New Georgia, Vangunu and Gatukai.
Blanche Channel
  located between New Georgia, Rendova Island, Tetepare Island and Vangunu Island (Vanguan).
Tetepare Island (Tutipari)  located to the south of the Blanche Channel to the southeast of Rendova Island.

Roviana Lagoon
Roviana Lagoon  borders the southern coast of New Georgia and Rendova Island.
Roviana Island  barrier island bordering Roviana Lagoon to and Blanche Channel to the south.
Sasavele Island (Dume)  barrier island bordering Roviana Lagoon to and Blanche Channel to the south.
Onaiavisi Channel  located between Sasavele Island (Dume) and Baraulu Island.
Baraulu Island  barrier island bordering Roviana Lagoon to and Blanche Channel to the south.
Ndora Island  barrier island bordering Roviana Lagoon to and Blanche Channel to the south.
Tambatung Island  located inside Roviana Lagoon.
Ndoking Island  located inside Roviana Lagoon.
Langaranga Island  located inside Roviana Lagoon.
Mbalumbaiu Island  located inside Roviana Lagoon.

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Last Updated
July 9, 2020

 

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