Events & Festivals

Women Weavers of Milne Bay

Date: June 12, 2021 8:00 am - June 13, 2021 6:00 pm
Duration: 1 Day, 10 Hours
Place: Esa'ala District

Photo Credit: The Asia Foundation - Google Cultural Institute

The WWOMB events is a two-day annual event hosted in Alotau to showcase the traditional weaving skills of rural women. It also provides a platform for upcoming and professional women fashion designers in the province to feature their creativity through a contemporary fashion show.

Milne Bay women are highly skilled in the art of weaving and the WWOMB event is the only event of its kind in the province specifically for women that showcases the diverse forms of weaving, cultures and contemporary fashion within the province.