Goroka is a city in the Eastern Highlands of . Famous for the yearly Goroka Show, it is also one of the closest major towns to Mt. Wilhelm, the highest summit in the country.

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  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 18,500
  • IATA airport code: GKA
  • United Nations Location Code: PG GKA
  • Latitude: 6° 5' 0.1" (6.0834°) south
  • Longitude: 145° 23' 14.5" (145.3874°) east
  • Elevation: 1581 meters (5187 feet)
  • Wikidata: Goroka
  • Wikimedia Commons: Goroka

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French: Goroka, German: Goroka, Italian: Goroka, Spanish: Goroka, Garoka, New Garoka

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