Every four years, the peoples of the Pacific meet for an extravaganza of music, dance, costume and art at the Pacific Festival of Arts. This year's festival, held in Western Samoa, coincided with Papua New Guinea's Independence Day celebrations. Members of the PNG delegation proudly embodied their young nation in vivid display and dramatic performance.
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