La Case de Oua-Tom

  • Historic site and monument
  • Historic patrimony
  • Town / Village
Tribu de Oua Tom 98880 La Foa
This traditional Kanak hut belonging to the Oua-Tom tribe of La Foa can be visited with permission from the council of elders.
Although it fell into disrepair since being built in 1983, the Oua-Tom hut has now been renovated and was opened on 29 March 2019. Now, young people from La Foa meet here as part of an employment workshop, which has given the place a new lease of life in the space of 15 weeks. Built using traditional techniques, the hut is made from local materials like wood, straw and bark from paperbark and coffee trees. Today it is used for traditional and community events, but can be visited by the...


La Case de Oua-Tom
Tribu de Oua Tom 98880 La Foa

Spoken languages

  • French


  • In the country
  • Forest location
  • Mountain view
Updated on 09 January 2024 at 16:02
by Sud Tourisme Nouvelle-Calédonie
(Offer identifier : 5715598)
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