Paulias Matane

Paulias Matane

Name Paulias Matane
Profession Politician
Date of Birth 1931-09-21
Place of Birth Papua New Guinea
Death Date
Birth Sign Virgo

About Paulias Matane

Author and politician who was the 8th Governor General of Papua New Guinea from 2004 to 2010.

Early Life of Paulias Matane

He was a columnist for the National Newspaper.


His autobiographical book “My Childhood in New Guinea” is a classroom staple in his homeland and he served as the first Papua New Guinean Ambassador to the US.

Family Life

He was born and raised under British rule in Papua New Guinea.

Associated With

He and Paias Wingti are important former leaders of Papua New Guinea.