Elanga Buala (21 May 1964 – 7 January 2021) was a Papua New Guinean sprinter. She competed in the women's 200 metres at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. She was born in Lae, Morobe Province. She won many gold medals at the Pacific Games in 1983.
Buala died on 7 January 2021, aged 56.