Norfolk Island Tours & Activities
Norfolk Island is a nature lovers playground providing countless tours and activities to enjoy on your South Pacific island getaway. Being a South Pacific island makes any time of the year a great time to visit with most options available year round. Here is a small taste of what’s available on and around this beautiful island.
Norfolk Island Sports
Norfolk Island has many sports and recreational activities to keep every age occupied. Try the unique beach front golf course or fishing around the reef areas of Norfolk or Phillip Islands. Also on offer is boating, diving, archery, clay shooting, bird watching, horse riding and so much more. Chat with either Dave or Jo for information on companies or directions.
Norfolk Island Food
Norfolk Island food is something to savour with some of the finest, most mouth watering and fresh produce available in the South Pacific. Most produce is grown on the land of Norfolk and in most cases organically. The rich fertile soil provides perfect conditions for a wide variety of fruit and vegetables while the grazing land provides fresh meat. The deep waters surrounding the island provide some of the most delicious seafood available. No matter where you go on Norfolk the food will always delight.
Restaurants on Norfolk Island
With such wonderful island grown meat and produce available, it’s no surprise this small island has over 35 dining options. Here are some of our recommendations.
Hillies – Located opposite Aataren Villas, Hillies bakes fresh scones and cakes for morning/afternoon tea and lunch and dinner has fresh seafood, salads and home baked desserts. Try the fresh fish of the day, salad and home made potato skin fries for a wonderful, 100% local produce meal. This is not your ordinary fish and chips.
Dinos – An extension of a private, eclectic decorated home with large lush gardens, Dino’s has earned itself a name on the culinary scene. It may be a mission to find Dino’s in the dark but its worth every mouth watering bite in this cozy location once you arrive. With only the freshest produce used, and often from their own garden, you will not be disappointed here.
The Fish and Chook Shop – Looking for something quick and easy to take out? Don’t let the name fool you. The Fish and Chook Shop certainly offers value for money take away roast chicken with accompaniments such as fresh salads and chips, but you will also find the best value fish and chips on the island. Made with local fish only and fresh ingredients, you will be here more then once during your stay. All stays come with a free $25 meal voucher!
Pinetree Tours offers a wonderful selection of touring options to complement your stay. Be surprised and delighted for all that Norfolk Island has to offer. Below are tours not to be missed and check out their combination packages to save you money.
Historic Tours – The half day island tour, which includes morning or afternoon tea, is a pleasant way to see majority of the island and learn about the historic and often brutal regime that once ruled Norfolk while wondering through ruins from the past.
Progressive Dinner – Meet the locals and enjoy a different meal course at local homes with food fresh from the garden. Dressed in period costumes, listen to various stories from the past while enjoying some of the best, home made meals on the island.
Island Fish Fry – One tour not to be missed! Watch the sunset over Puppies Point look out while enjoying fish caught that very morning with local salads. Entertainment is provided with local children performing historical Polynesian dances.
Night as a Convict – This outrageous fun filled night will see you dress as a convict and partake in a traditional island dinner. Join the Commander for an evening of gaiety, feasting, singing and dancing. Watch out for the scally-wags though!
There is simply so much to see and do on Norfolk Island, the hardest decision you will make all day is what to do next. Come relax with us, unwind and enjoy the island lifestyle.