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HALF DAY TOUR ... $44.00

Thursday, August 22, 2019


On Demand

Pinetrees half day orientation tour is a must for every visitor! Visit historic Kingston, Cascade, Longridge & much more.

See & hear about the famous convict buildings, beautiful beaches & golf course, the renowned Melanesian Chapel, our Government, our laws & lifestyle. Enjoy views from scenic spots on this full commentary conducted tour.

Rest for a delicious morning or afternoon tea in the garden of an historic island home built by Fletcher Quintal – descendant of ‘Bounty’ mutineers Fletcher Christian & Matthew Quintal.

 

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HISTORY IN THE MAKING ... $55.00

Thursday, August 15, 2019


Tue 9.00am Thur & Sat 1.00pm 

Experience:
Stone Cutting, Shingle Splitting, Timber Cutting and Cloth & Rope making.

Visit:
Colonial work sites and see where produce gardens once thrived, processing mills and more...


Learn why the first Norfolk Island settlement from 1788 to 1814 was more successful than Sydney. Learn why the convict penal settlement from 1825 to 1855 was no place for the meek and mild and where even the toughest spirit was broken.

Experience first hand stone cutting, shingle splitting, timber cutting and rope making at the home of a Pitcairn descendant (Arthur Evans). Visit 200 year old work sites and see where produce gardens once thrived.

 

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ISLAND CULTURE TOUR ... $50.00

Thursday, August 08, 2019


Wed & Sat – 1.00pm

Experience the culture of our forebears! From our mutineer ancestors and their Tahitian wives came the arts of wood craft, weaving, cooking & our Norfolk Language.

On this tour see a woodturning demonstration using Norfolk timber, visit an Island home where you’ll learn about our cooking. An Island weaving demonstration and a presentation on the Norfolk language will follow the afternoon tea break.

 

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BOUNTY FOLK MUSEUM ... $10.00

Thursday, August 01, 2019


7 days a week 10am - 4pm.

One Stop Shop for viewing Norfolk Islands History. This museum showcases the four settlements on Norfolk Island. Situated opposite the School on Middlegate road. 

The largest privately owned collection of memorobillia on Norfolk Island. Including genealogy, history of 1st & 2nd settlements, Pitcairn and Norfolk history & more

 

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Permanent Vacations - Island Life Adventures

Thursday, July 25, 2019


“Permanent Vacations is an adventure tourism business with a strong focus on island lifestyle. This business showcases the adventurous side of Norfolk Island that often goes unseen by the everyday tourist, the side that made us fall in love with this hidden gem of the Pacific. We offer boutique and personalised week packages, or individual half/full day activities that encompass a mixture of sport fishing, remote beach and rock pool excursions, mountain biking, rock jumping and of course - snorkeling in all the beautiful clear waters. Age is no boundary but an adventurous spirit and a willingness to take a step outside your comfort zone is must!”


We also offer a boutique package deal experience tailored to suit your interests – whether it’s non-stop fishing, island trekking, relaxing on secluded beaches or a mixture of all our activities rolled into one. If this is something you think might be right for you, please contact us direct at info@permanentvacations.com.au




 

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Breakfast Bushwalk and Clifftop Barbecue

Thursday, July 25, 2019


Wed & Sat – 7am for Breakfast Bushwalk and 8:15am for Clifftop Barbecue

Take your choice of a stroll through Hundred Acres Reserve or for the more energetic, a leisurely 3.5km walk through scenic Mt. Bates to Captain Cook Monument. At the end of the walks we meet on the clifftop for a delicious breakfast barbecue. (These walks are not recommended to anyone with medical conditions).

If you prefer not to rise early and bush walk, but would like to have breakfast on the cliff top, join the walkers at Anson Bay & share in the delicious barbecue breakfast.

 


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Norfolk Island Museums

Thursday, July 18, 2019


Hours: Museums: Monday to Saturday all venues 11.00am to 3.00pm, Sundays - Pier Store only 11.00am to 3.00pm

The Norfolk Island museums reveals to you Norfolk's amazing and multi-layered stories. The Island was first settled by the Polynesians, discovered by Captain Cook in 1774, then in 1788 by the British who later made it a convict hell hole. Since 1856 it has been the home to the descendants of the Bounty mutineers. The 4 museums located in World Heritage Kingston, help you explore the island's past as well as today's living local culture.

No. 10 Quality Row - A Georgian House built for the Foreman of Works and restored to 1844. Pier Store - Housing the Pitcairn/ Norfolk stories, including artefacts from the Bounty, Pitcairn Island and Norfolk Island since 1856. Sirius Museum- Housing nationally significant artefacts from the Flag Ship of the First Fleet HMS Sirius wrecked at Kingston in 1790. Commissariat Store - Archaeological remains that have been collected from around the Kingston area are on display here. A museum pass is available $35 for adults, school children are free. Explore at your pace, multiple entry or join a guided tag along tour. For Whom the Bell tolls - stories from the Cemetery. Every Tuesday and Friday at 11.30am a guided tour through the convict cemetery.


 

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Personal Tours - With Liz McCoy

Thursday, July 11, 2019


Personal Tours with Liz McCoy provide visitors a unique way to get a closer look at the rich and vibrant history, heritage and culture of Norfolk Island. Liz is a descendant of the Bounty mutineers growing up with strong links to her heritage and traditions Liz is fluent in the Norfolk Island language. She has been touring Norfolk Island and researching not only Norfolk Island’s history but the stories behind those that have–at some time–called Norfolk Island home for over 20 years. Let her show you the passion she has for Norfolk Island’s unique history heritage and culture with - Liz offers a selection of guided personal tours as well as help with historical and genealogical research pertaining to Norfolk Island.


 

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Dinner Night with the Mutineers Tour

Thursday, July 04, 2019


Laugh, cheer and sing along with the talented descendants of the famous Mutiny on the Bounty.


As the crew regales you with a night of fun you'll never forget. Savour the culture, music and laughs while you enjoy a delicious two course feast fit for a Mutineer. This new and spectacular tour on Norfolk Island is located in an Island Home where you will be entertained by descendants of the Bounty Mutineers. You will be served a Complimentary drink on arrival and a cash bar is on the property where you can purchase drinks.


 

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Margaret Christian Bird Finders Tour

Thursday, June 27, 2019


Departs Monday, Wednesday and Friday. (other days by arrangement only) excluding some Norfolk Island public holiday.

Margaret is Norfolks' leading bird expert and she knows exactly where to find Norfolk's unique Native and Endemic bird species.

Join her for a personalised 1/2 day tour Through the rain forest looking for shy and sometimes reclusive fauna and breath taking clifftops to see our migratory sea birds and their rookeries (in season). 

Margaret will pick you up at the Visitors' Information Centre, or your accommodation if centrally located.

Your half day tour starts early to catch the birds, includes a delicious morning tea and visits reserves, the National Park, and private property where the birds hide away.

 

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