Take time to explore and enjoy some of the best things to do on Norfolk Island.
Advance Fishing Norfolk
A fishing charter is certainly a treat for any visitor to Norfolk Island. Advance Fishing Charters is locally owned and operated by a 7th generation descendant! Offering Half Day fishing trips and private charters, the proud owners of this business make the following promise “We never come home without fish!” Surely this kind of guarantee is too tempting to refuse for any fishing enthusiast. Advance Fishing treat the marine ecosystem with the utmost respect, only taking from the ocean what is necessary. All age groups and experience levels are catered for. Advance Fishing charters also offer a Round Island Cruise and a Soft Adventure Kayaking Tour including snorkelling.
For more information: http://advancefishingnorfolk.com/
Norfolk Island National Park and Botanic Gardens
A visit to Norfolk Island National Park and Botanic Gardens should not be missed. Offering a spectacular complete view of the island there are many great walks available for people of all ages and ability from a 600 metre or 1km round trip through the Botanic Gardens to more longer and challenging walks. There really is something suitable for everyone. Marvel at the sub-tropical fauna and flora with many of plants native to the island. A short drive to the Captain Cook Monument offers more walks as well as picnic tables, barbecue sites and toilet facilities. The view here is truly spectacular.
The Teapot Gardens
Treat yourself to Devonshire Tea at the Teapot Gardens. Their home made scones and shortbread are to die for! Wander through the lovely gardens while your Devonshire Tea is prepared for you. At only $10 per person, it offers great value. Gluten free options are also available.
Tea Pot Gardens are located at 63 Mission Road, Norfolk Island
A leisurely lunch at Bedrock is a definite highlight for any visitor to the island. A lovely home and gardens set upon a cliff top, it offers amazing views and fabulous fresh food. Eat on the veranda’s surrounding the house or outside in the gardens – the perfect place to stop off for lunch after an active morning of exploring in the National Park. Kick back with a refreshing beer or wine and admire that spectacular view – you deserve it!
If there were one thing that Norfolk Island is not short of, it would have to be stunning views. Puppy’s point is just another example of this. Best known as a spectacular sunset vantage point, it does not disappoint and is a perfect place to enjoy a picnic that can be arranged by your lovely hosts at Shearwater Villas.
Another hidden gem on Norfolk Island is the Crystal Pool, a natural rock pool accessed down a steep embankment with a rope trail. Whilst an adventure, it is not for the faint hearted or unfit! The pool on a calm day is just magical with beautiful coral and sea life on view.