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Doing for Norfolk Island | Better Houses and Gardens
A long-awaited tourist attraction for Australians... many discover much more than they expected. The island's slogan is: "There is more on Norfolk Island". Of course, booklets emphasize the island's characteristic pine trees, which offer breathtaking views of the coast, but beyond their breathtaking scenery, there are many more faces in this historical, remote area 1600 km north-east of Sydney.
In Norfolk, outdoor and outdoor adventurers, gourmets and those who love the outdoors can explore their own paradise. While Australian trips are regarded as national trips, passes are necessary and all travellers are subject to custom and migration controls. It' a fast and simple procedure and you'll be on your way to an island adventures in no time.
On the 8 km long and 5 km broad island there is of course a lot to discover. There are breathtaking walks around the island, from the breathtaking rocks of Norfolk Island National Park to the secluded bay of Anson Bay. The crystalline water and the soft tide make this place the ideal place for a sunny outing.
There is also lots of fun on the beach and for those who like to fish and kayak, there are a number of top class itineraries. The Kingston area provides a historic view of the island - and there is much to discover - with a wealth of retrospectives that begin around 400 A.D. with the first Polynesians arriving at HMS Supply in 1788 with the initial English colonists and eventually landing the whole of Pitcairn in 1865.
The club house on Norfolk Island's magnificent course offers a spectacular panoramic and historic monument. One of Norfolk's greatest virtues is cuisine. You will find many high class restaurant/cafe's and restaurant's all over the island. There are also island excursions with a guide. Norfolk Island is one hours before Australia's standard Eastern time.