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If you are looking for a holiday destination which boasts a pollution free, stress free, friendly & inviting atmosphere, set in a sub-tropical climate, then Norfolk Island is it. The outside world will seem miles away when you touch down in this charming island paradise with it's dramatic scenery, fascinating history and a unique culture.

Handy Hints:

Australian citizens must hold an Australian Passport or a valid Document of Identity. Non-Australian citizens must hold valid re-entry visas into Australia.

Norfolk Quarantine Regulations prohibit the importation of fresh fruit and vegetables (except potatoes and onions), flowers, plants and seeds.

Currency is the Australian Dollar. Most credit cards are widely accepted. Commonweath Bank has an ATM facility

Climate is Subtropical. Temperatures range from 12-18°C in winter and 19-28°C in summer. Rainfall is spread fairly evenly throughout the year.

Dress is casual, lightweight clothes can be worn for most of the year but Year round it is wise to take a windcheater jacket.

English is widely spoken language along with Pitcairn, the native Norfolk language which is a mixture of Tahitian and West County English.

Sports: The range of sports is extensive and includes golf, lawn bowls, tennis, athletics, gymnastics, snorkelling, excellent scuba diving, mountain biking, archery, karate, touch football, pistol shooting, deep sea fishing (subject to weather). Hire equipment is available and fishing operators provide lines.

Telephones: ISD code for dialing Norfolk Island is 0011- 6723. Some International mobile networks operate.

There is no public transport and taxis are few. Car hire is highly recommended. Your current Driver's Licence is accepted.

Travel Insurance: Travel Insurance should be considered essential, particularly as Australian Medicare does not extend to Norfolk Island. Travel Insurance also covers forced cancellations and weather delays, to which island destinations can be susceptible .