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7 Family Holiday Activities To Enjoy On Norfolk Island

Unread postby Max ADU » Tue Jan 07, 2014 10:18 pm

7 Family Holiday Activities To Enjoy On Norfolk Island
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Norfolk Island is a beautiful
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island with picture-postcard scenery, less than three hours by air from the east coast of Australia.

It’s a thriving family tourist destination with plenty of activities that both adults and children can enjoy.

For affordable family-friendly check out your local tourist agent.

Seven reasons why Norfolk Island offers the perfect family holiday.
1. Get into Nature
About a third of Norfolk Island is dedicated National Park.

You can feel like you’re in the middle of nowhere, when you’re actually not far from a terrific restaurant.

Pack a picnic and
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find a secluded spot for breakfast or lunch, then take a bush trail for an adventure the kids will remember forever.

Norfolk Island’s all-year-round temperate climate means these activities can be enjoyed during any season.

The vantage spots at some places have breathtaking views over the island and the ocean. For a different experience, you can hire mountain bikes to get around the National Park.


2. Life’s A Beach
Beautiful, pristine, white sandy beaches make Norfolk Island a great destination for safe, relaxed swimming in the sea.

What’s more, as one
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of the world’s best-kept secret holiday island destinations, you can sprawl out over a big space all of your own, without a crowd in sight.

The crystal clear water is ideal for snorkelling. Surfing and fishing are also popular in some areas.


3. Take History Lessons
Norfolk Island’s place
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inAustralia’s convict history is well preserved and documented.

You can explore the original buildings, take a guided tour, walk through the convict cemetery and visit the museums.

There’s also lots of enjoyable entertainment that tells the story of Norfolk Island’s settlement and explains the influence of the Polynesian explorers and whalers who added to the island’s colourful history.

4. Stay Active
If you’re a family that likes to keep active, you won’t be disappointed here.

Horse-riding, tennis, bowling, golf and mini-golf are all available when you’ve finished bushwalking and mountain biking, fishing and surfing.

5. Enjoy Some Animal Love
Livestock regularly
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roam the streets of Norfolk Island and here they have the right of way.

If your children want to get up close to animals, this is the place to visit for that unique experience.

The island is also home to unique flora and fauna and bird-watching is a popular past time.

6. Be A-mazed
Few places offer families
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the old-fashioned fun of a real-life hedge-maze.

This ancient past-time is a physical and mental challenge that has entertained generations of children.

It will keep your kids amused too as they wander the leafy corridors playing hide-and-seek, while finding the way out.

7. Fabulous Food
Much of the food on Norfolk
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Island is grown locally, so it’s fresh, healthy and delicious.

The wide variety of restaurants and cafes mean you’ll easily find a meal that suits everyone from the gourmet, to the fussiest eaters among your party.

Most restaurants cater
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for children, offering affordable prices on kids’ menus. In some cases, you’ll find ‘kids-eat-free’ deals.

There are also local markets]where you can buy your own food and snacks.

The friendly Norfolk Island locals – and there are only about 2,000 of them – enjoy meeting tourists and are welcoming and helpful.

In fact, Norfolk Island has a full calendar of entertainment, festivals, sport and celebrations to enjoy, year-round. To make your family holiday even more special, check what’s on when planning your visit.

Aside from the family
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activities there are many ways to enjoy a resort-style while visiting Norfolk Island, including pampering massages, beauty therapy, yoga classes and local shopping.

Some hotels even offer Kids’ Clubs and babysitting services.

Get away from it all! The whole family will enjoy a relaxing time together ime together creating memories to last a lifetime.

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