Norfolk Island offers all the delights associated with the South Pacific, and more. The island is full of surprises around every corner. Have you considered a Norfolk Island Family Holiday? There are some of the best beaches in the Pacific here. The waters are impossibly clear, the coral reefs are alive with marine life, and the sands are golden. On Norfolk Island, there are also dramatic headlands with infinite views, and moody cliffs with waterfalls tumbling into the sea. On this island, people rarely lock their doors and their hearts are always open. There’s no need to hurry here. Wandering...
The Norfolk Experience Part 2: History & Culture
In part two of this segment where we focus on the Norfolk Island Experience, we take a look at what you can expect from a historical and cultural point of view. It won’t take you long to discover Norfolk Island’s fascinating past, and how our history and culture are intricately entwined. Traditions and everyday lives are influenced greatly by our heritage, from our foods to our music and folklore. Festivals and events are held each year to honour these cultural practices. Our history is unique in many ways. Discover our first Polynesian settlers through our museums and the Kingston...
Norfolk Island: Things To Do When Staying With Us
Norfolk Island was considered by many travellers to be an afterthought – something to be visited later in life after having toured the world (and most of Australia). Now, that’s all changing. There is an abundance of exciting activities and it is increasingly common for younger, more adventurous travellers to visit Norfolk Island. In addition, the younger generation of locals is starting innovative businesses and contributing to the evolution of the area. There is so much to see and do, no matter your stage in life! Everything is complemented by the stunning environment, which offers opportunities for swimming, hiking, fishing,...
The Benefits of a Holiday with Friends
Jetting away on a travel adventure with your nearest and dearest can be so much fun. Norfolk Island is a fantastic place for groups of friends travelling together. At Poinciana Cottages we welcome small groups of travellers all year round. They chose a Norfolk Island holiday experience because it is unique and interesting, it is only a short trip away (2.5hrs from Sydney or Brisbane), it’s cost-effective, and it’s easy to relax, unwind and enjoy good company.
What to pack on your Norfolk Island holiday
Knowing what to pack for your visit to a sub-tropical paradise can be difficult. Air New Zealand enforces a generous 23kg baggage limit when you have booked a bag inclusive seat for your flight to Norfolk Island, but you’ll want to limit your baggage on the flight over, and leave plenty of room for duty-free shopping for the flight back.
5 Things within 5 minutes walk
Being centrally located sure has its perks. Poinciana Cottages might be hidden away down a peaceful lane, but it is in close proximity to all the action with Burnt Pine (the main town) just around the corner. Here are 5 things to do within 5 minutes walk of our Norfolk Island Accommodation property.