Views with a room: Norfolk Island Accommodation Review


On my recent visit to Norfolk,  I was lucky enough to get a behind-the-scenes peek at the accommodation options. The major highlight of nearly every place was the view from the rooms; verdant hills, pines and glistening blue water. The main trend on the island is toward self-catering options so the rooms come complete with […]

Top five things to do on Norfolk Island


For a place that is only 8kms x 5kms wide, there’s a surprising amount to do and see. Here are the unmissable five: 1. Swim at Emily Bay A local named Wayne told me he decided to move to Norfolk Island after his first swim in Emily Bay. Golden sand, clear, calm water in a […]

Norfolk Island blues

Norfolk Island is the little known tax-haven where I spent the weekend with a bunch of travel agents. I expected it to be pretty. What I didn’t expect was that it would be fascinating. There is so much to know about this 8km x 5km island due east of Ballina on the NSW North Coast. […]