Bounty Day

June

Norfolk Island celebrates its anniversary in June on a day otherwise known as Bounty Day. While the holiday itself may have changed through the years, the clothes, food and friendship that are a part of it all still portray the same traditions of old. Bounty Day dates all the way back to when Fletcher Christian […]

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Bounty Bowls

May

The Bounty Bowls in Norfolk Island started when the determined Bowling Club of the island decided they wanted to start an annual competition at a Commonwealth and International level in order to attract bowling teams from all over the world. Danny Lusk organized the first Bounty Bowls tournament in 1962 along with his committee, where […]

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Norfolk Island’s Country Music Festival

May

Norfolk Island’s Country Music Festival happens every May and showcases some great talent from both New Zealand and Australia, but with a special Pacific Twist. The Country Music Association of Norfolk Island started it with volunteers who wanted to make country music a big thing on the island forming this association back in 1994. Led […]

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Veterans Tennis Tournament

April

Veterans Tennis tournament at Norfolk Island lasts for four days on a synthetic grass court and is open to all players in their 40s and above. Every year, Norfolk Island’s Veterans Tennis tournament attracts a lot of loyal and repeat visitors who come back to defend either their own title or that of their country. […]

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Norfolk Island Triathlon

April

The triathlon at Norfolk Island is an annual event that just keeps getting bigger and better by the year. In this triathlon, either individuals or teams can compete in the swim, bike and run event. The event happens every April. Generally speaking, Norfolk Island is a great place to be. Some of the best training […]

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Foundation Day

March

Generally speaking, Foundation Day refers to a date that a state or nation celebrates to mark its founding. Most of the time, countries that came about without a real need to gain independence to begin with celebrate this day. However, older countries may also use this day to celebrate their national day or another event […]

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Line Dancing Festival

March

Festivals in Norfolk Island abound and one of the most fun is the Line Dancing Festival, which professional Line Dancing instructors lead on an annual basis every March.  The Line Dancing Festival in Norfolk Island is probably one of the best line dancing festivals out there to date and a lot of people talk about […]

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Clay Target Champs

February

Clay target shooters from various countries have long been attracted to Norfolk Island, particularly because of the Clay Target Champs, which is celebrated there every year in February. Because of this, organizers of the event recommend those interested in attending the said championships to book their travels as early as possible in order to ensure […]

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February

 

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Veterans Golf

February

If you love the island life, then Norfolk Island is definitely one of the places that you should look into visiting in the Southeast, if even just to take a breather from your current busy lifestyle. After all, Norfolk Island provides peace and quiet with a subtropical air and a private ambience just by the […]

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