8 Days 8 August, 2020 $3400
In Conjunction with ‘The Travel Centre, Norfolk Island’
Please join us on beautiful Norfolk Island to participate in the ‘75th Anniversary week of Pacific Peace 2020’. A very special commemoration of Norfolk Islands contribution to World War II and the end of the War in the Pacific. As of July 2016 Australian Citizens no longer require a passport to enter Norfolk Island. Please note: Photo ID is still required.
Day 1 Sat 8th August 2020 L,D
Early home pick ups as arranged, before making our way to Brisbane International Airport for our flight to Norfolk Island. On arrival we are taken to our home for the next seven nights including a light Lunch. Tonight we have a ‘Pacific Peace Welcome Dinner’ with time to meet fellow travelers including light entertainment.
Accommodation at South Pacific Resort.
Day 2 Sun 9th August 2020 B,D
This morning after breakfast we have a Commemorative Church Service at the All Saints Church at Kingston. Lunch will be own expense today before our General Island Tour. This is a must for all visitors as we visit the World Heritage Listed Kingston and the Convict Compound. We see the famous Convict Buildings, beautiful Emily Bay, the heritage listed Golf Course and the Melanesian Chapel and much more. Tonight we have time to relive the camaraderie of war time over a three course Wartime Dinner including stories and a short show.
Day 3 Mon 10th August 2020 B,L,D
After breakfast we are picked up and taken to Kingston once again for an RSL Rededication of the Pines at Kingston. After the dedication we will enjoy socializing with friends over morning tea. We make our way back to our Resort then a short stroll to the Norfolk RSL for Lunch, during which Author, Ron Nobbs will give an informative talk on Norfolk’s roll in the War in the Pacific. Copies of Ron’s book will be available for signing and sale. This afternoon there will be RSL memorabilia on display before an early Dinner at our Motel. Tonight for those interested we make our way to the islands Ferny Lane Theatre for a War Movie night.
Day 4 Tues 11th August 2020 B
After another lovely breakfast we are taken on a Bus Tour of Historic World War II locations. Norfolk was a strategic location for Allies during the War, consequently there are many lookouts and gunner positions dotted around the Island. We get to explore some of these sights and hear the stories of the era. On our return lunch will be own expense and we will enjoy some free time this afternoon. Tonight we are picked up and taken to a ’Celebrate Peace’ night at the compound at Kingston. We get to meet and mingle with the locals and the visitors alike. Entry and entertainment is included but Dinner and Drinks can be purchased at your own expense at the many food stalls set up with traditional and local cuisine options in the Marquee, remember to bring warm clothes tonight.
Day 5 Wed 12th August 2020 B,D
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast today and a later start as we get to visit, the magnificent Fletcher’s Mutiny, Cyclorama. Walk inside this continuous 360 degree panoramic painting and feel like you are part of the scene. This spectacular 3D effect is achieved in detailed art work by 2 brilliant local artists. Storyboards explain the history of Captain Bligh and the Mutineers and their descendance arrival on Norfolk Island in 1856. Lunch will be own expense today. Free time
this afternoon before we enjoy Norfolk Islands famous Fish Fry. This will be at the compound in Kingston and includes traditional island dishes, salads and island desserts. Drinks can be purchased. The night concludes with fireworks.
Day 6 Thu 13th August 2020 B,D
After a sleep in and breakfast we have a free day. Lunch will be own expense today. This afternoon there will be a ’Pacific Peace Street Parade’, with vintage vehicles, a variety of floats and the Islands Military band, and just a short stroll from our Resort. Dinner tonight is at our Resort Restaurant with time to enjoy a little happy hour and reflect on our wonderful week with friends.
Day 7 Fri 14th August 2020 B,D
After breakfast, we are picked up and transferred to the Consecration of the RSL Monument. This will include morning tea. We then have a free afternoon, maybe time for some shopping or check out some of the optional tours that Norfolk Island has to offer! Our final event of the week, tonight as we enjoy a 3 course Dinner at the Top Gun Aviator Party, with entertainment and Jive ‘n’ Swing music to dance the night away.Day 8 Sat 15th August 2020 B,L
After Breakfast this morning is our last chance to grab that special something before an early light Lunch prior to our transfer to meet our afternoon flight back to the mainland. On arrival at Brisbane Airport, we will be transferred home after a great Norfolk Island holiday experience with Lynne.
Home Pick ups and Drop offs, Return Flights,
Accommodation, All Full Cooked Breakfasts,
3 Lunches, Dinners (except Day 4) All Attractions listed.
Some venues are still to be finalized.
There will be Optional Tours available for our free times. A list of these will be organized closer to the tour.
Cost Per Person Twin Share $3400.00
Single Supplement (Add on) $550.00
A deposit of $200.00 per person required within 7 days of booking Final payment is required by the 1/05/2020 with a cancellation fee of 100% if cancelled after this date.
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