Norfolk Island Convict Ancestry Tour: March 2025

From AUD $2,345.00
  • Duration: 8 Days (approx.)
  • Location: Kingston
  • Product code: NIConvict

Holiday Package includes …

Return ‘Seat & Luggage Bag’ airfare to Norfolk Island (ex Sydney) and Norfolk island airport transfers       

Seven nights self-contained accommodation:
Hire car to explore Norfolk Island (one car per room) 
Discovery Norfolk Island tour 
Story of the shipwreck HMS Sirius March 1790
Step back in Time - Tour of old Sydney Town of the first settlement
Norfolk Island anniversary Foundation Day 6 March 1788 re-enactment - lunch and entertainment with heritage speakers (all dietary needs are catered for).
First Fleet - Norfolk Island 1st Settlement - 2nd Settlement Research zone 
Discover your ancestors land from the 1st Settlement Norfolk Island 
Waking guides to the world heritage convict settlement of Kingston Town and explore the convict ruins of world heritage KAVHA
Shadows of the Past - Historic cemetery visit showcasing the 1st Settlement headstones and visit to Turtle bay burial ground.
Historian Cathy Dunn will provides insight into the archives and records available for both the Colonial (1788 - 1814) and Penal (1825 - 1855) periods, which will be an valuable resource for family historians and their research. 
7 days pass to Norfolk Island Bounty Museum covering all layers of Norfolk island History - Heritage and convict past. 
Tour of the Commissariat Store Museum with First and Second Settlement relics.

FLIGHT SCHEDULE: A valid driving license - photo identification or passport is required for travel

EX Sydney: Sunday 2 March 2025 -  Sunday 9 March 2025 

History Lovers Accommodation: Accommodation:
Daydreamers (Twin/Double Share – Single in a one bedroom apartment and Triple - Quad in a two bedroom apartment)

Self-contained apartments, open plan kitchen, dining and living rooms, set in a protected landscaped garden area just a few minutes’ walk to the centre of town. Some views across the valley. Local bananas are hung for guests to eat when available and there is a common well-equipped barbeque area. Includes wifi, local mobile phone and guest laundry

A $400 per deposit is required with final payment by 5 Jan 2025