Lord Howe Island activities

  1. Eastern Tour Services

    Eastern Tour Services is a local tour company based in Port Macquarie offering exclusive short break three, four and seven night accommodation/flight packages from Port Macquarie to Lord Howe Island and return. Package prices are based o…

  2. Transit Hill

    There are two pathways leading to Transit Hill, which is roughly centred on the island, and you might spot an emerald ground-dove or a golden whistler along the way. Start your stroll near the island's Administration Centre, or walk acro…

  3. Ned's Beach

    Ned's Beach Sanctuary Zone offers a unique opportunity to view an amazing diversity of coral, fish and marine life close to shore. This special purpose zone allows visitors to view and experience hand feeding fish. Be part of a favourite …

  4. Malabar Hill

    Red-tailed tropic birds, gracefully performing their airborne courting rituals are common sightings from Malabar between September and May. Malabar's cliffs, which plunge dramatically into the ocean, play host the world's largest nesting g…

  5. Admiralty Islands

    Just 15 minutes by boat from Lord Howe rests an intriguing group of volcanic formations, dubbed the Admiralty Islands. Large pinnacles, coral reefs, larger schools of fish and diving depths of 15-40 metres characterise the islands. Eager…

  6. Marine Adventures

    Less than a two hour flight from Sydney or Brisbane is the World Heritage listed Lord Howe Island. Offering marine activities within its pristine waters and stunning surroundings, Marine Adventures can cater for all your holiday needs. …

  7. Erscott's Hole

    Home to 500 fish species and 90 species of coral, Lord Howe's snorkelling is second to none. A luxuriant garden of staghorn coral dominates the iconic snorkelling destination that is Erscott's Hole, a natural wonder within a protected inte…

  8. The Valley of the Shadows

    Massive banyan trees and 20 metre high forests of Kentia palms cast brooding shadows in this enclave on the east coast. Situated near Clear Place, the Valley of the Shadows is one of the more unusual bushwalks you will ever do. You will see…

  9. Mount Gower

    Standing tall at 875 metres, Mount Gower is Lord Howe's highest mountain. Rated as one of Australia's best day walks, the Mount Gower hike is a challenging eight hour return trek, complete with rope-assisted climbs and dizzying drops. Wa…

  10. Sea to Summit Expeditions

    You are invited to climb iconic Mount Gower with fifth generation Islander, Jack Shick. Jack, a veteran guide of over 1000 walks, follows in the footsteps of his grandfather and father, both mountain guides before him. Jack will demonstr…

  11. Lord Howe Island Golf

    Lord Howe is home to one of the most picturesque golf courses in Australia, which overlooks the towering Mt. Lidgbird and Mt. Gower. The nine-hole course meanders through the lushly vegetated Kentia Palm forest and out into the gently undul…

  12. Chase N Thyme Bus Tours

    More than a tour, Chase 'n' Thyme is a journey through Lord Howe Island, from early settlement to the present day and all the wonderful things in between. Come with your hosts Janine and Peter on an entertaining and informal tour of the isl…

  13. MV Carina / MV Chamaeleon

    M.V Carina and M.V Chameeleon are specially built to cater for fishing trips and scenic tours. M.V Carina is an 11.5 metre Stebercraft twin engine 300 horse-power Yanmar. M.V Chamaeleon is a 7.3 metre Seatamer with two Suzuki 140 horse-p…

  14. North Bay

    At the North of Lord Howe lies North Bay, a secluded beach accessible only by foot or water. Travellers admire migratory sea birds and take short walks to Mount Eliza, Old Gulch and Herring Pools from the bay, or laze the day away on the…

  15. Old Settlement Beach

    Weather-sculpted sandstone rocks can be found to the left of the beach and stretches across Old Settlement Beach. Situated to the island's north, the beach is a great place to surrender to relaxation as you enjoy the sun's warm rays and ad…

  16. Greenback's Eatery

    Greenback's are one of Lord Howe’s premium fish and seafood restaurants. They offer guests the unique opportunity to dine on fish caught on their own vessel 'Greenback'. The hook to cook dining experience ensures all fish prepared are treat…

  17. MV Lulawai

    Join the crew of the 'MV Lulawai', purpose built on the island for the late Roy Wilson in 1969. This beautiful, traditional vessel was purposely designed and built for the island's waters and to provide a service for Around Island Cruises. …

  18. Lord Howe Island Marine Park

    Lord Howe Island Marine Park is internationally significant, with the world's southernmost coral reef and the only fringing coral reef lagoon in NSW. The convergence of warm and cool waters results in a unique mix of temperate and tropical …

  19. Crom's Lagoon Fishing

    Fish the calm waters of Lord Howe's famous lagoon with Crom's Lagoon Fishing, the island's only professional sport fishing guide. "Crom" has over 50 years experience both here and overseas, 25 years of that as a guide. Bait, lures, plastics…