This July will be Norfolk Island’s eleventh Open Field Archery championships. Run over four days 1-4 July this event attracts families by catering for all ages including “cub” divisions and adult compound, recurve and long bow, and let’s not forget the island’s special chook chaser division.
Non participants, partners, family and friends are encouraged to come along. The local club say hospitality is their middle name. They plan many social gatherings through the week and there are lots of activities and tours available for partners to enjoy this sub-tropical island holiday getaway.
In fact the program is structured around visiting Australian and New Zealanders with the competition held in the mornings so participants have the afternoons and evenings free to enjoy everything the island has to offer.
Proud sponsor the Norfolk Island Travel Centre has special packages for travel from $849 per person ex Brisbane and $899 per person ex Sydney for a seven night twin share stay. The prices include return economy class airfare (seat + bag) to Norfolk Island, airline taxes, meet & greet at the airport, self-contained accommodation, car hire (car hire surcharge of $20 per day plus petrol is extra), discount shopping card, complimentary miniature golf and complimentary ‘A Walk in the Wild’. Prices are subject to availability.
For those participating in the competition Archery registration fee is additional to the above packages.
Norfolk Island Travel Centre
Norfolk Island Travel Centre, located on Norfolk Island, is an award winning travel agency that specialises in quality, personalised travel. Norfolk has a unique beauty of its own, with its renowned tall majestic pines, sheer cliff faces, coral reefs and beautiful beaches. Almost one third of the island is devoted to National Parks and Reserves. But Norfolk Island is far more than a picturesque island in the South Pacific, it is paradise with a past. What was once a convicts’ nightmare is now the tranquil home of the descendants from the Mutiny on the Bounty, who have their own unique culture and their own language. There is much to see and do on Norfolk Island: fascinating historic tours, see Kingston which is a World Heritage Listed area,outdoor re-enactments of the Bounty Mutiny (with parts played by actual descendants of Fletcher Christian), ‘Light and Sound’ shows, eco-tours, glass bottom boat coral reef trips, swimming, snorkeling, fishing, dining out in the numerous fine restaurants, bush walking, scenic horse riding, golf on what has been called the world’s most beautiful golf course, bowls, tennis, and squash. Take advantage of Norfolk's tax-free shopping or perhaps simply take some time out to relax and enjoy Norfolk's peaceful existence.
P: AU 1800 1400 66 or NZ 0800 0088 10