Norfolk Island Events - Heritage & Culture

Every month a number of Events occur on Norfolk Island covering sports, history, music, dance, arts, hobbies and special interests. Travel to participate in an Event or time your holiday to add in some extra holiday experiences.

Sun 06 Mar - Thu 10 Mar

First Fleeters Week – Discovering their lives…

Take the time in 2022 to discover more about the lives of the hardy souls of the First Fleet and convict settlements on Norfolk Island.

Wed 08 Jun - Wed 08 Jun

Anniversary (Bounty) Day 2022

Celebrate the arrival of the Pitcairn Islanders, alongside the Norfolk Island community! On June 08 1856, the Morayshire arrived on Norfolk where they were met by the Commissariat Storekeeper and his wife – this day became known as ‘Anniversary Day’ and later ‘Bounty Day’. Visitors are welcome to absorb the local culture, embodied through the local ‘Norf’k’ language (a mix of Tahitian, Creole and old English) as well as traditional food, crafts and customs.

Fri 15 Jul - Sat 23 Jul

Rock’n’Roll on Norfolk Island

Shake your tail feather to the rock’n tunes of Buddy Holly and Chris Isaac – all while enjoying a South Pacific holiday.

Sun 31 Jul - Thu 04 Aug

History in Paradise – 2022 AFFHO Congress (postponed from 2021)

Family history society members and genealogy enthusiasts across Australasia are warmly invited to the Australasian Federation of Family History Organisation’s 2022 Congress, hosted by Norfolk Island Museum. What better location could there be to immerse yourself in family history, genealogy, heraldry and history than on beautiful – and historic – Norfolk Island.

Sun 16 Oct - Fri 21 Oct

Garden Week & The Royal Agriculture and Horticultural Show 2022

Join us this spring on Norfolk Island for a week of fresh seasonal produce with a focus on the gardens and flora of this magical South Pacific Island