Lord Howe Island is an Australian island holiday destination of tranquility and majestic beauty. It is eleven kilometres long and two kilometres wide. It features one of the world's most magnificent tropical lagoons and many superb beaches, together with crystal clear waters and has luxurious forests covering two thirds of its surface. It is a place where traffic noise is confined to the whir of bicycle pedals casually proceeding down lanes shaded by the native Kentia palms. You can wander through fields, in forests, to the top of a mountain or stroll along pristine beaches. You can surf the Pacific rollers at Blinky Beach and a few minutes later plunge into the crystal clear waters of the most beautiful lagoon you can imagine.
Lord Howe Island is a world heritage listed sub tropical paradise. It is renowned for its untouched beauty. Lord Howe is australian island resort that offers a range of activities to help you capture the authentic island experience. There is a rare collection of plants animals and birds that reside on the island. View the abundant marine life while snorkelling or diving in the magnificent lagoon. Hand feed the fish at Neds Beach or take a day and experience the fantastic fishing either from a charter boat or from the shore.
There are a number of bushwalks available. The most energetic of which will tale you to the summit of Mt Gower from which the most stunning panorama of views of the island and its surroundings will unfold. Lord Howe Island Golf Club invites visitors to join in. Each year in November, the Lord Howe Island golf week is held with approximately $4000 in prizes. Sunday is an 18 hole Ambrose event. Entry fee includes lunch, green fees and the presentation dinner. Entrants must have an AGU or LGU handicap. Enjoy a wonderful week of golf and hospitality on your Lord Howe Island holiday.
There are around 350 permanent residents on the island. The island can be accessed from Australia by air from either Sydney or Brisbane. September to May is usually fine and mild with daytime temperatures rising to around 27°C and winter months are cooler and sometimes windy with maximums around 16°C. There are a number of accommodation options ranging from 4 to 85 beds. Visitor numbers are limited to 393 at any one time. Banking facilities are available through The Commonwealth, Colonial State and Westpac through agencies on the Island.
In this website you will find information on Lord Howe Island accommodation, holiday specials and packages. Should you require more information or wish to speak to one of our helpful consultants please call us on our Australian freecall number 1800 815 378.
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