Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island

Posted 2014-09-28 by Michael Sfollow
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With Spring upon us, now's the ideal time to visit a slice of a paradise. Home to only 400 people at any given time, remains one of Australia’s best kept secrets. Few holiday destinations on the Southern Hemisphere can rival the natural beauty that brings to the table.

There's a myth that is hard to get to. lies approximately 600km northeast of Sydney. Qantas offers flights to Lord Howe year-round. Air's probably the best way to get there outside of sailing there on your own yacht.

Once there, you'll be spoilt for choice in terms of things to do. Witness the beautiful red tailed tropic birds perfrom their courting rituals from Malabar Hill, enjoy a bushwalk through the Valley of Shadows or feed fish straight from your hands on Ned's Beach. Fish at any one of Lord Howe's untouched fishing spots.

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Adventures await in the water of . Head on over to Blinky Beach or as the locals have dubbed it ‘Champagne Surf’ and enjoy the waves. Diving at is an experience that can't be replicated anywhere else. The island is located at the crossroads of five major ocean currents.This unique location is a sanctuary of rare marine life like the beautiful Ballina Angel fish. There are over 60 world class dive sites on the island alone.

What are you waiting for? All you have to do is book your flight (or purchase a yacht), arrange accommodation and you'll be ready for your slice of paradise.


Where: Paradise
When: Any time of the year
Web: http://www.lordhoweisland.info/

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