Monthly Archives: April 2014

April 2014

Gardening is the way to live on Norfolk Island

By |April 13th, 2014|

Those who live on Norfolk Island love their garden. There is the Valley Nursery on Rocky Point Rd (Norfolk Island), open on Sundays between 8:30am – 12:30pm, to help. There are stacks of herbs, vegie seedlings, flower seedlings, and LOADS of plants for sale. Visit them on facebook.

A short Norfolk Island holiday

By |April 12th, 2014|

The cruise ship The World visited NI today. The World is a private cruise ship with a difference – it is a residential community owned by its residents. The community live on-board as the ship travels the globe. The passengers arrived early today, and were all on-island by 9am. Some went on tours, others hired a car for the day. Here are some photos from this short Norfolk Island holiday.

SOME STATS
Passengers: 1,046
Year Built: 2002
Tonnage:43,524
Decks:12
Crew:340
Registry:Bahamas

Joe and Melissa Grace

By |April 3rd, 2014|

We are a family of three kids, James (6), Amy (11) & Daniel (13).  Our kids have been brought up in remote locations, that includes Kakadu, Arnhem Land, Bickerton Island (slightly bigger than Norfolk), Central Desert and now at the top of Cape York, and all have been schooled in remote schools.

I started life on a farm, drove trucks and other stuff and then became a mechanic, for the last 7 years have been in remote retail.

My wife also is doing retail management, the ‘management’ has been over last 6 years.

So you can see we fully understand isolation, freight […]