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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great location to view the northern end of the island. Lovely boardwalk down to the lookout point, but nothing prepares you for the gale that is blowing. There is a beautiful new picnic shelter and toilets, so a great place for a picnic.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Lulu S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Cook's Monument and Lookout is located in the Norfolk Island National Park. There is an information board describing Cook's Landing and showing on its location on a photograph. He certainly picked a difficult place to make his first landing. He then circumnavigated the island,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 993anitat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A little off the beaten track but well worth the drive from Burnt Pine. National Parks have done a wonderful job in building this coastal boardwalk and upkeeping this lovely reserve. As has been said, the views from the boardwalk are breathtaking. A great place...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Fernsie
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

Theres competition but as a nature lover i could sit here all day and watch the soaring birds. Toilets, picnic ground, no cafe, but try Hilli Goat Farm cafe nearby

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank markD6441XC
Reviewed March 5, 2019

Although not far, nothing is on Norfolk, the road does a meander to the point. It becomes part of the excursion. The short walk from the parking lot to the monument and then the lookout is interesting. Then the view will take your breath away....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 4AA4
Reviewed March 3, 2019

Well worth the short drive from town on winding roads. Excellent scenic spot for some wonderful photos. A beautiful clean & tidy picnic area. A must do when visiting Norfolk Island

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Woo1949
Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

We of course had to stop here, to see part of the islands history. Great picnic spot with tables and chairs. There is also a walk you can do.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank boxerdogqld
Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

Good views. easy accessible Bird life visible. Picnic areas. Good views of coastline. Interesting information.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MavisRudd
Reviewed February 18, 2019

A ten minute drive from the township of Burnt Pine through winding roads and past national parkland and gumtree forest plantation, a coffee plantation and some roadside honesty boxes, will see you arrive at the Captain Cook Monument. A boarded walking track around the coastline...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Yuksmum
Reviewed February 18, 2019

It is a must GO site. Standing on the platform, overlook the breathtaking view, only one word comes to mind: "WOW!"

Date of experience: February 2019
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