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Kingston Pier

Kingston, Norfolk Island, Australia
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delightful views and clever work.

Wonderful to see how the local inhabitants bring the cargo to dry land. We watched how two tenders... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
penny2924
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Melbourne, Australia
always different

depending on the weather and the prevailing tide the veiw and the sea'a are always different... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
835cdj
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Brisbane Region, Australia
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Kingston, Norfolk Island, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful to see how the local inhabitants bring the cargo to dry land. We watched how two tenders were strapped together and then a platform was put into placed on top . The tenders were then towed out to the cargo ship by another small...More

Thank penny2924
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

depending on the weather and the prevailing tide the veiw and the sea'a are always different, always incredible regardless of the history

Thank 835cdj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pier at Kingston plus the Casade pier is where the towns supplies are brought in by ship once a month from New Zealand, because of the reef the ship is moored out and supplies unloaded onto lighters. we were lucky enough to be there...More

Thank takmzg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Pier and surrounds are a great place to visit, we were lucky enough to be there when a ship had anchored off shore and was unloading its cargo. Amazing to watch the locals go about their work.

Thank jeff502016
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We visited the pier everyday, and everyday it was a different outlook. We bought fresh fish, watched people lift their boats out of the water, even tried to see the sharks come in for a feed, but missed them.

Thank Toni G
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Kingston Pier is a must visit if you're on Norfolk for Baunti Day or when a supply ship is 'in'. Amazing to watch a ship unloaded via the use of the 'lighters' and fabulous to see the pre-parade re-enactment on Norfolk's special day. At other...More

Thank Susicam
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This is a must when the supply ship comes to Norfolk just to watch how the supplies are brought in on small boats threw what I consider a rip its a very time consuming exercise and well worth a watch.

Thank roddy1_11
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Prior to boarding a fishing charter trip I was delighted to view this beautiful rainbow. The Kingston Pier is a nice spot for a walk or a spot of fishing. The water is crystal clear and on the left side you can see the amazing...More

Thank Anneliesewh
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Was there for Bounty Day and saw all the residents in their bounty outfits children running around and having fun and also watched the goods come in from the boat as well as cars which was amazing to see.

Thank Juliane M
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Great if you can time your visit to coincide with the unloading of the ships. Its the only way goods come onto the island - cars, buses and ALL goods. Great to watch the 'lighters' being pulled out to the ships by the motorised boats...More

Thank RedDragon1954
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