Crom’s Lagoon Fishing

Fish the calm waters of Lord Howe’s famous lagoon with Crom’s Lagoon Fishing, the island’s only professional sport fishing guide. “Crom” has over 50 years experience both here and overseas, 25 years of that as a guide. Bait, lures, plastics, or fly, all catered to. The Lagoon is the only truly unique part of Lord [...]

Islander Cruises

Join Islander Cruises on one of their specialised tours to some of Lord Howe Island’s more remote and pristine locations. Bushwalking tours, beach picnics, barbecue tours and Sunset Cruises are available. Also, an incredible snorkelling experience over the wreck in North Bay. From shore to lagoon to offshore sites join their qualified Divemaster, with many [...]

Mary Challis Cottages

Make the most of your holiday on Lord Howe by enjoying the hospitality at Mary Challis Cottages. Ideally located across from Lagoon Beach – perfect for an early morning dip, and secluded in the palm forests, Mary Challis has two, one bedroom self-contained cottages. Mary Challis is a short stroll to the shops, beaches, bowling [...]

Spring Wellness with Charlotte Dodson

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** For the first time in September 2012, Pinetrees will host a Spring Wellness Retreat. During the retreat, a daily program of yoga, Ayurvedic treatments, spa treatments, massage, aerobic fitness, low calorie cooking classes and organic gardening classes will be offered. Combine these activities with three [...]

Pinetrees Jazz

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** The Pinetrees Jazz Program has been running for 20 years, and attracts some of the best bands in Australia. The Jazz Program is unique. During the day, you can discover Lord Howe’s world-class walking, snorkelling, fishing and diving, and have a gourmet barbecue lunch at [...]

Lord Howe Island Hosted Windsurfing Fortnight

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** This will be the sixth year of the Lord Howe Island Winter Windsurfing Trips. As well as great sailing, barbecues at Ned’s Beach, dinner and jazz at Pinetrees Lodge and nights at local restaurants. It is a fantastic experience to spend a couple of weeks [...]

Food and Wine with Peter Kuruvita

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Peter Kuruvita is one of Australia’s best chefs, and from 8-11 July, Peter will teach cooking masterclasses at Pinetrees. The classes will feature recipes from Peter’s recent highly acclaimed SBS television series My Sri Lanka. Peter has worked at the core of fine Australian cuisine [...]

Food and Wine with Paul Brown

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Pinetrees Lodge Executive Chef, Paul Brown, is one of Australia’s best chefs. Many years of cooking at iconic multi-hat Sydney restaurants such as Barrenjoey House, Bilsons and Catalina have prepared Paul well to teach guests about stocks and sauces, marination, subtle use of spice, filleting [...]

Howea Divers

Lord Howe Island is often described as Australia’s most beautiful island, and is regarded as the world’s most southern coral reef. The island’s isolation has allowed it to develop unique and endemic marine life and the waters surrounding Lord Howe Island contain an unusual mix of tropical and temperate marine species – a diver’s paradise! [...]

The Valley of the Shadows

Massive banyan trees and 40 metre high forests of Kentia palms cast brooding shadows in this enclave on the east coast. Situated near Clear Place, the Valley of the Shadows is one of the more unusual bushwalks you will ever do. You will see banyan trees with huge ‘limbs’ that cover almost a hectare (or [...]

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