Regional Tourism Guide for Lord Howe Island
Summer Festival of Lord Howe Island
Date Sun 27th Jan 2019 to Fri 1st Feb 2019
The Summer Festival of Lord Howe Island at Pinetrees is a week of adventure, fun, fitness, food, wine and music, all in perfect Summer weather.

Each morning guests can enjoy an energizing yoga practice by the ocean with celebrity yoga instructor Charlotte Dodson.

Days are filled with a choice of different guided adventure activities (some of which may be at a small additional cost).

In the afternoon guests can enjoy cooking masterclasses by internationally renown chef Tom Kime and indulge in delicious wine tastings.

In the evenings the multiple ARIA award winner Jeff Lang will be entertaining guests with intimate music performances.

If that’s not enough there is even the chance to participate in our annual Five Peaks Adventure Race and or the Pinetrees Pentathlon! Guests can choose to participate in just a few, some or lots of activities to create their ideal perfect week, the ideal way to celebrate Summer on Lord Howe Island.

Please see the Pinetrees website for more details.

Lord Howe Island Discovery Day Celebrations
Date Sun 17th Feb 2019
Join the local community in celebrating the discovery of the Island on 17 February each year. The evening commences with a traditional Island fish fry at the LHI central school followed by track and field events for all ages.

Don't miss the slow bike ride, three legged race and various relay races.
Lord Howe Island Rockfest
Date Sat 16th Mar 2019 to Fri 22nd Mar 2019
    Latest event details are yet to be confirmed ***

    The Lord Howe Island Rockfest is set to bring a buzzing atmosphere to the beautiful island. Locals and visitors alike eagerly anticipate the week long event, as it provides a showcase of free concerts and entertainment, in addition to music tuition for Lord Howe Island school students.

    Rockfest is the brainchild of Big Music CEO David Berkman, whose love of Lord Howe saw him introduce the only thing he identified as missing from the island - music and nightlife.
The Lord Howe Island Community Markets
Date Sun 14th Apr 2019
    Latest event details are yet to be confirmed ***
    The Lord Howe Island Community Markets are held on the last Sunday of every month and not held during the winter months. Markets are held at the Lord Howe Island Public Hall from 10:30 am until 12 noon.

    There is a great variety of fresh local produce, art, handicrafts, and home made cakes on offer. Don't miss your chance to purchase locally made products or have the kids' faces painted.
Idris Murphy Workshop Getaway - Lord Howe Island
Date Wed 24th Jul 2019 to Sun 28th Jul 2019
Join Idris Murphy on Lord Howe Island for six days of painting. Described by locals as the 'Last Paradise', Lord Howe Island provides breathtaking landscape and natural beauty not found anywhere else.

Idris' work is held in the public collections of the Australian National Gallery, the National Library of Australia and the Art Gallery of NSW. He has been listed as a finalist several times in the Sulman and Wynne art prizes and is highly experienced in teaching as a Senior Lecturer at the College of Fine Arts.

A rare opportunity to join a few new friends you haven't met yet, and learn from a master of Australian landscape painting in the 'Last Paradise'.