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Captain Cook's Monument

Norfolk Island, Australia
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A good lookout

Walked through the National Park to get there. found it very pleasant it was a sunny day good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Azee S
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Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
One of the Must See Attractions

Although it was a really windy day when we went it didn't distract much from the attraction... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
EssenJohn
,
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked through the National Park to get there. found it very pleasant it was a sunny day good pictures to be taken good walking paths lots of different things to look at good for a picnic. Definitely recommending going there.

Thank Azee S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although it was a really windy day when we went it didn't distract much from the attraction. Terrific views with some good information signage as well as guidance for some walking tracks. Take time to sit on the bench seat at the point and enjoy....More

Thank EssenJohn
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Only a short drive from town as is everything the views are spectacular the walking is easy and even a toilet block is included and lots of parking and a chance to meet other travelers.

Thank roddy1_11
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The Captain Cook Monument marks the landing place of Captain James Cook, on his 2nd voyage around the world on October 10, 1774. Driving up through the national park is a good build up of anticipation, The trees and plants are lovely, and watch out...More

Thank DibblesNZ
Reviewed 29 May 2017

you can drive right up to the monument ,but it is worth the walk down the hill as the scenery is stunning!

Thank GeeGee066
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Need vehicle very winding road narrow in parts takes awhile to get there but worth it. Toilets at top plenty of parking. View over the ocean is outstanding where the monument is.The last distance you can walk on wooden staircase wide and rails but easy

Thank John C
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Captain Cook's monument is set on an outcrop with magnificent views both ways over rocky cliffs. The off shore islands remind you of the Seven Sisters in South Australia. Great place for exciting photos.

Thank Merilynn
Reviewed 17 May 2017

A little piece of history. Easy walking spectacular view. Awesome sunset viewed from here. Good explanation about points of interest.

Thank Beverley F
Reviewed 15 May 2017

we walked several of the paths leading out from this monument. the walks were both steep and quite difficult if you were not reasonably fit. the views from each of the vantage points were exquisite making you forget about the sore muscles you know you...More

Thank Lynore S
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Easy to get to from the carpark, but the road there is quite rough. As are most roads on Norfolk Is. They have been patched, patched and repatched. However the views warrant the drive. If you are younger and fit there are bush walks in...More

Thank mac0ne
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