Convict Settlement Tour

Offering a fascinating insight to the rich history of Kingston, this 3.5 hour Convict Settlement Tour takes you on an informative guided walk through the cemetery, ruins and old gaol of this historic area. Bringing to life the exciting tales of Norfolk Island's convict past, the tour also visits fascinating historic buildings including the New Gaol, Boat Shed, Crank Mill and Pier Store. Afternoon tea is also included in the tour.

Visitors are advised that the tour requires a fair bit of walking and standing however there are opportunities to sit if need be. Cameras, hats and sunscreen are highly recommended.


  • See & hear the history of the convicts
  • Explore the buildings and cemetery


  • In-depth commentary
  • Kingston cemetery
  • Quality Row houses
  • New Gaol
  • Pier Store
  • Boat Shed
  • Crank Mill
  • Afternoon tea


Operates: Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Departs: 1.00 pm
Returns: Approx. 4.30 pm

Additional Info

Operated by: Pinetree Tours
Children: 0-3yrs are free of charge. Under 12yrs are charged at child rate