Weather – The average daily temperature all year round is 27C.
The wet season is from December to April with the heaviest rains and humidity from November to May and January, February, and March the wettest months.
The dry season is from May to November with the driest months from July to October.
Passport & Visa – A valid Australian passport is preferred as you depart from the Perth International Airport Terminal.
Festivals – Chinese New Year, Vesak Day, Hari Raya Puasa, Hungry Ghost Festival, Moon Festival, Maulad Nabi, Temple god’s birthdays, Christmas!
Events – Christmas Island Golf Open, Christmas Island Marathon, Bird and Nature Week and Territory Day celebrations.
Getting Around – The best way to get around is by hire car as there is no public transport.
Accommodation – Swell Lodge is a luxury eco-lodge and the Sunset and VQ3 Lodge are the most popular hotels close to town. Other options for a fully self-contained property are Villa Papaya, The Lookout, The Cabin, Rocky Point Townhouse and The Retreat.
Restaurants – Golden Bosun Tavern, Rumah Tinggi, Lucky Ho, Chinese Literary Association are our personal favourites.