New Caledonia: Closer Than You Think

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New Caledonia: Closer Than You Think nc

New Caledonia is Australia's closest Pacific neighbour, making it an ideal destination for Australians looking for a holiday with a difference, without the distance.

When you arrive in New Caledonia, you will find yourself amongst stunning natural wonders, all waiting to be explored and appreciated by visitors.

Flying direct with Aircalin, you can be in Noumea, in two hours from Brisbane, less than three hours from Sydney and under four hours from Melbourne; the short flying times make this Pacific island the perfect long weekend getaway.

Unique Culture

Blessed with stunning natural wonders including the largest lagoon in the world; a UNESCO World Heritage Listed site, the second largest reef in the world and a unique blend of French and Melanesian cultures, New Caledonia is like nowhere else.

Enjoy a holiday destination that really has it all; a destination where natural landscapes meet cosmopolitan cityscapes, where warm island welcomes mix with French sophistication, where fresh island produce features in Gallic-inspired recipes.

French Immersion

A palm-tree lined Pacific island with French sophisticated culture seems almost too good to be true - this is what makes New Caledonia so fascinating and unique.

New Caledonia has extensive dining options where you can enjoy and savour delectable French cooking, beautiful wines and champagnes and many patisseries selling mouth-watering macarons, éclairs and chocolates.

Once you've had your fill of fine French foods, enjoy browsing the many boutiques in Noumea's town centre. With brands such as Hermés, Chanel and L'Occitane you will feel as though you are shopping in Paris!

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