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February 5, 2014 Destination Global No Comments Email Email

565828Niue, the island affectionately known as ‘the rock’, has an array of events lined up for 2014 that are as unique and diverse as the island itself.

For holidaymakers looking to turn their holiday into a memorable event that pursues an active hobby or passion need look no further than Niue Island events.

From fishing tournaments to the internationally acclaimed ‘Rockman’ challenger series, and a number of cultural events, chances are there will be something happening on the rock when you visit this year. 565825

Key dates and events include:

  • Blackheart Fishing Tournament (hosted by All Black legend Frank Bunce) 26-30th May.
  • Ride the Rock Cycle Challenge. 02-05 June
  • Ladies Fishing Tournament. 07-13 June
  • National Vaka Fishing Competition. 11 October
  • The Rockman Challenger Series. 03-06 November

The little island of Niue is gaining a big reputation as a destination of choice for soft adventure seekers and those looking for an authentic island experience like no other. With some of the best fishing and diving in the world, Niue also offers excellent snorkeling spots, many of them in sheltered coves and chasms where you are most likely to have the place to yourself.

Niue’s incredible marine environment is also host to migrating humpback whales who play in her warm, deep waters generally from July to September and is one of the few places on the planet where visitors can enjoy land based whale watching as well as going out in a boat or diving with the whales.

There is also a 9-hole golf course and a host of other on island activities to take part in at your own pace from jungle hiking, walking the sea-tracks, exploring sea chasms and caves and mountain biking.

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