Explore the region
North of town is a string of stunning beaches - Sapphire Beach, Emerald Beach and, our favourite Woolgoolga Beach with its tidal rock platforms.
South of town is the beachside community of Sawtell, boasting an abundance of cafes, restaurants and boutique stores as well as reserves, picnic areas and playgrounds.
If you're looking for some tranquillity, Urunga in the south is perfect for a getaway with a consistently warm year-round climate. Similarly, Bellingen is a relaxing retreat and home to Australia’s largest regional markets attracting visitors from all around New South Wales. Or hire a car and spend a day among the rainforest at World Heritage-listed Dorrigo National Park.