North Coast Attractions
If you enjoy holidaying on the water, you'll love Bundjalung's combination of river, beach and freshwater lagoons. This north coast park stretches north from Iluka to Evans Head with the Pacific Ocean...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/bundjalung-national-park
Get back to basics and spend a relaxing weekend by the river at Karuah Nature Reserve. Pack your mountain bike and explore the park on the network of 4WD trails. It's also a great place for picnicking...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/karuah-nature-reserve
There's no need to book ahead for this magnificent lunch spot with superb mountain views. Tucked away in Mount Hyland Nature Reserve, Vista Point picnic area boasts breathtaking scenic views across va...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/mount-hyland-nature-reserve/vista-point-picnic-area/picnic-bbq
3km (one way) - 1 hour - Medium difficulty
Dotted with grass trees and with myriad birds winging across your path, this walk through coastal heathland is a delight. The paths are wide and eas...
Just north of Stockton Bridge, just 12km from Newcastle, is a birdwatching haven you have to see to believe. At Stockton sandspit you'll find masses of long-legged shore birds - often hundreds at a ti...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/hunter-wetlands-national-park/stockton-sandspit/bird-watching
15.5km (one way) - 6 hour
Wooli to Red Rock is the most strenuous and remote section of Yuraygir coastal walk. Enjoy the challenge of crossing rocky platforms when the tide's out and crossing...
The Lismore Memorial Baths were reopened in September 2005, after more than two years of redevelopment work. The multi-million dollar aquatics facility sets a new benchmark on the Northern Rivers. The...