Coffs Harbour Attractions
Attractions in Coffs Harbour
Coffs Harbour is a great place to relax, breathe in fresh sea air and discover something new.
The town is home to many scenic beaches where you can swim, surf, kayak and enjoy other water activities including boating and fishing. Popular beaches include Diggers Beach, Jetty Beach and Park Beach. Swim with dolphins at Dolphin Marine Magic and meet more sea life at the Solitary Islands Aquarium.
Several nature reserves and national parks can be found in the region offering rainforest walks and plenty of scenic locations to picnic. Coastal walks are a great way to take in the natural beauty of the Coffs Harbour area. Follow the Look At Me Now Headland Walk and Solitary Islands Coastal Walk which feature stunning views over local beaches and panoramic vistas out to the ocean.
The Big Banana, Australia’s original and most-famous ‘big thing’, offers plenty of family-friendly activities, including ice skating, a water park and laser tag. The iconic attraction also gives visitors an insight into the history of bananas and local farming processes.
Mullaway Beach and Headland sit in a sleepy hamlet that's highly regarded among fishermen. Whether you spend your time at Mullaway fishing, swimming or bodyboarding, you're bound to feel instantly wel...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/coffs-coast-regional-park/mullaway-beach-and-headland/swim-surf
Bongil picnic area, on the banks of Bonville creek is great spot to kick back and relax. This grassy clearing is surrounded by tall, pencil-straight blackbutt trees. Enjoy a family picnic under the sh...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/bongil-bongil-national-park/bongil-picnic-area/picnic-bbq
If you love walking along wild and untamed beaches, then Bongil Beach in Bongil Bongil National Park is the place to be. Nestled between Bongil picnic area in the north and Bundagen Headland to the so...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/bongil-bongil-national-park/bongil-beach/swim-surf
You don't need to be an experienced paddler to enjoy Bonville Creek. While close to the thriving holiday village of Sawtell, paddling this tranquil waterway will make you feel you're a million miles a...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/bongil-bongil-national-park/bonville-creek/visitor-site
Long before the island was connected to the shore, certain Gumbaynggirr peple were the only ones permitted to venture here. They came to collect muttonbirds for food, protected for their survival by a...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/muttonbird-island-nature-reserve/muttonbird-island-outdoor-learning-space/aboriginal-site
Coramba Nature Reserve was created in 1982 to preserve and protect one of the few remaining stands of subtropical lowland rainforest that lies along the Orara River. Today, visitors can walk through t...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/coramba-nature-reserve
The Eastern Side lookout is located a short walk from the Muttonbird Island outdoor learning space along a paved walkway. As you're walking along the track to the lookout, on either side of the path y...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/muttonbird-island-nature-reserve/eastern-side-lookout/lookout
It's easy to experience an endless summer at Coffs Coast Regional Park. Lose yourself in its string of pristine beaches which together offer everything from unbeatable surf and safe swimming to picnic...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/coffs-coast-regional-park
Ulidarra National Park truly is a hidden gem. Just west of Coffs Harbour on the NSW Mid North Coast, you'll find majestic forests, vibrant birdlife, coastal views, 4WD trails and a network of mountain...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/ulidarra-national-park