About Northern Rivers
Blessed with astounding abundance the Northern Rivers region of NSW runs from Tweed Heads in the North to Grafton in the South. With an idyllic climate, 300 kilometres of stunning coastline , World Heritage National Parks, spectacular rolling hills, meandering rivers and shimmering lakes the Northern Rivers Region offers an eclectic mix of activities and attractions for even the most world weary traveler. Throughout the region natural wonders abound with isolated beaches, rugged headlands, breathtaking mountain ranges and flourishing wildlife to tempt the eco tourist, while the shimmering lakes, vast rivers and secluded coves create an aquatic playground for fishers and water babies of all ages.
The Northern Rivers is dotted with dozens of delightful towns including coastal paradises and classic country towns, beautiful villages and rural hamlets each with its own distinct atmosphere. Sample the delights of the festivals, markets and fairs along with the fantastic produce the region is known for.
With an incredible amount of activities and attractions you can return to the Northern Rivers again and again making the most of the land, sea and air:
|Walk amongst the rainforest giants||Surf schools and safaris|
|4wd trails and tours||Kayak with dolphins|
|Mountain bike expeditions||Diving the marine reserves|
|Beach or bush land horse rides||Paragliding and sky diving|
|Cruise the rivers deep into the hinterland||Hot air ballooning|
Immerse yourself in the local culture and history spanning more than 40,000 years from the dreamtime to the first woodcutters, farmers, surfers, hippies, new agers and sea changers. Local culture is reflected in the myriad galleries, antique shops, cafes and restaurants filled with arts, crafts curios and culinary delights, when your need a break from all these activities Invigorate the mind, body and soul in the many renowned retreats, spas and wellness centres.
The Northern Rivers has something for everyone. Click to watch our video