Nambucca Heads Visitor Information
Welcome to Nambucca Heads
Nambucca Heads is a charming coastal town located in the mid-north coast of New South Wales, Australia. It's situated on the banks of the Nambucca River, just a short drive from the Pacific Ocean. The town is famous for its beautiful beaches, lush rainforests, and a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
Things to Do
- Swim at the Beach: Nambucca Heads has some of the most beautiful beaches in Australia. The main beach is patrolled during the summer season, making it a great spot to swim, surf or just relax on the sand.
- Explore the Rainforest: Take a stroll through the lush rainforests of the nearby national parks. The Bongil Bongil National Park offers scenic walking trails where you can see wildlife, birds, and some of the world's oldest trees.
- Visit the Nambucca Heads Island Golf Club: This golf club is not only popular amongst local golf enthusiasts but also attracts visitors who enjoy its scenic location on the Nambucca River. It also has a restaurant and bar where you can enjoy a meal or a drink while taking in the view.
- Explore the Waterways: Rent a boat or kayak to explore the beautiful Nambucca River. There's plenty to see and do on the river, including fishing, crabbing, and bird watching.
Where to Stay
There are a number of accommodation options in Nambucca Heads, including hotels, motels, holiday apartments, and camping grounds. Some popular options include:
- The Nambucca River Tourist Park
- The White Albatross Holiday Centre
- The Marcel Towers Holiday Apartments
- The Motel Miramar
Nambucca Heads is located on the Pacific Highway, approximately 500 km north of Sydney and 350 km south of Brisbane. It's an easy and scenic drive along the coast.
The closest airport is Coffs Harbour airport, which is approximately 45 minutes drive from Nambucca Heads. Regular flights connect Coffs Harbour to Sydney and other major Australian cities.
Bus services operate daily to Nambucca Heads from Sydney, Brisbane, and other major Australian cities. The town is also serviced by local bus companies, making it easy to get around once you arrive.
Visit Nambucca Heads
No matter what you're looking for in a holiday destination - beautiful beaches, lush rainforests, or a friendly community - you'll find it in Nambucca Heads. We hope to see you soon!