outdoor adventures

Every child loves an outdoor adventure and you're sure in for a treat! Our World Heritage National Parks, gardens and waterways will have you coming back for more, year after year. There are amazing and easy to access walking trails, breathtaking lookouts and waterfalls that cascade into clear mountain pools. Surrounding the ancient Mt Warning (Wollumbin) volcano are the natural treasures of the Mt Warning, Border Ranges and Nightcap National Parks and the last eleven remnants of “The Big Scrub”, the vast rainforest that once blanketed much of the region.

border ranges national park

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Border Ranges National Park is a large area of wilderness that protects untouched rainforest and unique plants and animals connected to the ancient supercontinent of Gondwana. (more)

mebbin national park

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“The last time we were here, we lay on our backs under a large eucalyptus tree listening to a pair of beautiful black cockatoos chattering in the branches above us.” Near Murwillumbah and Tweed Heads, Mebbin National Park is a paradise for nature-lovers. (more)

Nightcap National Park

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Walking in the rainforests of Nightcap National Park is like entering a timeless landscape – it’s an unforgettable place. Nightcap National Park, part of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area, is a dramatically beautiful park full of ancient rainforests, magical waterways and spectacular views. (more)

rocky creek dam

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Rocky Creek Dam is a 29-square kilometre pristine catchment area supplying drinking water to the Northern Rivers area from Ocean Shores, west to Lismore and south to Woodburn. (more)

wollumbin national park

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“Wollumbin is just a beautiful place to be, with the view of an ancient volcano surrounded by Gondwana-age rainforest.” The ancient World Heritage-listed Gondwana Rainforests of Wollumbin National Park are reminiscent of a time when rainforests covered much of Australia. (more)

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