Local Attractions

 

Nearby to Waterfall Hideout are a number of local attractions that  may interest you.

There’s an array of wonderful National Parks and bushwalking tracks a magnificent  drive away from Waterfall Hideout, such as Mt Warning,  Natural Bridge National Park, Springbrook National ParkWollumbin National Park, Nightcap National Park and more. 

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND MAPS GO TO OUR NATIONAL PARKS PAGE.

 

 

 BEACHES ...Kingscliff is the closest beach to Waterfall Hideout.  However there are also other incredible long stretches of secluded golden sand beaches only a drive away to Byron Bay,  Fingal Heads, Chinderah, Cabarita, Hastings Point & Pottsville.   Check our local beaches here. 

 

For local FOOD AND WINE in the surrounding area of  Waterfall Hideout, go to our selection of  nearby CAFES & RESTAURANTS  or take the Gold Coast Hinterland Food and Wine Trail.  

 

The  LOCAL MARKETS sell a huge vaiety of locally made and grown goods.
For more information on market dates and locations go to our  markets page.

 

Fingal Lighthouse is built on one of the most easterly points of Australia and was erected in 1872.

  BIRD WATCHING  

The diversity of habitat in this region, covering coastal and inland areas, is reflected in its birdlife. 

 

 

WHALE WATCHING Enjoy Whale and Dolphin watch cruises from June to November. 

 

SPORTS, HEALTH AND FITNESS

 

 

 

 

Discover the Green Cauldron (one of  the 16 Australia Landscapes) whilsBIKE RIDING, BUSHWALKING ,  on  a nature WALK  or RUNNING TRACK, KAYAKING  or Golfing.

Stretching from Byron Bay to the Gold Coast and west towards the Great Dividing Range, we have one of the few places in Australia where mountain forests meet the ocean.
  

 GARDENS  There are a large number of parks, gardens and reserves across the Tweed

SCENIC DRIVES, ART AND GALLERIES    

At every turn you will encounter breathtaking scenery and views, abundant wildlife and clean mountain air. The Tweed region is home to a range of quaint country towns, many with great cafes, craft shops, art galleries & country pubs.  Below is just a small selection of the places you can visit during your stay.

  • Chillingham – our closest village and home to Chillingham Store and bottle shop, Butchers Shop Pottery and Banana Cabana.
  • Murwillumbah – Sunnyside Mall for all your supermarket shopping, with a range of speciality shops and boutiques in the main area of town.
  • Tyalgum – a quaint village with country pub, shabby chic cafe and gift shop. Tyalgum is home to the Festival of Classical Music and Tyalgum Diggers Rodeo.
  • Stokers Siding Pottery – World renowned potter in residence as well as a range of local arts and crafts.
  • Uki Village (pronounced Yook-eye) – great cafe and selection of galleries.
  • The Tweed Regional Gallery and Margaret Olley Art Centre (includes cafe on balcony) 
  • Take the Rainforest Way circuit and experience Australia’s Green Cauldron for yourselves.