Sea sun, surf and sublime scenery – the Coffs Coast is the coastal getaway that’s got it all.
We might be known for our ‘big’ landmarks, but there is so much more to explore on the Coffs Coast. Experience all the good things in life in one destination. We have you covered with pristine beaches, lush rainforests and mountain highs and slow-paced hinterland villages to explore. Or get your adrenaline fix with action-packed adventures on the water, land or sky. Surround yourself in nature amongst our unspoiled national parks, reserves, creeks, rivers and waterfalls, home to a diverse ecosystem of native wildlife. Nourish your soul and experience everything the Coffs Coast has on the menu, with local, sensational food lovingly curated by first-class chefs.
Here is a list of the most popular things to do when on the Coffs Coast:
For more information on things to see and do while in Coffs Coast, click here for the City of Coffs Harbour website.

The Big Banana Fun Park

The Big Banana Fun Park also features the biggest indoor Giant Slide in the country, the biggest Water Park between Sydney and The Gold Coast, with huge thrill slides and a kids Aqua Play area, their famous Toboggan Ride overlooking the beautiful Pacific Ocean, a 36 hole Mini-Golf course, a State-of-the-art Laser Tag arena, a Demolition Derby, Ice Skating rink and a 4D Ride Simulator, featuring four of the latest and best ride simulator films in the world!

Northern Beaches

The Northern Beaches of the Coffs Coast is a region renowned for its natural beauty and coastal charm. Located within easy reach of Coffs Harbour, this stunning region is a haven for those who appreciate the pristine beauty of the Australian coastline. Visiting the Northern Beaches allows you to experience the quintessential Australian beachside lifestyle. The welcoming locals and charming seaside villages create a warm and inviting atmosphere.

Adventures in, on and around the water

Here, a tapestry of marine ecosystems thrives, showcasing an intricate balance of tropical, sub-tropical, and temperate marine life. The secret recipe? Warm East Australian currents mingle with the cool south, hosting a marine gala of over 850 fish species and vibrant corals. Dive in and behold the underwater fiesta of anemones and their lively anemonefish—it’s like the ocean’s own dance party.

National Parks and Reserves

The Coffs Coast is home to 11 National Parks, 37 State Forests, several Nature Reserves and 84,000 hectares of World Heritage Listed areas. Discover our natural areas offering bush walking, rainforests, vibrant birdlife, and blissfully relaxing places. Unwind with a picnic and spending time with loved ones.

Sensational Food

Renowned for high-quality produce, passionate and skilled local chefs, cooks, brewers, artisans, restaurateurs and vignerons transform the local bounty of land and sea. You’ll find dining delights in all corners of the Coffs Coast. Cruise through this tasting list for just some of the many great places to experience fabulous food and drink.


Find yourself nestled in the eucalypts or beneath the ocean’s surface in the Solitary Islands Marine Park, or within breathtaking pockets of green in the hinterland or on long stretches of golden beaches. Your choices are many and varied, from mountain biking, surfing, horse riding and skydiving to scuba diving, flying through the treetops and even swimming with whales. Step into nature’s playground to discover the green, gold and blue of our region for yourself.