Things To Do

The popular village of Sawtell – only 15 minutes south of Coffs Harbour – is known for its idyllic beaches, world-class cafes and national park. An oasis of natural waterways, bushwalks and much more.
Bush Tracks Leading Directly to Creek

Bush Tracks Leading Directly to Creek

Take a breath of fresh air, stroll down our bush tracks that take you directly to the pristine coastal creek – and float along with the current to where the creek meets the beach.

Sawtell Village, Cafes & Shops

Sawtell Village, Cafes & Shops

Sawtell Village – just a 4 min walk – is one of the most popular spots on the Coffs Coast. Along with the magnificent fig trees of First Avenue are a collection of boutiques, cafés, restaurants, a heritage cinema, RSL and pub. Experience some of the finest food and coffee on the coast.

Adjacent to Sawtell Bowling Club

Adjacent to Sawtell Bowling Club

Across the road from our park entrance is Sawtell Bowling & Recreation Club. Enjoy the club’s friendly atmosphere for lawn bowls, competitive bowls, a cold beverage, or a meal from their restaurant.

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Untouched Beaches

Untouched Beaches

Sawtell boasts 2km of untouched beaches. With two headlands, there’s always a protected surf spot. The main beach is patrolled in Summer and has a large wooden viewing platform and café. Sawtell Island & Bay offer snorkelling and calm shallow waters – ideal for families.

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Bonville Headland

Bonville Headland

The headland has spectacular views and is a great place for a sunset picnic. It’s also a premium whale-watching spot. There’s a lovely headland walk, ocean pool, beach and shallow rock pools for the little ones. It’s a must-visit and located just across the creek from the park.

Bongil Bongil National Park

Bongil Bongil National Park

Sawtell is bounded by Bongil Bongil National Park. Enjoy rainforest walks, mountain biking, fishing, picnics and animal spotting. A large koala population lives there and are often seen sleeping in the treetops.

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Boambee Creek Reserve

Boambee Creek Reserve

A spectacular day reserve just a 4 min drive away. Locals love it for swimming, kayaking, fishing, stand-up paddle-boarding and picnics. The beautiful creek is perfect for small children, and also offers playground facilities. Stay for the day and use the BBQ shelters or the café.

Close to Bonville Golf Resort

Close to Bonville Golf Resort

Bonville Golf Resort is recognised as one of the worlds most beautiful golf courses. A Par 72 championship course, each fairway is isolated and private from the next. Its appeal lies in the fact that it will stimulate and challenge golfers of every standard. Only a 10 min drive away.

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