Things to do

Coffs Coast Wildlife Sanctuary

Coffs Coast Wildlife Sanctuary has been “edutaining” guests for well over four decades!

Interact with the dolphins, get close to a seal, enjoy a penguin talk and spend time in the Solitary Reefs exhibit learning about the incredible marine life around Coffs Harbour. You might even get the chance to feed some of the marine fish.

Animal encounters & presentations available every day.

Dolphin Marine Magic


Big Banana

One of the most notorious attractions in the Coffs Harbour area is the “Big Banana”. Features Big Banana Fun Park including Waterslide, Laser Tag, toboggan ride and Ice-skating.

Big Banana


Scuba Diving and Snorkelling

Visit some of the most incredible underwater marine life your eyes have ever beheld.

Jetty Dive


Whale Watching

Coffs Coast is an ideal place to experience whales, their calves and the yearly migration. Whale watching is a great adventure for all the family especially on the pacific explorer. With thousands of whales migrating past these waters every year it is a truly spectacular sight. The Coffs Coast whale watching season normally runs from early May till around late November. Cruises are popular so book in advance.

Pacific Cruises


Deep Sea Fishing

Coffs Harbour is known as one of the best fishing spots in Australia, where you can simply cast out a line from the beach or set out on a chartered boat for some deep sea fishing. The fishing in this region is abundant and fun especially out on the deep blue sea. From Snapper to Mackeral, Kingfish to Blue fin tuna. There is a spot of fishing to be done for all. The options are endless when it comes to fishing in Coffs Harbour.



Park Beach Plaza just off the Pacific Highway in Coffs Harbour is the largest regional shopping centre between Newcastle and the Gold Coast. It boasts around 120 shops including national chainstores, exclusive boutiques and supermarkets, a 250-seat food court, Australia Post and branches of the major banks. There is free parking with no time limits and the complex is open seven days a week.

The Palms Shopping Centre in Coffs Harbour’s city centre also contains Coles, Australia Post and Big W as well as a range of clothes, books, music and jewellery stores. The Palms Centre is situated in Harbour Drive – Coffs main thoroughfare and retail area. Oposite the Palms Centre is the landscaped, shady cafe quarter of City Square in which you can enjoy a reviving coffee or meal.

Park Beach Plaza

Coffs Central



There are many cafés, restaurants and lounges offering every type of cuisine the mind can imagine and the stomach can enjoy. Mouthwatering delicacies, especially SEAFOOD, await you at every turn.

Taste of North India

Pizza Vino

Urban Espresso

Fiasco Restaurant

Latitude 30

Bonville Golf Resort – Flooded Gums Restaurant 


There are eleven courses throughout the Coffs Coast and each has its own special character. Golfers have the privilege of playing on the four-times voted ‘Australia’s Most Beautiful Golf Course’ at Bonville Golf Resort, enjoy a relaxed round at a country club or the more upbeat feel of greens in the city.

Bonville Golf Resort

Coffs Harbour Golf Club


Helipcopter rides

If you want to experience the scenery of the Coffs Coast then why not try a scenic helicopter ride.

Precision Helicopters


Sky Diving

Some of you may like to experience the wind in your face literally and jump out of one of the coasts most experienced sky diving teams.

Coffs Harbour Sky Divers


White Water Rafting

For those that wish to feel the water of some wild rapid adventures then Adrenalin the white water rafting specialists are for you.



Go Karting

Smell of fuel and screeching tyres sounds like something you want to be experiencing then F1 Kart Hire can be your choice of fun.

F1 Karting



For the people who wish to get along to church over the weekend then there are a few churches that can cater for your needs.

Lifehouse Church

Coffs Harbour Baptist

Coffs Harbour Presbyterian