Coffs Harbour is a popular tourist destination on the mid-north coast of New South Wales, between Sydney and Brisbane. From its white sandy beaches to the forested hinterland it offers many charming attractions.
Coffs Harbour has some beautiful beaches which are perfect for swimming, sunbathing, diving and surfing. Other exciting things to do from your Coffs Harbour beach house are bushwalking, quad biking, scuba diving, dolphin and whale watching, surf rafting, kite surfing, fishing and other fun watersports. Drive inland and discover the quaint towns in the area which have a rich heritage or visit the vineyards and banana plantations in the surrounding area. Dining out is a pleasure with many restaurants offering outdoor dining along the Jetty foreshore or around the marina. Visitors can play a round of golf, take a helicopter tour, stroll along the foreshore or hire a bicycle to make the most of this lovely area.
There are a good range of places to visit from your Coffs Harbour holiday rental. The Big Banana offers plantations tours and samples of bananas. Pet Porpoise Pool is a popular family attraction at Dolphin Marine Magic with great marine life encounters and shows. The Bongil Bongil National Park has a fantastic array of wildlife in the wetlands, rainforest and unspoilt beach area. Visitors can explore the park on foot or take a guided kayaking tour. Fish Rock Cave is a thrilling dive location through a 125 metre long cave to emerge in a shallow coral-filled pool fringed by pink gorgonian corals. The National Parks in the Hinterland offer their own beauty on the Dorrigo Plateau. Scenic drives take you to waterfalls, wilderness areas, granite tors and pristine rainforest.
Coffs Harbour holiday rentals enjoy a pleasant temperate climate with warm showery summer months and mild dry winters. The hottest months are December through March, averaging 26°C (79°F) with plenty of sunshine. July is the coldest month with daytime highs reaching around 17°C (63°F). The area has rainfall throughout the year but the wettest months are from November to March. The total annual rainfall in this area averages 1212mm or 47 inches.
Brisbane (BNE) Airport is the closest international airport to holiday rentals in Coffs Harbour. Airlines serving Brisbane are American Airlines, Virgin, Qantas and Japan Airlines among many others. To drive the 389km distnace to Coffs Harbour from Brisbane Airport would take about 5 hours along the M1 and Pacific Highway. Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) Airport is even further away at 600km. However connecting flights can be booked with Brindella Airlines from Brisbane and Qantas Link or Virgin from Sydney to Coffs Harbour (CFS) Regional Airport.