Located on the New South Wales northern coast, Coffs Harbour is famed for its monuments and theme parks as well as local marine parks and nature reserves. For those travelling to the area who have 4-legged, furry family members, you'll find plenty of pet-friendly accommodation in Coffs Harbour that allows you to bring them along. You can find areas here where your dogs can enjoy your holiday as much as you do. Just steps from your holiday rental you'll find rides, games, fine dining, great wine, beautiful green forests and white sand beaches.
Coffs Harbour nature reserves offer wildlife and scenery
Coffs Harbour is known far and wide for its nature reserves and national parks. Here you can experience the Australian bush, surrounded by lush green forests and a wealth of hiking paths, cycling trails, wildlife viewing and stunning mountain panoramic views. You'll find waterfalls, photo opportunities and even fishing or swimming opportunities. If you're looking for pet-friendly accommodation in Coffs Harbour, taking your dog on a walk through one of these parks may just be an ideal way to pass the time and create the memories of a lifetime.
Visit Sherwood Coffs Harbour for serene family adventure
The Sherwood Nature Reserve in Coffs Harbour is a magical location and has been a hidden gem of the region for a long time. It's just a short drive from your Coffs Harbour pet-friendly holiday home, and offers unique experiences in bushwalking, picnicking, bird watching and car tours. The reserve offers a wealth of environmental diversity, natural beauty and striking landscapes. You can check out rugged escarpments of sandstone, coastal ridges, open forests and subtropical rain forest all in this area. You can also catch views of the brush-tailed rock-wallaby, Powerful Owl, giant barred frog and many other local species of wildlife.
Take a trip to Forest Sky Pier for stunning panoramic views
Forest Sky Pier is a lookout within the Orara East State Forest reserve. It extends 15 metres high and extends 21 metres out over the ground. It allows you a panoramic view of the mountains and the entire NSW coast. Those who are looking for photo opportunities or just to be taken in by the majesty of nature will want to take a short drive off the Pacific Highway from their pet-friendly Coffs Harbour accommodation to check out this coastal view. You can also enjoy rain forest hiking trails or picnic lunch at the tables and covered shelter.
Family theme parks offer a good time for all
We live in a world where pets are welcome in more and more places, and many people who travel to this region want to enjoy a day out for kid- and family-friendly activities. Coffs Harbour also offers numerous amusement, theme and educational parks just minutes away from your dog-friendly accommodation in Coffs Harbour. Here you can enjoy rides, games, live entertainment, food and fun for an entire day. If you travel to these parks, you'll want to check out their regulations regarding bringing your furry family friend along with you for the day.
Visit Big Banana Fun Park for waterslides, rides and games
The Big Banana Fun Park and monument is one of the iconic locations for which Coffs Harbour is known. You can spend entire days enjoying the fun and excitement of this park. Spend a few hours playing a round of miniature golf, ride the waterslides, go ice skating or take on an exciting laser tag match. Everything, including the food, is banana themed at this park, and it's a unique and enjoyable afternoon that every member of your family will remember for many years to come.
Swim with dolphins at Dolphin Marine Conservation Park
One of the most exciting experiences a kid can have is getting up close and personal with dolphins and seals, and you can do just that at the Dolphin Marine Conservation Park. There are interactive seal and dolphin swim opportunities, live shows, educational exhibits and a wide variety of other activities. You can walk alongside the aquarium and see a wide variety of sea life native to the area while learning about our responsibility and conservation efforts to save and protect the oceanic world that exists alongside our own landlocked surroundings.
Watch the sunset over Coffs Harbour Marina
If you're a fan of boats and the sights and sounds of maritime culture, the Coffs Harbour Marina is an area you'll want to visit. You can stand on the pier and watch the boats come in under a breathtaking red and orange sunset for a romantic experience. You can take a walk over to the Marina Village and enjoy quaint cafes, restaurants and an ice creamery. Boutique shops also allow you to find that perfect souvenir of your visit. It's all here, just steps from your pet-friendly accommodation in Coffs Harbour.