Backpacking Nambucca Heads

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    LEAVE A MESSAGE ON THE LARGE ROCK BOULDERS AT THE V-WALL: Photo - Rob Cleary, courtesy Coffs Coast Marketing
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Nambucca Heads Highlights

  • Good place to go swimming, fishing, catch a good wave, or just chill out.

  • Explore Gaagal Wanggaan (South Beach) National Park and learn about its significant Aboriginal cultural values, or see the undisturbed coastal dune system, patches of rainforests and palm forests.

  • Head to the V Wall, an outdoor gallery at the river entrance, where visitors are encouraged to leave a message on the large rock boulders.

About Nambucca Heads

Population 10,000

Located just a few minutes from the Pacific Highway, at the mouth of the Nambucca River, Nambucca Heads is a quieter holiday resort township south of Coffs Harbour.

It's the beautiful surrounding beaches, estuaries and countryside that attract people to this area, making it a good place to go surfing, swimming, fishing or chill and take in a few rays sunbaking.

Orientation Map for Nambucca Heads

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Nambucca Valley Visitor Information Centre

Corner Pacific Hwy & Riverside Drive
Nambucca Heads, New South Wales
Phone 1800 646 587