Fingal Head Beach

Fingal Head Beach

Fingal Head Beach is a long narrow stretch of beach along a headland surrounded by the Tweed River which flows around 7 kilometres behind it from the mouth. The beach begins just north of the Fingal Beach Headland where the lighthouse, Fingal Head Causeway and Cook Island resides. The carpark is at the Fingal Rovers … Read more

Crystal Castle

A massive 20 tonne amethyst geode called the Enchanted Cave at the Crystal Castle, found in Uruguay

The Crystal Castle and Shambhala Gardens is Australia’s most impressive crystal collection with some of the biggest crystals and geodes in the world. The spiritual roots started long before it became the Crystal Castle in 1980 when the main building was constructed on intersecting ley lines, energy lines running along the earth. Locally, the building … Read more

Aboriginal Museum

Minjungbal Aboriginal Museum

The Minjungbal Aboriginal Museum is at the entrance of the Tweed Heads Historic Site, next to the Ukerebagh Nature Reserve. The museum has exhibit and videos of how Aboriginals lived in the area. It is the second site Brown Signs has discovered with a bora ring, an ancient and sacred ceremonial site used for initiation … Read more

Gurrigai Aboriginal Arts And Crafts

Display of arts and crafts in New Italy New glass art shop and gallery in South Wales

Gurrigai Aboriginal Arts and Crafts opened at the New Italy site next to the museum in 1992, exhibiting and selling Aboriginal art work, jewellery, and clothing. Gurrigai Aboriginal Arts and Crafts no longer exists as it was not making enough sales to keep it viable. I don’t know when it closed but it was deregistered … Read more

Boorkoom Camping Area

Rocky headland viewed from Boorkoom Camping Area in Yuraygir National Park

Boorkoom is a campground in the central part of coastal Yuraygir National Park in New South Wales. The Yuraygir National Park is the largest coastal national park in NSW and has multiple sections to enter it from. Boorkoom is in the middle part of the national park between Sandon River and Wooli. Just north of … Read more

Illaroo Camping Area (Yuraygir National Park)

Beach from the Illaroo Camping Area in the Yuraygir National Park

Illaroo is a campground in the Yuraygir National Park near Minnie Water, north of Wooli. Yuraygir is a large national park and requires accessing from several different locations. Illaroo sits between Sandon River Village and Wooli and is the northern most campground south of the Sandon River. The camping area is split into two parts, … Read more

Yuraygir National Park (Brooms Head)

Boat ramp at the Lake Arragan camping area in Yuraygir National Park near Brooms Head

Yuraygir National Park has multiple points to access the park and they are not all accessible to each other. This brown sign destination is for the section of Yuraygir National Park accessed near Brooms Head , using the exit at Maclean. Yuraygir National Park is between Yamba and Corindi (north of Coffs Harbour). With 65km … Read more

Brooms Head

Brooms Head viewed from the walking track starting at the caravan park

Brooms Head is a rocky outcrop on the north coast of NSW, with a caravan park and small seaside town. You can drive directly to the top of the headland of Brooms Head and view the coast north and south from the high point on the coast. The head of Brooms Head is rugged and … Read more