Get down to nature and meet new people on this chilled out trip a few hours north of Sydney, between Forester and Taree.
Stay in a beautiful house, nestled in the trees over looking the beach. Just a stones throw from the surf and surrounded by rainforest walks, this place has something for everyone. You will feel like you are in a tree house by the sea.
Drive to Mid North Coast
Meeting Point 1: 9:00am at Warringah Mall B-Line bus stop (mall side)
Meeting point 2: 10:00am Turramurra Coles (outside entrance)
While at Turramurra we'll do grocery shopping. Once the shopping is done we'll start our drive to Red Head, Which is located on the mid north coast a couple of hours our of Sydney.
We will have a stop along the way to get some lunch at Riverside Tavern (https://www.agfg.com.au/restaurant/riverside-tavern-62465) or Lime Mexican Nelsons Bay (https://www.agfg.com.au/restaurant/lime-mexican-nelson-bay-73943)
Check in at: Sereno Costa Beachfront
Check in to our beachront accommodation where we will spend the weekend
The house is nestled in on two sides by littoral rainforest, with expansive views of the Pacific Ocean, Sereno Costa feels like “a tree-house by the sea.”
The house is located 15 minutes north of Forster in a quiet beach town called Red Head.
(Check in is anytime from 3:00pm)
This afternoon you have two options:
1. You can take some time to just relax and enjoy the view from the balcony
2. Go for a 10-15 minute walk through the Red Head Rainforest Reserve the rainforest checking out the small local beach along the way
Read Head Rainforest Walk which encompasses striking coastal landforms as well as rare tracts of littoral rainforest: a must for nature lovers and keen photographers.
Option 1: We'll go out to Hallidays Point Tavern (https://www.hallidayspointtavern.com.au) for some dinner, before heading back to enjoy the rest of the night at our accommodation.
Option 2: Stay in for an enjoyable night learning how to make your own pizza's
Fun Park Adventure
This morning we will head to The Big Buzz Fun Park, Where you can choose from a range of activities from Go Carts, Laser Tag, Toboggan Run, Jumbo Slide, Waterslides, Putt Putt Golf, Disk Golf, Target Golf, Carts, bikes and much more!
Beachfront Rainforest Walk & Lookout
After lunch lets explore the area by going on a walk through the Rainforest Nature Walk along the Black Head Beach. Once you reach the end of the beach (Near the surf club) we will take a quick walk up to explore a whale watching platform that offers panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean. Here we can take a break to relax, listen to the waves and take in the view.
After exploring the whale watching platform, We will start our walk back along the beach finishing off with an optional swim in the ocean.
Board game night
Breakfast and packing
This morning we will have a simple breakfast and pack our bags before heading down the coast back to Sydney.
We will need to be checked out by 10:00am
On our journey back to Sydney we will make a stop along the way at Bennetts Beach to check out the beautiful surrounding nature in the area.
We can grab a takeaway lunch from a local cafe or restaurant and If there is enough time, we can have a picnic lunch or check out the sand dunes at Dark Point.
Drive back to Sydney
We will now be making our way back to Sydney, with new memories, photos and connections on board.
Finish Point 1: Approx 6:00pm Turramurra Coles (outside)
Finish Point 2: Approx 7:00pm Warringah Mall B-Line bus stop (Mall side)