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Murwillumbah YHA - Mt Warning

Things to do in Murwillumbah YHA - Mt Warning

Enjoy the rainforest and spectacular views from the top of Mt Warning, view one of the world's largest volcanic craters. Climb Mt Warning to see the first sunlight in Australia. Cycle through the peaceful Tweed River Valley and sugar cane country. Paddle a kayak in a nearby tranquil creek viewing wild ducks and native animals (free use with every 3-night stay). Swim at the hostel in the Tweed River without concern of stingers, rips or waves. Visit the Margaret Olley Art Centre, Murwillumbah's refurbished museum and the World Heritage Rainforest Centre. Try unusual delights at Tropical Fruit World or go bushwalking in nearby National Parks. Join a river cruise, stand up paddle board or sightseeing tour. Excellent Thai, Mexican, Indian, pizza or good old fashioned pub grub can be found at over 33 cafes and restaurants close to your Murwillumbah accommodation. Enjoy live jazz, country, blues and rock bands in town.

FREE things to do in Murwillumbah

  1. Visit the outstanding, purpose-built, Margaret Olley Art Centre, just 2.5 km from YHA.
  2. Hike to the summit of Mt Warning/Wollumbin 16 km from hostel. Free if you have a car.
  3. In your car explore the region's numerous National Parks. Natural Bridge, Springbrook, Mebbin, Cougals.
  4. Stay on the 2 night special, grab a free bike then cycle the scenic Tweed Valley
  5. Stay on the 4 night special, grab a free kayak and explore the tranquil Tweed River and its tributaries
  6. Be gob-smacked at the amazing sunsets over the river and mountains from your hostel. Don't forget your camera.
  7. Take a cooling dip in the river. Bliss on a hot day.
  8. Complimentary ice cream most nights at 9 pm.

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Bellingen Canoe Adventures
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Canoe the amazing Bellingen River. See dolphins, koalas, eagles, turtles and more. Breathtaking scenery and knowledgeable guide. YHA members receive 20% off tours, including croissants and fruit plus free transport. Min 2 people*
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