Bello is a groovy alternative town with arts and crafts, coffee shops, and a great monthly market. Hang out with the musicians at the Global Carnival and the Jazz Festival, or visit the rainforest and waterfalls of Dorrigo. Canoe, cycle, swing on the Tarzan rope, or swim in the river under a full moon. Find out why Bello has been is called 'the cruisiest place on earth'.
Bellingen has great local produce and food to enjoy. Plan a stay during local markets and get to try and buy the best of local fruit, veg and more.
Plan your food experience with this local information:
A friendly guides will pick you up from Belligen YHA, and shortly after you'll wind your way up the scenic Waterfall Way. Offering morning tea at Dangar Falls, before entering Dorrigo National Park, Gondwana Rainforests. With over 150 species of birdlife, the elevated Walk with the Birds boardwalk offers you unique and up-close birdwatching opportunities as you make your way to the breathtaking views from the SkyWalk Lookout. Relax and let our guides prepare you a delicious, healthy lunch at one of our tranquil locations. Then walk back down Waterfall Way to the township of Bellingen.
Take a sunset paddle down the beautiful Bellingen River