Urunga is where the Kalang River and Bellinger River join the Pacific Ocean. The charming town is a 20 minute drive south of Coffs Harbour and 15 minutes from Bellingen.
The town is particularly popular for its waterways and peaceful ambience. Boating, fishing, swimming and picnicking are some of the favourite pastimes of locals as well as visitors to Urunga.
Your stay in Urunga is guaranteed to be relaxing thanks to the combination of its seaside village atmosphere, lovely river park and foreshores area, sporting facilities and a small but good selection of clubs and cafes.
A walk along the raised boardwalk through the mangroves of the river estuary is a must-do for anyone visiting Urunga.
The Ocean View Hotel overlooking the river is a great place to enjoy a meal. You can hire a boat at the town's entrance next to the Anchors Wharf Cafe underneath the bridge.
Urunga: Where To Go / Sightseeing
North Beach Mylestom
Mylestom is a small quiet village located a short five minute drive off the Pacific Highway. The village is nestled between the ocean and the beautiful Bellinger River. The beach has kilometres of unspoilt sand and is patrolled adjacent to the surf club during the surf season. The local surf club provides clean and modern facilities with shops, picnic areas, a tidal pool, and the bowling club is a short stroll away.
A truly beautiful and unique area that provides for the young and the young at heart. Sit back and relax or undertake any of the many water sports so close at hand. A quality caravan park is only 200 metres from the surf club.
Mylestom, NSW, 2454
Located 4.6K from Urunga
North Beach Recreation and Bowling Club
North Beach Recreation and Bowling Club is located at Mylestom, on the banks of the Bellinger River where the river meets the sea.
The Friendly Club provides a comfortable and quiet haven surrounded by nature perfect for relaxation.
Come and enjoy the wide range of facilities including both Chinese and Pizza dining options, lawn bowls, free wifi, free courtesy bus, weekly raffles, bottle shop, ATM and full Keno and TAB facilities available to members, their guests and visitors.
429 Mylestom Drive
Repton, NSW, 2454
Located 4.7K from Urunga
Raleigh International Raceway
Hire a go-kart and "unleash your wild side". Raleigh International Raceway is located 15 minutes south of Coffs Harbour and 20 minutes from Bellingen.
The track is 1,050 metres in length with a bitumen surface. The circuit is laid out between the forest and with various parts of the circuit going up and downhill, it's an incredible challenge.
Single go-kart (12 years and over) and double go-karts are available. Race gear supplied for all age groups. Suits and helmets are supplied by Raleigh International Raceway, closed in shoes are compulsory.
Prices are based on laps purchased. Group bookings welcome, bucks parties, social and sporting groups and school groups.
"The Pines" Valery Road
Raleigh, NSW, 2454
Located 7.1K from Urunga
The Woodcraft Gallery
The Woodcraft Gallery, at the Old Butter Factory Bellingen, has been showcasing an amazing collection of Australian timber crafts, timber toys, kitchenware, wind chimes and unique timber art for over 20 years.
Many of the timber products are sourced locally from the strong community of local artists, wood-turners and craftsmen and The Woodcraft Gallery is also the original home of the beautiful and renowned Windsong Chimes. The Chimes are well known across Australia for their melodic and calming sounds and although they are no longer manufactured on site - they are still produced locally and add their distinctive sound to the Wooodcraft Gallery experience.
You will also find an interesting selection of wooden toys, games and puzzles, woven baskets, cast iron kitchenware and native seed jewellery.
The Woodcraft Gallery has a long standing reputation for excellence and owners, Les and Marlene are proud to continue that tradition.
The Old Butter Factory,
1 Doepel Street
Bellingen, NSW, 2454
Located 11.2K from Urunga
Cargo Lane is an amazing collection of unique furnishings and gifts, ancient fossils, lighting, rugs and cowhides, sculptures and art from across the globe - hand picked from exotic countries.
You will find Moroccan ceramics and colourful silk cushions imported direct from the villages and cities of Morocco. Discover tribal artefacts and collectables from North Africa sitting alongside amazing fossil marble hand basins and bowls which showcase million year old fossils naturally occurring in the marble.
Outside you will find handmade African wrought iron furniture, mosaic tables and exotic pots.
Cargo Lane is situated in The Old Butter Factory, Bellingen on the Coffs Coast and just off Waterfall Way. A magnificent space which displays the old machinery from the Butter Factory alongside a beautiful collection of unusual home decor for your home and business.
A wonderful stop over if you are visiting the Coffs Coast or Bellingen area.
1 Doepel Street,
The Old Butter Factory
Bellingen, NSW, 2454
Located 11.2K from Urunga