Wooli, Northern New South Wales
Swimming & Surfing
Fabulous beaches stretching to Minnie Water provide great swimming and surfing opportunities. Take a tranquil walk on the beach anytime of the day, but it is especially beautiful at sunrise where yours are likely to be the only footprints. The Wooli Wooli River offers sheltered swimming for the whole family and is the perfect location for a few hours of stand up paddle boarding or kayaking. Stellar Water Sports
The annual migration of the Humpback and Southern Right Whales takes place between May and November. You can witness these miraculous creatures (as well as dolphins all year round) from the comfort of your balcony while staying at Pacific Dawn Beachfront Apartments, Wooli!
Wooli Wooli River
Wooli Wooli means ‘two water’ and the river is acclaimed to be the most unpolluted river in Australia. The pristine waters of the river create the narrow peninsula which houses the village of Wooli. It is a haven for wildlife such as storks, brolgas, kingfishers, parrots, emus and kangaroos and can be negotiated for around 20kms by canoe or boat.
Wooli River Boat Hire & Eco Tours
Anglers can chase big dreams from the beaches, breakwall or deep sea at Wooli where local fishing charters are available into the Solitary Islands Marine Park. Holidaymakers can also find perfect fishing and picnic spots along the riverbank.
Wooli Deep Sea Tours & Dive Centre
Snorkelling & Diving
Discover the underwater beauty of the vast reef system by scuba diving or snorkelling in the Solitary Islands Marine Park. The marine park is home to a diverse amount of marine life and is considered to be unsurpassed anywhere in Australia.
Wooli Dive Centre
Solitary Islands Marine Park
There are many short walks to take in and around Wooli and Minnie Water. Or for the more adventurous why not try a section of the Yuraygir Coastal Walk – a 65km signposted walk that takes you through vast heathland plains, crystal clear creeks, lagoons and long sandy beaches from Angourie in the north to Red Rock in the south. Yuraygir National Park is teeming with wildlife - discover some of the diverse flora and fauna in this unspoilt natural environment.
Yuraygir Walking Experiences
Yuraygir National Park
Our top pick is to start the day with a freshly brewed coffee and delicious breakfast, brunch or even lunch from Little Fish Espresso at 33 Main Street, Wooli.
You can’t go past their fresh juices, smoothies , housemade cakes and muffins! Wooli has a small range of bistros, restaurants and takeaways where the food is fresh and tasty. Emilio’s Bistro & Pizzeria at the Wooli Hotel/Motel. Harry’s Chinese Restaurant at the Wooli Bowling & Recreation Club. Wooli Oyster Supply at Riverside Drive serves Wooli oysters, renowned as some of the best in Australia due to the pristine Wooli Wooli River. T: 6649 7537. Wooli General Store, 381 North Street, Wooli T: 02 6649 7546.