The charming seaside village of Angourie, 5 kilometres south of Yamba, is at the northern tip of Yuraygir National Park, which has one of the most spectacular coastal walks in the state.
Spectacular views of the coastline a glorious natural setting and a laid-back relaxed lifestyle make Angourie a very desirable location. You can soak up all this beauty when you stay at on of the luxury holiday units, grab a delicious meal or coffee from the local cafe/store or take some time to browse through the local art & craft boutique shop.
In the 1960’s Angourie became famous as one of the best point-breaks in Australia and is often visited by the world’s best surfers. Many of the world’s top surfers have visited and continue to visit the village on a regular basis. If you’ve never surfed before try one of the local surf schools to get some expert instruction.
Angourie is also renowned for it’s fresh water Blue & Green Pools, originally a rock quarry that filled with water when a spring was disturbed. The pools are very deep and are a very popular swimming spot.
Just to the west of Angourie is the small village of Wooloweyah with the enviable location on the banks of Lake Wooloweyah and nestled into the Yuraygir National Park. This area is popular with windsurfers, canoeists and fisherman who like to take full advantage of the wide waters of Lake Wooloweyah. There is a charming parkland area near the lake with tennis courts, children’s playground and community hall.