There is so much to see & do while staying in Urunga and visiting our Award Winning Riverside Holiday Resort 

Urunga is the perfect central hub on the Coffs Coast and offers something special to everyone that visits. If you're looking for rest & relaxation, fun & adventure or shopping & site seeing, everything is just a quick drive or on your doorstep in Urunga.

Urunga is located on the North Coast of NSW between Sydney & Brisbane,  just 25 minutes to Coffs Harbour & Sawtell, 15 minutes to Nambucca & Bellingen or 45 minutes to Dorrigo. On the mid north coast we are surrounded in pristine rivers & beaches, world heritage-listed rainforests,  breathtaking waterfalls, beautiful wildlife and plenty of Instagram worthy photo opportunities. 

"Waves to Wilderness Experiences" are a multi – award winning business operating on the Coffs Coast. Joe, Chelsea and the team are lovers of the outdoors and passionate about providing visitors with the best of the best nature based tourism experiences while visiting the Bellingen Shire & the Coffs Coast."

"Waves to Wilderness" specialist in guided & educational scenic tours and provide everything needed to make sure you have an experience you will never forger. The team offer weekly Surfing Lessons and promote the Surf Groms program through the school holidays. "teaching people young & old to surf & encouraging them to get our in the waves and enjoy our beautiful beaches, is what i enjoy the most" said Joe Ratray "There are so many hidden gems & scenic spots that only locals know about,  we love sharing these places with visitors and providing home cooked food and great conversation".

Waves to Wilderness Surf School Coffs Harbour

If you looking for fun adventure, delicious food (and a few glasses of wine), Waves to Wilderness have a range of nature based activities available that we can tailor to fit your needs & time schedule. Catering for individuals to large groups including corporate, conferences or school groups providing unique team building activities & creating memories you will never forget. 

Rain forest & Waterfall Experience- You will be picked up from Riverside Holiday Resort  Urunga and taken on an unforgettable day filled with incredible views, waterfalls, World Heritage Listed Gondwana Rainforests, delicious morning tea and lunch and local wine tasting. Whether you want an easy day without too much walking or a bit more of a hike, we have it covered.

Rainforest and Waterfalls of Dorrigo National Park with Waves to Wilderness

Coastal Adventure - Explore some of the coastal gems of this region including famous boardwalks, wetlands, coastal headlands, iconic lookouts and beaches. You will meet the local wildlife, enjoy delicious home cooked morning tea and lunch and also have the opportunity to kayak or stand up paddle board on one of our pristine waterways. Again anyone, any age or fitness level can enjoy this beautiful day out. 

Sunset Experience - If you are looking for that unique experience that you won’t find anywhere else in the world here it is! Waves to Wilderness Experiences have created something that is quite simply magic. The perfect blend of adventure, Australian wildlife and luxury. You will be picked up from the resort and taken to one of the best parts of the Solitary Islands Coastal Walk. Here you will be treated to incredible views as you stroll over the headlands and beaches, meet the hundreds of local kangaroos and arrive at our sunset viewing location overlooking the beach with a grazing platter filled with local produce, cheese and wine. Enjoy this romantic experience as you watch the sun disappear over the Great Dividing Range.   This is the perfect gift for birthdays, honeymoons, anniversaries or any special occasion  

Coffs Coast

We are confident you'll enjoy your stay and make everlasting memories while visiting Urunga and staying with us at Riverside Holiday Resort. Exploring the best of the Coffs Coast and the Bellingen Shire with Waves to Wilderness is an adventure you will never forget. 



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Rebecca Beaton

Written by Rebecca Beaton