With its bohemian feel, connected community and strong sustainability focus, Bellingen is a unique and interesting place to visit. Art and music form a cornerstone along with a high regard for the beautiful surrounding environment. The historic character of the town also fits comfortably alongside a multitude of traditional and alternative lifestyles.

Providing quality cafes, award winning restaurants, local markets and annual festivals, there is always something to see and do.

Things to Do in Bellingen:

  • Canoeing & Kayaking on the Bellinger River.  Hire a canoe at Bellingen Canoe Adventures
  • Bushwalking in natural wilderness
  • Picnic and river swimming at the Never Never Creek
  • Take a drive or cycle around the Promised Land
  • Visit The Old Butter Factory and enjoy the art & craft in a village style atmosphere
  • Golf Course (9 Hole) – Bonville International Golf Course is only 30 minutes away for the serious golfer!
  • Local produce and organic markets every 2nd & 4th Saturday of the month
  • Vibrant Community Market every 3rd Saturday of the month
  • Award winning local cafes and restaurants