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Coffs Harbour Muttonbird Island

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“mutton birds”(18 reviews)
“worth the climb”(10 reviews)
“great walk”(16 reviews)
Coffs Harbour main marina/Pier, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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All reviews mutton birds worth the climb great walk steep walk paved path break wall whale season well worth the effort viewing platform migrating whales fitness levels surrounding waters mullet interesting island stiff climb take your time co op
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is quite the tourist attraction. at this time there are lots of upgrades and work going on around the Marina so the access is a bit tricky. When its complete it will be fabulous. You can grab a coffee or great takeaway lunch then...More

Thank chris G
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely walk up to the top & magnificent 360 degree view overlooking coffs harbour & out to the horizon

Thank nomadoo7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good steep walk taking in Clearwater borrows and views of local beaches, Marina, town, and surrounding mountains.

Thank Suetrueblue
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking over to the island was great lots with of boats and scenery to look at and a pleasant walk along the connecting jetty once on the island it’s a little bit of a steep walk up to the first viewing deck but so worth...More

Thank juliebux2n
Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting walk to the end of the island, good interpretation, well worth a visit. can get a bit windy out there but adds to the experience

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Steep walk but if an old chook like me can do it anyone can , take your time check out the view and bird burrows on the way. Can see for miles. Enjoy.

Thank Sheila J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the visit, easy well maintained walking paths. Finally, after years of hearing about them, I spotted 2 whales moving up the coast, just what a great sight!

Thank adamf771
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hubby and sons ran Muttonbird Island up and back. I stayed and watched from below.. The view was awesome from up there. Also little burrows when you get up there from the birds. Any one of any fitness stage can walk run stroll to the...More

Thank Katarina Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a bit of a trek to the top but when you get there you will be rewarded with one of the best views on the east coast of Australia. A 360 degree vista stretching up and down the Coffs Coast. Miles and Miles of...More

Thank Bruce N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very scenic walk where you can appreciate the beauty of God's creation. Wonderful to reflect on the intricacies of the system.

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Ed M
25 August 2018|
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Response from ozuck | Reviewed this property |
It is called Mutton bird Island but is connected to the mainland by the boardwalk, pathway that they presently working on.. so no cost.