welcome to the clarence valley

WELCOME to the Clarence Valley, at the southern end of the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales, a place of astonishing physical beauty and extraordinary cultural diversity - where teeming marine parks, ancient rainforests and thriving rural communities are nourished by vast winding rivers - the rivers of life.



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Abbey Motor Inn Autumn Specials

Abbey Motor Inn at 59-61 Fitzroy Street, Grafton are running a great Autumn Special. DELUXE QUEEN ROOM - $105 per night DELUXE & BREAKFAST - $115 per night Conditions apply. ** Please print the attached PDF and present at motel to receive spe..


Mann River Caravan Park

Come and spend some time by the banks of the mighty Mann River, just 45km of Grafton on the Gwydir Highway. The Mann River Caravan Park are offering a special of $18 (unpowered) and $23 (powered) per night. And your 2nd night is FREE*! *Offer is on..


Pegasus Motel

Stay 4 nights pay for 3 Beautiful 4 Star Deluxe Spa Suite, extra large Spa bath, fully enclosed private courtyard also includes a $10 Dinner Voucher for local restaurant, Free Hot Breakfast per person each morning, Free Internet, Free Movies! Phone..


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111th Maclean Highland Gathering

The Scottish town in Australia comes alive to the sounds of bag pipes and drums for this 2 day festival of music, dancing and competitive Scottish sport. This festival has it all, a Ceilidh, a parade of pipe bands, highland games and market stalls. Contact: Bob MacPherson - (02) 6645 2887 Read more...

Feast in the Field

Join 6 of Clarence Valley's renowned Local Chefs; each presenting one of a six course degustation. The tapas style cuisine is prepared on site, from local, organic and native food. Presented by Organic Matters, Ecobag Media and Debrah Novak Media PR Events Creative & Training; held at the picturesque Solum Farm Mororo. The event promotes and educates participants in the value of local and native food as well as the challenges and triumphs that local farmers face when growing the food we eat. Featuring acclaimed indigen..


Grafton Country Music Roundup

Do you love traditional country music and bush balladry? Then make this a date! Performers from far and wide will be converging on the Clarence Valley to showcase their talents - singing their songs, playing their instruments and reciting their poetr..


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latest news

Plunge 2015 Programme Launched

The Plunge 2015 Programme has officially been launched! Jam packed with over 95 pages of festivals and events, the programme for this year's Plunge Festival is by far the biggest yet! You can check out a copy of the document online at http://issuu..


New Yulgilbar Fellowship open to Clarence Valley Visual Artists

A GRAFTON Regional Gallery Travelling Fellowship for 2015 is now open for applications from visual artists living and working in the Clarence Valley. This inaugural $10,000 fellowship is dedicated to Clarence Valley artists wanting to travel to loca..


5 Exhibitions to kick off a big year for the Gallery

Five diverse exhibitions have kicked off a big year for the Grafton Regional Gallery. The Regional Gallery has recently opened: Traversing Antarctica: The Australian Experience; Collecting Regional Culture II; Charles Condor: The Lithographs; Abstr..


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