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.



welcome to the clarence valley

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special deals

Aberthin B&B

Aberthin B&B are holding this special deal for the winter months - stay at the accommodation for just $330 a week! Offer is valid until 31 October 2015


BIG4 Solitary Islands Resort

The Big4 Solitary Islands Resort are offering a HOT DEAL running for the rest of the School Holidays, where they have dropped their prices back to OFF PEAK RATES! Also, if you stay 5 nights at the Big4 Solitary Islands Resort, you will only need ..


School Holiday Deals

DEAL - 20% off for a week's stay Take 20% off your holiday accommodation in Yamba, Angourie and Iluka or Palmers Island during this spring school holidays. Phone: 02 6646 2400 www.yambailukarealestate.com.au


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Grafton Agricultural Show

A great place to take the kids or your friends to this fun packed 2 day event. Features of the show include sideshows, food stalls, exhibitions, farm displays, equestrian events, trotting and the Grafton Show Girl Quest.



112th 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...

July Racing Carnival

Celebrate in Style with the Clarence River Jockey Club for the running of the Grafton Cup - the richest non-metropolitan carnival in Australia which attracts crowds in excess of 30,000. Special functions and extra entertainment are programmed into this exciting event with luncheons, dinners as well as fashion on the field. Main race days..


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latest news

Win a 4 day Yuraygir Walking Tour

Great Walks and Yuraygir Walking Experiences are giving away a trip for two to experience the Yuraygir Coastal Walk. The 4-day/58km Yuraygir Coastal Walk showcases some of the finest coastal areas in NSW. The walk involves a series of tracks, trai..


Yamba Triathalon! It's Almost Here

Registered for the tri and looking for accommodation or what else to do in Yamba and the Clarence Valley? Well, the triathlon is possible due to Clarence Valley Council’s Sports Tourism program and our partners are the type of people and businesses..


Clarence River to star in "Back Roads"

Don't miss the next episode of ABC's "Back Roads" program at 8pm on Monday 18th January. Episode 8 of this series will showcase the Clarence River as host Heather Ewart explores our area and captures the spirit, grit and humour of rural Australia. ..


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