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Who cares if you've

got no balance?

We’ve got great doing things for you, whatever it takes.

We’ve got great doing things for you, whatever it takes.

The Great Lakes Food Trail

Meet the producers and experience the very best in local produce on the next Great Lakes Food Trail taking place on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 March.


TasteFest 2022 is an experience not to be missed on the Barrington Coast. This year the event has moved to Saturday, APRIL 1 & 2 and will be part the bEATS Events. Come join us to take your taste-buds and other senses on a wild ride! Includes Live Music.

Lakeside Festival

A boutique music festival for all ages overlooking the picturesque, crystal blue Wallis Lake at Forster Tuncurry. Great live music with awesome views, shady lawns and a single intimate stage, the perfect zone for you to chill out or dance till you drop. Delicious food, local wines, boutique beers and a safe kid's fun zone make Lakeside your perfect festival. The 2022 line-up is a stunning showcase of female Aussie artists kicking off at 12 noon till 8.30pm.

Hidden Treasures of Copeland Tops

Step back in time to uncover treasures of Copeland Tops near Gloucester. Join our guided tours around the historic gold mine, twilight tours or even a ghost hunt! Or experience tranquil rainforests on the park’s walking tracks.

Manning Regional Art Gallery

The Manning Regional Art Gallery is a vibrant cultural hub, promoting visual arts and community engagement. The Gallery presents a diverse and outstanding exhibition program throughout the year showcasing, emerging and established artists, group and solo shows and high profile touring shows.

Boatshed Number One

Boatshed Number One is number one for family fun and adventure in the Barrington Coast and is also home to Forster Houseboat Hire and Epic Surf Ocean Adventures. We have the largest range of boat hire, houseboat hire, watersports hire, adventure boat tours plus Forster Dive Center and more all under one roof.

bEATS Festival of Events

An inspiring month-long festival program of food, music and art celebrating community and culture in the Barrington Coast.

Forster Yoga Studio

We teach everyday people how to live healthy and fulfilling lives with inspiring, easy to understand, and life changing yoga to all levels of fitness, experience and commitment!

Skydiving NSW Drop Zone - Taree

Get into skydiving. Book a tandem skydive today & enjoy the taste of free fall with the confidence that someone's got your back, literally!
After a tandem skydive you'll be hooked & can go on to get your licence doing the AFF Course.

Myall Coast Tours

Explore, discover & enjoy the stunning Myall Lakes region of the Barrington Coast. Tour with us to the hinterlands, see wild beaches, calm clear lakes, ancient banksia forests and rugged headlands. Stroll historic villages, shuck oysters on Wallis Lake, climb Yacaaba Headland and much more with Myall Coast Tours.

Great Lakes Aquatic & Leisure Centre

Awesome aquatic and recreational facilities managed by the Y NSW. Visit both these locations in the Barrington Coast:
Great Lakes complex at Forster: indoor 25m pool, leisure pool, spa & sauna, two level gym, group fitness, sports hall, creche and kids play centre.
Manning complex at Taree: Indoor 25m pool, outdoor 50m pool (summer season), indoor water slide, spa & steam room, gym, group fitness and creche.


Insurance & Risk Advisers specialising in protecting Local Business. We take the hassle out of Insurance so you can carry on running your business with expert advice and solutions tailored to meet your particular needs.

The best spots to learn to surf even if you’ve got no balance


8 waterfall, Insta-worthy views and hiking trails


Cuddle a Tasmanian Devil joey at Aussie Ark


Who cares if you can’t

paddle like a pro?

Find your whatever it takes in the Barrington Coast.

Find your whatever it takes in the Barrington Coast