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The village of Braunstone is on the Orara Way, south of Grafton.

Braunstone: Where To Go / Sightseeing

Clock Tower Gallery


The Clock Tower Gallery is located in the Clarence River Visitor Information Centre in South Grafton. It is the only outlet in the Clarence Valley for the beautiful works produced by the Members of the Gallery. Many pieces of skilled woodwork, leatherwork, patchwork quilts and wallhangings, knitted articles and glassware are for sale. There are paintings of many different mediums and styles.

Members of the Clock Tower Gallery have a market day at the Visitor Centre on the first Saturday of each month (no market day in January) .

This is a perfect place to shop for a unique gift for that special someone.




Clarence River Visitor Information Centre,
Spring Street
South Grafton, NSW, 2460

Located 10.8K from Braunstone

Grafton Heritage Trail


Grafton is a beautiful city of tree-lined streets, and graceful, early colonial buildings featuring Victorian and Edwardian architecture, on the banks of the mighty Clarence River.

Grafton was the early centre of development in the Clarence Valley being gazetted as a municipality in 1859 and was declared a city in 1885.

Many buildings have been classified by the National Trust including the notorious Grafton Gaol and the Christ Church Cathedral.

Explore the rich history the city of Grafton has to offer with a unique Special Interest Brochure. Visit over 25 historical sites around the city and then return to the Visitor Information Centre to see some amazing local art.





Start from Clarence River Visitor Information Centre,
Pacific Highway
South Grafton, NSW, 2460

Located 10.8K from Braunstone

Christ Church Cathedral


Christ Church Cathedral was build in 1884. It was designed by John Horbury Hunt along Gothic lines with towering arches, beautiful stained glass windows and spacious interior. The Cathedral is open daily and visitors are most welcome. This is one of Grafton's many buildings classified by the National Trust.

There is a Christian Bookshop on site.

Visitors are most welcome with guides available for groups and coaches.




Corner Duke Street and Victoria Street
Grafton, NSW, 2460

Located 12.4K from Braunstone

Grafton Regional Art Gallery


Set in the restored 1880s Prentice House, the Grafton Regional Art Gallery is the Clarence Valley's premier visual arts centre.

The Grafton Regional Gallery holds the largest collection of artworks on the North Coast of New South Wales, and continues to develop its vibrant collections. The Gallery presents over 40 exhibitions and 70 programs and events each year.

The gallery's collection focuses on the acquisitions from the Biennial Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award (JADA). The JADA fosters Australian contemporary drawing practice, and as a result, the collection holds many fine examples of Australian drawings. It also includes the historical O'Grady watercolour collection of Australian flora and fauna.

Purchase unique, quality gifts at the gift shop.




158 Fitzroy Street
Grafton, NSW, 2460

Located 12.9K from Braunstone

Braunstone: Events

Grafton Farmers Market


The Grafton Farmers Market continues to attract new stallholders while still maintaining its core of regulars. The market is held weekly on a Thursday, in the Christ Church Cathedral Op Shop Car Park on the corner of Duke and Fitzroy Streets. There is street parking available.

Discover the flavoursome taste of seasonal fresh fruit, vegetables and herbs just harvested, much of it grown organically, chemical free and local, purchased directly from the grower.

Enjoy the wonderful assortment of condiments in the way of fruity jams, pickles, olives, olive oils, honey, eggs, and home baked goods.


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Duke Street,
Corner of Fitzroy Street
Grafton, NSW, 2460

Located 12.5K from Braunstone

Iluka Rowing Regatta


It is the Iluka Rowing Regatta, but they hold it in Grafton, because there is no better place to row than in front of Memorial Park - the river is wide, it's easy access and there are great facilities.

Come and join their passionate club and compete or just have fun. It will no doubt be a beautiful late summer weekend.


Event Dates
2018
      25th Feb


1 Prince Street
Grafton, NSW, 2460

Located 12.5K from Braunstone

December Weekend of Rowing


The Clarence River will come alive with boats, competitors and officials, when the river's two major rowing regattas are held at Memorial Park in Grafton.

The Head of the Clarence River Regatta is expected to draw a large number of schools to compete. In the past crews have came from New Zealand, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, Gold Coast and, of course, the competitive Clarence Valley schools.

On Sunday, the Grafton Rowing Club's annual regatta will be held, with the majority of teams staying over to compete, plus the addition of the North Coast's many master competitors.


Event Dates
2017
      9th Dec
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1 Prince Street
Grafton, NSW, 2460

Located 12.5K from Braunstone

Braunstone: Travel Tips

Clarence Visitor Information Centre - Grafton


The Clarence Visitor Information Centre in Grafton off the Pacific Highway covers the Clarence Valley, including the towns of Grafton, Maclean and Yamba.

A wide range of brochures are available covering within, and outside, the Clarence Valley area. Maps and souvenirs are also available to purchase.

The Clarence Information Centre at Grafton is an outlet for the work of the members of the Clock Tower Gallery - local arts and crafts include handcrafted needlework, knitting, bead work, woodwork, leatherwork, pottery, photography and paintings. Local produce is also available, including jams, relishes, honey, sauces, and coffee.




Clarence Valley Visitor Information Centre,
Spring Street,
Corner of Pacific Highway
South Grafton, NSW, 2460

Located 10.8K from Braunstone

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