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Clunes

Clunes is located 20 kilometres north-east of Lismore. The town was named after an early engineer, Robert Mortimer Clunes, and was a staging post on the Lismore to Bangalow Road where the famous north coast dairy industry was first established.

View its beautiful north coast houses and some fine early Australian church architecture. The town of Clunes has a general store and bottle shop, cafe, native nursery and a wonderful vintage shop, The Old Romantic Shack, full of amazing treasures.

Clunes: Where To Go / Sightseeing

The Old Romantic Shack


This historic saddlers cottage is now The Old Romantic Shack. Please come and browse through their new and old worldly variety of gifts, bricabrac, furniture, bags, lamp shades, china and glassware, clothes, artwork, mirrors, prints, handmade gifts, jewellery and more. You will be pleasantly surprised. Laurie and Leonie will make you welcome. The Old Romantic Shack is situated in the scenic village of Clunes between Lismore and Bangalow.




39 Main Street
Clunes, NSW, 2480

Located 0.1K from Clunes

Bexhill Open Air Cathedral


The Bexhill Open Air Cathedral is located at Inspiration Point, Bexhill, and overlooks the Corndale Valley with views of the Nightcap National Park in the distance. The panoramic view from the Open Air Cathedral makes it a popular spot for outdoor weddings or just a quiet place to sit and ponder.

The Bexhill Open Air Cathedral was built by the Bexhill Christian Youth Fellowship and dedicated on Palm Sunday 1958 as a place of Christian worship. The Cathedral has been maintained by the Christian Church for over fifty years, and both the Open Air Cathedral and the Church of the Good Shepherd which is only a few hundred metres down the road, are open to all branches of the Christian Church for weddings, baptisms, funerals and other worship services.

The Bexhill Open Air Cathedral is just 15 minutes from Lismore.




Inspiration Point,
Grace Road
Bexhill, NSW, 2480

Located 7.1K from Clunes

Rocky Creek Dam


Patient nature lovers may spot a platypus at Rocky Creek Dam. The dam wall is 27 metres high, 187 metres above sea level and, when full, the dam holds 14,000 mega litres of water. The 29 square kilometres of catchment area include sections of Nightcap National Park, Whian Whian State Forest and revegetated farmland.

The dam has a platypus viewing platform, elevated boardwalk and pontoon bridge. There are picnic and barbecue facilities with wood supplied, benches, tables and children's play equipment.

Four walks are available, ranging from 1.2 kilometres (20 minutes) to six kilometres (two hours) in length. Water Dragon Walk takes you up the hill to the lookout. Platypus Walk goes alongside Rocky Creek and back across the dam wall. Cedar Walk takes you towards the edges of the Rous Water Rainforest Reserve. Scrub Turkey Walk passes through tall a variety of forest environments.




Nightcap National Range
Dunoon, NSW, 2480

Located 10.3K from Clunes

Brooke Clunie - Red Door Studio


Explore the delight of beautiful wheel thrown ceramics at The Red Door Studio and Gallery. Located at Fernleigh in the Ballina Hinterland, it is the home of artist Brooke Clunie.

Brooke creates original custom made and personalised pottery tableware ideal for unique gifts celebrating occasions such as weddings, births, birthdays, and christenings.

Brooke also specialises in corporate orders for businesses wishing to create lasting relationships with their clients.

Thrown on the potter's wheel and individually decorated with her loose and playful imagery, Brooke's ceramics celebrate colour, vitality, and imagination.





444 Fernleigh Road
Fernleigh, NSW, 2479

Located 10.5K from Clunes

Teven Valley Golf Course


Teven Valley Golf Course has been described as 'the prettiest little golf course on the north coast'.

In the gentle hills of the Ballina hinterland, an unforgettable golfing experience awaits you.

Royal Teven, as it has been fondly named by locals, is set in a peaceful and breathtaking valley amongst meandering creeks and remnant rainforests, with only the songs of birdlife and the occasional splash of a platypus to interrupt your relaxing golf game.

Just 10 minutes from Ballina, Teven Golf Course is central to Lismore, Byron Bay and picturesque beaches.

The superbly maintained course is a challenging par 31 layout, testing all golfers - Teven is a pleasure to play.

Perfectly suited to casual and holidaying players as minimal formal competitions are held, you are always assured of a great game.




1684 Eltham Road
Teven, NSW, 2478

Located 11.5K from Clunes

FootGolf at Teven Valley Golf Course


The best game ever invented, is now at Teven Valley Golf Course.

Launched in Europe only three years ago, the popularity of FootGolf is sweeping the globe and Teven Valley Golf Course is the fourth course in Australia to offer the opportunity to play.

What is FootGolf? FootGolf is a unique combination of football (soccer) and golf.

The object of the game is to kick a soccer ball around a golf course into 52 centimetre holes beside the greens or in the rough. The rules basically follow the rules of golf. FootGolf is a faster game than golf, requiring less equipment and is great fun for men and women of all ages.

Tee times available at Teven Valley Golf Course every day from midday.

Sports shoes or Futsal shoes (no spikes or studs) required.




1684 Eltham Road
Teven, NSW, 2478

Located 11.5K from Clunes

Birdwing Butterfly Walk


The Birdwing Butterfly Walk is a paved walk, offering a gentle stroll through patches of tropical rainforest, marsh land and open areas unlike anywhere else in the area. There are plenty of opportunities to spot local wildlife including platypus and the beautiful Birdwing Butterfly.

Just a few minutes on the path takes you into a range of different areas where you can enjoy some great outdoor activities with the kids - its perfect for a game of cricket or soccer. There are also great places to throw out a rug and enjoy a picnic lunch under a shady grove of trees or by a babbling brook.




Kadina Street
Goonellabah, NSW, 2480

Located 12.3K from Clunes

Clunes: Events

Lismore Samson Fitness Challenge


The Lismore Samson Fitness Challenge is an annual event which raises money for Our Kids. Samson Kids will have their own separate course and is being run by Trinity College (entry is by gold coin donation).

The goal of the Fitness Challenge is to continue running this exciting event which promotes Lismore as a driving force behind fitness and exercise but also to raise vital funds to help keep children local when needing medical care via the Our Kids Charity. Our Kids has raised funds to purchase paediatric equipment at Lismore Base Hospital and the surrounding hospitals in the Northern Rivers.





Hepburn Park,
202 Oliver Road
Goonellabah, NSW, 2480

Located 11.6K from Clunes

Bangalow Market


The Bangalow Markets are on the fourth Sunday of every month. It is a gathering of locals, a get-together of artists, artisans, bakers, victuallers, therapists, farmers and friends. You can hear the languages of people from far off lands. Backpackers and celebrities alike make a day of the markets.

The Bangalow Market Day is a treat for day trippers, a retreat from the city and the rush of the Gold Coast. Bangalow is a window into another world. Come for the day.

Part of the continuing success of the market is the beautiful grounds the markets are held in, which are dominated by eleven huge camphor laurel trees which provide welcome shade and rustling leaves and a magic forest atmosphere.






Station Street
Bangalow, NSW, 2479

Located 12.6K from Clunes

Clunes: Shopping

Clunes has a well stocked general store and bottle shop, cafe, native nursery and a wonderful vintage shop, The Old Romantic Shack which is full of amazing treasures.

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