From ceramics workshops to kayaking adventures and unique foodie experiences, there are countless ways to fill your holiday itinerary here on the Tweed.
Whether you’re planning a leisurely long weekend with your girlfriends or an action-packed family vacay, we’ve got you sorted. Read on for 6 of the very best tours and activities around the Tweed Coast below!
Relax and Unwind with a Ceramics Workshop
Gather your girls together or plan a romantic date night with the Garage Ceramics Unwind Evening Workshop. Taking place in the beachside village of Casuarina, this hands-on workshop is the perfect way to switch off, refocus and feel the simple joy of creating with clay.
Suitable for all skill levels, you and your crew will spend two hours creating your very own ceramic masterpiece, with all tools (and a delicious grazing plate!) included. We’re happy to report the workshop is also BYO, so you can crack open a bottle of wine as you get crafty. See upcoming workshop dates and reserve your place here.
Explore the Tweed Coast’s Top Breweries
Find your new favourite watering hole with an immersive Craft Beer Discovery Tour. Led by our friends at Tweed Escapes, you and your beer-loving buddies will sample some of the Tweed Coast’s top breweries coupled with a stunning scenic drive through the valley.
Stops along the way include the popular Stone and Wood brewery, Red Earth Brewery and Pickled Pig Brewery, with a traditional pub lunch at the Haven Bar for some much-needed sustenance. Perfect for groups, transfers are also available from the Tweed Coast’s major resorts for a hassle-free experience. Book your seat on the tour here!
Eat and Drink Your Way Through The Hinterland
Visit an organic family farm, sip on specialty G&Ts and sample our fresh local produce with a Tweed Hinterland Food and Drink Tour – the ultimate day out for foodies, craft beer lovers and cocktail connoisseurs!
Hosted by the friendly team at Kiff & Culture, your tour kicks off at the picturesque Farm & Co for coffee and sunflower-picking, before sampling some tasty craft beer at an iconic local brewery. Then, you’ll head to Husk Distillery (home to the famous Ink Gin and Husk Rum) for a unique distillery tour and lazy long lunch. Enjoy the gourmet cellar door menu along with cracking views out to Wollumbin and the border ranges. Book your spot online here!
Soak up the Scenery with a Guided Kayaking Adventure
For the outdoorsy nature-loving types among us, why not explore the beautiful waterways of Cudgen Creek with a guided kayaking tour?
Allow the knowledgeable team at Watersports Guru to take you on a relaxing paddle from Cabarita Lake to Kingscliff Creek. Cruise through pristine wetlands, mangroves and subtropical rainforest while keeping an eye out for our abundant bird and marine life, including herons, eagles, kingfishers and river rays. Suitable for all skill levels, you can book your guided kayaking tour here.
Have Fun with the Fam at Tropical Fruit World
If you’re looking for a family-friendly day out here on the Tweed, you can’t go past Tropical Fruit World for a totally unique experience. Not your ordinary tourist attraction, this 200-acre working farm (home to 500 varieties of exotic fruits!) is packed with things to see and do.
Spend your day taking the tractor train for a plantation safari, relaxing on the wildlife boat cruise and meeting some furry farm animal friends. Then, round off your visit with some tasty coffee and seasonal food at the Plantation Cafe, before meandering through the gift market and on-site fruit stall. Book tickets for the whole family online here.
Get Up Close and Personal with Whales, Dolphins and Turtles
Between July and October, the “Big 3 of the Sea” come together here on the Tweed. For a once-in-a-lifetime shared experience, we’d highly recommend you join the team at Watersports Guru for their incredibly special Whale, Dolphin and Turtle tour.
On this unique adventure, you’ll see majestic whales out in the open ocean, experience a close encounter with bottlenose dolphins, and snorkel with turtles. For just 4 months of the year, this is a magical opportunity to get up close and personal with our amazing marine life.
Learn more about this rare experience and book your spot online here.
Let us help you build the perfect holiday itinerary and #seetheTweed with our range of Tweed Coast tours and activities! You can explore the best places to eat, stay and play here, or read our latest local recommendations on the TCG Edit.