They say “it’s the journey, not the destination” – well in this case it was definitely both! After a paddock lined scenic drive we arrived at the first destination of Mount Warning Tours, “Farm to Plate Tour” – Tweed Valley Whey.  We were set to experience all things cheese! Tweed...

Gin or gym? That is the question that many ponder come 5pm. But thank goodness for Husk Distillers, now you don’t have to choose, with Ink Gin & Yin classes about to hit the Tweed Coast. The gin & yin craze has swept yoga studios across the world. After being...

Picture yourself and your closest mates drinking beers and getting personally driven from brewery to brewery to do so….. Dreaming right? Wrong! This is actually a thing.  We were recently lucky enough to jump on the Craft Beer Discovery Tour with the team at Mt Warning tours.  Our leg of...

‘Baked’ at Ancora on the Tweed River is celebrating its first birthday in style, collaborating with local producers to create the ‘Croissants of Summer’ range. From Stone & Wood to Husk Distillery, the Parisian pastries are loaded with lashings of all the good stuff.   The ‘Croissants of Summer’ range...

The ‘BASKK Rum Bar’ officially opens this Friday 18 October, the dimly lit space is painted in dusty pink hues with flowing fabric curtains and Moroccan inspired furnishings. A private nook that offers an array of rums from around the globe- coupled with selected spirits, wines and local beers. As...

Written by Kylie Mitchell-Smith and imagery by Kristy Mason for Tweed Coast Guide Perched right on the NSW and Queensland border is the quintessential beachside town of Coolangatta, bordering the Tweed region. Known for its retro charm and balmy summer nights where you can go from a fresh local eatery...

Heading south there’s a sense of freedom when you pass through the curvy tunnels and lush mountain ranges with Byron on your mind. Byron Bay, the most easterly point of Australia with that one road in, is a bustling coastal town.  We opt for the quieter fringe, our mission to...

It’s the opening we have been waiting all year for. Now it’s finally here. Pass the rum! Husk is Australia’s first Agricole rum distillery, located on the Tweed River in Tumbulgum (just 15 minutes from Kingscliff), and it opened last week by the very talented Messenger family. Situated on a...

Last month we were lucky enough to a holiday at Salt Village, Kingscliff, and we were able to experience first-hand all that this stunning seaside community has to offer. We wined and dined, and experienced everything from day spas to tequila bars (all in the name of research!), so we...

Here on the Tweed Coast, we have a serious love affair with seafood. Our prime coastal location and pristine waterways allow us to enjoy the freshest seafood year-round, served up by passionate local producers, chefs and restaurateurs across the region. So where exactly should you head when the seafood cravings...

A new gin bar has opened up on the Tweed Coast, and we are officially losing our minds.  It’s no secret that we love Fins at Salt Village (you can read all about our recent degustation experience with the team here). So when the team at Fin’s told us they...

We were recently lucky enough to spend an afternoon at the iconic Fins restaurant in Kingscliff, and it honestly exceeded all of our (already sky-high) expectations. With an award-winning degustation menu, sustainably sourced seafood and elegant beachfront setting, we’re calling it: this is one of the best dining experiences on...