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Coffs Harbour Muttonbird Island

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“mutton birds”(18 reviews)
“worth the climb”(10 reviews)
“great walk”(16 reviews)
Coffs Harbour main marina/Pier, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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All reviews mutton birds worth the climb great walk steep walk paved path break wall whale season well worth the effort viewing platform migrating whales fitness levels surrounding waters mullet interesting island stiff climb take your time co op
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Walk through the marina to the foot of the island. It looks steep but there is a seat half way in need and the paved pathway makes the walk easier. Take as long as you need.

Thank Ian R
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great location and accessible past the Yacht club. First bit up the hill a bit steep but is an up close Island that the Mutton Birds fly thousands of kms to nest. Walk up the hill down and you may see dolphins or in the...More

Thank Grant2508
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mutton Bird Island was just one of the lovely places we recently visited in Coffs Harbour. What a beautiful, clean and tidy place.with lots of attractions, The Clog Barn with its miniature Dutch village, The Big Banana, The Carabana Chocolate factory, we were there for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is quite the tourist attraction. at this time there are lots of upgrades and work going on around the Marina so the access is a bit tricky. When its complete it will be fabulous. You can grab a coffee or great takeaway lunch then...More

Thank chris G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely walk up to the top & magnificent 360 degree view overlooking coffs harbour & out to the horizon

Thank nomadoo7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good steep walk taking in Clearwater borrows and views of local beaches, Marina, town, and surrounding mountains.

Thank Suetrueblue
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking over to the island was great lots with of boats and scenery to look at and a pleasant walk along the connecting jetty once on the island it’s a little bit of a steep walk up to the first viewing deck but so worth...More

Thank juliebux2n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting walk to the end of the island, good interpretation, well worth a visit. can get a bit windy out there but adds to the experience

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Steep walk but if an old chook like me can do it anyone can , take your time check out the view and bird burrows on the way. Can see for miles. Enjoy.

Thank Sheila J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth the visit, easy well maintained walking paths. Finally, after years of hearing about them, I spotted 2 whales moving up the coast, just what a great sight!

Thank adamf771
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Ed M
August 24, 2018|
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Response from ozuck | Reviewed this property |
It is called Mutton bird Island but is connected to the mainland by the boardwalk, pathway that they presently working on.. so no cost.