Plantation Backpackers

88 Grafton Street, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, 2450, Australia | Hostel
Prices starting from $47.00

Travel Blogs from Coffs Harbour

Swimming With Dolpins

A travel blog entry by tashenry

After my first 7 hour night bus from Sydney to Coffs I arrived at the hostel at 7 am and was unable to check in until 9pm. With all the waiting around I was able to arch up on the sleep I had not got whilst on the bus. Finally being able to check in a went straight to my room to dump my bags off to find Callum ( a friend from school who is now working out in Australia) in there! Waking him up we went off to make the most of the day...I had heard that in Coffs ...

River Deep Mountain High

A travel blog entry by jandjsgrandtour


... on. We had commented earlier that apart from the birds, there was little evidence of wildlife. Suddenly in a clearing we come across what we take to be a wallaby. Its lets us get quite close, poses for a few photos then decides it's had enough of us and hops it. All of a sudden we feel like Richard Attenborough and we scour the vegetation talking in whispers looking for more, but there is none. It turns out that what we saw was a Red-necked pademelon. Like you, ...

Rest day at Arrawarra surf school

A travel blog entry by cyclist123


... and fortunately I manage to catch the last part of it on video. As I leave, he gives me a tip - there's a cycle path from Woogoolga to Arrawarra that I can take, so I'll be able to avoid the highway. I eventually set off at twenty past ten. I feel that I need to get a move on, I don't want to be late! I find the start of the cycle path easily, but it is not well marked and suddenly I find myself on a rough dirt track. Surely this isn't it...? A little ...

Dolphin Marine Magic

A travel blog entry by tanyagriffiths


... 26 today. Tomorrow is going to be a sunny 32 so I think it's safe to say it will be a pool day. Loving the trip so far.... Birthday dinner updates to come. So the birthday girls had her favorite for dinner. Pasta and grated cheese. The rest of us had satay chicken and it was awesome. We then retrieved the birthday girls came from hiding. Her other favorite a Freddo ice cream cake. We all enjoyed it but Leah did the ...

A great place for fun in the sun

A travel blog entry by davelynne


... breakfast we headed out to Dolphin Marine Magic. We were chasing dolphin and seal lion kisses. The crowd was quite large. We lined up for the dolphin kiss. First in line. Now that's a first for us! All the girls had their cheek kissed. Next it was in the line up for the sea lion kiss. All of us lined up. We all got the gentle touch then had a group photo with the sea lion.

Back to the main pool for the dolphin show. A section of the grandstand was cordoned off for ...

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