Top 5 Things To Do In Diamond Beach, NSW

A Stunning Diamond Beach

From breathtaking natural landscapes to exciting attractions, Diamond Beach is a stunning coastal haven in New South Wales with something for everyone. Located on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, Diamond Beach is the perfect place for a family getaway. Want to make the most of your time in Diamond Beach? Check out these top five activities to explore.

1. Enjoy the Beaches

Diamond Beach is a stunning, six kilometre long beach, ideal for fishing, surfing or just enjoying a long walk. With pristine sand stretching as far as the eye can see, Diamond Beach is located nearby a number of resorts, family holiday parks and holiday units, making it a great family escape.

Want to explore other nearby beaches? Black Head Beach is patrolled on weekends and holidays and is perfect for children and those less confident in the surf. It also has some wonderful rock pools for the kids to explore. A 30-minute drive away, Forster Beach is protected from large swells and is patrolled throughout the swimming season, making it ideal for families. For those who love to surf, a visit to Red Head Beach is recommended for its impressive point breaks.

2. Explore Crowdy Bay National Park

Just a stone's throw from Diamond Beach lies the enchanting Diamond Head National Park. This incredible destination offers beach camping, picnic areas, fishing spots and walking tracks, so there is plenty to see and do. Explore the park’s numerous walking trails including the stunning Diamond Head Loop, Mermaid Lookout, Kylie’s Beach via Forest Walk, Sand Trail and Harrington Trail. Keep an eye out for the local birdlife, animals and the wonderful local wildflowers.

3. Visit the Big Buzz Fun Park

For those seeking a dose of fun-filled adventure, the Big Buzz Fun Park is not to be missed. This family owned and operated amusement park offers thrilling rides for the whole family. Test your golfing skills at their putt-putt, disc golf and target golf games, enjoy open air laser tag or for something more adrenaline filled, jump on their speed karts for some fun-filled go karting. During summer, be sure to visit their water park. Enjoy the thrill of open waterslides and pools and explore the challenging water maze. There’s even a toddler water playground for kids under 6.

4. Sample Local Cuisine

Diamond Beach boasts a diverse culinary scene, with local eateries serving up a variety of delectable dishes. Renowned for its fresh seafood you can enjoy local fish and chips and gourmet prawns from local eateries, restaurants or pubs all year round. There are also lots of lovely beach side cafes to explore, serving up delicious coffee, beautiful brekkies and tasty lunches.

5. Attend Local Events

Be part of the vibrant local community by attending some of the numerous events hosted in Diamond Beach, from music festivals and art exhibitions to farmers markets and food festivals, there’s something for everyone. Some stands outs include the Black Head Bazaar Markets held on the first Sunday of each month, September to May, the Destin Seafood Festival held in October and the Lakeside Festival, Tuncurry on the first Saturday of November each year.

Plan Your Diamond Escape Today

Whether you're seeking some relaxation in nature, or a fun filled adventure, Diamond Beach is the perfect place for a family getaway. Visit Mid-Coast Holiday Accommodation Centre to find the ideal accommodation for your Diamond Beach adventure. Whether you’re looking for a beachfront property, holiday villa or apartment, we can find a property to suit your budget and needs. Contact us today and find out why Emerald Beach is one of Australia’s best-kept secrets.