Drive a Dependable Campervan Hire in Grafton and Explore its Wonders
Useful information on Grafton
Grafton or the Jacaranda City is an beautiful area with its streets lined with mauve-flowering trees. There are historic buildings and the picturesque Clarence River. It has a vibrant local arts scene, and is the home of some of Australia's biggest names in country music. It's a good transit stop on any East Coast road trip, being 7 hours driving time from and Sydney, and three hours from Brisbane. The time to visit Grafton is during its Jacaranda Festival that's held every October to November. Animal watching, exploring historical sights, estuary fishing, kayaking, sailing, snorkeling, swimming and water skiing are just some of the fun filled activities to do in the area.
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Top Campervan and Motorhome Campsites in Grafton
Grafton Sunset Caravan Park is located at 302 Gwydir Highway, South Grafton. The park is not too far from the shopping centres of Grafton, beaches, the Clarence Valley and Clarence River. The accommodations that it offers are cabins, powered sites, on-site caravans and unpowered sites. Its facilities include camp kitchen, cycling path, gas, book exchange and library, disabled toilet, reception, walking path, linens, free DVD hire, security boom gate and swimming pool. Pets are welcome on the site but they must be constantly leashed for the safety and convenience of other guests.
The Gateway Village Holiday Park sits at 598 Summerland Way, Grafton. It is a 5 Star holiday park that offers boutique, self-contained and luxury accommodation. Its facilities include barbecue facilities, camp kitchen, car parking spaces, conference/event facilities, cots, gardens, gas, wireless Internet connection, iron, kiosk, laundry, non-smoking floor, TV/lounge area, public telephone and an outdoor swimming pool. The accommodations that it offers are motel unit, garden villa, executive suite, one bedroom queen, easy access unit, holiday unit, studio unit for 5, studio unit for 2, studio unit for 4, on-site vans, en suite powered site, powered site and tent site.
Top Attractions in Grafton
Christ Church Cathedral stands at the corner of Duke Street and Victoria Street, Grafton. The venue dates back 1884 and is famous for its beautiful architectural design, friendly atmosphere and its long history. It is open everyday to all from 07:00 a.m. to 05:30 p.m. Make sure to drop by the cathedral's interesting Christian bookshop.
Clock Tower Gallery is at Spring Street, South Grafton. It is located within the Clarence River Visitor Information Centre. The gallery is one of the finest places in the area to admire and buy locally made artworks. Some of the works that it features are woodworks, leather works, indigenous pottery and paintings of different styles. The venue is child-friendly. It is open from 09:30 a.m. to 04:30 p.m. from Monday to Friday, and 09:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. every Saturdays.
Grafton Regional Art Gallery sits at 158 Fitzroy Street, Grafton. The gallery is housed within a beautifully restored 1880s Prentice House and serves not only as a gallery but also as an exemplary centre for empowering arts. Their extensive collections include a number of Australian drawings, ceramics, prints and the historical O'Grady watercolour collection. There's a cafe, clean public toilet and ample car parking spaces for all so don't forget to include this attraction to your itinerary.
The Historic Tunnel at Old Glen Innes Road dates back the 1880s. It is an interesting short tunnel that was carved out of a rock. The site could be reached via taking the Old Glen Innes Road of Grafton. The tunnel features a number of graffiti that all dates back the 1880s. The graffiti were situated on the tunnel's ceiling and were all made via black paint. It is open all the time so we sure hope you won't miss it!
The Clarence River could be found within the Clarence Valley, Northern Rivers Region, Grafton. It is the eastern seaboard's largest river and one of Australia's largest waterways. The river is popular for being a terrific fishing destination, its rich flora and fauna and for serving as a link to the upper Clarence, golden beaches and the Pacific. Bird watching, canoeing, estuary fishing, game fishing, kayaking, sailing, snorkeling, swimming and water skiing are the popular activities both locals and tourist do within the beautiful river.
$1 One-way Camper van and Motorhome Relocation Deals
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