Woolgoolga Beach and Headland

Natural Attractions

Woolgoolga Beach and Headland has the best whale watching in the Coffs Region, plus great surfing, fishing and picnics and scenic views.

Treat the family to a day by the sea at Woolgoolga Beach and Headland.

Woolgoolga, also known as ‘Woopi’, is renowned for its swimming, surfing, fishing, diving and snorkelling. There’s a small park nearby with play equipment and plenty of shade for a picnic.

Up on the headland, you find scenic walking tracks and jaw-dropping coastal views that stretch to Yuraygir National Park and the dunes and rolling hills of the Coffs Coast and hinterland.

Between May and October, Woolgoolga Headland is the place to be for the best whale watching in the Coffs region. Be sure to take your binoculars for up close views of these amazing creatures and don’t forget to tweet about what you’ve seen.


Beaches & Surf Nature & Wildlife Picnic Area Sailing Snorkelling Swimming

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Paperbark trees. Photo: Rob Cleary

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The view from Woolgoolga headland along the beach. Photo: Rob Cleary

Woolgoolga Beach and Headland

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Walkway over Woolgoolga Lake. Photo: Rob Cleary

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