One of Australia’s most beautiful provincial cities, South Grafton is renowned for its location on the banks of the Clarence River. As the commercial hub of the Clarence Valley, Grafton and South Grafton offer a range of accommodation including motels, Bed and Breakfast’s, self-contained apartments, hotels and caravan parks. There is great shopping, award-winning restaurants and entertainment in the many pubs and clubs.
Grafton’s streets, parks and manicured gardens host festivals and community celebrations. The Clarence River is a dominant feature in Grafton’s landscape and lifestyle and is popular for dragon boat racing, sailing events, power boat racing, the Head of the River rowing regatta and the Bridge to Bridge Ski Race. Enjoy a relaxing river cruise or hire a boat or canoe. Visit the famous Bendy Bridge, a pedestrian footbridge built in 1932 and an engineering marvel at the time.