Bananas soon became a fruitful industry, when Herman Reick introduced them in 1881. He planted Fijian bananas which were an instant success, and steamrolled when the north-coast railway was constructed, along with Tourism- bananas are considered an important part of Coffs lifestyle.
With pristine beaches, stunning rainforests, unique National Parks and World Heritage listed areas it is no wonder the Coffs Coast is regarded as on the best holiday destinations in Australia. Enjoy the Coffs Coast, from extreme sports to the natural beauty that we have to offer, there is something here for everyone. Temperate winters and mild summers make it a great place to stay for that all important holiday. Right in the middle of Sydney and Brisbane, it is also a popular destination for those wanting a weekend breakaway. From bush camping, caravanning, or 5 star luxury, to pampering at any of the many luxury bed and breakfasts, the Coffs Coast has it all.