of Coffs Harbour was formally planned
in 1887 and replanned in 1897. Road and rail links
where expanding, but the most ambitious hopes
rested on the creation of a real harbour improving
on the 1890's jetty.
has long since stopped but the jetty recently underwent
a facelift now many people now use it to stroll
along it and in summer the kids and adults alike enjoy
jumping from it.
Photo above courtesy of Bruce Thomas
Photo's courtesy of Bruce Thomas
Make sure you
check out his Coffs Harbour Screensaver on CD-ROM,
you can purchase it from his site at BTD-Zyne : Fantastic
Photo's of the region. Be sure to check it
out. Well worth the visit to his website.
The Marina and Muttonbird
Island is a popular place to visit, both of which you
can take a stroll around. While walking over Muttonbird
you can see the little birds in their natural habitat. The Coffs
Harbour Jetty is also renown for the Jetty Strip, at
night the area comes alive with the many various restaurants
opening their doors to their patrons.