Big Volcano® (Wollumbin) Visitor Guide

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What's Old in Wollumbin? 

Stack 2010

For current updates see What's New in Wollumbin?

23 December, 2010 Big Volcano Calendar of Events, Festivals and Shows updated, and Big Volcano Facebook events page updated with other events in the region.

23 December, 2010 NQ Animal Control Services and Cairns Snake Removals.  New Reconyx IR cameras available for sale.

19 December, 2010 Akasha Beach Retreat Byron Bay.  Beach house rental in Byron Bay, and yoga and health lifestyle holidays in Byron Bay, Bali and Thailand. Bali Yoga Retreat updated.

17 December, 2010 Byron Bay Rainforest Resort web site updated with new aerial photo album.  Ideally suited to couples, young families, disabled travellers, and people travelling with their pet/s, they don't accept “schoolies”, so you can enjoy a peaceful, quiet resort style holiday or break.

11 December, 2010 Mavis's Kitchen & Cabins @ Mt Warning web site updated. Check out the new Summer lunch and Dinner menu, Summer Wine & Beverages menu, and new Cocktail / function menu.  Set within a beautiful 25 acre farmland, Mavis's Kitchen & Cabins @ Mt Warning is located at the foot of Mount Warning, offering fine food and dining, with weddings and functions a specialty, and unique accommodation on-site suitable for couples and families.

9 December, 2010 Sunrise Cove Holiday Apartments management rights for sale, (includes 3 bedroom waterfront managers apartment). Great lifestyle or investment opportunity which would ideally suit experienced existing rights manager/s seeking an already profitable business with growth potential, a mature family or redundancy payout investor, or lifestyle sea changers looking for a profitable hospitality business. P.O.A.  Inspections by arrangement.

2 December, 2010 Wedding and Function Venues split out into new categories Wedding Venues and Wedding Services, and Function Centres and Reception Venues with updated and new listings.  Meetings, Incentives, Conference & Events (MICE) Services, and Adventure, Outdoors and Thrillseekers Activities listings also updated.

27 November, 2010 Mountain Trek Adventures is the original and most experienced 4WD tour operator to the World Heritage listed National Parks of the Gold Coast hinterland.  Choose from full day and half day Gold Coast hinterland tours which can be personalised to your preferences.

26 November, 2010 Weeekend Markets, Community and Farmers Markets updated with new telephone contact details included.

09 November, 2010 Dining, Canoeing and Kayaking Tours and Ecotours, various accommodation directories, and Community Groups and Environmental Organisations listings updated.

10 September, 2010 Midweek and Weekend Specials updated.  Choose from romantic couples only getaways, waterfront family accommodation or B&Bs and guesthouses, offering great deals!

10 September, 2010 web site updated.  Pyramid Holiday Park is now accredited with Tourism Accreditation Australia.    Situated a short stroll to the Tweed River, and a few minutes drive to Gold Coast beaches, Pyramid Holiday Park is ideally located for you to enjoy everything the Gold Coast, Tweed Valley and Tweed Coast have to offer.

4 September, 2010 Mavis's Kitchen & Cabins @ Mt Warning web site updated. Set within a beautiful 25 acre farmland, Mavis's Kitchen & Cabins @ Mt Warning is located at the foot of Mount Warning, less than an hours' drive from Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast.  Mavis's Kitchen offers fine food and dining, with weddings and functions a specialty, and unique accommodation suitable for couples and families.

29 August, 2010 Tyalgum Diggers Family Day. Tyalgum Diggers Sports Association holds an annual rodeo and sports day, to raise funds for local volunteer organisations, with a rodeo, woodchop event, market stalls, demonstrations, exhibitions, monstor raffle, fireworks, live music, animal rides for the kids, and more!

12 August, 2010 Speed on Tweed Festival. Australia's premier classic street time trial car racing festival has been established in Murwillumbah since 2002. Info, background, YouTube videos and links to nearby localities and accommodations.

10 August, 2010 New web site.   NQ Animal Control Services and Cairns Snake Removals.  Established since 2002, Cairns leading snake, reptile and native wildlife trapping and relocation professionals, offers 24/7 service in the far north Queensland area of Cairns and district.

6 August, 2010 Sunrise Cove Holiday Apartments On absolute waterfront in Kingscliff, there are 28 luxury AAA 4 star rated 2 and 3 bedroom fully self contained luxury apartments.  Saltwater swimming pool, sheltered pool side barbeque and sundeck, lock-up undercover parking and remote control security gate with intercom.

6 August, 2010 Marine Boutique Apartments  In the heart of Kingscliff, we offer ocean view spa studios with double spa baths, or 2 and 3 bedroom fully self contained family apartments (3-6 people), with gourmet kitchens, quality appointments and ocean views from the balconies.

6 August, 2010 Sails Luxury Apartments 3 only waterfront air-conditioned apartments, sharing outdoor deck with plunge pool/spa, b.b.q., outdoor shower and sun lounges.   Secure lock up car parking. Short walk to restaurants and dining, with snorkelling and fishing on your doorstep.

10 July, 2010 Hastings Cove Holiday Apartments web site updated. Hastings Cove offers 2 bedroom family friendly accommodation just 150 metres to the beach. There's direct access to a sheltered estuary, where you and the family can enjoy great fishing, and activities like swimming, snorkelling and kayaking. Realtime bookings and new web only special offers available, check the site for details.

30 June, 2010 Barkers Vale A comfortable couples only Bed and Breakfast accommodation, ideal for a revitalising holiday close to nature, and the closest accommodation to Border Ranges National Park.  Just 3 rooms, 1 fully accessible, with ensuite bathroom and verandah views offer peaceful and quiet enjoyment of the countryside.

16 June, 2010 Kallora @ Burleigh. High on a hill just 5 minutes walk to Burleigh town centre and the beach, you can enjoy a relaxing beach getaway in Burleigh Heads. This apartment is available for couples only, via the web site only.

16 June, 2010 Kallora Retreat Escape from the hustle and bustle of urban life and simply relax at this boutique B&B guest house, overlooking the beautiful Currumbin Valley in the Gold Coast hinterland. Realtime bookings and new web only special offers available, including massage, check the site for details.

11 June, 2010 EcOasis Resort   Perfect for a honeymoon, special occasion or romantic holiday, the architect designed two story studio chalets are positioned for relaxation and privacy.  Weekend, midweek and pampering packages available. From AUD $375 p.n.

20 May, 2010 Wooyung Beach Holiday Park A traditional family owned seaside caravan park, with powered and unpowered caravan sites, unpowered camping sites, and eco friendly 4 star cabin, in pleasant park like grounds opposite the beach and nature reserve.  Docile family dogs permitted in the camping and caravan park.

20 May, 2010 Mt Warning B&B Retreat web site updated. Located on five acres of beautiful riverside gardens and rainforest, Mount Warning Retreat is a charming 1920's home overlooking the Tweed River, just 5 minutes drive to Mt Warning National Park. Choose from guest house rooms, yurt, alpine style chalet and standing tents. Solo travellers, couples, families and groups are welcome.

24 April, 2010 Byron Bay Rainforest Resort web site updated.  Ideally suited to couples, young families, disabled travellers, and people travelling with their pet/s, they don't accept “schoolies”, so you can enjoy a peaceful, quiet resort style holiday or break.

20 April, 2010 Dining and Entertainment categories updated and now split into Dining: Cafes, Teahouses and Restaurants, and Entertainment;  Nightclubs & Pubs, Theatre and Cabaret

16 April, 2010 Pottsville Beach Motel is offering a new Cheap Tuesday accommodation deal, from $50 for the night 1-2 people.

14 April, 2010 Akasha Beach Retreat Byron Bay.  Beach house rental in Byron Bay, and yoga and health lifestyle holidays in Byron Bay, Bali and Thailand.

29 March, 2010 Mountain Trek Adventures is the original and most experienced 4WD tour operator to the World Heritage listed National Parks of the Gold Coast hinterland.  Choose from full day and half day Gold Coast hinterland tours which can be personalised to your preferences.

16 February, 2010

Accommodation categories: Health Resorts, Relaxation & Pampering Retreats, Accommodation Packages and  Holiday Resorts.

Also Adventure, Outdoors and Thrillseekers Activities, and Golf Clubs and Courses and Retail and Services Directory categories: Camping & Outdoor Equipment Hire, Retail Outlets: Camping, Outdoor Equipment & Supplies and Dining and Entertainment

8 February, 2010 Pottsville Beach Motel is offering a new midweek package.

26 January, 2010 Cottages on the Creek web site redesigned.  Couples only, dog friendly accommodation set on the banks of Currumbin Creek amongst a lush tropical landscape with rainforest and creek views.  Just two deluxe one bedroom, fully self catering cabins with queen bed, luxurious ensuite double spa bath and private verandah, are available. Additional services include Special Packages, Ka Huna massage and horse riding.

26 January, 2010 Various Activities and Attractions Directory categories with new free listings, including Bicycling, Bushwalking, Bird Watching, Eco Tours and Nature Tours, Fishing Charters, Boat Hire, Tackle and Bait and Day Tours and Cruises.

Also Retail and Services Directory categories: Art and Craft Galleries, Artists, Designers & Studios and Transportation Scheduled and Charter

20 January, 2010 Accommodation categories: Bunkhouses and Dormitories, Cabins, Chalets and Lodges, Cottages, Holiday Houses and Bungalows, Farmstays, Host Farms and Dude Ranches, School Camps and Outdoor Education Centres, and Pets Welcome - Pet Friendly Accommodation, with new free listings.

11 January, 2010 Accommodation categories: Backpacker and Youth Hostels, and Camping Grounds with new free listings, and Activities and Attractions Directory - Museums, Historic Places and Heritage Buildings also with new free listings.

For prior updates, see What's Old in Wollumbin - Stack 2009?


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