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What's New in Wollumbin?

2019

19 June, 2019Updated Cabins, Chalets and Lodges, Couples Only and Wildereness Retreats updated.

17 May, 2019Updated  Midweek and Weekend Specials Mango Tree Cottage, 3 night stay for the price of two nights.  Accommodation specials, midweek packages and weekend standby rates at hideaway B&Bs and accomodation in the Byron Bay - Gold Coast region. 

6 May, 2019Updated European Discovery updated editorial and added external link, and added external link to  Walk of Remembrance and Centaur Memorial

22 April, 2019 Updated Family friendly and Small Group Accommodation includes holiday lodgings suitable for groups of 6 - 20 people. This accommodation may offer facilties and services suitable for children, like a playground and swimming pool, wet weather toys and games, and/or recreation or games room.   Directory listings updated with Gold Coast Hinterland Tree Houses listing for Austinville in the Gold Coast hinterland.

22 April, 2019 Updated Big Volcano Art Shop updated with two new works from Jason Asher:  Burrajum Falls in the Gold Coast hinterland, and Fingal Head - Giant's Causeway and Cook Island.

15 March, 2019 Updated Big Volcano Byron Bay guide external links to Byron Shire web site, and new link to Planeta Byron Bay guide.

Updated Transportation: Scheduled and Charter for Northern Rivers NSW and Gold Coast QLD, with new airline and airport details.

13 February, 2019 If you like the images you see here on the Big Volcano web site, please check out our shop on Redbubble.  There you'll find some of the images we use, along with more local images, ranging from botanical studies through to landscapes, seascapes and more.

They're available as wall art, t-shirts, womens apparel, phone skins and laptop cases, stationery, bags and more!

9 February, 2019 Updated Midweek and Weekend Specials, Fig Tree Retro Studio is offering 1 Night Free. Pay for Two, Stay for 3.  Surrounded by nature on 6 private acres of lush greenery, Fig Tree Retro Studio is ideal for a couple or solo adventurer, looking for a funky retreat in a secluded location, just 5 minutes drive to Pottsville Beach. Valid February-April 2019,  terms apply.

Updated Big Volcano Accommodation guides for Boutique Accommodation, Couples Only Accommodation, Holiday Apartments, High Rise units, Condominiums, Holiday Units, Flats and Townhouses, Mid Range Accommodation ~ $150 - $250 per night, and Studio Apartments, Self Catering Units.

January 22, 2019 NEW! Check out our new Redbubble Art and Product shop at Sunrise Coast & Country, offering original photographic images and original art works, with more to come.

2018

3 December, 2018 NEW! Have you checked out the Big Volcano Visitor Guide blog?  We're now posting daily or every other day, currently with Big Volcano web site content summaries, and selected photos from our Instagram channel, along with other info. that appeals to us.

30 November, 2018Updated Bonalbo and Tabulam Visitor Guide and Campgrounds directory with Mallanganee Campground details.  Wilderness Retreats directory updated with former retreats now out of business, removed.

28 November, 2018NEW! Greenhills Caravan Park, Murwillumbah. "Family owned caravan park with spacious sites suitable for tents, caravans, campers, small RVs and 5th wheelers only. Large rigs by arrangement. Choose from powered and unpowered sites, grass or double concrete slab.  Some also drive through.  Amenities block with plenty of hot water available.  $25 pn unpowered, $30 pn powered sites for 2 people."

16 November, 2018 Updated  Fig Tree Retro Studio description. "Surrounded by nature on 6 private acres of lush greenery, Fig Tree Retro Studio is ideal for a couple or solo adventurer, looking for a secluded location, but still just 5 minutes drive to Pottsville Beach.

Featuring recycled timbers and comfy retro style furnishings, it's fully self-contained with a kitchenette and queen bed, with ceiling fans, electric heater, an outdoor deck, and a garden area.  Bed and bath linen is provided, along with complimentary "Welcome Hamper" filled with breakfast goodies.  From $95 pn, 2 nights min."

13 November, 2018Updated Midginbil Hill EcoResort Weddings page updated with new wedding videos. "Country getaway weddings at Midginbil Hill EcoResort where all your family and friends get to stay and play for 3 or more days."

30 October, 2018 Updated Midweek and Weekend Specials, Mango Tree Cottage is offering a Complimentary Cheese Platter + Bottle of Wine with every stay in November 2018.  Also includes Booking.com deals for Byron Bay, Gold Coast hinterland, Kingscliff and Mount Tamborine.

28 October, 2018 NEW! We've updated our Artists, Designers & Studios directory, with more personally selected art products that you can purchase directly via RedBubble.   If you're looking for an iconic image of the Gold Coast or Byron Bay, that says "local", then check these out.

25 October, 2018 Updated Midginbil Hill EcoResort Weddings page updated. "Country getaway weddings at Midginbil Hill EcoResort where all your family and friends get to stay and play for 3 or more days."

10 October, 2018NEW! Houseboat Holidays, Boat and Yacht Charter.  We've got all known houseboat operators for the Northern Rivers and Gold Coast listed here, but now you can also check out other Australian houseboat holidays and river boat holiday options, including houseboat hire on the Murray River in NSW, as well as South Australia (SA) and the Northern Territory (NT) operators.

4 October, 2018 NEW! We've got an Art Shop.  We've updated our Artists, Designers & Studios directory with personally selected art products that you can purchase directly via RedBubble.

20 September, 2018Updated Midweek and Weekend Specials, Accommodation specials, overnight breaks, midweek packages and weekend standby rates at accomodation in the Byron Bay - Gold Coast region.  Already featuring Booking.com deals for Mount Tamborine and Byron Bay, it's been updated to include Booking.com deals for the Gold Coast and Kingscliff.

Updated   Honeymoons, Anniversaries, Romantic Holidays and Special Occasions.  Find Honeymoons, romantic honeymoon destinations, elopements, anniversaries, special occasions and romantic holiday accommodation.

Updated Boutique & Heritage Accommodation Whether it's old style elegance you're looking for, or laid back and funky accomodation, or maybe just an unusual and offbeat place to stay, it's probably here.

Updated  Couples Only Accommodation Find Honeymoons, romantic honeymoon destinations, elopements, anniversaries, special occasions and romantic holiday accommodation.

Updated Cottages, Holiday Houses and Bungalows, that are available for holiday rental are sole dwelling, self contained premises, usually single story, where guests have exclusive occupancy.

Updated Studio Apartments and Self Catering Units, are usually suited to couples or single travellers, and will offer open plan lounge, sleeping, kitchen or kitchenette area, and private or share bathroom facilities.

Updated  Fig Tree Retro Studio description. "Surrounded by nature on 6 private acres of lush greenery, Fig Tree Retro Studio is ideal for a couple or solo adventurer, looking for a secluded location, but still just 5 minutes drive to Pottsville Beach.

Featuring recycled timbers and comfy retro style furnishings, it's fully self-contained with a kitchenette and queen bed, with ceiling fans, electric heater, an outdoor deck, and a garden area.  Bed and bath linen is provided, along with complimentary "Welcome Hamper" filled with breakfast goodies.  From $95 pn."

For prior updates, see What's Old in Wollumbin? - 2018


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