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What's New in the Big Volcano?


January 16, 2024Updated  Accommodation categories including Couples Only, Family and Small Group Accommodation, and  Farmstays, Host Farms and Ranches, Farm Holidays categories. affilate links also checked.


October 25, 2023 Updated  Transportation Services: Scheduled and Charter. Added Byron Solat Train to public transport options.

October 16, 2023 Updated  Backpacker and Youth Hostels accommodation directory.  Affiliate links checked, with descriptions and photos updated, directory listings also checked.  Please note, since the global pandemic in 2020, and two flood events in 2021 and 2022, many backpacker hostels and budget accommodations in the region have closed,.

October 13, 2023 Updated  Accommodation categories including Couples Only, Boutique and Heritage Accomodaiton, Eco Lodges, Rainforest Retreats and Nature Retreats, School Camps and Outdoor Education Centres, Camping Grounds, Caravan and Holiday Parks, and Conference Venues and Corporate Retreats categories.

October 10, 2023 Updated  Transportation Services: Scheduled and CharterNorthern Rivers NSW and Gold Coast QLD transportation services, including scheduled coach, train and airlines, and public transport services.  Listings for airlines updated with Bonza domestic servie added, and other airlines details checked.

September 18, 2023  Updated Couples Only accommodation, Farmstay accommodation and Family and Group accommodation with new listing for Mariefields Homestead.  "Mariefields offers secluded accommodation in a fully self contained 6 bedroom modern Australiana decorated farmhouse, with a large separate Banquet Barn which can accommodate up to 20 persons by arrangment.  4x King brms, 2x single brms, full kitchen, cosy lounge, and expansive verandahs offer all the room you'll want to enjoy the serenity with family and friends."

August 30, 2023  Updated  Couples Only accommodation with new listing for Limpinwood Lodge.  "Escape, and immerse yourself in the serenity of a Limpinwood Lodge chalet. With couples in mind, the fully equipped and secluded chalets allow you to relax, unwind and recharge, surrounded by rainforest."  Chillingham locality also updated.

July 26, 2023  Updated  National Parks of the Tweed Volcano Region  Advisories for Wollumbin National Park and Mt Warning Climb.

For prior updates, see What's Old in the Big Volcano? - 2022

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