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Best things to do in Darawank

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Cafe
“Fantastic for breaky, lunch or dinner. Delicious Indonesian cuisine. Funkyn street side cafe.”
27 locals recommend
Bar
“Great Pizza and Pasta, dine in or take away. They also have a cute little bar :)”
20 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Grocery shopping at Aldi, Coles and Woolworths. Bunnings is also located at the centre.”
19 locals recommend
Cafe
“Overlooking beautiful Smiths Lake, small childrens play park nearby, boat and catamaran hire. Public BBQs and amenities.”
24 locals recommend
Establishment
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“Amazing new Lake View Gallery now free to the public. Great food and spectacular terrace views of Wallis Lake. Perfect club venue inside or outside on the lawns at the lakes edge.”
21 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Short drive through the Wallinghat National Park. Views are north over Wallis Lake, Forster and towards Port Macquarie on a clear day. Aerial views are amazing. Picnic tables only. Check fuel and take picnic food.”
8 locals recommend
Food
“The kingfisher café is located at Blueys beach and offers a relaxed bush atmosphere. Specialising in modern Australian cuisine and gluten free options ”
9 locals recommend
Cafe
“Contemporary café with a multi- cuisine menu great for families and groups ”
4 locals recommend
Liquor Store
“Boutique cellar with a wide range of wine, beer, spirits and antipasto supplies. ”
9 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Awesome beach cafe, fast service and great food. Cafe style dining while overlooking main Beach Forster where you can sit back and watch the kids play or swim on the beach in front of you.”
16 locals recommend
Route
“Amazing views of both Elizabeth beach and Shelly’s Beach. Seven Mile beach trail 2.5kms. Return via Wallis lakeside trail 7kms (Moderate to steep grade) ”
1 local recommends
Food
“Pacific Palms seafood offers a wide variety of the freshest seafood on the coast ”
1 local recommends
Gym
“My favourite place to be for some me time. During your stay do a Yoga class with Sarah Downs overlooking Smith's Lake. Saturday 7am & 9am Monday & Thursday 9am Check the website for up to date classes.”
1 local recommends
Food
“Great local Butcher just a short walk up the road. Fantastic quality meat and good range. Topi Open Range eggs also available.”
2 locals recommend
Store
“Amazing gifts and artifacts from around the world on display in this gorgeous little coffee and cake shop. No meals only morning and afternoon tea with a spot of gift shopping.”
9 locals recommend
Establishment
“Our local supermarket open 7-7pm everyday. Paul & Trish cater for holiday makers with a great variety of eat in fresh meals, meat and fruit & vege. Fresh pizzas and wide variety of gourmet food items to purchase and take home if you feel like dining in. You can walk to our local shops just at the end of our street!”
6 locals recommend