Compare Cheap Flights from Sunshine coast to Taree, Australia
Get off the beaten track and buy flights to Taree with Webjet. Discover one of Australia’s lesser-known small towns in NSW!
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What can you do in Taree over the weekend?
Go to Ellenborough Falls
Located at Elands, the Ellenborough Falls is one of the longest single drop waterfalls in Australia. It's a top attraction in Manning Valley and well-worth visiting if you're considering purchasing return flights to Taree. There is a viewing platform at the top and steps that lead to the bottom of the valley. It ends at the base of the falls, allowing you to admire the full force of the waterfall up close. You can pack a picnic and spend an hour or two here. Otherwise, if you’re buying airfare to Taree over the weekend, there is a small kiosk selling snacks from Friday to Saturday between 10am to 4pm.
Go on a day trip to Wingham Brush Nature Reserve
Wingham Brush Nature Reserve is located in the nearby town of Wingham. It's home to the last remaining 10 hectares of floodplain rainforest in New South Wales. For nature lovers, it's worth buying cheap flights to Taree to spot the endangered grey-headed flying fox. The reserve is home to one of the largest permanent breeding groups. To increase your chances of seeing these critters, time your trip to the reserve for sunset. Usually, thousands of the flying foxes head out to begin hunting for their dinner.
Spend an afternoon at Harrington Beach
Harrington Beach is located in the fishing village of Crowdy Head. It's a popular spot for travellers buying cheap flights to Taree that love fishing, walking trails and beautiful ocean views. If you're visiting Taree with your family, there's the nearby Harrington Lagoon. It's a safe swimming spot for young children.
Go on a Manning Valley River cruise
Without a doubt, Manning River is the crowning jewel of Taree. The best way for visitors booking flights to Taree to experience its beauty is with a cruise. The cruises usually depart every day from Endeavour Wharf near Fotheringham Park. If you're not a boat person, there are hiking trails through Manning Valley. Brimbin Nature Reserve has a few walks, and you can hire a kayak to cruise past the mangrove-lined waterways.
End off your weekend trip to Taree with an adrenaline-inducing adventure. You can test your wits by jumping out of a plane and enjoy spectacular views of the coastline and Manning Valley as you return to the ground. These thrilling flights depart from Taree Airport (TRO), and you'll have an experienced instructor to make sure you're safe the entire time.
What are the best restaurants and cafes in Taree?
Raw Sugar Cafe
Need a caffeine fix after your flights to Taree land? Head on over to the quaint Raw Sugar Cafe. It's a popular place for tourists and locals alike. You'll find a decent cup of coffee as well as an array of food options. There are vegetarian dishes available, meals that kids will love and outdoor seating.
Bent on Food
Bent on Food is located in Wingham and is a quick nine-minute drive from Taree. It's an award-winning restaurant that specialises in crafting dishes from regional produce. There's a huge garden on the property, making it a popular choice for families buying cheap flights to Taree. The kids can entertain themselves and burn off some steam while you wait for your food to arrive.
The Sicilian Restaurant
The Sicilian Restaurant overlooks Manning River and is a top spot for locals in Taree. Here, you can experience the flavours of Sicily, which have been influenced by Italian, Greek, Persian and Spanish cuisine. The restaurant serves up delicious meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, making it a good place to visit no matter what time your flights to Taree arrive. If you're looking for a light snack, try the homemade banana bread, or for something more hearty, the meatball pasta is always a winner.
What is the best way to get around Taree?
Transport from Taree Airport (TRO)
Taree Airport (TRO) is only 7km from the city centre. All flights to Taree depart from Sydney with Fly Pelican. If you're travelling from elsewhere in Australia, you'll need to connect via Sydney. Once you arrive, the easiest way to get to your hotel is with a metered cab. You can pre-book a taxi once you’ve bought your tickets to Taree, or you can rent a vehicle when you arrive. Taxi prices are usually between $20 to $25.
Rent a car
You can't rely on public transport to get to the top attractions while in Taree, as the network is limited. When purchasing your return flights to Taree through Webjet, you can reserve a car at the same time. Alternatively, when your flights to Taree arrive at the airport, you can choose from what is available at the rental desks. By having your own set of wheels, you'll have more independence to explore the different regions of Manning Valley and the Great Lakes.