In the heart of the stunning Manning Valley, is the charming town of Taree. Not only is Taree in a prime location by the Manning River, and home to historical buildings, delicious restaurants, and fantastic accommodation options, but it is also the perfect base to explore the incredible surrounding area.

The marvellous Manning River offers plenty of enjoyable activities, including fishing, kayaking, jet-skiing, boating, rowing and scenic walks. Spend a delightful morning on the tranquil water, before enjoying a lovely picnic in the neighbouring parkland in gorgeous surroundings.

The Taree Heritage Walk is a fascinating 5KM self-guided walk, divided into the eastern walk and the western walk, showcasing 20 local places of historic interest. Allow around 2.5 hours to see intruiging places including Fotheringham Park, Taree Court House, Manning River Times Office, several stunning churches, and much more.

As the major commercial centre of the Manning Valley, Taree has plenty to offer those in need of some retail therapy, with a variety of boutiques, clothing stores, gift shops, antique stores, and speciality shops.

Whilst Taree itself is excellent, it’s also worth allowing some time to venture out of the town. Scenic drives will deliver you to spectacular national parks, beautiful wineries, a spectacular waterfall, and local farmland.

After a long day of exciting adventures in and around Taree, there's no better way to spend an evening than dining on fresh local produce. Choose from an array of cafes, pubs, and restaurants serving up tasty, locally produced meat, vegetables, and seafood.