Solitary Islands Aquarium
On weekends this small aquarium belonging to Southern Cross University's Marine Science Centre is open to the public. Touch tanks and...
Diggers is popular with surfers, with swells averaging 1m to 1.5m. Access is via a turn off from the highway near the Big Banana.
East Coast Surf School
A particularly female-friendly outfit run by former pro surfer Helene Enevoldson.
The massive inner beer garden gives a good indication of how much this place kicks off in summer. Pool competitions, live music, quiz...
One of the few eateries along motel-cluttered Ocean Pde, O.P 81 has modern decor, tasty food, serious coffee and a big front deck.
351 Pacific Hwy · interesting places nearby
Big Banana information
Built in 1964 the Big Banana started the craze for ‘Big Things’ in Australia. Admission is free, with charges for associated attractions such as ice skating, toboggan rides, minigolf, the waterpark, plantation tours and the irresistibly named 'World of Bananas Experience'.