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Shelter

One of the region's tastiest offerings, head here for generous lashings of entrees (like 'eat 'em whole' Clarence River school prawns) and sides like Brussels sprouts with cultured cream and mustard. Sit out...

Steak in Lennox Head

Beef & Beach

It's all in the name at this upstairs restaurant opposite the beach at the Lennox Hotel. The large decking area is the perfect place to combine wave watching and Wagyu, cooked on the Josper charcoal grill. Not a...

Cafe in Lennox Head

Penny Lane

Down the back of an arcade you'll find this hip, popular cafe turning out well-prepared food from a seasonal menu. Turn breakfast into dessert with French toast featuring smashed raspberries and vanilla bean...

Beach in Lennox Head

Seven Mile Beach

Long Seven Mile Beach starts at the township and stretches north. It's accessible to 4WDs, but you need a permit from the automated kiosk on Camp Drewe Rd (one day $15). The best place for a dip is the patrolled...

Cafe in Lennox Head

Willams St Kitchen & Bar

This airy cafe is part beachside kiosk (partial water views through the trees), part easy-going cafe with a large wooden deck for taking in the sea breeze. The all-day menu ranges from burgers to smoothie bowls...

Lake in Lennox Head

Lake Ainsworth

Lake Ainsworth

Lying just in-shore from the beach, this freshwater lake is tinged brown by tannins leeching from the tea trees along its banks. Don't fret: it's supposedly beneficial to the skin.

Viewpoint in Lennox Head

Pat Morton Lookout

This lookout on Lennox Head itself, immediately south of the turn-off to the town, is a great spot for whale watching in winter.