Dog-friendly beach ideal for fishing, surfing or just enjoying a long beach walk watching the dolphins frolic.
Diamond Beach is a beautiful, six kilometre long beach, ideal for fishing, surfing or just enjoying a long beach walk watching the dolphins frolic in the waves. It's dog-friendly and you can even ride horses along it.
The peaceful atmosphere of the area makes you feel like you are miles from anywhere, when, in fact, you are only 10 minutes from the towns of Taree and Forster. At the far northern end of Diamond Beach you'll find Saltwater National Park, with Khappinghat Creek, Saltwater Point and Saltwater Beach.
Nearby Hallidays Point village in Black Head has a small shopping precinct, bowling club, pub, restaurants and takeaways. Black Head is also home one of the biggest markets in the Barrington Coast, Black Head Bazaar, which happens on the first Sunday of the month from September to May.