Woodburn – Southern Gateway to the Rainforest Way
Woodburn is a delightful and peaceful town situated next to the Richmond River. The town is well known to regular travellers on the Pacific Highway as a junction town, with roads leading from Woodburn to Evans Head, Broadwater and Ballina to the east, Coraki and Casino to the west and Lismore and Alstonville to the north.
Woodburn is located on the Pacific Highway in the North Coast region of NSW, 11 km west of Evans Head.
620 in town and 1500 in surrounding areas.
Warm to very hot conditions in summer and mild to cool conditions in winter.
The river has always been an important part of life in Woodburn. It is an excellent focal point for recreational water sport activities including rowing, sailing, swimming, fishing and water skiing.
The riverside beach, park and picnic facilities established by the Apex Club, provide the perfect spot to relax for an hour or a day while the nearby Bundjalung and Broadwater National Parks are just a short drive away.
Be sure to stop in at the Woodburn Visitor Information Centre for a local’s perspective and to find out more about what Woodburn has to offer or for more information before you arrive, go to the Woodburn Chamber of Commerce's website at: