Things to See and Do
Featured Things to See and Do
Distance is calculated point-to-point. If landmarks, waterways or rivers are nearby, the distance may be further by road.
Longworth & Memorial Parks
Longworth Park and Memorial parks are situated just 500m from BIG4 Karuah Jetty. There's a netted swimming area, wrap-around jetty, children's play ground as well as BBQ's and picnic areas all on the riverfront with the historic Karuah Bridge in the back-drop
The Karuah Centre is Karuah's local visitor information centre and community hub. Here you'll find intriguing pre-loved nick nacks, hand made art and crafts as well as local and regional information.
Karuah Historical Walk
Karuah is steeped in history, dating back to early European settlement and the boom of the timber trade. There are still original buildings and significant sites located around the town with information points for visitors to discover. Call in to the Karuah Centre for all the info on our history points in town and much more!
Karuah RSL & Bowling Club
Karuah RSL & Bowling Club is just a short stroll from the park or you can give them a call for a courtesy pick up from our park! Bingo, Raffles and Live entertainment is on offer regularly - visit their website to check what's on this week! Bridgeview Restaurant serves a delectable array of modern Chinese and Australian meals. Watch out for their specials board and seafood buffet on Tuesdays!
Karuah is still home to many Oyster leases and is a hub for fresh locally grown oysters. Some of our local oyster farmers sell direct to the public and are within an easy walk or drive to their door!
Medowie Macadamia Farm & Cafe
Just a short 20 minute drive to the Medowie Macadamia Farm & Cafe and you'll be in foodie heaven! Home made delicious cakes, tarts and sweets. Locally grown Macadamia nuts and all sorts of Macadamia infused products such as soaps, cooking oils, cosmetics and gourmet delights! Open daily from 9am to 5pm!
Oyster & Timber Festival - Karuah
on 20 October, 2018
In October the annual Oyster & Timber festival will be held in Karuah, featuring wood-chopping demonstrations, market stalls, fairs and of course Oysters!!
Lost Highway Bluegrass Music Festival - Karuah
from 23 March, 2018 to 25 March, 2018
Yeee haaa! Karuah Bluegrass music festival is an absolute blast! With bands travelling from overseas and interstate this is one whacky weekend full of live entertainment and great times! Watch out for the 2018 festival - set to be bigger and better than previous year's we're all hanging on the edge of our Dobro's & Mandolin's to see what next year's line up will be!
from 14 April, 2018 to 08 December, 2018
Run on the 2nd Saturday of each month between February and December is the Medowie Markets. Located at the Bull N Bush between 8.00am and 12.30pm. With heaps of diverse stalls providing a broad range of goods.