Hiking, nature trails, swimming, geocaching, bushwalking, animal spotting, mountain biking, trail running, fishing, or bird watching – however you wish to explore and interact with nature, you’re sure to find it here at Carawirry. Or for those who prefer to relax and unwind indoors, we can arrange an indulgent massage or a therapeutic yoga lesson in the privacy of your cabin.

Local Attractions

Renowned for its breathtaking mountains, dense forests, and riverside villages, and located in the leafy heart of the NSW Hunter Region, Carawirry lies at the foothills of the surrounding Barrington Tops National Park, and just a short drive from the picturesque township of Dungog Shire.

With so many events and activities happening in the area, you’ll never be bored. Whether you’re a history buff, nature lover, antique hunter, art admirer, curious foodie or craft beer enthusiast, you’ll find something to tickle your fancy in our neck of the woods.

Dining Out in Dungog

There are restaurants, cafes, clubs & pubs in Dungog, a 20-minute drive from Carawirry. Some of our favourite local places to go for a nice meal are:

Settlers Arms: Delicious tapas and a lá carte meals with a focus on produce and products from the Hunter Region.

Tinshed Brewery:  Microbrewery and reasonably priced Australian pub-grub menu to complement the craft beer brewed onsite. The cheeseburger comes highly recommended!

Flying Duck: Open for dinner from 6 pm and lunch on weekends, this trendy and modern spot offers tapas, an lá carte menu, Schnitzels and pizzas.  You must try their famous honey mustard glazed duck breast – it’s drool-worthy!

Long Room Café: Simple but delicious and freshly-made sandwiches, wraps and country fare. A lovely spot for lunch or coffee and cake.

Exploring in Dungog

Barrington Tops Tourism: Bushwalking, mountain biking, exploring, hiking, spectacular nature, waterfalls, swimming –  these are just a few of the fun adventures you can have in the World Heritage-listed rainforests of Barrington Tops National Park, located along the northern boundary of Carawirry. Don’t forget to pack a picnic too!

NSW State ForestThe perfect place for hikers, bushwalkers, trail runners and wannabe explorers. Take only photographs. Leave only footprints. Make only memories.

Check out the calendar of events to see what’s happening in our region when visit.