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Grafton

Grafton
Grafton

One of Australia’s most beautiful provincial cities, Grafton is renowned for its Jacaranda trees, graceful old buildings, sporting and cultural facilities, and its
location on the banks of the Clarence River.

As the thriving commercial hub of the Clarence Valley, Grafton has a range of quality accommodation including motels, B&B;'s, self-contained apartments,
hotels and caravan parks. There is great shopping, award-winning restaurants and smorgasbord of entertainment from the many pubs and clubs.
Outdoors, every turn reveals a stunning vista. Manicured gardens glow with seasonal blossoms and, throughout the year, Grafton’s stately streets and
parks host festivals and community celebrations that attract thousands of visitors.

One of Australia’s most majestic waterways, the Clarence River is a dominant feature in Grafton’s landscape and lifestyle. Visitors travel from all over the world to compete in dragon boat, sail, and power boat racing, the Head of the River rowing regatta in December.



Visitors advised not to enter state forest

Fires Near Me show fire in Barcoongere State Forrest.

Local RFS has been battling a fire since 10am

Maree forced to calls it quits after 34 years

TIME CALLED: A diagnosis of multiple sclerosis has finally caught up with Maree McKenna who has worked at the South Grafton Ex-Servicemen's Club for 34 years. Her last day on the job is Friday.

A career through fire, flood and a 20-year battle with MS

Memorial board race not held for first time since 2009 tragedy

ON HIATUS: Competitors in last year's Jacob Lollback Memorial Board Race stand for a minute's silence before they hit the surf.

"It was a good time to call time and go out on a good note"

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