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Introduction:

The scenic town of Murwillumbah is located on the Tweed River, inland from the coastal centres of Tweed Heads and Brunswick Heads.

The town's commercial centre extends along Murwillumbah Street and into Wollumbin Street which crosses over the Tweed River into Murwillumbah South where the railway station is located.

Murwillumbah is situated within a rich agricultural region, surrounded by sugar cane farms, banana plantations and grazing land.

In the distance to the west of town is the towering peak of Mount Warning, surrounded by the World Heritage listed Wollumbin National Park. Access to the mountain peak is via a 4½ kilometre walk which is steep and rocky in sections.

 
Attractions:

Tweed River Regional Museum
With branches in Murwillumbah, Uki and Tweed Heads, it features dynamic and innovative exhibitions of the history, people and places of the Tweed Valley

Art & culture:

Tweed River Art Gallery
Serving a region populated by many artists and craftspeople, the gallery features displays, touring exhibits, a cafe and gift shop

Parks, gardens & trails:

Wollumbin National Park
Surrounding the towering extinct volcanic peak of Mount Warning, this park encompasses the ancient forests of this fertile area
Mebbin National Park
This park forms part of the rim of the Mt Warning volcano with eucalypt and rainforests

Festivals & events:

Tweed Banana Festival
Showcasing the agricultural links of the region with a carnival and street parade

Regional touring guides:

Tweed Tourism
A visitor's guide to the Tweed Region of the north-eastern corner of NSW

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