Celebrate the best of life on the beautiful NSW North Coast

Coastbeat is a community that celebrates the best of life on our beautiful NSW North Coast. Written by locals for locals, we love telling stories, getting lost, uncovering treasures, sharing the good stuff and enriching lives. Thanks for joining us. Let's head north.



6 Aug 2020

In the colder months, we find ourselves hitting the snooze button and pulling up the covers rather than bouncing off out of bed for that morning workout. The cold and rain can be a killer, even for the most dedicated fitness fanatics. However, staying active during winter not only has a benefit on our physical[...]


Gowings Whale Trust

We established the Gowings Whale Trust to increase people’s knowledge, involvement and understanding of the Humpback Whale through public education.

100% of the proceeds from the GWT items go to fund selected research projects focused on the life, habits and ultimately preservation of this magnificent species.

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