Taree, 320 km north of Sydney, is the main service centre for the Manning River Valley, a rich dairying and timber region. There is a heritage walk that encompasses the historical buildings around the centre of the town, including St Paul's Church, the town's oldest building.
Fotheringham Park is home to the town's Herb and Sculpture Garden. A unique community project, this includes sculptured posts and a herb garden, free for anyone. One of the best ways to experience the Manning River is to take a river cruise, which depart from the wharves near Fotheringham Park.
The Manning Regional Art Gallery has an excellent collection focussing on Australian art from the 1930s to today.
the northern gateway to the town, you will find the Big Oyster. Another in
Australia's obsession with "Big Things", the Big Oyster is a restaurant
as well as a tribute to the vast oyster beds of the Manning River.
Twilight Caravan Park
Taree Caravan Park