Crystal Creek is only ten minutes from the centre of Murwillumbah but a million miles away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life ~ feel like you're in the middle of nowhere and enjoy the peace and quiet of the country air and spectacular views to the mountains and rainforests of Northern NSW, Australia.
Crystal Creek is considered one of the most picturesque areas in the Tweed, with spectacular views from Mt Warning to the Springbrook Range it was named for the semi precious stones found in the creek that runs through the area. In Upper Crystal Creek you'll find a range of accommodation ~ from rainforest bungalows to luxury hilltop retreats with spectacular views in every direction.
Crystal Creek was first settled by Europeans searching for Red Cedar in the mid 19th Century. Nowadays it's well known for the broad range of available tourist accommodation, as well as Crystal Creek fruit barn ~ a great place to drop by for a coffee, afternoon tea or to pick up some fresh local produce.
Two minutes from the Fruit Barn you'll find Crystal Creek Miniatures and Palmdale Stud. With more than 100 miniature animals, Crystal Creek Miniatures is a unique and fun tourist attraction for the whole family.
An informative and interesting guided tour enables people of all ages to experience first-hand the amazing miniature horses, cows, donkeys and other animals on this working stud farm. See them, pat them and you will love them!
Stay for lunch at the Crystal Creek Miniatures Rainforest Verandah Café. Overlooking the peaceful waters of Crystal Creek, the café provides the perfect setting to enjoy morning or afternoon tea or a light lunch.
An abundance of native fish, turtles and eels live in the Creek just by the Rainforest Café, encouraged there by a feeding program. Turtle food can be purchased on-site so you can enjoy feeding them yourself.
Crystal Creek is one of the most beautiful parts of the Tweed to base yourself for your longer stay in the Northern Rivers region. Offering everything from an internationally awarded eco-tourist retreat, B&B's and self contained cottages to family accommodation and 4WD Camp School, you're sure to find something to your taste in Crystal Creek whether for a quick getaway or a longer stay.
The Tweed Valley
is an area of such vast natural beauty that you should be sure to plan to stay for more than just a few days in order to see as much as possible.
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Crystal Creek is only 10 minutes from Murwillumbah in the rainforest area of northern New South Wales, Australia.