EcoPoint Resorts have three properties in New South Wales Murramarang on the south coast, Myall Shores on the mid-north coast and Angourie in Yamba on the north coast.
Getaway visited Murramarang Resort in the Murramarang National Park, which follows the southern coastline of New South Wales from Long Beach up to Merry Beach, near Ulladulla. It is surrounded by three state forests Kioloa, South Brooman and Benandarrah.
Mill Beach in the park is possibly the best but there are plenty to choose from. You will probably have to share the beach morning and evening with kangaroos, rabbits and bush turkeys.
There is a fantastic range of accommodation options 104 villas, spa villas, garden, forest and park villas, one and two-bedroom villas, rated from two to four stars, and 80 campsites ranging from unpowered, powered and ensuite. There is a large amenities block with showers and toilets, laundry, camp kitchen and barbecues.
Wooden cabins and bungalows with verandahs are surrounded by lush gardens and there is a barbecue area, a great place to meet other holidaymakers.
Couples, families, school groups, community and sporting clubs, conferences and weddings are catered for. Murramarang Resort has world-class eco facilities and activities. Eco Kids Clubs and nature activities keep the young occupied and there are rockpools and rock platforms to explore. Evening activities include karaoke, cabaret shows, line dancing or bopping to a live band by the pool.
The Flat Rock Brasserie serves wonderful food. Smoked salmon, avocado, lobster, strawberry coulis and plenty to satisfy the children's appetites.
Wasphead Bar is the place for cocktails. A barbecue is available for guests. They can purchase steak, chicken, sausages and fish from the resort. Price includes salads and a fruit platter.
Skippy's Snack Bar is perfect for light meals and snacks, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. There is also a kiosk which has basic supplies and bait.
Murramarang National Park is excellent for walking and cycling. Bicycles can be rented and maps are available at reception.
The first 100 Getaway viewers to call will have the chance to stay in one of EcoPoint Murramarang’s villas from $99 a night utilizing existing bedding for 4 people. This is available for July and August, 2007 and is subject to availability.