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Minjungbal Aboriginal Cultural Centre

Tweed Heads Historic Site

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Minjungbal Aboriginal Cultural Centre.

Getting there and parking

Minjungbal Aboriginal Cultural Centre is at the main entrance of Tweed Heads Historic Site.

To get there:

  • Turn onto Minjungbal Drive at South Tweed Heads from Pacific Highway
  • Turn right into Kirkwood Road, near Tweed City Shopping Centre, then continue to the car park at the end of the road before it turns right into Davey Street.

Road quality

  • Sealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather

Parking

Parking is available at Minjungbal Aboriginal Cultural Centre, including several designated disabled spots.

Best times to visit

There are lots of great things waiting for you in Tweed Heads Historic Site. Here are some of the highlights.

Spring

Great time for walking, with less mosquitos and lots of butterflies to see. Look out for the vivid blues of the blue triangle or blue mangrove butterflies.

Summer

Get away from the holiday crowds, and instead enjoy walking along the boardwalk and learning about Aboriginal culture.

Weather, temperature and rainfall

Summer temperature

Average

18°C and 30°C

Highest recorded

42.9°C

Winter temperature

Average

8°C and 22°C

Lowest recorded

-1.4°C

Rainfall

Wettest month

February

Driest month

September

The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

820.4mm

Facilities

Amenities

Toilets

  • Flush toilets

Picnic tables

Barbecue facilities

  • Gas/electric barbecues (free)

Carpark

Drinking water

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency + app before you visit, it helps emergency services locate you using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).

Accessibility

Disability access level - easy

This area is fully wheelchair-accessible.

Prohibited

Pets

Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

Minjungbal Aboriginal Cultural Centre

Operated by

  • Minjungbal Aboriginal Cultural Centre
  • Monday to Thursday, 10m to 3pm.
  • 07 5524 2109
  • 17 Kirkwood Road, Tweed Heads South NSW 2486

Park info

Visitor centre

Tweed Head Historical Site, Minjungbal Aboriginal Cultural Centre. Photo: NSW Government