Ettalong Beach Tourist ResortBuilt for the Leisure Traveler in Mind
The Ettalong Beach Tourist Resort is a Mediterranean style beach resort with a choice of fine dining experiences around the resort. You can dine alfresco, eat at cafes, take in a wonderful movie at the Cinema Paradiso, relax in the spa and Roman baths and visit the village markets. There are pristine waters just across the street from the tourist resort. Ettalong can be reached by ferry from the mainland. They even have an outdoor cinema as well.
Visit the Beef and Barramundi Restaurant, an evening restaurant. It is like a steak house and beach cocktail hour all in one. The La Fiamma is an authentic wood fired pizza restaurant available for lunch and dinner. The Gandhi Indian Restaurant is open in the evenings and has authentic North Indian cuisine. Ettalong Pizza and Pasta is open in the evening and serves classic Italian food.
There are many activities to enjoy while staying at the resort. It is located 100 meters from the beach and is parallel to the entrance channel to Brisbane waters. It is only a short walk to the Ettalong central business district and the Palm Beach Ferry Warf. You can get there from Sydney after only 90 minutes. There is a train station that can get you there or a bus.
Other things to do at the Ettalong Beach Tourist Resort include spending time at the rejuvenation spa. Make an appointment for a facial, massage, waxing, tinting, food treatments, and stress management programs that reduce stress. Walk along the markets and buy food and souvenirs. There is a tour of the Ettalong Markets that helps you maneuver them better.
Visit the Australian Reptile Park and its daily wildlife shows. See historical memorabilia and see the areas biggest crocodile. There are themed visits and a walk with Hugo, the giant Galapagos tortoise. Theres also the Tree Top Adventure Park that consists of 6 adventures to do along the trees of the area. Its great for families and kids.
There is the Ken Duncan Photographic Gallery, who is the master of the panoramic landscape photography in Australia. There is a thirty theatrette area from which to view the pieces.
Then take a river cruise, called the Palm Beach and Hawkesury River Cruise. It is open seven days a week and begins at Palm Beach. You cruise along pristine beaches and native landscape on Lion Island on the northern beaches of Sydney. You get to see the Palm Beach Lighthouse, have a light meal and return to Ettalong.
Book a Riverboat Postman Cruise seven days a week. This is an experience of the traditional river life, gliding over grassy water boats and traditional ferries. This is a working service that has served the community since 1910. It is also a mail truck, a milk truck and a passage for groceries and newspapers for people living in the area.
At the Ettalong Beach Tourist Resort, there are many different things to do for adults and families. It is a great place to spend a week or so in the Australian sunshine.