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For a lookout this has some of the most picturesque views you will find anywhere.
The mouth of the Nambucca river where it hits the sea and Warrel Creek. All meeting in one spot and the beach stretching out all the way to Scots head...More
During Winter months, Whale-Watching is a favourite pastime from Captain Cook Lookout. The wide panoramas overlooking Shelly Beach Boat Ramp and down onto the V-Wall and entrance of the Nambucca River are without comparison. Very photogenic!
This is an easy drive from the town centre- no steep, windy roads like other lookouts!!! Free parking at the top, bins and covered seats if you need to rest. One view faces out to sea, the other over the river. All showing beautiful turquoise...More
Captain Cook's Lookout gives you great views over Shelly Beach as well as over the entrance of the Nambucca River towards Scotts Head and South West Rocks. Great place to go to watch the sunrise or sunset as well as watching the whale migration along...More
With the increase in whale numbers, Captain Cooks Lookout at Nambucca Heads is a very good spot to watch them as they travel up the coast to warmer waters. Yesterday many pods were seen about 500 metres of the point blowing and breaching, I guess...More