The first land grant in this area was in 1875. and then upgraded to a village in 1893
Tuncurry has gone though a few name changes since 1875 when the first land grant was established, and was originally called North Shore, then North Forster, and now its known as "Tuncurry", meaning "plenty of fish"
NSW. Free Camping, Caravan Parks, Visitor Centres, and Sightseeing
Australia is blessed with many free camping locations across the nation. And NSW is no exception, we have over 90 free camps listed in our online database.
We also have over 30 Caravan Parks listed. So finding a place to camp for a nigt or two won't be a problem. It's also a good idea to pop into a Visitor Centre, to gain an insight into what places are worthy of spending some time. We have over 300 Rest Areas listed, but I'm sure there are others that we don't have in our database. Also we havn't forgotten those of you who travell with pets. We have over 300 places you can take your dog to legally.
If you know of a place that is not already listed. You can add it yourself, or ask the admin to do it for you. This way we an share Australia, with those willing to go and explore it.