Getting There


Grow Your Own is held on Harry Elliott Oval, Beach Street in Tuncurry on the Mid North Coast of NSW.


The drive is around three hours north of Sydney and one hour and a half from Newcastle. Take the Pacific Highway and turn off at Failford Road follow along until you hit The Lakes Way and take a left.

If you are coming from the south the drive is around one hour and 30 minutes from Port Macquarie, around three hours from Coffs Harbour and just under six from Byron. Take the Pacific Highway and take The Lakes Way exit on the left.

Once on The Lakes Way follow the road to Tuncurry. Take a left a North Street and another left on Beach Street, follow the road until you reach the sign-posted car parking. Then walk on in to Grow Your Own.

Limited parking will be available - we encourage festival-goers to take the event buses or ride-share to the event.


From Sydney Central Station catch the 100 towards Fingal Bay Shops (Coach Bay 7) and get off at Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide Street. From there catch the 151 towards Taree and get off at Forster Coach Stop, Little Street.

Greyhound Australia runs buses from Sydney, Byron Bay, Brisbane, the Gold Coast, Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie to Taree.


The nearest airports are in Taree (40 minutes drive), Port Macquarie (one hour and 15 minutes drive) and Newcastle (one hour and 30 minutes drive). The nearest train station is in Taree where Countrylink services arrive from Sydney and Newcastle.


Event buses will be available.


The event is a close walk from Tuncurry accommodation and the main street. When walking along Manning Street in Tuncurry turn off onto the Beach Street and follow the street until you reach the festival.