Dorrigo, a small town on the waterfall way, is located on the northern tablelands, in northern new south wales, Australia. The town is part of Bellingen local government area. It is approximately 580 kilometres (360 mi) north of the state capital, Sydney via the pacific highway, and 60 kilometres (37 mi) west from the coastal city of Coffs harbour. The town is situated on the Dorrigo plateau near the new England escarpment, which is part of the great dividing range. Dorrigo is 731 metres (2,398 ft) above sea level. At the 2016 census, Dorrigo had a population of 1,042 people.

Images around Dorrigo NSW- 2453

Around Dorrigo NSW 2453

Our Picks on what to Do in Dorrigo NSW

Dorrigo National Park

Dangar Falls

Sky Walk - Dorrigo Mountain NSW

Dorrigo Agricultural Show

Dorrigo Easter Arts Exhibition

Dorrigo Folk and Bluegrass Festival

Our Picks on where to Stay in Dorrigo NSW

MossGrove Bed and Breakfast

Lookout Mountain Retreat

Heritage Hotel Motel Dorrigo

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Dorrigo NSW

North Dorrigo Restaurant

Food Angel Cafe Dorrigo NSW

Canopy Cafe

Shopping in Dorrigo NSW

Community Services  

Dorrigo Visitor Information Centre
36 Hickory Street,

Bellingen Shire Council NSW
33 Hyde Street,

Dorrigo Police Station NSW
2 Bielsdown Street,

Dorrigo Multi Purpose Service
Beech Street,

Dorrigo Swim Centre
Hickory St,

Location Information 

  • Elevation: 731 m (2,398 ft)
  • Population: 1,042
  • State electorate(s): Oxley
  • Federal Division(s): Cowper
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

Bellingen NSW 2454 (29.8 km, 31 mins)
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450 (65 km, 1 hr )
Acknowledgement of Country

Dorrigo NSW is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s. acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.