Situated alongside the bustling Bruxner Highway and approximately 40 Km west of Casino tucked below the western slopes of the Richmond Range of NSW sits the quiet and quaint rural village of Mallanganee.
Acquiring its name from the local indigenous community, the Bundjalung People, Mallanganee means Place of Tall Pines, a row of which can be conveniently viewed along Deep Creek Road: turnoff 200m before the western entrance to the
With a general store, post office, mechanic, service station, pub, cafe, hairdresser, French restaurant and more, this small community of 150 has something to offer passersby and those who wish to stay a little longer
Mallanganee offers visitors an inexpensive place to relax and unwind in a peaceful rural setting. From bull rides and campdrafts to dances and star gazing, there’s sure to be something for everyone to enjoy. The annual Mallanganee Campdraft is the towns biggest event attracting competitors from around the country for a 3 day extravaganza. The event is supported by many local businesses and charity organisations such as the Lions Club.
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For all Malanganee has to offer, the breathtaking scenery has to be the crowning glory. From lush pastures to tranquil rainforests, this rural community certainly has it all.
Perched high above the township you’ll find the Mallanganee lookout, where you can experience unhindered views to Mount Warning in the north to the Gibraltar Range to the west, and just about everything in between. On a clear night you can catch the lights of seaside towns and villages.
Adjacent to the lookout is Cambridge Plateau, which also offers stunning views and a nice secluded picnic area in a picturesque rain forest.
Enjoy a stroll through the village admiring some of the local attractions, monuments and turn of the century buildings. Stop by the town park where you can have a picnic lunch while the children play on the well maintained playground equipment. All in a welcoming and scenic surrounds.
Many of the local businesses will greet you with open arms and welcome you as a local, offering friendly advice on what’s on and how to get there.