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The North Coast Regional Botanic Garden in Coffs Harbour welcomes all visitors.

This page provides accessibility information for visits to the Botanic Garden. 

Most areas are accessible by wheelchair, walker assist devices and strollers.

aerial photo of gardens

Parking and drop offs  

The car park has plans for three marked disability access spaces (Expected completion March 2024).

Toilets

Wheelchair accessible toilets are located at the front entrance and also by the path adjacent to the Village Green lawn area opposite the Glasshouse – about 700 metres from the entrance. 

Colour map of gardens.

Front entrance toilet block.

Central toilet block

Entering and exiting the Garden

The main entrance to the garden has a wide flat path with no steps.   An alternative emergency exit is the side service road meeting the main path in the centre of the garden. 

Main oathway.

Mobility Help

Electric buggies with driver/guides are available for internal transport along the main path for visitors with limited mobility. These must be booked in advance and a small fee applies with all proceeds supporting the garden. Book at the Information Centre and Shop (02) 6648 4188

Two wheelchairs are also available for free loan. We recommend pre booking of the wheelchairs by calling the Information Centre and Shop.   

Accessible Venues

All main garden areas are accessible including the Display meeting room in the entrance building, the Cottage meeting room, the front pavilion, Glasshouse, picnic areas, Sensory Garden, Lake and Japanese Garden, Chinese Pagoda and American garden area pavilion. That is, all of the venues for hire in the garden are accessible.  

Assistance animals

We welcome guide dogs, hearing dogs and assistance dogs in the Botanic Garden.

Accessibility Statement