TRANSPORT, PARKING, TIMES & LOCATION
Where is River Sounds?
River Sounds is held at the Bellingen Showgrounds located at the corner of Black St and Hammond St in North Bellingen.
Friday August 19, 2022: 5.00pm - 11.00pm
Saturday August 20, 2022: 12.00pm - 11.00pm
Sunday August 21, 2022: 12.00pm - 9.00pm
How to get to Bellingen
Bellingen is about halfway between Sydney and Brisbane, located 35km south west of Coffs Harbour.
We're a 15 minute drive west of the Pacific Highway on Waterfall Way. The Waterfall Way turnoff is a 20 minute drive south of Coffs Harbour.
Coffs Harbour airport is serviced by Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin and Fly Corporate.
Getting from the airport to Bellingen is easiest by car. Car hire can be arranged through Coffs Car Rentals or the major car hire services.
Countrylink runs two rail services daily from Sydney and Brisbane to Coffs Harbour and Urunga, about 20 minutes drive away. You’d need to arrange a private pickup or taxi to get to Bellingen.
Phone (02) 6655 2221. (Uber isn’t available in the area).
You can get to Bellingen by bus but this only runs once a day and involves changeovers so is a long journey.
Parking is available for Festival patrons at the Bellingen Showground, via Black St. If you are opting to drive and park at River Sounds we ask you to be respectful of local residential properties and park only in the designated parking area.
Additional car parking is available in Bellingen at the following car parks;
Lavender Bridge car park
Skate Park car park
Bellingen town car park (behind Diggers Tavern