Things to See and Do in Armidale

Whilst staying in Armidale, take the time to visit our unique attractions, both natural and man made.

Situated in the centre of the Waterfall Way the city of Armidale is surrounded by some of the state's finest national parks and spectacular water fall gorge country - ideal for bushwalking, trout fishing, abseiling, horse riding and canoeing. If you're travelling the Waterfall Way, Cedar Lodge Motel can provide you with a convenient accommodation base as we're right in the middle of these spectacular falls. Why not take a helicopter flight over the falls country, we can arrange it for you.

Armidale is ideally located mid-way between Sydney and Brisbane on the New England Highway and just over two hours drive to the coast. Our region also boasts some of the most scenic short drives and fine wineries to make an enjoyable stop over. The city is home to many immaculately preserved historic buildings and cathedrals. If architecture and history interest you, why not book the FREE guided heritage tour on a courtesy bus, and see all those majestic buildings up close. How good is that?? Be sure ask us to book your spot on the bus when booking your accommodation.

Armidale is home to the University of New England - Australia's oldest regional university, the New England Regional Art Museum, and some of Australia's finest private schools. The city and surrounds are graced with elegant cathedrals, churches, historic monuments, heritage buildings and fascinating museums and galleries.

Cedar Lodge Motel is proud to be a financial supporter of New England Regional Art Museum. They have a fine facility with over $40 Million in art and a great coffee shop. Has to be a must see when in Armidale. To take a look at their website.

Take a look at our suggested self drive itineraries and make a day of it.

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Gostwyck Chapel, Armidale
Ebor Falls