Tweed Heads is a town located on the Tweed River in north eastern New South Wales. It is part of the Tweed Shire and sits adjacent to the Twin Town of Coolangatta on the Queensland border minutes drive from Coolangatta Airport.
John Oxley discovered the Tweed Valley in 1823 and declared “The scenery here exceeded anything I have previously seen in Australia."
Tweed City has commercial and industrial areas supported by local community services including The Tweed Hospital and Centro Tweed. The township has a laid back atmosphere and was and still is a haven for retiree’s.
However, due to its proximity to the Gold Coast, Tweed Heads has shared an economy based predominantly on tourism.
Embraced by stunning golden beac...