The extensive old-growth forest of Fortis Creek is a refuge for threatened animals and plants and the landscape of dense forest and ancient trees will delight nature lovers. There are no facilities, but you can enjoy bushwalking, swimming, picnicking or birdwatching. The park has extensive areas of blackbutt, bloodwood, spotted gum, grey gum, needlebark, stringybark and ironbark. Threatened animals living in the park include koalas, common bent-wing bats and great pipistrelles.
Arcola is a State heritage house that is presented with historical furnishings and decor. Beautiful and comfortable, friendly and exotic Arcola is ideal for short or longer visits. Arcola B&B sits on the banks of the Clarence river opposite the magical Susan Island. Gourmet breakfasts from fresh local produce served on the verandah in season overlooking the river.