The Clarence River – a haven for water skiing
Discover the Clarence River, voted Australia’s best river for water skiing, like never before with a thrilling adventure during your stay at Big River Holiday Park & Ski Lodge.
One of Australia’s largest and most majestic waterways, the Clarence River has been voted the country’s best river for water-skiing. Visitors travel from all over the world to explore the landscape and lifestyle that the Clarence has to offer.
Your passion for water-sports can be fully realised during your stay at Big River Holiday Park and Ski Lodge, with opportunities for water-skiing, wake-boarding, boating and more. Head out onto the broad waters of the mighty Clarence and discover this beautiful attraction.
Water ski accommodation
Does sitting around a fire by night and boating by day sound like your idea of a holiday?
Big River Holiday Park and Ski Lodge has a unique relaxed and friendly atmosphere; with visiting families and young adults sharing a passion for water sports. After your day out on the fresh water the kids can take advantage of the jumping pillow, the tennis court or pool while you soak up the beautiful views of the Clarence River.
Plus, the park has a camp kitchen, convenience store, petrol station, ice and gas so you won’t even need to visit town – everything you need is in the one spot. Guest facilities »
We look forward to welcoming you!
At Big River Holiday Park & Ski Lodge we offer a range of comfortable and affordable accommodation all conveniently located on the banks of the Clarence River and a short drive from Grafton Town centre. If you love water-sports and would like to combine your passion with an escape to the wide-open spaces of the beautiful Clarence Valley countryside then Big River Holiday Park & Ski Lodge is the place for you.
At Big River Holiday Park you’ll enjoy a riverside escape where you can enjoy a relaxed atmosphere only a few minutes from Grafton. Guest facilities include a swimming pool, tennis courts, jumping pillow for the kids, large grass areas and modern, clean facilities. With ample camping room, a range of affordable accommodation options, and plenty of things to see and do. The park has a camp kitchen, convenience store, petrol station, ice and gas– everything you need is in the one spot!
You’ll never be short of things to discover at Big River. From the moment you wake up to the amazing waterfront views, you’ll face endless options — stroll along the grassy shoreline, relax with some estuary fishing, take a boat out onto the river, go bird-watching, take a swim in our outdoor pool, challenge yourself to a game of tennis, light up our public BBQ.
Because of our central location, we are also only a short drive away from many of Grafton’s attractions, including the Golf Club, the Racetrack, and Susan Island Nature Reserve.
Plus, the Big River Holiday Park & Ski Lodge is surrounded by a hub of annual activities, with some events, like the Grafton Bridge to Bridge Ski Race and the beautiful Jacaranda Festival, attracting visitors from all around the country.