EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC… Forest of Tranquility

Nestled in the heart of the Central Coast, just 1 hours drive from Sydney and 30 minutes to Newcastle. The Forest of Tranquility spans over 100 acres of virgin bush with an intact natural Australian Rainforest. With over 5km of walking tracks, pristine streams, diverse wildlife and flora. It is the ideal place to relax and spend a day in a surviving beautiful Australian Rainforest.

The Forest of Tranquility offers a variety of creative and educational programs with wellbeing, walks, talks & workshops throughout the year. With specialists in yoga, music, art therapy, sculpture, photography, ukulele, conservation, Permaculture  & Sustainability.

We have Tipi Accommodation for those who want to ‘Experience the Magic’ of the Rainforest overnight.  Tranquility High Tea is served Sundays (September to April) with bookings 2pm – 5pm. Tranquility Co – Op Melting Pot Artists provide live music, monthly Artisan Guest & Sculpture Trail tour with Emilia Krumm.


 Weekends : 10am – 4pm (last entry 2pm)

2016 Firefly Magic Twilight Festival Season – Nov/Dec 6-9pm….more info

Online Bookings ONLY with CASH payment on arrival. ALL information and instructions for Firefly Magic to be read BEFORE your visit.

OPEN 7 DAYS with Group Bookings. Weekdays ebookings only.

Firefly Magic Twilight Festival Season in November & December only.

Our facilities are available all year with confirmed email bookings.

We offer a variety of Workshops, Guided Tours, Educational and chill out weekends with Specialist Guides and Teachers. Our Picnic Grounds and Children’s Playground are available for bookings for: Family Gatherings, School Groups, Festivals, Special Events, Weddings, Bus Tours, Rainforest Education, Senior Groups, Bird Watchers, Photography, Walking Groups, Clubs.

Group bookings and reservations please email us at  info@forestoftranquility.com

OPENING HOURS –  Weather permitting & Last entry 2 hours before closing times.
Open 7 Days 10am – 4pm   (Confirmed eBookings required)

Firefly Magic Season 6pm – 9pm (Nov/Dec only)

Weekends, Public Holidays and School Holidays NSW. Closed Christmas Day.
Our Bioclimatic Rainforest in Ourimbah can experience weather changes that may need us to close for safety reasons during the day: Flooding, Air Pollution/Bushfires, Storms/Rain/Lightning/Wind, Extreme Heat Conditions. Please call (02) 4362 1855 to check with us about our local weather. Click here for local weather.


For events or functions (e.g. Weddings), please see our Functions page.

Adult $20
Child $10
Concession / Students $10
Family $50 (2+2)

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