If your trip to Wooli is all sorted out but your itinerary is looking a little empty, let us give you a few hints and tips.If you’re looking for a good reason to get out and explore beyond the city center, Wooli Beach is it. Want another one? Yuraygir National Park is also worth the short commute out.
Time to get out on to the open road and venture out to Shelly Beach. Just 60 miles away, a road trip here will be a piece of cake. Looking for an excuse to go and have a look? Nambucca Heads Island Golf Club and Headland Historical Museum should do. If you need any more convincing, also consider Hyland Park Beach.
One of the benefits of having your own ride while you’re staying in Wooli is that you’ll be able to visit some of the area’s lovely beaches whether it’s sunny or rainy. So, grab your sunglasses (or a raincoat) and get ready to check out these well-loved options:
Wooli Beach (3 miles away).
Red Rock Beach (13 miles away).
A rental car will help you get around the top sights easily in Wooli. If you’re traveling on a shoestring and want to stretch your budget, a mini or a compact is an excellent choice. These zippy cars are cheap to run and a breeze to park. If you have the kids in tow, a full-size car or an SUV will give you all the space you need.
First of all, there’s a huge range of both luxury and economy rental vehicles available in Wooli. What you end up opting for is largely dependent on your funds and what you plan to do. Specialty and prestige vehicles are hard to beat if you’re all about mod cons and comfort. If you want to treat yourself, why not pick up a high-end SUV, or perhaps a cushy medium-sized vehicle? On the other hand, if you just need a set of wheels to get you around town as cheaply as possible, stick with a no-frills compact vehicle (or something else that won’t burn a hole in your pocket).
In Wooli, drivers stick to the left side of the road. This means the driver’s seat is on the right side. If you’ve rented a ride with a manual transmission, get comfortable with shifting gears with your left hand.
You’re unlikely to have any problems finding a parking space in Wooli. With plenty of places to leave your car, discovering the best of this destination is easy.
Speed limits vary in and around Wooli, but generally range from 40km/h to 100km/h. Most residential roads have a maximum speed of 50km/h unless marked otherwise.
It is against the law to use your cell phone while driving a car in Wooli, and you may even be issued a fine for just holding a phone when you’re in control of a vehicle. However, the use of hands-free or Bluetooth functions is permitted, as long as your attention stays on the road.
When operating a vehicle in Wooli, it’s an offence to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) greater than 0.05%. Thinking of having a couple of glasses of wine while you’re out? Consider using a ride-sharing service or booking a taxi.
No, so don’t risk a fine by doing it. In Wooli, red equals stop, with no exceptions. When nearing a set of traffic lights, always drive at a safe speed so you can easily stop when you need to.
Subject to some exceptions, seat belts must be fastened in Clarence Valley Council.