Grand Opening Event

Grand Opening Event

    Our grand opening event was a huge success with our special guest speaker, Smart Money host and environmentalist, Jon Dee. Dee was instrumental in the banning of plastic bags in supermarkets and the introduction of single-use bags in some States. He also...
Dine and Discover Vouchers

Dine and Discover Vouchers

Yet to use your Discover NSW voucher? We are pleased to advise we are now registered for the Dine & Discover program.   Be amongst the first to see the amazing transformation of this famous Tweed Coast attraction, which is one of the largest privately funded...
Eco- Tourism Accreditation

Eco- Tourism Accreditation

North Star Holiday Resort at Hastings Point has once again proven its dedication to sustainable business practices, successfully passing Ecotourism Australia’s internationally recognised audit program held in March 2021. Audits form part of Ecotourism Australia’s...
Protect our Waterways

Protect our Waterways

We can all help to protect our waterways. Here are 7 tips to protect our waterways from our own backyard!    Keep your driveway, gutters and paths clear of rubbish.        2. Wash your car at a carwash or on grass rather than on your driveway to keep chemicals...
Marine Centre Refurbishment

Marine Centre Refurbishment

It’s the end of an era at North Star as the Marine Environment Museum comes apart at the seams to make way for the new Marine Discovery Centre. New name, totally revamped interior, state-of-the-art light and sound, interactive digital terminals and world-class marine...
October 2020

October 2020

This month, Marine Biologist and co-founder of the Hastings Point Marine Discovery Centre at North Star Holiday Resort, Ted Brambleby, delivered his final session ahead of a major refurbishment of the popular museum over upcoming months. In the 1960s, Ted began...