In addition it is the service centre for a rich agricultural area. Beaches[ edit ] Yamba boasts eleven beaches  within the postcode.
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Clarence Valley Regional Airport is the airport that services Grafton. The region is easy to get to and well served by plane, road and train services.
Pending the opening of the combined road and rail bascule bridge inGrafton had a train ferry to connect the two railways. Most will have at least a general store usually with basic Australia Post servicesa garage and a pub.
Transport[ edit ] Casino railway station is situated on the main North Coast railway line between Sydney and Brisbanenorth of Grafton. The region is often vergeoise casino to relative to its location within the state of NSW as "the far north coast", "Northern Rivers" or simply "the North Coast".
In the s, a never completed railway branch line to Bonalbo was started. The town is within reach of BallinaLismore and Grafton.
It is also a two-hour flight from Sydney. A line was also proposed from Casino via Tabulam  and even a line all the way to Tenterfield,  Casino is serviced by Lismore Airport with several daily flights to Sydney.
The Murwillumbah — Byron Bay — Lismore railway opened in was extended to Grafton's original railway station in ;  for details, see Murwillumbah railway line. Domestic airports are located at Lismore and Ballinawith international flights from selected countries also flying into Coolangatta. History[ edit ] In Matthew Flinders landed on the present southern headland at Yamba.
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As of January the annual national mean temperature is 0. The town is named after the Casino Station, owned by Clarke Irving, which was named after Cassino near Monte Cassino in Italy,   with which it has a sister city agreement.
Registered clubs, including surf lifesaving clubs located on beachfront, and sports clubs offering evening dining and entertainmentwill generally request members and guests adhere to a minimum standard dress code; with no bare feet, no thongs jandals, flip flopsno shorts, no bare chests permitted.
Originally named Shoal Bay and later into be renamed Yamba with a population of approx Sugar cane farming is now the major cropping industry in the region following full mechanisation of the cane cutting process in