BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort

- Coffs Harbour, North Coast

11 Firman Drive, Coffs Harbour NSW

Important information:

In accordance with recent Government directives in response to slowing the spread of COVID-19, Hotel facilities may experience temporary closures or changes to operating times and/or services provided. Please contact our reception for further details. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding during this time.

Maintenance Notice:
We wish to advise that construction of the new walkway bridge is currently underway at BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort. The construction of the new walkway bridge is taking place with proximity to the existing walkway bridge. The existing walkway bridge usage will be subject to change daily based on the degree of construction being performed each day.

During construction hours there will be several trucks, temporary fencing and large machinery equipment erected on the public grassland across from the hotel on both the beach side and resort entry. Construction noises will be kept to a minimum and daily operations operate between 9am – 5pm.

We are sorry for any inconvenience these works may cause.


BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort
11 Firman Drive
Coffs Harbour, NSW  2450

Hotel Information

Check-in Time
2:00 PM
Check-out Time
10:00 AM
Reception Hours
8am - 9pm, daily
This hotel is 100% non-smoking
BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort offers on-site complimentary car parking (1 vehicle per room).

TripAdvisor Rating

Coffs Harbour Accommodation

Discover the best of Coffs Harbour accommodation at BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort.

The relaxed, tropical style beachfront resort is spot on for families and couples. Choose between tastefully decorated Rooms, a Bure or Villas. All rooms feature air conditioning, microwaves and toasters, internet access and tea and coffee facilities. Villas have the added benefit of full kitchens and a balcony or patio. With award-winning restaurants, a relaxing day spa and Diggers Beach on the doorstep, you will want your holiday to go on forever.

Features & Facilities

Kick back and enjoy great food and wine at one of the two onsite restaurants set right on the sands of Diggers Beach. Get active at the resort's three tennis courts and four swimming pools, or hit the beach for a surf lesson. After all that activity pamper yourself at Mi-Time day spa, with beauty treatments for all.


  • Restaurants
  • Bar
  • Internet lounge
  • BBQ area
  • 4 Swimming pools (1 heated, 3 unheated)
  • Children's play area
  • 3 tennis courts
  • 3 spas (2 outdoor, 1 indoor heated)
  • Exercise room
  • Day Spa – Mi Time Spa
  • Pool towels available
  • BreakFree Aanuka Beach day spa
  • On-site complimentary car parking
  • In-room internet access
  • Tour desk
  • Child-minding available through external babysitting company
  • Photocopying services

Travel cots and high chairs are available for hire.


BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort has a beachfront restaurant Casay on the Beach and it is open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner.

Day Spa

Go on, you deserve it! Take time out to pamper yourself at Mi Time, BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort's onsite day spa.

Get busy

There's so much to keep you busy here, with four swimming pools, three tennis courts, and a gym, as well as the beach on the doorstep.

Swimming Pools

Water is everywhere at BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort! The choices include an outdoor rock pool with slide, children's pool with its own play area, the all natural Diggers Beach and for bubbles try the cave spas.



Casay on the Beach has stunning outlooks with coastal views over the secluded Diggers Beach. Our philosophy is simple “The best things in life are meant to be shared”. Here we have infused ideas, taste and desires to offer you a memorable dining experience. Enjoy!

Finz Venue is an elevated venue perfect for you to spend your mornings. Enjoy an amazing view out towards Diggers Beach whilst enjoying breakfast. Finz Venue is open from 6:30am until 9:30am, Monday to Friday and 7:30am until 9:30am Saturday and Sunday.

Opening Hours

Finz Venue

  • 6:30am - 9:30am - Monday to Friday
  • 7:30am - 9:30am - Saturday and Sunday

Casay on the Beach

  • Dinner: 5:30pm - 9:30pm - Tuesday - Saturday
  • Bar: 4:30pm - 9pm - Tuesday - Saturday


For restaurant bookings, please call (02) 6652 7555 or email

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If you're looking for a Coffs Harbour wedding location that offers a peaceful, romantic and natural setting, BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort really fits the bill. The absolute beachfront resort has everything you'll need to make your wedding day extra special and memorable, with a choice of both ceremony locations and reception venues onsite.

The resort caters for small weddings of 30 people to larger weddings of up to 220 people for a cocktail style reception, or 160 for a sit down dinner. There's a dedicated events team at BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort who are experienced in helping make sure you get the wedding you've dreamed of.

Accommodation for travelling wedding guests can be organised at the resort, with hotel style rooms to a 4 Bedroom Villa available. There's also a day spa at BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort so you and your guests can indulge in some pre-wedding pampering and beauty treatments. The best part is that the bride and groom get a complimentary night in a gorgeous Paradise Spa Bure including a full buffet breakfast for two when booking a reception for 50+ guests.

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BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort is the perfect setting for a conference or retreat. Situated between two headlands on absolute beachfront, on acres of landscaped gardens, this is one of Coffs Harbour's premier conferencing venues, and the perfect place to hold a memorable event.

Whether you're looking to host an executive retreat or sales conference, or just want somewhere to celebrate something special with all your friends, BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort is the place for you. The resort can easily cater for one day functions or events, such as engagement parties, birthday celebrations or cocktail dinners, as well as larger scale residential conferences.

Whatever your group size, there's a venue to suit, there are three main venues to choose from, 2 of which have ocean views. The Norman James Room, The Breakers Room, and the Lagoon Room, which can hold up to 220 people, are all suitable for business conferences, parties and functions.

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    Resort Activities and Facilities

    Enjoy access to 4 pools, a waterslide, 3 spas, 3 tennis courts, beach volleyball, mini putt putt, kids playground, boogie boards and surfboards for use and a selection of board games to choose from. Finz Restaurant is open for breakfast daily and the Casay Decks serves lunch and dinner. Happy Hour at Casay from 5:30pm – 6:30pm nightly.

    Wet and Wild

    Try white water rafting on the Nymboida River, surf-rafting the Coffs Coast beaches, learn to surf lessons, canoeing on Coffs Creek, or a day of fun at the Big Banana Water Park. The coast is a water-lover’s paradise. If you want to stay close, enjoy a dip at beautiful Diggers Beach, right on your doorstep.

    Up Close and Personal

    Swim with dolphins or be kissed by a seal at the nearby Dolphin Marine Magic. Visit the Butterfly House or go kangaroo spotting in the many local National Parks. Whales can also be seen from the headlands, boats and from Finz Restaurant from April to September. Over 250 species of birds can be found on the Coffs Coast.

    Solitary Islands Marine Wonderland

    Stretching over 75 km, the Coffs Coast is full of underwater wonders to discover and experience. From scuba diving with turtles and snorkeling with nemos to kayaking with bottlenose and spinner dolphins. Watch in awe as humpback whales majestically breach and play, or try your hand at deep-sea fishing.

    World Heritage Rainforest

    Discover unique coastal reserves, World Heritage rainforests and wilderness areas with excellent walking trails and spectacular waterfalls. Take a scenic forest drive, go mountain biking, or go on a guided 4WD Tour through Dorrigo National Park, located 30 minutes from Coffs Harbour.

    Markets and More Markets

    Shop for the freshest home-grown veggies, discover the region’s creative art and craft scene or simply meet the coast’s friendly locals. Don’t miss the Jetty Markets and Uptown Markets every Sunday, the Growers’ Markets every second Thursday, or the Bellingen Community Markets every third Sunday on the Coffs Coast.

    Culinary Delights

    Casay Bar and Decks at Aanuka Beach is open nightly for à la carte dining with an emphasis on fresh local produce and full flavours – bookings are required. For a night out, the Jetty precinct boasts over 10 international restaurants, or pick up the coast’s freshest and finest from the Coffs Harbour Fisherman’s Co-op at the Marina for your own BBQ.

    Action Packed

    Experience the exhilaration of go-karting at Raleigh Raceway, complete with “Big Foot” tractor rides and water park. Hop into a helicopter and enjoy the best views or skydive down to the coast. Explore the region on a beach to bush buggy tour, Harley Trike ride or on horseback with Valery Trail Rides.

    Little Delights

    For the little ones, The Big Banana has fun rides including The Banana Slip (the world’s largest inflatable waterslide), an ice rink and the wild toboggan ride. Drop into the Clog Barn to see real Dutch clogs being made and the miniature Dutch village. Wander through the crazymaze at the Butterfly House, pat a kangaroo and be kissed by a seal at Dolphin Marine Magic or taste delicious flavours at the Carobana Confectionery Company.


    Contact Information
    11 Firman Drive
    Coffs Harbour, NSW 2450

    Points of Interest

    • Diggers Beach - 30 m
    • Coffs Airport - 3.5 km
    • CBD - 3 km
    • Jetty - 3 km
    • Park Beach Plaza Shopping Centre - 1 km
    • Coffs Harbour Stadium - 10 km


    BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort is located on the Pacific Highway opposite the Big Banana. Turn into Diggers Beach Road, follow it all the way down to the end and turn into Firman Drive, the last street on the left.