The first land grants were issued in the region then known as ‘Prospect’ in 1832.
Residents and visitors enjoy the natural environment around Telegraph Point by bush walking, camping, swimming, and mountain bike riding, fishing, water-skiing and picnicking. The village lies between two areas of state forest; south of the village is Cairncross State Forest, while to the north is Ballengarra State Forest.
- Suburb:Telegraph Point
- Municipality:Port Macquarie Hastings Council