Riverbend is situated 6km south of Smithton on Trowutta Road in a beautiful riverside setting. The centre consists of a large complex all under one roof.
Riverbend is a Brethren run campsite dedicated to reaching youth for Christ. It has been running camps since 1970, staffed largely by volunteer leaders. It is administered by a Board and currently has 1 couple working onsite. It is capable of accommodating 149 people and caters for all types of camps and conferences.
The Riverbend bookshop, which began in the campsite itself, is now located in the main street of Smithton and provides a wide variety of Christian resources including music, fiction, gift lines, cards and Bible Study materials.
At Riverbend our facilities are housed under the one roof. We have a gym with half size basketball court; games room which includes 2 eight ball tables, air hockey, table tennis tables, and 2 trevs alley tables; an auditorium which seats 100 and includes modern data projector, computer, and PA system; large lounge room; sports room; a well-stocked canteen; and our dining room which can accommodate up to 130 people comfortably. Our outdoor activities include a flying fox, playground, trampolines, tennis court, gyrobix, water slide, BMX bikes, canoes/kayaks, and a grass sled. Riverbend Youth Centre can accommodate up to 155 people.