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Ballina Area


Beach holidays in Ballina

Ballina, home to white beaches and a subtropical hinterland, is famous for its surfing spots and ancient rainforests. The coastline near Ballina is lined with sheltered coves, vast ocean beaches and some of the world's finest surf breaks.

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Ballina Area

Ballina is a bustling holiday town and service centre and home of the Big Prawn.  It's situated at the mouth of the Richmond River, close to superb beaches, such as Lennox Head.  

The area is popular with visitors looking for a quieter and more family-oriented holiday on the North Coast. The area has a range of accommodation options, especially for those looking for less expensive seaside holidays. It also provides easy access to some of the State's most scenic national parks.  

Local areas

  • Ballina Ballina is a bustling holiday town with beautiful beaches and is the home of the Big Prawn.
  • Lennox Head Lennox Head is a quiet seaside village situated at the southern end of Seven Mile Beach.

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