Byron Bay


Wonderful natural attractions

Byron Bay is the perfect escape, with beautiful beaches, enchanting rainforest and sparkling ocean. Relax on fine sands or go kayaking with dolphins and whales, ballooning above the spectacular coast, surfing, or diving on reefs. You'll taste culinary delights too.

  • Cape Byron Lighthouse, Byron Bay
  • Wategos Beach, Byron Bay

About Byron Bay

With stunning natural attractions, Byron Bay is a paradise on the North Coast of NSW. You’ll be captivated by gorgeous beaches, breathtaking bushwalks in hinterland rainforest, spectacular coastal trails and amazing marine life including dolphins, turtles and whales.

Popular beaches include the year-round patrolled Main Beach and Clarkes and Wategos beaches. Little Wategos is Australia's easternmost beach, accessible on foot. The easy-going seaside town has plenty of accommodation options, delicious cafes and restaurants, and vibrant markets.

The Farm, Byron Bay

Tours are available of the spectacular natural attractions, including World Heritage-listed rainforest in the Byron Bay region's hinterland. Take a rainforest cycling adventure with Mountain Bike Tours, or go walking in the ancient rainforest of Mount Warning with Byron Bay Adventure Tours.

Cape Byron Marine Park is home to dolphins, turtles, rays and seabirds. An unforgettable experience is kayaking up close to dolphins or whales during whale-watching season with Go Sea Kayak Byron Bay or Cape Byron Kayaks. And the Cape Byron walking track has truly marvellous views.

Sunset, Byron Bay

Snorkelling in the crystal-clear waters is a wonderful experience too. Sundive Byron Bay offers tours to Julian Rocks, an aquatic reserve. For a bird's-eye view of the magnificent coast, gently float aboard a hot-air balloon with Byron Bay Ballooning or try tandem skydiving and hang-gliding.

Another day in Byron Bay...

Flying into Ballina Airport

Ballina Byron Gateway Airport is located 5 km from Ballina’s town centre and 35 km from Byron Bay. Use the shuttle bus or taxi services available at the terminal to make the short trip to these coastal destinations. Alternatively, rent a car from the hire services available at the airport and explore the region at your own pace.

Direct flights from Sydney, Melbourne or Newcastle are available daily, with four operators - Jetstar, Regional ExpressVirgin Australia and FlyPelican - servicing the region.

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