A hub for music, sports and culture, Byron Bay has a wide range of vibrant events that keep the town buzzing year-round.
Befitting Byron Bay’s reputation as a surfer’s paradise, the town hosts many surfing events throughout the year, including the three-day Byron Bay Surf Festival.
Annual music festivals are held throughout the year. Bluesfest is Australia’s premier blues and roots festival that takes over the town every Easter. Splendour in the Grass is held annually mid-year and features a mix of Australian and international contemporary performing acts. Byron Bay welcomes in the new year with Falls Festival that includes a wide range of musicians, DJs and comedians.
Byron Bay’s lively community culture is on display at the town’s monthly local markets which feature a rich assortment of art, local produce and creative retail.
With a number of outstanding events throughout out the year, Byron Bay has a lot to offer as a year-round holiday destination.
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