This tiny yet scenic village in the Byron Shire is the gateway to Minyon Falls and Nightcap National Park. A popular location with sea-change baby boomers, this seemingly sleepy hamlet has its own invented culture, often showing 16mm movies at the local hall on Saturday evenings
Quaint Bruswick Heads, or ‘Bruns’ to the locals, is a quiet seaside village of simple pleasures. This relaxed village offers many fishing spots, a great historic pub and several family friendly festivals throughout the year.
Lismore is the regional capital of the Northern Rivers and a 45 minute drive from Byron Bay. Known as the ‘Rainbow Region’, Lismore is the gateway to several World Heritage National Parks and many hinterland towns and villages including Nimbin. Lismore is a relaxed and vibrant university city with an abundance of live performances, festivals, […]
Known as the hippie capital of Australia and sister city to Woodstock in the USA, Nimbin is a small village bursting with art, culture and life. Not for the faint hearted, Nimbin is an authentic alternative village nestled in the scenic Nimbin Valley. Visit the Nimbin museum in the main street to learn of the […]
The village of The Channon is about an hours’ drive west of Byron Bay. The Channon is famous for its colourful monthly market, held on the second Sunday of each month, as well as beautiful Protestors Falls in Nightcap National Park.
This growing seaside town, home to the beautiful Seven Mile Beach and Lake Ainsworth, is famous the world over for its amazing surf break at Lennox Point. Pat Morton Lookout on Lennox Headland is a great spot to view the surfers at the Point and whales can be easily seen in season. There is a […]
Set against the backdrop of Mt Chincogan, Mullumbimby has been home to many ‘tree changers’ relocating to this country town from Sydney and Melbourne. ‘Mullum’ is a 20 minute drive north of Byron Bay and a short drive from Crystal Castle, a worthwhile visitor attraction. Mullumbimby’s historical society museum displays an interesting history of the […]