Byron Bay Actvities
Trek or Drive to the Cape Byron Lighthouse and behold the breathtaking views from Australia’s most easterly point.
Between April and November, the humpback whales pass Cape Byron headland on their migratory journey .. Find your own land-based vantage point or book a whale-watching tour Scuba diving/SnorkellingJulian Rocks is one of the top-10 dive sites in Australia and located just off the Byron Bay coast. Book your adventure early to avoid disappointment.
Explore, swim, relax on Belongil, Main Beach, Clarkes or The Pass – or head to the open side to Tallows Beach and its sheltered ‘Cosy Corner’
Fine-dining to Casual, a wide range of cuisines await, many sourcing fresh local produce!
There’s a reason why Byron Bay is known for its great coffee!
From the rustic ‘Railway Hotel’ with its nightly live music, to the classic ‘Great Northern’, to the vibey ‘Beach Hotel’ with ocean views, there’s a pub to suit all patrons and occasions
Local designers, surf gear, boutiques, homewares and retail chains – Byron’s got it all!
Byron Bay is the #1 place in Australia to learn-to-surf with its perfect peeling waves, safe conditions and warm water. Book a lesson with The Byron Bay Surf School, the original!
Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP)
Get on board this popular new water sport with the Byron Bay SUP School – easy and exhilarating for all ages!
Paddle through the beautiful Cape Bryon Marine Park and watch dolphins dart through the waves or turtles pop up to say hello!
See Australia’s most spectacular coastal views from 14,000ft high! This breathtaking experience will stay with you forever.
National Parks & Mt Warning
This World-Heritage listed park is one of many National Parks and Reserves surrounding Byron Bay. Hire a car or take a day-tour into the ancient sub-tropical forest.
Arakwal National Park
Located right on the edge of town, wander through coastal Arakwal National Park, significant to Byron Bay’s first Arakwal people
Nimbin & hinterland
Journey back in time to the hippie community of Nimbin, made famous by the ’73 Aquarius Festival. Nearby rainforests and waterfalls add to the cool experience!
The Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens
Ignite the senses and enrich the spirit as you explore the beauty of the crystals, gardens and World Peace Stupa
By the beach or in the studio, transform yourself with an inspiring yogi!
Day Spas & Massage
For health, beauty and relaxation!
Palace Byron Bay Cinema
New releases and arthouse movies, licenced wine & espresso bars
The Byron Community Centre
Music, dance, public forums, health sessions and guest speakers. Check out what’s happening at the Johnson St centre!
Lone Goat Gallery
Byron Shire Council’s premier community gallery, featuring local & visiting artists
Or wander through this eclectic surf town at your own pace, knowing you’re just minutes from the sanctuary of your own accommodation, with Byron Bay Resorts.