Enjoy your free guide to Byron Bay

Byron Bay is a coastal town located on the far-north coast of NSW, Australia. Home to Australia's most easterly point and the iconic Cape Byron lighthouse, the region is known for its spectacular beaches, unique shopping and dining experiences, world-class festivals, and vibrant community spirit. Beyond the township of Byron Bay, the region includes many seaside villages, quaint hinterland towns, and large regional centres, all with their own unique character.

Come visit, COVID Safe, Byron style

Visitors enjoy a diverse range of budget-friendly and luxury accommodation options, some of the best food and food producers in the country, a wide range of activities, inspirational brands, fantastic markets and more. Byron Bay truly is unlike anywhere in the world. So, come visit the wellness capital of Australia and experience the awe-inspiring natural beauty, and lively, welcoming community. Click for the latest COVID updates.

Experience Byron Bay your way

Explore the region's beaches by kayak, on horseback, by taking surf lessons, or whale watching. Get a birds-eye-view of the mountains and coastal landscape by balloon, or cross sky-diving off your bucket list. Shop local designers and producers at the community markets, be the first in Australia to watch the sunrise, or treat yourself to an indulgent day at the spa. Hike to the iconic lighthouse, people-watch with a cup of coffee, or discover the local art scene at one of Byron's galleries or live music venues.

Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the Arakwal People as the Traditional Owners of the Byron Shire area, we pay our respect to the Elders past, present and emerging.

Byron Insider Features

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19TH BANGALOW MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2021 DATES AND EARLY BIRD TICKETS ON SALE

APRA AMCOS nominated event, the annual Bangalow Music Festival (BMF), proudly owned, operated and... read more

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Byron Bay Bypass opened 27 February 2021

It’s been a milestone over 30 years in the making and today the Byron Bay Bypass project officially... read more

Golfing in Byron Bay and Surrounds Byron Bay | Activity

Golfing in Byron Bay and Surrounds

Byron Bay Golf Club Located just 5km from the centre of town, the Byron Bay Golf Club is an 18-... read more

Food | Byron Bay

SAMPLE FOOD FESTIVAL RETURNS IN 2021 FOR A SPECIAL 10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

Northern NSW’s premier food event, Sample Food Festival is returning to the Bangalow Showground on... read more