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Byron Bay Annual Events

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There are a number of annual events that occur in and around Byron Bay throughout the year. We've started listing them, if you know of any others that should be listed here - let us know. If you're looking for current events and nightlife, check our Byron Bay gig guide.

The Falls Music & Art Festival

Saturday 30 December 2017 to Monday 1 January 2018

Repeats every year on the 30 of December 5 times.

Falls is a multi day camping event kicking off at the end of December in Lorne, Victoria + Marion Bay, Tasmania +Byron Bay, New South Wales. The... More info

Byron Bay Surf Festival

Thursday 22 February 2018 to Sunday 25 February 2018

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

Mark the diaries, wax the boards and book your fave Byron digs NOW because the Byron Bay Surf Festival is back this February
Thurs 22nd –... More info

Byron Bay Blues Festival

Byron Bay Bluesfest

Thursday 29 March 2018 to Monday 2 April 2018

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

The Byron Bay Blues Festival or Bluesfest is Australia's premiere Blues & Roots Music Festival with more than 200 performances of the best... More info

Byron Spirit Festival

Friday 20 April 2018 to Sunday 22 April 2018

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

In 2018 we will be hosting the festival between two great venues, The Cavanbah Centre and Elements of Byron. This will allow us to deliver you a... More info

Byron Bay International Fashion Festival

Sunday 29 April 2018

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

This annual event showcases the emerging "Byron Style" abreast to established Interstate and International designers. The Byron Bay International... More info

Byron Bay Tri & Multisport Festival

Saturday 12 May 2018

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

Saturday 12th May 2018
12noon - 4pm

Australia’s best destination triathlon is back on Saturday 12th May 2018.

The Byron Bay... More info

Byron Bay Writers Festival

Byron Bay Writers’ Festival

Friday 3 August 2018 to Sunday 5 August 2018

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

About Byron Writers Festival

For three days in August each year a riveting line-up of writers and thinkers converge on the iconic coastal... More info


Annual Events - Future Dates to be Confirmed

The following events are typically held annually but have yet to confirm the upcoming dates that they will be held. The dates that appear for each of the events below are included to let you know the time of year that this event has been on in the past. Click on the title of the event for more information.


Byron Bay Fine Food & Beverage Festival

Saturday 3 June 2017

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

Byron Bay Fine Food & Beverage Festival promises to be a unique event in a beautiful parkland setting adjoining Elements Of Byron Resort.... More info

Star Stuff Festival

Saturday 24 June 2017 to Sunday 25 June 2017


Celestron, Bintel & DNA Digital are bringing a “supergroup” of Australia’s leading scientists and experts in science, space, astrophysics and... More info

Splendour in the Grass

Friday 21 July 2017 to Sunday 23 July 2017

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

Considered to be Australia's biggest winter music festival, Splendour has evolved from a boutique one day festival held at Belongil Fields on the... More info

Sample Food Festival

Saturday 2 September 2017

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

The Sample Food Festival showcases qualities that create the mark of local distinction and excellence for Northern NSW food. 200 exhibitors to... More info

Byron Bay International Film Festival

Friday 6 October 2017 to Sunday 15 October 2017

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

Held across multiple venues, the Byron Bay Film Festival (BBFF) is a platform for outstanding independent film talent, showcasing a uniquely rich... More info

Byron Latin Fiesta

Friday 3 November 2017 to Sunday 5 November 2017

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

The 12th Annual Byron Latin Fiesta will be held at the beautiful BYRON THEATRE, in the heart of Byron Bay for all the main workshops & parties... More info

Mullum Music Festival

Mullum Music Festival

Thursday 16 November 2017 to Sunday 19 November 2017

Repeats: Future dates to be confirmed.

Ten years ago the first Mullum Music Festival pioneered a very different type of music event. No gates. No big headlines. No VIP areas. Basically... More info

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