Byron Bay is a seaside town in Northern NSW, it world renowned for its laid back atmosphere, pristine beaches, tasty food and natural environment. We have been operating tours in Byron Bay for the past 10 years and have put together a one-stop-shop for all the best tours and things to do in Byron Bay. Continue reading “Byron Bay Tours”
Byron Bay is host to many natural environments, including land, rivers and sea. There is a wide range iconic Australian wildlife, including; koalas, kangaroos, wallabies, possums, bandicoots, platypus, whales, dolphins, turtles and heaps of different birds and fish, all of which can be seen in their natural habitat – not zoos. Continue reading “Wildlife”
Byron Bay is surrounded by water, both sea and creeks and rivers. The Cape Byron Marine Park hosts a variety of ecosystems. In the bay itself you can go whale watching (June-Oct), kayak with dolphins, scuba dive, snorkel or learn to surf. In the nearby Brunswick River you can take a river cruise or a kayaking tour.
Byron Bay is in the middle of a biodiversity hotspot. There are several National Parks both in and near Byron Bay which offer great opportunities to experience a variety of habitats. There are a handful of unique nature-based tours and walks on offer, which include: Night Vision Walk, Minyon Falls Rainforest Walk, Platypus Walk, Yowie Tour.
The Byron Hinterland is beautiful green rolling hills farmland and forests that surround Byron Bay. It is dotted with beautiful villages and attractions that reflect the hippie culture and alternative lifestyle of the area. The highlights include; Nimbin, Bangalow, The Crystal Castle, Mullumbimby, Minyon Falls, Brunswick Heads, Markets, Uki, Main Arm. Most highlights in Byron you can walk to, ones just out of town include: The Lighthouse, The Farm, the Arts and Industry Park. Continue reading “Byron & Hinterland”
There are plenty of tour options for the more adventurous travellers in Byron Bay. Sky Diving, Hang Gliding, Scuba Diving, Night Vision Walk, Minyon Falls Rainforest Walk, Kayaking and Cruise, Kayak with Dolphins , Rainforest Mountain Bike Ride, and Scenic Coastal Bike Ride. Continue reading “Adventure”
Byron Bay with its warm climate and rich volcanic soils is a great food bowl. Besides the great restaurants and cafes in Byron, the Markets are a great place to try local food as is the Farm. Food based tours include; Boomerang Bus market tours, Hippy Trail Hinterland Tour, Food Safari. Continue reading “Food”
There are many world class events hosted in or near Byron Bay, they include: Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, Byron Blues Fest, Byron Writers Festival, Splendour in the Grass, Falls Festival.
There are plenty of ways to travel to and from Byron Bay, which include; driving, it’s about 1 hour from the Gold Coast, 2 hours from Brisbane. The nearest airports are at Ballina 30 mins and the Gold Coast 45mins. Continue reading “Transport”