Byron Bay is a beachside town located on the north coast of New South Wales 780 kilometres north of Sydney, 170 kilometres south of Brisbane. Both locals and visitors are able to enjoy heaps of activities including the many festivals throughout the year. Byron Bay is a well-known tourist destination with its awesome beaches, wonderful hinterland, and easy-going relaxed life atmosphere.
Cape Byron Lighthouse
Upon a rocky headland with a sheer drop of roughly 100m, Cape Byron Lighthouse is Australia’s most easterly light and also one of its most powerful.
The Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens
Walk through stunning gardens and rainforest. Touch the World Peace Stupa, Indulge in delicious views, coffee and food. It’s beautiful, it’s spiritual, it’s worthwhile to visit! Discover the jewel of Byron.
Byron Bay Ballooning and skydive
See Australia’s most spectacular scenery in a hot-air balloon or enjoy a skydive from 14,000ft into a crazy 220kmh free-fall for 60 seconds. Soaring majestically over the terrain you will be overcome by the beauty of the “rainbow region”.
Amazing beaches and sea base activities
Crab Catching Cruise, Fishing tours, Byron Bay Style Surfing, Stand Up Paddle, Cape Byron Kayaks, Whale Watching, Scuba Dive Byron Bay, Sea Turtle Snorkel Tours – that’s still not the whole list of the sea base activities in Byron Bay!
Welcome to a premier hostel in one of Australia’s premier backpacker towns! Backpackers Holiday Village is located on the main street in Byron Bay and is only minutes from the ocean. You’ll be close to all of the town’s amenities along with heaps of rental options from the hostel. Backpackers Holiday Village has many different accommodation types to suit your needs. The staff is there to make sure your time in Byron is the great experience it should be.
There are heaps of different kinds of festivals through the year in Byron Bay. Here are just some of them: Sample Food Festival, Byron Bay Writers Festival,, Splendour in the Grass, Byron Bay Bluesfest, Byron Bay Film Festival, Soul Street, The Falls Music & Art Festival and many others!
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