Byron Bay in east Australia has a lot more, great shopping and a growing collection of restaurants to try, while nearby are stunning national parks in the hinterlands and along the coast.
Byron Bay is located in the Northern Rivers, on the north east coast of NSW. The pace here is much more tranquil than the Gold Coast, just to the north in Queensland.
There are cruises and tours available of the region. Eco kayaking is another way to explore the riverways, there are snorkelling and diving cruises of the reefs.
Another way to explore this region is to take in the Indigenous perspective of this region. Learn Australian Aboriginal knowledge of the animals, plants, the land and life.
Nearby National Parks
- Nightcap National Park
- Mt Warning NP
- Mount Jerusalem NP
- Ballina National Reserve
Byron Bay NSW Tourist Information Byron Bay NSW. Shopping, surfing, restaurants and the seaside holiday atmosphere make a popular stopoff on the Sydney to Brisbane Pacific Highway Route.
Northern Rivers Coast NSW