About Byron Bay

Australia’s most easterly township

Byron Bay is one of Australia’s iconic beach holiday destinations, popular with both Australians and International visitors. Beautiful beaches, incredible hinterland behind and an eclectic, vibrant mix of people and cultures makes Byron Bay attractive to all walks of life – families, hippies, artists, musicians, festival goers, backpackers, water sports enthusiasts, hikers, surfers and romantic couples – Byron has something for everyone.


Byron Bay is ideally located at the easterly most point of Australia and, although a world away from the real world, is easily accessible just off the Pacific Highway, 800kms north of Sydney, 175kms south of Brisbane. Airports are located in Ballina (30mins south) or Coolangatta (60mins north). Backpackers and other travellers enjoy the convenience of buses and trains. Regardless of your travel budget there’s a way in to Byron for everyone.


Byron caters for all holiday budgets. From five star luxury resorts to bed and breakfasts and backpackers. Byron Bay Beach Houses offers holiday house accommodation which, when booked together, can accommodate up to 20 guests – perfect for family accommodation and group accommodation.

What’s Going On

Click on any of the links below and they’ll take you straight to a list of what’s happening in and around Byron Bay.

Local Markets

1st Saturday of the Month – Brunswick Heads Markets
1st Sunday of the Month – Byron Markets
2nd Sunday of the Month – The Channon Markets
3rd Saturday of the Month – Mullumbimby Markets
4th Sunday of the Month – Bangalow Markets