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Discover Byron Bay, a relaxed holiday destinations in Northern New South Wales, Australia. Byron Bay is a beachside town located 772 kilometres north of Sydney and 165 kilometres south of Brisbane. Cape Byron, a headland adjacent to the town, is the most eastern point of mainland Australia. The town has a population of approx 6000 residents and is the hub of the Byron Shire which has approx 30,000 residents.

Captain James Cook named Byron Bay it was named after circumnivigator John Byron he was teh grandfather of the poet, Lord Byron.
So as you can see Byron Bay has a lot of history and a lot to be proud of famous for its lighthouse trademark as well as all of its beautiful sun drenched pristine beaches and lush rainforests. But, there is much more!

Byron Bay offers so much to see and do for the actively minded, there is a great variety of things to see and do. Hang gliding oof the side of the lighthouse, free as a bird as you soar over the beauty of Wategos Beach. Try an Ultra light flight, a deep sea snorkel or scuba dive at Julian Rocks why not go sea kayaking with the dolphins? Learn to surf with a surfing lesson from one of the surf school operators. For the adrenalin junkies try a parachute jump out of a plane. Or for the mild try a horse ride, bike ride, play a round of golf, try out some yoga or even pilates.

Byron Bay attracts a colourful mix of people from all over the world home to Australia actor Paul Hogan “Crocodile Dundee”. Byron has a friendly care free atmosphere, with over 100 different places to grab a bite to eat suited to yoru taste and budget. Drop into one of the many cafes for a sumptuous breakfast; a fresh juice or your favourite coffee; Lunch by the sea and enjoy the scenery as you soak up the laid back lifestyle known as Byron Bay.

There is a calendar full of exciting events throughout the year, including the world class Blues & Roots Music Festival at Easter; the well established Writers Festival (July); or for those of you who love a real challenge – the Byron Bay Ocean Swim Classic and the Byron Triathlon (both in May);
Easter also features the Byron Easter Surf Classic; and not to be forgotten, the Basic Film Festival in February, features some of the latest and greatest in cinematography.

With so much to see and do in Byron Bay it is important to secure and book your accommodation in advance. With a large selection of resorts and apartments to choose from you can always hunt down a great Byron Bay accommodation deal.

If staying in at night is not your style then there is something for all the night owls, great pubs with live music every night of the week, catering to all tastes. Great nightclub venues featuring international Dj’s and some of the latest music to keep you dancing the night away.

Byron Bay is a great place to visit for a day or a longer stay Byron Bay make the ideal destination for a family holiday, romantic getaways or a perfect location to get married with many lucky couples choosing a Byron Bay wedding a great way to start their married life off.

Whatever you reason or purpose Byron Bay offers it all for you Byron Bay accommodation, entertainment, restaurants, bars, attractions and beautiful beaches.
We look forward to seeing you real soon for your Byron Bay holiday.