You don't need to have local knowledge to have an awesome time in Byron Bay, but you should have an idea about a few basic facts before you head off.
Byron Bay is located 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the south of Gold Coast, a well-known city.
Visitors to this part of Northern Rivers will be sharing space with around 7,000 residents.
From pretty sea creatures to old pieces of driftwood, there are heaps of fascinating treasures strewn along a seashore. Why not take a walk and see what you can collect at Wategos Beach? Need some more options? Explore Cape Byron Lighthouse, a proud building whose beam has guided vessels through tumultuous storms and hazardous waters for generations. And there's more. Kite flying by the seaside is something all the family can enjoy. If it's a blowy day, why not see if you can launch one at Tallow Beach?
Seats in the upright position, stow your tray tables and prepare to explore Byron Bay! Once the wheels hit the tarmac at Ballina - Byron Gateway Airport (BNK), the bustling main streets will be just 14 miles (23 kilometers) to the north of here.
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