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Byron Bay - Things to do

Byron Bay is a coastal town in the far north of the state New South Wales that’s located on the Pacific coast.


This town of nearly 10,000 is praised for its superb beaches and all the activities that revolve around those seashores. Byron Bay also is a very scenic area, and the best views are displayed around the Cape Byron Lighthouse. Here, you can overlook the endless beaches and the ocean water splash onto the rocks in the deep.


Byron Bay’s climate is temperate, and you won’t be exposed to the extreme weather other parts of the country deal with in summer. Still, the ocean is warm, which makes the water sports and activities in Byron Bay great fun!


If you wish to master your surfing skills and ride the waves a 2-day surf course at Byron Bay beach might exactly be the adventure you’re after. Enjoy your lessons in a small group and hit the water!


Join a Tandem Hang Gliding flight above Byron Bay to see the region from a new angle, and get the chills as you float in the air like a bird for 30 minutes straight!


Near Byron Bay, you’ll find the delta of the Brunswick River, which is a fantastic environment for some neat sports. One way to indulge in the Brunswick River is to do a fun SUP lesson. You might even be welcomed by sea turtles and dolphins! If you’re more into paddling and snorkelling, the nature kayak tour is a perfect fit. This way, you get to enjoy the gorgeous nature around the river and dive underwater to discover more of the river’s inhabitants.


Kayaking is also possible on the open water of the ocean. Through the Byron Bay kayak tour with dolphins, you’re almost guaranteed to meet pods of playful dolphins right off the coast. This activity certainly is a must-do in Byron Bay!


Dolphins aren’t the only majestic creatures you can encounter in the South Pacific around Byron Bay. Sign up for a Byron Bay whale watching tour to see the enormous humpback whales when they migrate here between June and November. Byron Bay offers tons of aquatic adventures!