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Long Weekend in the Byron Hinterland

mullum circus festival

Looking for some local Byron Hinterland things to do this Labour Day long weekend 2017? Here's a few events worth checking out:

North Coast Fishing Bonanza - Wednesday 27th - October 2nd 2017

Two of Australia's most respected companies, Gamakatsu and Evinrude Etec have joined forces to present one of Australia's largest catch and photograph fishing tournaments, the North Coast Fishing Bonanza. 
This year will see a huge species list, multiple river systems (Tweed River to Clarence River) and over AUD60,000 worth of prizes up for grabs making this a tournament that any fisherman

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Mullum Circus Festival - 29th September - 1st October 2017

The Mullum Circus Festival showcases the incredible talents of circus artists from the well renowned, internationally acclaimed acts  to the emerging artist and works in development.

The three day festival is a celebration of circus arts and theatre where you can enjoy a diverse range of outstanding performances in the Big Tops, Cabarets, Sideshows and more!

There are a number of fun workshops on offer too including a kids playspace, hula hoop, juggling, acro balance, balloon twisting, tightwire and flying trapeze!

Opening on Friday 29 September and ending at 9pm on Sunday 1 October with Day, Weekend, Premium 3 Day or Full Experience passes available online at: this is an absolute must -see family friendly event during the school holidays.

Gate times:

  • Friday Opening Night 4pm – 10pm
  • Saturday 9.30am – 10pm
  • Sunday 9.30am – 9pm

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The Friendship Festival - Lismore - Sunday 1st October 2017

The Friendship Festival pays tribute to Lismore’s ‘friendship relationship’ with Conegliano in the Veneto of northern Italy with a marketplace festival in Spinks Park to celebrate the contribution made by Italian settlers to the district over the last 100 years. The Piazza in the Park invites all to come and ‘be an Italian for a day’.
The Piazza in the Park features a spectacular variety of musical entertainment from choirs to accordions, fabulous Italian cuisine, food stalls, Italian themed merchandise, a display of Italian cars and bikes, competitions and Italian conversation so people can actively embrace the culture, food, and art of Italy in the centrally located Spinks Park. The adjacent Lismore Regional Gallery, Historical Society Museum, CWA, and the Croquet Club will also be open to attract visitors.

Byron Bay Community Market - Sunday 1st October 2017

The famous Byron Bay market, with hundreds of stalls of arts and crafts, fashion, local fresh produce, food stalls and much more.

Location: Butler Street Reserve, Byron Bay

When: Sunday 1st October, 8am to 3pm


Ballina Cinema Under the Stars
Byron Beach-side Market this weekend