Summer holidays in the Byron Hinterland?

By November 16, 2019November 22nd, 2019Activities, Byron Hinterland, National Parks, Things to do
byron hinterland holiday

If you’re thinking of coming  for a holiday at the Byron Bay region this summer, try the Byron Hinterland region.
With quaint country villages and World- heritage listed National Parks and Rainforests, right on our doorstep, yet within a scenic drive to the many local beaches and hustle and bustle of Byron Bay.

There is plenty to see and do in the Byron Bay hinterland:


Our holiday accommodations are within driving distance to the beautiful north coast beaches including Byron Bay, Lennox Head and East Ballina.


Visit (and stay in) one of the beautiful country villages in our area, such as Bangalow or Alstonville with boutique shops and great restaurants and cafe’s or see more of the country lifestyle at Eltham, Federal, Nightcap, UKI and many more.
See our Villages page for more details or our accommodation for places to stay.

Bangalow - Byron Hinterland

Bangalow – Byron Hinterland


There are arts and crafts markets in the local areas every Sunday and farmers’ markets at various times during the week.

byron bay hinterland

Sunday markets in the Byron hinterland


  • Visit the World-Heritage listed National Parks and sub-tropical rainforests with an abundance of wildlife, waterfalls and stunning views.
  • Walk up to the iconic Byron Bay Lighthouse and spot whales and dolphins.
  • There are lots of day tours and activities to do in the area such as cycling, hot air ballooning, gliding, surfing, stand-up paddle boarding and much more.
  • Find the ‘honesty boxes’ as you cruise the byron hinterland countryside – lots of local farmers sell their fresh produce on the side of the road outside their property. From honey to fresh fruit, vegetables, nuts and coffee.
  • Or just relax and take in the views and fresh air!

If you are thinking of visiting the Byron Bay hinterland these coming summer holidays, be mindful that accommodation gets booked up quickly at these times. So, the more in advance that you can book the better. See our accommodation page for further info.