The Northern Rivers stretches from the mighty Clarence River up to Tweed Heads on the Queensland border and out to the foothills of the Great Dividing Range. Discover the endless stretch of Pacific Coast beaches that gave birth to the Australian surfing legend, lush rolling countryside dotted with quaint and quirky townships, rugged cattle country, mystical rainforests and deep river gorges disappearing up into the mountains. Offering diverse holiday experiences, you can laze on a sun-drenched beach, go bushwalking through pristine rainforests, explore picturesque scenery along winding country roads, hunt for antiques and quirky treasures at sleepy villages and country
The Mountain Coach Company was originally established in 1992, Principals Kevin and Kate Eke, acquired the business in 2005 and are well experienced in local, long distance tour and charter coach services, having operated on the Gold Coast since 1987. They run day tours to O'Reilly's & Lamington National Park, Tamborine Mountain and Springbrook Waterfalls with a visit to the unique Glow Worm Cave. They take much pride in the presentation of The Mountain Coach Company, offering you friendly personal service and warm hospitality in their day to day tour operations. With a dedicated tour staff, well informed in product
The magnificent Coldstream Gallery contains over 100 original paintings and thousands of unique handmade (Australian) articles constantly on display. Discover the wealth of pottery, wood, silk, ceramic, glass, jewellery, leadlight and sculpture pieces. Feast your eyes on paintings by some of Australia's leading artists including John Downton, George Largent, Robert Wilson, Jenny MacNaughton and many more. The ambience of the heritage building, formally an 1800s general store, housing the gallery along with the delightfully open layout enables comfortable browsing and purchase selection. Friendly and helpful service combine to make visiting this gallery a delightful experience. The Gallery has a permanent
Gunnawannabe is an Aboriginal owned cafe, gallery and learning centre. It is a coming together of ideas and dreaming. Cafe food is reminiscent of the smell of a hot Australian eucalypt forest in summer, the subtle aromas of a verdant rainforest. A fusion of native and indigenous Australian herbs, spices and ingredients with gourmet international recipes. Gunnawannabe also offers a diverse collection of Aboriginal artwork for sale from the Bundjalung nation, the Aboriginal community of the Northern Rivers of New South Wales. Bundjalung Aboriginal artefacts such as bull roarers, boomerangs, shields, bags, T-shirts, ties and a range of delicious bush
Learn to surf at one of the best locations in Australia with the most personalised surf school. Their ratio of one instructor to five students ensures plenty of individual attention and is the best offered for a group lesson in Byron Bay. Everything you need to go surfing is provided, all that is required are swimmers, towel plus a smile!! If you would like to learn to surf in a fun, safe environment then surf with them at BlackDog!
Aboriginal Cultural Concepts is run by Lois Cook. She a Traditional Owner of Nyangbul country in the Bundjalung Nation eastern Australia. Nyangbul lands cover from Brunswick Heads in the north, through Byron Bay and Ballina, Wardell and Cabbage Tree Island on the Richmond River in the south. They call Byron Bay Gubenbah (meaning 'big scrub') and Ballina is Bullinah ('big stomach, plenty to eat'). You are invited to experience the Aboriginal culture of this special area. Lois provides guided Aboriginal cultural tours of Byron Bay, Ballina and surrounding localities, events, schools programs, workshops, resources, and products based on culture and