Tuesday, 17 April 2012

Beaches in Byron Bay Australia

Byron Bay is located in the northern rivers region of New South Wales, Australia. It is a beachside village only 750 Km to the North of Sydney and 165 Km South of Brisbane. Byron Bay has many beaches that are popular for surfing and swimming. The Byron Bay region is also a popular destination for hiking & bush walking and exploring the array of wildlife. During the winter months Byron Bay is one of the best places in Australia to experience the best whale watching. It is favorite place for international backpackers as well as domestic tourists keen to explore Australia’s east coast. Sky diving is also a popular activity to take part in and allows you the best view of the spectacular coastline and hinterland. Byron Bay is also a popular destination for scuba diving and snorkeling as it’s the home to crystal clear waters perfect for scuba diving and snorkeling. Byron Bay is surrounded by World Heritage rainforests and national parks, so the scenery only gets better as you head out of the town.

Stunning Beaches

There are many Below is a list of few beaches. You can relax on these beaches and spend your holidays at Byron Bay. These are the most romantic beaches for honeymooners. The sand over hear is very fine and amongst the best in the world.

Main Beach

It is the main and most popular beach in Byron Bay for surfing. In the summer, you will be able to find the famous Sandman, sculpting gothic castles and weird creatures of sand and water. 

Belongil Beach

It is partly a dog friendly beach. It stretches towards Brunswick Heads from Byron Bay. It is next to Main Beach and is the home of the Byron Beach Resort, only a Frisbee throw from the Belongil Beach.

Clarkes Beach

It lies between the Main Beach and the Pass. This place is ideal for windsurfing and also where you will find local Byron bay surfers catching some waves.

The Pass

It is the most popular surf break on the north coast. It is a place between the Fisherman's Lookout and the headland. Fisherman’s Lookout is a wooden platform from where you can check out the surf as well as the fish.

Tallow Beach

It is the place where beach and bush come together on the edge of National Park. It stretches between south from Cosy Corner to Broken Head. It is good for beach fishing and is dog friendly.
Above are the main beaches in Byron Bay like Little Wategos Beach, Brays Beach, Tyagarah Beach, Cabarita Beach, South Golden Beach, Whites Beach, and Ocean Shores. These are as idyllic as their name suggest. Do not forget to visit them.
Plan your potential holidays and book your accommodation in advance with Byron Beach Resort and know about the places in advance. We also have beautiful and family cottages.


  1. Thanks for sharing. Byron Bay beaches are really very beautiful.

  2. Hello James, I am agree with you. My experience of whale watching in Byron Beach Resort was really amazing. Great place for the holidays and vacations!!!