Ballina Coast and Hinterland is the complete package
If the latest holiday trend is to go retro and revisit places we went as children, then the Ballina Coast and Hinterland is surely top-of-mind. This picturesque area figures prominently in a generation of memories about the rite of passage known as the beach holiday. These memories, in many ways, are part of the Australian […]View page
Olivia Newton John – Singer & Actor
Olivia Newton John, best known as the clean-cut Sandy in the musical film Grease, launched Gaia Retreat & Spa in 2005, located just 20 minutes from Ballina.
It is one of her big passions in life. In Greek mythology, Gaia is the primal goddess of the earth, and her property is all about surrendering yourself to its beauty and healing cultures. She is the giver of dreams and a nourisher of plants and young children.
In 1994, while staying at her farm near Ballina, she recorded her Gaia CD as a reminder of her journey, appreciation and gratitude for life.