Byron & Brunswick Heads

Events

Ball Park Music Good Good Mood Tour Byron Bay

Ball Park Music have announced their Good Good Mood Tour, taking their latest album Good Mood and favourite hits to regional towns and cities all around Australia. Joining them on the road will be indie singer-songwriters Tia Gostelow and Butternut Sweetheart.

Start Date:
24/05/2019 View more details

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour Byron Bay

The 2019 Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour showcases over 2.5 hours of the most enthralling mountain adventure films that will have you planning your next adventure before the credits roll. The tour is hot on the heels of the largest and most prestigious mountain festivals in the world, the Banff Mountain Festival, which takes place every November in the mountain town of Banff, in Canada. More than 300 of the world’s best mountain sport, culture, environment, adventure, and exploration films are shown during the week-long event. A selection of award winners and audience favourites then tours the globe, visiting 390 communities and 35 countries as part of the festival’s official world tour. This year, the Australian line-up features two-and-a-half hours of captivating short films shot in some of the most wild and remote corners of the world. The program is packed full of mesmerising cinematography, thought-provoking story lines and adrenaline-inducing action sequences. Presented by World Expeditions. For more details visit the website.

Start Date:
20/05/2019 View more details

Bangalow Music Festival

The Bangalow Music Festival returns presented by the Southern Cross Soloists. Delighting audiences from around the country with a sublime program of chamber music, the festival features the highest calibre chamber and orchestral musicians from around the world. Nestled in the Northern New South Wales Hinterland, the Bangalow Music Festival is a unique experience unlike any other, complete with inspiring music, food, scenery, relaxation, and camaraderie.

Start Date:
09/08/2019 View more details

Byron Bay Community Market

Byron Bay Community Market is held on the first Sunday of each month, with additional markets held on the third Sunday of December and January. Byron Community Markets are a fanfare of colour and music amidst a myriad of exotic flavours and other products. Local art and craftwork fill the market site - beautiful things made by people using unusual and natural materials sit side by side with colourful imports from Africa and Asia. With the diversity of over 300 stalls, there is something for everyone.

Start Date:
03/02/2019 View more details

Byron Bay International Film Festival

The Byron Bay International Film Festival will celebrate the unique experience this grassroots cinematic event offers by connecting international filmmakers with audiences on a shared journey of inspiration, discovery and screen magic. Byron Bay International Film Festival is now Australia's largest regional film festival, its 10 day program spanning 175+ films from 35+ countries across 75+ sessions and five venues in three regional centres. It screens and awards films of all lengths and genres. Each year hundreds of film industry professionals walk the red carpet, including international screen legends. The festival's events include sell-out gala opening and closing night parties, master classes, panels, workshops and school screenings. Virtual Reality and new visual mediums are explored at this event - both for the public and for Industry Professionals. Byron Bay International Film Festival screens across three venues in Byron Bay and the nearby centres of Brunswick Heads and Murwillumbah.

Start Date:
18/10/2019 View more details

Byron Bay Ocean Swim Classic

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** The Byron Bay Property Sales Ocean Swim Classic and Mitre 10 Mini Swim is held on the first Sunday in May each year. The Byron Bay Property Sales Ocean Swim Classic is approximately 2.2 kilometres from Wategos Beach to Main Beach. The Ocean Swim Classic is a buoyed course from the start area, around The Pass and across the Bay to Main Beach. The Mitre 10 Mini Swim, is run prior to the major Ocean Swim Classic. The swim is a shorter distance, starting from Clarkes Beach and finishing at Main Beach. It is designed as an introductory swim for novice ocean swimmers and also for children who are good swimmers down to age nine years. The Byron Bay Ocean Swim has been running for over 30 years and the mini swim for over 10 years. A great annual charity event, set in beautiful Byron Bay. See you in the Bay in May!

Start Date:
05/05/2019 View more details

Byron Flea Market

Experience original Byron Bay grass-roots vibes at the Byron Flea Market. Nestled in the lush parklands of Byron Bay opposite the beach, the Byron Flea Market is the perfect place to grab a coffee, relax into the true Byron Bay experience and connect with locals. Australia's only youth-focused market, designed by youth as a fun, expressive, participative event not to be missed. The perfect place to grab a bargain and see what Byron Bay youth's creative enterprises have to offer whilst on holiday. Music, food, happy faces. Everything you want whilst on holidays.

Start Date:
09/02/2019 View more details

Byron Writers Festival

Three days with story creators and idea makers in one of the world’s most beautiful coastal settings. At Byron Writers Festival 2019 (2-4 August) more than 140 guest writers and thinkers will converge on Byron Bay to celebrate the power of words with Festival audiences. Byron Writers Festival gives audiences the freedom to wander between six stages, choosing from sessions spanning topics such as the environment, social issues, the arts, science, crime, poetry, politics, memoir and fiction. This year’s line up features Behrouz Boochani, Leigh Sales, Benjamin Law, Min Jin Lee, Markus Zusak, Sisonke Msimang, Bruce Pascoe, and Alison Lester. All guests to be announced when the Full Program is launched 12 June.

Start Date:
02/08/2019 View more details

Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour: Byron Bay

Their aim at the Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour is to connect like-minded women and build a community of supportive, adventurous women. By Showcasing and celebrating the female adventurous spirit they hope to make women in the outdoors more visible. Touring annually, the Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour screens two hours of the most inspirational, heart-warming and entertaining films celebrating women in adventure from independent filmmakers around the globe. The Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour includes a unique selection of films of varying lengths and styles, covering topics relevant to women in the outdoors who aren't afraid to get dirty in their pursuit of adventure. The 2018 tour will screen over 20 times around Australia, New Zealand and beyond.

Start Date:
07/07/2019 View more details

Heavy Water Byron Bay

Directed by Michael Oblowitz and produced by Red Bull Media House and All Edge Entertainment, Heavy Water follows big wave surfer Nathan Fletcher through the evolution of his surfing and his relationship with big waves. Tracing his lineage back to his grandfather, one of the pioneers of Oahu's North Shore, Fletcher and fellow surf and skateboard legends share stories of the pursuit of their passion. It's a voyage through the eyes of the surfing community that delves deep into the roots and mindset of board sports culture, culminating in a spectacular, never-before-performed stunt, as Fletcher once again attempts to raise the bar of what's possible.

Start Date:
26/06/2019 View more details

Mindfulness Escapes Byron Bay

Half a day meditation and mindfulness workshop in nature. You will learn different meditation techniques to quiet the mind and become more in control of your thoughts. The workshop includes sitting meditations and walking meditations. They teach various mindfulness techniques that are easily applied back into your days for a healthier, happier and stressless life. They practice outdoors for an enjoyable experience and to discover beautiful Byron Bay. The workshop is catered for any level, beginner to experienced. Please visit the website for more information and booking.

Start Date:
28/01/2018 View more details

Old and Gold Festival

Brunswick Heads will once again host the award winning Old and Gold Festival. With four fairs and more than 80 garage sales around town, if you're on the lookout for a great bargain, this event is not to be missed! Celebrating all things collectable, antique or second hand the festival also features a Marbles Championship, face painting, music and entertainment, barbecues, cake stalls and book sales. Book accommodation for the weekend to get an early start and relax on the river or beach afterwards. Or come along on the day and pick up a boot load of bargains, enjoy the atmosphere, and see what Brunswick Heads has to offer.

Start Date:
08/06/2019 View more details

Sample Food Festival

Sample Food Festival is a northern New South Wales festival that celebrates the creativity and wellbeing of the local food. Bright tropical flavours and bold creative flair attract over 17,000 visitors annually. Sample Food Festival is held in the village of Bangalow and is supported by 200 stall holders who include local restaurant owners, farmers, and local food producers. Sample Food Festival also includes a services of dinners and special events running over four days and three nights. More information can be found on the web site.

Start Date:
07/09/2019 View more details

Top Dog Film Festival Byron Bay

The Top Dog Film Festival was launched in 2017 to showcase the incredible bond between dogs and their people through independent films. The 2018 Top Dog Film Festival will tour in the second half of the year, screening over two hours of the most inspirational, heart warming and entertaining films related to dogs and their human companions from independent film makers around the globe. Including a carefully curated selection of films of varying lengths and styles covering topics relevant to dogs and dog lovers.

Start Date:
07/07/2019 View more details

Yoga and Meditation Retreat Byron Bay

Awaken Meditation Retreats offer quality yoga retreats in northern NSW, near Byron Bay Australia. They specialise in private meditation and yoga classes, mindfulness workshops and health retreats in Byron Bay. From one hour private sessions, to half-day mindfulness excursions or week retreats, they mainly focus on well being, inner peace and nature. The week-long retreats combine yoga, healthy vegetarian food, and meditation practice with outdoor excursions to the 'must see' places of the Byron Shire to make the most of the incredible beauty of the region with its stunning beaches and rainforests. All meals and accommodation are included to provide a unique life changing experience. For more information please visit the website.

Start Date:
17/09/2016 View more details