What's on now and in the coming months
Put these dates in your diary!
17 Dec - Customer Service Awards Awards Night @ Hotel Bruns
21 Dec - Kids Disco with Short Brown @ Ocean Shores Tavern from 6pm - FREE
24 Dec - Christmas Eve - Church for all People Christmas @ The Picture House
31 Dec - 2 Jan - Falls Festival
Mid Dec - McGregors Family Carnival
Wed 18 December 2019 Twilight Markets & Christmas Celebrations - Wed 18 December 2019 + Fireworks at 9pm
The Woodchop Carnival as part of the Fish 'n Chips Festival kicks off mid January 2020 with Fireworks from 9pm.
31st,1st, 2nd Dec 19 /Jan 20 - Falls Festival
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Kick off summer at the House this Week!
Thursday 12 / Friday 13/ Saturday 14 – Our Silly Season Edition of CHEEKY. Shows start @ 7pm
Sunday 15th @ 4pm – Otto & Astrid – a very special one-off performance…
Christmas Eve - Brunswick Picture House presents “A Church for All People – Christmas @ the House”. Sing-along, Silliness and Santa. An Old School Carols sing-along. Entry by donation.
Click here for full Picture House events details....
Saturday 14 December
Sunset Eco Rainforest River Cruise 10am - 12pm
Eco Rainforest Sunset River Cruise 5pm - 7pm
Sunday 15 December
Eco Rainforest River Cruise 10am - 12pm
Eco Kayak Cruise and SUP 10am - 1pm
Eco Rainforest Sunset River Cruise 5pm - 7pm
BOOK your Christmas Party now!!
Sunday Sesh 4pm Sunday 15 December
The Lyrical (Karl Smith) has become a rising star of the music scene in Brisbane. The Sunshine State capital has always been a hotbed for new talent in a variety of genres and the acoustic/hip-hop/reggae scene is now no exception to that tradition. Following in the footsteps of Ben Harper, Bob Marley, Michael Franti and Xavier Rudd, The Lyrical reflects the ingenuity and musical aptitude it takes to be a great artist.
See here for more entertainment this week
Christmas Gift Passes at Macadamia Castle
If you are stuck for a gift idea this Christmas and would like to provide an experience that lasts all year you could consider our fabulous Christmas packages. You can purchase these online or drop in to the Castle to pick it up, right up until Christmas Eve. They are perfect for the little animal lover in your life. More here
Looking for a different Christmas gift for those "hard-to-shop-for" loved ones?
Give them an experience this Christmas, send them out on our Byron stand Up Paddle Nature Tour to try something new and make some memories!
Feel like a liesurely paddle down the beatiful Brunswick River? The good folks at Go Sea Kayaks are experienced, knowledgeable guides making sure you have a fantastic experience. The Brunswick River tours offer a chance to see some amazing native wildlife and scenery, from Turtles and Fish to Birds & Dolphins.
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Still need Christmas present ideas? Book a ride with ZEPHYR!
Buy a gift voucher from Zephyr and treat your loved one with an adventure..
They offer small personalized horse tours, on the beach, in the beautiful sub-tropical woodlands, and at 'The Farm'. In addition, mounted archery and trick riding clinics, horseback pub tours, mustering camps, private lessons, 'Mini-Zephyrs' (pony) Club, team-building activities, and our divine range of horses are also available for professional photo shoots and weddings.
NEW kids play area and free kids club at the Tavern every Saturday night! Come and explore the new gorgeous mud kitchen and cubby from Castle & Cubby, Free Kids Club Saturdays 6pm-8pm ages 2 and over. Great kids meals too at just $10.
The basket costs $35 for a full day hire, and includes cutlery, plates, an insulated section for cold goods and stemmed cups. If you ask them to fill with delicious goodies the hire fee will be waived... https://www.facebook.com/bottleandhoop/
Book your work or private gathering now. Christmas is just around the corner! With it comes a full social calendar. Saturdays are almost fully booked with Christmas parties at Husk Farm Distillery until January, however there is still space for group bookings from Wednesday-Friday and on Sundays. On Fridays we have live music from 4:30 onwards, making it the perfect time to celebrate 2019 with cocktails and supper while watching the sun set over the valley.
Corporate Christmas Parties The ultimate team day starts with a behind the scenes distillery tour before you sit down for a shared lunch and a cocktail. Then as the shadows grow longer retire to the lawn and play a round of quoits or cornhole, G&T in hand.
Join Behind the Barrel on a leisurely discovery of Byron Bay’s finest breweries and distilleries! Learn the process of how our breweries and distilleries do things Northern Rivers Style and more importantly…sample a selection of award-winning beers and spirits.
Book a tour now!
UPDATE ON WILD LIFE TOURS - NEW HALF DAY KOALA TOUR
Some of the parks have reopened (but Nightcap NP is still closed). This means we can resume some of our tours:
Wildlife Safari (although we have to use our plan b for the kangaroos and can no longer guarantee wallabies)
Night Vision Walk
We have created a new half day Koala Tour. $99pp 9:00-12:30
Click here for all of the amazing tours on offer in this weeks timetable
BYRON KIDS SURF LESSON
'Flexi Lessons' are designed for kids (7-15) who love surfing and for families who enjoy the flexibility of not having to commit to an ongoing course. We cover the basics from warm-up to paddling, catching waves and standing while also catering to intermediate and advanced students. We also run a daily stand up paddle board on the Brunswick River..
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XMAS SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
Our exciting school holiday program puts participants right in the heart of the action at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and runs each and every school holidays! Attendees will participate in activities exclusive to the Wild Adventures school holiday program including enrichment feeding, behind the scenes access and up-close and personal animal encounters. With 5 different, action-packed days, there is even more to see and explore.
Let Wild Byron will take you the adventure of a lifetime. Snorkel at Juliian Rocks with over 1000 marine species, sea turtles, dolphins, manta rays, leopard sharks, grey nurse sharks and more than 500 tropical and temperate fish species. All gear included. Jump onboard Apollo 2 their purpose built dive boat and enjoy the sites of the Byron coastline.
Just 10 minutes from Brunswick Heads, the Falls Music & Arts Festival boasts a stellar line up of local and international performers and tickets are still available. Take a bus from Brunswick Heads Banner Park to the festival site at North Byron Parklands f A timetable will be available closer to the date. The cost is $5 - no bookings required, just turn up. Grab your last minute essentials from the Visitor Centre 7 Park St - towels, hats, sunscreen, insect repellent, cold water etc
Great family fun at the Bruns Bowlo Last Sunday of Every Month
Mufti Bowls 9am - Breakfast & Bowls $10 - Casual Dress and Everyone Welcome
Rock up anytime for Barefoot Bowls and test your skills...
Kayak with the Dolphins and Whales this weekend!!
Whether you are a novice or experienced kayaker, your adventure includes paddling our gorgeous Marine Park, the waves, the wilderness, and morning or afternoon tea with Tim Tams on a beautiful beach. Take in some of the best sights the East Coast has to offer. Learn about local history, aboriginal history, the lighthouse, dolphins, whales, and turtles. See the Most Easterly Point of the Australian mainland. This is all part of your Byron Bay sea kayak experience with Cape Byron Kayaks.
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See Mullum at its colourful best every Friday morning at the Mullumbimby Farmers Market. Shop for fresh produce, meet with friends, enjoy a market brekkie and local coffee, and soak up the fun and friendly vibe. Set under magnificent fig trees in the lush foothills of Mt Chincogan, the market is the gathering spot for Mullumbimby’s vibrant community... Read more...
New Brighton Farmers Market
The New Brighton Farmers Market is the place to shop for fresh produce, relax with a coffee and a market breakfast, enjoy live local music, and connect with the local community. Read more...