Byron Bays heart and soul are the beaches that surround her. Their extreme beauty and uniqueness create the spell that keep people returning time and time again. The heady mix of shimmering white sands, crystal clear turquoise blue waters and lush tropical headlands have made Byron's beaches world famous. Stretching between the headlands of northern New South Wales and wrapping around the country's most easterly point, Byron Shire offers 30km of beaches ranging from the busy patrolled beaches near town to isolated coves, nudist and dog friendly beaches all within a 10-15min drive.
Besides the unparalleled beauty of the area these beaches offer something very special that is more then surf and sand. It's all about lifestyle in Byron and the beaches provide the perfect landscape. Surfing legendary breaks, experiencing oceanfront dining or swimming and kayaking with the dolphins and whales. Time with friends, time alone. Sun on your face and sand underfoot. There is something here for everyone.