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Byron Bay - Cape Byron YHA

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Things to do in Byron Bay - Cape Byron YHA

You won't get bored in Byron. Try sea kayaking with dolphins, parachuting, and hang-gliding. Learn to surf, scuba dive, and even trapeze.  Take a day trip from Byron Bay to hippie Nimbin or head into the rainforest for trekking, mountain bike riding, and bushwalking.

At the end of the day experience Byron Bay’s backpacker nightlife, just minutes from the Cape Byron hostel. Visit Byron Bay institution, the Beach Hotel, head to Cheeky Monkeys Backpacker Bar or Woody's Nightclub for the weekly surfboard giveaway on Wednesdays.  

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FREE Lighthouse Walk

Join us on a guided walk up to the most easterly point in Australia. The best place to see dolphins, whales, turtles and loads more!

When:
Every Mon, Tues, Wed and Fri
Where:
Sign up at Reception

Tours & activities related to this hostel

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Byron Bay Dolphin Kayaking

Take a guided kayaking tour in the stunning Byron Bay Marine Park. Come face to face with dolphins and other marine life as you paddle around the most easterly point of Australia.
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Surf Lesson Byron Bay

Learn to Surf in one of Australia's most popular surfing destinations, beautiful Byron Bay! All inclusive, guaranteed to stand, local and qualified coaches.
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Nimbin Shuttle

The easiest way to check out the the unique hippy village of Nimbin. Departs Byron Bay every Sunday and Wednesday.

FREE things to do in Byron Bay

  1. Walk the loop to the lighthouse via the National Park rainforest walk and back via Watego Beach and Palm Valley (7km return)
  2. Surf, swim or sunbake on any of Byron Bay's phenomenal beaches
  3. Take in a sunrise (or sunset if you like a sleep in too much) at Australia’s most Easterly point
  4. Free live music at the famous Beach Hotel most nights but especially for the traditional Sunday Session (on Sundays if you didn’t guess!)
  5. Spot a hippie or even a hipster at a sunset drum circle on Main Beach, or check out the many street artists around town
  6. Walk around the local Farmers Market every Thursday morning or the monthly market first Sunday of every month

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DISCOUNTS IN THIS REGION

Balloon Aloft
Discounted flight!
Sunrise balloon flight over the Hunter Valley vineyards only $250, including a champagne breakfast at Peterson House. YHA members also receive free return transfers from Hunter Valley YHA.
  • (02) 4990 9242
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