Far North Coast
Grandview Apartments Ballina is the perfect base to explore New South Wales the Far North Coast. There are a number of fantastic day trips extending to the outer hinterlands of Ballina, Byron Bay, the Gold Coast and even Brisbane.
- 5 minutes drive to Ballina Byron Gateway Airport
- 30 minutes drive to Byron Bay
- 1.5 hours drive to Gold Coast
- 2.5 hours drive to Brisbane
- 9 hours drive north of Sydney
Why not take a tourist drive and soak up the wonderful sights and attractions of Ballina’s coast and hinterland? Visit the fishing village of Brunswick Heads, climb Mount Warning or explore the city of Lismore – ask us here at Grandview Apartments for more information about tourist drives and day trip ideas from Ballina.
Lennox Head is a seaside village and National Surfing Reserve on the Far North Coast of New South Wales, Australia, situated on the stretch of coast between Byron Bay and Ballina. Lennox Head is bustling with restaurants and cafés, a local market runs every second Sunday – just metres from the main beach. Lose yourself along this sweeping stretch of beach, spend the day surfing the famous right-hand break, relax, swim and fish from the beach. Kite surfing, windsurfing and hang gliding are also very popular activities at Lennox Head.
Byron Bay is a relaxed coastal town renowned for its surfie charm and laid-back character. There are a multitude of cafés, bars and restaurants to tempt the taste buds, and a number of boutique shops to peruse for that unique purchase. Of course there is the famous Main Beach and Cape Byron with its scenic walkways and a lighthouse located on the easternmost tip of Australia!
Visit the charming hinterland villages of Bangalow, Mullumbimby, Rosebank, Newrybar, The Channon and Federal, with their antique shops, cafés, art galleries and boutique shops offering unique, local, handmade wares, all only a short drive from Grandview Apartments.