Music Festival Dates
MULLUM MUSIC FESTIVAL
Thurs 16 – Sun 19 November 2017
FALLS FESTIVAL 2017/18
Sun 31 December – Tues 2 January 2018
BYRON BAY BLUES AND ROOTS FESTIVAL
Thur 29 March – Mon 2 April 2018
SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS
2018 date to be announced.
Annual Local Events
MULLUM TO BRUNS PADDLE
28 May 2017
Competitors race from Heritage Park, Mullumbimby down the Brunswick River to Terrace Park in Brunswick Heads. A mix of top athletes and fun paddlers compete on stand up paddleboards, kayaks, canoes & dragon boats.
OLD ‘N GOLD FESTIVAL
Sat 10 June 2016 (Sat of NSW Queens B’day long weekend)
A Unique Treasure Hunt through The Brunswick Heads Village trawling second hand vintage stalls, garage sales and incredible collectable and vintage fairs. Enjoy local street food and live music, this is an all weather all ages event.
BACK TO BRUNS HOT RODS
Fri 14 – Sun 16 July 2017
A 3-day showcase of the best hot rods, from vintage gems to muscled up models, this event allows car lovers to take in the best in show.
THE BYRON BAY WRITERS FESTIVAL
Fri 4 – Sun 6 August 2017
Local and International writers gather in Byron Bay and its surrounds for 3 days of audience mingling, panel discussions and interviews in a stimulating festival style environment.
BYRON BAY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Fri 6 – Sun 15 October 2017
The BBIFF is now the largest regional film festival celebrating its 11th year. A 10 day program featuring a diverse array of films and awards across six venues, local and international industry mix with audiences to attend previews, parties and workshops.
Local Community Market Guide
1st SAT OF MONTH
Brunswick Heads – Memorial Park, 02 6628 4495
1st SUN OF MONTH
Byron Community Market, Butler St Reserve, 02 6685 6807
2nd SUN OF MONTH
Lennox Head, Pacific Parade, Lake Ainsworth, 02 6686 2139
3rd SAT OF MONTH
Mullumbimby Community Market, Stuart St, 02 6684 3370
4th SUN OF MONTH
Bangalow Market, Showground’s, 02 6687 1911
Weekly Farmers Markets
Showcasing the best local growers and great food stalls to taste what the area has to offer. These are a must see.
New Brighton Farmers Market
River St, New Brighton
Tuesdays 7am – 11am
02 6677 1345
Byron Farmers Market
Butler St Reserve, Byron Bay
Thursday 7am – 11am
02 6687 1137
Mullumbimby Farmers Market
Mullumbimby Show Grounds, Main Arm Road
Friday 7am – 11am
02 6677 1345
Bangalow Famers Market
1 Byron St, Bangalow
Saturday 7am – 11am
02 6687 1137
QUIKSILVER & ROXY PRO
Thurs 14 – Sat 25 March 2017
The Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast, starting on March 14th, is the first event of the WSL Championship and is hosted on one of Australia’s favorite point breaks, Snapper Rocks, Coolangatta. Only 30 minutes from Brunswick Heads, this is an awesome event with the world’s best surfers.