Attractions in Ballina

The Ballina Coast & Hinterland is truly a natural wonder and offers an array of activities and sights for all to enjoy. Discover our pristine waterways and unspoilt white sandy beaches, some 32 kilometres in total.

A multitude of activities can be had, or just relax, unwind and chill out. Some suggestions for your enjoyment of our wonderful part of the world are:-

  • Surfing/surfing lessons
  • Golf in paradise at 2 courses
  • Ballina Hospital
  • River Kayaking Tour
  • Richmond River Cruise
  • Ballina Naval & Maritime Museum
  • Thursday Plantation for Tea Tree oil products
  • Outdoor Skateboard Park
  • Harley & Trike Tour
  • Tandem hang glide
  • Walk or bicycle on the cycle ways
  • Watch dolphins or whales (in season)
  • River or ocean fishing
  • Scenic drives to the hinterland
  • Northern Rivers Community Gallery
  • Restaurants & Cafes
  • Airport
  • Shopping centres
  • Library