7 Top Things to do in Byron Bay this Winter
Here are 7 top activities to do in Byron Bay this Winter. Take a trip and discover the hidden gems of Byron Bay.
Byron Bay is known for its warm weather and sunny beaches, but there’s plenty to do in Byron Bay even in the winter. Here are some ideas for things to do in Byron Bay this winter.
Tea tree lake
A walk to Tea Tree Lake is a must when staying in Shambhala, Byron Bay. It is a 10 minutes-walk via Belongil Beach, as you grab coffee at the café. It is especially beautiful during the winter months. Swim in the natural soothing waters, have a picnic by the lake, relax on the beach or take a walk around the lake.
Byron Bay is a surfer’s paradise all year round, and winter is no exception. The waves may be big and challenging, but the area is still full of surf schools and rental shops, catering for all skill levels. Experienced surfers and novices alike can ride the waves and enjoy the ocean.
Yoga and meditation
Winter is a great time to focus on your health and well-being, and yoga and meditation are great ways to do that. You can participate in daily yoga and meditation classes offered in Shambhala at Byron as our guest, aimed at relaxing, reducing stress and finding inner peace. Grab the 10% discount offer for winter here.
Visit the market
Byron Bay has several markets that are open all year round and are a great place to visit during the winter months. With local crafts, fresh produce and delicious food, the market is a great place to find unique souvenirs. The Byron Bay community he market, held on the first Sunday of each month, is very popular, but there are also markets in neighbouring towns such as Bangalow and Mullumbimby.
Winter is the best time for whale watching in Byron Bay, as humpback whales migrate along the coast from June to November. Take a whale watching tour and get up close and personal with these amazing creatures. Nothing beats watching them run away and play in the water.
Explore the Hinterland
The Byron Bay hinterland is a beautiful area to explore during the winter months, with lush rainforests, waterfalls and quaint villages. Explore the area by taking a guided tour, renting a bike or going on a hike. Popular attractions include Minyon Falls, Crystal Castle and the quaint village of Bangalow.
Visit the beach
Byron Bay’s beaches are beautiful all year round, with the winter months experiencing beautiful sunsets and quiet people. Whether you want to stroll, swim or just soak up the sun, Byron Bay’s beaches are the perfect place to do it.
In summary, winters in Byron Bay aren’t as warm as summers, but there are still plenty of fun things to do. From surfing and yoga to market visits and hinterland explorations, Byron Bay has something for everyone this winter. Pack your bags and head to this beautiful seaside town for a memorable winter vacation.