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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Cafe
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“This restaurant used to be tucked in the hills in Tintenbar, but has now moved into Ballina. The fact that a french restaurant could thrive in this area says enough about the quality of the food. Not for the budget conscious but not crazy prices either. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
  • 3 locals recommend
Airport
“25 mins drive from The Coach house. There are some Car hire places there also”
  • 14 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Go for a flight in an award-winning ex-RAAF warbird! Classic Aero offers flights from family-friendly (for up to 3 passengers) to thrilling aerobatics from the Ballina-Byron Airport. Simply Awesome!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bus Station
“A local legend. A great local store with local products and a well stocked bottle shop.”
  • 1 local recommends
Travel Agency
“Helicopter tours over Byron Bay and Ballina are a fantastic idea for your loved ones! Whether its for Christmas, a birthday, anniversary or other special occasion – whoever you’re buying for will be in a for a great treat!”
  • 1 local recommends
Car Rental
  • 1 local recommends
Bus Station
“Just down the road and good if you need supplies at the last minute....including alchohol, a good morning coffee and fuel.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Food
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“On the 2nd Friday evening of each month, Tintenbar Upfront hosts a selection of live music which is always entertaining. BYO drinks (& food if you want). Indian dinner is available with prior booking. Cakes are on sale at the intermission break.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Rental Car Location