What can one say about Byron Bay? It’s always been a favourite schoolies destination. If there’s a definition of paradise, this place comes pretty close! Known for its laid back, hippie atmosphere and revolving door of bohemian travelers, this incredible seaside town located on the north coast of New South Wales (and only an hour drive from the Gold Coast) is an ideal Schoolies destination. The natural beauty will astound you, while the vibrant nightlife and wide range of daily activities mean there really is something for everyone at Byron Bay.
If you haven’t heard of these clubs and bars already, you will certainly know of them by the end of your schoolies trip:
- La La Land
- Cheeky Monkey’s
- Beach Hotel
The weather here is glorious all year round, and is especially perfect during Schoolies. The sun blazes during the day, providing ideal beach weather, while the nights are warm and humid and set the scene for unforgettable summer nights out on the town. The sheer natural beauty of Byron Bay is unparalleled to any other Australian town, where picturesque surfing beaches are surrounded by impressive national parks and funky cafes and markets reign supreme. There really is no other place like it.
This is the Schoolies destination for the fun-loving,open-minded Schoolie and especially those into the alternative. Try yoga on the beach, take a day trip to the infamous hippie town of Nimbin, indulge at a day spa, go on a mountain biking tour through protected rainforests or take an eco-tour by kayak to the famous Byron Lighthouse. Of if you just want to relax and take in the atmosphere, sit at a number of cool cafes and watch the rainbow of travelers float on by while sampling some fresh local cuisine.
At night the place really comes alive, with a thriving music scene and exciting nightlife spilling out over the main street and pumping until the early hours.
The official Schoolies accommodation we offer through Schoolies Club is placed closed to all the action, with everything you could need within walking distance. We love Byron Bay and know you will too, so contact us today and experience Schoolies in this unique paradise.
Just like the hottest concert tickets, the best schoolies hotels are always the first to sell out… So there’s no better time to contact us that right now 🙂
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