Life in Byron Bay
Life in Byron Bay
Welcome to Byron Bay. We know you are going to love living in Byron Bay and have a great time if you are passing through.
Is Byron Bay a good place to live?
Yes, Byron Bay is a great place to live or visit. Below our guide to Byron Bay will give you all the information you need to make moving here easier or make your trip a more informed and enjoyable one.
Visas required to live in Byron Bay
If you happen to be a citizen from a country other than Australia and are looking to move to Byron Bay, you are going to need a visa to do so. Australia has many visas on offer that could allow you to live and work in Byron Bay. Due to there being many different visas, each with it’s own rights and obligations, it is best to take our Free Visa Assessment so we can provide accurate advice on the visa options available to you in your specific circumstances.
If you are moving to Byron Bay and want to find a job in Byron Bay we have a guide specifically on how to find and apply for jobs in Byron Bay for new arrivals. Always make sure you have secured a visa that allows you to work before starting your new job.
Map of Byron Bay
Weather in Byron Bay
Byron Bay (Minjungbal: Cavvanbah) is a beachside town located in the far-northeastern corner of the state of New South Wales, Australia on Bundjalung Country. It is located 772 kilometres (480 mi) north of Sydney and 165 kilometres (103 mi) south of Brisbane. Cape Byron, a headland adjacent to the town, is the easternmost point of mainland Australia. At the 2021 census, the town had a permanent population of 6,330. It is the largest town of Byron Shire, though not the shire’s administrative centre (which is Mullumbimby).
Hotels and Accommodation in Byron Bay
There are all types of accommodation available in Byron Bay. The best place to find Hotels, serviced apartments or holiday lets is via Book Direct and Save Bookdirectandsave.com
This website lists the exact same properties as Airbnb and booking.com but does not charge the high commissions so their nightly accommodation rates are cheaper.
Or contact any of these great local hotels, apartments or holiday accommodation businesses.
Byron Bay is full of great businesses and helpful services. Below are a selection of our best.
Accountants in Byron Bay
Banks in Byron Bay
Cafes in Byron Bay
Carpet Cleaners in Byron Bay
Dentists in Byron Bay
Doctors and Medical clinics in Byron Bay
You can make an appointment at any of these local doctors or clinics.
Contact one of the Byron Bay Electricians below
Hospitals in Byron Bay
Mechanics in Byron Bay
Newspapers in Byron Bay
Pest Control in Byron Bay
Plumbers in Byron Bay
Real Estate Agents in Byron Bay
Restaurants in Byron Bay
Schools in Byron Bay
Solicitors in Byron Bay
Supermarkets in Byron Bay
Vets in Byron Bay
For all information on living in towns and cities across Australia visit our Living in Australia index page where you will find 160 guides on areas right across the country.
To live and work in Australia you might be eligible for an Australian Work Visa or a Permanent Residency visa as a skilled worker. Find out more and move to Australia to live and work and start you new life.