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Northern Rivers & Byron Bay

Near Armidale, New South Wales.

NSW

Sydney to Yamba roadtrip: Driven to distraction

The drive from Sydney to Yamba offers plenty of diversions, writes Lynne Whiley.

Wildlife

Responsible wildlife tourism: Close encounters

Playful Killers

David Whitley There are ways to see animals up close without alarming them or yourself, writes David Whitley.

New South Wales

Long weekend away: Watermark at Watego's in Byron Bay

Watermark on Watego's Byron Bay.

Joanna Savill finds a tiny jewel of a beach a few kilometres from Byron Bay.

Q&A

Frequent flyer: Rod Cuthbert

Jane Reddy Rod Cuthbert is chief executive of Rome2Rio.com and founder of Viator.com.

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Photo galleries

Photos

Six of the best: wellness retreats

Bikini Boot Camp, Mexico, Tulum.

Looking to find a healthier and more balanced you? These top six retreats offer the perfect surrounding to relax and regenerate, writes Flip Byrnes.

Photos

Six of the best: Australian lighthouses

Charm, seclusion and spectacular views define Australia's top lighthouse destinations.

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Diversionary tactics on the long ride north

Tripologist We plan to drive from Sydney to the Gold Coast in mid-December with our two children. Can you suggest some good stopping points along the way?

Tips

Caught in a rip-off

Beware ... a beachside holiday may turn into a hassle.

There are pitfalls to watch out for with holiday rental bonds, writes Jane E. Fraser.

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Map of Northern Rivers & Byron Bay

Travel News

Women, sex and holidays: Study looks at female tourists' sexual behaviour

Some women use holidays as an opportunity to 'feel like a man' and have no-strings-attached sexual encounters.

20 Aug | Some women use holidays as an opportunity to 'feel like a man' and have sex with no strings attached.

Cheeky marmot photobombs, ruins Greenpeace timelapse video

KYLIE MCLAUGHLIN 19 Aug | Timelapse video of glacier ruined thanks to 'Marmot Love'.

Melbourne is the world's most liveable city, again

RICHARD WILLINGHAM 19 Aug | Melbourne has retained its status as the world's most liveable city for a fourth consecutive year, out-scoring three other Australian cities in the top 10.

Sultan of Brunei bids for New York's Plaza Hotel

19 Aug | Brunei's latest hotel bid follows celebrities, including Richard Branson and Anna Wintour, who have called for a boycott of luxury hotels owned by the sultan, including the Dorchester in London.

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Holiday rentals in Northern Rivers & Byron Bay

Belongil Beachside photograph

Belongil Beachside

from $300 per night Enquire Now

Stay before 28th Aug for 10% off!

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Escape @ Salt Beach

from $200 per night Enquire Now

Stay before 28th Aug for 15% off!

RILEYS on BYRON,Lennox Head  photograph

RILEYS on BYRON,Lennox Head

from $135 per night Enquire Now

Stay before 4th Sep for 5% off!

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