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Key Experiences

lakeainsworthrLake Ainsworth

Lake Ainsworth was named after James Ainsworth, Thomas Ainsworth's son. The Ainsworths were one of the first European families to take up land in the region, settling on the North Head of Ballina in 1847.

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boat in richmond riverHire a Boat on the Richmond River

Have a relaxing fun day fishing in a Tinnie, or get some friends together and hire a barbecue boat for a great day picnicking, fishing and swimming.

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Wardell WalkaboutExplore Wardell Walkabout

On 26 August 1828 Captain Henry Rous anchored the naval frigate HMS Rainbow at the mouth of the Richmond River which was named after the Duke of Richmond.

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Events

77c5dd5ea706dcc4057f32201ed9a4dbLOUD in the Gallery

Wed Apr 01 @10:00AM

A dynamic exhibition celebrating National Youth Week, with final year works from Alstonville High, Ballina High, Southern Cross School K-12, Xavier Catholic College and Emmanuel Anglican College. 

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byron-arts-classic butterflyWEB-285x3001Byron Arts Classic

Thu Apr 02 @10:00AM

‘Bringing art to the community and the community to art’.  The Byron Arts Classic (BAC) is an exciting community visual art event that has become an integral part of the cultural fabric of Northern Rivers region.

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header Health KidsRunning f877 headerGo4Fun Free Fitness Program for Kids

Thu Apr 02 @ 3:30PM

Go4Fun is a FREE healthy lifestyle program to improve health, fitness, self-esteem and confidence in children aged 7-13. The program runs after school, once a week for ten weeks, over one school term.

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Our Region On TV

Sydney Weekender - Winter 2014

Cover Shot Sydney Weekender

Sydney Weekender visits Ballina Coast & Hinterland... watch the episode here

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Beach Horse RidingBeach Horse Riding - Tassiriki Ranch

Tassiriki Ranch offers horse riding activities for guests and day visitors and also cosy cabin-style holiday accommodation in a quiet rural environment with a variety of boutique horse riding activities featuring horse riding trail rides on secluded beaches.

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boat in richmond riverHire a Boat on the Richmond River

Have a relaxing fun day fishing in a Tinnie, or get some friends together and hire a barbecue boat for a great day picnicking, fishing and swimming.

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