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Humidity: 83%

Wind: 19.31 km/h

  • 13 Oct 2015

    Thunderstorms 28°C 16°C

  • 14 Oct 2015

    Thundershowers 23°C 15°C

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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.


lake ainsworth_kayaking_masterjpgKayaking Ballina Waters

Think you know Ballina? No until you have experienced a paddle along the pristine waters around Ballina Island, exploring the mangrove forests and extending your kayaking skills in a safe friendly environment.

Launch your kayak from any boat ramp to explore the region from another perspective.


Burns Point vehicle ferry

fisherman near ferry3Take the picturesque journey on-board the Burns Point vehicle Ferry between Ballina and South Ballina via Burns Point Ferry Road



The ArtLAB Project @ NRCG

Tue Oct 13 @ 8:00AM

ARTLABNorthern Rivers Community Gallery (NRCG) partners with Lennox Arts Board Inc (LAB) and Southern Cross University (SCU) Curatorial Lab to present the inaugural ArtLAB Project. The dynamic program includes a range of exhibitions and public programs that promise to stimulate both the mind and the senses.


Northern Rivers Community Gallery- Exhibitions

Tue Oct 13 @ 8:00AM

susieThe Northern Rivers Community Gallery presents its next exhibition featuring Mystic Misfits by Leo Coyte, Strange little Attractors by Susie Marcroft and Animal Logic By Richard Atkinson, Kate Stead and Simon Turnbull.


Ability Links Art Competition

Tue Oct 13 @ 8:00AM

leisaEntries for the Ability Links Art Competition are now open so make sure you get your artwork or sculptures entries in. This years theme is 'Value Your Mind'.


More Experiences

Family CyclingBallina Pathways

Ballina has over 14 kilometres of shared pathways perfect for cycling, jogging, skateboarding, rollerblading or walking. Read More >>

Norton StreetNorton Street Heritage Trail

In 1887, a travelling correspondent wrote, "on the north side of Ballina runs a broad straight road, at the corner of which is a little post office Read More >>