Posted in Ballina Beach Village on October 17th, 2014

Ballina Conserves its History

Ballina Beach is one of the many places in Australia, where European and Aboriginal heritage sites stand side by side. It is one of the few places that actively maintain both aspects of the area’s history. The shire makes it a top priority to keep everything as good as they were, not just for the tourists, but for the locals as well.

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Posted in Media on May 7th, 2014

A Secret Destination for the Great Aussie Camping Holiday

It’s been a great Australian tradition to take the family away camping or caravaning in the school holidays, and Australian caravan parks are embedded in the Australian psyche of thousands of Australians as a childhood memory of timeless, lazy days by the beach, the smell of open fires and camp cooking, sing-alongs and walks in the bush… Aussie caravan parks have a unique atmosphere that is laid-back and friendly with a certain humble, rustic innocence that makes them a firm favourite for families and back packers alike when it comes to low-cost holidays that are a real, refreshing break from the daily grind.

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Posted in Events on September 3rd, 2013

Ecstatic Chant & Devotional Singing Retreat with Deva Premal & Miten

ECSTATIC CHANT & DEVOTIONAL SINGING RETREAT
With DEVA PREMAL & MITEN
and special guest MANOSE

Ballina Beach Village Resort, South Ballina, NSW
Jan 30th – Feb 2nd 2014

Following divinely ecstatic retreats in Australia in ‘06, ‘07, ‘08, ’09, ’10 , ’11, ’12, and ’13 Deva Premal and Miten, and Nepali flautist Manose, offer a further opportunity to experience the joy and blissful healing power of sacred song and chant in a long weekend by the beautiful Pacific Ocean.

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Posted in Ballina Beach Village on March 3rd, 2013

South Ballina’s Ghost Ship

RIKKI Grinberg has picked up plenty of rubbish at South Ballina, but never thought she would uncover a maritime mystery.

The owner of the Ballina Beach Village and her husband Bernard yesterday found the rusted hull of a steel vessel which “popped up” on the southern bank of the Richmond River at Mobbs Bay following Friday’s storm.

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Posted in Previous Events on March 3rd, 2013

Dancing in the Air 2013 Photos

Below is a gallery of photos from Dancing in the Air 2013

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Posted in Entertainment on March 3rd, 2013

Mick Buckley

Mick Buckley has been writing, recording and performing across Australia and the U.S.A. for many years. His songs have charted on Radio and Television and achieved Gold Record, CD and DVD sales.

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Posted in Entertainment on February 21st, 2013

Kathryn Jones

Learn to play all your favourite songs on Ukulele with Byron Bay’s Calypso Cowgirl Kathryn Jones. Uke is easy, fun and quick to learn – a great thing to have on camp especially for those wet weather days. Kathryn will run you through the basic chords on the uke, how to tune your ukulele and various strumming techniques. You will also get valuable tips that you won’t find in books and a set of Ukulele charts to practice on your holiday.

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Posted in Entertainment on February 21st, 2013

Dr Baz – Barry Ferrier

One of the resident musician/enertainers at the Ballina Beach Village is a versatile and creative Byron Bay based multi-instrumentalist, singer / song-writer and composer Barry Ferrier (aka Dr. Baz) . Dr. Baz  has entertained all over Australia, and in Europe and the UK. He has had a long and eminent career in the arts, with vast range of experience in many facets of the music industry.

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Posted in Events on February 21st, 2013

First Ship 2013 March and November

Prestigious Japanese yoga teacher training company.

23 March to 22 April 2013, and 20 November to 26 December 2013.

Full residential 100 course. For enquiries please contact keiko.torii@firstship.net


Posted in Events on January 15th, 2013

Going Tribal 2014 22-29 November, 2014

All Schoolies Residential Festival – Reggae night, Toga Party, Hawaiian night, the tribal challenge night. Welcome night with African drumming, buses to Byron and lots more.

Visit Going Tribal for more information.