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Burringbar, NSW

Burringbar, NSW is a small town located in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales. it is situated about 20 kilometres south of Murwillumbah and approximately 30 kilometres north of Byron Bay.


Burringbar is a charming town with a rich history and a focus on local, hand-crafted products. The town takes its name from a specialized type of boomerang used as a striking stick and has an important place in Aboriginal culture.

Visitors to Burringbar can enjoy a peaceful and authentic country experience, complete with tall green trees, local dairy farms, fruit stalls, and quaint cafes. The winding road around the range offers stunning views of the surrounding area, making it a great spot for a scenic drive.

In the town itself, there are plenty of opportunities to support local businesses, with a general store, craft stores, and petrol stations available. For those looking for something unique, Heath’s Old Wares is the biggest vintage store for miles around.

The town’s pretty park, complete with an historic monument, marks the center of the town and provides a lovely spot for a picnic or a relaxing break. Whether you’re passing through on a road trip or looking for a peaceful country retreat, Burringbar is definitely worth a visit.

Nearest Airport: Coolangatta

Where to stay?


  • Farm/Station
  • Rural/Country
  • Cultural

About Burringbar

  • Locality: Urban locality
  • Burringbar Postcode: 2483
  • State: New South Wales
  • Region: North Coast NSW
  • Latitude: -28.43433
  • Longitude: 153.47128
  • Elevation: 25m
  • Population: 852
  • Median Income: $26624
  • Area (Sq/km): 25.91
  • Timezone: Australia/Sydney

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