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The Pocket, NSW

The Pocket is a small village located in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales. It’s inland from South Golden Beach and Ocean Shores, and Byron Bay is approximately 25 minutes’ drive from the town.

The close proximity to these popular tourist destinations, as well as its natural beauty, makes The Pocket an ideal location for people looking to explore the Northern Rivers region.

The main spine is The Pocket Road that weaves its way through the valley.

Dotted along the road, there are several holiday home rentals available in the area that cater to different types of travelers, including families, friends, and pet owners. The tranquil atmosphere, natural surroundings, and close proximity to popular tourist attractions such as Byron Bay make The Pocket an ideal getaway.

Nearest Airport: Coolangatta

Where to stay?


  • Mountain
  • Nature based
  • Relaxation
  • Remote

About The Pocket

  • Locality: Rural locality
  • The Pocket Postcode: 2483
  • State: New South Wales
  • Region: North Coast NSW
  • Latitude: -28.50557
  • Longitude: 153.48605
  • Elevation: 15m
  • Population: 271
  • Median Income: $29900
  • Area (Sq/km): 15.866
  • Timezone: Australia/Sydney

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