Lennox Head

Just 15min drive south of Byron Bay on the North Coast of NSW, Lennox Head is the perfect seaside village for a laidback holiday. It's home to world-renowned surf breaks, golden beaches tranquil lakes, cafes, restaurants and a classic waterside pub.

For more information about Lennox Head, go to https://www.discoverballina.com.au/visit/our-region/towns-villages/lennox-head

Getting There

Lennox Head is an 8hr 20min drive north of Sydney and just over two hours south of Brisbane.

You can fly into the Ballina Byron Gateway Airport, a 20min drive away. Ballina Byron Gateway Airport is located 5km from Ballina's town centre and 35km from Byron Bay.

Use the shuttle bus or taxi services available at the terminal to make the short trip to these coastal destinations. Alternatively, rent a car from the hire services available at the airport and explore the region at your own pace.

QantasJetstar and Virgin Australia operate daily direct flights between Sydney and Ballina Byron Airport. Fly Pelican flies direct to Newcastle six times a week and Dubbo twice a week. Jetstar also operates daily direct flights to Melbourne.

Public transport information:

Blanch's Bus Company operates public buses that go via Lennox Head. For more information click on the link below for the timetable of the 640 bus route. 


If travelling from Ballina, we recommend that you catch the 7.40am bus from Tamar Street which arrives in Lennox Head at 7.55am.

If travelling from Byron Bay, we recommend that you catch the 7.40am bus from the Byron Bay Interchange which arrives in Lennox Head at 8.10am.

Accommodation Options

There is a range of services available for your stay during the Regional To Global Screen Forum. Please find some options below:

Lennox Head Beach Resort

Lennox Holiday Apartments

Lennox Holiday and Caravan Park

Ballina is a short drive away and another option for our event in Lennox Head:

Ballina Holiday Short Stay Accommodation

Other accommodation options are available on the Discover Ballina website - https://www.discoverballina.com.au/visit/accommodation-search