Skip to content

This Is Northern New South Wales

byron bay holiday season


Los Angeles band Grouplove played the Northern on Wednesday night. It was their last show of their Australian tour so it was always going to be a bigger party than normal Common Ground Contributor Carly Brown headed down to take some pics for us all.… Read More »GROUPLOVE LIVE PHOTOS

Howling Bells Live Photos

Howling Bells played the Great Northern on a rainy Wednesday night this week. These guys … and girl are such a great band. They’ve been living and touring in the UK and Europe for a while now and you can really tell. Watching them felt… Read More »Howling Bells Live Photos

The Pajama Club In Byron Bay

It’s always been the element of struggle that makes music human and exciting. Neil and Sharon Finn discovered that for themselves at home late one night in their pajamas, having their first jam, making a racket in the grand tradition of enthusiastic amateurs…. you might… Read More »The Pajama Club In Byron Bay


Reach for the sky : Byron Bay : Photo : Alex Frings : Buy Print – 1.6.11_1 When your a surfer, it’s always about the next wave, the next swell, the next memorable moment. But also rubbing it into your mate if they missed that… Read More »Anticipation

Time-lapsing and Sunsets

Daylight Deception 1 : Byron Bay: Photo Alex Frings Alex Frings was up to his old tricks again the other night. Hanging out up at the lighthouse on the full moon. He’s captured these amazing photos as the full moon came over the cape. Using a… Read More »Time-lapsing and Sunsets

Easter Is Here

Holiday Goers : Byron Bay : Buy Print – image 21.4.11_1 Easter is here…. Well the official Easter long weekend is only hours away but in Byron Bay the holiday goers are already in full swing. The weather really has come good for everyone traveling… Read More »Easter Is Here

Bob Dylan – Dirt Road Blues

  Let’s simply start by saying two words, Bob Dylan – the revolutionary man that has changed minds & inspired millions. Byron Bay’s Retrospect Galleries thought it only fitting that this legend be honoured and celebrated with The Dirt Road Blues, an exhibition that ponders,… Read More »Bob Dylan – Dirt Road Blues