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The Byron Bay Jettys

The Byron Bay Jetty in 1950 The Byron Bay Jetty’s Words and Photos by Max Pendergast There were actually two jetty’s built in Byron Bay, the first in 1888 at the top end of Jonson St, where the small Groin is now. Unfortunately the 1888… Read More »The Byron Bay Jettys

Damien Watts

Damien Watts has lived in Byron Bay since moving here in 1988. He was born near Iluka when his parents were still hippies. Byron was the perfect transition. Here is what he had to say… “I started Photography in High School, and have loved it… Read More »Damien Watts

The Colours of Byron

Sebastian and Jonatan Lundmark from Rest Your Eyes Production have a way of seeing the Byron Bay community is such a positive and wonderful light. This video ‘Colours of Byron’ (which won the Echo Awards on the weekend) is simply beautiful. The boys are working… Read More »The Colours of Byron

Swell cylinders

These wonderful moments were taken by Ben Godfrey recently in Byron Bay. For more from Ben, visit his website.

A Wonderful Weekend

Not much can be said. Let the photos by Alex Frings tell the story. More photos can be found here.

Gladiators and Spectators

Maxed Out : Byron Bay : Buy Print Byron Bay was an amphitheater of gladiators, battling the prey of the ocean, while spectators marvelled in “Ooooo’s” and “Ahhhh’s”. Tropical cyclones Vania and Zelia morphed into the one super force, producing a Goliath of marching swell… Read More »Gladiators and Spectators

Surfing In Byron

Sunset Session : Byron Bay : Photo by Kirra Cheers With my Common Ground partner Johnny Abegg in the land of the long white cloud… surfing, i thought we’d do a feature on just that… Byron style. With the beaches in the Byron shire being… Read More »Surfing In Byron

A Boardriding Community

Community is all about friendship. A bond seen by the local board-riding fraternity, Byron Bay Boardriders. Amidst the eb and flows of people, and faces in Byron; there is a heartbeat of a thriving local community. With a surfboard comes a common ground, a constant… Read More »A Boardriding Community

A place of many faces…

Grazing : Byron Bay : Buy Print Yep, Byron Bay is a place of many faces. The clouds rolled in, sun tans replaced by a mild cloth covering. The masses hiding behind closed doors drinking Chai, whilst a few admired nature brewing up a mood,… Read More »A place of many faces…