Enjoy warm days and cooler nights with autumn kicking in in March. The subtle change in weather is perfect for a longer sunset walk, or a visit to the lighthouse while still enjoying a day at the beach.

Catch the very end of summer in Byron Bay this March and be sure to check out the markets, tours, and restaurants – and if you’re looking to stay a few days, browse our accommodation guide.

Here’s the highlights of what’s happening this month.

Beach Clean Up Byron Bay 5 March

Help Positive Change for Marine Life and Byron Shire Council keep Byron beaches clean and pristine this Clean Up Australia Day!

9am-11:30am Sunday, 5 March – On Main Beach in front of Apex Park/Next to the Byron Bay Surf Life Saving Club. Please bring a hat, sunscreen, footwear and your keep cup for FREE coffee from Old Maids Brunswick Heads.

Full details + registrations online

Byron Bay Community market moving to the CBD 5 March

From Sunday 5 March 2023 the monthly Byron Bay Community market will move from the beach front to the centre of town.

Jonson Street, between Marvell Street and Byron Street, will be closed to traffic on the first Sunday of each month with the market to spread from Jonson Street, through Railway Park and into the rail corridor. Learn more.

Bundjalung Culture & Dining experience 10 & 11 March

Immerse yourself in the new Bundjalung Culture & Dining experience hosted by Arakwal woman Delta Kay and Widjabul Wia-bul Chef Mindy Woods.

Friday 10th March, from 5pm to 8pm at Harvest, Newrybar
Saturday 11th March, from 3pm to 6pm at Cape Byron Distillery
Saturday 1st April, from 5pm to 8pm at Harvest, Newrybar
Sunday 2nd April, from 5pm to 8pm at Crystalbrook Byron

Book Now: www.explorebyronbay.com

World Naked Bike Ride Byron Bay 12 March

The World Naked Bike Ride encourages drivers to take notice of cyclists, and promotes cyclist safety. And, Byron Bay’s annual ride is the largest gathering of World Naked Bike Riders in Australia.

A colourful spectacle for riders and the crowds that line the streets to watch.

SIDESTEP KIDS FESTIVAL – Banner Park Brunswick Heads 18 & 19 March

A fantastic FREE arts festival for kids of all ages and families presented by Roundabout Theatre. On Saturday 18 March and Sunday 19 March (10am – 4pm) Banner Park, on the banks of the river in Brunswick Heads, will be transformed into a magical playground.

For up to date info, follow Sidestep Kids Festival Facebook Event page