Richmond River Cruises
Ballina Naval & Maritime Museum
In the 19th century Ballina was the third biggest port in NSW, and following WWII many ex-navy personnel took jobs in the shipyards...
Ballina Boat Hire
Has tinnies for fishing, barbecue boats and catamarans for the more adventurous.
Ballina's big prawn was very nearly thrown on the barbie in 2009 after the local council approved its demolition, but no-one had the...
Healthy Noodle Bar
One of several cheap and cheerful takeaways on this little strip.
Richmond River Cruises information
Lonely Planet review
Chugs up the Richmond River on two-hour morning- and afternoon-tea cruises every Sunday, and on request on Wednesday and Saturday. The visitor centre takes bookings.