Top things to do in Brunswick Heads

Top Choice Modern Australian in Brunswick Heads

Fleet

With a teeny-tiny and simple (if effortlessly stylish) shop front (entered from Fingal St) and most bookings snapped up on release, Fleet might be Australia's most cultish dining destination. Josh Lewis (chef) and A…
Top Choice Cafe in Brunswick Heads

Milk Bar

A later than usual opening means this lovely cafe, with its rustic communal dining table and footpath seats, is all about the big brunch or late lunch, or a combination of the two. Dishes are totally of the how-we-e…
Top Choice Hotel in Brunswick Heads

Hotel Brunswick

The 1940s Hotel Brunswick is a destination unto itself, with a magnificent beer garden fanning out from its heritage facade beneath flourishing poincianas. There’s live music nightly from Thursday to Sunday, and pub…
Arts Centre in Brunswick Heads

Brunswick Picture House

Laurence Olivier Award–winning cabaret artists Brett Haylock and Chris Chen transformed the town's languishing 1950s 'picture palace' into a vibrant community hub in 2016. There's a bright little streetfront cafe (o…
Italian in Brunswick Heads

Park Street Pasta Bar

Covered pavement tables and a cute side terrace make this a great beachy balmy-night option, even though there's no view. Park Street makes most of its own pasta fresh; the ravioli is particularly good, but then aga…
Cafe in Brunswick Heads

Table View

The coffee is just about perfect here and the breakfast, brunch and lunch menu holds a few happy surprises. Yes, there are breakfast bowls, chia pud and gluten-free coconut bread, but, thanks to the owner's time as …
Cafe in Brunswick Heads

Homegrown

A Tweed Rd shopfront takeaway that's perfect for pre–day trip stocking-up. Fran and Allen pump out platters of amazingly vibrant salads to mix and match, wonderful savoury pies and tarts, and gorgeous sweets (includ…
Cafe in Brunswick Heads

Jones & Co Counter

This bright little roadside space has a loyal following of surfers and tradespeople who grab an Allpress coffee and a delicious pastry from Mullumbimby's Scratch Patisserie. You can hang with them out the front or g…
Market in Brunswick Heads

Brunswick Heads Riverside Market

Fantastic market that is beautifully sited by the river and will please everyone from fashionistas (French surf labels!) to crate diggers (so much vinyl!) or is just a good place to wander and have coffee and breakf…
Fashion & Accessories in Brunswick Heads

Fabulous Mrs Fox

In what must be Bruns' most evocative house, Mrs Fox does have a fabulous collection of coastal fashion, homewares, vintage objects and jewellery. Also ask about the 'one fabulous' vintage-furnished upstairs bedroom…