In recent years, Byron Bay has blossomed into a world class destination for business conferences, corporate retreats, board meetings, team building activities and travel incentives.
With pristine beaches and rainforest, state of the art conference venues and a wealth of luxury accommodation options, Byron Bay provides the perfect environment away from the city to re-energise, focus and be inspired to innovate.
Our team at Ballina Byron Mini Bus can take care of your business travel in Byron Bay from the moment you touch down at the airport, to the moment it is time to return home.
A Seamless Travel Experience
At Ballina Byron Mini Bus Hire, we will ensure that the travel arrangements for your corporate function run smoothly and effortlessly from start to finish.
We offer private transfers from Ballina Byron Gateway Airport, Gold Coast Airport and Brisbane Airport, delivering each of your delegates to the door of their accommodation in relaxation and comfort.
With our fleet of modern air-conditioned 13, 20, 24 and 35 seater buses and 7 seater mini vans, we can offer corporate transfers of any size from a single person, to an entire company.
We also provide private transfers to team building activities including sea kayaking, adventure hikes, rainforest mountain biking, sky diving, horse riding, surfing lessons and more…
With Ballina Byron Mini Bus, you can experience the world class conference venues, beautiful luxury accommodation, highly acclaimed restaurants and unique team building activities that make Byron Bay the perfect destination for any corporate event.
Team Building Activities Byron Bay
It’s no secret to the corporate world that a great team is pivotal to business success. A team that is connected, unified and harmonious will naturally be more innovative, productive and consistent. Team building activities can be the perfect way to support your staff to take their working relationships to the next level.
There is no shortage of fun things to do in Byron Bay. Byron Bay offers a wealth of team building activities that will give your staff the opportunity to have fun together, be active and share exciting new experiences that take them out of their comfort zone.
What better way to get active, build team work and be awe inspired by the natural beauty of Byron Bay than by paddling out in a two-person kayak through the clear blue waters of the Cape Byron Marine Park? Experience the majesty of paddling, snorkeling or swimming alongside dolphins, sea turtles and migrating humpback whales. Go Sea Kayakand Cape Byron Kayaksoffer tailored sea kayaking tours for corporate groups of any size.
Surfing Lessons & SUPing Lessons
Surfing lessons are a fun, refreshing and exhilarating activity for your team to enjoy together – and what better place to learn than on the world class surf beaches of Byron Bay? For those who prefer a slightly slower pace, you might like to try Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) lessons. SUPing is one of the fastest growing water sports and provides a great way to keep active, balanced and connected to nature. Let’s Go Surfing specialise in surf lessons and SUP lessons for corporate groups in Byron Bay.
If you are looking for a change of pace from day to day office life, then you can’t go much bigger than riding along the beach on horseback at full gallop with the wind flowing through your hair… Horse riding in Byron Bay is a popular team building activity for corporate groups and doesn’t require any previous experience. Zephyr Horses Byron Bay and Seahorses Byron Bay offer beach and forest rides for groups of up to 8 people (or more for private bookings).
Mountain Bike Tours
Offering rainforest or coastal mountain bike rides for groups of 4-10 people, Mountain Bike Tours Byron Bay provide a world class tour experience that is sure to get your blood pumping. The rainforest ride comes highly recommended, taking your team on an exhilarating adventure through the pristine subtropical rainforests, ancient volcanic terrain and flowing streams of Nightcap National Park in the hinterland of Byron Bay.
Hot Air Ballooning
Hot Air Balloon rides are a wonderful way to bond as a team and make a great incentive for employees. Byron Bay Ballooning offers majestic sunrise flights over the Byron Bay Hinterland for corporate groups between 4 to 54 people. Starting out in the pre-dawn light, your team are welcome to help unpack and prepare the balloon for inflation, before taking off and enjoying the breath-taking panoramic views of Mount Warning to the north and the pristine coastline to the east.
If you and your team love the adrenalin rush of extreme sports, then you won’t be able to go past the epic experience of tandem skydiving with Skydiving Byron Bay. Flying up to an altitude of 15000 feet, your skydive starts with a thrilling 200km an hour free fall for up to 60 seconds. At around 4000 feet the instructor pulls the parachute and you will enjoy panoramic views of the Byron Bay coastline and hinterland as you make your slow descent back down to solid ground.
Food Tours and Cooking Classes
Byron Bay and its surrounding areas is a rich source of delicious seasonal produce from blueberries, strawberries, macadamias, exotic tropical fruits, herbs, avocados, you name it. The local farmers markets are an absolute hit with locals and travellers alike. Terase Davidson, founder of Taste Byron Bay takes it to the next level, treating corporate groups to vibrant private food tours of the local area, meeting up with farmers at their farms, sampling the fresh produce and taking in picturesque scenery along the way. Taste Byron Bay also specialises in fun and rewarding team building activities including Mystery Box cooking challenges and cooking classes, and provides complete catering and events management services for corporate events, conferences and business functions.
Day Spas and Wellbeing Retreats
A dedicated focus on staff health and wellbeing is essential for long term consistency and productivity in the workplace. What better way to support your staff to relax, unwind and re-focus than a day trip to one of the world-renowned day spas located in the Byron Bay hinterland. Gaia Retreat and Spa offers a range of deeply relaxing and rejuvenating spa packages, as well as a complete spa menu to choose from including an array of massage therapies, therapeutic steam rooms, baths, facials, manicures and pedicures and energetic healing. They also offer one to one yoga, pilates or personal fitness sessions (and even tennis lessons).
Bush Walks and Hiking
A day out bush walking is the perfect way for a corporate group to get active, build team work and enjoy reconnecting to nature. The Byron Bay hinterland is home to some of the most beautiful national parks in Australia. The Nightcap National Park is renowned for its lush ancient rainforests and magical waterways. The Border Ranges National Park is located on the rim of a vast volcano, with pristine rainforest walks and majestic waterfalls to explore. Bald Rock National Park near Tenterfield is simply stunning, with spectacular views from the largest granite monolith in Australia, while Rocky Creek Dam is the perfect spot for a shorter rainforest walk and BBQ.
Best Accommodation in Byron Bay
Elements of Byron
Located on 50 acres of pristine coastline at Belongil Beach in Byron Bay, the 5 star resort Elements of Byron has received international acclaim since first opening in 2016. An architectural masterpiece, Elements of Byron is a world class venue for conferences, product launches, business meetings and incentives. Their main conference theatre is the Banksia Pavilion, which seats up to 450 people and features gorgeous natural lighting, 2 x 165 inch HD video walls, high speed wifi for delegates and complete catering services. There are a number of smaller indoor conference venues available as well as several spectacular outdoor locations. The accommodation at Elements of Byron is superb. Featuring 193 private villas overlooking the ocean, forest, lake or pond, a luxurious lagoon style swimming pool, fire pit, day spa, an exquisite restaurant and bar and direct beachfront access, Elements of Byron will leave a lasting impression on your delegates for many years to come.
The Byron at Byron Resort and Spa
The Byron at Byron Resort and Spa is a tranquil 5 star retreat away from the pressures of city life, set within 45 acres of lush sub-tropical rainforest. With a world class conference hall that seats up to 192 people, the Byron at Byron has been a popular venue for international conferences, product launches, board meetings and corporate wellbeing retreats for over 10 years. In collaboration with The Wellness People, the resort offers specially designed corporate wellness programs that integrate seamlessly with your conference schedule including morning exercise programs, presentations on healthy lifestyle, cooking demonstrations and a wholesome and nourishing menu. The accommodation at the Byron at Byron is exquisite, featuring 91 suites, a multi-award winning day spa, rainforest walks, a 25-metre infinity pool and a stylish restaurant overlooking the rainforest. The Byron at Byron also offers the opportunity to book exclusive use of the entire resort, to create the ultimate VIP experience for your delegates.
Byron Luxury Beach Houses
Situated in the heart of Byron Bay, Byron Luxury Beach Houses is a great option for small-scale corporate retreats. The six architecturally designed split level beach houses offer an elegant, yet warm and relaxing atmosphere that encourages communal living and team building. Each standalone beach house has 4 bedrooms and can sleep up to 8 people. Featuring state of the art kitchens, free unlimited high speed wifi and spacious entertaining areas, Byron Luxury Beach Houses is a self-contained sanctuary complete with lush tropical gardens, a shared salt water swimming pool and private undercover decks with BBQ facilities. They offer exclusive concierge services for corporate groups, arranging everything from grocery shopping, day spa services, restaurant bookings, on-site catering, cooking classes, events equipment hire and professional events photography. Byron Luxury Beach Houses can be booked individually, or as an entire facility to accommodate up to 48 guests.
Best Restaurants in Byron Bay
Three Blue Ducks
Three Blue Ducks is an iconic restaurant located at The Farm Byron Bay. What sets this restaurant apart is their commitment to cooking delicious and nourishing food, using only the freshest seasonal produce. Most of the ingredients on the menu are grown on-site at the farm itself, including salad, herbs, fruit and vegetables, organic eggs and livestock. Three Blue Ducks is a spectacular venue for a business dinner, incentive or corporate function. Your guests will love the trendy rustic style and enjoy taking in the panoramic view of the Byron Bay hinterland to the west, Mt Warning to the north and the Byron Bay Lighthouse to the east.
Nestled in the charming historic village of Newrybar, a beautiful 20 minute drive from Byron Bay, sits the award winning restaurant Harvest. Since opening in 2007, the rustic Queenslander-style cottage café has expanded into a premier fine dining destination, complete with adjoining bakery, deli, organic garden and private dining room. The delicious seasonal menu sourced from local produce combined with the high level of service makes Harvest the perfect setting for business lunches, dinners and corporate events. The events planning team can create bespoke menus for corporate functions, catering for events of any size from 2 to 230 people, leaving no stone unturned to create a memorable event for your delegates.
Beach Byron Bay
With a focus on excellent service and a fresh coastal inspired menu, Beach Byron Bay is a world class venue for corporate events. It is also the only absolute beach front restaurant in Byron Bay, offering spectacular views overlooking Julian Rocks, Clarkes Beach and The Pass. The team at Beach Byron Bay have extensive experience looking after high profile corporate clients including Canon, Westpac, Volkswagon, Optus and L’Oreal. They have a dedicated Corporate Events Manager and can cater for conferences, product launches, gala dinners and more, with a delicious menu specially tailored to your event from share plates, to canapes, to four course sit-down meals.