Things To See And Do

Horse Riding Tours

Come and ride through popular bushland of Ballina whether on horseback or carriage. Ballina Fine Wine and Food Festival offers exciting horse riding tours that are available 5 days a week (From Saturday to Wednesday). See the Ballina’s spectacular scenes and experience a horse ride at the most reasonable rates.

Art Galleries and Studios

Ballina is also known for its handcrafted artwork and creative art designs than food and wine. There is a stunning art scene that you can explore. You can visit the art galleries and exhibitions to see the masterpieces showcased by local artists. Also, stroll through sculpture gardens and art studios.

Hot Air Ballooning

Spread your wings of thoughts and fly high above Ballina, NSW. There is no other way to see the real beauty of Ballina than up in a hot air balloon. The town is an ideal destination for balloon safaris that have been assisting patrons to take a flight over Ballina’s wineries and vineyards. A hot air ballooning adventure usually begins 45 minutes before sunrise at an award-winning Champagne House. You will get healthy and delicious breakfast before your final flight in hot air balloon.

Local Produce and Products

Ballina is the most peaceful getaway for families and friends. It abounds with locally produced dairy products and gourmet foods. Visit the farms to enjoy fresh produce such as olives, cheeses, sauces, fruits, vegetables and a lot more. You can also stock up dark chocolates and homemade gelato to sweeten your entire day. There are many smokehouses, cheese factories, chocolate factories, bakery shops and a lot more let you discover the real taste of Ballina.

Local Markets

You can head towards Ballina’s local market to purchase locally grown produce and handmade art pieces. The town is popular for its handcrafted home décor stuff, and there are many shops of creative and handmade knick-knacks. Also, stock up fresh cheese, jams, olives, baked bread and handmade clothes and soaps.

Breweries and Spirits

Want to enjoy ice-cold breweries in the heart of vineyard? Come and visit Ballina. Numerous breweries are offering a superior range of cocktails including beers, scotches, whisky, vodka, dynamite gin, etc. You can also explore other seasonal releases with friends while enjoying hot sizzlers and platters. Many locally owned distilleries in Ballina only use natural and organic ingredients.

Wineries and Vineyard Tours

Choose and Book from the exclusive selection of wineries and vineyard tours. Speckled with spacious wine areas, Ballina has a lot to offer. The town has plenty of decent options when it comes to wine and food industry. If you want to discover the wine areas near Ballina, then must visit Chemical Free Wine, which is a winery located at 29 Brandon St, NSW. Richmon D. Vineyards can be an ideal option if you want to see the winemaking procedure. You can take van, bike or tandem to visit these vineyards.

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