We at Koonyum are very pleased and proud to announce that we have been awarded a 2015 Winner for Outstanding Customer Satisfaction rated in the top 3% of hotels Worldwide in the Stellar Stays Awards. This means a lot to the team at Koonyum Range Retreat who work hard at providing an amazing experience for all our guests whether it be a Wedding, Elopement or a relaxing break from everyday life.
That's right - it's whale watching season for us on the coast of NSW and we are lucky enough to be the audience for the many showings of these beautiful creatures while they play in the ocean and ... Read more..
With the warmer weather and longer days fast approaching, we look forward to taking advantage of the light spring evenings and the glorious sunsets. This has inspired us to create our brand new "Sprin ... Read more..
Winter has seen two beautiful weddings here at Koonyum and several elopements all enjoying the best of our winter sunshine. We have had very chilly winter nights which has made the wood burn ... Read more..
With family in town visiting from overseas it was the perfect excuse as a Byron Bay resident to participate in one of our local attractions – Go Sea Kayaking. My brother and his family inclu ... Read more..
Residents and visitors alike welcomed in the New Year in Byron Bay in a family friendly manner with a great time had by all. After the last few years being marred by alcohol fuelled violence in teh ea ... Read more..
It was a spectacular Fathers Day in the Shire last weekend and there was certainly a lot to choose from in terms of where to go and what to do on such a beautiful day. Spurning the natural attractions ... Read more..
Along with Byron Bay’s famous scenery and beaches are our local markets.
A day at the Sunday markets such as Byron, Bangalow and the Channon is a great way to spend your morning – there a ... Read more..
One of my favorite events in the Byron Bay event calendar is coming up and that is the Byron Bay Lighthouse run.
You would think that I would get sick of the track since it is a weekly habit for me. ... Read more..
If Mullumbimby is the biggest little town in Australia then the Mullum Music festival is surely Australia's biggest little music festival.
This crazy little 4-day festival attracts a wonderful range ... Read more..
Last year I went to my first ever Writers Festival - the Byron Bay Writers Festival. www.byronbaywritersfestival.com.au
After years of procrastination living in Sydney and wanting to go to the Sydney ... Read more..