Evans Head Visitor Information

Far North Coast New South Wales

One of the Northern Rivers best kept secrets - the laidback fishing village of Evans Head - is ideal for travellers of all ages.

'Evans' is the 'Jewel In The Crown' of the Richmond Valley and boasts long unspolit beaches, an abundance of fishing spots as well as deep sea fishing on its doorstep, a river estuary that provides a safe spot for children to swim and beaches for everyone, and a legendary surf break.

Adjacent to two national parks and part of the beautiful Richmond Valley, Evans Head is a haven for those wanting to escape the rat race. Safe swimming, shady spots, fantastic surfing - it is hard to beat.

Year round you'll find entertainment and events celebrating this town's blessed lifestyle. Its no surprise 'Evans' is a family favourite.






Located less than 1/12 hrs (approx 123km) from the Gold Coast Airport, Approx 55mins South (approx 66km) of Byron Bay and North of Yamba, Evans Head is central to a many attractions on the NSW Far North Coast.