Your Evans Head Holiday

The Jewel of The Richmond Valley


Relaxing Beach Holiday

A scenic, peaceful, coastal, fishing village located on the banks of the Evans River is the best way to describe Evans Head. Enjoy your Evans Head holiday surrounded by national parks, with 6 km of surfing beaches and pristine coastal scenery.

Located in Evans Head’s vibrant town centre, the Hotel Illawong is an easy walk to the surf or the shallow beaches along the river estuary and to the township. It’s the perfect location to ride a bike to discover the natural beauty of this friendly holiday town.

National Parks

Explore the NSW national parks along the coast to the north and south of Evans Head. Bundjalung National Park has 38 km of beaches while Broadwater National Park to the north has 8 km.

Explore the Area

  • Explore Evans Head
    View local attractions, businesses and tourism information.
  • Evans Head Charter Boat
    Evans Head Deep Sea Fishing Charters offer customers a unique fishing experience based on their knowledge of the local reef system.
  • Summerland Surf School
    A uniquely Australian surfing experience for all ages. Extensive knowledge of the local beaches with class available daily.
  • Evans Head Surf Shack
    Experience a piece of our paradise while learning to surf, stand up paddle board or sea kayak.
  • Aquatic Centre
    Enjoy the heated swimming pool, tri-level children’s leisure pool with aquatic playground shaded BBQ area and lawned picnic area.
  • The Evans Memorial Aerodrome Heritage Association Association Museum
    The Museum Collection has a strong focus on the history of the NSW State Heritage-listed Evans Head Aerodrome, collecting items which reflect the Aerodrome’s unique role in Australia’s military history.
  • Evans Head Great Eastern Fly In
    A unique aviation event where pilots, their families and friends, Fly-In from all over Australia.
  • Evans Head Tennis Club
    The Evans Head tennis courts are located beside the Evans River. Phone: (02) 6682 4625
  • Woodburn-Evans Head Golf Club
    Woodburn-Evans Head Golf Course is a 10 hole golf course offering freindly games for non-members to play. Phone: (02) 6682 2385
  • Local Weather
    North Coast Storm Chasers

Experience & explore our pristine seaside village online with the 2017 Evans Head Tourist Guide booklet (click here)

Evans Head images supplied by RickyLuv Photography © 2019