Brides are you looking for a low cost no fuss option for your wedding venue? We have a range of DIY function rooms located across Ballina and Lennox Head boasting breathtaking beach and river views….….Take advantage of our self-service food and alcohol policy and put your own personal stamp on your wedding styling to create your special day!

Ballina Surf Club

Venue Overview: The Ballina Surf Club is the perfect venue to cater for an intimate family celebration, up to 100 seated guests, or have a lavish cocktail party for 180 attendees hosted in the Jingi Wahla function rooms. Affectingly named after the local traditional owners of the Bundajalung Nation the rooms are located on the top floor of the building and look south across beautiful Lighthouse Beach. The venue boasts a spectacular view from the balcony where your guests can enjoy cocktails with their canopies while watching whales and dolphins pass by. To view Room Options Click Here

Location: The surf club is located on Lighthouse Parade, East Ballina and only five minutes’ drive from the town centre. The rooms have a relaxing beach vibe and is a welcome alternative to a traditional wedding venue.

Amenities: The main wedding space is equipped with a state of the art audio visual system to enable a wide range of entertainment opportunities for your wedding. This system includes up to three large flat screen televisions with surround sound PA integration and wireless microphones. The function rooms are also equipped with a range of furniture including banquet chairs, round or rectangular tables, and lectern. The site has on-site parking and loading bay for pickups and drop offs. With pre-arrangement on application access to assist individuals who have mobility issues can be made via the internal lift. The Ballina Surf Club offers a self-catering option with an onsite kitchenette with heating and refrigeration capability, tea and coffee making facilities.

The Richmond Room

Venue Overview: The Richmond Room is located adjacent to the tranquil Richmond River within the Ballina Central Business District. This venue provides opportunity for your guests to take in amazing river views upon arrival of your “real wedding”. This venue is a blank canvas that you can make your own….with old world charm interiors and a parquetry wooden dance floor!

Location: The Richmond Room is located in the heart of the Ballina CBD and within a minutes walking distance from the local accommodation providers and retail precinct.

Amenities: The function room holds up to 200 guests in an open plan space with, controlled lighting and air-conditioning. The venue is equipped with a commercial grade kitchen for self-catering, 25 trestle style tables and 200 chairs. Create a dedicated dance space and hire the in-house portable stage, lectern and PA system and dance the night away with your guests. For easy operational navigation the room has on-site parking adjacent to the building and a front loading bay for pickups and drop offs. To view room layout options Click Here

Local Information

Accommodation & Attractions: The Ballina area is a family friendly holiday destination most popular for its laid back lifestyle, and liveable climate all year around. Ballina has a "value for money" reputation, providing locals and interstate visitors a low key relaxing "down to earth" holiday experience. For guests wishing to extend their stay after wedding celebrations there are many natural attractions and "things to do" in the Lennox/Ballina area. For more information visit Discover Ballina Click Here.  

Air Transport: The Ballina Surf Club and Richmond Room are accessible by all major airlines via the Ballina Byron Gateway Airport. With up to 58 flights per week you can fly daily from Sydney on Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Rex. The Newcastle service operates 6 days a week on Fly Pelican. Jetstar now flies daily direct to Melbourne from Ballina Byron Gateway Airport. To Book Flights Click Here 

Road Transport: The Ballina Byron Gateway Airport offers easy and convenient travel options to and from the airport including long and short term car parking, car rentals, shuttle bus services, taxis and limousine services. Rental companies AVIS, Hertz, Europcar, Thrifty and Budget operate from the airport. To Book Road Transport Click Here

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