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Sunday Walkabout – South Wall, South Ballina

In our Sunday Walkabout this week we traveled to South Wall in South Ballina. South Wall is the breakwall on the southern side of the Richmond River and can be accessed from the Burns Point Ferry. Although you look straight across the river from the hotel, the trip from the centre of town is about […]

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Nine out of Ten for Ramada Ballina!

Ramada Hotel & Suites Ballina Byron were delighted to recently achieve the Award of Excellence for the Booking.com Guest Review Awards for 2014. We received a rating of 9/10 as honoured by our guests. This award is given to hotels who are committed to providing the best possible accommodation experience to their guests acknowledging dedication […]

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Ramada Ballina Byron Commissions Local Artist to Design Greeting Card

Black Ant Australia has designed an exclusive greeting card for Ramada Ballina Byron. It was designed right here in Northern Rivers and made sustainably in Australia using post-recycled card and vegetable-based inks. Black Ant Australia is a local design business created by Danielle Byer Greenslade. Danielle’s professional background was originally in textile design and sportswear […]

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BALLINA HOTELS AMONG NSW’s BEST

The Ramada Hotel and Suites is the best rated hotel in Ballina. The news is out — the cities with the best hotels in Australia are revealed with Ballina well represented, being home to some of the country’s best hotels. Based on over 120 million traveller ratings, www.trivago.com.au presents its 2014 ranking of the top […]

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A Descendent of Ballina’s Colourful History Visits the Hotel

We were fortunate enough to have Geoffrey Ainsworth stay at the hotel recently. Geoff is a direct descendant of Captain Thomas Ainsworth of whom we named one of our on-site conference rooms after in honour of our local history. Captain Thomas Ainsworth born 1812, his wife Helen Laverty and three children arrived in the Richmond […]

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Ballina Coastal Country Music Festival 2014

Don’t miss the 2014 Ballina Coastal Country Music Festival 2nd to 5th October. Ramada Ballina are proud to be a sponsor of this award winning festival which promises to be the largest music festival presented in Ballina. Originally 3 full days of music, entertainment and fun with headline acts plus the recently announced extra Thursday […]

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Ballina Cup Friday 12 September 2014

2014 is a special event as Ballina Jockey Club celebrate the centenary of the Ballina Cup. Guys suit up and girls get your best frock and fascinators ready and be a part of this iconic local event that stops the town! For more information on ‘Fashion on the Fields’, marquee packages, transport and ticket info […]

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Sydney Weekender visits Legendary Ballina

See what Mel Symons from Sydney Weekender discovered on her Legendary Pacific Coast visit to Ballina. Mel continues her foodie experience in legendary Ballina tasting local seafood, visiting the Macadamia Castle and sampling local produce and their famous pancakes and stays at the Ramada Ballina on the banks of the beautiful Richmond River.

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So Much to Do in our Beautiful Region these Holidays

Evans Head Fishing Classic 2014 July 4-11 6am-6pm Each year hundreds of people, ranging from children to the experienced fisherman, travel to Evans Head to participate in the Evans Head Fishing Classic where they get to experience all that the North Coast of NSW has to offer. With 21 draws every night, daily winners and […]

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Ballina Fine Wine & Food Festival

Ballina Fine Wine & Food Festival Sunday 20 July from 12-5pm Ballina-on-Richmond Rotary Club is celebrating the fifth anniversary of the Ballina Fine Wine & Food Festival that features a wide variety of fine Australian and international wines on offer for tasting from many exhibitors. Also for the first time a number of boutique beers […]

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