Tyagarah Nature Reserve picnic area
Tyagarah Nature Reserve
All the practical information you need to know about the Tyagarah Nature Reserve picnic area.
Getting there and parking
The picnic area is located at the end of Grays Lane.
- Sealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
- Parking is available at the end of Grays Lane.
- It can be a busy place on the weekends and public holidays, so parking might be limited.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Tyagarah Nature Reserve. Here are some of the highlights.
Watch from the dunes and beach as humpback whale mums and their new calves pass by on their way home from the Great Barrier Reef to Antarctica.
The perfect time to enjoy swimming, sunbathing and fishing on the reserve's gorgeous beach, or eating and relaxing in the picnic area.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
22°C and 27°C
12°C and 20°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - hard
Wheelchairs can access this area with some difficulty
Fishing from a boat, the beach or by the river is a popular activity for many national park visitors. If you’re planning a day out fishing, check out these fishing safety tips.
- Byron Bay office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6639 8300
- 22 Tallow Beach Road, Byron Bay 2481
- in Tyagarah Nature Reserve in the North Coast region
Tyagarah Nature Reserve is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
$8 per vehicle per day. Tap and pay card or phone payments accepted at pay machines. Cash and credit cards accepted at Byron Bay Office.Buy annual pass