Nimbin is a 2-hour drive from Brisbane and around 9 hours from Sydney

Tucked away in the lush green hills west of Byron Bay, surrounded by three World-Heritage listed rainforests, is the colourful village of Nimbin - the heart of Australia's hippy culture and alternative lifestyle movement.


travel time

If you are self driving around the region, here are a few distances to help you plan your travels.

  • Lismore to Nimbin: 30 minutes
  • Byron Bay to Nimbin: 85 minutes
  • Gold Coast to Nimbin: 85 minutes
  • Kyogle to Nimbin: 40 minutes
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