The town of Alstonville sits amongst green fertile hills on the plateau 15 minutes inland from Ballina. Its historic buildings, classic Australian architecture, galleries, cafes and teahouses make it a popular destination for visitors.

The area is known for its rich red volcanic soil that produces avocadoes, macadamia nuts, tropical fruits and coffee. The surrounding hills are home to secluded waterfalls and lush sub-tropical parks and gardens. The Victoria Park Nature Reserve is home to one of the last remnants of the Big Scrub – a vast rainforest which once blanketed the region.

Quick Facts

Alstonville is an Urban Location area within the local government area of Ballina  in New South Wales, it is located approximately 598kms from the capital Sydney and extends over an area of 28.825 square kilometres. Alstonville has a recorded population of 5739 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.

If you are planning a visit to Alstonville we’ve put together some of the things you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Alstonville and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.