Evans Head


Evans Head is a relaxed fishing town on the Northern Rivers. It is home to long unspoilt beaches, an abundance of fishing spots, deep sea fishing, a river estuary that provides a safe spot for children to swim and a legendary surf break.

Adjacent to two national parks and part of the beautiful Richmond Valley, Evans Head has one of the largest caravan parks in New South Wales. Located on the banks of the river, Evans Head is a popular holiday destination.

Quick Facts

Evans Head is an Urban Location area within the local government area of Richmond Valley  in New South Wales, it is located approximately 569kms from the capital Sydney and extends over an area of 22.248 square kilometres. Evans Head has a recorded population of 2847 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.

If you are planning a visit to Evans Head 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 Evans Head and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.