Evans Head boasts long unspoilt beaches, fantastic fishing and a highly recommended surf break.

From Razorback Lookout on Goanna Headland you can take in breathtaking panoramic views of the coast. During the winter months, keep an eye out for whales migrating up and down the coastline.

The picturesque Evans River is ideal for on-water activities with two boat ramps, sandy river flats and a small boat harbour. The crystal clear, turquoise water is inviting year round and is accommodating for swimmers of all ages.

Evans Head is surrounded by national parks and river estuaries, giving you a natural setting to relax and explore the hidden gem of the Northern NSW coast.

Evans Head is home to a range of accommodation options to suit all tastes and budgets.


Dine in or takeaway from of the many restaurants, cafes, and eateries in Evans Head.


Enjoy the local events happening throughout the region.


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Evans Head is home to beautiful beaches, untouched national parks and rocky headlands.

Great Outdoors


Do a little or as much as you wish. Enjoy a walk, view one of the local museums, or enjoy a peaceful afternoon riverside.

Things to Do

Evans Head Tourist Guide 2018 Centre Map

Town map of Evans Head.

Available for download.

Town Map


How to get to Evans Head.

Getting Here

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Explore the Valley and unearth our natural gems.

Richmond Valley

Comprehensive visitor information guide for Evans Head.

Tourist Guide