Baiyungu country is full of breathtaking beauty, with the World Heritage-listed Nyniggulu Reef offering the aquatic adventure of a lifetime. It’s one of the few places on earth where you can come face-to-face with fascinating marine creatures like whale sharks and enjoy white-sand beaches and turquoise waters.

Coral Bay is close to our festival site at Cardabia Station and is a coastal paradise, packed with adventure and relaxed beach holiday vibes. Below are some recommendations to get the best out of your time in the area.

Baiyungu Dreaming

Explore hidden locations along the  coast with your Baiyungu guide. Discover culturally significant places and hear the stories connected to them. See a side of Nyinggulu coast rarely experienced by visitors as they take you on a tagalong tour through this spectacular World Heritage Listed location.

Coral Bay Eco Tours

Experience the best of the  Reef! Swim with whale sharks, humpback whales, manta rays & much more. You’ll see why  is Australia’s best kept secret.

Coastal Adventure Tours

Coral Bay Tours have something to offer all. They offer Eco-Friendly tours that allow you to explore the beautiful  Coast by land or by sea.


Sail are focused on immersing their guests in a purely natural, world class experience, with a high emphasis on interpretive and educational interaction whilst maintaining a world’s best practice minimum impact, environmentally sustainable tourism policy.

Beach Time

Bill’s Bay is a short walk from local accommodation, with white sand and no waves or currents. Paradise Beach is known for is its friendly fauna. You may catch some reef sharks at Skeleton Beach also!

Nature Trails

Untouched coral reefs, breathtaking gorges, carpets of beautiful wildflowers and the home of many outback characters. Find out about surrounding nature trail walks in the region, here.

Local Eats

Fin’s Cafe offers a full brekky and lunch menu, while Reef Cafe serves pizzas, seafood platters and burgers. Bill’s Bar is a must, pub grub with cocktails. Coral Resort Bakery offers a selection of delicious pastry snacks to get you through!