The Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum is hosting a travelling exhibition which features stories of Australian Naval forces from its inception to the end of the Great War and beyond. This exhibition highlights the achievements of the Royal Australian Navy and the story behind the formation which occurred some years after Australia become a nation in 1901.
Visitors to the exhibition will learn about the many exploits of Australian submaries, battles, engagements between ships at sea and heroic individual acts of bravery in the service of our nation.
The travelling exhibition is now showing until 1st February 2018.
Put together by the Australian National Maritime Museum and supported by the RSL, it is well worth the visit.
Open 7 days 9am to 4pm, exhibition included in Museum entry price. $5 Adult, $2 Children.
The Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum is located in Regatta Avenue along the banks of the picturesque Richmond River.
Plenty of free parking is available behind the Ballina Visitors Information Centre.
Check out their website: Ballina Maritime Museum

Check out the link to the Ballina Jockey Club where you will find Race dates for 2018 as well as other events.
Ballina Jockey Club

Join us in 2018 for our 9th festival as we do it all again!
Main Festival Day, Sunday 1st July 2018, Ballina Jockey Club
Asahi – After Dark Gala Dinner, Friday 29th June 2018, Ballina RSL Clu
We will be offering superb cuisine, premium wines, craft beers and quality entertainment at our events.
Come and join us for a weekend or even one or two weeks and taste what the beautiful Northern Rivers has on offer.
For more information check out our website: Ballina Food and Wine Festival 2018