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Stories on Foot: Tales of Byron Bay & The Rainbow Region

80 Jonson St | Beach Hotel, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Jenni: the best tour guide we have ever met!

We've been in Byron Bay several times now but is was only after this wonderful tour that we felt we... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2017
Rob B
Byron Bay Reflections

What a magnificent morning to get us up and about. The whales were frolicking close to the shore... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2017
Bernadette L
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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Join professional local storyteller, Jenni Cargill-Strong for this relaxing, well-paced and fascinating foreshore walk "Tales of Land and Sea" packed with history. Walk at a leisurely pace and stop regularly for shady story stops. Stories range from the eruptions of Mt Warning, to the arrival of the Bunjalung people, first contact, cedar-getting and whaling to the flowering of the alternative movement. Jenni will cater her stories to the interests of her group. Bring money for morning tea at a beautiful cafe. Locally made keepsake included. If you love walking, nature, great views, history and good stories, these tours are a must! REGULAR TOURS Thursday and Saturday morning 8.30am -11.30am BOOKING ESSENTIAL
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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80 Jonson St | Beach Hotel, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

We've been in Byron Bay several times now but is was only after this wonderful tour that we felt we got to know Byron much better. Our versatile tour guide Jenni is a professional and entertaining storyteller and we really enjoyed being with her besides...More

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Jenni C, Owner at Stories on Foot: Tales of Byron Bay & The Rainbow Region, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thanks Rob for such amazing feedback!! It was a pleasure to meet you and hang out with you, Miriam, Emma and Di. Happy safe journeys!

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

What a magnificent morning to get us up and about. The whales were frolicking close to the shore right in front of the beach. Jenni commented that we were lucky to see them putting on a spectacular show. It was a distraction from her stories...More

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Jenni C, Owner at Stories on Foot: Tales of Byron Bay & The Rainbow Region, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thanks so much Bernadette for taking the time to write such a detailed and warm review! It certainly was an enjoyable morning- sharing tales with you and Neal. Have a wonderful time in Byron Shire and a safe drive homeward. I hope the day trip...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

My partner and I really enjoyed this tour. It was a morning well spent! Jenni conducted the tour beautifully and explained a lot of things we didn't know about Byron Bay. We were a small group and made several stops along the way. She talked...More

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Jenni C, Owner at Stories on Foot: Tales of Byron Bay & The Rainbow Region, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you Nuria for taking the time to write your lovely feedback.

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

I really enjoyed going on this walk! Jenni is very knowledgeable about the area and is also so enthusiastic and friendly, which made the journey all the more enjoyable. She has lots of interesting stories and anecdotes about the region! Until doing this tour most...More

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Jenni C, Owner at Stories on Foot: Tales of Byron Bay & The Rainbow Region, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thanks so much Jo for taking the time to wrote such generous feedback. It's gratifying that locals as well as visitors enjoy the tour so much.

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Reviewed 6 February 2017

Relaxed, full of beauty, salty tales, great preparation for teaching local history and a chance to go to all those haunts of old that as a local for over 20 years I've forgotten to visit. Breathtaking all over again. Many thanks Jenni, I would recommend...More

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Jenni C, Owner Operator at Stories on Foot: Tales of Byron Bay & The Rainbow Region, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

Thanks so much Naina for taking the time to post your review and writing such a glowing report! It was a really wonderful morning!!

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Reviewed 6 February 2017

Jenny has accumulating a wealth of knowledge about the area and communicates it in a very entertaining way. She is flexible in adapting to her particular audience. This is an easy walk with plenty of stops in shady spots for sharing stories. A unique and...More

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Jenni C, Owner at Stories on Foot: Tales of Byron Bay & The Rainbow Region, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

Thanks Rhonda for writing such a glowing review! It was great sharing history with such ardent history and nature lovers!

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

We enjoyed a 3 hour walk today with Jenni. Her stories took us from Volcanoes to cafes,from reflective deep meaning to simple laughter for the moment . An open and warm person flexible in her story telling to fit with our interest, whilst imparting fascinating...More

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Jenni C, Owner at Stories on Foot: Tales of Byron Bay & The Rainbow Region, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Thanks so much Bob for taking the time to write such warm, generous feedback. It was an absolute delight to hang out with you and and Annie! Hope to see you up this way again! :)

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Reviewed 21 August 2016

This was a very enjoyable way to spend the morning. Jenni and I walked at a reasonable pace with plenty of stops where she told me stories about the history of the region - both ancient and recent. Not only did I learn a lot,...More

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Jenni C, Owner at Stories on Foot: Tales of Byron Bay & The Rainbow Region, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2016

Thanks kjb762016 for taking the time to write such kind and generous feedback!

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

A very enjoyable, interesting and healthy way to experience Byron Bay. This walking tour was easy with plenty of stops along the way where Jenni told us stories about Byron Bay from the eruption of Wollumbin (Mt Warning) to modern day. She sang us songs...More

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Jenni C, Owner at Stories on Foot: Tales of Byron Bay & The Rainbow Region, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2016

Thanks Lorraine for taking the time to post such generous feedback. So glad you and Simon enjoyed the tour! It was great to have you both along!

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Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Thank you Jenni for your storytelling on Byron Bay and beyond. Jenni made you feel like you were catching up with a friend. I enjoyed her stories on the history, geography and the people of this area.

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Jenni C, Owner Operator at Stories on Foot: Tales of Byron Bay & The Rainbow Region, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2016

Thanks for taking the time to write such warm feedback. It was a delight to spend time with you.

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