When you join one of our Southern Cross day tours to Byron Bay, you are getting more than a scenic drive and day tour of Byron bay the seaside village, its iconic lighthouse, beaches and cafés. With an opportunity to visit the World heritage rainforest interpretive centre and art gallery on our return journey is not to be missed! Set on the banks of the mighty Tweed river and the historical country town of Murwillumbah. Unique and educational with its natural history displays of the region. Showcasing the natural values and virtues of the world heritage Gondwana rainforest areas, there is more here than meets the eye. The centre also hosts an amazing variety of regional art, including photography and epic mural scenes, flora, fauna and panoramas. One particular work involves a 360° artistic work set in a room with an impression of the superb views attainable from the very top of Mt Warning. A stunning portrayal of this most obvious feature that dominates the landscape on clear days. A collaboration of work by renowned local artists, this work has a field of depth, perception and beauty that simply has to be seen. Along with a wealth of talent and local knowledge, there is a gift shop and opportunity to grab an ice cream or cold drink for the beautiful drive home through the Currumbin valley….