Lazy Ghost

We had a great chat with Aussie up-and-coming rockstars, Lazy Ghost, just before they set to tear it up at Harbord for Homegrown on Friday, the 29th of September. Hailing from Byron Bay these boys are turning the music scene upside down, and we uncovered their secret sauce to their inspiration. You won’t believe what they had to say.

Set Menu

At Balsa, we’re more than just a restaurant; we’re a celebration of history, surf culture, and the natural flavours of the coast. Our culinary journey traces its roots back to the legendary balsa wood, which brought surfing to life and inspired generations of adventurers. Today, we invite you to experience the heart and soul of …

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Surf Trash

We sat down with Andy from Aussie band Surf Trash, to chat all things live music and lifestyle before their highly anticipated Homegrown show at Harbord.    Surf Trash is a three-piece alt rock band from Newy, quickly rising up the ranks of Aussie music. Their high energy sound, taking nods from the likes of …

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InStyle Supper Club

INSTYLE SUPPER CLUB WITH GRACE TAME On Tuesday 14th March we hosted a special InStyle Supper Club in our Balsa dining room, in honour of Care Australia’s Her Circle campaign. Our special guest was the inimitable Grace Tame, whose presence and words were as powerful and moving as ever and charged with a mission to …

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SurFeb Launch Party

We kicked off SurFebruary with an annual paddle out in our local ocean, mighty Freshie Beach. From little groms to big, the arvo was spent with sunshine, good mates and high spirits.


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