About iQ Reserve

Located at the gateway to Byron Bay, the Island Quarry is set on an eight-acre regenerated quarry site. Our vision is to create a model for  [more]

Volunteer for iQ

Share your knowledge, energy & more, come and learn about current activities at iQ including Organic Gardening, Sculpture, IT to Events [more]

 Recent Events

We recently had a full-house NAIDOC film screening at Byron Theatre; & hosted a pre-Splendour VIP Private Function at iQ, and  [more]



FLiCKERFEST 2020 – 29th INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL Australia’s only Academy® qualifying & BAFTA recognised short film festival and BYRON ALL SHORTS Northern Rivers Short Film Comp. PROGRAMME, TIMES & TICKETS: Thu 30 Jan – Sat 1 Feb 2020 Mullum Civic Hall… [more]


Limited public access provisions currently apply to the Island Quarry while some key DA consent conditions are finalised. During recent times the Trust has made substantial progress in addressing these conditions through constructing onsite works including: Installation of a 350 metre long safety fence around the quarry waterhole; Ewingsdale Rd access road-works, bike path & earth-bund landscaping as per Council approval are all but complete & a 2 kW Solar Pumping system has been installed. [more]