The Byron Bay Historical Society aims to:
- Identify, copy and store information and to accept selected donated items related to the history and heritage of Byron Bay town and the nearby district.
- Provide easy access to this historical information and these donated items to the residents of, and visitors to, the town and district as well as other interested individuals and groups.
- Carry out research on events and items of historical interest and publish accurate accounts that are non-judgemental, apolitical and valued.
- Contribute information to and work with other Byron Bay, Byron Shire and Northern Rivers community groups and individuals on special events and research.