Welcome to the Rod N Reel Hotel Woodburn


Woodburn: Located on the Pacific Highway in the far north coast of New South Wales makes us a popular stopover for all travellers. We pride ourselves on being a family-orientated hotel with plenty to entertain and a great atmosphere. Check out our excellent facilities, including a terrific kids’ play area.

Ten minutes to Evans Head, 30 minutes to Ballina and 45 minutes to Byron Bay makes the Rod ‘n’ Reel an great place to avoid the hustle and bustle of the busy centres, but still remain within close proximity.

Our comfortable accommodation provides affordable options. With off-street parking, undercover access to the hotel and bottle shop, and friendly, helpful service, we are sure your stay will be enjoyable.

With lunch and dinner available 7 days a week from the Rod ‘n’ Reel bistro, comfortable and affordable accommodation, fantastic facilities and location, the Rod ‘n’ Reel Hotel Motel is a must stopover.

** Courtesy Bus available Thurs, Fri, Sat night or special booking


Our $10 yearly membership includes both the Woodburn Rod N Reel and the Hotel Illawong in Evans Head.

Members receive lots of great benefits:

  • Dinner specials
  • Members’ happy hour 10:30-11:30 Monday to Friday and 4:30-5:30 on Friday
  • Discounts on hotel merchandise, such as our great t-shirts
  • Discounts on special events
  • A card and drink for your birthday
  • SMS updates of specials and events

Membership form here.

Rod N Reel & Hotel Illawong E-News

mail chimp imagesMembers & Guests are invited to subscribe to our quarterly “What’s On” Email Newsletter & special events mailing list here.
Our virtual newsletter contains: Hotel happenings | Discount offers | Promotions information | Special Event Invitations | Upcoming information for both the Hotel Illawong Evans Head and Woodburn’s RodNReel Hotel.


NRL Footy Tipping Competition

To join the Rod N Reel’s NRL footy Tipping Competition or check the current standings visit www.rodnreel.com.au/tipping