Welcome to the Rod N Reel Hotel Woodburn

Important message to our customers

Our Hotel & Bistro are currently CLOSED until the end of April 2020.

Our BOTTLE SHOP and ACCOMMODATION SERVICES are still operational & OPEN.

We’ve undertaken precautionary measures to keep our team and customers safe, including additional cleaning and sanitisation, whilst ensuring we provide you access to the essential products you need.

If you’re currently in isolation or believe you’ve had contact with the COVID-19 virus, then we encourage you NOT to come in store & to self-isolate.

If shopping in store, we ask that you treat our team members with respect, they’re here to help.

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

Kids Zone Play Area

Our new Games Room, Play Area & Climbing Wall makes coming out to dinner easy for you & your family! Suitable for children aged between 3-12 years with parental supervision required.


Our Hotel Membership is now only $8 to join! Your membership covers both Woodburn’s Rod N Reel Hotel and the Hotel Illawong Evans Head.

Members receive lots of great benefits including our new Hotel Rewards Program!

Click here for more Local Membership Info or ask a staff member today!

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/footytipping