Welcome to the Rod N Reel Hotel Woodburn

What’s On? Footy Finals

Catch the biggest games of the year live and loud!

It all comes down to this… It’s been a cracking year filled with classic encounters, thrilling moments and unexpected results. Whether you are an AFL supporter or an NRL fanatic there is no better place to be on Grand Final day.

AFL Grand Final – Saturday, 24th October

Richmond Tigers v Geelong Cats

The bounce 7:30pm

NRL Grand Final – Sunday, 25th October

Kick Off 4.05pm – NRLW Grand Final

Sydney Roosters v Brisbane Broncos

Kick Off 7:30pm – NRL Grand Final

Penrith Panthers v Melbourne Storm

Free members BBQ & Member only drinks available during

We are Back!

From June 1st we are back to trading 7 days a week. Keeping our staff & guests safe is our top priority.

• Social distancing laws of 1.5m are still in place & need to be adhered too.

• All guests must be seated in the Hotel, including children.

• It is a condition of opening that our guests are to supply name & contact details upon entry to the Hotel.

• Guests will also be required to use hand sanitizer upon entry to the Hotel.

• We recommend & encourage guests to activate the COVID SAFE App.

We need YOUR HELP in following these guidelines, so that we can continue to serve the community. Thank you!

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, 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 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