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Point Perpendicular

By at June 9, 2017 | 4:36 pm | 0 Comment

Enjoy the ocean breeze and the beautiful views at Point Perpendicular.Located at Jervis Bay, this spectacular lighthouse is located on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, providing incredible and stunning views and also a brilliant vantage point for whale-watching.You can’t access the inside of the lighthouse, but the view from the grounds is worth the

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The delightful Hanging Rock Lookout and Surrounds

By at January 31, 2017 | 3:08 pm | 0 Comment

There’s a great local day trip you can plan while in Nowra that will take you to some of the lesser known sights around town.The Shoalhaven Showgrounds and surrounds offer a lot to do amongst the natural beauty of the region. Always a mecca for local organisations, the show grounds themselves consist of 17 acres of parkland and plays host to the annual show,

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Sun, surf and sand

By at January 16, 2017 | 11:59 am | 0 Comment

The heart of surf culture is alive and thriving on the shores of Shoalhaven.  Endless opportunities await as you surround yourself with unspoilt beaches and marine reserves. Trading waves with friends and family and no one else around is one of the purest experiences you can have. If you're up for adventure you're bound to be rewarded.There's nothing

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A rare cultural and spiritual experience

By at December 5, 2016 | 3:30 pm | 0 Comment

Rated as one of the best experiences available in Shoalhaven, the Ngarana Ngarana Cultural Awareness offer tours which take you to the heart and soul of the Yuin Country. Tours which will leave you with memories for a lifetime and change the way you think.The difference is that you’re invited to join in and experience the culture and teachings of the Yuin

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Booderee National Park

By at November 23, 2016 | 4:00 pm | 0 Comment

Booderee is a wonder of nature. Filled to the brim with Native trees and plants, beautiful flowers and wildlife running free. It’s a fantastic natural getaway and the perfect spot to relax, unwind and enjoy the great outdoors.Visit to see kangaroos and wallabies, you can also see echidnas, blue-tongued lizards, and all manner of brilliant bird life. Wake to the

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The best way to explore Shoalhaven is to self drive tour

By at November 9, 2016 | 10:00 am | 0 Comment

Take off into a world of your own and discover the Southern Highlands on one of the many self drive tours that take you on a journey of discovery and wonder.From Illawarra, head south.After Shellharbour if you hug the coast, you’ll discover Shoalhaven, a place of great natural beauty and rustic charm where you’ll find lots of things to see and do.Known

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Three of the best wineries in Shoalhaven

By at September 26, 2016 | 10:12 am | 0 Comment

Not as well known as the Hunter Valley or South Australia’s Barossa, the wineries and cellar doors of Shoalhaven offer unique experiences and brilliant wines nonetheless.The truth is that the region has the rustic charm of Tuscany and shares similarities with oft-praised Bordeaux while retaining it’s own unique character.There’s a special atmosphere that

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Nowra Treetops Adventure Park

By at August 24, 2016 | 12:26 pm | 0 Comment

Want to do something adventurous? Head to Nowra for a Tree Top adventure like you’ve never experienced.Exciting and challenging courses will take you high into the canopy and have you swinging, climbing and flying through the forest.Flying foxes will have you soaring between the trees at frightening speeds, cargo nets, rope bridges and wooden obstacles offer

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Berry Country Markets, Fair and Flea Market

By at August 11, 2016 | 12:09 pm | 0 Comment

On the first Sunday of every month from 8:00am to 2:30pm, the Berry Country Market springs up onAlexandra Street in Berry.  Send your tastebuds on a culinary adventure and taste the flavours of the world.Enjoy the atmosphere of the friendly local market, with it’s sweet scents and mouth-watering foods. You’ll find everything from freshly ground coffee to

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Whale watching season on the South Coast

By at June 20, 2016 | 1:13 pm | 0 Comment

Not a year goes by on the coasts of Australia without one of nature’s greatest shows taking centre stage.The whale migration in Australia begins late May and runs through till the month of November, with June to November tagged as the whale watching season in Australia.The annual whale migration north along the coast provides one of the most spectacular

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Wineries and Cellar Doors on the South Coast

By at June 1, 2016 | 1:11 pm | 0 Comment

The South Coast has a wealth of wineries, Cellar Doors and Vineyards. From Kiama to Bawley Point, the Shoalhaven Coast wine growing region is renowned for a wide range of varieties including Chardonnay, Verdelho, Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Chambourcin, Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz.The region’s fertile soil and lush climate means that it’s wines have a

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Sea Kayak tours of Jervis Bay

By at May 11, 2016 | 12:56 pm | 0 Comment

Explore the beautiful Jervis Bay on a sea kayak adventure out onto the calm waters. World class bay, sea, river and mangrove paddling experiences await in the crystal clear waters of Shoalhaven and surrounds.White sand coves with resident dolphins and surf breaks hosting resident dolphins and migrating Humpbacks. Kayak through some shallow water and discover an

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Kangaroo Valley Markets

By at April 22, 2016 | 12:48 pm | 0 Comment

Here in the Shoalhaven we love a good market. We really, really do – just look at how many of them there are. From the big towns to the tiny villages there are tonnes of them to discover and, in the case of the Kangaroo Valley Village Markets, there's much more to it all than just stalls. Held on the second Saturday of the month at the Kangaroo Valley Showgrounds,

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Jervis Bay Bike Hire and Tours

By at April 11, 2016 | 1:57 pm | 0 Comment

Hire a bike and explore the many and varied self guided and group cycle tours around the shores of Jervis Bay, Huskisson, Vincentia and St Georges Basin.Incredible vistas await, the scenery of the southern NSW coastline is spectacular year round. Deep blue ocean stretches to the horizon and waves crash endlessly into dramatic coastal headlands.Self guided bike

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Point Perpendicular

By at March 16, 2016 | 2:44 pm | 0 Comment

Point Perpendicular Lighthouse towers atop magnificent and dramatic cliffs.A road climbs up to the lighthouseLocated on an army barracks, pass through security to access the top of the cliffs and the lighthouse.Next to the lighthouse proper lies a house with information on the lighthouse’s history.Access to the interior of the lighthouse is

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Ben’s Walk and Shoalhaven River

By at January 12, 2016 | 10:30 am | 0 Comment

Ben's walk is a fantastic walking track that truly shows off the beauty of Shoalhaven and Nowra.The track begins at the Nowra Showgrounds and winds through some beautiful forest, affording great views of the river and with unbelievable vantage points with which to see the mountains along the way (Hanging Rock Lookout).Home to a variety of birds and wildlife,

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Ulladulla Harbourside Festival 2015

By at November 30, 2015 | 10:13 am | 0 Comment

The Ulladulla Harbourside festival returns to entertain and delight with rides, amusements, carnival entertainment and fireworks too.The Event will run from Sunday 27 December 2015 to Saturday 03 December 2016.Be prepared for New Year's Eve, the fireworks spectacular will kick off at 9pm. That may be the main course by why not arrive a little earlier and enjoy

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The Kangaroos of Pebbly Beach

By at November 16, 2015 | 2:15 pm | 0 Comment

Have a close encounter with the friendly kangaroos at Pebbly Beach in Shoalhaven. Rated as one of the best experiences in the region on Tripadvisor, this experience is hard to beat.Head to Pebbly Beach at sundown and you can expect to be joined by Roos coming out from the bushland near the beach just to eat grass by your side.They’re unafraid and you can get

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Culburra Beach Sunrise Walk

By at November 3, 2015 | 11:19 am | 0 Comment

Wake up to the sunrise and watch as the sun peeks above the waves of the Pacific Ocean.Locals know that a Beach Sunrise walk at Culburra is one of the best, simple experiences in Shoalhaven.Enjoy the most beautiful part of the day with a feeling of relaxation before your day of fun and activities in the Southern Highlands begins, stick around for a swim or a

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Segway Tours on the South Coast

By at October 16, 2015 | 3:57 pm | 0 Comment

Segways. They'll never really be cool. Let's be honest, they don't exactly fit the same category as, say, a motorbike.  They don't come with leather jackets and you don't look a badass riding one, even with the trendiest of shades. They are, however, a marvel of modern technology and a fantastic way to explore the South Coast.In fact, they're so amazing, anyone

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Adventure Tourism in Shoalhaven and the Southern Highlands

By at September 9, 2015 | 10:29 am | 0 Comment

Shoalhaven and the Southern Highlands are known for all the Adventure tourism and adrenalin-pumping adventures - that’s because this natural playground is filled from north to south coast with untamable wilderness and hundreds of opportunities for heart-pumping fun.People soar on engineered wings of fabric and cable while beneath, others dive through the

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Wollondilly Caves and Tours

By at August 18, 2015 | 8:00 am | 0 Comment

Explore fascinating depths of the Wollondilly Caves in Bullio. Take a guided tour down through the amazing natural structure.It’s the longest and most varied cave in the Wombeyan Caves network and stretches across five levels.Stalactites and Stalagmites rise and fall from the ceiling in amazing patterns created by the dropping of sediment laced moisture over a

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Visit the animals at Shoalhaven Zoo

By at August 4, 2015 | 11:00 am | 0 Comment

Visit more than 100 species of native and exotic mammals, birds and reptiles at the Shoalhaven Zoo.Nestled on the banks of the Shoalhaven River and set over 16 acres of native bushland, there’s plenty to experience.Take in the sights as you relax beside the river with a picnic, enjoy the barbecue facilities or keep it easy and visit the Zoo Haven Cafe for a

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ULLADULLiRiOUS Milton Ulladulla Comedy Festival

By at July 28, 2015 | 12:05 pm | 0 Comment

While the name is hard to pronounce at first, it actually kind of runs off the tongue.ULLADULLiRiOUS Milton Ulladulla Comedy Festival is kicking off on the 30th of July and runs until Sunday the 2nd of August. It's going to be a hoot!The event is run by a group of volunteers, it all kicked off when they decided they needed an event to bring people to the

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