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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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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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Shoalhaven Heads international and domestic “Airport”

By at September 9, 2016 | 3:37 pm | 0 Comment

Locals affectionately refer to Shoalhaven Heads as the International and Domestic “Airport” of Shoalhaven Heads because it’s actually one of the five most important sites for migratory birds on the East Coast of Australia.Throughout the year some 800 - 1000 shorebirds fly in from Alaska, Siberia, Mongolia, Japan and New Zealand and provide a spectacle for

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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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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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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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