Sapphire Coast

Surrounded by Natural Beauty

The unspoilt beauty of this region makes it the perfect holiday destination.

Set your own pace as you tow your caravan or drive through the scenic brilliance and quaint townships of the Sapphire Coast. A visual delight, the region will tantalise your senses as you wind your way along the unspoilt coastline of golden beaches, sparkling seas and leafy national parks.

Take a dip in the pristine waters of Merimbula, or stroll down the old wharf at Tathra. Discover the secrets of deserted beaches and become friends with the local wildlife including dolphins, whales, sea eagles and fairy penguins.

Things to see and do

Fast Facts

Find a Holiday Park in the Sapphire Coast Region

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    Reflections Holiday Parks Bermagui
    1 Lamont Street, Bermagui
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    Reflections Holiday Parks
    Wonboyn Cabins & Caravan Park
    Wonboyn Road, Wonboyn
    Sapphire Coast
    Tasman Holiday Parks – Tathra Beach
    41 Andy Poole Drive, Tathra
    Sapphire Coast
    Sapphire Valley Caravan Park
    29 Sapphire Coast Drive, Merimbula
    Sapphire Coast
    G'Day Parks
    Regatta Point Holiday Park
    35 Regatta Point Road, Wallaga Lake
    Sapphire Coast
    BIG4 Wallaga Lake Holiday Park
    200 Wallaga Lake Road, Wallaga Lake
    Sapphire Coast
    Eden Gateway Holiday Park
    99 Princes Highway, Eden
    Sapphire Coast
    Discovery Parks – Eden
    731 Princes Highway, Eden
    Sapphire Coast
    Discovery Parks
    Tween Waters Holiday Park
    Dunns Lane, Merimbula
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    Tathra Beachside
    2 Andy Poole Drive, Tathra
    Sapphire Coast
    BIG4 Ingenia Holidays Eden Beachfront
    441 Princes Highway, Eden
    Sapphire Coast
    NRMA Merimbula Beach Holiday Resort
    2 Short Point Road, Merimbula
    Sapphire Coast
    NRMA Parks & Resorts
    Reflections Holiday Parks Pambula
    Corner Toallo Street & Munje Street, Pambula
    Sapphire Coast
    Reflections Holiday Parks
    Kalaru Holiday Park
    3 Old Wallagoot Road, Kalaru
    Sapphire Coast
    Hampshire Holidays
    Ingenia Holidays Ocean Lake
    891 Wallaga Lake Road, Wallaga Lake
    Sapphire Coast
    Ingenia Holidays
    Discovery Parks – Pambula Beach
    1 Pambula Beach Road, Pambula Beach
    Sapphire Coast
    Discovery Parks
    Tathra Beach Eco Camp
    5 Andy Poole Drive, Tathra
    Sapphire Coast
    Merimbula Lake Holiday Park
    3211 Princes Highway, Pambula
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    Hampshire Holidays
    Reflections Holiday Parks Eden
    Aslings Beach Road, Eden
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    Reflections Holiday Parks

Major Destinations

Although renowned for its famous Bega Cheese, the country centre of the Sapphire Coast, Bega, is also gaining a reputation for its local wines where crisp chardonnay’s or alternative fruit wines can tempt the palate.

Things to See & Do

  • Bega Cheese Heritage Centre
  • Mumbulla Creek Falls
  • Bega Show (February)
  • Spring Orchid Show (September)

Formerly a gold and timber port, Bermagui is well known for fishing with charter boats that will take you to then deep sea to experience the mighty marlin or chase a yellow fin tuna. Fresh local produce is a must to try with succulent oysters, fresh swordfish, mulloway, king fish or snapper menu delights.

Things to See & Do

  • Fishermans Wharf
  • Gulaga National Park
  • Montreal Goldfields
  • Wallaga Lake
  • Bermagui Seaside Fair (March)
  • Natures Concert Hall Sings (November)

The heart and soul of Eden – and its history – is Twofold Bay. It was home to shore-based whaling stations and Old Tom, the legendary killer whale whose story can be learned at the Eden Killer Whale Museum or by taking the self guided Killer Whale Trail. Be sure to be in town October 30th to November 1st for the Eden Whale Festival.

Eden is still is a working port, so drive down in the early morning to scenic Snug Cove and watch the boats bring home their catch. Chances are you will see your dinner before it meets your plate! You’ll probably never eat fresher.

Things to See & Do

  • Ben Boyd National Park
  • Killer Whale Museum
  • Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Park
  • Eden Whale Festival (November)

The heart of the Sapphire Coast surrounded by stunning beaches and national parks. A coastline that inspires activity, offering swimming, surfing, sail boarding and diving. Fine dining of every cuisine is on offer with fresh mussels, oysters, calamari and crayfish local delicacies.

Things to See & Do

  • Merimbula Aquarium
  • Merimbula Boardwalk
  • Merimbula Magic Mountain
  • Sapphire Coast Winter Orchid Show (August)
  • Merimbula Classic (Surf – November)

An historic village with old-world charm is nestled peacefully between the waters of Pambula and Merimbula Lakes.

Become entranced with the life in the rock pools, tour an oyster farm or river cruise upstream where Aboriginal history dates back over 2000 years.

Things to See & Do

  • Nethercote Falls
  • Pambula Beach
  • Panboola Wetlands
  • Pambula Annual Show (January)

A stunning coastal town set in natural, unspoilt surrounds with the local rock oysters considered the best in Australia.

Explore the National Trust listed Tathra Wharf or enjoy the beach where fishing is plentiful for salmon and tailor catches.

Things to See & Do

  • Tathra Beach
  • Bournda National Park
  • Mimosa Rocks National Park
  • Tathra Wharf to Waves (January)

Touring Routes

Discover some favourite ways to experience the Sapphire Coast Oyster Trail, from lakeside oyster shacks to kayaking tours, oyster cruises and oyster bars. More information.