Merimbula & Sapphire Coast

Highlights

From excellent fishing and whale watching to gorgeous beaches, spectacular natural scenery and prized oysters, the sparkling Sapphire Coast of NSW is the perfect escape. On the Light to Light walk in Ben Boyd National Park, enjoy breathtaking views, fascinating heritage and beachside camping.

  • Whale breaching at Boyds tower, South Coast
  • Light to Light walk, Ben Boyd National Park, South Coast

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Local areas

  • Bega Bega is the rural centre of the Sapphire Coast and the gateway to the lush Bega Valley. This historic town has a proud tradition of cheese making.
  • Bermagui Bermagui is a colourful port, famous for its deep-sea fishing. It’s on the estuary of the Bermagui River, close to national parks.
  • Cobargo Explore the heritage village of Cobargo on the countryside of the Sapphire Coast
  • Eden Eden is a historic whaling town, ideal for a whale-watching tour. It’s built around a promontory that juts into Twofold Bay.
  • Merimbula The town's main assets are water sports of all types, including fishing, swimming, boating, lake cruises, scuba diving, sailboarding and canoeing.
  • Pambula Pambula is a historic village in majestic rural surroundings. The town is at the mouth of the Pambula River among forests and lakes.
  • Tathra Tathra is a small coastal township clustered around a historic sea wharf, a popular fishing platform and the only one of its kind remaining on the east coast of Australia.