Stay & Play

The famous white-sand beaches of Jervis Bay and its clear, turquoise waters are amongst the safest and most beautiful in the world. The many bay and ocean beaches, lagoons, secret coves and hidden creeks are perfect for kayaking, boating, fishing, stand-up paddle boarding and surfing.

Our resident dolphins play in Jervis Bay all year round and, from June through to November, this is one of the best places in Australia to watch humpback and southern right whales on their annual migrations.

Booderee National Park, a rich repository of Indigenous knowledge and culture, will surprise and delight with its walking tracks, stunning beaches, surprising wildlife, and the only Aboriginal-owned Botanic Gardens in Australia.

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The Holidays Collection

The Holidays Collection

The Holidays Collection is a holiday rentals and real estate sales business with offices in Hyams Beach, Bowral and Gerringong. Choose from over 270 beautiful beach houses and stylish properties in the Southern Highlands. The Holidays Collection is a privately owned Australian family business, passionate about the places in which we live and operate.

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South Coast Holidays

South Coast Holidays

South Coast Holidays is proudly part of The Holidays Collection, offering guests more than 270 stylish beach houses and country retreats to stay in - from Wombarra in the north, along the beautiful NSW South Coast to Bermagui.  We also have a growing portfolio of properties in the beautiful Southern Highlands.

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Bewong River Retreat

Bewong River Retreat

Bewong River Retreat is a private estate nestled within temperate forest on 160 acres of Australian Bushland on the Bewong River on the NSW South Coast. We are around 2.5 hours from both Sydney and Canberra and 10 min from Jervis Bays sandy beaches.

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Paperbark Camp

Paperbark Camp

Paperbark Camp combines unique luxury tented accommodation in a peaceful bush retreat, with warm hospitality and fine food and wine in its acclaimed restaurant, The Gunyah. Think camping for grownups! It is the perfect base from which to explore Jervis Bay and all that this remarkable locale has to offer.

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Dolphin Sands B&B

Dolphin Sands B&B

Dolphin Sands B&B is exclusively for adults. It is the perfect retreat for those wanting a break to recharge, celebrate an occasion or a memorable addition to your itinerary. Set within peaceful private gardens, guests are welcome to enjoy the serene open-air dining and lounge area, where our locally sourced breakfast is served.

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Jervis Bay Tourism

Jervis Bay Tourism

Jervis Bay Tourism is a one-stop information website to plan a trip to the Jervis Bay region. Browse and find accommodation – campsites, boutique B&Bs, hotels, motels - as well as activities available in the area - dolphin and whale watching cruises, wine tasting, bushwalking, paddle boarding and more.

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Booderee National Park

Booderee National Park

Walawaani Njindiwan Njin Booderee  / Welcome everyone, this is Booderee. Booderee National Park is owned by the Wreck Bay Aboriginal Community. Booderee is a word from the Dhurga language meaning 'bay of plenty' or 'plenty of fish'. Enjoy camping, idyllic beaches, bushwalks, water sports and other activities for the whole family.

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Jervis Bay Maritime Museum

Jervis Bay Maritime Museum

Jervis Bay Maritime Museum houses a world-renowned collection of maritime navigational and surveying instruments, and it is home to the historic Lady Denman ferry and other vessels. Positioned in a beautiful bush setting the museum complex includes recreation areas with native gardens, a mangrove boardwalk, fish feeding pond, boathouse and historic buildings.

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Admission to SeeChange Festival exhibitions and events is mostly free. Some special events and workshops are ticketed and free, or ticketed and paid. See the listing of each event or exhibition for information on whether admission is free or paid, and to book or buy tickets.

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