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Beautifully Uncivilised

Discover the ideal adventure landscape and reconnect with nature on the Sapphire Coast of New South Wales. All year round our national parks are natural playgrounds and the lagoons and seas are our wonder-filled aquarium.

Explore artisan galleries, taste the freshest of produce from the land and the sea, sample local wine, study Aboriginal history and culture, and the history of the pioneers. Or lose yourself in nature, in whatever way you choose.

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Bega hosts the Archibald Prize 2016!

The 2016 Archibald Prize has come to the Sapphire Coast!Our patch has been chosen as one of only 6 galleries outside of Sydney to house this much loved portrait award.The...

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What’s on in Pambula Village this April

We love Pambula for it’s vintage street scape and authentic shopping, the thriving Panboola wetlands and the iconic Pambula River Mouth and beaches. What we love to do Take a stroll through Panboola Wetlands to Longstocking Brewery and explore Oaklands. Visit Pambula River Mouth and Pambula Beach, and take a walk along the headland or beach... view

Whats on in Bega & Candelo this April

Our rural heartlands beat with a culture vibe at Bega and Candelo. Combine a viewing of the Archibald Prize with  a day or two at Candelo Village Festival. The drive from Bega to Candelo is 20 kilometres of lush dairying and farm pastures. What we love to do Visit Bega Valley Regional Gallery, free entry, and get... view

What’s on in Merimbula this April

Merimbula has long been a holiday haven, loved for its lakeside frontage, great dining and central location. Our favourite things to do in Merimbula: Visit Merimbula Wharf for epic ocean views. Walk the Merimbula Boardwalk in the afternoon, or the Rotary Walk to Bar Beach in the morning. Waterfront dining and take-away. Explore the beaches & Ben... view

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Mar 30

Archibald Prize 2016 – BVRG

24th March, 2017 - 18th May, 2017

LINDA JACKSON. 2016. ‘Twin Souls’ Mixed media. The Archibald Prize, first awarded in 1921, is Australia’s favourite art award, and one of its most prestigious. Awarded to the best portrait painting, it’s a who’s who of Australian culture – from politicians to fashion designers, sporting heroes to artists. Since 1921, the Archibald Prize... View more

Mar 31

Tradie’s Race Day

Friday 31st March, 2017

Sapphire Coast Turf Club is set on a picturesque 300 acre site on Sapphire Coast Drive at Kalaru, between Merimbula and Bega and Tathra. Take advantage of the free buses and view the racing action from the large, banked lawn, members reserve or function centre. There’s also refreshments, TAB, local and interstate bookies. Ten... View more

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