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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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Gather your flock for Eat Merimbula 2016

Local chefs and producers are collaborating in kitchens, fields and farms for our premier food event, Eat Merimbula 2016, on Sunday, March 13. The festival is held on the foreshore of Merimbula...

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Gather your flock for Eat Merimbula 2016

Local chefs and producers are collaborating in kitchens, fields and farms for our premier food event, Eat Merimbula 2016, on Sunday, March 13. The festival is held on the foreshore of Merimbula lake, with premium plated fare served in a market-styled feast between 10am and 2pm. No dish will cost more than $8 and there are locally made... view

Booking.com: B&Bs score a perfect 10

Stony Creek Farm and Bellbird Cottage B&Bs are among Australia’s top 16 stays according to users of accommodation booking service Booking.com. Guest reviews gave a perfect 10 out 10 for the boutique B&Bs, which are among 6000 stays listed with Booking.com. Wendy and Marty Goodisson opened Stony Creek Farm B&B just north of Bega at Brogo in early 2014, after restoring the... view

Recipe: Eden Mussels in broth

There’s something really special about cooking and eating Eden Mussels. The smell and taste of their salty brine, the sound they make as they are jostled around in the pot and then the bowl, opening them with your own hands and using the shell as a spoon. You can buy them straight from the boat at Snug... view

Latest Events

Feb 26

Cobargo Folk Festival

26th February, 2016 - 28th February, 2016

Image by Ben Marden. The three day event attracts performers from all over the world and is widely described as the best little folk festival in the country. Over 200 performers and thousands of fans from all over Australia converge on the picturesque village to celebrate, camp and share music through... View more

Mar 04

Merimbula Cup Race Day

Friday 4th March, 2016

Sapphire Coast Turf Club is located on a picturesque 300 acre site on Sapphire Coast Drive at Kalaru, between Merimbula and Bega and Tathra. It is one of the newest and most modern country racecourses in NSW with great spectator facilities. Patrons can enjoy an unobstructed view of the racing... View more

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