Summer Discovery Program

Discover the delights of our National Parks with local rangers this summer.

The program launches on January 3, download it here. *

Our coastal wilderness is a natural playground, and there are adventures popping up everywhere!

Gain confidence on and in the water, join a tag-along 4WD tour to the hinterlands, and much more.

Snorkel at Merimbula Lake and Bruce Steer Pool, Bermagui
Put on a mask & fins and explore underneath the surface with a Discovery Ranger. Merimbula offers huge diversity with adventures beginning at Bar Beach, the bridge and other locations depending on conditions. Bruce Steer Pool is a safe and enclosed ocean swim and wonderful for beginners who have never snorkelled before.

Boat trip and tour of Davidson Whaling Station, Ben Boyd National Park Follow in the wake of Eden’s shore based whalers, from Snug Cove to the Kiah Inlet and explore the homestead and whaling station of Loch Garra.

Rockpool Ramble & Aquarium Tour
It’s the little creatures that count on this low tide ramble. Explore the ancient red rocks and pools and learn to spot sea stars, shore birds and more before exploring the Merimbula Aquarium.

Canoeing at Bournda National Park Paddle with the water dragons and birds of Bournda Lagoon.

Junior Paleontologist

Go back in time at Tathra to uncover creatures that have been buried below the sand. You can also make your own fossil and search for living aquatic mini-beasts, some which are older than the dinosaurs.

Green Cape Light Station Tour One of the places you must see while on the Sapphire Coast and a tour with the passionate light house keepers will teach you about its remarkable history.

More information from our Visitor Centers, National Parks offices in Merimbula, Bombala and Narooma or check out the website here.

*(Please note that activities for December 25 should read January 25).

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