Summer Snorkel Adventures

Snorkelling with a guide is a deeply immersive way to explore our amazing coastline, and small group tours start from as little as $35 per person.

This summer you can harvest and cook your your own seafood, float with the tide over ancient reefs or simply get used to the feeling of snorkelling.

Bookings are essential and all gear is supplied by your guide.

Wet Wild & Whacky Kids Snorkel

January 3 to 25, at Spencer Park, Merimbula

Merimbula Lake is a beautifully clear, calm place to gain snorkelling skills and explore with a National Parks and Wildlife Services ranger. The park is well equipped for the family too, with playground, picnic areas and amenities. (2 hrs – $35 per child). For bookings call (02) 6495 5000, or download the full Discovery Program here.

Bar Beach Snorkelling Safari

Bar Beach, Merimbula

January 3 to 25, at Spencer Park, Merimbula

A small group experience in a spectacular location for sound swimmers of all ages. Bar Beach Kiosk overlooks the patrolled beach and grassy foreshore and is a great stop for coffee and light meals. For tour bookings call (02) 6495 5000. Download the program.

Creatures in the Salty Seas


11am – 1pm Tuesday, January 9, Bermagui

No experience necessary! Bruce Steer Pool is netted at one end, with a gentle beach at the other. Join National Parks and Wildlife Rangers for a fascinating snorkel in a safe and easy environment, no previous experience is necessary. $50, all gear supplied. For bookings call (02) 6495 5000. Download the program.

Australia's Coastal Wilderness Adventures

Australia’s Coastal Wilderness Adventures

Intimate experiences in unique coastal locations

Ocean to Plate experiences (wet or dry), snorkelling & coastal exploration feature are a specialty of Australia’s Coastal Wilderness Adventures.

Choose from 5 tours or create your own custom experience in town or one of our national parks. Learn to collect your very own mussels, abalone, crayfish & sea urchins and celebrate with an unforgettable seafood smorgasbord including local oysters, prawns and cheese platter and wine.

Costs range between $75 and $295. More information here.

Hire your own gear at Tathra

tathra Beach and Bike

Already confident in the water? You can hire mask, snorkel, and flippers from Tathra Beach and Bike for between $20 and $50, and get some great local knowledge too.

Explore Tathra’s beaches at Mogareeka Inlet, Kianinny Bay or Tathra Beach, or head into Mimosa Rocks National Park.


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