Located on the far south coast of New South Wales between Melbourne and Sydney, the Sapphire Coast is a three hour drive from Canberra via Cooma or a six hour drive from either Melbourne or Sydney.
Getting to the Sapphire Coast
There is a regional airport at Merimbula with daily connections between Melbourne and Sydney.
Regular coach services from Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra are provided by CountryLink, VLine and Premier Motor Service while local bus services can get you around once you’re here. You can also rent a car, bus or limousine and explore the coastal wilderness.
Self drive and touring options abound with coastal drives along the Princes Highway, Sapphire Coast Drive and the Tathra-Bermagui Road or discover the hinterland and country delights of artisan trails, food and wine or rolling green valleys and country delights.
Experience a scenic flight over the Sapphire Coast for an overview of this ever-changing coastline. Take in the panoramic views right along the coast from Montague Island in the north to Gabo Island in the south, or enjoy a flight over some unique pristine mountain wilderness.