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Be part of something big this Spring

Be part of something big this Spring! Watch whales, eat oysters, walk deserted beaches and explore pristine forests. We think you'll agree, nature is big here. Sapphire Coast was recently named Australia's...

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Discover the ideal adventure landscape and reconnect with nature on the Sapphire Coast of New South Wales, halfway between Sydney and Melbourne and just 3 hours drive from Canberra.  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 land and 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.

Today's Fishing

The best facilities, ever changing lakes & oceans rich in sea life.   If whales dine in these waters, there must be plenty on offer!  Read on for local conditions, fishing...

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Accessible Sapphire Coast

Welcome! Explore a coastal wilderness, discover local produce and stay in unique, purpose-built accommodation. We have coastal and country stays to suit couples, families and groups, and even the dog. Download Access...

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Sapphire Coast NSW - The FilmWe had a lot of fun making this video, we hope you enjoy watching it! (3:04) #sapphirecoast #newsouthwales #seeaustralia Visit NSW #whaleon Posted by Sapphire Coast NSW on Wednesday, August 19, 2015


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Must See and Do

Join us for an adventure this Spring

Warmer weather is here, long weekends are on the way and there’s no better time to have an adventure on the Sapphire Coast.  Adventure seekers, foodie families and lovers of the great outdoors, read on because Spring is the time to…… Have a close encounter with a whale! Australian Geographic has named us one of the... view

Phenomenally photogenic Tathra will captivate your senses…

                  Crisp days and clear water, empty beaches, solitary bush walks and amazing night skies. Tathra if anything, is more photogenic than usual in the cooler months. Dramatic clouds and ocean-scapes, misty rivers and some stunning wildlife. There are bounteous natural beauties to captivate your eyes, with... view

The Tathra Scene

                    We invite you to get into our nature, it’s our locals favourite time of year. As the sun rises over Tathra Beach, bathing the sands in tangerine hues, several swimmers slip in to the sea. One lone couple are walking their dog on the beach... view

Flagship Festivals and Events

Oct 14

Whale Watching Season

1st September, 2019 - 30th November, 2019

The Humpback Highway. The Sapphire Coast has been named Australia’s premier whale watching destination by Australian Geographic and spring is the best time to see these majestic creatures as they nurse and rest on their annual migration to Antarctica, often with their calves in tow.  If you haven’t ticked whale watching... View more

Oct 19

Sapphire Coast Week of Golf

19th October, 2019 - 27th October, 2019

The Week of Golf in October has been held for more than 35 years and is now an iconic amateur golfing event in Australia. Held annually in the third week of October, the Week of Golf is widely regarded as one of the best tournaments for golfers. Visitors come from every... View more

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