Things To Do
Recharge your battery in the Shoalhaven
There is so much to see and do here in the Shoalhaven region. The area is bursting with natural attractions and things to do, and Jervis Bay is no exception.
To help you explore we have included some information on some of our favourite places to explore, attractions and shopping and dining destinations. There’s so much on offer that we are constantly updating this, so be sure to visit again.
Tours & Attractions – Here at Bay and Bush Luxury Cottages self-contained Jervis Bay accommodation we work closely with our touring partners to offer you a plethora of touring options within the Shoalhaven area, New South Wales and beyond – all with a few clicks of your mouse. Start exploring Jervis Bay and Shoalhaven attractions and tours now!
Trails, Parks & Beaches – Bask in the natural beauty and explore the walking trails, parks and beaches around us. Horse Riding, hiking, surfing, fishing, diving, kayaking, boating – whatever you’re into you are sure to find it.
Dining and shopping – Wonderful wineries, olive farms, charming boutiques, cool cafes and amazing restaurants are just some of the foodie and shopping experiences waiting for you to discover.
When you stay at our luxury beach cottages in Jervis Bay, enjoy our great facilities and the warmth of the fire all winter long with our scrumptious indoor and outdoor wood heated entertainment areas. Outdoor Firepit There’s nothing better than having a sundowner and...read more
Take a holiday to the natural wonderland of Jervis Bay on the South Coast of NSW and experience not only the magnificent clear blue waters of the Jervis Bay Marine Park and surrounding lush bush of the national parks but also the charm of Jervis Bay Village and nearby...read more
WHALE WATCHING JERVIS BAY Experience the rare opportunity to get up close to the magnificent humpback whales during their annual migration between May-November. For the ultimate Whale Watching experience in the sheltered waters of Jervis Bay Marine Park on board a...read more
With a motto of "the happiest little cafe on the planet", 5 Little Pigs is located on the main strip of Huskisson. The retro/industrial style 5 Little Pigs is at the leading edge of cafe design and is quite unique on the South Coast. Whether you're just stopping for...read more
Discover the flavours and textures of the Shoalhaven region at a selection of local markets. There's usually a market that coincides with your stay in Jervis Bay. It's a great way to stock up on tasty, local produce direct from our farmers and makers. Jervis Bay...read more
The Shoalhaven is rich with nature's bounties which has inspired many artisans in the region to be creative. For them the natural landscape provides endless inspiration in a calm, coastal setting. The Museums and galleries in the region are filled with captivating...read more
A must do in the Shoalhaven Region is a visit to the historical Coolangatta Estate that consists of fully restored convict buildings. Alive with history, the original convict-built village is now surrounded by sprawling vineyards and landscaped grounds, situated on...read more
Have you heard about the Shoalhaven 100 Beach Challenge? Explore 170km of stunning coastline from Seven Mile Beach to Depot Beach in the South with this awesome list that is designed to allow you to pick and choose the destinations you want to tick off - do them all...read more
Huskisson Pictures is an old school picture theatre that plays the latest films! Originally constructed back in 1913 by the Dent family as a community hall for their employees, the hall has been used as a church, school, public hall, dance & concert venue and theatre....read more
The Stonegrill Steakhouse located in Huskisson is the perfect place for a grilled to perfection steak when you visit the Jervis Bay region.read more
The Shoalhaven region is renowned as being an amazing food bowl of some of the freshest produce in Australia. From freshly shucked oysters, olive groves, cheeses to fine wines – you’ll find them all within a short driving distance away.read more
Put your hiking books on and explore the beauty of Jervis Bay and the Booderee National Park during your visit. Wherever you walk in the region, you’re sure to be blown away by Jervis Bay’s natural beauty, fascinating history, and exciting wildlife.read more
Jump aboard the Husky Ferry offering a regular hourly ferry service from Huskisson to Myola, or why not try the Safari Cruise or Sunset Creek Cruise.read more
We all know there is a special day coming up next week on the 14th February, but you don’t have to wait until Valentine’s Day to get romantic.read more
Paddling a kayak in the crystal clear water of Jervis Bay is a dream. With ten white sands beaches to explore and a huge array of marine life, a kayaking adventure around Jervis Bay is a magical experience.read more
In 2019 the Shoalhaven shines with a host of great events coming up including sporting events, festivals, country shows and live entertainment.read more
Experience the beauty and pristineness of Jervis Bay on board a sailing charter.read more
Get up close and personal to a diverse selection of animals at Shoalhaven Zoo located on the Shoalhaven River in Nowra.read more
During your holiday in Jervis Bay there are water activities aplenty to select from. Get out and about either above the water or in the water with these great water activities.read more
Take a day trip meandering through the luscious green valleys of the Shoalhaven visiting wineries and cellar doors.read more
Bring the family along to celebrate Christmas in the Shoalhaven at Callala Bay for their Carols Celebration on Saturday 22 December.read more
With some of the most pristine and snow-white sandy beaches in the world, Jervis Bay is fast becoming a must see travel destination in Australia.read more
The Jervis Bay Maritime Museum in Huskisson features a world renowned collection of maritime artefacts, navigational and surveying instruments.read more
The closest shopping to Bay and Bush Cottages is located at nearby Huskisson, only 6 kilometres away.read more
The Quarters Eatery & Bar is idylically located in a 100 year old coastal cottage just off the main strip in Huskisson.read more
Devour the authentic flavours of Thailand on the shores of Jervis Bay at Wild Ginger Restaurant & Wine Bar in Huskisson.read more
The Fleet Air Arm Museum is a must see in the town of Nowra for naval aviation enthusiasts. Visitors to the Museum have the opportunity to explore and experience the story of naval aviation.read more
During your stay in Jervis Bay a must do is a Jervis Bay Dolphin Watching Tour in Jervis Bay Marine Park, in some of the cleanest, clear water in the world.read more
Australia’s first cliff edge adventure park along the banks of the Shoalhaven River, Trees Adventure will challenge most hardcore thrill seekers.read more
Challenge your fears with a rock climbing adventure! There are a great range of Nowra Rock Climbing locations in and around the Nowra-Shoalhaven NSW region.read more
During your stay in Jervis Bay, visit Bundanon Homestead, an outstanding Victorian Georgian country residence, farmhouse and farm buildings.read more
See what’s coming up at the Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre located at 42 Bridge Street, Nowra.read more
We have partnered with Zentuary Massage, with over 13years of experience, Megan combines her knowledge of Deep Tissue and Remedial massage techniques, ENAR Therapy and Aromatherapy to offer you a deeply relaxing style of Therapeutic Massage. Using organic coconut oil...read more