At Bermagui, located on the Sapphire Coast of New South Wales, you can find plenty of places to swim, snorkel and canoe on the many lakes and rivers, such as the Bermagui River, located nearby. On the ocean beaches, such as Cuttagee, there is ample opportunity to surf and fish.
Horseshoe Bay Beach, normally patrolled by experienced life savers during holiday seasons is great for families.
At the Blue Pool, there is a protected rock pool for swimming.
Just South of Bermagui is Cuttagee Beach. Good for surfing, as are the beaches of Camel Rock, Beares Beach, Mooreheads Beach and Haywards Beach.
Moorheads Beach and Haywards Beach stretch northwards from Bermagui at the end of Tilba Road.
Nearby National Parks and Nature Reserves provide even more. Wallaga Lake, just north of Bermagui is the largest lake on the South Coast and has camping sites, great spots for swimming and fishing, exploratory walks and native animals to see (if your quiet). You can hire boats as well here.
At Wallaga Lake, you can stay at one of the three caravan parks with lakeside camping sites and cabin accommodation.
Game fishing is big in Bermagui - Charters are available. A fishing fleet is based here, fresh catch is available is available at the Co-Op at the wharf and in restaurants and places to eat in town.
Enquire at the Bermagui Visitors Information Centre for further information on beaches on the Saphhire Coast, as well as the many national parks, activities, walking tracks, camping and picnic areas, lakes, unique flora and fauna. Bermagui Community Centre, located on Bunga St, Bermagui. Phone +061 2 6493 3054.
In Bermagui, Cuttagee Beach and other places on the South Coast, you can find places to stay including luxury resorts to peaceful scenic campsites. Accommodation available includes a wide range of styles to suit almost any budget.
Saphhire Coast has ocean side resorts set in stunning locations, hotels, bed & breakfasts, motorhome and caravan parks. Other options include beachside serviced apartments, homesteads and lakeside home holiday lettings.
Main Photo: Sapphire Coast: Cuttagee Beach, south of Bermagui
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