Local Area

Nowra is on the Princes Highway on the Shoalhaven River and is the gateway to the beautiful Shoalhaven area with its beautiful beaches and waterways. It is an easy 2 hour drive from Sydney and 2.5 hour drive from Canberra.

Nowra is the commercial and shopping hub of the Shoalhaven, and close to many attractions, such as:

  • Renowned towns of Huskisson, Berry, Jervis Bay and Shoalhaven Heads Click Here
  • Gorgeous beaches – Seven Mile, Hyams, Culburra, Callala and Honeymoon Bay

  • Exploring the waterways and sports at Grenwell Point and the Shoalhaven River

  • Visit National Parks – Booderee, Botanic Gardens and Jervis Bay

  • Visit the Australian Aviation museum, wineries, galleries, Arthur Boyd’s Bundanon, zoo Click Here

  • Go to the races, have a picnic, enjoy the views Click Here

  • Take a boat ride, joy flight, parachute, bush walk, horse ride, canoe

  • See the dolphins and whales during whale season
  • Have a game of golf, lawn bowls and one of the many other sports
  • Visits the numerous eateries and explore the many shops

Take in a show at the Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre Click Here