Our region is filled with bountiful beaches, rugged bushland and dramatic, rolling hills. The natural landscape has captivated creative souls for many generations, providing endless inspiration in a calm, coastal setting. Museums and galleries are filled with captivating artwork from local and international talent. The great outdoors also offers a bunch of cultural experiences including walking tours filled with epic street art and heritage buildings. With many things to do and places to see, come and engage your creativity, quench a thirst for knowledge and explore our bustling arts and culture hub.

Galleries & Studios

The natural beauty of our home has inspired many artists, see their creations and places of work firsthand.

Events & Festivals

Celebrate and connect with us at fabulous colourful events and markets.

Public Art

Tread carefully through our landscape and discover sculptures & murals made with love, humour & thousands of years of culture.


You're never far from good yarn, an interesting read and amazing artifacts in our museums.

Craft & Artisan

You'll find them in every town, and new projects pop up all the time.



Take a walk along our oldest streets, blend nature with culture, and sip wine in our oldest cellars.


Music & Performing Arts

A bustling calendar sprinked with seasonal favourites, big names, & dramatic productions.

Workshops & Talks

Embrace YOUR creative side! Try making macrame, weaving native grasses or join an intimate arty chat with the locals.

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Jervis Bay Maritime Museum
The Jervis Bay Maritime Museum features a world renowned collection of maritime artefacts and navigational and surveying instruments. The Museum exhibits a range of nautical
The Treat Factory Berry

The Treat Factory is one of the largest gourmet food outlets on the South Coast of New South Wales. Established in the historic Old Central

The Millhouse Art Gallery

Millhouse Art Gallery is set in the beautiful town of Milton and displays works by local artists whose range of expertise covers the traditional to

Coomee Nulunga Cultural Trail

The Coomee Nulunga Cultural Trail travels through low windswept heath, capturing a living sculpture by the moods and breezes of the Pacific Ocean. The sculpture

Precinct Galleries Shopfront with motorbikes and sports car

The Precinct Galleries hold contemporary Australian sculpture, objects, functional and contemporary art, with exhibitions changing regularly. Flying Pig Precinct offers familiar but different furniture, lighting,

Tabourie Lake Museum

Step back into the past and relive Australian life in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The collection of over 12,000 artefacts is the

Historic ES&A Bank

The Berry Historic Museum is a great place for those interested in local history, with a visit to the museum proving very rewarding. Housed in

Cupitt south coast boutique winery micro brewery cheese fromagerie wedding venue live music
Cupitt's Winery is a South Coast food, wine, beer and cheese experience comprised of a family run boutique Winery, Cellar Door, Restuarant, Bar, Microbrewery and
Hayshed entry
Milton Country Retreat is a stunning rustic 27 acre cattle grazing property set in rich green rolling pastures located just 14 kilometres from the quaint
Kangaroo Valley Pioneer Village Museum

Experience life in the 1800s. Located in the beautiful Kangaroo Valley, The Pioneer Village Museum is situated next to the historic Hampden Bridge and Kangaroo

Mill building / dress shop

The historic Jindyandy Mill is one of the most popular one stop shopping destinations on the South Coast, just 5 minutes off the highway from

Fleet Air Arm Museum

The Royal Australian Navy invites you, your family and friends to visit the Fleet Air Arm Museum at HMAS Albatross Nowra. Explore and experience the


The Yatte Yattah Pottery is located in Yatte Yattah, a locality just north of the historic village of Milton. This gallery displays works for sale

The forecourt of the Shoalhaven Regional Art Gallery

Shoalhaven Regional Gallery, Nowra serves as an exciting artistic hub for the Shoalhaven Region South Coast NSW. Each year welcomes a vibrant exhibition program featuring

Kokedamas are plants in moss wrapped in string which can be hung.

The Mud Shed is an Art, Textiles and Craft education studio in Bomaderry on the South Coast of NSW. The Mud Shed offers workshops on

Shoalhaven Tourism

Inspiring artworks that tell the stories of the Shoalhaven Talented, emerging street artists can really breathe new life into a city. Their vision and ideas

Giriwa Garuwanga Art Gallery

Giriwa Garuwanga Art Gallery is an Aboriginal owned and operated art gallery.

Shoalhaven Tourism

Its with great excitement that The Sisterhood Australia can announce that we now have a shop front. With such great demand we have been able

Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre at dusk
Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre is a state-of-the-art venue located on Bridge Rd in Nowra, close to the beautiful Shoalhaven River. The Centre was built in July
Shoalhaven Tourism

We are a diverse group of more than fifty members potters who share studio space and a gallery to display and sell our wares. We

Marlin Hotel

Located in the central business district of Ulladulla, 100 metres east of the Post Office.

Gallery Exterior

The Point Gallery & Craft overlooks the beautiful Crookhaven River in the small fishing village of Greenwell Point The Gallery was set up in 2008

Berry Court House

Berry is a firm favourite with visitors and locals alike thanks to the historic streetscape. On a flat, easy stroll around town you can admire

Shoalhaven Tourism
This Old House Studio is an art, craft and lifestyle studio and retail shop located in the beautiful south coast NSW town of Berry ,
Nowra Showground

The Nowra Historical Walk is a self-guided walking tour of Nowra which highlights various historical buildings and places. The tour can be done in sections

Coolangatta Estate Winery
Coolangatta Estate grapes are grown on the slopes of Mount Coolangatta and have won 150 trophies and over 1700 wine awards at regional, national and
Shoalhaven Tourism

We have an extensive range rocking horses, doll houses, bowls, chopping boards, puzzles and toys. Discover unique handcrafted gifts for all ages in our shop

Shoalhaven Tourism

Kangaroo Valley Leadlights has been open in Kangaroo Valley for nearly 23 years. We can repair and restore all manner of Leadlight creations. From Windows

One Track for All Ulladulla
One Track for All has four lookouts providing spectacular views of the coast and Ulladulla harbour. Telling the story of the southern Shoalhaven Aboriginal and
Shoalhaven Tourism

There is something so special about working with wood. The textures, the smells, the colours and shapes bring nature into our homes and special spaces.

Official Opening, Stefan Gevers, Melbourne artist.

A non-profit art gallery. THE WALL art projects is a double shopfront window display of original art by local and interstate artists. It is situated

Jukejema Quilting Barn
Jukejema Quilting Barn has all your patchwork and quilting supplies. They also have a range of classes including embroidery classes, patchwork classes and one day
Galeria Aniela

We are passionate about Fine Art. Recognising the importance of the buyer confidence in securing genuine works of art of impeccable provenance, we offer an

Meroogal, in the South Coast town of Nowra, was built from 1885 to 1886. This delightful timber house, with its 'gothic' trimmings, is a charming
Historic Bakery
Milton was established as a private town in 1859 by John Booth. He bought the 80 acre Myrtle Farm from Joseph Whatman and subdivided it
Mountain Ridge Wines

Mountain Ridge Wines is located on the Shoalhaven Coast, only eight kilometres east of historical Berry, perched up on a ridge of Coolangatta Mountain with

Harvest Bar

Boutique bar on the South Coast of NSW in a little town called Milton! Harvest has a rustic/industrial décor, good vibes, live music and bands,

Muir House Art Gallery

The historical Muir House Gallery is located in the township of Berry. Muir House has a wide range of local arts and crafts on display

Nowra Museum

The Nowra Museum and Shoalhaven Historical Society aims to promote and encourage the study of Australian history and in particular, that of the Shoalhaven district.

Craft Cottage

The Berry Craft Cottage was established by people who love doing crafts and also have a desire to help there community by donating a portion

The head gardener leading a garden class on pruning fruit trees

Historic garden estate | Accommodation | Functions | Garden tours | Garden classes | Nursery & Produce store | Festival calendar | NSW South Coast

Dunn Lewis Centre Ulladulla

Come along and have a game of tenpin bowling and great family fun at the Dunn Lewis Centre. There is a 12 lane tenpin bowling

The Formal Entry

A collection of over 200 native plants and trees from all over Australia including Far North Queensland and Western Australia including many bush-tucker plants. All

Shoalhaven Tourism

The Inlet Spot is a unique craft shop that is operated by a group of 24 local craft enthusiasts who have been displaying and selling

Chatham Gallery

At the Chatham Gallery you are welcome to drop in and browse their collection, choose a painting in the gallery, or commission a painting or

Fossil House

Come and visit the Ulladulla Fossil house located in the oldest house in Ulladulla (built circa 1850) There is an outstanding collection of fossils that


Our bright, sunny store always has plenty going on. Regardless how busy we are, you will always be met by one of our enthusiastic team

Shoalhaven Tourism

Tomerong School of Arts Hall (‘Tomerong Hall’) provides the local and surrounding communities with high-class entertainment, as well as being a venue for private parties,

Hampton Bridge

Discover National Treasures like Hampden Bridge and The Friendly Inn in beautiful Kangaroo Valley’s Historic Pioneering Community. The Kangaroo Valley Historic Pioneer Walk takes you

Shoalhaven Tourism

A co-operative of four local artisans who can restore furniture or create one off original art and glass works to make your house a home.

Werninck Cottage, street view

Werninck Craft Cottage is typical of many small cottages built in the district by settlers in the late 19th and early 20th century. This simple

Huskisson Gallery and Picture Framing

Huskisson Gallery and Picture Framing has a varied range of artwork, photographs, ceramics and jewellery from local artists. They also have a unique range of

Arthur Boyd's studio at Bundanon Trust
Bundanon Trust (including the Bundanon Homestead and Riversdale) is located on 1,100 hectares of pristine bush land overlooking the Shoalhaven River, near Nowra in New
Historic Jindyandy Mill

The Historic Jindyandy Mill is located amongst lush rural settings, which is home to the original Jindyandy Mill built by convicts in 1830. There is

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