Eden – Sapphire Coast NSW
The town is 478 kilometres south of the state capital Sydney and is the most southerly town in New South Wales. With over 550,000 visitors annual visitors, Eden is best known for its beautiful surrounding bushland, secluded beaches, amazing fishing, and of course whale watching.
Festivals at and around Eden NSW
Eden Whale Festival – Last weekend of October – Celebrate the migration of humpback and other whales with ones of the world’s best whale watching festivals
Eden Amateur Fishing Competition – Usually the first weekend of March – $35,000 in prizes for those who catch the biggest fish with categories divided into open, ladies, boys and girls. Great weekend of fun for the experienced and not so experienced fishermen and women.
Eden Four Winds Festival – Held over Easter – Three day fine music festival held in Bermagui (1hr north of Eden). Showcasing the best in fine music, with a reputation for diversity and excellence, the four winds music festival is a must for lovers of fine music.
Bemboka Show – Second Sunday of March – Showcasing its delicious local produce, arts and native flora, the Bemboka Show is a must for those who love the atmosphere and friendliness of the old fashion country shows.
Rock and Rodders Dance Festival – 2nd weekend of March in Merimbula. Create a 50s and 60s resurgence with the old fashion rock and roll dancing. The way it’s meant to be done.