Merimbula on the Saphire Coast NSW
Merimbula is the heart and soul of the Sapphire Coast and is known as the main tourist destination of the area. For those who have been there, you can understand why.
With five main beaches—Main Beach (or Merimbula Beach), Mitchies Jetty, Bar Beach, Spencer Park Beach and Short Point. Main Beach and Short Point are considered to be the best beaches for surfing, whilst Bar Beach is used for snorkelling. Other activities include whaling, fishing, kite surfing and boating
Things to Do around Merimbula
Festivals in Merimbula
Eat Merimbula – 2nd Weekend of March – On the shore of Merimbula Lake
Celebrates the foods of Sapphire Coast, including the delicious seafood’s and magnificent wines. Bring a picnic rug and eat until the heart’s content. Food cost between $6 and $15.
Merimbula Jazz Festival – Merimbula
The Queens Birthday weekend.
Featuring over 150 bands and 700 musicians the Merimbula Jazz festival has been going for over 35 years. The festival includes a Street Parade and Jazz competitions for all to enter. If you love Jazz it’s worth the journey.
Merimbula Orchid Show – Last week end of October – Twyford Hall Merimbula.
100’s of native Australian Sarcanthinae Orchards are on show. These beautiful flowers create an atmosphere of magic and pure emotion.