Huskisson Bayside Resort overlooks stunning Jervis Bay Marine Park. The water is crystal clear and is home to some of the world’s most wonderful marine life. Jervis Bay is home to around 80 bottle-nosed dolphins all year round, fairy penguins and seals live in the bay during the summer months. The gracious humpback whales delight visitors with their displays during their migration route up and down the south coast of Australia. They can often be seen in the calmer waters of Jervis Bay.
The diversity of the Jervis Bay invites beach lovers from all over the world. From the white sands of Hyams Beach to Collingwood Beach and Greenfields Beach.
Booderee National Park and Jervis Bay host some of the finest wildlife including Kookaburras, Kangaroos, Wallabies, Echidnas, Rainbow Lorikeets, Crimson Rosellas, King Parrots – just to name a few. Possums, Bandicoots, Sugar Gliders, and many more native animals.
Caves Beach in Booderee National Park in the right conditions is ideal for surfing enthusiasts, BBQ’s and facilities situated close by. The sparkling waters house some of the best dive sites on the coast of NSW, with underwater caves and rock stacks with a marine population that includes Gropers, Seadragons, majestic Stingrays, and placid Port Jackson sharks.
Some great activities to check out in the local area:
Jervis Bay Maritime Museum is home to The Lady Denman ferry and houses a historic selection of permanent and temporary exhibits.
The Bay Games is Australia’s premier Functional Fitness Festival where the fittest everyday athletes and teams from around Australia travel to Jervis Bay in NSW to showcase the heart and dedication required to compete.
Get ready for the annual Husky Half Running Festival with the ever-popular Husky Half Marathon in August. It is sure to be another crowd pleaser – a flat, fast course on the scenic shores of Jervis Bay.
The Shimano Ultimate Husky Triathlon Festival has grown to become one of Australia’s most loved Long Course events. Along with the Long Course race, there’s an action-packed program that includes Sprint and Super Sprint distance.
The Huskisson Market is a monthly market with something for everyone, right in the heart of the seaside town. They are held on the sporting ground adjacent to the Huskisson Bowling Club, on the second Sunday of each month.
You can explore events in and around our beautiful Jervis Bay area by contacting Visit NSW or the Jervis Bay Visitor Information Centre at Jervis Bay Maritime Museum.