Say Cheese

The story behind the making of Tilba Real Dairy, its creamy milk and delectable cheeses. Soft cheeses, delicious pot set yoghurt, milk from Jersey cows: it’s no wonder that visitors to Tilba love a detour to the ABC Cheese Factory – home to Tilba Real Dairy’s production factory and retail store. When Erica Dibden and …

Nice ice

Bodalla Dairy Shed icecream

The flavours of the bush are making a big bang at Bodalla Dairy. Admit it: ice cream flavours like “Let’s Go Surfing” (also known as fresh mango with toasted coconut pieces) or Coastal Wattleseed, and cheeses with native ingredients like saltbush or Tasmanian pepperberry are hard to resist. It’s no wonder that life for the …

Explore Eurobodalla with Southbound Escapes

Cycling with Southbound Escapes

We spent five minutes with Sally Bouckley, Director of Southbound Escapes to see another side of Eurobodalla. Her slight Scottish accent is a giveaway that Sally Bouckley isn’t originally from Narooma. But the director of experiential travel and accommodation provider Southbound Escapes has a deep connection to this genetically blessed corner of the Eurobodalla Shire, …

Go kitesurfing with The Kite Bus

Kitesurfing at Batemans Bay

 Get your ticket to ride with George ‘Brownie’ Brown from The Kite Bus. After growing up wakeboarding on the beautiful Clyde River and surfing up and down the magnificent Eurobodalla coast, George ‘Brownie’ Brown found himself looking for a new aquatic adrenaline fix as he entered his twenties. “Everyone kind of grew up and didn’t …

Five minutes with Tim Gilbo from South Coast Seaplanes

South Coast Seaplane

Known as the “Land of Many Waters” (or the “Land of Many Runways” to floatplane pilots), where dazzling turquoise estuaries meet the sparkling sapphire sea, the Eurobodalla coast looks particularly spectacular from above. For pilot Tim Gilbo, (pictured) this made it an ideal destination to move his family back to Australia from southern Africa, and …

Golfing the coast

Club Catalina Golf Club Batemans Bay

Prefer your round of golf to come with cliffside sea views or be an easy stroll from the centre of town? Keen to try your skills on dog legs or double greens? Whatever your preference, the Eurobodalla’s three golf courses have it, with year-round play to boot (yes, winter conditions really can be fantastic). Club …

Meet Bay & Beyond Sea Kayak Tours

Kayaking on Durras Lake

Sharing a love of adventure and a background in sailing and outdoor education, Carolyn Morey and Phil MacDonnell were not destined for desk jobs. After Aussie Carolyn and Canadian Phil met while working in Central America, the couple gravitated to South Durras – the holiday playground of Carolyn’s youth – where they launched Bay & …

Future fore!

Golf

Interest in the sport of golf has snowballed significantly since the COVID pandemic. But as the popular golf courses of the Eurobodalla welcome increasing numbers of players, those behind the scenes are also thinking about the future. So what lies ahead for the Eurobodalla’s golf courses, and what can golfers of the next decade expect …