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Eden is a beautiful coastal town located in the southeastern corner of New South Wales. It is situated at the edge of Twofold Bay, which is one of the deepest natural harbors in the southern hemisphere. The town is known for its stunning natural scenery, rich history, and abundance of outdoor activities.

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Here are some of the top things to do and see in Eden:

Visit Beowa National Park, formerly Ben Boyd National Park: This stunning national park is located just south of Eden and offers a range of activities, including bushwalking, fishing, and camping. The park is also home to several historic sites, including the Green Cape Lighthouse and the Davidson Whaling Station.

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Explore Twofold Bay: This natural harbor is a haven for marine life, including whales, dolphins, and seals. There are several companies in town that offer whale watching tours, which is a great way to see these magnificent creatures up close.

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Visit the Eden Killer Whale Museum: This fascinating museum tells the story of the local killer whales that helped the whaling industry in the 19th century. The museum also has displays on the area’s maritime history and Aboriginal culture.

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Go fishing: Eden is a popular destination for fishing enthusiasts, with plenty of opportunities to catch salmon, trout, and other fish. There are also several fishing charters available if you’re looking for a guided experience.

Relax on the beach: Eden has several beautiful beaches, including Aslings Beach, Cocora Beach, and Quarantine Bay. All of these beaches offer pristine white sand and crystal-clear waters, making them the perfect place to relax and soak up the sun.

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Take a walk along the Eden Historic Wharf: The Eden Historic Wharf is a popular spot for fishing and sightseeing. It is also home to several restaurants and cafes, where you can enjoy fresh seafood while taking in the stunning views of Twofold Bay.

Visit the Eden Rotary Lookout: This stunning lookout offers panoramic views of the coastline and is a popular spot for whale watching during the migration season.

Eden Rotary Park is a public park located in the town of Eden in New South Wales, Australia. The park is situated on the southern shore of Twofold Bay, which is known for its scenic beauty and rich marine biodiversity.

Eden Rotary Park features a variety of recreational facilities and amenities, including a playground, picnic areas, BBQ facilities, walking trails, and a boat ramp. The park is also home to Eden Skate Park, which is a popular destination for skateboarders and BMX riders.

In addition to its recreational offerings, Eden Rotary Park also serves as a hub for community events and activities. The park hosts regular markets, concerts, and festivals, as well as cultural and educational programs for all ages.

Overall, Eden Rotary Park is a wonderful destination for anyone looking to enjoy the natural beauty and outdoor activities that the town of Eden has to offer

Eden Rotary Lookout

Bramble Street Eden NSW 2551
Ph 02 6496 1953

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Go kayaking: Eden’s crystal-clear waters make it a great place for kayaking. You can rent a kayak or bring your own and explore the beautiful coastline at your own pace.

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Overall, Eden is a great destination for nature lovers, history buffs, and anyone looking for a relaxing beach vacation. With its stunning natural scenery, rich history, and abundance of outdoor activities, there’s something for everyone in this beautiful coastal town.

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Nadgee Nature Reserve

The natural beauty of Nadgee Nature Reserve has been preserved for centuries, allowing visitors to explore, bushwalk, birdwatch and swim in a pristine coastal landscape.NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service

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Luxury suite at Hotel Australasia © 2023 Hotel Australasia

Hotel Australasia

142-144 Imlay Street, Eden NSW 2551
Ph 02 6496 1560
A newly renovated, historical, boutique hotel located in the heart of Eden. Boasting 8 Boutique Hotel Rooms, Wine bar, Bistro and Restaurant.

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Eden Visitor Information Centre

Weecoon Street, Snug Cove Eden NSW 2551
Ph 02 6496 1953
Open 9am-5pm Monday to Friday, 10am-4pm Saturday, and 10am-2pm Sunday

More about Eden

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