Top things to do

Top Choice Cafe in Eden

Wharfside Café

Decent breakfasts, tasty coffee and great outdoor tables by the harbour make this handsome, friendly cafe-restaurant a good way to start the day. Try some local seafood with a glass of wine for lunch; dinner options…
Museum in Eden

Killer Whale Museum

Established in 1931, the museum’s main purpose is to preserve the skeleton of Old Tom, a killer whale and local legend. His is an extraordinary story: this cetacean Judas used to round up humpbacks for the local wha…
Pub Food in Eden

Great Southern Inn

Among some run-of-the-mill pub favourites, this spacious bistro out the back of the town's best pub does some really excellent local seafood, including delicious oysters and a reliably tasty catch of the day. Portio…
Cafe in Eden

Sprout

On the main street, this shop and cafe showcases lots of organic and sustainable produce, top-notch burgers and the best coffee in town. The back garden area is a pleasant spot in which to eat on a sunny day.
Street Carnival in Eden

Whale Festival

Eden comes alive in late October or early November for this festival, with a carnival, street parade and stalls plus guided whale watching and documentary screenings.
Viewpoint in Eden

Whale Lookout

A good spot to look for whales is at the base of Bass St. When whales are spotted, the Killer Whale Museum sounds a siren.
Food in Eden

Eden Smokehouse

Delicious wood-smoked salmon, sardines and more just past the harbour area.
Cafe in Eden

Taste of Eden

With decor that has been pulled straight out of Davy Jones’ locker, this brightly painted cafe serves delicious local seafood (among other dishes) without any airs or graces. The menu is so fresh it has to be listed…
Aquarium in Eden

Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre

Learn about the sea at this rocky reef aquarium down by the harbour. It's aimed at families and has touch pools for the kids to get hands-on with denizens of the deep.