Top things to do in Jervis Bay

Top Choice National Park in Jervis Bay

Booderee National Park

Occupying Jervis Bay’s southeastern spit, this sublime national park, jointly managed by the government and the local Indigenous community, offers good swimming, surfing and diving on both bay and ocean beaches. Muc…
Top Choice Pub in Jervis Bay

Huskisson Hotel

The social centre of Huskisson and indeed the whole Jervis Bay area is this light and airy pub that offers fabulous bay views from its deck, which packs out in summer. There’s live music most weekends, tending towar…
Top Choice Gardens in Booderee National Park

Booderee Botanic Gardens

Lichen-splashed rocks, big ferns and mossy paths make for an enriching ramble at these 80-hectare gardens off the road to Cave Beach. The gardens are owned by the Wreck Bay Aboriginal community; with advance notice,…
Museum in Jervis Bay

Jervis Bay Maritime Museum

This engaging museum tells of Jervis Bay's ship-building past and Aboriginal history. Interesting displays explain the Wreck Bay Aboriginal community's struggle for land rights. Back rooms are filled with imaginatio…
Asian in Jervis Bay

Wild Ginger

Huskisson's most sophisticated restaurant, Wild Ginger is a showcase of flavours complemented by trendy decor and outdoor seating. Aroma-packed dishes dabble in recipes from Thailand, across Southeast Asia and Japan…
National Park in Jervis Bay

Jervis Bay National Park

North of Huskisson, Jervis Bay National Park spreads outwards from the graceful arc of Callala Bay. More than 4850 hectares of low scrub and woodland clasp the bay, itself a marine park. There are also pockets of pr…
Australian in Jervis Bay

Quarters

A stripped-back bistro in a century-old cottage, The Quarters flirts with Spanish and Italian flavours. Seafood features heavily, like crispy squid, garlic prawns and catch of the day seared just so, though lamb and…
Cafe in Jervis Bay

5 Little Pigs

Easygoing, unvarnished and serving brunch classics and off-the-wall fusion dishes, 5 Little Pigs is a neat choice for lunch on Huskisson's main drag. Everything hits the spot, from eggy breakfast baguettes to spicy …
Burgers in Jervis Bay

Pilgrims

Aussie comfort food like pies and sourdough-based brunches come 100% meat-free at Pilgrims. Honey-drowned pancakes and generous cooked breakfasts dispel any fears of abstemious health food, while vegetarians bored o…