Welcome to Jervis Bay


In 1995 the Aboriginal community won a land claim in the Wreck Bay area and now jointly administers Booderee National Park at the southern end of the bay. By a strange quirk this area is actually part of the Australian Capital Territory, not NSW.

Most development is around Huskisson and Vincentia, and the northern shore has less tourist infrastructure. Beecroft Peninsula forms the northeastern side of Jervis Bay, ending in the dramatic sheer cliffs of Point Perpendicular. Most of the peninsula is navy land but is usually open to the public and harbours some beautiful, secluded beaches.


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$26.44 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Jervis Bay Dolphin Watch Cruise

Tekin III - The Spirit of Jervis Bay, is a 17-meter triple deck catamaran boasting five separate viewing platforms that has been designed specifically for dolphin, whale, seal and general wildlife watching. This is Jervis Bay's largest cruise vessel ensuring comfort and saftey in all weather conditions.Youll meet the friendly local residents, the 100 plus bottle-nose dolphins that live permanently in Jervis Bay and enjoy informative commentary about the local area that is blessed with an abundance of flora and flauna from your experienced skipper. The Spirit of Jervis Bay is equipped with video monitors, tea and coffee making facilities and a liccenced bar.

$89.90 Day Trips & Excursions

Jervis Bay South Coast Day Trip from Sydney

Take the scenic route towards the South Coast and see stunning views of the coastline with numerous beaches and the Great Dividing Range. Stop for a morning tea break (own expense) at a quaint south coast town as we inch closer to our destination. Arrive in Jervis Bay and pick up a picnic lunch from a local bakery. Here spend time on a local beach that we have handpicked for you. Choose from two activities: a Dolphin Watching cruise on Jervis Bay, or beach time on the famous Hyams Beach. Dolphin Watching Cruise – Jervis Bay Marine Park is home to bottlenose dolphins, seals, penguins, seabirds and migrating whales during May – October. Join a cruise boat and search for the sea life that call this protected park home. Hyams Beach - On the southern shores of the Jervis Bay Marine Park you will find the white sands of Hyams Beach. Roll out your towel and relax or take a dip in the gentle waves, this famous beach is brilliant during all weather conditions. Return to Sydney along the coast and stop for a short break. Take in the sea air and if time permits, grab a bite to eat or a coffee (own expense).

$26.44 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Jervis Bay Dolphin Eco Cruise

Make your way to the Jervis Bay Cruise Terminal in Huskisson to be welcomed aboard your dolphin watch cruise by your friendly crew. Your boat, a 60-foot (18.5m) spacious catamaran, with five viewing levels, has been specifically designed for dolphin watching and to suit all ages. As you cruise through the clear waters of Jervis Bay, you’ll see dolphins under the water in the wild. With over 90 resident bottlenose dolphins in Jervis Bay, this 2-hour cruise will truly amaze. Enjoy the sight of the dolphins racing on the bow wave of the catamaran and watch as they jump and dive and swim close to our boat.

$74.79 Day Trips & Excursions

Jervis Beach Day Trip from Sydney Including Barbecue Lunch

Your Jervis Bay tour starts off early when the retro-bus Trudy and your two guides collect you from one of the centrally-located pickup points. You'll hit the road and get a chance to use some of the pillows to catch up on some sleep, annoy the person next to you, or make some friends with the other people on your bus.At the first stop, jump on a boat and cruise around the clear waters of Jervis Bay while you search for some of the local dolphins and take in some of the scenic views of the beautiful coastline. By the time you get back from relaxing on the boat and spotting dolphins, the BBQ is ready to rock. Enjoy an authentic Aussie lunch, try kangaroo, and have a couple drinks at your beach-side BBQ.Now it is time you hit Hyams Beach, home of crystal-clear blue water and the whitest sand in the world! You will stay there swimming and relaxing on the sand until its time to head back towards the city.On the way back visit Kiama to see the lighthouse and the extraordinary Kiama Blow Hole and lighthouse. Watch as this unique rock formation shoots immense fountains of sea water sometimes 20 or more meters into the air.Then you head to Bald Hill in Stanwell Tops to spot paragliders and to take in some unparalleled, amazing views of the NSW coastline and the Sea Cliff Bridge.Finally, you head back to the city where those with energy can join us for drink at a local bar and wrap up a great tour. Free drink for Jan & Feb 2018