Nowra attractions

Top Choice Winery in Nowra

Coolangatta Estate

Founded on a 19th-century wine-growing estate, Coolangatta has been bottling its signature creamy semillons and stone-fruit scented savagnins since 1990. The wine's fantastic, and the cellar-door experience is infor…
Museum in Nowra


Guided tours reveal the history behind this attractive mint-green mansion, pretty as a picture with its gabled roof and lace-like balconies. Built in the 1880s, the house contains the artefacts accumulated by four g…
Zoo in Nowra

Shoalhaven Zoo

Meet wallabies and other native animals, and ever-popular imports such as monkeys and lions, at this 6.5-hectare private zoo on the north bank of the Shoalhaven River, 5km west of Nowra bridge. Though it feels small…
Historic Building in Nowra


Arthur Boyd, perhaps Australia's greatest painter, found inspiration in this remote homestead in a bend in the Shoalhaven River. If you're here on a Sunday, head west from Nowra (north of the river) for around 25km …
Gallery in Nowra

Shoalhaven Regional Gallery

Four small galleries house temporary exhibitions by local creators, including Aboriginal artists, at this diverting art space near the library.
Museum in Nowra

Nowra Museum

In the former police station (1901), a 30,000-item collection is packed into a small museum of local history.