Discover exhilarating adventures in marvellous Moruya, a beautiful riverside town on the NSW South Coast with delicious weekly markets. Enjoy kayaking, cycling, skydiving, surfing and deep-sea fishing. Relax on gorgeous sandy beaches and spot majestic whales from the breathtaking Moruya Heads lookout.
On the banks of the beautiful Moruya River, Moruya is a delightful town with plenty of outdoor adventures – kayaking, cycling, skydiving, fishing and surfing. In the splendid Eurobodalla region, Moruya celebrates the delicious fresh regional produce at the weekly SAGE Farmers Market and Moruya Country Market.
Getting to Moruya is easy. The drive south from Sydney is four hours and from Canberra a little over two hours. You can also fly from Sydney to Moruya Airport and rent a car. Take a scenic drive to Historic Quarry Park, a pretty riverside picnic spot where the stones of the Sydney Harbour Bridge’s pylons were extracted.
At Moruya Heads is gorgeous Shelly Beach and the Moruya Heads lookout, a superb vantage point for whale watching on the NSW South Coast. More fine beaches are south of here at Congo and Bingi, including Bingi Bingi Point. Explore local Aboriginal cultural heritage on the Bingi Dreaming Track, which follows song lines.
For an aerial adventure, join Skydive Oz for a thrilling jump above the stunning coast or take a scenic flight with Merit Aviation and South Coast Seaplanes, which will also fly you to waterside restaurants. The Moruya Cycleway and the Moruya Kayaking Trail are great ways to see the meandering river.
Kayaking is popular too on the rivers in the Deua National Park, just west of Moruya. On the coast, join Winda Woppa Fishing Charters for deep-sea fishing adventures. You’ll find plenty of places to stay in Moruya and a delicious selection of restaurants and cafes. Check out the events calendar for festivals, markets and shows.