Tilba

Highlights

Explore well-preserved heritage villages in the picturesque Tilba region. The towns are characterised by 19th century cottages and fine Victorian timber buildings, as well as a thriving cottage industry of creative arts such as glasswork, winemaking, candle making and woodturning. 

  • Tilba Tilba, Eurobodalla
  • Foxglove Gardens, Tilba Tilba

About Tilba Tilba and Central Tilba

The Tilba region's villages are located at the foothills of the sacred Gulaga, also known as Mount Dromedary, an extinct volcano that holds spiritual significance to the local Aboriginal Yuin people. The mountain's walking track - created in 1894 for gold miners - takes you through old mining residences and leads to stunning views of the surrounding rainforest and coast. 

From here you can explore the area that includes Central Tilba and Tilba Tilba in the stunning Eurobodalla countryside. This area is rich in heritage, unique shops, woodland gardens and local produce, and is surrounded by natural beauty. 

Central Tilba is a picturesque country town, and a collection of resident artisans and craft workers keep the village lively. Visit Passionfish Candles and admire the local candle maker's natural soy candles. The town is also home to the famous ABC Cheese Factory that welcomes visitors for tastings of the popular Tilba Club Cheese and a large range of honey. 

Relax and unwind in Tilba Tilba, a pretty, rural town with great character and wonderful gardens, including the Foxglove Spires Garden, a luscious 1.5 hectare woodland garden built around a farm cottage. Visit the Gumnut Hideaway Gallery and admire the town's unique art scene inspired by the region's natural surroundings. 

For uncrowded idyllic beaches visit the town of Narooma nearby, or Batemans Bay further north.

Fly into Moruya Airport

Moruya Airport is located 5 km from Moruya’s town centre. Use the taxi services to make the short trip southwest. Alternatively, rent a car from the hire services available at the airport and explore the Eurobodalla region at your own pace.

Regional Express operates regular direct flights to and from Sydney and Merimbula. For other major Australian cities, connect via Sydney for travel into Moruya.

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