What to see and do in Batemans Bay

With the stunning Clyde River winding its way under the bridge, and picturesque beaches and bush all within reach, Batemans Bay is  surrounded by natural beauty making it the perfect place to take it easy.

The food found at Batemans Bay is some of the best in the region, with succulent local seafood and Clyde River Oysters appearing on most menus. The delicious food is often complemented by sensational views and a relaxing ambiance.

Immersing yourself in nature is easy at Batemans Bay, with a backdrop of national parks and state forests to explore and the sparkling waters of the Batemans Marine Park nearby. Take a river cruise, laze on a beach, play in the water or have an underwater adventure snorkelling and diving. If fishing is more your thing you won't be disappointed. Whether you're fishing from a tinnie or chasing marlin offshore, bringing home a catch is almost a sure thing.

If you feel like taking a break from the water, Batemans Bay offers plenty of fun activities. Birdland Animal Park will get you up close and personal with Australian wildlife. A 27 hole championship golf course is nearby, or try your hand at mini golf instead.

An extensive shared pathway along the foreshore is perfect for a casual walk or a cycling adventure. A wonderful array of galleries showcase local art and Batemans Bay knows how to spoil visitors who want to shop til they drop.

Batemans Bay offers accommodation to suit all needs and tastes, from luxury beach houses to fun filled caravan parks, comfy motels and anything in between - all within easy reach of the region's activities and pristine beaches.

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