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Enjoy a stroll around the foreshore at Greenwell Point, watching the pelican’s gather , the cormorant’s fish or the dolphins playing. Keep your eyes peeled under the wharf and you might spot the huge sting-rays.

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Fish and chips by the river – does it get any better than that. Open 7 days, from 8am.

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Welcome everyone, this is Booderee. A bay of plenty, with stunning beaches and surprising wildlife.

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Enjoy a 2hr cruise upriver through the sandstone cliffs, or downriver to Greenwell Point. All cruises depart from Nowra Wharf.

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Available for charter, head out to some of the best fishing grounds and try your luck.

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Take a stroll around town and try to imagine Greenwell Point as the 2nd busiest port in NSW! Take in some of the historic buildings such as the school (1983), church (1890), or some of the original houses. The motel is situated where Greenwell Point House once sat.

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Fishing is one of the local industries, and there are great catches to be had with flathead, bream, and blackfish in the river. There are some great places to fish from shore, or you can hire a tinnie. Check with reception for further details.

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For those that like oysters, this is not to be missed. Head over to the farms and buy direct from the farm gate.

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Crystal clear waters, striking hillside panoramas and deep, lush valleys, the scenery alone is sure to leave you captivated.

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Beecroft Weapons Range is a spectacular and secluded area. There are great panoramic views from the 100m high cliffs at Point Perpendicular, to beautiful beaches at Honeymoon Bay and Long Beach. Also, great bushwalks and fishing. Opening times vary (usually weekends and school holidays) with opening times on their Facebook page.

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Ron & Colleen cook up a great feed at the Pelican Rocks Restaurant.  Open Friday and Saturday nights, and right next door to the motel, its a great spot to enjoy a feed.

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Dolphin Watch Cruises was one of the first Dolphin and Whale Watching companies to begin operations in Australia and has now been cruising the Bay for over 20 years!

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Anchor Bay Motel is a great place to stay if you are golfing in the area. Try playing at Shoalhaven Ex-Services Club, Callala, Nowra, Shoalhaven Heads or Kangaroo Valley. Golfing groups welcome. http://www.exservos.com.au/golf
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www.theheadsgolf.com.au

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Greendale’s Café & Restaurant Wedding & Function Venue which is situated in the Shoalhaven Dairy farmlands overlooking the evergreen pastures of Pyree and views of Coolangatta and Cambewarra mountains.

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Take a walk back through the generations at the historic Meroogal House

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Located 2kms away on the Crookhaven River the Greenwell Point Bowling Club has a Bistro and Chinese Restaurant. If you are keen for a roll, casual visits are available.
Bistro open 6 days (closed Tuesday). Chinese restaurant open 6 days (closed Monday).

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10 minutes west of Nowra, visit the Bundanon Homestead and Arthur Boyd’s studio. Enjoy the river walk. Open Sundays.

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Within a 40 minute drive, see the spectacular escarpment views, and the historic village of Kangaroo Valley. Speak with Rob & Helen about all the other sights in the area to make it a day trip.

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The Shoalhaven is a great area for birds, and watchers, with two areas close to the motel. Comerong Island is across the Crookhaven River from the motel, and accessible by vehicular ferry, and Lake Wollumboola is a 15min drive.

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Seven wineries, all within 45 minutes. Check them out and enjoy.

Shoalhaven wineries
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If you need to cool off, there are a couple of places over the road in the River. Alternatively, there are surf beaches at Culburra and Callala (both about 10 minutes drive).

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The Greenwell Point Hotel is approximately a 500 metre walk from the motel. They have a small bottle shop and a bistro, including a pizza oven. Bistro open 6 days (closed Tuesday)

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Tree Top Adventure Park is located right inside the Shoalhaven Zoo.  A great place to check out some of the animals while you’re swinging from the trees.

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Situated on the northern side of Jervis Bay, and about 15min from the Anchor Bay Motel, this National Park takes in some great coastal locations. Lake Wollumbulla is also part of the Park, and a well known bird watching location.

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Available for charter, head out to some of the best fishing grounds and try your luck.

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Enjoy great fresh & local seafood with Sam at Pelican Rock’s Café. They claim to have the best seafood on the South Coast. Open 9am-3pm weekdays, and 8am-3pm weekends

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With the Crookhaven River surrounding Greenwell Point, a kayak is a great way to explore the area. Check with reception for further details.

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A busy and eclectic village, a short 30 minute drive. A great place to visit.

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A beautiful seaside village about 20min from Greenwell Point. Lady Abraham’s Reserve is a must where you will enjoy beaches, rock pools, or coastal walks. Call into Zac’s Place for a great fresh seafood feed (opening hours vary).

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Open from mid-November through to February, the swimming pool is across the road from the motel and a great place to take a dip.

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Enjoy a modern Australian menu at the Butterfactory, only a short drive from the Motel. Great food, great location. Open Wednesday to Saturday for lunch and dinner, Sunday for lunch only.

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Jervis Bay Wild offer a range of breathtaking Whale Watching & Dolphin Cruises, available to enjoy all year-round. Whale Watching and Dolphin Watching Cruises are a fantastic way to experience the excitement of nature like never before, also a brilliant way to view the spectacular Jervis Bay. Jervis Bay Wild also offer other awesome activities throughout the year, checkout the website to find out about all they have to offer.

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Halfway between Nowra and Kangaroo Valley is a fantastic lookout, with great views from Coolangatta Mountain to past Jervis Bay. Enjoy morning tea or lunch at The Lookout cafe while taking in the views.

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The Jervis Bay Maritime Museum features a world renowned collection of maritime artefacts and navigational and surveying instruments. The Museum exhibits a range of nautical equipment, models, photographs, paintings, drawings and objects relating to the history and heritage of the Jervis Bay area.

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Features of the scenic reserve include the beach, a natural rock pool, creek, scenic walking tracks and picnic facilities.

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"Friendly and clean"

Highly recommended. The rooms are spotless, the service friendly. I can't fault it. Highly recommended! My family and I will be visiting g again! Clean rooms, lots of nice added touched in the bathroom.. The owner even booked a restaurant for us for dinner.

5 / 5 stars
Friendly and clean

"Always a pleasure staying here"

Third stay here and always a pleasure. It is by no means a Shangri-La but the motel is very clean, beds comfortable and a small kitchenette very useful. Rob was fantastic and helpful even upgrading my aged mother in laws room that was more user friendly for an older person. No hesitation recommending this motel in a this lovely peaceful...

5 / 5 stars
Always a pleasure staying here

"Lovely View"

We had a quick overnight stay here while attending a wedding. The hosts are very welcoming and happy to recommend places to eat etc. the room was very clean and had a lively view of the wharf where the fishing boats come in. It was also very quiet. Be aware that some of the rooms are only accessed via stairs so if this is a problem for you make sure to ask for a downstairs room. All in all a lovely stay and I would definitely return.

5 / 5 stars
Lovely View

"Perfect stay! :)"

Friendly and welcoming with beautiful river views. Great affordable rate and lovely big stylish comfortable rooms (the bed was amazing! ) Great experience here. Cafes pools and shops only a short stroll away and beautiful country driving around the area. I highly recommend :) Will definitely be back. Most pleasant stay i have had in a long time! Very accommodating...

5 / 5 stars
Perfect stay! :)

"“Stay at Anchor Bay Motel”"

Very neat and comfortable room and room facilities. Excellent service. Great views of the river and marina. Surrounding garden very neat and pretty. Great for a short break or business stay. Lovely walks and fishing opportunities. Will definitely return to this place.

5 / 5 stars
“Stay at Anchor Bay Motel”