Wrapped around the vast blue playground of Jervis Bay Marine Park, Huskisson is a natural magnet for fans of water sports and classic Australian beach holidays. Fishing, diving, snorkelling and sailing all rank high here while the beaches are pristine, protected and perfect for families.
If you’re visiting between May and November keep an eye out for migrating whales, often sighted inside the bay. Fur seals and dolphins can be seen from cruise vessels departing from Huskisson Wharf. This is Australia’s most northerly fur seal colony, as well as the only mainland colony.
Visit the Lady Denman Heritage Complex and discover the fascinating history of Jervis Bay from the perspectives of whalers, timber cutters and local Aboriginal people. You’ll see shipwrecks, lighthouses and some outstanding examples of boat building. You’ll also find the Lady Denman Ferry that gracefully ferried passengers across Sydney Harbour for many years.
Huskisson is an Urban Location area within the local government area of Shoalhaven in New South Wales, it is located approximately 139kms from the capital Sydney and extends over an area of 12.388 square kilometres. Huskisson has a recorded population of 786 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.
If you are planning a visit to Huskisson we’ve put together some of the things you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Huskisson and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.