Merimbula is a great place to take it easy. The town offers water sports of all types, from fishing, swimming, boating, lake cruises, scuba diving, sailboarding and canoeing.
The six kilometre Main Beach is ideal for surfing, while the surrounding hinterland has superb bushwalks with marked trails.
Take a dolphin cruise or a charter boat on tour, or opt for a joy flight over the magnificent coastline.
Spring is a great time to visit, as the forests burst into bloom with native flora.
Bournda National Park is a haven for birds, kangaroos and wallabies and nearby, Tathra and Eden are well worth a visit.