THE LOCATION


Soul of Gerringong is located in the heart of the coastal village, yet feels like a private oasis miles away. Located just over an hour south of Sydney, you will find Soul… a place to escape, a place to discover the beauty of the NSW South Coast, a place to spend time with your friends and family. 

Gerringong … Beautiful beaches, superb surf breaks, rolling farmlands, and delicious food and wine experiences.

The choice is yours … do as much or as little as you choose, and located just over an hours drive from Sydney.

 
 
 

LOCAL BEACHES + FISHING SPOTS

WERRI BEACH   Great surfing beach, patrolled during summer holidays for swimming and if you’re lucky you might spot some dolphins or whales.

WERRI BEACH

Great surfing beach, patrolled during summer holidays for swimming and if you’re lucky you might spot some dolphins or whales.

THE FARM   Jump in the car and head north 20 minutes up the road and you will arrive at this magical surfing beach at Killalea Surfing Reserve.

THE FARM

Jump in the car and head north 20 minutes up the road and you will arrive at this magical surfing beach at Killalea Surfing Reserve.

SEVEN MILE BEACH   Seven Mile beach and lagoon has been a favourite with local and visitors for decades … if the surf is flat, hire a paddle board and get out there.

SEVEN MILE BEACH

Seven Mile beach and lagoon has been a favourite with local and visitors for decades … if the surf is flat, hire a paddle board and get out there.

BOAT HARBOUR   Ocean rock pool, boat ramp and if you’re down in January you can participate in the Captain Christie swim to Werri Beach.

BOAT HARBOUR

Ocean rock pool, boat ramp and if you’re down in January you can participate in the Captain Christie swim to Werri Beach.


COASTAL WALKS

KIAMA COASTAL WALK   Start on the track at the north end of Werri Beach to Kiama via the ocean side walking track. Remember to take plenty of water and some money for the train ride home – one way from Werri can take anywhere from 2-4 hours.

KIAMA COASTAL WALK

Start on the track at the north end of Werri Beach to Kiama via the ocean side walking track. Remember to take plenty of water and some money for the train ride home – one way from Werri can take anywhere from 2-4 hours.

MINNAMURRA WATERFALLS   Discover the beauty of the Minamurra Rainforest. There are walking trails to the waterfalls. You can take The Falls walk and enjoy what the rainforest has to offer.

MINNAMURRA WATERFALLS

Discover the beauty of the Minamurra Rainforest. There are walking trails to the waterfalls. You can take The Falls walk and enjoy what the rainforest has to offer.

BOMBO HEADLAND   Take a walk through Bombo Headland, among the unusual basalt column – it feels like you are on the moon! Take a look north and you will see Cathedral rocks, Minamurra Headland and Jones Beach.

BOMBO HEADLAND

Take a walk through Bombo Headland, among the unusual basalt column – it feels like you are on the moon! Take a look north and you will see Cathedral rocks, Minamurra Headland and Jones Beach.


EATING OUT

BREAKFAST   Take a pick from of the many cafes in town … The Gerringong Deli, Quiet Coffee, Fern Street, Blue Goose or Blue Espresso.

BREAKFAST

Take a pick from of the many cafes in town … The Gerringong Deli, Quiet Coffee, Fern Street, Blue Goose or Blue Espresso.

LUNCH   Head to another one of the cafes in Gerringong, or jump in the car for a 10 minute drive to Kiama and enjoy lunch at the Hungry Monkey … or head down to the beach to the well known Werri Beach fish shop.

LUNCH

Head to another one of the cafes in Gerringong, or jump in the car for a 10 minute drive to Kiama and enjoy lunch at the Hungry Monkey … or head down to the beach to the well known Werri Beach fish shop.

DINNER   Head to The Hill with the best views in Gerringong, relaxed dining and great cocktails. The Blue Swimmer restaurant is a favourite of Soul or head to Crooked River Winery to watch the sunset before dinner at their restaurant.

DINNER

Head to The Hill with the best views in Gerringong, relaxed dining and great cocktails. The Blue Swimmer restaurant is a favourite of Soul or head to Crooked River Winery to watch the sunset before dinner at their restaurant.



MARKETS & STORES

KIAMA FARMERS MARKET   Held every Wednesday from 3-6 pm (2-5pm in cooler months) with awesome views at Surf Beach in Kiama, come & taste local fresh produce … it is a true farmers market. You find a selection of fresh produce along with seafood, eggs, gelato, cakes, flowers and you can enjoy some street food whilst visiting, the dumplings are awesome.

KIAMA FARMERS MARKET

Held every Wednesday from 3-6 pm (2-5pm in cooler months) with awesome views at Surf Beach in Kiama, come & taste local fresh produce … it is a true farmers market. You find a selection of fresh produce along with seafood, eggs, gelato, cakes, flowers and you can enjoy some street food whilst visiting, the dumplings are awesome.

STORES   Natural Necessity surf shop is a must to visit, Searching for Sage and Beyond The Beach for clothes for the ladies. Elka’s Gardens and Fern Street Gallery have some gorgeous pieces from flowers to jewellery. Head into Kiama to one of Soul’s favourite stores – Deer Willow, gorgeous homewares and furniture.

STORES

Natural Necessity surf shop is a must to visit, Searching for Sage and Beyond The Beach for clothes for the ladies. Elka’s Gardens and Fern Street Gallery have some gorgeous pieces from flowers to jewellery. Head into Kiama to one of Soul’s favourite stores – Deer Willow, gorgeous homewares and furniture.


GERRINGONG MARKET   Held the 3rd Saturday of every month in the park across the road from Soul, you will find a variety of stalls. Grab a coffee and stroll around the market … the gozlemes are well worth a try.

GERRINGONG MARKET

Held the 3rd Saturday of every month in the park across the road from Soul, you will find a variety of stalls. Grab a coffee and stroll around the market … the gozlemes are well worth a try.


NEARBY TOWNS

KIAMA   Kiama is always on the cards for a visit when down at Soul. Short scenic drive and you will arrive at the world famous Kiama Blowhole. Lots of shops to check out and spoilt for choice with food options such as Wild Patch Cafe, Penny Whistlers, Hanoi on Manning.

KIAMA

Kiama is always on the cards for a visit when down at Soul. Short scenic drive and you will arrive at the world famous Kiama Blowhole. Lots of shops to check out and spoilt for choice with food options such as Wild Patch Cafe, Penny Whistlers, Hanoi on Manning.

BERRY   Well known quaint village, a great place to visit for a spot of shopping with some of our fave stores being Cabana Joe’s, Moss Nest, Amara Home, Few & Far, Shady Fig and Haven & Space. For a bite to eat, head to the Berry Sourdough Cafe or one of the many other quaint cafes.

BERRY

Well known quaint village, a great place to visit for a spot of shopping with some of our fave stores being Cabana Joe’s, Moss Nest, Amara Home, Few & Far, Shady Fig and Haven & Space. For a bite to eat, head to the Berry Sourdough Cafe or one of the many other quaint cafes.

DRIVES   You are spoilt choice for coastal and countryside drives down South. Head South down to Gerroa, Shoalhaven Heads and up to Kangaroo Valley. Or head North, up to Jamberoo or one of Soul’s fave places is Killalea Surfing Reserve.

DRIVES

You are spoilt choice for coastal and countryside drives down South. Head South down to Gerroa, Shoalhaven Heads and up to Kangaroo Valley. Or head North, up to Jamberoo or one of Soul’s fave places is Killalea Surfing Reserve.


EXPERIENCES

WHAT’S ON   There is always something happening down South and you will find all the details here through Destination Kiama   www.kiama.com.au/events

WHAT’S ON

There is always something happening down South and you will find all the details here through Destination Kiama

www.kiama.com.au/events

BUENA VISTA FARM     A family farm that runs cooking workshops, based around their passion for from-scratch food and wholefood cooking. Sign up for a hands-on, on-farm cooking experience and finish with a paddock-to-plate lunch.   www.buenavistafarm.com.au

BUENA VISTA FARM

A family farm that runs cooking workshops, based around their passion for from-scratch food and wholefood cooking. Sign up for a hands-on, on-farm cooking experience and finish with a paddock-to-plate lunch.

www.buenavistafarm.com.au

SOUTH COAST EXPERIENCES   Creating programs and packages that make your south coast experience unique! Designing packages and programs for the corporate market or your trip away.   www.southcoastexperiences.net.au

SOUTH COAST EXPERIENCES

Creating programs and packages that make your south coast experience unique! Designing packages and programs for the corporate market or your trip away.

www.southcoastexperiences.net.au