Looking for somewhere to lay down your hat? Check out Tathra Beachside Holiday Park for tall tales and sweet songs. With 500+ acres of beach frontage on NSW’s Sapphire Coast, Tathra Beachside Holiday Park is a classic Aussie caravan park. Hit the shores from your cabin or camp with boogie boards, wetsuits and rods available to hire. Then, kick back at day’s end to live performances. For a gentle scene, stroll sandbars or launch a tinnie at Mogareeka Inlet, the mouth of the Bega River.
MUSIC AND VINTAGE FUN
Tathra Beachside Holiday Park is owned by Aussie legends Michelle Pettigrove and Frankie J Holden, a Sunday night favourite, so you know you’re in for a good time. The park attracts local and national talent and food vans for tantalising cuisine. Between gigs, enjoy freshly-made pizzas and spuds from the pizza oven year round. Michelle and Frankie are great ambassadors who prepare a local calendar for guests on arrival. Every September, fifties fans flock here for Rockabilly Retro week, with safari glamping-style tents and vintage vans available onsite. You’ll also find plenty on during your favourite public holiday weekends with Melbourne Cup Day, Australia Day and Easter.
FOR KIDS AND FUR KIDS
There’s plenty for bigger broods at Tathra Beachside Holiday Park, with accommodation ranging from powered, unpowered and ensuite campsites, budget cabins to beach houses. A kids’ club entertains with crafts, movie nights and treasure hunts while a jumping pillow and water splash park offer a welcome reprieve after the long drive. Families and novice borders will love mastering the waves at Tathra Beach sheltered by Boulder Bay, with the help of bodyboarding and stand-up paddle lessons courtesy of the park. Your fur friends aren’t forgotten either, with a dog wash, pet food for sale, pet-friendly cabins and cottages and the dog-friendly Tathra Beach metres away. And, for the best of care, Tathra Beachside will link you up with pet sitting and veterinary services nearby.
No matter your preferred method of travel, you’re well catered for at Tathra Beachside Holiday Park with dump sites and LPG. There’s also a supermarket open till five most nights and seven on Sunday’s a five minute’s drive away.
TATHRA AND THE SOUTH COAST
If you’re hankering for a decent feed try Tathra Hotel, famed for its seafood and Italian cuisine.
Cyclists love Tathra, with the Tathra Beach and Bike Enduro offering more than 50km of dirt bike trails through farmland, beach and mountain terrain. Boaties keen to cast can set off from two nearby boat ramps. To the south there’s the delightful Bournda National Park, with a lagoon, heathland and coastal. Tathra is also close to the Bega Cheese factory and 20 minutes Potorro Palace in Merimbula.
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Holiday Park Address: 2 Andy Poole Drive, Tathra NSW, Australia
Holiday Park Phone: (02) 6494 1302
Holiday Park Website: https://www.tathrabeachside.com.au/