Visit a hive of cultural activity

Events

Every year the town of Merimbula and its surrounds come alive with many exciting events.

Race Days At Sapphire Coast Turf Club

The Sapphire Coast Turf Club, located in the Bega Valley, hosts several race days throughout the year. Get dressed up in the latest fashions on the field, meet friends at the bar and enjoy a day of racing action.

When

Various events throughout the year

Summer Sounds | A World of Music at Four Winds

Set in Bermagui, on the stunning south coast of NSW, Four Winds brings world-class musicians, performers and audiences together for a day of musical magic.

When

January

Pambula Show

Get set for a day of family-friendly entertainment. Pambula Show is your typical country affair with horse events and woodchopping, as well as sideshows and carnival rides.

When

January

EAT Merimbula

Calling all foodies! EAT Merimbula is an event you won’t want to miss. Delight in the diverse culinary offerings, all from the perfect vantage point at Fishpen, overlooking the picturesque Merimbula Lake.

When

March

Rock ‘n’ Rodder’s Festival

Club Sapphire is home to this annual 50s and 60s dance festival. Get in quick – tickets sell fast.

When

March

Bermagui Seaside Fair

Thousands of people flock to Bermagui each March to immerse themselves in this multi-award-winning community and tourism event. There’s art, a street parade, sandcastle competition, live entertainment, market stalls and so much more.

When

March

Bermagui Sculpture

Head out to Dickinson Point Headland in March to experience Sculpture Bermagui! There’s a winning combination in the beauty of Bermagui’s natural landscape and the carefully-crafted sculptural pieces that decorate the area during this exhibition.

When

March

Bermagui Bike Show

All money raised as a result of the annual Bermagui Bike Show goes to support cancer research and support. There’s a hot rod exhibition, trade stalls, auctions, live music and food – all for a good cause.

When

April

Sapphire Coast Orchid Club Seasonal Orchid Show

The Sapphire Coast Orchid Club holds spectacular seasonal orchid shows in August, September and November. This event is a highly anticipated item in the grower’s calendar!

When

August, September and November

Pambula Motorfest

Get your motors running along to this family-friendly, not-for-profit event at Pambula Sporting Complex. There will be a swap meet, trucks, cars, boats, trailers, market stalls, trade displays and a huge kid’s zone.

When

September

Sapphire Coast Week of Golf

If golf is your thing, you’ll love this week-long festival. This annual event is held at the Pambula-Merimbula Golf Club.

When

October

Eden Whale Festival

Join the migration! Get up close and personal with the impressive humpback and other whales at this annual event held in Eden.

When

November

Australian Bowls Championship

After a 12-year hiatus, it’s back! Merimbula’s Club Sapphire will be the stage for this competition in 2017, 2018 and 2019.

When

November to December