Back Lake is a suburb of Merimbula and offers magnificent coastal views. The area rises from the sandy shore of the lake and overlooks oyster leases and shimmering waterways. It’s also home the famous Merimbula Boardwalk that provides a unique access to Merimbula’s shops, cafe’s and facilities. It’s also well known for it’s spectacular sunsets over the inlet, a view shared by most of the houses as well.
Berrambool is only a stroll away from Merimbula’s CBD and is the host of large sporting grounds and a skate park. Surrounded by bushland with beautiful views, the area is quiet and boasts a range of free standing residences, from fibro cottages to architectural designed homes built to capture the magic views. It’s a short walk to a variety of dining options, the movie theatre and boutique shopping.
Bournda & Wallagoot
The Bournda and Wallagoot Lake area is a natural haven for outdoor and nature enthusiasts. The Bournda National Park has excellent walking, biking and jogging tracks while Wallagoot Lake and the surrounding waterways are ideal for water skiing, canoeing, kayaking, fishing and prawning. The beaches are pristine, secluded and offer an excellent surf break. Bournda is just a short drive from Tura Beach with it’s major shopping chains and the new Merimbula library.
Oysters have been farmed in Pambula Lake, in Broadwater, for over 100 years. This estuary is the perfect environment for the Sydney Rock Oyster and this has been confirmed through awards and accolades worldwide. The homes around Broadwater are on acreage or large blocks and the real estate has an old fashioned charm. The nearest town is Pambula, only 5 minutes away. Pambula boats a quirky mixture of shops, a local grocery store, newsagency, post office and is home to the famous Wild Rye Bakery and specialty Coffee Roasters.
The Fishpen area of Merimbula is located on the opposite side of the Merimbula Lake to the township of Merimbula and is the jewel in the crown of the Sapphire Coast. Surrounded on three sides by water, the Fishpen area is long associated with summer holidaying and is a popular area for holiday managed apartments and units. A number of private residences exist; some with enviable access to the beautiful Merimbula Main Beach. An easy and pleasurable walk into town provides easy access to all the boutique shops, cafes and restaurants that Merimbula has to offer.
Long Point has stunning views over the Merimbula Lake area and down as far as Pambula Beach. The real estate in this area is predominantly built for the views and mostly consists of larger quality homes. Bar Beach and Spencer Park beach are within close walking distance and the Bar beach Kiosk is a haven for coffee loving locals and tourists alike and sports amazing views across the Merimbula Bar and South over main Beach towards Pambula.
Merimbula is a picturesque township that has grown around the beautiful Top Lake and Back Lake. A popular area with Victorian holiday makers for many years the town has grown on the back of tourism to become a vibrant community famed for a seachange lifestyle. With ready access to numerous beaches and sandy bays, Merimbula is a nature lovers haven. Known as the Wilderness Coast the landscape in this area is a stunning diversity of waterways and natural bushland. Merimbula has a vibrant shopping centre and full range of sporting activities.
Millingandi is a rural area that borders either side of the Princes Highway that runs between the outskirts of Merimbula and Pambula. The area looks over Back Lake and elevated properties have views over the ocean. Ideally located just a five minute drive of either Pambula, Pambula Beach and Merimbula, Millingandi offers a unique opportunity to own a rural lifestyle block close to many of the south coast’s best beaches.
A newcomber to the South Coast area, Mirador is a purpose-built community, catering to the increasing number of families who call the area home. The area has proved popular with second and third home owners desiring to build their dream coastal home. The Mirador locality offers outstanding views, and is only a minute away from Tura Beach and five minutes from Merimbula. Mirador is close to the Merimbula state primary school and private schools in Eden or Bega. Secondary private and public colleges are located in Eden and Bega with a private Catholic College in Pambula Beach.
Pambula has an old fashioned charm and country atmosphere. The wide streets and original colonial buildings create an era of yesteryear that is only enhanced by the warm hospitality shown by local business. It is here you will find organic breads baked fresh on the premises, organic fresh wholefoods, a local winery outlet, delicatessen goods to savour and meat prepared at the local butchers the old fashioned way. Pambula is a trendy mix of the old and the new, of rural and beach cultures, and straight talking locals that truly treasure their bit of paradise.
Pambula Beach is an area of sweeping north facing views across the ocean and long sandy beaches. It’s houses with their broad sweeping balconies are clustered around the hillside, positioned to take complete advantage of the area’s impressive beauty and sunshine. Here you will find locals taking early morning walks along pristine deserted sands, surfing the beach or famous bar break or fishing from rocks. It is an area offering an affordable seaside lifestyle.
Short Point is prestigious area located on the northeast side of Merimbula. Short Point Beach is a long stretch of sand that links to Tura Beach and is popular with surfers, snorkellers, waveboarders and swimmers. It’s just a five minute drive or a ten minute walk to Merimbula and is conveniently located to all of Merimbula’s services, sportsgrounds and schools.
South Pambula is a village about 3 kilometres south of the town of Pambula. The homes in South Pambula have a mix of old fashioned charm and more recently built modern homes that are positioned to take in the ocean views across the Pambula flats. Pambula is only 3 minutes away with it’s quirky mixture of shops featuring local produce, a supermarket, cafes and bakery. Sporting activities in the area include cricket, soccer, cycling and walking. School aged children are catered for with a primary school in Pambula and a closely located secondary school in Eden and Pambula Beach.
The Merimbula town is surrounded by beautiful coastal waterways, and Top Lake is one. This popular residential area has elevated blocks that enhance the stunning outlook over Top Lake and onto the mountains. The houses are typically modern and spacious, offering views from every room. The local shops, cafes and restaurants are only a short walk away and the best of Merimbula’s beaches are all within a five minute drive.
Tura Beach is a relative newcomer to the south coast real estate scene. A purpose built community, Tura Beach surrounds an award winning 72 par golf course with amazing views over the Pacific Ocean. Houses in this area are contemporary brick and tile although in the later released areas more modern style housing hasd being erected. Tura Beach is serviced by it’s own Woolworths supermarket, Petrol Station, Newsagency and other specialty shops.
Wolumla is an historic rural village located to the south of the Princes Highway between Bega and Merimbula. Surrounded by rolling farmland and lifestyle blocks with tranquil vistas, the Wolumla village is where purchasers with a love of history will discover the perfect renovation project and still be just a short drive to the beautiful beaches and national parks of the area.