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Art by the River

A feast for the senses. This is an art workshop in collaboration with Blue Elephant held every Sunday afternoon from 3-5pm on the river. A series of sketches taking in the surrounding natural river scenes for inspiration paired with local wines and cheeses. More info? Send us an mail: programs@pleasantway.com.au

Natural Body Creams

We head to a unique aquaculture site, to one of the Shoalhaven’s hidden secret gems. We bring you to Australia’s first Algae farm where groups will be able to pick and process their own algae and see how these Australia first commodity will go into making organic body creams for export market. You will have the chance to both meet the scientists and buy some of the world’s most antioxidant rich body creams

Bike to Burrier

A beautifully quiet journey following the Shoalhaven River upstream. There is a couple of turn offs along little dirt roads to keep you guessing. The route takes in the beautiful Bamarang Reservoir before descending down into the valley and hugging the pristine edges of the Shoalhaven River all the way to Burrier. Enquire with our friendly staff or choose to self lead yourself along the same route using Strava.

Contact us for more information on (02) 4421 5544

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Discover Booderee National Park

Considered one of Australia’s most stunning national parks, Booderee National Park is located at Jervis Bay and only a short driving distance from Nowra. It's where crystal-clear waters meet beautiful white sand beaches, and high cliffs and historic relics overlook...

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Pleasant Way River Lodge Perfect Location

Pleasant Way River is centrally located just south of the Nowra Bridge, along the Shoalhaven River. It's perfect location means it's accessible to almost everything in Nowra. Within a 5 minute walk or drive you have access to: The Shoalhaven River, riverside parks and...

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Nowra in Summer – Beat The Heat!

Beat the heat this Summer in Nowra with plenty of things to do to keep entertained and cool! The Nowra and greater Shoalhaven boasts some of the most pristine waterways and white sanded beaches in the world. The waterways are abundant in marine life, such as dolphins,...

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New Year’s Eve Races & Fireworks

When:  Monday 31 December, 2018 Where: Archer Racecourse, Nowra Archer Racecourse Nowra is a great place to spend New Year's Eve with a Race Day followed by live entertainment and fireworks. At the conclusion of the race meeting the party gets started with live...

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Nowra Sailing Club

During your stay in Nowra give sailing a try with the people at Nowra Community Sailing Club who like to share their passion for the sport with everyone old and new. Almost anyone of any age can learn how to sail in a day or two, however once learnt the sport of...

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Hyams Beach

During your stay in Nowra a must do is to visit some of the stunning beaches in Jervis Bay. In less than 40 minutes drive you will be blown away by the natural beauty of Jervis Bay and the bordering Booderee National Park. The white sand beaches of Jervis Bay have to...

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Centrally located just south of the Nowra Bridge, along the Shoalhaven River, Pleasant Way River Lodge offers convenience, tranquility and comfort.
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