The former whaling town of Eden is located in the south of New South Wales, not far from the border with the state of Victoria. This is in the south-east of Australia. The town lies on Twofold Bay and is almost entirely surrounded by national parks and forest. If you are keen to stay in an area where you can learn more about Australia in the past, holidays in Eden will prove to be the answer for you. The self catering accommodation in Eden is pre-vetted to ensure all properties are offered at a very high standard and come equipped with all the facilities you will need for your stay. This includes a fully equipped kitchen which will mean that you are not forced to eat out for every single meal.
As your holidays in Eden will be spent a stone’s throw away from the Pacific Ocean, this means that there are a number of water-based activities for you to get involved in. These include family-safe swimming, snorkelling, deep-sea diving, sailing, canoeing, deep-sea fishing excursions, wind surfing, jet skiing and surfing is always big business in Australia. Inland, there are some beautiful walks to enjoy and as there are many square miles of national parks and forest in this neck of the woods, this means you can explore the area and find out more about the indigenous wildlife. Other activities readily available include cycling, tennis, horse riding and golf.
The town of Eden really will prove to be an ideal destination if you are keen to learn more about whales. For a start, it is a great place to come to if you want to experience the thrill of whale watching itself. The Killer Whale Museum is a must whilst on your holidays in Eden. This is a very interesting museum which even includes a fully-sized skeleton of a killer whale by the name of Tom. The Ben Boyd National Park is another huge attraction in this southern corner of the state of New South Wales. Other attractions to keep in mind include Wollongong, Nowra, Batemans bay and Sanctuary Point.
The weather for your holidays in Eden is described as being oceanic in this part of Australia. However, you are likely to find that it is more like a Mediterranean climate - in fact, even milder during the winter. Average temperatures range from around the mid-twenties degrees Celsius during the summer and fall back to the low- to mid-teens in winter. Rainfall is fairly evenly spread throughout the year.
Tourists booking travel to their comfortable self catering accommodation in Eden should reserve flights between London Heathrow (LHR) and Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD). This route has three airlines operating on it and these are British Airways, Qantas and Virgin Atlantic. Have a car waiting for you at the airport for your onward drive down the coast to Eden.