Make a self catering beach house or holiday rental in Mollymook, Australia your home away from home
Mollymook is a small community of around 1,000 residents on the coast of New South Wales about 213 km south of Sydney. Mollymook takes its name from a type of small albatross called a "mollymawk".
Things to Do in Mollymook, NSW
Visitors staying in Mollymook beach house rentals will love the long sandy coastline right on their doorstep. The beach is perfect for long walks, swimming, excellent surfing, snorkeling, diving, volleyball and of course, fishing. At the end of the beach is Mollymook Surf Lifesaving Club which provides life guard patrols to North and South Mollymook Beaches as well as Narrawallee Beach. Mollymook has two golf courses - Hilltop which is an 18-hole championship course and the 9-holes Beachside Course. Both have great sea views and challenging fairways. There are some local shops and services in the town and several restaurants, the best known being Rick Stein at Bannisters, owned by a British TV celebrity chef.
Places to Visit Around Mollymook, NSW
One of the best local places to visit from your Mollymook holiday rental is Ulladulla with its harbour port where fishing and boat trips can be taken. Discover the Bogey Hole, a natural tidal rock pool on the Mollymook headland which is great for children to swim and play in. Further inland, Milton is a historic rural community. To the north of Mollymook is Narrawalla with a beautiful beach and scenic reserve which is perfect for picnicking. Further afield the capital city of Canberra is about 200km away or drive north and see Sydney's world-famous attractions including the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge.
Weather in Mollymook, NSW
Holiday rentals in Mollymook enjoy a pleasant temperate climate with warm summers and mild winters. July is the coldest month with daytime highs around 17°C (63°F). The hottest months are December through March, averaging 26°C (79°F). The area has rainfall throughout the year but the wettest months are from December to March. The total annual rainfall in this area is 1212mm (47 inches).
Travel to Mollymook, New South Wales
The nearest airport to holiday rentals in Mollymook is Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) Airport which is 213 km away. It can be reached in about 3 hours by car along the Princes Highway. Sydney International Airport is the major hub for Qantas and a secondary hub for Virgin and Jetstar Airways. It handles over 35 million passengers a year. The airport is linked by underground trains with stations under each terminal linked to the main Cityrail network, making it easy for travelers to reach Sydney city centre. A hire car is required to make the most of a trip to Mollymook.