Currambene Creek

Currambene Creek, located near the picturesque Jervis Bay in New South Wales, Australia, is a serene and beautiful waterway that offers a peaceful retreat for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts alike. This tidal creek is surrounded by lush, verdant landscapes and is home to a diverse range of wildlife, making it a popular spot for bird watching, fishing, and kayaking. Visitors to Currambene Creek can explore its tranquil waters, which meander through the scenic bushland, providing a unique opportunity to experience Australia's natural beauty up close. The creek also serves as a gateway to the renowned white-sand beaches and crystal-clear waters of Jervis Bay, making it an ideal starting point for those looking to discover the area's maritime wonders. Whether you're seeking a quiet day paddling on the water, a leisurely picnic by the shore, or an adventure into the vibrant ecosystems that thrive in and around the creek, Currambene Creek offers a memorable experience for all

On-the-water activities

  • Kayaking and paddleboarding: The calm waters of the creek are perfect for exploring at your own pace. You can rent kayaks or paddleboards from local tour operators like Jervis Bay Kayak.
  • Fishing: Cast a line for flathead, bream, whiting, and even the occasional stingray. Just remember to obtain a fishing license if you're over 15 years old.
  • Dolphin and whale watching: While not as common as in the open ocean, dolphins and whales can sometimes be spotted cruising the Jervis Bay Marine Park, which the creek flows into. Join a boat tour from Husky Wharf for a better chance of sighting them.
Other options
  • Husky Ferry: Take a short ferry ride across the creek to explore the shops, cafes, and restaurants of Huskisson.
  • Day trips: Currambene Creek is a great base for exploring other parts of Jervis Bay, including Hyams Beach (famous for its white sand), Booderee National Park, and Jervis Bay National Park.

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