Live In The Sunshine…Swim In The Sea!

Living by the water leads to an improved sense of physical health and well-being. Now you can discover the lifestyle you have been dreaming of and secure your very own dream home!

Set in an idyllic natural environment, Sussex Inlet is known as the Island Township. Less than 1.5km from the beach, this township is surrounded by surf beaches, rivers, lakes, lagoons and a tidal canal system winding its way through the town – making it the perfect place to call home for young families and professionals.

Sussex Inlet provides a coastal community with an abundance of water actives on offer including snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, windsurfing, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, boating, swimming and surfing – And for those who love the fresh air the Inlet is surrounded by world class, unspoilt, natural bush reserves and beach walks!

SHOPPING & Entertainment

All You Need & More

Peace of mind meets convenience right on your doorstep. Within a few minutes you will find Sussex Inlet Village with all the necessities;

  • Supermarkets
  • Cafés
  • Restaurants
  • Hairdressers
  • Beauticians
  • RSL
  • Recreational Clubs
  • Cinema



Sussex Inlet has its own primary school, with secondary schools located in nearby Nowra, Vincentia, Shoalhaven, Bomaderry and Ulladulla


Choose from a range of of indoor & outdoor sporting activities from Swimming to Golf, Lawn Bowls, Tennis + one of the best sports centers in the Shoalhaven region


Sussex Rise offers close proximity to Nowra retail precincts, with regular bus services and links to the local train service and buses to schools


Whether you have a love for the outdoors, a craving for sport & recreation, or the coziness of the indoors, Sussex Inlet offers something for all tastes and lifestyles…


This 9- hole course set in a beautiful natural setting welcomes all visitors (and the occasional wildlife intruder)! Relax in the clubhouse after your game with a cool drink on the balcony or in the lounge area. Facilities also include a BBQ area, Pro-shop and buggy/cart hire.


Sussex Inlet Aquatic Centre is the perfect place to enjoy a swim, an aqua aerobics class or a group exercise session. The kids will be covered with an inflatable obstacle course and outdoor lawn with a play area. The centre offers the Swim and Survive program, squad training and lap swimming.


A small cinema rich in history. Originally built in 1947 to cater for the small towns population the Sussex inlet Cinema received a make over with modern amenities in 2009 and now screens the latest movies on a weekly basis.

Surf and Swim at Cudmirrah Beach

A hidden gem, Cudmirrah beach (pronounced Cud-mee-rah) is the perfect place for a swim, surf or that long relaxing walk any time of year. You can also explore all the local surroundings with a bushwalk, fishing, or just enjoy some delicious local seafood.

The Sussex Inlet Sailfish Club

An inner club of the Sussex Inlet R.S.L, the Sussex Inlet Sailfish Club is a social fishing club. They host frequent fishing competitions and social days within the ground of the R.S.L. All are welcome from beginners to the most enthusiastic and experienced.

Sussex Inlet R.S.L Club

A great spot to dine with friends and family. Enjoy the Bamboo River restaurant that offers eat in, take away and catering. Have a drink and dance away the night with local weekly entertainment. And like any great RSL they offer a courtesy bus 7 days a week!

Boat & Kayak Hire

Sussex Inlet in know for a lifestyle on the water. With local boat, kayak, fishing gear, water sports and paddle boards for hire, you too can experience the best the beaches have to offer.

Jopen Café, Bar & Motel 

A Café during the day and a restaurant in the night, Jopen Café has something for everyone no matter the time of day. A warm cup of coffee or a delicious meal at night this will quickly become a local meeting place for you and your friends.

Sussex Inlet Tavern

Eat, drink and kick back with friends at this friendly tavern. With local entertainment, events, and live music there is always something to watch. For all the sports fans out there, you can join in the fun atmosphere and catch all the major sporting events on the screens. A take-away bottle shop is also on site.

Local Events

A taste of some of the annual local events Sussex Inlet has to offer


Sussex Inlet Annual Family Fishing Carnival. Held every July with prizes of up to $30,000.00!


Held on the 2nd Saturday of every month at the Uniting Church grounds on Jacobs Drive, Sussex Inlet.


The iconic Lions Country Fair is a must-see event held every year on the October long weekend at Lions Park!