Campfires are OK

All of our camping sites and cabins have wood fireplaces and you are allowed to use them.   The ban on solid fuel fires imposed by NSW National Parks and NSW Forestry (Sep 2019) for the South Coast does NOT apply in our holiday park. But, if a Total Fire … [Read more...]

Durras Lake Closed – 30 Aug 2018

  After three years of being open to the sea, the Durras Lake entrance closed on the 30 August 2018.   Information sourced from NSW DPI What is an ‘ICOLL’? Many coastal lakes and lagoons alternate between being open or closed to the ocean. … [Read more...]

Durras Lake Open 25 August 2015

The lake was mechanically opened on Tuesday 25 August following very heavy rain due to an "East Coast Low".  For example, Ulladulla had 273mm of rain in two days. The Mt Agony Road was cut in three places as the waters rose quickly on Tuesday afternoon.  At … [Read more...]

Durras Lake Closed to the Ocean 9th April, 2015

Big seas over the past few days resulted in large deposits of sand at the entrance to Durras Lake. As a result, on the 9th April, 2015, Durras Lake closed to the ocean. Durras Lake last opened to the ocean on the 26th August, 2014, so was only open for around 8 … [Read more...]

Local South Coast Produce For Sale

Getting ready for our summer season. The last few weeks, we have been stocking up the Kangaroo Cafe for all the campers and other guests staying at Durras North, Pebbly Beach and Depot Beach areas. We are very proud to have a lot of local south coast produce for … [Read more...]

We love reviews of Durras North

We love reviews of Durras North - especially the really positive ones. Just got one this morning written on a postcard from a couple of visiting guests from the United Kingdom. Here is what they had to say: To Durras Lake North Holiday Park. We have had a … [Read more...]

Best coffee in Batemans Bay and Durras

We proudly serve the best coffee in Durras.  The Kangaroo Coast Eco Coffee - which is organic, fair trade and rainforest alliance certified. So you could say our coffee is greener than the rainforest of the surrounding Murramarang national park. If we are closed … [Read more...]

New Hobie kayaks for hire on Durras Lake

Time to upgrade our kayak rental fleet. We have just purchased some new Hobie Kayaks for hire on Durras Lake. So now we have four double and two single kayaks for hire. We only use Hobie kayaks as we believe they are the best quality available for this … [Read more...]

Christmas availability at Durras

Even though we are heavily booked over the December and January school holiday period, we still have some Christmas availability at Durras. Still some cabins and cottages and camping left, so it may not be too late for your holiday at Durras Lake North. To … [Read more...]

How to remove a tick

We are often asked how to remove a tick. Normally tweezers are used, but this can be difficult depending on the size of the tick as you have to be careful to grab hold of the tick head rather than the body. We suggest you try this simple method instead. Get … [Read more...]