Summer at Sussex – Food, Fun & Music!

‘Summer at Sussex’ will launch on Saturday 3rd December 2021 and continue to Wednesday 26th January 2022

It will provide much needed community engagement, create a positive environment, offer some innovative activities for locals and visiting tourists and also support our local hospitality businesses and musicians.

We hope you enjoy some of the ‘Summer at Sussex’ events!



Other Summer Activities

If you are looking for something else to do this summer, the Chamber of Commerce is a treasure trove of ideas.  Below is a list of just a couple of their suggestions.

See a Movie

Inlet Cinema will be offering films during the summer period on, check website for session times - 173 Jacobs Drive Sussex Inlet -  Phone: 4441 2884.

Where to eat

It’s a very busy time so please be patient, go early if you have kids. Support our local Cafes - Cuddy Café, Pelican Shores Café and Marina, Inlet Pizza, Riva Coffee Bar, Riveria Caravan Park, Island Sushi, Seacrest, Inlet Eats, Bean To Sussex, Batesy’s, Inlet Kebabs, La Vespa Bar Gelatoria.

Try the pub and clubs - A good selection of food at Bamboo Restaurant at the RSL, 22nd End Restaurant at the Bowlo and the Sussex Inlet Tavern.

Food Vans at Berrara Chalets - see dates for food vans on the Summer at Sussex Event program or CLICK HERE to download the food van calendar.

For more info on where to eat visit:

Where to Shop

Support our local retail shops and collect a Shop Local Flyer and your Shop Local Discount cards at the Community Markets on Saturday 11th December and Saturday 8th January between 8.30am - 1pm and get a discount when you shop locally during December and January.

For more info on shopping visit:

Things to Do

Book a Pontoon - Explore the canals and inlet half day and full day hire available. Book online or phone 0414 803 644 for more info.

Book a Paddle Board Lesson - Explore Sussex Inlet, Berrara and Cudmirrah like never before with a fun journey learning to paddleboard along our pristine waterways. Phone Maddy: 0421 203 376  or email or on facebook or Instagram.

Go Surfing - Enjoy our wonderful beaches - Sussex Inlet Beach at the Surf Club, Cudmirrah Beach, Kirby’s Beach and Berrara Beach offer family friendly beaches.

Go Kayaking - Try the Inlet, Canals, Berrara Creek and Swan lake for kayaking – Kayaks for hire at Amaroo.

Hire a Boat - Get out on the Inlet or the Basin – boat hire available at Pelican Shores Marina, Amaroo and  Sussex Inlet Marine Centre.

Enjoy a Bike Ride - See the bike path maps in the Visitors Guide or visit:

Go Fishing - Fishing supplies and bait available at the Tackle Shop, Pelican Shores Marina, Amaroo and Sussex Inlet Marine Centre.

Play Golf - Enjoy a round of golf at Sussex Inlet Golf Course -

Go Bushwalking - Enjoy the national park with lots of walks available.

Enjoy the Aquatic Centre - Sussex Inlet has a wonderful indoor aquatic centre at Thomson Street

Explore the Shoalhaven - Shoalhaven Tourism guides available at the Tourist kiosk or at our local Cafés.

For more info visit:

Within 30 minutes of Sussex Inlet there are a large range of Cafés, wineries and boutique shopping - visit the villages of Milton, Huskisson and Berry, but remember it’s the holidays so these villages will be packed with visitors.