Drive your way around Sussex Inlet township

aerial view of sussex inlet

A drive-yourself tour around Sussex Inlet districts.

At a * STOP * leave your car and enjoy the spot.

Start at Jacobs Drive, right at the bank round-a-bout into River Rd, this becomes Lyons Rd, left at Sussex Rd, at the end of the road. * STOP.

Return along Sussex Rd, left into Iverison Rd, left into Christine St, right into St Georges Ave, to the bowling Club car park. * STOP.

Return to Iverison Rd, proceed left, left into Glanville Rd, left into Lakehaven Drive, proceed to the Lions Park at the end. * STOP.

Return along Lakehaven Drive, first left into Edgewater Ave, left into Pacificana Drive, proceed 1 km to the Surf Club. * STOP. NOTE Walk to the beach-viewing platform.

Return along Pacificana Drive, fourth left into Thomson St, right into Community Centre car park. * STOP.

Continue along Thomson St. NOTE The new and old schools are on your right. Left into The Springs Rd, 2 km on this becomes Collier Drive, third left into Third Ave, at the end. * STOP.

Return to Collier Drive, proceed left, left into Myrniong Grove which becomes Silver Sands Drive, 50 metres before the end. * STOP.

Right into Beachway Ave, second right into Berrara Rd, first left into Lakeland Ave, at Lagoon Reserve. * STOP.

NOTE. The lagoon walk starts near the junction with Lakeway Ave.

Right into Lakeway Ave, right into Sundowner Ave, first right into Beachview Ave, left into Lakeland Ave, left into Berrara Rd, second right into Pope Ave, left into Collier Drive, third left into First Ave, third right into Waratah Ave, right into Goonawarra Drive, 50 metres before the end * STOP.

Left into Collier Drive, after crossing the bridge, select a spot on the shore of Swan Lake and * STOP.

Proceed along The Springs Rd, left into Hoffman Drive, second left into Lake Drive, at the end. * STOP.

Left into Yaroma Ave, second right into Hoffman Drive, left into The Springs Rd. NOTE 1 km on left is the Waste Recycling Depot, also the industrial estate.

Right into Sussex Inlet Rd, first right is still Sussex Inlet Rd, first left into Cater Cres, at the reserve at the end. * STOP. NOTE. Walk to the island via the footbridge.

First left into Corang Cres, left into Ray St, left into River Rd, second left into Ellmoos Ave, left into Sandpiper Way, left into Whimbrel Drive, left into Dotterel Place and return. Left into Whimbrel Drive, left into Cormorant Ave to the end and return via Whimbrel Ave, left into Sandpiper Way, to the junction with Jacobs Drive.

Right into Jacobs Drive, left into Wunda Ave, left into River Rd, second left into Suncrest Ave, sixth right into River Rd, left into Fairview Cres. * STOP.

Left into River Rd, second left into Nelson Lane to the river. * STOP.

Return along Nelson Lane, left into River Rd, proceed to the round-a-bout where we started.



To go a little further afield try these routes.

Tours to the south

Go to the Princess Highway and turn left.
?Bendalong, Fishermans Paradise, Lake Conjola West and Lake Conjola.

?Milton / Ulladulla / Mollymook – a round trip.

?Boyd Lookout and Granite Falls – turn right 5km down the highway.

Tours to the north

Go to the Princess Highway and turn right.
?Fleet Air Arm Museum adjacent to HMAS Albatross, BTU Road, Nowra.


?HMAS Creswell, Jervis Bay – Saturday, Sunday & public holidays only.

?Lady Denman Heritage Complex, Huskisson.

?Booderee National Park and Botanic Gardens.

?Sanctuary Point / Huskisson / Vincentia – round tour.