Regional Tourism

Support the Best of Regional Australia

With regional tourism booming we thought we would bring to you some of the best places to visit across regional Australia.  So whether you live in Australia and are planning a local holiday, or live overseas and looking forward to a long overdue return to Australia, we are pleased to present some very special places to visit, each of which has been nominated by the Sculpture by the Sea staff.

Happy travels and happy dreams from all of us at Sculpture by the Sea.

Western Australia

Sal Salis

Sal Salis eco-luxury camp is nestled among the dunes of Cape Range National Park, near Ningaloo Reef. Stay in luxury safari tents, dine under the stars and immerse yourself in nature.

Cape Range National Park
Yardie Creek Road
North West Cape, Exmouth WA
+ 61 (08) 9949 1776


Pepper & Salt

Discover Denmark’s renowned winery restaurant, where subtle spices are carefully combined with fresh local produce for an exquisite dining experience.

1564 South Coast Hwy
Denmark, WA
+ 61 (08) 9848 3053



Black Sheep Deli

Indulge in honest, local, and organic food crafted from scratch at this rustic eatery. From raw delights to hearty classics, the menu offers something for everyone.

56A Bussell Highway
Cowaramup, WA
+61 (08) 9755 9407



Due South

Nestled on the waterfront of Princess Royal Harbour showcasing the best produce the great southern has to offer.

6 Toll Place
Albany, WA
+61 (08) 9841 8526



Eucla Motel

Situated along the Nullarbor Plain, 12 kilometres to the WA/SA border. Beautifully positioned atop an escarpment with distant ocean views, overlooking the Great Australian Bight.

Eyre Highway
Eucla, WA
+61 (08) 90393468



Thompson Estate Winery

Thompson Estate is a family-owned and operated boutique vineyard located in the heart of the renowned Wilyabrup sub-region of Margaret River.

299 Tom Cullity Drive
Margaret River, WA
+61 (08) 9755 6406



Lamont’s Smiths Beach

Open daily for breakfast, a light snack or a superb a la carte selection of mouth-watering Australian cuisine, Lamont’s Smiths Beach restaurant offers a casual but stylish setting and is fast developing a reputation as one of the best dining experiences in the Cape region.

67 Smiths Beach Road
Yallingup, WA
+61 (08) 9750 1299



Lions & Tigers

Vibrant Indian-inspired restaurant, bar and art space in the heart of Fremantle’s historic West End.

8 Bannister Street
Fremantle, WA
+61 (08) 9433 1479



Ootong & Lincoln 
Friendly, laid-back cafe and patisserie with a retro vibe.
 258 South Terrace
South Fremantle, WA


New South Wales

The Belfry Guesthouse

An affordable, small, boutique guesthouse located in the heart of the picturesque town of Bellingen on the Mid North Coast of NSW.

2 Short Street Lane
Bellingen, NSW
+ 61 (02) 6655 1116


Byng Street Hotel

GOLD Award winners at the 2022 and 2021 NSW Tourism Awards in the Deluxe Accommodation category, The Byng Street Boutique Hotel welcomes guests who appreciate unique style, luxurious comfort and sophistication. A beautiful juxtaposition of the significant historical homestead and contemporary architecture, this 4.5 star hotel is located in the heart of Orange’s heritage precinct, the perfect location to enjoy everything Orange has to offer.

62 Byng Street
Orange, NSW
+ 61 (02) 5317 8200

Brigham House

Nested in the beautiful Tooma Valley, Brigham House is the perfect place to base yourself to experience the Snowy Mountains.

Tooma NSW
+61 (02) 6948 4173


Nest Cafe

Nest is a beloved destination for locals and visitors. Eat and drink from a creative seasonal menu, experience Nest’s boutique cinema, live music and a host of events throughout the year.

56 Winton Street
Tumbarumba NSW
+61 (02) 6948 2950



Nimbo Fork Lodge

Nimbo Fork Lodge and Cottages provides a genuine escape from the every day, blending a warm, welcoming rural atmosphere with luxurious accommodation.

330 Nimbo Road
Killimicat, NSW
+61 (02) 6944 9099



The Sir George

Located in the idyllic village of Jugiong by the banks of the Murrumbidgee River, The Sir George is a unique experience in the Australian bush. Established in 1845, come and visit this iconic Australian pub. Built in 1852, the historic venue has been restored to create a warm and relaxed space where old meets new with accommodation, restaurant and a boutique bar.

320 Riverside Drive
Jugiong, NSW
+61 (0) 419 098 828



Tumut River Brewing Co.

Tumut River Brewing Co. makes great small-batch craft beer, brewed on-premises by people who value quality and beer over almost everything else! Bar, Restaurant, Coffee, Live Music, Beer Tastings, Sales and Brewery Tours.

1/5 Capper Street
Tumut, NSW
1300 042 337


Northern Territory

Bamurru Plains

Embark on an adventure in Australia’s Top End. Discover Bamurru Plains, an all-inclusive safari camp nestled in the tropical Northern Territory, showcasing some of the nation’s most breathtaking bird and wildlife.

Kakadu, Northern Territory
1300 790 561




Qualia sits on the northern end of Hamilton Island, surrounded by the stunning Great Barrier Reef. With views of the Coral Sea and Whitsundays, it offers luxurious Australian-style accommodation and exceptional, friendly service.

Hamilton Island, Queensland
1300 780 959

South Australia

Arkaba Station

Explore the remote beauty of South Australia’s breathtaking Flinders Ranges at Arkaba. Set within a private wildlife conservancy, Arkaba Station provides guests the opportunity to stay in a historic homestead or take part in a multi-day overland walking expedition.

Flinders Ranges Way, via Hawker
Flinders Ranges, SA
+61 (02) 9571 6399


Gran­ite Island Café

Enjoy lunch, coffee, pastries, sandwiches, and snacks before you explore the park. You’ll see stunning ocean views of Victor Harbor. On sunny days, kids can play on the grass and maybe spot dolphins and sea lions in the distance.

Granite Island Rd, Victor Harbor,
Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia,
Granite Island, SA
+61 (08) 8552 0300


Bett Gallery

Bett Gallery, a small family-run establishment, is renowned as one of Hobart’s premier contemporary art galleries.

Level 1 / 65 Murray Street
Hobart, Tasmania
+61 (03) 6231 6511



Freycinet Experience Walk

The Freycinet Experience Walk in Tasmania is a fully inclusive eco-certified tour. Over four days, explore the entire Freycinet Peninsula, including the iconic Wineglass Bay, while enjoying stunning coastal vistas and Tasmania’s rich flora and fauna. Indulge in delicious Tasmanian cuisine and stay at the sustainably built Friendly Beaches Lodge nestled in Freycinet National Park.

Battery Point, Tasmania
+61 (03) 6223 7565

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