The Island township as Sussex Inlet is known as is located 2.5 hours from Sydney and 3 hours from Canberra and is surrounded by pristine waterways and family friendly beaches, you can fish to your heart’s content in St Georges Basin, the Inlet or the deep sea. Swanlake offers the opportunity to water ski or for the non beach goers to enjoy a pleasant swim while taking advantage of the gas bbq’s for that lazy summer lunch.
The township offers a large supermarket, butcher, 3 clubs, one tavern with drive thru bottle shop, newsagency, local liquor store, two surf shops, bait & tackle shop + toyshop, cafes, takeaways, hairdressers, hardware store, fruit & veg shop and speciality shops. Sussex Inlet is also home of the famous surf brand Ocean & Earth which is open 7 days per week selling new and seconds at hugely discounted prices.
We are proud of our local school which currently has approx 280 of our local children attending; located within walking distance of the school you’ll find the Thomson Street complex where our local cricket and soccer teams bend it like Beckham and dream of being Ricky Ponting. If you’re into Rugby League the Sussex Inlet Panthers have a great ground to play on. There is a 9 hole golf course with plans to be extended into a 18 hole course. The Sussex Inlet aquatic centre features a 25 metre indoor pool and offers swimming lessons and aqua aerobics.