Montague Island, NSW

One of Australia's best kept secrets, Montague Island Nature Reserve is a breathtaking wildlife sanctuary situated nine kilometres off Narooma, on the south coast of New South Wales. Join our award winning eco-tour where you have an exclusive opportunity to experience this special place and wildlife; or stay as a private group in the island's guesthouse cottage. 

Watch thousands of seals as they crowd the rocks and play in the crystal blue waters, tour the island with your National Parks and Wildlife Service Ranger, visit the island's operating lighthouse and discover over 125 years of lighthouse history. Enjoy majestic humpback whales performing acrobatics in the surrounding waters, relax on the beach taking in the coastal views and spend your evenings watching colourful sunsets, endless stars and little penguins coming to shore. A special part of this tour is the opportunity to assist National Parks and Wildlife Ranges with little penguin surveys. 

This eco tour supports little penguin conservation on Montague Island Nature Reserve is operated by NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service.

Due to maintenance works, Montague Island will be closed from 28th April to 01st August 2014 

Montague Island 3 Day Nature Escape

Duration: 3 Days
Price: from A$595 per person

Montague Island Lighthouse Accommodation

Self-catered Lighthouse cottage accommodation for groups.
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About Montague Island

To local Aboriginal people, and many others as well, the island is known as Barunguba, the eldest son of Gulaga
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Customer Feedback

"What a beautiful & amazing place Montague Island is and the marine life really turned it on for us – there were regular sightings of hump back whales, seals & penguins, great accommodation, good food & wine . This is about as good as it gets! "James, TAS 2011

"Excellent hosts, beautiful setting, wonderful wildlife." Sue and Brian, NSW 2011

"Seeing the penguins so close was amazing and the breeching whales was also an experience to remember." Felicity, ACT 2011

"Fantastic experience! Great guide and amazing landscape, thank you for a fabulous experience. Rod, Vic 2010
Wonderful staff, fascinating island – a highlight of our 3 week trip to Australia." Sue and David, UK 2010

“Breathtaking wild beauty, perfect weather, excellent company, delicious food and wine - Wow! Thanks for having us in this treasure of a place.” Sarah and Geoff Cains 2010

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