The historic village of Milton, just 10 minutes drive away, was established in 1860 and is listed with the National Trust. Enjoy a stroll along the street, visiting clothing boutiques, homeware stores, art galleries, craft shops and numerous cafes.
Milton also has several top-class restaurants, a winery and a local "pub". A street market is held on the first Saturday of every month.
Nearby Ulladulla, with its beautiful harbour and beaches, is also worth a visit.
Local, family-run 'Jervis Bay Wild' operate whale watching & dolphin cruises from Jervis Bay, approximately 50 minutes drive from Bushview Cottage. Find more information at: Jervis Bay Wild
The renowned surf beach of Mollymook is located only 15 minutes drive from Bushview Cottage. Located next to it is Narrawallee Beach with its beautiful swimming and barbecue area.
Numerous other surfing and swimming beaches can be found in the area, as well as activities such as fishing cruises.
Burrill Lake and Lake Conjola offer all forms of water and boating activities - from canoeing, windsurfing, water - skiing and fishing to paddling and exploring around the edge.
Both 9 and 18 hole golf courses are available at Mollymook.
Pigeon House Mountain offers a very good climb and Narrawallee Headland Walk and other locations provide beautiful bush and coastal walks.
Clubs abound - Mollymook Golf Club, Milton - Ulladulla Bowling Club, Mollymook Bowling Club, Ulladullah Ex-Servicemen's Club.
Take scenic drives through the bush, along the coast and off the highway into numerous hamlets and beaches.
And don't forget the wineries, art galleries and antique shops!