Mogo & Beyond

What's new at the zoo? Anything happening in Mogo, Batemans Bay and beyond? The Original Gold Rush Colony is your perfect country accommodation base to explore the NSW South Coast and Eurobodalla region and a day tour is ideal as an add-on for your holiday activities.

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Also see the Tourist Information section for things to do on the South Coast.
News - Festival of Braidwood Parade
Event Date: 
5 May 2012

The Festival of Braidwood is a celebration of Braidwood and district’s heritage and culture, from the earliest Australian settlers, through the gold rush years, federation and to the present.

Maureen at Illawarra  & SE Principals' Conference
Event Date: 
15 Mar 2012

The Original Gold Rush Colony was a sponsor of the 9th Illawarra & SE Region Principals' Conference held in Wollongong on the South Coast of NSW.  The primary theme was Supporting Vibrant Educational Leadership into the Future.

Event Date: 
1 Apr 2012

Simon Wheatley, President of Mogo Magic Football Club, called in to The Original Gold Rush Colony, to tell us the news. The Southern Show Down is the opening match of the season, against local rivals Batemans Bay Seahawks.

There will be two games on April 1st, as the Mogo Magic Club has grown to support 2 teams, under 12s and under 14s. starting at 10am.

Events - Moruya Food Festival
Event Date: 
16 Mar 2012

Southeast HARVEST regional food festival celebrates the diversity and quality of food produced in the south-eastern shires of NSW.

The festival is held every 16 months and showcases produce from all the seasons - 2012 will showcase Autumn produce.

Event Date: 
9 Mar 2012

Owner Maureen Nathan and Robert Legeay were delighted to escort Andrew Greenway on his first visit to the Original Gold Rush Colony on Friday afternoon.  Andrew is the new Tourism and Business Development Officer for the Eurobodalla Shire. He is taking the time to visit Tourism facilities to get to know what our shire can offer, both for tourists and business opportunities alike.

News - Batemans Bay Triathlon
Event Date: 
31 Mar 2012

Last Year's triathlon festival was so great a success that organisers are expecting over 1000 atheletes of all ages and abilities to converge on Batemans Bay for the Ultimate Triathlon "trithebay" March 31st and 1st April 2012.

Events - Batemans Bay Sustainability Expo
Event Date: 
1 Jun 2012

The Batemans Bay Sustainability Expo is a part of The Village Centre shopping complex in Batemans Bay's corporate efforts to highlight and promote a Green & Clean (Sustainable) shopping experience here on the NSW South Coast.

Groups - Friends Of John Denver
Event Date: 
7 Oct 2005

Higher Ground Australia is a group of people from all corners of the continent who continue to celebrate the life and music of John Denver years after his death.....

Event Date: 
1 Sep 2007

The people of Mogo aim to make their town the first in NSW to kick the plastic bag habit.

The tiny settlement just south of Batemans Bay is marketing itself as a place for visitors to shop in an atmosphere reminiscent of the early years of last century, free of the environmental scourge that plastic bags represent.

Event Date: 
6 Jun 2003

The development of educational resources for school students studying geology and gold mining history began recently when six scientists from Geoscience Australia visited Old Mogo Town Gold Rush Theme Park.

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