Shell Cove & Nautical Tourism
Shell Cove is the largest coastal tourist/residential development ever initiated by a local government authority in Australia. When completed, the $1.5 billion development will create around 3,000 prime residential lots, a 300 berth marina constructed within an in-shore boatharbour, community parks and playgrounds, cycleways, and a range of quality commercial, retail, tourist, community and recreational facilities. Residents of Shell Cove are also just minutes from all the natural attractions Shellharbour City has to offer, including diving and snorkelling at Bass Point, surfing and swimming at local beaches, and picnicking at Blackbutt Reserve. The Links Shell Cove a par 71, 18 hole championship standard golf course was opened in January 2004 and has been rated one of the top 50 golf courses to play for under $50 and recently was ranked in Australia’s best 30 residential golf courses by Golf Australia Magazine.
For information on the Shell Cove development please visit www.shellharbour.nsw.gov.au/shellcove
The $1.5 billion (AUD) Shell Cove Project is being positioned to be a pioneer in Nautical Tourism in Australia. It is the largest tourist/residential project ever developed by Local Government Authority in Australia.
Shell Cove is a unique 'Nautical Tourism' package which provides many new examples of innovation which may inspire other areas to grasp tourism as a catalyst for economic growth.