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OnTheVerge CallalaBeach

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Property description:

OnTheVerge is a beautifully presented, fully fenced, 3 bed traditional Aussie beach "shack" only a few strides from the clear waters of Callala Beach on Jervis Bay. It is extremely conveniently located with direct access to the beach via short beach tracks to both the left and right of the house (2min walk to the beach). It is also situated between two boat ramps at Myola and Callala bay. There is plenty of off street parking for your boat and two cars.

With three bedrooms (1 queen, 1 double and 2 double bunk beds) this recently renovated traditional beach "shack" can accommodate two families (max 4 adults and max 3 children).

There is a fully equipped kitchen or you can cook on the outside gas BBQ in a spacious back garden with a dining table for eight. Relax on the comfortable rattan lounge under a semi enclosed pergola. There is also a wood fire to enjoy the outdoor air, marshmallows and the magnificent clear night sky on those chilly winter evenings.

The property is fully fenced so your children are secure and your four legged friends are most welcome.

OnTheVerge offers all the creature comforts of home with reverse aircon, a large flat screen digital TV with great reception, DVD player, stereo/CD / ipod docking system in the lounge, a fully equipped kitchen including a Nepresso coffee machine, microwave and inside laundry with a washing machine.

In addition there is a flat screen digital TV, DVD player in the kids room plus board games, kids books & toys. There is also an outside solar hot & cold shower for those rinses after the beach.

Area location and what to do:

Callala Beach is located an easy 2 1/2 hour drive south of Sydney and 3 hour drive from Canberra. It is one of the last sleepy coastal villages with very friendly locals. Surrounded by the best nature can offer in the form of a marine park and numerous national parks.

Great for tranquil getaways during the off season and loads of family fun during the school holiday month as the the village comes to life with the giggles of kids and barks of all shapes and sizes.

Callala Beach is renowned for its 4km stretch of beautiful white sand & clear blue waters and is a favourite spot for resident pods of dolphins and migrating whales. Nature is abundant, kangaroo spotting or bird watching with the wake up calls of kookaburra's, rosellas and a resident pair of sea eagles. Water sports is another enjoyable pass time.

OnTheVerge has two boat ramps in close proximity, Myola (2min drive) and Callala Bay (5min drive). There is a great rock platform for fishing from the beach. Snorkeling, kayaking, sailing, boogie boarding are all very popular activities.

Walking on the beach, bush hikes, bicycle trails and off road cycling are all at your finger tips. The quiet streets and walk/cycle path to the bridge over Callala Creek is great for children to ride their bikes and walk the dogs. There is a grass tennis court that can be booked and a children' playground.

At the Callala Beach RSL try your hand at lawn bowls and for golf enthusiasts or hackers there is a 9 hole golf course where you can spot the Kangaroos. The RSL is a great place to meet and mingle with the locals and other holiday makers. The Chinese restaurant inside the RSL has a cheap and cheerful menu with large portion sizes and don't forget to buy a ticket for the meat tray raffle.

Callala Beach has it own little Italian Restaurant that is dine in, takeaway or delivery and a Burger, Fish & Chip Shop. For extra groceries there is an IGA, butcher, bakery, coffee shop etc at Callala Bay shopping centre which is a short 5 min drive away.

This is a holiday spot not to be missed!

Some extra booking details:


Our booking calendar and rates are usually up to date. We do have specials from time to time and offer a discount to our return guests.


A 50% Deposit is required at booking along with a bond of $150-$300 (depending on length of stay) which will be refunded on completion of an inspection after your stay. The balance of the tariff needs to be paid 7 days prior to your stay.


Check in: 5pm, with check out: 2pm. (Check out may be flexible dependent on other bookings)


The choice is yours! Either bring your own fitted & flat sheets and pillowcases for each bed being used or for a nominal cost, linen can be provided for you. Don’t forget your towels 


Your four legged family members are most welcome, however, we prefer they sleep in the semi enclosed room. We also ask that they never sleep / sit on couches or beds and you utilise the poop scoop before leaving.


Please do not smoke inside the “shack”. If you are a smoker, please use ashtrays provided outside and empty them at the end of your stay.

You are dealing directly with the owners and we are happy to answer any queries you may have.

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
February 22, 2018


Callala Beach Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 5:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 2:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 4 queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • forests
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • surfing


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average rating of 4.888889 based on 36 reviews

Awesome value

  • 4 of 5

Great location. Very clean.

Everything that I needed was on offer. Thanks for a enjoyable stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Hi Milan, it is a pleasure. Really happy you enjoyed your stay. Thanks Cher
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Wollongong N S W

Wonderful holiday location

  • 5 of 5

WE had another wonderful holiday thank you again!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: That is great to hear Dawn. We look forward to your next visit! Cheers Cher
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ACT, Australia

Fantastic property

  • 5 of 5

We've just arrived back from a wonderful weekend at Callala beach staying at On the verge. The property is exactly as photographed and described. The reviews speak for themselves. Comfy,cosy, well maintained a superbly secure for my toddler and dog. Beach is literally round the corner. Can't wait to return here again!

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Hi Ryan, thank you for your fantastic comments, we share your sentiment! We look forward to welcoming you back anytime. Regards Cher
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Lovely located property.

  • 5 of 5

Spotlessly clean, well equipped cottage just a few minutes walk from Callala Beach.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Hi Mike, thank you for your great comments. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Cheers Cher
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Wollongong N S W

very comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our holiday again very much.Our dog loves the beach

  • Submitted: May 30, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you for your positive feedback again, Dawn. :) We look forward to seeing you again soon. Cheers Cher
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Wollongong N S W

Wonderfully comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and so did our dog. It ticked all our boxes for a relaxing holiday

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you for your great review, Dawn. It is so uplifting to hear how much our geust enjoy staying at OnTheVerge and taht you took advantage of all that Callala Beach has to offer. We look forward to welcoming the three of you back again soon. Kind regards Cher
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Other Activities:

Callala Beach


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional


  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 6 guests. Property has 6 beds and can sleep a maximum 6 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Bond Deposit: $200 per stay
    Cleaning Fee: $80 per stay

    Optional Costs
    Linen hire: $80 per stay

    * Ask the owner to arrange these

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