Eden is a port town located on the south coast of NSW (New South Wales), Australia. It is located approx 480 km (300 ml) south of the state's capital Sydney. This is also NSW's southernmost town (population around 3,000), located between Nullica and Calle Calle Bay. It was built on undulating land that is adjacent to the 3rd-deepest natural harbour in southern hemisphere, and Snug Cove on the western boundary.
The eastern coastline of Eden has rugged cliffs at its southern end and a vast, sandy surf beach, north of the cliffs (Aslings Beach). The end of the beach is at the entrance to Lake Curalo, Twofold Bay's safe boating inlet. Eden's urban settlement commenced in 1843, but was officially proclaimed as township on March 20, 1885. The main industries in the town include forestry, fishing and tourism.
The Port of Eden is one of the two regional ports in NSW administered by New South Wales Maritime Authority; Yamba, on the North Coast, is the other. The Port of Eden is the biggest fishing port in NSW. Port's major export is woodchips. The port of Eden is shared with Department of Defence who constructed a large wharf for servicing of their warships. It also handles cruise vessels. From the 1850s to 1950s, port of Eden was serviced by Illawarra Steam Navigation Company.
Eden cruise terminal
Large cruise ships to Eden AU anchor in the sheltered Twofold Bay. From there, their passengers are transported to the port's wharf via the ship's tender boats (approx 5-min ride). The tender docking wharf is located very close (walking distance) from the town's center. At the wharf itself there are cafe restaurants offering fresh caught seafood.
Small-sized cruise ships and mega yachts dock directly at the wharf in the harbour (shown on the above photo).
The Eden cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Eden, NSW, Australia.
If you lose the Eden location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Eden cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Eden, NSW, Australia. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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3 March, 2017
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