Suburb Profiles

North Nowra

North Nowra which follows the scenic Shoalhaven River from the Nowra Bridge along its banks. There are lovely well graded bush-walks here including The Grotto Walk, which overlooks the Nowra Golf Course and descends the escarpment to the riverbank below and Bomaderry Creek Walk which follows the line of the creek and offers either a short or long course.
Travelling through North Nowra the drive opens out to the plateau of West Cambewarra, home to some skilled artisans and much loved local wineries such as the Cambewarra Estate Winery.
North Nowra is a residential area, with some industrial areas and outlying rural areas. Predominate industries include manufacturing, education, retail and tourism. The majority of the workforce commute to Nowra/Bomaderry. North Nowra has a median age of 39 and is just 6km from the bustling CBD of Nowra.

Local Features include Nowra Golf and Recreation Club, Bomaderry Creek Regional Park, The Shoalhaven Zoo, Bernie Regan Sporting Complex, Booragal Place Reserve, Devlin Avenue Reserve, Crest Park, Drexel Oval, Gordon Cook Reserve, Greys Beach Reserve, Phillip Drive Reserve, Sharman Park, Sharp Reserve, Greys Beach and two schools. There are also a selection of local shops, a medical centre and a gym.