There is a reason this is one of the most beautiful spots to visit for a city-escape. And it's not because there are no kids.
Mags King takes a large - and excitable - group of friends to a five-bedroom luxury retreat on the outskirts of Berry.
Keith Austin finds oysters, coffee and a trail to feed a growing community of locavores in the Shoalhaven.
Julietta Jameson finds a large homestead and a little table tennis provide much-needed family fun.
Melissa Singer takes to the hills and hedges of the South Coast.
Inhaling deeply, Mags King discovers a country escape of high-end simplicity.
Chic finishes and fabulous colours make this cottage the perfect place for a contemporary family, writes Angie Kelly.
Attractive and fashionable town within easy reach of Sydney