In the mood for a chilled afternoon of live music? Berrima’s Schmokin’ motocafé and the Surveyor General Inn is the place to be. Both venues regularly feature local artists and bands.
Every Saturday & Sunday Schmokin features Blues, Soul, Country and Indie artists on the forecourt on warm, sunny days or snag yourself a table by the cafes wood fire and enjoy some sweet tunes in the cooler months. Check the Schmokin’s Facebook and Instagram for session times.
The Surveyor General Inn
If a beer garden, ice cold beer and hot tunes is your idea of a great way to spend the afternoon, catch live music at the inns ‘Saturday Arvo on the Stone’ in the warmer weather. Check the Inns Facebook page for artists, dates and times.
Berrima village features two great playgrounds for the kiddies to burn off some energy and families to relax and enjoy the fresh air.
Berrima Market Place Park
Spend some time at the recently refurbished children’s play area in Berrima Market Place Park opposite the Berrima District Museum. Featuring a climbing castle, in-ground mini trampolines, a seesaw, play-net, swings, toddler play ship and a 25m flying fox, kids of all ages are sure to have a blast! The park also features picnic tables, BBQ facilities, toilets (including accessible toilet) and plenty of easy parking.
Berrima Reserve Camping Grounds, Oxley Street, Berrima
Situated in native bush surroundings with bird and wildlife, there is plenty of space for kids to run around and explore. And for a little more activity the reserve is at the beginning of the Berrima River Walk. The playground is located on the banks of the Wingecarribee River on Oxley Street, a short five minute walk to the centre of the village. BBQ’s, picnic tables areas and toilets are within the reserve grounds.
If a little gentle activity is on your itinerary, a game of boules might just hit the spot. Berrima boasts its very own Boules Court and rustic clubhouse situated in Market Place Park, at the south end of Berrima. Join the locals every Wednesday in a friendly game or bring along your own set of boules and challenge friends & family to a spirited competition. It’s sure to be fun!
Where: Berrima Boules Court, Market Place Park
When: Every Wednesday at 4pm or BYO boules anytime
Looking for a unique and fun way to explore Berrima and learn about the villages’ colonial history? Why not hit the streets on board a vintage inspired electric bike? Schmokin’, offers self guided ebike tours, with a handpicked trail highlighting Berrima’s not to be missed historic landmarks.
Hire a fabulous vintage inspired electric bike, grab a copy of their pocket guide with map and cruise the village. The trail is an easy ride around Berrima village and features 18 points of historic interest. Discover where notorious bushranger Ben Hall took a kip, delve into some intriguing cases at the Court House, take a step back in time at Harper’s Mansion, or drop into the character filled Surveyor General Inn. You are in for one sweet ride.
At the finale of your ride, there is no better way to relax and recharge than on your return to Schmokin’. Drop off your ebike and chill out at the Café Rider Pit Stop. Enjoy great coffee, simple street food and browse their range of vintage inspired motorcycles, ecofriendly bikes and edgy rider wear and accessories.
Time: Allow 2-3 hours for a leisurely ride
Perfect for: Families, couples, friends, corporate activities
Details: Shop 7-9, 1 Market Place, Berrima, NSW 2577. Ph 0456 565 651 | firstname.lastname@example.org | schmokin.com.au