Sapphire Marketplace is the major shopping destination of the Sapphire Coast region located in central Bega. The shopping centre includes the regions first discount department store - Big W, Woolworths, Dan Murphys and over 20 specialty stores
The Sapphire Coast is home to a variety of regularly held markets in its various towns. There are regular markets held in Bega, Merimbula, Candelo, Pambula and Eden
Each town in the Sapphire Coast has it's own feel and range of shops in the business areas.
Merimbula has a coastal seaside feel, with a good mix of stores including National brand names like Target, Rivers and Sanity, as well as homeware shops, clothing retailers, surf shops, giftware and a great range of cafes and essential services.
Pambula doesn't have national retailers and tends to focus more on craft, art, health and unique botiques.
Bega is home to Sapphire Marketplace, but also has a main street lined with interesting shops and eataries.