Eden – Beautifully uncivilisedOnce considered a site for Australia’s national capital, Eden’s natural assets and beauty have been preserved. The area is a national icon and has been named Australia’s premier whale watching destination by Australian Geographic .Getting here is easy. Our coastal port is located almost half way between Sydney and Melbourne, and just three hours drive from Canberra via Cooma. There are daily flights and coaches from Sydney and Melbourne. Canberra Airport also has flights from Singapore and New Zealand, which begin in September.